Hockey is Still Happening…

A great semifinal series between Pittsburgh and Philadelphia: [youtube][/youtube] 1 min 10 sec [youtube][/youtube] 1 min 23 sec

Buckeyes Win Basketball NIT Tournament

The Ohio State Buckeyes defeated the University of Massachusetts Minutemen last night at Madison Square Garden, 92-85.  It’s not quite on par with winning the NCAA tournament, but it is still a solid accomplishment for a college basketball team.

NCAA Bracketology – Crazy Picks

Update – While Dayton is certainly not a championship caliber team, it’s important to note that 5 of the 8 schools selected ahead of UD (with records and rankings lower than UD) lost in the first round of the NCAA tournament:

NIT Post-Season Tournament

It appears that the 2008 NIT post-season tournament is set.   Ohio State, University of Dayton, Cleveland State, and University of Akron represent Ohio in the tournament (Xavier and Kent State are in the NCAA).   There are also three A-10 teams,

Greatest Hockey Game Ever

Of course, I’m talking about the 1980 Olympics when the USA beat the Soviets… It’s hard to believe that it was 28 years ago… I remember watching the game on my television in the Sammy frat house at OSU.  I still get

Flyers Lose Must-Win Game

Len and I went to UD Arena to watch the Dayton Flyers battle the 12th ranked Xavier Musketeers in a game that was pivotal for the Flyers’ chances for the NCAA tournament.   Unfortunately, XU was a much more athletic team