Brian Edwards Sports Blog

Sunday’s Late NCAA Action

Published on March 18 at 3:50 p.m. Eastern. By Brian Edwards These games will be played in Omaha. **Norfolk St. vs. Florida** –As of early Saturday night, most betting shops...

Bracket Sleepers, Futures and Nuggets

Published on March 12 at 10:40 p.m. Eastern. By Brian Edwards **Sleepers** When I think of sleeper teams, I’m talking about squads that are seeded fifth or lower and are...

SEC Tournament preview

Published on March 7 at 11:05 a.m. Eastern. By Brian Edwards Oddsmakers at Sportsbook.com have made Kentucky an overwhelming minus-500 ‘chalk’ to win this weekend’s SEC Tournament in New Orleans....

Elite Eight?

Published on Feb. 29 at 7:20 p.m. Eastern. By Brian Edwards As the final weekend of the regular season looms, Kentucky and Syracuse are locks to be named No. 1...

Florida at Vanderbilt

By Brian Edwards Just 10 days ago, Florida looked like a Final Four team when it handed Arkansas its first home loss of the season in a 96-66 shellacking at...

Big Monday: ND at G’twn, KU at OSU

Published on Feb. 27 at 12:45 p.m. Eastern. By Brian Edwards **Notre Dame at Georgetown** –BetOnline.com opened Georgetown (21-6 straight up, 13-9 against the spread) as a six-point favorite with...

UFC 144 Rewind: Henderson tops Edgar

Published on Feb. 26 at 2:45 p.m. Eastern. By Brian Edwards Benson ‘Smooth’ Henderson improved to 4-0 in the Octagon and became The Ultimate Fighting Championship’s new lightweight champion by...

Diaz facing suspension after testing positive for weed

Published on Feb. 10 at 8:30 p.m. Eastern. By Brian Edwards Nick Diaz is facing a suspension from the Nevada Athletic Commission after testing positive for marijuana following his UFC...

SEC Showdown: Kentucky at Vanderbilt

Published on Feb. 10 at 7:45 p.m. Eastern. By Brian Edwards At long last, John Calipari might have the team to win him his first national title. Maybe. As we...

Saint Mary’s at Gonzaga

Published on Feb. 9 at 12:55 p.m. Eastern. By Brian Edwards In terms of mid-major rivalries over the last decade, none have surpassed the intensity we see when WCC powerhouses...

Who I like tonight…and why

Published on Feb. 8 at 2:37 p.m. Eastern. By Brian Edwards Matchup: South Carolina at Tennessee Time: 8:00 PM EDT (Wed) Play: Tennessee (-7 -110) Line Source: 5DIMES Posted on:...

UFC 143 Rewind

Published on Feb. 7 at 1:02 p.m. Eastern. By Brian Edwards Carlos ‘The Natural Born Killer’ Condit captured the UFC’s interim welterweight title Saturday at the Mandalay Bay Events Center...