With only one week to go until Selection Sunday, each college basketball game takes on a huge meaning. Last week was choc full of meaningful results, especially on and around the proverbial NCAA tournament bubble. Here, then, is a look back at the final week of the regular season. Things are only going to get more maddening from here on out.
Game of the week: Belmont 70, Murray State 68 (overtime). March is indeed the cruelest month. Murray State held a seven-point lead with around three minutes to go in regulation in the championship game of the Ohio Valley Conference tournament, but it frittered that away and let the game get into overtime. (more…)