Virginia Cavaliers Offense Carries Team to OT National Championship Win

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MINNEAPOLIS– Virginia’s redemption tour is complete. One year ago, the college basketball world was shocked when the No. 1 seeded Virginia Cavaliers lost to 16th seeded UMBC. The first 16-seed upsetting a 1-seed in the history of the NCAA Tournament. One year later, Coach Tony Bennett and the Virginia Cavaliers are cutting the nets in […] READ MORE


Texas Tech’s Matt Mooney Ready to Perform in National Championship

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MINNEAPOLIS– The NCAA Tournament has provided the amphitheater for unlikely heroes to emerge. Players that did not capture the national attention before, would instantly become entrenched into March Madness lore. Lorenzo Charles of N.C. State, Keith Smart of Indiana, Luke Hancock of Louisville, or Grayson Allen of Duke, fit the mold of players who would […] READ MORE


Kyle Guy’s Clutch Gene Activated as Virginia Beats Auburn

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MINNEAPOLIS– Basketball is a game of inches. A composition of plays, where a turnover, a missed free throw or a late foul, can be the difference between winning and losing. Kyle Guy would experience this first hand down the stretch in their National Semifinal matchup. With Auburn up two points in the dying seconds, Kyle […] READ MORE


Despite Losing, Carsen Edwards Solidifies Legacy in College Basketball

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Winning is not easy. Particularly winning in the one-and-done, knockout NCAA Basketball Tournament. For junior guard Carsen Edwards, he was trying to change the winning landscape for the Purdue Boilermakers. Years of heartbreak and losing have defined Purdue basketball since their last Final Four appearance in 1980. Before the 2019 season started, Edwards announced that […] READ MORE


Virginia Cavaliers De’Andre Hunter Propelling Redemption Come March

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Earlier this month, Virginia Cavaliers De’Andre Hunter was nominated for the 2019 Julius Irving Small Forward of the Year Award. The small forward sophomore is currently averaging 14.7 points per game, 5.3 rebounds per game and 2.2 assists per game. Any time he is on the court, the presence of Hunter makes an impact for […] READ MORE


Ryan Shane: In his Own Words

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LastWordonSports has been following 2015 NCAA Champion Ryan Shane’s senior season and transition to a full time touring pro. Just off having won a 3rd NCAA team time with UVA, Ryan Shane reflects over his senior season and blogs about his thoughts on his upcoming hard court season. When I look back over this season, […] READ MORE



Malcolm Brogdon NBA Draft Profile

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Welcome back to LWOS NBA Draft Coverage, the column that brings you player profiles for the next crop of professional basketball players that are likely to be selected in the upcoming draft. Be sure to bookmark the site, follow us on Twitter, and spread the word for the site that will bring you analytical profiles […] READ MORE


Joe Rizzo 2016 MLB Draft Profile

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Joe Rizzo 2016 MLB Draft Profile: If Rizzo can stick at third base, he's a sure-fire first rounder. The question is, can he stick there? READ MORE


Connor Jones 2016 MLB Draft Profile

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Connor Jones has established himself as one of the safer prospects in the 2016 MLB Draft. Here's everything you need to know about the righty. READ MORE