The Early Lead: College basketball


Posted at 02:49 PM ET, 04/18/2014

Missouri vs. Tennessee: Which is the better basketball coaching vacancy?

Can the Tigers and Vols entice a big-name coach?

By Matt Bonesteel  |  02:49 PM ET, 04/18/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball

Posted at 12:30 PM ET, 03/29/2014

NCAA tournament 2014: An Elite Eight viewer’s guide to Saturday’s games

Dayton, Florida, Arizona and Wisconsin look to advance to Final Four.

By Tariq Lee  |  12:30 PM ET, 03/29/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, NCAA tournament

Posted at 08:23 AM ET, 03/28/2014

NCAA tournament 2014: A Sweet 16 viewer’s guide to Friday’s games

Virginia-Michigan State, Louisville-Kentucky are the highlights with Rick Pitino and John Calipari in starring roles.

By Mark Giannotto  |  08:23 AM ET, 03/28/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, NCAA tournament

Posted at 11:57 AM ET, 03/23/2014

NCAA tournament: Kansas center Joel Embiid warms up, still out vs. Stanford

The star freshman won’t play against Stanford, but could return if his team advances.

By Alex Prewitt  |  11:57 AM ET, 03/23/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, NCAA tournament

Posted at 02:02 PM ET, 12/18/2013

Southern Illinois coach goes on epic rant (video)

Barry Hinson invokes mama’s boys, his wife, house training a puppy dog and snipers.

By Cindy Boren  |  02:02 PM ET, 12/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Barry Hinson, College basketball

Posted at 11:08 AM ET, 11/18/2013

Grinnell’s Jack Taylor scores 109 points (video)

The guy who set an NCAA record with 138 in a game is averaging 90 points so far this season.

By Cindy Boren  |  11:08 AM ET, 11/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, Grinnell, Jack Taylor

Posted at 06:03 AM ET, 11/12/2013

Kobe Bryant loses a bet to Kevin Ware

Lakers star will have to head to the Yum! Center because Ware recovered more quickly from injury.

By Cindy Boren  |  06:03 AM ET, 11/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, Kevin Ware, Kobe Bryant, NBA

Posted at 09:45 AM ET, 07/29/2013

P.J. Hairston suspended indefinitely by North Carolina

In another offseason incident, team's leading scorer was cited for speeding and reckless driving.

By Cindy Boren  |  09:45 AM ET, 07/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, North Carolina, PJ Hairston, Roy Williams

Posted at 08:06 AM ET, 06/18/2013

Georgetown's Whittington sidelined by injury, reports say

Sophomore forward could miss the season after hurting his knee.

By Cindy Boren  |  08:06 AM ET, 06/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, Georgetown, Greg Whittington

Posted at 01:15 PM ET, 05/14/2013

Andrew Wiggins, No. 1 basketball recruit, picks Kansas

Kansas has the advantage of keeping Wiggins close to his brother, Nick, who plays at Wichita State.

By Cindy Boren  |  01:15 PM ET, 05/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Andrew Wiggins, College basketball, Kansas

Posted at 11:20 AM ET, 04/26/2013

Rick Pitino got that tattoo. Want to see it?

Judging by the size of his fresh ink, Louisville Coach Rick Pitino really likes his NCAA championship team.

By Cindy Boren  |  11:20 AM ET, 04/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, Louisville, Rick Pitino

Posted at 11:13 AM ET, 04/08/2013

Louisville vs. Michigan: Viewer's guide to NCAA championship game

March Madness 2013 will come to an end as the Cardinals and Wolverines tip off.

By Cindy Boren  |  11:13 AM ET, 04/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, Louisville, Michigan, NCAA tournament

Posted at 03:05 PM ET, 04/07/2013

Melissa McCarthy outdoes Mike Rice on "SNL" (video)

Charles Barkley also gets skewered and Dennis Rodman has a little problem with the opening.

By Cindy Boren  |  03:05 PM ET, 04/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, Mike Rice, Rutgers

Posted at 03:05 PM ET, 04/07/2013

Rick Pitino almost became Michigan's head coach, until his wife called him a lamb

Rick Pitino says he agreed to become the Michigan coach years ago, until his wife said something that forced him to think family first.

By Alex Prewitt  |  03:05 PM ET, 04/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, Final Four, NCAA tournament

Posted at 09:04 PM ET, 04/06/2013

Reaction shots: Louisville advances to championship game

Cardinals, helped by some late calls, outlast Wichita State

By Cindy Boren  |  09:04 PM ET, 04/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, Louisville, NCAA tournament

Posted at 08:14 PM ET, 04/06/2013

Rick Pitino's horse wins Santa Anita Derby

Louisville coach has an ownership stake in Goldencents.

By Cindy Boren  |  08:14 PM ET, 04/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, Louisville, NCAA tournament, Rick Pitino

Posted at 07:42 PM ET, 04/06/2013

Let's check in with Kevin Ware as Wichita State continues to lead Louisville

Wichita State opens the second half strong, much to the injured Louisville player's dismay.

By Cindy Boren  |  07:42 PM ET, 04/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, Kevin Ware, Louisville, NCAA tournament

Posted at 06:31 PM ET, 04/06/2013

It's Will Ferrell. (Using Ron Burgundy's press pass?)

Comedian takes in Louisville game against Wichita State.

