Saturday Morning Sports Trivia: Final Four

As our brackets prove we don’t know as much as we thought we did about college basketball, this is another chance to get some of that pride back. Ten questions about the bitter-sweet end of college basketball. Get a perfect score? Let us know in the comments or DM us on Twitter @soft7sports and we will send you a free S7S sticker. Good Luck!

Questions:

  1. Michigan State is known for their fans and how well they travel. What is the name of their student section at home games?
  2. How many Final Fours has Bruce Pearl been to prior to this year?
  3. What is the nickname of all the teams that made the Final Four?
  4. What coach has the most Final Four appearances all time?
  5. Out of the four teams remaining, what player has committed the most personal fouls this season?
  6. Where is this years’ Final Four being held? (city, state)
  7. Who did Texas Tech beat on their Road to the Final Four?
  8. Who did Auburn beat on their Road to the Final Four?
  9. Who did Virginia beat on their Road to the Final Four?
  10. Who did Michigan State beat on their Road to the Final Four?
NCAA

Answers:

  1. The “Izzone”
  2. 0
  3. Red Raiders (Texas Tech), Spartans (Michigan State), Tigers (Auburn), Cavaliers (Virginia)
  4. John Wooden
  5. Anfernee McLemore, Auburn (117)
  6. Minneapolis, Minnesota
  7. Northern Kentucky, Buffalo, Michigan, Gonzaga
  8. New Mexico State, Kansas, North Carolina, Kentucky
  9. Gardner-Webb, Oklahoma, Oregon, Purdue
  10. Bradley, Minnesota, LSU, Duke

Saturday Morning Sports Trivia: Elite 8 Edition

We are back once again this Saturday morning with another round of trivia. The theme of this week will be the Elite 8 in honor of the great basketball going on tonight. Hopefully, by now you have stopped complaining about not having a perfect bracket. If you are perfect in this week’s trivia, however, let us know on Twitter @soft7sports for a free S7S sticker. As always, I love you all for your minds.

QUESTIONS:

  1. Name all 8 schools that made it to this year’s Elite 8.
  2. In honor of Auburn’s upset win over UNC, how many times has a 5-seed made it to the Elite 8?
  3. The Tennessee Volunteers failed to make the Elite 8 once again this year. How many Elite 8’s has the school been to total?
  4. In 2005, the Michigan State versus Kentucky Elite 8 matchup was forced into overtime on a controversial three pointer at the buzzer made by whom?
  5. How many times has Tom Izzo made it past the Elite 8 into the Final 4?
  6. What two teams combined for the highest scoring Elite 8 game of all time?
  7. What team still alive in the tournament has the top scoring offense?
  8. What team still alive has the worst 3 point field goal percentage?
  9. What team has the most Final Four appearances?
  10. The remaining school in the Elite 8 have combined for how many Final Four Appearances?

ANSWERS:

  1. Duke, Kentucky, Auburn, Virginia, Purdue, Michigan State, Texas Tech, Gonzaga
  2. 8
  3. 1
  4. Patrick Sparks
  5. 7
  6. UNLV vs. Loyola Marymount: 131-101 in 1990
  7. Gonzaga
  8. Duke
  9. North Carolina
  10. 47- Kentucky (17), Duke (16), Michigan State (9), Virginia (2), Purdue (2), Gonzaga (1), Texas Tech (0), Auburn (0)

Saturday Morning Sports Trivia, 3/16

Who would have thought that this trivia blog was going to be read by less than 1,000 people last week? Couldn’t be me. We don’t say it enough, but we love you all, especially for your minds. Be sure to like, share, retweet and repost to challenge your friends. And as always, let us know if you go 15/15.

Questions:

  1. What is the only country to play in every soccer World Cup?
  2. What NFL team appeared in 4 straight Super Bowls (1991-1994) and lost them all?
  3. What boxer gave Muhammed Ali his first ever loss in professional boxing?
  4. Who is the NFL’s all-time leading rusher with 18,355 yards?
  5. Who was the first U.S. Volleyball player to win three Olympic gold medals?
  6. What type of ball was basketball played with until 1929?
  7. During the construction of the new White Hart Lane Stadium, where is Tottenham playing their home matches?
  8. In what Olympic event did Bruce Jenner win the gold medal in 1976?
  9. Who won the 2015 Masters?
  10. What was banned in basketball from 1967 to 1976?
  11. What is the only major U.S. professional sport that does not use a clock?
  12. What soccer team did David Beckham end his career with?
  13. What city hosted the 2008 Summer Olympics?
  14. What NBA great was nicknamed “the Admiral”?
  15. What NBA player broke Wilt Chamberlain’s record for most consecutive triple-doubles in January 2019?

