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NIT Preview: George Washington to Host Gators in Quaterfinals

Feb 13, 2016; St. Bonaventure, NY, USA; George Washington Colonials forward Kevin Larsen (21) reacts to a made three-point basket against the St. Bonaventure Bonnies during the first half at the Reilly Center. Mandatory Credit: Rich Barnes-USA TODAY Sports

The George Washington University Colonials men’s basketball team will host the Florida Gators in the quarterfinals of the NIT Wednesday night. The Colonials (25-10) cruised to an 87-71 win against Monmouth on Monday night.  They will now advance to the quarterfinals to face the Gators (21-14) in Washington, D.C..  The winner of the quarterfinal match up …

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NCAA Tournament: West Regional Recap

Mar 20, 2016; Oklahoma City, OK, USA; Texas A&M Aggies players celebrate the victory against the Northern Iowa Panthers after the game in the second round of the 2016 NCAA Tournament at Chesapeake Energy Arena. Mandatory Credit: Kevin Jairaj-USA TODAY Sports

The first weekend of the 2016 NCAA Tournament is officially over. The West Region consisted of stellar individual performances, epic comebacks and teams winning their first ever NCAA Tournament game. Oregon, the No. 1 seed in the West, easily took care of Holy Cross in the first round 91-52 and then won …

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Preview: Florida Takes on Ohio State in 1st Post-Season Matchup Since the Glory Days

Mar 11, 2016; Nashville, TN, USA; Florida Gators head coach Mike White questions a call against the Texas A&M Aggies during the SEC conference tournament at Bridgestone Arena. Texas A&M Aggies won 72-66. Mandatory Credit: Christopher Hanewinckel-USA TODAY Sports

The Gators have not squared off against the Ohio State Buckeyes in the post-season since Gainesville, FL was Titletown, U.S.A. Back then, Joakim Noah and Al Horford commanded a dominate front-court, while Corey Brewer, the 2007 NCAA Tournament’s MOP, led the squad’s offensive attack. This Sunday, the stakes are different. Instead …

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