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The Three Key Ingredients to UCONN Women’s Success

Written By: Matt Craig¬†|¬†@MrMattCraig Editor in Chief of Chirp City Host of the Ball Hogs Podcast Member of Ball State Sports Link Matt covered the…

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Chirpies, Masters, Race, and More with Albert Jennings

Sports Link’s Matt Craig sits down with Albert Jennings of the Ball State Golf team and host of the 2016 Chirpies. Topics include Albert’s Obama impersonation (6:10), reactions to this past weekend’s Masters (9:00), if Tiger could ever make a comeback (30:13), appealing golf to the under-25 generation (32:38), issues of race in golf and other sports (38:53), meeting Steph Curry (47:38), and finally NBA hot takes (50:25).

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If Final Four Teams Were Popular TV Shows, Which Would They Be?

Matt uses in America’s language, television, to explain the Final Four to non-sports fans. Celebrate one of the greatest sporting weekends of the year by comparing it to what you do every other weekend.

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March Madness Survival Guide: Evaluating Three Non-Basketball Selection Methods

Is it the color of the jerseys? Cool mascots? As we all look back at our busted brackets from round one, it’s time to take a hard look at alternate bracket strategies.

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March Madness Survival Guide: The Perfect Bracket is Surprisingly Chalky

As you set your brackets, it’s important to take a sobering look at what’s going to happen. Even though the magical upsets and Cinderella runs, they aren’t going to help you win any office or family pools.

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March Madness Survival Guide: The Comprehensive Mid-Major Guide

You’re going to want to read this as you fill out your bracket. Matt watched every mid-major team play, so you don’t have to.

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March Madness Survival Guide: The 2016 Stroud Awards!

Welcome to the 2016 Stroudys!!

In honor of the Academy Awards Sunday evening, it’s time for the March Madness Survival Guide to name it’s Stroudys, honoring the best in college basketball this season! And unlike the Oscars, which were named after some chick’s “Uncle Oscar” as the story goes, our name has history and meaning.

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March Madness Survival Guide: RIVALRY WEEK

WE’RE BACK! After a prolonged absence, your favorite college basketball column returns with status reports on all of the contenders, and what we learned from the fourth best week of the season.

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