By Cindy Boren  |  06:31 PM ET, 04/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, NCAA tournament, Will Ferrell

Posted at 06:18 PM ET, 04/06/2013

Kevin Ware is in the house

Broken leg and all, Louisville guard gets a front-row seat. And has plans for cutting down the nets.

By Cindy Boren  |  06:18 PM ET, 04/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, Kevin Ware, Louisville, NCAA tournament

Posted at 05:51 PM ET, 04/06/2013

Jim Boeheim is asked about the "r" word. Again.

Syracuse coach reiterates that he isn't going to retire after the NCAA tournament.

By Cindy Boren  |  05:51 PM ET, 04/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, Jim Boeheim, NCAA tournament, Syracuse

Posted at 05:38 PM ET, 04/06/2013

Wichita State fan sports a Wushock look. All righty then.

One fan is shocking with the shockers against Louisville all right.

By Cindy Boren  |  05:38 PM ET, 04/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, NCAA tournament, Wichita State

Posted at 05:04 PM ET, 04/06/2013

Kevin Ware heads for Louisville's bench

Cardinals' injured star joins teammates in Atlanta for Final Four

By Cindy Boren  |  05:04 PM ET, 04/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, Kevin Ware, Louisville, NCAA tournament

Posted at 01:50 PM ET, 04/06/2013

NCAA tournament 2013: A viewer's guide to the Final Four

A viewer's guide for Saturday's Final Four games

By Mark Giannotto  |  01:50 PM ET, 04/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, College basketball; NCAA tournament 2013

Posted at 09:38 AM ET, 04/03/2013

Mike Rice, Rutgers under fire after ESPN report on player abuse (updated)

Scarlet Knights coach had been suspended in December for three games, punishment that is now drawing criticism.

By Cindy Boren  |  09:38 AM ET, 04/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, Mike Rice, Rutgers, Tim Pernetti

Posted at 01:31 PM ET, 04/02/2013

Kevin Ware released from hospital, heads back to "my brothers"

Guard goes back to Louisville with Final Four weekend in mind.

By Cindy Boren  |  01:31 PM ET, 04/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, Kevin Ware, Louisville, NCAA tournament

Posted at 10:39 AM ET, 04/02/2013

Andy Enfield named USC coach; will success follow him?

Coach leaves Florida Gulf Coast after its Dunk City run in the NCAA tournament.

By Cindy Boren  |  10:39 AM ET, 04/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Andy Enfield, College basketball, NCAA tournament, USC

Posted at 09:14 AM ET, 04/02/2013

Kevin Ware says: "I've never had this much support in my life"

Injured Louisville star Kevin Ware hears from sports stars and celebrities after breaking his leg.

By Cindy Boren  |  09:14 AM ET, 04/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, Kevin Ware, Louisville, NCAA tournament

Posted at 11:21 AM ET, 04/01/2013

Kevin Ware injury: Joe Theismann says, "My heart goes out to him"

Former Redskins quarterback knows a thing or two about compound fractures suffered on national TV.

By Cindy Boren  |  11:21 AM ET, 04/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, Joe Theismann, Kevin Ware, NCAA tournament

Posted at 09:12 AM ET, 04/01/2013

Kevin Ware recovers from surgery as Louisville marches on

Louisville rallys after sophomore guard suffers gruesome broken leg in Elite Eight victory.

By Cindy Boren  |  09:12 AM ET, 04/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, Kevin Ware, Louisville, NCAA tournament

Posted at 02:40 PM ET, 03/31/2013

Former Wizards Coach Flip Saunders reportedly turned down Minnesota

Saunders says no to his alma mater.

By Mark Giannotto  |  02:40 PM ET, 03/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, March Madness

Posted at 07:02 AM ET, 03/31/2013

NCAA tournament 2013: Viewer's Guide to Sunday's Elite Eight action

A viewer's guide to Sunday's Elite Eight action

By Mark Giannotto  |  07:02 AM ET, 03/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2013 NCAA tournament, College basketball, March Madness

Posted at 10:03 PM ET, 03/30/2013

2013 NCAA tournament: Wichita State earns a trip to the Final Four

Wichita State is headed to the Final Four after upsetting Ohio State Saturday night.

By Mark Giannotto  |  10:03 PM ET, 03/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2013 NCAA tournament, College basketball, March Madness

Posted at 08:23 PM ET, 03/30/2013

Wichita State just 20 minutes away from pulling off biggest shocker yet

Wichita State leads Ohio State at halftime in the Elite Eight.

By Mark Giannotto  |  08:23 PM ET, 03/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, March Madness, NCAA tournament

Posted at 06:55 PM ET, 03/30/2013

Ten years later, Syracuse is back in the Final Four

The Orange is headed to Atlanta after win over Marquette.

By Mark Giannotto  |  06:55 PM ET, 03/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, March Madness, NCAA tournament

Posted at 05:53 PM ET, 03/30/2013

Marquette had trouble against Syracuse's 2-3 zone in the first half

By Mark Giannotto  |  05:53 PM ET, 03/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, March Madness, NCAA tournament

Posted at 05:17 PM ET, 03/30/2013

President Obama, Robert Griffin III are at the Syracuse-Marquette game

Some big names are taking in the East Region final.

By Mark Giannotto  |  05:17 PM ET, 03/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, March Madness, President Obama, RGIII

Posted at 04:22 PM ET, 03/30/2013

UCLA tabs New Mexico's Steve Alford as new coach

Alford leaves New Mexico barely more than a week after signing a contract extension.

