Tag: NCAA bubble


ACC Bubble Watch: How N.C. State, Miami and Pitt are looking on the way to Greensboro

Let’s look at the ACC bubble teams the way the NCAA Tournament Selection Committee will. No more BPI, no KenPom, no record in the last 12.

Has Florida State’s NCAA bubble burst?

Florida State sure could have used a win over ACC regular-season champ UVa. in the ACC Tournament quarterfinals on Friday.

Pitt has played its way off the NCAA bubble, right?

Twenty-four wins, 12 in the ACC. An RPI rating of 44. Pitt has nothing to worry about when it comes to Selection Sunday, does it?

Florida State and the NCAA bubble: Where do they meet?

Going into the 2014 ACC Tournament, Florida State was a first four out team in ESPN bracketologist Joe Lunardi’s rendering of the NCAA Tournament field. The ‘Noles knew they needed at least a win on Thursday in the second round against Maryland to get on the right side of the bubble. Not that FSU coach Leonard Hamilton is admitting that he even gave it a scintilla of thought or anything.

UVA Athletics

Chris Graham: What do we learn from UVa. loss at Maryland?

#5 UVa.’s 13-game winning streak ended Sunday in overtime in a raucous environment at Comcast Center in College Park. What can we learn from the defeat, and how can Virginia move forward from the loss?

Chris Graham: Still not sold on Tony Bennett

And apparently, I’m on an island of one on this, but no, I’m still not sold on the job that Tony Bennett is doing at UVa. I say that conceding that this year could be a monster year for Bennett’s Cavs, who were ranked in the Associated Press Top 25 preseason poll today, the first preseason ranking for Virginia since 2001.

UVa. wins nailbiter at Virginia Tech, 61-59

A 17-2 second-half run erased an eight-point deficit, and Virginia held on after losing its starting guards to foul trouble […]

Hokies' ACC run ends

An Erick Green layup at the 18-minute mark brought Virginia Tech within six, but an 11-2 Duke run pushed the […]

Riding the bubble again?

Maybe I’m alone on this, but that’s where I think Virginia Tech is after that demoralizing 76-61 home loss to […]

No question: Tech got snubbed

Column by Chris Graham [email protected]    Virginia Tech did itself no favor in going one-and-done in Greensboro, no doubt. But […]


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