Answers:

  1. Brazil
  2. Buffalo Bills
  3. Joe Frazier
  4. Emmitt Smith
  5. Karch Kiraly
  6. Soccer ball
  7. Wembley Stadium
  8. Decathlon
  9. Jordan Spieth
  10. The Slam Dunk
  11. Baseball
  12. Paris Saint-Germain (PSG)
  13. Beijing
  14. David Robinson
  15. Russell Westbrook

Saturday Morning Sports Trivia, 3/9

Back by only semi-popular demand if we are being honest. Views were way down from last week. And while that is disappointing, it’s a wake up call for me do either tone it down or do better. I have chosen to do better. Be sure to share, DM, like, retweet or anything to assert your dominance on all of your followers and the Soft 7’s of the world. As always, we love you for your minds and I am going challenge them. Go 15/15? Let us know and we will send you free Soft 7 Sports stickers.

Questions:

  1. LeBron James won his first championship with the Miami Heat against what team?
  2. The team (answer from #1) that LeBron beat in his first championship had 3 future MVP’s on it. Name all 3.
  3. Bill Self has been the head coach of Kansas for 16 years… How many NCAA Championships has Kansas won under him?
  4. On Thursday, March 7, Antonio Brown was nearly traded from the Pittsburgh Steelers to what NFL franchise?
  5. The Chicago Bears have finally decided on a new kicker with what hilarious name?
  6. How many offensive coordinators has Marcus Mariota had since entering the NFL?
  7. What former All-Star shortstop is the current owner of the Miami Marlins?
  8. What American team has won the most Stanley Cups?
  9. Who has scored the most goals in NHL history?
  10. To weed out the Americans who think soccer is boring, name one team that has advanced to the 2019 UEFA Champions League quarterfinals.
  11. With Case Keenum being traded to the Washington Redskins, who is now the starting quarterback of the Denver Broncos?
  12. Where did Charles Barkley play his college basketball?
  13. Who was the head basketball coach of Kentucky for their 1996 NCAA national championship?
  14. True/False: Matt Stafford has more career passing yards than Troy Aikman.
  15. Khloe Kardashian has dated five current and former NBA players. Can you name three of the five?

Answers:

  1. Oklahoma City Thunder
  2. Kevin Durant, Russell Westbrook, James Harden
  3. 1
  4. Buffalo Bills
  5. Chris Blewitt
  6. 5
  7. Derek Jeter
  8. Detroit Red Wings
  9. Wayne Gretzky
  10. Tottenham Hotspur, Porto FC, Ajax Amsterdam, Manchester United
  11. Joe Flacco
  12. Auburn
  13. Rick Pitino
  14. True
  15. Rashad McCants, Lamar Odom, Rick Fox, James Harden, Tristan Thompson

Saturday Sports Trivia- February 23

In the words of the great Chris Berman, we are back back back back back for the 6th installment of Saturday Sports Trivia. As always, we love our Soft 7’s out there for the one thing that is lovable. Your minds. Let’s jump right in to 15 questions. Let us know how you did and share on twitter and facebook to challenge your friends.

Questions:

  1. Who was the first quarterback of all time to beat all 32 teams (Brady could never)?
  2. With 181 rushing yards against the Green Bay Packers, what quarterback holds the record for the most rushing yards by a quarterback in a single game?
  3. Who holds the MLB record for most innings pitched with 7,356?
  4. Who is the only player in NBA history to be named MVP, Coach of the Year, and Executive of the Year?
  5. How many Super Bowls have the Buffalo Bills lost?
  6. How many NBA Finals has LeBron James been to in a row?
  7. What is the name of Tennessee’s mascot dog?
  8. UCLA’s unbeaten streak of 88 games from 1971-1974 came to an end with a loss to what team?
  9. The BCS era of college football began in 1998 with a championship won by what school?
  10. What was the final score of the 1980 “Miracle on Ice” hockey game?
  11. Who holds he MLB record for most consecutive games with a hit?
  12. Who holds the all-time NBA record for points scored with 38,387?
  13. How many Olympics gold medals has Team USA won?
  14. “El Clasico” is a soccer game between which two European clubs?
  15. What country is tennis great Novak Djokovic from?

Answers:

  1. Brett Favre
  2. Colin Kaepernick
  3. Cy Young
  4. Larry Bird
  5. 4
  6. 8 (9 total)
  7. Smokey
  8. Notre Dame
  9. Tennessee
  10. 4-3
  11. Joe DiMaggio
  12. Kareem Abdul Jabbar
  13. 14
  14. Real Madrid and Barcelona
  15. Serbia