Brian Edwards Sports Blog

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...

Super Bowl XLVI

Published on Feb. 3 at 4:32 p.m. Eastern By Brian Edwards Four years after the Giants ruined the Patriots’ perfect season and pulled a stunning upset in Super Bowl XLII,...

Thursday’s Tips

Published on Feb. 2 at 11:22 a.m. Eastern. By Brian Edwards **South Carolina at Florida** –Most betting shops opened Florida (17-4 straight up, 9-7 against the spread) as a 15-point...

Sweet 16 Rankings

Published on Feb. 1 at 10:15 a.m. Eastern. By Brian Edwards East Region 1-Syracuse – Jim Boeheim’s squad has talent galore and has beaten some top-notch teams at the Carrier...