Iona Wins 5th Consecutive MAAC Championship To Punch Ticket To NCAA Tournament

In a season full of extended COVID-19 pauses and uncertainty, Iona came together and won their 5th consecutive MAAC Championship against all odds. The Gaels beat the Fairfield Stags 60-51 in the championship game. The story of the game was the performance put together by senior point guard Asante Gist. While Isaiah Ross, Iona’s leading scorer and a First Team All-MAAC selection, struggled to get … Continue reading Iona Wins 5th Consecutive MAAC Championship To Punch Ticket To NCAA Tournament

Iona Rallies To Beat Siena 55-52 In MAAC Quarterfinals

It wasn’t pretty, and it was incredibly stressful at times, but Rick Pitino’s Iona Gaels made big plays when it mattered most in Wednesday night’s win against the top-seeded Siena Saints. In the first half, Iona seemed hopeless on the offensive side of the ball. MAAC leading scorer Isaiah Ross was barely able to get any shots off due to Siena’s suffocating defense. Senior point … Continue reading Iona Rallies To Beat Siena 55-52 In MAAC Quarterfinals

Rick Pitino’s Iona Gaels Seem To Be Turning A Corner

To say this has been a difficult season for Iona would be an understatement. On top of having a new coaching staff along with an extremely young roster, the Gaels also had the longest pause of the college basketball season with a 51 day layoff. In other words, it hasn’t exactly been smooth sailing for Rick Pitino and the Gaels. With the inexperience on Iona’s … Continue reading Rick Pitino’s Iona Gaels Seem To Be Turning A Corner

TC56 ALL-ROOKIE TEAM AND BONUS SUPER BOWL PREDICTION

TC56 ALL-ROOKIE TEAM: OFFENSE: QB – Justin Herbert – Los Angeles Chargers STATS: Passing yards: 4336 / TD Passes: 31 / Rushing TDs: 5 Comment: Herbert showed the consistency and decision making necessary to be a great NFL quarterback. Got better every week, showed his toughness, and is primed for a great career. I hope to see more Burrow vs. Herbert down the line in … Continue reading TC56 ALL-ROOKIE TEAM AND BONUS SUPER BOWL PREDICTION

TC56 NFL ROOKIE REPORT: DIVISIONAL PLAYOFF REVIEW AND CHAMPIONSHIP SUNDAY PREVIEW

TOP ROOKIE PERFORMANCES OF THE DIVISIONAL ROUND WEEKEND DEFENSIVE ROOKIES REIGN SUPREME IN DIVISIONAL ROUND: TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS  DB – Antoine Winfield Jr. – 5’9” 203 – Minnesota – 2nd Round pick (45th Overall) vs. New Orleans Saints (W, 30-20) Game day Stats: 6 total tackles / 1 forced fumble Antoine Winfield Jr. made a great effort play that turned the game around Sunday. On … Continue reading TC56 NFL ROOKIE REPORT: DIVISIONAL PLAYOFF REVIEW AND CHAMPIONSHIP SUNDAY PREVIEW

TC56 NFL ROOKIE REPORT: WILD CARD REVIEW AND DIVISIONAL ROUND PREVIEW

TOP ROOKIE PERFORMANCES WILD CARD WEEKEND OFFENSIVE ROOKIE OF THE WEEK LOS ANGELES RAMS RB – Cam Akers – 5’10” 217 – Florida State – 2nd Round Pick (52nd Overall)- vs. Seattle Seahawks (W, 30-20) Game Day Stats: 28 carries / 131 rushing yards / 1 rushing touchdown / 2 receptions / 45 receiving yards Performance Rating:  4.2 Next Game:  at Green Bay Packers 4:35pm … Continue reading TC56 NFL ROOKIE REPORT: WILD CARD REVIEW AND DIVISIONAL ROUND PREVIEW

Ohio State vs. Alabama: Keys To Victory For Each Team

After a chaotic, albeit successful college football season, the national championship is finally upon us. The NCAA has done a fantastic job navigating through this pandemic plagued season, and now we are down to the final game which is between two of college football’s most prestigious programs in the country, Alabama and Ohio State. Alabama’s lopsided victory over Notre Dame in the College Football Playoff … Continue reading Ohio State vs. Alabama: Keys To Victory For Each Team

TC56 NFL ROOKIE REPORT: WEEK 17 AND BONUS PLAYOFF PREVIEW

The regular season has come to a close and the Wild Card Weekend match ups are set. For the first time 12 teams will be playing this weekend in two triple header marathons. This season was unprecedented with minimal offseason, a virtual draft, no preseason, and the postponement of games due to the global pandemic. Through it all the NFL got through the season and … Continue reading TC56 NFL ROOKIE REPORT: WEEK 17 AND BONUS PLAYOFF PREVIEW

Wild Card Weekend Analysis and Gambling Tips

Colts @ Bills Many NFL experts and fans agree that the Bills could be the team to take down Patrick Mahomes and the Chiefs this postseason.  Josh Allen has had an incredible season as he threw for 4,544 yards and 37 touchdowns, while leading the Bills to an impressive 13-3 record.  Stephon Diggs, Allen’s top target, led the league in receiving yards this season and … Continue reading Wild Card Weekend Analysis and Gambling Tips