March Madness hasn't officially begun, but college hoops fans are already in prime tourney shape, calling in sick to watch their favorite teams, stretching out lunch at their local bar, or, at the very least, checking scores instead of e-mail.
Lately the much-coveted No. 1 ranking in men's college hoops has been more a curse than a blessing. Ohio State, back on top after getting dethroned in early February, will try to play and stay in first with a win tonight over Penn State.
I don't know about you, but I'm probably not leaving my couch this weekend (except to go to the gym, of course). What a weekend of college and NBA hoops! Here's why you'll need to fire up the TiVo, grab some snacks and settle in.
It's all about the Big East tonight in women's college basketball, as the race for conference supremacy heats up. UConn sits alone in the top spot with DePaul and Notre Dame taking chase in tonight's Games We're Watching.