NCAA East Regional - Syracuse News and Updates
3/22/15 - Tom Izzo and the Michigan State Spartans defeated No. 2 Virgina en route to the 2015 East Regional in Syracuse. With Villanova out, the Spartans could be the favorite to reach the Final Four. Up next the Spartans play Oklahoma, who outlasted Dayton. Michigan State vs Oklahoma tips off at 10:07 pm on Friday at the Carrier Dome. In the other East Regional matchup, upstart North Carolina State plays Louisville. NC State toppled No. 1 Villanova, while the Cardinals beat Northern Iowa. Louisville vs NC State starts at 7:37 pm. If both Michigan State and Lousiville win, the Elite 8 matchup would feature two of the all-time greatest NCAA Tournament coaches, Izzo and Rick Pitino.
3/15/15 - Villanova routed Xavier in the Big East Championship on Saturday and earned the No. 1 seed in the 2015 East Region (Syracuse). Rounding out the top 4 seeds are No. 2 Virginia, No. 3 Oklahoma and No. 4 Louisville. The Michigan State Spartans, always one of the toughest teams to knockout in the NCAA Tournament, could meet Virginia in the 3rd Round. Michigan State made it to last year's East Regional final and will be a favorite to make it back, even as a No. 7 seed.
3/11/15 - There are a lot of talented teams this year playing in the NCAA East Regional tournament. One of the more high-powered offenses this year is Virginia, who only lost twice during the regular season. Malcom Brogdon, the Cavalier’s guard, has done a lot this season. He averaged 13.7 points per game, and had a 3-point percentage of .340. If he can get going from the perimeter, Virginia is going to do some great things in the tournament. Another team that has the potential to go far if they're in this bracket is Kansas. The Jayhawks were one of the best teams in the Big 12 Conference, and a driving force for them has been Perry Ellis. He is one of the best forwards in college basketball right now. Tickets for the eastern tournament are starting out at $147.
1/29/15 - As spring approaches, college basketball fans around the country are preparing for the Madness that is the NCAA Basketball Tournament. With exciting, high level basketball being played around the nation this year, the 2015 NCAA Tournament is sure to be one of the best ever. From Kentucky to Wisconsin to Arizona, there is no shortage of contenders that are itching to get their hands on the trophy. Come out to the Carrier Dome in Syracuse, New York to see the action live and in person. Every slam dunk, every technical foul, and every heart-wrenching buzzer beater is better when you’re a part of the action. Razorgator has tickets available for the NCAA East Regional in Syracuse starting at just $122, so get yours while you can.