College Basketball

A Violent Femme’s View – Bracket (Mis)Management

A Violent Femme’s View – Bracket (Mis)Management

Photo credit: redcuprebellion.com Even I, a person truly ignorant of college basketball for the most part until this year, gets into March Madness.  (Now I’m just semi-ignorant.) How do I make my picks? I’ve done everything... read more »

 

Bracketology: If All Else Fails, Make an Algorithm

Bracketology: If All Else Fails, Make an Algorithm

Here’s the deal, I have never won a March Madness tournament. Hell, it’s a banner year if I finish in the top third. But that doesn’t stop me from at least trying. Let’s face it, the only difference between the dude that... read more »

 

2012 NCAA Mascots Bracket

2012 NCAA Mascots Bracket

Odds are that if you are reading this, you are one of the millions that will fill out a bracket for the NCAA Basketball Tournament. Whether it’s through an office pool or something with your friends, you’ll go through picking teams... read more »

 

Wisconsin Badgers – 11 Year Report

Wisconsin Badgers – 11 Year Report

With the win last night on Senior Night, Coach Bo Ryan tied for the winningest coach in Wisconsin Badger history. To compare his 11 years at Wisconsin against other teams during the same time frame, I looked at a scattering of 100 NCAA basketball... read more »

 

(The Return of) PD Sunday Sampler 12/11/11: Braun Out?

(The Return of) PD Sunday Sampler 12/11/11: Braun Out?

Nothing like a good drug scandal to get everyone’s attention…….. At a time when the focus of sports fans in Wisconsin should be on the Green Bay Packers’ undefeated season, Badger running back Montee Ball’s Heisman... read more »

 

Mixed (Badgers) Blessings

Mixed (Badgers) Blessings

Saturday was a jumble of emotions for this fan of the Cardinal and White.  I waited with grand anticipation for the Badgers to appear in the first ever Big(12)Ten Football Championship Game in the evening.  But before that, in the afternoon,... read more »

 

Marquette vs. Wisconsin – “The Rivalry 2.0″

Marquette vs. Wisconsin – “The Rivalry 2.0″

Perhaps I took the wrong approach when I tried this last year. Wisconsin is first and foremost a football state. While true, that doesn’t stop fans of other sports from giving 100% of their attention and their emotion. Case in point: College... read more »

 

Wisconsin Basketball Preview – 2011-12

Wisconsin Basketball Preview – 2011-12

õîááèò èëè òóäà è îáðàòíî Another year, another top-25 preseason ranking for the Wisconsin Badgers basketball team. Whether fair or not, a lot of extra attention is being heaped on this squad because of one person:... read more »

 

Marquette Basketball Preview – 2011-12

Marquette Basketball Preview – 2011-12

The Marquette University basketball team has plenty to look forward to. Coming off a season in which they went way beyond expectations and rode into the Sweet Sixteen, they will hope to make a serious run at their first ever Big East Championship.... read more »

 

Daybreak Doppler: Friday, 06-24 — A Sub in the House

Daybreak Doppler: Friday, 06-24 — A Sub in the House

This week’s Daybreak Doppler Dames theme is Women From Summer TV Shows. Mary-Louise Parker (Weeds) Wally is off in Maine, perhaps engaged in some Serious Lobstering or, at least, Seriously Monstered, so... read more »