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The Bracket Battle

Here we are. The eve of the least productive day for the American workforce, aka the observed start to the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament. Like many of you, my bracket has consumed my life for the better part of three days. I've read/watched just about everyexpert on the planet tell me what they think will happen, and am now combining their...
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Winning Bracket

I’m pretty sure these are all correct. Round of 64 Kentucky-Western Kentucky               Kentucky Iowa State-UConn                               UConn Wichita State-VCU                              Wichita State Indiana-New Mexico State                 Indiana UNLV-Colorado                                  ...
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NSIC Tournament Replays

Replays for last weekend's NSIC Basketball Championships will be running for the next few nights on Midco Sports Network. These games originally went head-to-head with our Summit League coverage, so if you missed them then, be sure to take advantage of this second chance to see some great NCAA Division II hoops. Wednesday, Mar. 7 Women's...
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Augie's Improbable Second Chance

It was quite a whirlwind few days for the Augustana men's basketball team. On Wednesday (Feb. 29), Augie dropped a 91-83 decision at MSU Moorhead in the NSIC quarterfinals. At the time, it appeared the loss would mark the end to a disappointing season for the talent-laden Vikings, who had been tabbed as the preseason favorite in the...
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Summit at the Sheraton

Hanging out today at the Sheraton Hotel in Sioux Falls which is connected to the Sioux Falls Arena which is host for the next four days to the Summit League basketball tournament. Brad Newitt and I will “do” the mens games on Midco Sports Net… Al Bahe and Juno Pintar will announce the women.  4 games Saturday, 4 Sunday, 4 Monday. We’ve been...
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NSIC Tourney Update

Tonight's quarterfinal round of the NSIC Tournament offered very little in the way of surprises. All but one higher seed advanced, though you could hardly call Winona State's win over St. Cloud State a surprise. There is still one quarterfinal game to be played. The Minnesota State-Minnesota Duluth women's contest was postponed due to a...
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