The Madness Has Begun – Chattanooga Earns Bid With Buzzer-Beater


March Madness has officially begun after the Chattanooga Mocs punch their ticket to the NCAA Tournament on an overtime buzzer-beater.  The Madness Has Begun – Chattanooga Earns Bid With Buzzer-Beater The Southern Conference Tournament won’t draw the attention of the casual college basketball fans, but on Monday night the championship round made headlines. The top-ranked […] READ MORE

2020-21 SoCon Basketball Preview


LWOS continues its conference previews with the 2020-21 SoCon Basketball Preview. The Southern Conference has been one of the strongest mid-major leagues the last few seasons. Wofford won a first-round game in 2019 and would have been an at-large selection if it did not win the conference tournament. UNC Greensboro was the first team left […] READ MORE

Southern Conference 2010s All-Decade Team


The Southern Conference went through realignment when Davidson, Charleston, and Elon all left. However, with the league reloaded with mid-major basketball powers in East Tennessee State and Mercer as well as VMI. The conference has been strong in the past few years, and there have been some fantastic players in the last ten years. Southern […] READ MORE

Mid-Major Tournament Previews: Week One

When people hear the term March Madness, they often think about the NCAA Tournament. However, the madness begins with conference tournaments. Mid-major conferences have more on the line than their major counterparts. For most of them, only one team will be representing the league in the bracket. 12 conferences begin the quest for March glory […] READ MORE

East Tennessee State Deserves an At-Large Bid


Every year there are debates in March about teams that get snubbed from the NCAA Tournament. Mid-major programs, while considered, often get the brunt of these snubs. Mediocre power conference teams backpedal in, while quality small conference schools who took one bad loss in a conference tournament get left on the couch. East Tennessee State, […] READ MORE

Ranked Wofford Terriers Are This Year’s Cinderella


Every season the NCAA Tournament provides us with a mid-major team that shocks the nation. True Cinderella stories that grab the headlines and become fan favourites. Last year was Loyola-Chicago and UMBC, in previous seasons there has been Butler, Florida Gulf Coast and VCU. This year’s mid-major team that will be looking to make a […] READ MORE