By Mark Giannotto  |  04:22 PM ET, 03/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, March Madness, Steve Alford

Posted at 12:02 PM ET, 03/30/2013

NCAA tournament 2013: Viewer's guide to Saturday's Elite Eight games

Preview Saturday's two region finals with a quick primer.

By Alex Prewitt  |  12:02 PM ET, 03/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, March Madness, NCAA tournament

Posted at 12:29 AM ET, 03/30/2013

Florida Gulf Coast's miracle run ends against Florida in Sweet 16

Florida's defense has forced 13 Eagles turnovers by intermission.

By Alex Prewitt  |  12:29 AM ET, 03/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, March Madness, NCAA tournament

Posted at 12:23 AM ET, 03/30/2013

Hot-shooting Seth Curry sends Duke past Michigan State, into Elite Eight

Krzyzewski bests Izzo as the Blue Devils move onto the Elite Eight.

By Alex Prewitt  |  12:23 AM ET, 03/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, March Madness, NCAA tournament

Posted at 10:25 PM ET, 03/29/2013

Trey Burke's clutch three-pointer powers Michigan past Kansas in instant classic

Burke's shot sent the game into overtime, before the Wolverines clinched an Elite Eight berth.

By Alex Prewitt  |  10:25 PM ET, 03/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, March Madness, NCAA tournament

Posted at 09:40 PM ET, 03/29/2013

Russ Smith, Louisville sprint past Oregon and into Elite Eight

The enigmatic yet electric guard paced top-seeded Louisville with 31 points.

By Alex Prewitt  |  09:40 PM ET, 03/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, March Madness, NCAA tournament

Posted at 08:12 PM ET, 03/29/2013

Kansas PG Elijah Johnson called for flagrant foul after hitting Mitch McGary below the belt

Ouch.

By Alex Prewitt  |  08:12 PM ET, 03/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, March Madness, NCAA tournament

Posted at 08:10 PM ET, 03/29/2013

'Worldwide Wes' barred from credentialed areas in Indianapolis

Security guards stood at the ready, armed with pictures of the influential basketball power broker areas.

By Alex Prewitt  |  08:10 PM ET, 03/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, March Madness, NCAA tournament, Worldwide Wes

Posted at 04:31 PM ET, 03/29/2013

NCAA Tournament 2013: Viewer's guide to Friday's Sweet 16 games

A quick primer for the second and final day before the Elite Eight.

By Alex Prewitt  |  04:31 PM ET, 03/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, March Madness, NCAA tournament

Posted at 12:51 AM ET, 03/29/2013

Wichita State wraps up night with rout over La Salle, Elite Eight berth

The No. 9 Shockers advanced to their first-ever Elite Eight, while La Salle's brilliant run struck midnight.

By Alex Prewitt  |  12:51 AM ET, 03/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, March Madness, NCAA tournament

Posted at 12:44 AM ET, 03/29/2013

The best and worst from Thursday's NCAA tournament action

Recap all the action, mostly in GIF form.

By Alex Prewitt  |  12:44 AM ET, 03/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, March Madness, NCAA tournament

Posted at 11:23 PM ET, 03/28/2013

Doug Gottlieb had a rough start to Thursday's NCAA tournament coverage

Gottlieb said he was there to bring "the white man's perspective," which didn't go over well.

By Alex Prewitt  |  11:23 PM ET, 03/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, March Madness, NCAA tournament

Posted at 10:17 PM ET, 03/28/2013

LaQuinton Ross's late three-pointer powers Ohio State past Arizona

The sophomore didn't hesitate in launching the game-winner with two seconds left.

By Alex Prewitt  |  10:17 PM ET, 03/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, March Madness, NCAA tournament

Posted at 09:35 PM ET, 03/28/2013

Marquette crushes Miami, earns first Elite Eight berth since 2003

The Hurricanes struggled from the field and saw their NCAA tournament end at Verizon Center.

By Alex Prewitt  |  09:35 PM ET, 03/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, March Madness, NCAA tournament

Posted at 07:03 PM ET, 03/28/2013

Ex-Syracuse assistant Bernie Fine suing ESPN for defamation

Fine and his wife have both filed suit against the major sports network.

By Alex Prewitt  |  07:03 PM ET, 03/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bernie Fine, College basketball, March Madness, NCAA tournament

Posted at 06:54 PM ET, 03/28/2013

Marquette center Chris Outle starts for Golden Eagles with glass eye

Otule's has overcome much hardship at Marquette.

By Alex Prewitt  |  06:54 PM ET, 03/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, March Madness, Marquette, NCAA tournament

Posted at 01:48 PM ET, 03/28/2013

NCAA tournament 2013: Viewer's guide to Thursday's Sweet 16 games

The NCAA tournament's Sweet 16 kicks off Thursday night. Here's a preview of what to expect.

By Mark Giannotto  |  01:48 PM ET, 03/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, NCAA tournament 2013; March Madness; college basketball

Posted at 11:09 AM ET, 03/27/2013

Brittney Griner has three dunks as Baylor rolls (video)

Baylor star finished with 33 points, 22 rebounds in final home game in Waco.

By Cindy Boren  |  11:09 AM ET, 03/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Baylor, Britney Griner, College basketball, NCAA tournament

Posted at 01:35 PM ET, 03/25/2013

NCAA tournament 2013: A viewer's guide to the Sweet 16

How and when to watch when play resumes Thursday night in the men's tournament.

