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Friday’s Weekend Primer

Getting you set for the Weekend


Last night #MACtion has the first pick in the NFL Draft with the Kansas City Chiefs selected Eric Fisher of Central Michigan University. Photo by Mary Altaffer/AP

First Quarter: NBA Playoffs

1) NBA scoreboard
2) New York Knicks @ Boston Celtics, 7 pm/ESPN – NYK 2-0
3) San Antonio Spurs @ Los Angeles Lakers, 9:30 pm/ESPN – SAS 2-0
4) Denver Nuggets @ Golden State Warriors, 9:30 pm/ESPN2 – Series Tied 1-1

Second Quarter: NHL

1) NHL scoreboard
2) 4Q NHL Game of the Night: Edmonton Oilers (17-22-7, 41 pts) @ Minnesota Wild (25-18-4, 53 pts), 7 pm
3) Calgary Flames (19-24-4, 42 pts) @ Chicago Blackhawks (35-6-5, 75 pts), 7:30 pm/NBC Sports Network
4) Colorado Avalanche (15-24-7, 27 pts) @ Phoenix Coyotes (20-18-8, 48 pts), 9 pm

Third Quarter: MLB

1) MLB scoreboard
2) 4Q MLB Series of the Weekend: Atlanta Braves (15-6)/P. Maholm (3-1, 1.03) @ Detroit Tigers (10-10)/An. Sanchez (2-1, 1.75), 6:08 pm
3) Cincinnati Reds (13-10)/H. Bailey (1-1, 3.24) @ Washington Nationals (11-11)/J. Zimmermann (3-1, 2.67), 6:05 pm
4) Milwaukee Brewers (11-9)/H. Burgos (1-0, 1.80) @ Los Angeles Dodgers (10-11)/J. Beckett (0-3, 4.68), 9:10 pm

Fourth Quarter: College Baseball (All Rankings from National Collegiate Baseball Writers Poll)

1) D1baseball.com scoreboard
2) 4Q College Baseball Series of the Weekend: 1 North Carolina Tar Heels (40-3, 18-2 ACC) @ 13 North Carolina State Wolfpack (33-10, 14-7)
3) 4Q College Baseball Tournament of the Weekend (TD Ameritrade Classic/Omaha, NE): Creighton Bluejays (22-9), Nebraska Cornhuskers (19-20), Oklahoma State Cowboys (28-11), Rutgers Scarlett Knights (20-19)
4) Stephen F. Austin Lumberjacks (23-18, 10-5 SLC) @ Lamar Cardinals (30-11, 9-6 SLC)

See you on Monday and enjoy your weekend! Thanks for reading Four Quarters! Follow me on twitter @MikeVmos

2013 Posts: 119

2013 NIT Predictions Sure To Go Wrong

The National Invitation Tournament begins tonight so here are the predictions sure to go wrong for it. Winners are in bold and home teams are in CAPS (for the first round). * = Autobid from winning conference regular season


Let the NIT madness begin.

First Round –

8 ROBERT MORRIS PATRIOTS (23-10)* v. Kentucky Wildcats (21-11)
5 Charlotte 49ers (21-11) v. 4 PROVIDENCE FRIARS (17-14)
6 Detroit Titans (20-12) v. 3 ARIZONA STATE Sun Devils (21-12)
7 Long Beach State 49ers (19-13) v. 2 BAYLOR BEARS (18-14)

8 Charleston Southern Buccaneers (19-12)* v. 1 SOUTHERN MISS EAGLES (25-9)
5 Louisiana Tech Bulldogs (26-6)* v. 4 FLORIDA STATE SEMINOLES (18-15)
6 Washington Huskies (18-15) v. 3 BYU COUGARS (21-11)
7 Mercer Bears (23-11)* v. 2 TENNESSEE VOLUNTEERS (20-12)

8 Northeastern Huskies (20-12)* v. 1 ALABAMA CRIMSON TIDE (21-12)
5 Stephen F. Austin Lumberjacks (27-4)* v. 4 STANFORD CARDINAL (18-14)
6 Ohio Bobcats (24-9) v. 3 DENVER PIONEERS (21-9)
7 Niagara Eagles Purple (19-13)* v. 2 MARYLAND TERRAPINS (22-12)

