Top 10 Teams with Something to Prove in NCAA Tournament

Anything can happen in the month of March, so who should you place your money on in the wide-open field of the NCAA tournament? Below are 10 teams that have something to prove in the Big Dance and could find themselves heading to Minneapolis at the beginning of April should they peak at the right time. (Odds up-to-date as of 8 p.m. Friday, March 15) 1. Virginia (+600) The No. 1 seed in last year’s tournament, Virginia experienced the ultimate [...]

Can Ja Morant Lead Murray State on NCAA Tournament Run

Sophomore stud Ja Morant may be a top dog in college basketball, but he and the Murray State Racers are a surefire underdog heading into the NCAA tournament. The mid-major squad was the first to earn a bid in the Big Dance after defeating Belmont 77-65 in the Ohio Valley Conference Championship. Morant, the eighth-leading scorer in college basketball (24.6 ppg) and projected No. 2 pick in the upcoming NBA draft, tallied a team-high 36 points, seven rebounds and two [...]