By Cindy Boren  |  01:35 PM ET, 03/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, NCAA tournament

Posted at 12:05 AM ET, 03/25/2013

The best and worst from Sunday's NCAA tournament action

Relive all the action from the second round, mostly in GIF form.

By Alex Prewitt  |  12:05 AM ET, 03/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, March Madness, NCAA tournament

Posted at 11:49 PM ET, 03/24/2013

Miami's Jim Larranaga heading back to Washington D.C.

Seven years after George Mason's miraculous run, Miami's coach returns back to the District.

By Alex Prewitt  |  11:49 PM ET, 03/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, Jim Larranaga, March Madness, Miami, NCAA tournament

Posted at 10:44 PM ET, 03/24/2013

Ty Garland's shot brings La Salle into Sweet 16

Garland hit a runner, sending the SEC champs packing.

By Alex Prewitt  |  10:44 PM ET, 03/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, March Madness, NCAA tournament

Posted at 10:21 PM ET, 03/24/2013

UCLA officially fires Ben Howland after early NCAA tournament exit

It's official. Howland is out.

By Alex Prewitt  |  10:21 PM ET, 03/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, March Madness, NCAA tournament, UCLA

Posted at 09:38 PM ET, 03/24/2013

Florida 'Golf' Coast's miracle run continues into Sweet 16

The Eagles are the first No. 15 seed ever to advance past the first weekend.

By Alex Prewitt  |  09:38 PM ET, 03/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, March Madness, NCAA tournament

Posted at 08:46 PM ET, 03/24/2013

Minnesota exits NCAA tournament, Tubby Smith speculation begins anew

The hot seat buzz has begun again for the Gophers' coach.

By Alex Prewitt  |  08:46 PM ET, 03/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, March Madness, NCAA tournament

Posted at 08:05 PM ET, 03/24/2013

Tim Tebow refuels plane, congratulates Wichita State

What a swell guy he is. Seriously.

By Alex Prewitt  |  08:05 PM ET, 03/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, March Madness, NCAA tournament, Tim Tebow

Posted at 07:53 PM ET, 03/24/2013

Florida Gulf Coast won't stop dunking

Eagles are at it again vs. San Diego State.

By Alex Prewitt  |  07:53 PM ET, 03/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, March Madness, NCAA tournament

Posted at 07:43 PM ET, 03/24/2013

North Carolina vs. Kansas: Roy Williams falls to former team in NCAA tournament

The Tar Heels started strong, faded fast.

By Alex Prewitt  |  07:43 PM ET, 03/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, March Madness, NCAA tournament, Roy Williams

Posted at 05:21 PM ET, 03/24/2013

Victor Oladipo helps Indiana beat upset-minded Temple

Indiana's all-American hit a game-clinching three-pointer late.

By Alex Prewitt  |  05:21 PM ET, 03/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, March Madness, NCAA tournament

Posted at 03:34 PM ET, 03/24/2013

"Chico, please." Charles Barkley, like everyone, knows refs blew call in Iowa State-Ohio State game

NCAA official admits the call that helped Ohio State beat Iowa State was wrong.

By Cindy Boren  |  03:34 PM ET, 03/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Charles Barkley, College basketball, NCAA tournament

Posted at 03:12 PM ET, 03/24/2013

Aaron Craft's late shot sends Ohio State to Sweet 16

Atoning for his late-game errors, Craft made it count at the buzzer.

By Alex Prewitt  |  03:12 PM ET, 03/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, March Madness, NCAA tournament

Posted at 01:33 PM ET, 03/24/2013

Iowa State's Chris Babb rolls his ankle (GIF)

Ankles don't bend the way the guard's did in the Cyclones' game against Ohio State.

By Cindy Boren  |  01:33 PM ET, 03/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chris Babb, College basketball, Iowa State, NCAA tournament

Posted at 01:25 PM ET, 03/24/2013

Behind-the-scenes video after Oregon's second-round win

The Ducks are still dancing.

By Alex Prewitt  |  01:25 PM ET, 03/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, March Madness, NCAA tournament, Oregon

Posted at 12:12 PM ET, 03/24/2013

Syracuse star Michael Carter-Williams's house caught fire last night

The Orange guard's family thankfully suffered no injuries.

By Alex Prewitt  |  12:12 PM ET, 03/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, March Madness, NCAA tournament, Syracuse

Posted at 12:00 PM ET, 03/24/2013

There's a Florida Gulf Coast University 'Dunk City' rap now

"Dunkin' on the beat..."

By Alex Prewitt  |  12:00 PM ET, 03/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, FGCU, March Madness, NCAA tournament

Posted at 11:37 AM ET, 03/24/2013

Marquette coach Buzz Williams had quite the postgame press conference

Williams rants about the current state of journalism, and really just wants a hamburger.

By Alex Prewitt  |  11:37 AM ET, 03/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, March Madness, NCAA tournament

Posted at 11:43 PM ET, 03/23/2013

Wichita State's mascot is interesting

Say this for Wushock: It isn't one of those cuddly, furry mascots.

By Cindy Boren  |  11:43 PM ET, 03/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, NCAA tournament, Wichita State

Posted at 11:26 PM ET, 03/23/2013

The best and worst from Saturday's NCAA tournament action

Relive the performances, the plays and the GIFs all in one place.

By Alex Prewitt  |  11:26 PM ET, 03/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, March Madness, NCAA tournament

Posted at 11:16 PM ET, 03/23/2013

Gonzaga is first No. 1 seed to fall after losing to Wichita State

The Shockers advance to the Sweet 16, while the Zags leave empty-handed.

