2011 NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament

This is my favorite sporting event of the year! There is no single event which generates more excitement over a longer period than the NCAA men’s basketball tournament. Coupled with Spring Training and Opening Day, there is no better season on the sporting calendar than mid-March through early April. So, the 2011 version of the […]

Sweet 16!

WOW! What an opening weekend to the tournament! There is no measurement methodology available that could have accurately predicted these games. Someone with some lucky guesses, sure. But there is no science available that could have seen this coming. Science aside though, there were some great games. Looking to the second weekend though, we have […]

Week to week ranking movement

Kansas is still #1 this week despite its loss last week and will most likely retain the top spot in next weeks poll with its win over K-State Wednesday night! Just because a team loses once or twice doesn’t mean that the team has lost some of its luster. Kansas is the class of the […]

Interesting Week in College Basketball

College basketball has had an interesting week this first week of February. I watched Illinois/Michigan St tonight (2/6) and that was just one of several Top 15 upsets for the week. A few particular teams of note in the SportsMeasures Top 30 include St. Mary’s (CA), Cornell and Northern Iowa, 22nd, 24th and 29th, respectively. […]