Following the Wildcats' big win over West Virginia, Jordan Cornette pens an apology letter to Big Blue Nation... Or does he? Find out how the Campus Insiders basketball analyst thinks the Elite Eight matchup between Kentucky and Notre Dame will play out.
Notre Dame paved its way into the Elite 8, jettisoning seventh-seeded WIchita State 81-70 in the Sweet 16. The Irish now stare down the barrel at top-seeded Kentucky, the owners of an unblemished 37-0 record. ACC Digital Network host Jeff Fischel and analyst Jason Capel break down three keys to success for the Irish and examine when, if at all, the Wildcats have been vulnerable this season.
#4 seed North Carolina saw its season come to an end, falling to #1 seed Wisconsin 79-72 in the Sweet 16. The Tar Heels took a 33-31 lead into halftime but could not hold on against the tough-minded Badgers. ACC Digital Network host Jeff Fischel is joined by former UNC standout Jason Capel to break down the loss and reflect on the emotional year for the Tar Heels.
After beating Wichita State in the semifinals of the Midwest Region, Notre Dame head coach Mike Brey commends his team's "cruel" mentality and says the Irish are having one of the best seasons in the program's history.
America loves Sam Dekker so much he was trending on Twitter... too bad his name was misspelled. Basketball analyst Jordan Cornette explains why the basketball world should know his name in light of his improvement in the NCAA Tournament.
Guard play was a major factor in Notre Dame's 81-70 win over Wichita State in the Sweet 16 as Jerian Grant, Pat Connaughton and Demetrius Jackson combined for 45 points, 17 rebounds and 16 assists. ACC Digital Network host Jeff Fischel and analyst Jason Capel break down Notre Dame's backcourt performance that sends the Fighting Irish to their first Elite 8 since 1979.
When the rock rises between NC State and Louisville, it will mark the first time two ACC teams have ever met in the Sweet 16. Hear from both sides of the matchup as Louisville looks to avenge a 74-65 loss to the Wolfpack on February 14. Friday's winner goes on to face either Michigan State or Oklahoma for a chance to play in the Final Four.
Former San Francisco basketball player and coach Jim Brovelli was inducted into the West Coast Conference Hall of Honor on Saturday, March 7, 2015, at the Orleans Hotel in Las Vegas, NV. Watch his induction video and his acceptance speech here.
Listen to NC State head coach Mark Gottfried and leading scorer Trevor Lacey talk about their rematch with Louisville in the Sweet 16. Lacey says the Wolfpack needs to do more of the same to take down the Cards again. Gottfried feels his squad is very confident after taking down the likes of Louisville, UNC and Duke in ACC play.
Former San Diego basketball player Scott Thompson was inducted into the West Coast Conference Hall of Honor on Saturday, March 7, 2015, at the Orleans Hotel in Las Vegas, NV. Watch his induction video and his acceptance speech here.
Listen to Louisville big man Montrezl Harrell and head coach Rick Pitino talk about their rematch with NC State in the Sweet 16. Both guys also touch on their first year in the ACC, which has dominated play in the NCAA Tournament thus far.