By Alex Prewitt  |  11:16 PM ET, 03/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, March Madness, NCAA tournament

Posted at 10:56 PM ET, 03/23/2013

No more last-second magic for Brad Stevens and Butler in loss to Marquette

Golden Eagles are headed to Verizon Center.

By Alex Prewitt  |  10:56 PM ET, 03/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, March Madness, NCAA tournament

Posted at 10:12 PM ET, 03/23/2013

UCLA fires Ben Howland, report says

Bruins lost to Minnesota on Friday night in an NCAA tournament game.

By Cindy Boren  |  10:12 PM ET, 03/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Ben Howland, College basketball, NCAA tournament, UCLA

Posted at 09:38 PM ET, 03/23/2013

Brad Stevens gets an edge for Butler from stats guru

Butler coach uses Drew Cannon's expertise with numbers invaluable analysis.

By Cindy Boren  |  09:38 PM ET, 03/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brad Stevens, Butler, College basketball, NCAA tournament

Posted at 09:07 PM ET, 03/23/2013

Arizona pep band member has those moves like Jagger

Enthused Wildcats fan wins the day.

By Alex Prewitt  |  09:07 PM ET, 03/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, March Madness, NCAA tournament

Posted at 07:45 PM ET, 03/23/2013

Harvard guard Siyani Chambers chips tooth against Arizona

The Harvard point guard chipped his tooth during a collision.

By Alex Prewitt  |  07:45 PM ET, 03/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, March Madness, NCAA tournament

Posted at 07:32 PM ET, 03/23/2013

Sad Ram Fan isn't enjoying the Colorado State game

With loss to Louisville, the NCAA tournament bids this fan adieu.

By Cindy Boren  |  07:32 PM ET, 03/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, Colorado State, Louisville, NCAA tournament

Posted at 06:57 PM ET, 03/23/2013

James Brown played some basketball at Harvard

CBS broadcaster focuses on football and "The NFL Today" now.

By Cindy Boren  |  06:57 PM ET, 03/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, Harvard, James Brown, NCAA tournament

Posted at 06:31 PM ET, 03/23/2013

Louisville sitting pretty against Colorado State after first-half buzzer-beater

Montrezl Harrell canned a baseline jumper with 0.1 of a second left in the first half.

By Alex Prewitt  |  06:31 PM ET, 03/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, March Madness, NCAA tournament

Posted at 06:05 PM ET, 03/23/2013

Louisville's Montrezl Harrell appears to be growing

Louisville's talented freshman draws attention.

By Cindy Boren  |  06:05 PM ET, 03/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, Louisville, Montrezl Harrel, NCAA tournament

Posted at 04:31 PM ET, 03/23/2013

Michigan State teammates have a towel-snapping fight

Keith Appling and Derrick Nix, former high-school teammates, snap at each other during game against Memphis.

By Cindy Boren  |  04:31 PM ET, 03/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, Michigan State, NCAA tournament

Posted at 04:28 PM ET, 03/23/2013

D.J. Stephens and Adreian Payne trade blocked shots

The senior is making quick work of Michigan State shots today.

By Alex Prewitt  |  04:28 PM ET, 03/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, March Madness, NCAA tournament

Posted at 04:19 PM ET, 03/23/2013

Charles Barkley: "Where the hell is Florida Gulf Coast at?"

Andy Enfield and Sherwood Brown educate Sir Charles about their Fort Myers school.

By Cindy Boren  |  04:19 PM ET, 03/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, Florida Gulf Coast, NCAA tournament, Sherwood Brown

Posted at 03:50 PM ET, 03/23/2013

Memphis Coach Josh Pastner jumps higher than his players

Jumpin' Josh has got some ups.

By Alex Prewitt  |  03:50 PM ET, 03/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, March Madness, Memphis, NCAA tournament

Posted at 03:28 PM ET, 03/23/2013

Adreian Payne has a special fan in Lacey Holsworth

CBS tells story of Michigan State forward's special bond with a little girl who's battling cancer.

By Cindy Boren  |  03:28 PM ET, 03/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adreian Payne, College basketball, Michigan State, NCAA tournament

Posted at 02:50 PM ET, 03/23/2013

VCU stifled by Michigan, Wolverines advance to Sweet 16

The Maize and Blue will play in a region semifinal for the first time since 1994.

By Alex Prewitt  |  02:50 PM ET, 03/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, March Madness, NCAA tournament

Posted at 02:45 PM ET, 03/23/2013

Michigan's Mitch McGary becomes a household name

The true freshman broke out in a starting role against VCU.

By Alex Prewitt  |  02:45 PM ET, 03/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, March Madness, Mitch McGary, NCAA tournament

Posted at 01:43 PM ET, 03/23/2013

Marshall Henderson interviews with Charles Barkley and the CBS/Turner crew

The outspoken Ole Miss guard has plenty to say.

By Alex Prewitt  |  01:43 PM ET, 03/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, March Madness, Marshall Henderson, NCAA tournament

Posted at 12:44 AM ET, 03/23/2013

Minnesota rolls past troubled UCLA and into second round

Tubby Smith might have saved his job with a first-round win. Ben Howland might not be so lucky.

By Alex Prewitt  |  12:44 AM ET, 03/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, March Madness, NCAA tournament

Posted at 12:31 AM ET, 03/23/2013

The best and worst from Friday's NCAA tournament action

Breaking down the performances, plays, upsets and miscellaneous from the second day.

