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April 8th 2019

The national championship should be special s Virginia battles Texas Tech. I will call the game on ESPN International.
 
It has been a busy week for me representing a number of groups in Minneapolis at the Final Four, including Coke. 
 
Congrats also to Kimm Mulkey and Baylor as they won the women’s title, edging Notre Dame in a thriller.
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April 1st 2019

The Final Four is set and I cannot wait to go to Minnesota.

There are so many great storylines. Texas Tech, picked seventh in the preseason Big 12 poll, is going to its first Final Four. Chris Beard has done an incredible job leading the Red Raiders. Defense got them to Minnesota, stopping Michigan and Gonzaga.

Virginia made up for last year's disappointing first-round loss to UMBC. Tony Bennett is a class act who is making history. His father, Dick, led Wisconsin to the 2000 Final Four, meaning the Bennetts are the second father-son duo at the Final Four, joining John Thompson and JT III.

Michigan State knocked off Duke to send Tom Izzo to his eighth Final Four. Zion Williamson and RJ Barrett were sent home short of a Final Four.
 
Auburn continued its Cinderella run. Bruce Pearl’s team beat blue bloods Kansas, North Carolina and Kentucky en route to Minnesota.
 
Should be a fun Final Four.
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March 25th 2019

The field of 68 has been trimmed to the Sweet 16, baby!
 
The first week of the big dance saw upsets. Cal-Irvine beat Kansas State. Liberty knocked off Mississippi State.
 
Stars shined. Purdue's Carsen Edwards scored 42 vs. Villanova. Gonzaga's Brandon Clarke had 36 vs Baylor. 
 
I was on SportsCenter breaking down games and dancing, baby!
 
 
 
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March 17th, 2018

The field of 68 is set. It is time to start dancing.

Congrats to the top four seeds: Virginia, Gonzaga, Duke and North Carolina.

The bubbles burst for: Texas, TCU, Indiana, NC State and Alabama.

Let the fun begin, the best three weeks in sports.

It was also a busy week in the NFL as free agency and a numbers of trades happened too. The Browns acquired Odell Beckham Jr.


The Jets landed LeVeon Bell and CJ Mosley. The Ravens added Earl Thomas and Mark Ingram. The Jaguars signed Nick Foles. The Redskins signed Landon Collins. The Lions added WR Danny Amendola. The Bills signed Frank Gore. The Eagles acquired DeSean Jackson. The Chiefs landed Tyrann Mathieu. The Cardinals landed Terrell Suggs. The Niners acquired Dee Ford.


The Titans got Cameron Wake.

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March 11th 2019

I had a great time calling the Tennessee-Auburn game. It was a great win for Bruce Pearl’s team and it was a great environment.

Championship Week should be special. I am excited to call the WCC and SEC tournaments.

It will be interesting to see how the bubble teams fare and see which teams earn the !-seeds.

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Quote of the Week

"Kansas City goes to the Super Bowl for the first time in 50 years. Andy Reid goes for the second time.”

-Dick Vitale