The United States men's national basketball team have defeated Spain in its first warmup match before the FIBA World Cup in Spain, 90-81. The game took place in Anaheim, California. Gregg Popovich's boys have been dominating since the start of the match, using their quickness over Spain's lineup. The … Read More... about USA Basketball Team Beats Spain, 90-81
Tony Bennett reached his dream. The NCAA championship title. But not only that, he removed the label of a loser from himself earned during the previous NCAA tournament. One of the best coaches in college basketball at the moment, crowned his career with a trophy he fully deserved. After almost a decade on the bench of the Cavaliers, he brought them the first national … [Read more...] about Tony Bennett: “Defeat Against UMBC Bought Us a Ticket Here”
The Virginia Cavaliers showed what are they all about. After writing history last season, they wrote it again in this campaign. But there is a big difference. The Cavs are now the champs! They have defeated Texas Tech Red Raiders in the NCAA championship game after overtimes, 85-77, and clinched their first title. Last season they became the first No.1 in the history of … [Read more...] about Virginia Cavaliers Win the NCAA Title For the First Time !
While we write this article, some 11 hours are separating us until the climax of this NCAA season. The Virginia Cavaliers and the Texas Tech Red Raiders are meeting in one of the most unexpected finals in the history of college basketball. And there were a lot of surprises over the course of time. So who's it gonna be? Tony Bennett or Chris Beard? Kyle Guy or Jarrett … [Read more...] about Virginia or Texas Tech? Who Will Become Immortal?
Virginia Cavaliers reached the NCAA finals, after defeating Auburn Tigers last night in Minneapolis, 63-62. Tony Bennett will finally have the chance to prove his worth and win the national championship. But this game isn't going to be about their win, as much as about the controversy surrounding the foul called on Kyle Guy in the last moments of the contest. The referees … [Read more...] about Kyle Guy on Free Throws: “A Kids Dream Come True”
Every so often, I try to stop and explain to my readers that there is no such thing as a “moneyline prediction.” Sometimes editors use keywords like “moneyline prediction,” and I’m guilty of calling a lot of my recommended straight-up bets predictions even though that’s not what they really are. Moneylines are almost always unequal odds, like (-200) vs (+175). I may make a … [Read more...] about NCAA Final Four: Virginia Looks Like a Bad Wager vs Auburn
Oh boy! All those top seeds in the Elite Eight made for quite a thrilling ride. The average margin of the four games at the end of regulation was under 2 points, leading some to call this the best Elite Eight in NCAA tournament history. A couple of big boys fell this past weekend in Duke and Gonzaga. UNC and Michigan also watched their title chances bite the dust following … [Read more...] about 2019 Final Four Futures Tracker – Why it Makes Sense to Bet Virginia
Tony Bennett matched his father's success. He got to the Final Four, just like Dick Bennett did 19 years ago with Wisconsin Badgers. These two became only the second pair of fathers and sons who reached the final stage of the NCAA's March Madness, after Virginia eliminated Purdue in the Elite Eight last night, 80-75. Bennett Jr., now aged 50, still remembers the game … [Read more...] about Tony Bennett On Reaching the Final Four: “I Didn’t Realize How Hard It Is”
The best was saved for the last. In the most exciting NCAA game of the day, Virginia Cavaliers managed to defeated Oregon Ducks after a huge battle. The result was 53-49 for Tony Bennett's guys who had to go deep under to take this one. This was one of those games where points are a rarity, and scoring droughts which last for several minutes are a regular thing. Now, … [Read more...] about Tony Bennett Following Sweet 16 Win: “We’ve Built one Defense”