By Alex Prewitt  |  12:31 AM ET, 03/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, March Madness, NCAA tournament

Posted at 12:17 AM ET, 03/23/2013

Notre Dame continues to struggle in NCAA tournament, falls to Iowa State

Another early exit for the Fighting Irish.

By Alex Prewitt  |  12:17 AM ET, 03/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, March Madness, NCAA tournament

Posted at 11:40 PM ET, 03/22/2013

Charles Barkley calls Kansas center "Jeff Whitey"

Calling college hoops is an adventure for Sir Charles. A splendid adventure.

By Cindy Boren  |  11:40 PM ET, 03/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Charles Barkley, College basketball, Kansas, NCAA tournament

Posted at 10:17 PM ET, 03/22/2013

North Carolina tops Villanova, sets up possible matchup with Kansas

Roy Williams is back home, and now he'll likely face his old team.

By Alex Prewitt  |  10:17 PM ET, 03/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, March Madness, NCAA tournament

Posted at 09:50 PM ET, 03/22/2013

Florida Gulf Coast makes history with win over Georgetown

Eagles become just the seventh No. 15 seed ever to beat the No. 2 seed. Here's a look back at history.

By Alex Prewitt  |  09:50 PM ET, 03/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, March Madness, NCAA tournament

Posted at 09:36 PM ET, 03/22/2013

Florida Gulf Coast? Florida Dunk Coast is more like it.

Chase Fieler and Eddie Murray help Eagles crush Georgetown.

By Cindy Boren  |  09:36 PM ET, 03/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, Florida Gulf Coast, Georgetown, NCAA tournament

Posted at 08:59 PM ET, 03/22/2013

It's thumbs down on Reggie Miller on Florida Gulf Coast-Georgetown

Florida Gulf Coast-Georgetown commentary falls flat.

By Cindy Boren  |  08:59 PM ET, 03/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, NCAA tournament, Reggie Miller

Posted at 08:39 PM ET, 03/22/2013

FGCU's Eddie Murray crushes put-back dunk vs. Georgetown: video

Can the Eagles pull off the stunning upset?

By Alex Prewitt  |  08:39 PM ET, 03/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, March Madness, NCAA tournament

Posted at 08:13 PM ET, 03/22/2013

Andy Enfield's wife was a supermodel. You may be seeing a lot more of her.

Amanda Enfield married the Florida Gulf Coast coach because he made her laugh.

By Cindy Boren  |  08:13 PM ET, 03/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Andy Enfield, College basketball, Florida Gulf Coast, NCAA tournament

Posted at 07:41 PM ET, 03/22/2013

Atlantic-10 finishes first round with perfect record

The mid-major conference enters the second round undefeated in six tournament games so far.

By Alex Prewitt  |  07:41 PM ET, 03/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Atlantic 10, College basketball, March Madness, NCAA tournament

Posted at 07:29 PM ET, 03/22/2013

Indiana destroyed James Madison, but at least there were dunks

Quick, everyone look at the pretty dunks!

By Alex Prewitt  |  07:29 PM ET, 03/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, March Madness, NCAA tournament

Posted at 06:13 PM ET, 03/22/2013

La Salle upsets Kansas State when potential buzzer-beater misses everything

The Wildcats were down 18 points at halftime, but not until a botched buzzer-beater could La Salle feel safe.

By Alex Prewitt  |  06:13 PM ET, 03/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, Kansas State, LaSalle, March Madness, NCAA tournament

Posted at 05:48 PM ET, 03/22/2013

Video: Cincinnati's Shaq Thomas throws down vicious put-back dunk

Tim Thomas's kid has ups.

By Alex Prewitt  |  05:48 PM ET, 03/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, March Madness, NCAA tournament

Posted at 05:38 PM ET, 03/22/2013

Doug McDermott's Flagrant 1 foul reignites criticism of rule

The referees are calling it by the book, but folks are miffed at the existing rule.

By Alex Prewitt  |  05:38 PM ET, 03/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, March Madness, NCAA tournament

Posted at 04:21 PM ET, 03/22/2013

Everyone thinks Temple guard Khalif Wyatt plays like an old man

Wyatt, who just dropped 31 points in Temple's first-round win over North Carolina State, is seen to have mature skills by the Twitterati.

By Alex Prewitt  |  04:21 PM ET, 03/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, March Madness, NCAA tournament, Temple

Posted at 04:08 PM ET, 03/22/2013

North Carolina State's disappointing season ends with first-round loss to Temple

The Wolfpack mercifully had its underachieving year ended at the hands of the Owls.

By Alex Prewitt  |  04:08 PM ET, 03/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, March Madness, NCAA tournament

Posted at 03:11 PM ET, 03/22/2013

Marshall Henderson: Love him or hate him?

Ole Miss guard isn't shy about taking shots, verbally and otherwise.

By Cindy Boren  |  03:11 PM ET, 03/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, Marshall Henderson, NCAA tournament

Posted at 02:57 PM ET, 03/22/2013

Born four months apart, Miami's Jim Larranaga and Pacific's Bob Thomason square off in first round

Both coaches have carved a legacy in their own ways.

By Alex Prewitt  |  02:57 PM ET, 03/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, Jim Larranaga, March Madness, Miami, NCAA tournament

Posted at 02:39 PM ET, 03/22/2013

Can Temple Coach Fran Dunphy finally win another NCAA tournament game?

