10:43 AM CDT, April 8, 2014
As thousands of University of Connecticut basketball fans revel in last night's victory over Kentucky in the NCAA championship game, another 27,203 people are celebrating their own win: Correctly picking the champion on ESPN.com.
12:27 AM CDT, April 8, 2014
ARLINGTON, Texas — Only nine minutes remained in the NCAA tournament championship when guard Ryan Boatright rolled his ankle.
12:03 AM CDT, April 8, 2014
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11:46 AM CDT, April 2, 2014
Fans of University of Wisconsin Badgers basketball have taken to Twitter to cry foul after Sports Illustrated unveiled a regional cover with the team pictured on the cover.
11:08 PM CDT, April 2, 2014
10:36 PM CDT, March 29, 2014
Wisconsin center Frank Kaminsky scored 28 points, including six in overtime, as the Badgers beat top-seeded Arizona 64-63 in overtime at the Honda Center on Saturday night to advance to their first Final Four since 2000.
5:52 PM CDT, March 29, 2014
NEW YORK — Kevin Ollie was taking the first steps down a road very few have traveled with success, the hazard-filled, replacing-the-legend road. There at the start was Tom Izzo, who had done it.
9:50 PM CDT, March 29, 2014
MEMPHIS, Tenn. – UF point guard Scottie Wilbekin headed to the free-throw line with a knowing smile on his face, sharing a quick chest bump along the way with Casey Prather.
10:36 PM CDT, March 28, 2014
NEW YORK — It's one thing to have a majority of the fans rooting for you. It's another to truly have a home court advantage, to feel at home in a building.
3:20 PM CDT, March 23, 2014
10:25 AM CDT, March 23, 2014
BUFFALO, N.Y. — UConn was losing and its best player, its all-everything player, was going to the bench, probably for a long stretch.
11:22 PM CDT, March 22, 2014
SPOKANE, Wash. — Michigan State advanced to the round of 16 on Saturday but only after going 12 unexpected rounds with middleweight Harvard.
11:29 PM CDT, March 22, 2014
SPOKANE, Wash. — San Diego State led New Mexico State by eight points with 1:20 left on Thursday night and frittered it all away.
12:35 AM CDT, March 22, 2014
UCLA is playing its best basketball at the best possible time.
11:28 PM CDT, March 21, 2014
Reserves Anthony Gill and Evan Nolte combined for 18 second-half points off the bench and top-seeded Virginia avoided a piece of history it wanted no part of, overcoming 16th-seeded Coastal Carolina 70-59 in an NCAA Tournament East Regional second-round game on Friday night at PNC Arena.
8:37 PM CDT, March 21, 2014
Guard Michael Dixon Jr. came off the bench to score 19 points and made two clutch free throws with 9.6 seconds remaining as eighth-seeded Memphis held off ninth-seeded George Washington 71-66 in an NCAA Tournament East Regional second-round game on Friday night at PNC Arena.
6:54 PM CDT, March 21, 2014
The seedings for the NCAA West Regional matchup were close.
6:22 PM CDT, March 21, 2014
The Creighton Bluejays began scoring in threes just in time to scoot past the Louisiana-Lafayette Ragin' Cajuns in the NCAA West Regional second round.
12:38 AM CDT, March 21, 2014
11:30 PM CDT, March 20, 2014
Villanova 73, Wisconsin-Milwaukee 53: Darrun Hilliard II scored 16 points and JayVaughn Pinkston added 13 points and eight rebounds as the Wildcats cruised past the Panthers in a second-round NCAA tournament game in Buffalo, N.Y.
9:37 AM CDT, March 21, 2014
BUFFALO, N.Y. — Shabazz Napier's first thoughts are always for his teammates, his team, the final score.
6:50 PM CDT, March 20, 2014
Senior forward Adreian Payne poured in a career-high 41 points Thursday afternoon to lead fourth-seeded Michigan State to a 93-78 win over 13th-seeded Delaware in the second round of the NCAA Tournament.
8:47 PM CDT, March 19, 2014
Senior forward Chris Eversley scored 19 points, and sophomore guard David Nwaba added 17 points to lift Cal Poly past Texas Southern 81-69 in a first-round NCAA Tournament game between two No. 16 seeds on Tuesday night at University of Dayton Arena.
March 20, 2014
MILWAUKEE — In "Frank's world," as Wisconsin coach Bo Ryan says, there's a lot happening.
11:14 PM CDT, March 23, 2014
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