Live-Blogging Shish on College Basketball: 2021 NCAA MBK East Regional Final: UCLA Bruins vs. Michigan Wolverines
Hello, and welcome to another edition of ‘Live-Blogging Shish on College Basketball’. Tonight, it is the East Regional Final, between UCLA Bruins and Michigan Wolverines.
In this Pac-12/Big Ten Battle, the Bruins are hoping that they can continue the Pac-12 success in this tournament. And Bill Walton’s ‘Conference of Champions’ is hoping that USC will defeat Gonzaga, for an All-Pac-12 National Semifinal on Saturday.
Big Ten had a disappointing NCAA Tournament. They had 9 teams in the tournament. But Michigan is the only Big Ten Program that made it to the 2nd Weekend. But Michigan did not have any problem against Florida State.
Bruins are led by Johnny Juzang in scoring. Jaime Jaquez, Junior leads UCLA in rebounding. Finally, Tyger Campbell leads the Los Angeles School in assists.
As for the Wolverines, they are led by Hunter Dickinson in scoring and rebounding. While Mike Smith leads Michigan in assists.
It is UCLA Bruins taking on Michigan Wolverines, coming up shortly.
Possible Starting Lineups:
G: T. Campbell
G: J. Bernard
G: J. Juzang
G: J. Jaquez, Jr.
F: C. Riley
G: M. Smith
G: E. Brooks
G: F. Wagner
F: B. Johns, Jr.
C: H. Dickinson
Live-Blogging Shish on College Basketball: 2021 NCAA MBK Round of 64: Grand Canyon Lopes vs. Iowa Hawkeyes
Hello, and welcome to another edition of ‘Live-Blogging Shish on College Basketball’. Tonight, it is 2021 NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament, between Grand Canyon Antelopes out of the Western Athletic Conference and Iowa Hawkeyes.
The Lopes have only played Division 1-A Basketball since 2013. And this is their first appearance to the NCAA Tournament. They are known for their commercials promoting the Phoenix University. As Andy Katz points out, Grand Canyon likes to score in the 70’s.
However as Katz points out again, Hawkeyes like their games in the 70’s. But unlike the Lopes, they are led by Center Luka Garza. Garza is a finalists for the Niesmith Trophy. And has players like Joe Wieskamp and Jordan Bohannon and Connor McCaffery.
Lopes are led by Asbjorn Midtgaard in scoring and rebounding. While Jovan Blacksher, Junior leads Grand Canyon in assists.
It is Grand Canyon Lopes taking on Iowa Hawkeyes, coming up shortly.
Grand Canyon Lopes:
G: M. Dixon
G: J. Blacksher, Jr.
F: O. Frayer
C: A. Lever
C: A. Midtgaard
G: J. Bohannon
G: J. Wieskamp
G: C. McCaffery
G: C. Fredrick
C: L. Garza
Live-Blogging Shish on Sports Special: 2021 ACC MBK Championship: Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets vs. Florida State Seminoles
Hello, and welcome to another edition ‘Live-Blogging Shish on College Basketball’. Tonight, it is the 2021 ACC Championship Game, between Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets and Florida State Seminoles.
Both teams played one less game, due to COVID-19. Florida State didn’t start their tournament until last night due to Duke’s COVID-19 positive test. They defeated North Carolina to advance to ACC Championship.
As for the Yellow Jackets, they played their quarterfinals and defeated Miami Hurricanes. But Virginia Cavaliers had a positive COVID-19 Test, and that is how the Yellow Jackets made it to their first ACC Championship Game since 2010.
The Seminoles would like to establish themselves as the ‘New Bloods’ with a win today. Florida State won the regular season title last year and was awarded the champion due to COVID-19 outbreak, last year.
‘Ramblin’ Wreck’ is led by Moses Wright in scoring and rebounding. And Yellow Jackets are led by Jose Alvarado in assists.
Seminoles are led by MJ Walker in scoring. RaiQuan Gray leads Florida State in rebounding. Finally, Scottie Barnes leads the Tallahassee University in assists.
It is Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets and Florida State Seminoles in the 2021 ACC Championship Game, coming up shortly.
Possible Starting Lineups:
Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets:
G: J. Alvarado
G: M. Devoe
G: J. Usher
F: M. Wright
F: K. Moore
Florida State Seminoles:
G: MJ Walker
G: A. Polite
G: R. Evans
F: R. Gray
C: B. Koprivica