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NCAA March Madness Final Four Matchup Previews – Game #2 (3) Oregon Ducks vs. (1) University of North Carolina Tar Heels Sports

The Oregon Ducks have been middling on the brink of true tournament for a few years now. Dana Altman has lead the program to five tournament appearances in his seventh year in the role of head coach at Oregon. They entered March atop the Pac-12 standings and have convincingly advanced to the Final Four for the first time since the inaugural tournament in 1939. What this breakthrough team comes up against on Saturday night? The powerhouse North Carolina Tar Heels.

NCAA March Madness Final Four Matchup Previews – Game #1 (7) South Carolina Gamecocks vs. (1) Gonzaga Bulldogs Sports

Gonzaga’s ticket has finally been punched, after decades of tournament play, one of the final pieces of the puzzle has finally been put in place. It’s a program that has always played the underdog, and at the beginning of the tournament it appeared they would continue to do so if they had made it this far.

Nike’s newest product ignites different reactions Life,News,Sports

Nike’s newest announcement of a new sports approved hijab has had many different reactions over social media. Some positive and some critical but many users are saying this isn’t as new as Nike makes it out to be. Social media users take to different outlets chiming in on what the Pro Hijab actually means. Is it just a new product stepping outside of Nike’s norm of cleats and running tights, or is it the beginning of a new culture for diversity with women in sport?

Toronto Raptors continue to break franchise records this season Sports

The Toronto Raptors grinded out a defensive battle in overtime against the Indiana Pacers. Raptors center Bismack Biyombo broke the franchise record of 25 total rebounds in a game last night. Forward Donyell Marshall who had 24 rebounds against the Chicago Bulls on Feb. 17 2016 previously held the record.