2022 Women’s Final Four Preview

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It has been a wild couple of weeks. Two seeds Iowa and Baylor got upset early and 10 seed Creighton made it all the way to the Elite Eight. But now we are left with perhaps the best four teams. Three ones and a two. South Carolina, Stanford, Louisville, and UConn. Let’s take a look […] READ MORE


2021-2022 Big East Basketball Preview

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We are now less than two weeks away from the start of the 2021-2022 NCAA college basketball season. Last Word On Sports continues our coverage with our Big East preview. The Big East is coming off a tough season. It was really a rebuilding year for a lot of teams in the conference. The conference […] READ MORE



Pandemic Profiles: Mount Saint Mary’s Basketball Doesn’t Hit Pause on a Championship

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This summer, Last Word on Basketball looks to profile college basketball teams and their journey through a season played during a pandemic. We kicked things off looking at South Dakota out of the Summit League. Next up is the Mount Saint Mary’s basketball program. The Mountaineers are led by Dan Engelstad, who just completed his […] READ MORE


Masked-Up Matchup: Holy Cross and Boston Players Wearing Masks on Court

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The Holy Cross Crusaders defeated the Boston University Terriers 68-66 on Tuesday night. The score of this tight early-season conference game wasn’t at the forefront, however. This matchup marked the first occurrence of all players wearing masks during gameplay. Boston and Holy Cross Players Wear Masks During Gameplay The image of players wearing masks went […] READ MORE




2020-21 Big 12 Week One Takeaways

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Over the past decade, one of the most consistent conferences in all of College Basketball has been the Big 12. They are headlined by one of the best regular-season collaborations with the Big 12/SEC Challenge. The Big 12 has won that competition four of the seven seasons. The only instance where the conference lost the […] READ MORE



Andrew Nembhard Immediately Eligible for Gonzaga

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The rich get richer. Junior guard, Andrew Nembhard, who transferred this offseason from the Florida Gators was granted immediate eligibility. Gonzaga is already the preseason number one team and now they add one of the best guards in the country. The NCAA has been extremely lenient (rightfully so) with waivers this year, but this is the biggest […] READ MORE