March Madness: Then and Now

By: Carter Caldwell and Lauren Redfern March is an exciting time for college basketball fans. The tournament decides who the National Champions will be. 68 teams have an opportunity to hoist up the trophy at the end of the month. But how did this beloved tourney begin? The History of March Madness The first tournament took place in 1939, and was created by the National … Continue reading March Madness: Then and Now

UD Upsets OSU

by Maria Gerbic University of Dayton delivered today with a shocking 60-59 upset against Ohio State.  The game left those who watched on the edge of their seats, with the score never more than 3 points apart. Vee Sanford made the winning bank shot with 3.8 seconds left in the game. This major upset ended Aaron Craft’s college career when his last second attempt bounced … Continue reading UD Upsets OSU

$1 Billion at Stake for Perfect March Madness Bracket

by Emily Engle The March Madness 2014 tournament opens this year on March 18, and any sports fan who correctly predicts the winner of all 63 games played could win $1 billion.  The March Madness tournament is held once a year to determine a national champion of all NCAA college basketball teams across the country.  Predicting each game outcome in this way is called “filling … Continue reading $1 Billion at Stake for Perfect March Madness Bracket