Owls coach doesn't have the best NCAA tournament track record.

By Alex Prewitt  |  02:39 PM ET, 03/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, Fran Dunphy, March Madness, NCAA tournament

Posted at 02:06 PM ET, 03/22/2013

Jim Boeheim says he's sticking around at Syracuse

Orange coach will give it another year, until the speculation starts inevitably swirling again.

By Alex Prewitt  |  02:06 PM ET, 03/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, Jim Boeheim, March Madness, NCAA tournament

Posted at 01:34 PM ET, 03/22/2013

Video: Mississippi's Marshall Henderson also passes the basketball

No, really, he did!

By Cindy Boren  |  01:34 PM ET, 03/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, March Madness, NCAA tournament

Posted at 01:18 PM ET, 03/22/2013

Duke's Coach K honors deceased Albany fans with bracelet

Mike Krzyzewski is wearing a bracelet to honor the tragic deaths of two fans who rooted for his first-round opponent.

By Alex Prewitt  |  01:18 PM ET, 03/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, Duke, March Madness, NCAA tournament

Posted at 12:57 PM ET, 03/22/2013

Albany coach has some inspiring words before Duke game

A No. 15 seed vs. a No. 2 seed requires special us-against-the-world motivation.

By Cindy Boren  |  12:57 PM ET, 03/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Albany, College basketball, Duke, NCAA tournament

Posted at 11:14 AM ET, 03/22/2013

UCLA star freshman Shabazz Muhammad is actually 20 years old

According to a Los Angeles Times report, Muhammad's birth certificate shows he's a year older than previously thought.

By Alex Prewitt  |  11:14 AM ET, 03/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, March Madness, NCAA tournament, Shabazz Muhammad, UCLA

Posted at 10:28 AM ET, 03/22/2013

Locals Tommy Amaker, Christian Webster guide Harvard to first-round upset

Harvard's coach is a Falls Church native. Its only senior went to the Landon School. Both were instrumental in Thursday night's huge upset over New Mexico.

By Alex Prewitt  |  10:28 AM ET, 03/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, Harvard, March Madness, NCAA tournament

Posted at 09:51 AM ET, 03/22/2013

Jeremy Lin, Blake Griffin cheer on Harvard's NCAA tournament win over New Mexico

Jeremy Lin and Blake Griffin chimed in on the big upset, which seemingly no one called.

By Alex Prewitt  |  09:51 AM ET, 03/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, Harvard, March Madness, NCAA tournament

Posted at 03:36 PM ET, 03/21/2013

Wisconsin player has best hairstyle in NCAA tournament

Mike Bruesewitz's hair has been compared to Cosmo Kramer's. Which is kinda true.

By Cindy Boren  |  03:36 PM ET, 03/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, Mike Bruesewitz, NCAA tournament, Wisconsin

Posted at 02:55 PM ET, 03/21/2013

Charles Barkley is in not-so-rare form

As usual, Sir Charles brings plenty of jokes and a bit of information to March Madness.

By Cindy Boren  |  02:55 PM ET, 03/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Charles Barkley, College basketball, NCAA tournament

Posted at 01:18 PM ET, 03/21/2013

Obama doesn't like Notre Dame's uniforms so he's getting one

The president's criticism of the Fighting Irish prompts the company to send him his very own jersey.

By Cindy Boren  |  01:18 PM ET, 03/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, NCAA tournament, Notre Dame, President Obama

Posted at 12:43 PM ET, 03/21/2013

Miami's Shane Larkin is thinking about NCAA tournament, not NBA

Sophomore star has told his dad, Barry Larkin, to field calls from pro teams. For now.

By Cindy Boren  |  12:43 PM ET, 03/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, Miami, NCAA tournament, Shane Larkin

Posted at 11:53 AM ET, 03/20/2013

2013 NCAA tournament: Previewing Wednesday's play-in game matchups

A look at the teams that hope to advance to the main part of the NCAA tournament on Wednesday night.

By Alex Prewitt  |  11:53 AM ET, 03/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, First Four, NCAA tournament

Posted at 08:30 AM ET, 03/20/2013

2013 NCAA tournament: Obama picks his Final Four

The First Bracketologist likes Louisville, Indiana, Ohio State and Florida.

By Cindy Boren  |  08:30 AM ET, 03/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, NCAA tournament, President Obama

Posted at 12:23 PM ET, 03/19/2013

NCAA tournament 2013: James Madison's Rayshawn Goins suspended for first half after arrest

Goins is the Dukes' leading scorer and rebounder.

By Alex Prewitt  |  12:23 PM ET, 03/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, James Madison, NCAA tournament, Rayshawn Goins

Posted at 12:10 PM ET, 03/19/2013

2013 NCAA tournament: Previewing Tuesday's First Four matchups

A look at the teams that will kick off the NCAA tournament on Tuesday night.

By Alex Prewitt  |  12:10 PM ET, 03/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, First Four, NCAA tournament

Posted at 10:40 AM ET, 03/18/2013

2013 NCAA tournament schedule, TV lineup

A quick guide to getting through the first week of March Madness.

By Cindy Boren  |  10:40 AM ET, 03/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, NCAA tournament

Posted at 10:16 AM ET, 03/18/2013

James Madison's Rayshawn Goins arrested, report says

The Dukes play Long Island University in an NCAA tournament play-in game Wednesday night.

