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Live NCAA Tournament updates

Thursday, March 17, 2011, 5:33 AM
One of the two best days of the college basketball season is upon us. From noon to midnight, we'll be feasting on NCAA Tournament hoops from across the country. You can get updates on all today's action below, and click here for a live scoreboard and stats. I'll be chatting throughout the afternoon... Read more

The Schuylkill 16 2010-11: Week 18

Tuesday, March 15, 2011, 4:07 PM
As we get set to tip off the NCAA Tournament tonight, here's your take on how the local teams stack up against each other. One last reminder to make your selections in Philly.com's NCAA Tournament Pick'Em contest. You can join the Soft Pretzel Logic readers group by clicking here. 1. Temple, 20 points -... Read more

Here's my bracket. What's yours?

Tuesday, March 15, 2011, 7:20 AM
I finally have all my picks in. It took me a while to decide on some of them, but with the First Round starting tonight, there wasn't much time to waste. So here's my bracket. Now I want to see yours. Sign up for Philly.com's NCAA Tournament pick'em contest, and join the "Soft Pretzel Logic Readers"... Read more

Local coaches make their Final Four picks

Monday, March 14, 2011, 8:29 PM
Local coaches make their Final Four picks This time of year is full of rituals. One of my favorites comes on the morning after Selection Sunday, when all six local Division I men's basketball coaches gather at the Palestra for a breakfast fundraiser to benefit Coaches vs. Cancer. No one will ever... Read more

Video: Fran Dunphy interview

Monday, March 14, 2011, 8:20 PM
My interview with Temple coach Fran Dunphy at the 2011 Coaches vs. Cancer March Madness Tip-Off Breakfast. Read more

Live updates: Atlantic 10 quarterfinals and Big East semifinals

Friday, March 11, 2011, 2:17 AM
NEW YORK - Welcome to another crazy day on the college basketball landscape. During the afternoon and early evening, many eyes in the Northeast will be trained on Atlantic City, as the quarterfinals of the Atlantic 10 Tournament are played at Boardwalk Hall. Then, once the sun goes down, attention... Read more

The Schuylkill 16 2010-11: Week 17

Thursday, March 10, 2011, 4:03 PM
NEW YORK - Sorry this is a day late. I was going to post it yesterday, but then the refereeing mess happened in the Rutgers-St. John's game so I decided to write about that. I should note that ballots were cast before that game, so they don't reflect Rutgers' loss. But if you read all the way to the... Read more

Crunchy Numbers: Championship Week edition

Tuesday, March 8, 2011, 4:44 PM
NEW YORK - Greetings from Madison Square Garden, where as you know by now I'm live-blogging today's Big East Tournament action. While we have time between games, here's the latest edition of Crunchy Numbers. Thoughts on what you see here? Read more

The Schuylkill 16 2010-11: Week 16

Wednesday, March 2, 2011, 7:51 PM
There are some very upset Villanova fans out there, in case you haven't heard... 1. Temple, 25 points (11 first-place votes) - "They deserve it and got shafted in the national rankings. A clear dis of Philadelphia basketball, not to be taken lying down." (Patrick Flannery) 2. Villanova, 70 points... Read more

Crunchy Numbers: Why Villanova fans should back away from the ledge

Tuesday, March 1, 2011, 10:17 PM
Now that it's March, I'd like to take a bit of a different approach towards our weekly stats roundup. Specifically, I'd like to tell Villanova fans to back away from the ledge and breathe. Despite the mass outbreak of paranoid hysteria on Lancaster Ave., I find it very hard to believe that the Wildcats... Read more
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