BiCoastal Bias NCAA Tournament Picks

Hello Frappeheads. It is the night before the NCAA tournament kicks off in full force, and I’m sure many of you are preparing schemes to watch the games without missing work tomorrow. Some of you might still be finishing up your brackets. I love the fact that everyone has their own little habitual method to…

The Final Four is here, enjoy it

Forget about your bracket for a minute, this Final Four is going to be a real treat. So what if the office secretary is winning your pool because she picked all the number one seeds? Face it, she wins every year, and every year you come up with a new excuse so that you can…

Busted Brackets

With this being the first year that all four number ones have made it to the final four, every serious basketball fan should feel cheated and frustrated. One of the things that has always made NCAA basketball just a little bit more thrilling than say the NBA, has been the ability for the underdog to…

Coach Bob Knight: Quitter?

With 902 career wins and 10 games left still yet to be played this 2008 season, controversial and legendary Texas Tech basketball coach Bob Knight abruptly announced he was quitting and handing the reigns of the team over to his son, Pat Knight. The announcement ended a storied career that stretched over 42 seasons. 29…

NCAA Continues To Miss It

Since we have a week off from the NFL and talking about Tom Brady’s ankle seems rather pointless at this moment, lets point our energies toward the NCAA and men’s baskeball. Today, ESPN has reported that O.J. Mayo might have violated NCAA rules by accepting a pair of courtside tickets from Carmelo Anthony. The problem…

Rock Solid NCAA Championship Pick

I’ve heard the rankling that goes something like, “Let Intrinsic make his pick, and just take the opposite”. That’s wack. And for those of you who have said that my odds are getting better because of my mispicks…….wrong. They’re still 50%. Meet the new boss. Same as the old boss. The Florida Gators will again…

The RPI Conspiracy

If you’ve watched any college basketball this season, you’ve definitely heard someone mention the RPI rating system, also known as the “Ratings Percentage Index.” The RPI isn’t new, the NCAA has allegedly been using it to rank teams since 1981. It was only last year, however, that the NCAA released the RPI publicly. The RPI…