8 Norfolk State Spartans (21-11)* v. 1 VIRGINIA CAVALIERS (21-11)
5 St. John’s Red Storm (NY) (16-15) v. 4 SAINT JOSEPH’S HAWKS (18-13)
6 Indiana State Sycamores (18-14) v. 3 IOWA HAWKEYES (21-12)
7 Stony Brook Seawolves (24-7)* v. 2 MASSACHUSETTS MINUTEMEN (21-11) 

Second Round –

5 Charlotte 49ers v. 1 Kentucky Wildcats
7 Long Beach State 49ers v. 3 Arizona State Sun Devils

5 Louisiana Tech Bulldogs v. 1 Southern Miss Eagles
3 BYU Cougars v. 2 Tennessee Volunteers

5 Stephen F. Austin Lumberjacks v. 1 Alabama Crimson Tide
6 Ohio Bobcats v. 2 Maryland Terrapins

8 Norfolk State Spartans v. 4 Saint Joseph’s Hawks
6 Indiana State Sycamores v. 2 Massachusetts Minutemen

Third Round – 

7 Long Beach State 49ers v. 1 Kentucky Wildcats

2 Tennessee Volunteers v. 1 Southern Miss Eagles

6 Ohio Bobcats v. 5 Stephen F. Austin Lumberjacks

8 Norfolk State Spartans v. 2 Massachusetts Minutemen

Semifinals –

2 Tennessee Volunteers v. 1 Kentucky Wildcats
6 Ohio Bobcats v. 2 Massachusetts Minutemen

Finals –

6 Ohio Bobcats v. 1 Kentucky Wildcats

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2013 Posts: 87

Friday’s Weekend Primer

Getting you set for the Weekend, Happy March!


You’re probably not aware but Stephen F. Austin hosts Northwestern State in a big Southland Conference contest which is also the annual “Mustache” Night. Photo from Stephen F. Austin media relations

First Quarter: NBA

1) NBA Scores
2) Golden State Warriors (33-25) @ Boston Celtics (30-27), 6:30 pm
3) Memphis Grizzlies (38-18) @ Miami Heat (41-14), 7 pm/ESPN
4) Oklahoma City Thunder (42-15) @ Denver Nuggets (37-22), 9:30 pm/ESPN

Second Quarter: College Basketball What to Watch

Saturday –
1) 20 Butler Bulldogs (22-6, 9-4 A10) @ VCU Rams (22-6, 10-3 A10), 11 am/ESPN2
2) Wichita State Shockers (24-6, 12-5 MVC) @ Creighton Bluejays (23-7, 12-5 MVC), 1:05 pm/ESPN2
3) 5 Miami (FL) Hurricanes (23-4, 14-1 ACC) @ 3 Duke Blue Devils (24-4, 11-4 ACC), 5 pm/ESPN
4) Northwestern State Demons (19-7, 13-2 SLC) @ Stephen F. Austin Lumberjacks (23-3, 13-2 SLC), 6 pm

Third Quarter: NHL

1) NHL scoreboard
2) Edmonton Oilers (8-7-4, 20 pts) @ St. Louis Blues (10-7-2, 22 pts), 7 pm
3) Columbus Bluejackets (5-12-3, 13 pts) @ Chicago Blackhawks (17-0-3, 37 pts), 7:30 pm/NHL Network
4) Minnesota Wild (10-7-2, 22 pts) @ Anaheim Ducks (14-3-1, 29 pts), 9 pm

Fourth Quarter: College Baseball (All Rankings from Baseball America)

1) 14 Oregon Ducks @ 17 Cal State Fullerton Titans
2) Texas Longhorns @ 15 Stanford Cardinal
3) Houston College Classic: 1 North Carolina Tar Heels, 13 Rice Owls, Baylor Bears, California Golden Bears, Houston Cougars, Texas A&M Aggies
4) Coca-Cola Classic (Surprise, Arizona): 3 Arkansas Razorbacks, Arizona State Sun Devils, Gonzaga Bulldogs, Pacific Tigers
D1baseball.com Scoreboard

See you on Monday and enjoy your weekend! Thanks for reading Four Quarters! Follow me on twitter @MikeVmos

2013 Posts: 66

Bracketbuster 2013 – The Final Chapter

This weekend marks the 11th and final Bracketbuster weekend. This seemed like a good idea at first but it probably expanded too quickly and includes way to many conferences. Anyways here are the TV games plus entire schedule for Friday and Saturday’s event.


