Happening Hoops 2021-22 Pre-Season CBI/CIT Bracketology

Happening Hoops 2021-22 Pre-Season CBI/CIT Bracketology

By: Ethan Hennessy College basketball is right around the corner! I am back for my fifth season of CBI and CIT Bracketology. I will attempt to provide the most accurate predictions of these two postseason tournament fields. Here is my prediction of what the fields will look like come March. Whether you are excited or […]

Change to the Field of The Diamond Head Classic

Change to the Field of The Diamond Head Classic

By: Ethan Hennessy On May 4th Happening Hoops broke seven of the eight teams in the field of the 2021 Diamond Head Classic in Honolulu Hawaii which included BYU, Liberty, New Mexico State, South Florida, Stanford, Wyoming, and host Hawaii. Hours later Jon Rothstein of CBS Sports announced that Northern Iowa would be the final […]

Maryland, Mississippi State, and NC State to Headline Bahamas Tournament

Maryland, Mississippi State, and NC State to Headline Bahamas Tournament

By: Ethan Hennessy Maryland, Mississippi State, NC State, and 1 team TBD will travel to the Bahamas to play in an multi-team-event. The event will be part of each team’s 2021-22 non conference schedule. Maryland (Big Ten) finished last season 17-14 making it to the second round of the NCAA Tournament. Mississippi State (SEC) concluded […]

The Future of the MVC

The Future of the MVC

By: Ethan Hennessy Let’s talk about the Missouri Valley Conference. This is probably going to ruffle some feathers, but I think the MVC has hit its peak as a conference and will start a downhill turn. Loyola Chicago and Porter Moser One big part of why I think the Valley is in trouble is because […]

Happening Hoops CBI Bracketology

Happening Hoops CBI Bracketology

By: Ethan Hennessy March 13th 2021 10 PM EST This is the final 8 team field for the 2021 CBI. The tournament will be held at the Ocean Center in Daytona Beach Florida. It will be played from March 22 through March 24th. CBI (8 teams) Bryant (15-6 NEC) Coastal Carolina (16-7 Sun Belt) Bellarmine […]

Happening Hoops CBI Bracketology

Happening Hoops CBI Bracketology

By: Ethan Hennessy March 13th 2021 Noon EST The 2021 CBI will be held at the Ocean Center in Daytona Beach Florida. The tournament I’m told will be between eight and twelve teams this year. One day from Selection Sunday here is how the field looks College Basketball Invitational (12 teams) Southern Utah (20-4 Big […]

Happening Hoops CBI Bracketology

Happening Hoops CBI Bracketology

By: Ethan Hennessy March 13th 2021 The 2021 CBI will be held at the Ocean Center in Daytona Beach Florida. The tournament I’m told will be between eight and twelve teams this year. College Basketball Invitational (12 teams) Bellarmine (13-7 ASUN) Army (12-9 Patriot) Coastal Carolina (16-7 Sun Belt) Stetson (11-14 ASUN) Longwood (12-16 Big […]

Happening Hoops CBI bracketology

Happening Hoops CBI bracketology

By: Ethan Hennessy March 10th 2021 The CBI usually hosts a 16 team tournament at campus sites, but based on the information I am hearing from sources around the country it seems this year to be less than 16 and will be held at a neutral site. With no NIT automatic qualifier bids going to […]

Happening Hoops CBI Bracketology

Happening Hoops CBI Bracketology

By: Ethan Hennessy March 5th 2021 The CBI looks to be holding its postseason tournament at a neutral site location this season. Normally predicting the CBI and CIT tournaments are difficult because there is no set criteria and there are so many factors that go into receiving and accepting bids to these tournaments. However, this […]

Happening Hoops CBI Bracketology

Happening Hoops CBI Bracketology

By: Ethan Hennessy February 26th 2021 The CBI looks to be holding its postseason tournament at a neutral site location this season. I have been hearing rumors about Daytona Beach Florida as a possible destination. Normally predicting the CBI and CIT tournaments are difficult because there is no set criteria and there are so many […]