Grounds For Divorce

I’m filing for divorce. There, I said it. I need time away to see if I want to continue this relationship as a Hawkeye fan. Why am I doing this? Easy. There is a faction (a certain group) of Iowa fans and media that has made it hard for me to remain a fan. The … More Grounds For Divorce

Part 2 of “Ideas for a 96-team tournament to be successful”

On Tuesday, we started exploring ideas that the NCAA can make their men’s basketball tournament successful once they expand the field from 64 to 96 teams.  Today, we’ll look at the teams, television coverage, and the tournament locations. The decision to expand the field will most likely come in July, with the proposal to go … More Part 2 of “Ideas for a 96-team tournament to be successful”

“Better get used to it” Ideas for a 96-team tournament to be successful

Someone I know asked me late last week what is my opinion on the NCAA’s inevitable decision to expand the men’s basketball tournament from 65 teams to 96. My official response was “personally, I’m not a fan of it, but it’s going to happen.  Better sit back and get used to it.” I’m not a … More “Better get used to it” Ideas for a 96-team tournament to be successful