This will be the 11th and final Bracketbuster, one of the primier games will be Doug McDermott and Creighton heading west to face Saint Mary’s on Saturday. The Bluejays are 10-3 all-time in the event. Photo by the AP

Friday – February 22, 2013
North Dakota State Bison (20-7, 11-4 Summit) @ Akron Zips (21-4, 12-0 MAC), 6 pm/ESPN2
Stephen F. Austin Lumberjacks (22-3, 13-2 SLC) @ Long Beach State 49ers (17-9, 13-2 Big West), 8 pm/ESPNU

Saturday – February 23, 2013
Iona Gaels (15-12, 9-7 MAAC) @ Indiana State Sycamores (16-11, 9-7 MVC), 11 am/ESPNU
Canisius Golden Griffins (17-10, 10-6 MAAC) @ Vermont Catamounts (17-9, 10-4 America East), Noon/ESPN3
Eastern Kentucky Colonels (22-6, 11-3 OVC) @ Valparaiso Crusaders (21-7, 11-3 Horizon), Noon/ESPN3
Pacific Tigers (15-11, 9-5 Big West) @ Western Michigan Broncos (16-9, 8-4 MAC), Noon/ESPN3
Northwestern State Demons (19-6, 13-6 SLC) @ Niagara Purple Eagles (16-11, 12-4 MAAC), 2 pm/ESPN3
Montana Grizzlies (19-5, 15-1 Big Sky) @ Davidson Wildcats (20-7, 15-1 SoCon), 2 pm/ESPNU
Detroit Titans (18-9, 10-4 Horizon) @ Wichita State Shockers (23-5, 12-4 MVC), 3 pm/ESPN2
Bradley Braves (15-13, 7-9 MVC) @ Illinois-Chicago Flames (15-12, 6-8 Horizon), 3 pm/ESFC and ESPN3
Creighton Bluejays (22-6, 11-5 MVC) @ Saint Mary’s Gaels (23-5, 12-2 WCC), 5 pm/ESPN
South Dakota State Jackrabbits (21-8, 12-3 Summit) @ Murray State Racers (19-7, 10-4 OVC), 7 pm/ESPN2
Denver Pioneers (17-8, 13-2 WAC) @ Northern Iowa Panthers (17-11, 10-6 MVC), 7 pm/ESPN3
Ohio Bobcats (20-6, 11-1 MAC) @ Belmont Bruins (21-6, 12-2 OVC), 9 pm/ESPN2

TV Schedule and Non-TV Schedule
Event History
Participating Teams

See you on Monday and enjoy your weekend! Thanks for reading Four Quarters! Follow me on twitter @MikeVmos

2013 Posts: 61

The Wednesday Edition

It’s the middle of the week!

A's forge 1st-place tie with 3-1 win over Rangers
Oakland and Texas play for the AL West this afternoon in game 162. Photo by Ben Margot/AP

First Quarter: MLB

1) Today’s schedule
2) Final Day of the Regular Season and we have Day baseball in Pittsburgh, Washington D.C., Wrigley Field, Oakland and Miami
3) AL West Title Game: Texas Rangers (93-68) R. Dempster (12-8, 3.18) @ Oakland Athletics (93-68) A.J. Griffin(7-1, 2.71), 2:35 pm
4) Final Day storylines, Yankees leads by one game in the AL East and hosts Boston, Baltimore is in St. Pete to play the Rays.

Second Quarter: College Football

1) Comeback Wednesday night MACtion!
2) ESPN College Gameday is in Columbia, South Carolina for an unbeaten match-up of Georgia (5-0) and South Carolina (5-0)
3) Sneaky good match-up of the weekend? Its in FCS and is the Battle of the Piney Woods, Stephen F. Austin v. Sam Houston State
4) How did the picks turn out between Jerry and I this past weekend? Find out Thursday

Third Quarter: NFL

1) What game has your attention this year?
2) Tomorrow Thursday Night Football on the NFL Network
3) 4-0 teams: Atlanta Falcon, Houston Texans and Arizona Cardinals
4) 0-4 teams: Cleveland Browns and New Orleans Saints

Fourth Quarter: Leftover Links

1) Steve Rushin of SI.com interviews Ed Hochuli
2) Miguel Cabrera has a chance at the triple crown here are two thoughts on it Scott Miller and Jon Heyman from CBS Sportsline
3) Jeremy Fowler wrote a good article on college football and how a hire matters
4) Les Carpenter of Yahoo Sports on a guy whose work you’ve probably seen if your a fan of college football

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