By Cindy Boren  |  10:16 AM ET, 03/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, James Madison, NCAA tournament, Rayshawn Going

Posted at 06:18 PM ET, 03/17/2013

NCAA tournament 2013: St. Louis watches selection show at a Best Buy

Billikens improvise in order to find out they'll be a No. 4 seed in the Midwest Region.

By Cindy Boren  |  06:18 PM ET, 03/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, NCAA tournament, Saint Louis

Posted at 05:23 PM ET, 03/17/2013

NCAA tournament 2013: Miami tops North Carolina; will No. 1 seed follow?

Jim Larranaga leads Hurricanes to ACC title and ACC tournament championship in his second season.

By Cindy Boren  |  05:23 PM ET, 03/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, Jim Larranaga, Miami, Shane Larkin

Posted at 10:53 AM ET, 03/15/2013

Notre Dame uniforms are shockingly green

Fighting Irish advance in Big East tournament in their Adidas highlighter duds.

By Cindy Boren  |  10:53 AM ET, 03/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Big East tournament, College basketball, Notre Dame

Posted at 02:39 PM ET, 03/14/2013

Big Ten tournament: Gus Johnson calls the Illinois buzzer-beater

March Madness hasn't been the same since he left CBS for Fox.

By Cindy Boren  |  02:39 PM ET, 03/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Big Ten tournament, College basketball, Illinois, Minnesota

Posted at 01:21 PM ET, 03/14/2013

Big East tournament: Cincinnati uniforms are something.

The Adidas look is very Zubaz and appears to be here to stay.

By Cindy Boren  |  01:21 PM ET, 03/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Big East, Cincinnati, College basketball

Posted at 08:06 AM ET, 03/08/2013

John Calipari seeks answers as Kentucky falls again

There's more than just the loss of Nerlens Noel going on with the defending champs.

By Cindy Boren  |  08:06 AM ET, 03/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, John Calipari, Kentucky, NCAA tournament

Posted at 09:46 AM ET, 03/01/2013

Mike Krzyzewski warns about storming the court after Duke loss

Blue Devils have been caught in crush of humanity after four road losses, but that doesn't mean Coach K doesn't have a point.

By Cindy Boren  |  09:46 AM ET, 03/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, Duke, March Madness, Mike Krzyzewski

Posted at 01:14 PM ET, 02/27/2013

NCAA tournament 2013: Adidas brings sleeves to March Madness

Those short-sleeved jerseys Golden State wears? Adidas's schools may be wearing them next month.

By Cindy Boren  |  01:14 PM ET, 02/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, NCAA tournament

Posted at 01:07 PM ET, 02/15/2013

Watch: Tubby Smith dances after Minnesota upset Wisconsin. Oh, yes, he does.

Minnesota's coach celebrates the Gophers' upset of Wisconsin in the best way ever.

By Cindy Boren  |  01:07 PM ET, 02/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, Minnesota, Tubby Smith, Wisconsin

Posted at 01:51 PM ET, 02/13/2013

Nerlens Noel out for rest of Kentucky's season with torn ACL

Kentucky forward was injured in collision with basketball stancheon.

By Cindy Boren  |  01:51 PM ET, 02/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, Nerlens Noel

Posted at 09:42 AM ET, 02/13/2013

Nerlens Noel injury raises new debate about NBA age limit (updated)

Nerlens Noel knee injury raises new debate about NBA age requirement

By Cindy Boren  |  09:42 AM ET, 02/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, NBA, Nerlens Noel

Posted at 02:07 PM ET, 01/24/2013

Duke denies all-night practice, report says

After upset loss to Miami, Mike Krzyzewski tells CBS Sports.com that he didn't hold punishing session.

By Cindy Boren  |  02:07 PM ET, 01/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, Duke, Mike Krzyzewski

Posted at 07:48 AM ET, 01/15/2013

Brent Musburger and that "smokin' " comment (updated)

A week ago, ESPN apologized for the veteran announcer's comments about Katherine Webb.

By Cindy Boren  |  07:48 AM ET, 01/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brent Musburger, College basketball, College Football, ESPN, Katherine Webb

Posted at 07:53 AM ET, 11/21/2012

Jack Taylor scores 138 points, an NCAA record (Video)

Grinnell guard Jack Taylor's new NCAA scoring record amazes even Kobe Bryant, Carmelo Anthony and Kendall Marshall. Dickie V is always amazed.

By Cindy Boren  |  07:53 AM ET, 11/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, NCAA records

Posted at 01:17 PM ET, 11/09/2012

Feds drop Bernie Fine sexual abuse case citing lack of evidence against former Syracuse assistant

Nearly one year after the allegations surfaced, federal authorities have dropped their investigation of sexual abuse claims made against former Syracuse assistant basketball coach Bernie Fine.

By Matt Brooks  |  01:17 PM ET, 11/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, NCAA, Syracuse Orange

Posted at 11:20 AM ET, 10/24/2012

U-Conn.’s Geno Auriemma wants lower rims in women’s basketball

Women's basketball is struggling to bolster interest, and Connecticut's coach believes poor offensive execution is partly to blame.

By Matt Brooks  |  11:20 AM ET, 10/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, NCAA

Posted at 01:32 PM ET, 10/16/2012

Bob Knight puts Indiana championship rings, Olympic medal up for auction

Bob Knight is selling off some prized trinkets but not because he needs the money. It's for his grandkids.

By Cindy Boren  |  01:32 PM ET, 10/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bob Knight, College basketball, Indiana University