The Early Lead: March Madness


Posted at 04:56 PM ET, 03/20/2014

NCAA Tournament: Syracuse’s Jerami Grant dunks all over Western Michigan

Sophomore forward seems to be back to full health.

By Tariq Lee  |  04:56 PM ET, 03/20/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  March Madness, NCAA tournament, Syracuse, Syracuse Orange

Posted at 07:41 PM ET, 03/16/2014

2014 NCAA tournament schedule: Analyzing the 68

Analysis of the NCAA tournament field, plus dark horses and upset alerts.

By Alex Prewitt  |  07:41 PM ET, 03/16/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  March Madness, NCAA tournament

Posted at 01:59 PM ET, 04/05/2013

Final Four: Wichita State's players didn't know much about Wichita

"When I first heard the word 'Wichita,' I'm thinking a small country town, people walking around with cowboy boots on, things like that," forward Carl Hall said Friday.

By Alex Prewitt  |  01:59 PM ET, 04/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Final Four, March Madness, NCAA tournament, Wichita State

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)
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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)
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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 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)
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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)
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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 11:26 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)
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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 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 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 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 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 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)
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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 12:30 PM ET, 03/23/2013

Ali Farokhmanesh approves of Florida Gulf Coast's alley-oop

The former Northern Iowa standout, whose gutsy three-pointer sank Kansas, tweeted about Brett Comer's equally bold play.

By Alex Prewitt  |  12:30 PM ET, 03/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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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)
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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 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)
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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)
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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)
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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)
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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)
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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)
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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)
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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)
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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 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 12:00 PM ET, 03/20/2013

NCAA tournament pool honors Newtown shooting victim

Enter a bracket challenge to help fund whale conservation, a favorite subject of 6-year-old Jessica Rekos.

By Alex Prewitt  |  12:00 PM ET, 03/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  March Madness, Men's basketball, 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 11:46 AM ET, 02/20/2012

NCAA tournament 2012: Northwestern, Texas among last teams in

If Selection Sunday were today, Northwestern and Texas would barely make the cut as at-large teams.

By Eric Prisbell  |  11:46 AM ET, 02/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  March Madness, Selection Sunday