We went to Frisco, TX for the tournament, reported from the Ford at Star, travelled back and almost immediately it is all swept away for the next thing. Obviously, the NCAA Tournament takes precedence. Also of note are the various post-season tournaments. Overall, C-USA has six of fourteen teams participating in the post-season.
Conference Tournament champs UAB will take on Houston as the 12th seed in the South bracket (San Antonio). Bracket with tip times
Regular season champions North Texas will host Sun Belt regular season champions Texas State in the first round of the NIT tonight. Preview on MGN
College Basketball Invitational
Pay-to-play tournaments are good for program-building. East division winner Middle Tennessee, FAU, and Rice will compete. More at CBI
The Basketball Classic
New name for the College Insider Tournament. Someone should tell the webmaster. UTEP will take on Western Illinois. More at UTEP’s site.
Women’s March Madness
Women’s champs CLT are the 14th seed vs Indiana.
There are four Conference USA teams in the WNIT
Southside Dragon Report is previewing all of the positions on the UAB depth chart.
AtTheRoost has info on the Rice running back coach.
GoBlueRaiders‘ Sam Doughton writes about the hurt that comes when you care.