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North Carolina Tar Heels Receive Championship Rings Banner To Be Unveiled At Event

By Ryan Touhey,

Kenan Stadium in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, was the sight of triumph and tragedy last night. The tragedy came in the form of a 47-35 North Carolina football loss to Louisville. The triumph though, was the basketball team receiving their 2016-17 NCAA Championship rings.

Kentucky Fans Identified But Not Charged For Threatening NCAA Official

Kentucky head coach John Calipari argues a call in the first half of the South Regional final game against North Carolina in the NCAA college basketball tournament Sunday, March 26, 2017, in Memphis, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey) 

By Ryan Touhey,

According to numerous news sources, NCAA referee John Higgins was the target of threats from Kentucky basketball fans during the NCAA Tournament. They occurred after Kentucky’s 75-73 South Regional final loss to North Carolina in Memphis Tennessee on March 26.

NCAA Championship Game Tomorrow In Phoenix

By Ryan Touhey,

Tomorrow night’s NCAA Championship game will be battled out between Gonzaga and North Carolina, at the University of Phoenix Stadium. Gonzaga and North Carolina both had to fight their way to the championship. Gonzaga defeated South Carolina last night 77-73 to advance, while North Carolina hung on to defeat Oregon 77-76.

NCAA March Madness Outlook

Credits: Chris Steppig – Pool/Getty Images)

By: Ryan Touhey,

According to NCAA.com, The Division I Men’s Basketball committee unveiled their predictions for the Sweet 16 for March Madness, on CBS this afternoon. They have the defending National Champions, the Villanova Wildcats, on top as the first seed, and have Mike Krzyzewski and the Duke Blue Devils, 16th. In between those teams are the likes of schools such as North Carolina, Louisville, and the currently-ranked number 1 team in the country, the Gonzaga Bulldogs. With the tournament a month away, and the regular season still currently ongoing, it’ll be interesting to see how accurate the committee was with their choices, and how everything ends up playing out.

Five Things That Will Happen Before March Madness

2016 NCAA Men’s Final Four National Championship game at NRG Stadium on April 4, 2016 in Houston, Texas. Credit – Getty Images

By: Ryan Touhey                                                                                   

The most exciting time of the year for college basketball fans is nearly two months away, when 68 Division I teams battle it out for the NCAA National Championship during March Madness. The rocky road to the University of Phoenix Stadium, will surely be one of unforgettable and exhilarating moments, and with conference play currently ongoing, it may be the appropriate time to prepare ourselves for such occasions.