Archive for March 2014

Alumni Bars in Chicago to Watch the NCAA Tournament Elite 8

Alumni Bars in Chicago to Watch the NCAA Tournament Elite 8
It seems like everyone is a college basketball fan in March. We all love to connect to our youth and the many Alma matters that reside in the Chicago area. For the fans and alums of the eight teams advancing to the NCAA Regional Finals this year, connecting with fellow alums can enhance the experience... Read more »

Ranking the Big Ten's Basketball Programs

Ranking the Big Ten's Basketball Programs
The 2014 season represented the Big Ten’s last with 12 teams. Next season, Maryland and Rutgers will join the Big Ten to swell the conference to 14 teams. The Big Ten generally seems to be regarded nationally as the best conference in the country. Michigan State and Ohio State have been the only schools to... Read more »

NCAA Tournament: Chicago Area Players to Watch

NCAA Tournament: Chicago Area Players to Watch
Although no Illinois teams made the NCAA Tournament this year, there are still plenty of area players to root for this year. These are players who actually make an impact on their team and get signficant playing time. Jabari Parker (Simeon) Duke Parker is probably the most hyped player out of Chicago since Derrick Rose.... Read more »
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Being a Sports Fan Is One of Life's Best Guilty Pleasures

Being a Sports Fan Is One of Life's Best Guilty Pleasures
We are on the eve of the NCAA Tournament beginning in full force. ┬áThe great american pastime of office pools, getting away from work to watch the games and wearing schools colors is a right of ┬ápassage in March. For our March assignment for the monthly Blogapalooza, we were assigned “Write a post passionately defending... Read more »