Road trip Saturday Number 4 Chicago State Nov 4

Road trip Saturday Number 4 Chicago State Nov 4

For the first time this season I took a road trip, and it was actually on a Saturday! On November fourth I piled in the car with two of my friends. This was my third straight weekend I traveled somewhere for a game, and it was the third state in that three-week period. Additionally, this […]

Chicago Power Rankings 2017-18 Preseason (11-7-17)

Chicago Power Rankings 2017-18 Preseason (11-7-17)

Ethan Hennessy 1 Northwestern – The wildcats finally did it! They removed themselves from the never made it to the big dance club after reaching not only the NCAA tournament, but the round of 32 last season. They bring back two 2017-18 preseason all Big Ten team selections in Scottie Lindsey and Bryant McIntosh. The […]

Maryland college basketball power rankings preseason 2017-2018 (10-5-17)

Maryland college basketball power rankings preseason 2017-2018 (10-5-17)

Ethan Hennessy 1) Maryland – Fresh off their third straight trip to the NCAA tournament the Terps finished tied for second in the Big Ten. They do lose explosive point guard Melo Trimble to the NBA, but still retain a bunch of key role players from last year’s tournament team. Anthony Cowan, Kevin Huerter, and […]

Road Trip Saturday Number 3 Michigan State in Grand Rapids

Road Trip Saturday Number 3 Michigan State in Grand Rapids

Ethan Hennessy Exactly a week after traveling to Milwaukee Wisconsin I found myself on the road again in the month of October, but this time I was on the eastern side of lake Michigan as I went to Grand Rapids Michigan to see the number two ranked Michigan State Spartans take on the Georgia Bulldogs. […]

Road Trip Saturday Number 2 Marquette

Road Trip Saturday Number 2 Marquette

It was an odd feeling to be going to a college basketball game in October. However, it was under a unique circumstance that this game even occurred. Normally teams are only allotted two exhibitions, but this year the NCAA allowed all division one teams to participate in a third exhibition to raise funds for different […]

What do Schools Hang a Banner for?

What do Schools Hang a Banner for?

Ethan Hennessy *For this article 2017 postseason appearances will not be referenced because banners for this past season have not been hung yet Whenever I go to a college basketball game and look up in the rafters of various arenas I always think to myself what is “worthy” of hanging a banner? It is pretty […]

Road Trip Saturday Part 1B

Road Trip Saturday Part 1B

This is the first installment of the Road trip Saturday blog for the 2017-18 season (even though this actually took place in the summer before the season starts).  My journey from Maryland back to Indiana continues on day two. I got an early start to the day, and decided to stop by my school’s now former […]

Road Trip Saturday Part 1A

Road Trip Saturday Part 1A

This is the first installment of the road trip Saturday blog for the 2017-18 season (even though this actually took place in the summer before the season starts).  Twice each year I make the journey from Maryland to Indiana for college in August, then back to Maryland in May. This time I was going out to […]