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Makur Maker’s brief stay at Howard could be over with declaration for NBA draft

Howard's Makur Maker declared for the NBA draft but has nearly two months to return to school if he does not hire an agent.
  • May 28, 2021

Stanford defeats Arizona to win its first NCAA women’s title since 1992

The top-seeded Cardinal triumphed over the No. 3 seed Wildcats, 54-53, in the tournament final at the Alamodome in San Antonio.
  • Apr 4, 2021

Arizona stuns Connecticut, advances to first national championship game

Aari McDonald and the Wildcats were in control from the get-go, knocking off perennial title favorite Connecticut to set up an all-Pac-12 showdown with Stanford for the national championship.
  • Apr 3, 2021

Stanford survives South Carolina, advances to national championship game

Stanford escaped two late South Carolina shot attempts to win Friday's first women's Final Four matchup and reach the national championship game for the first time since 2010.
  • Apr 2, 2021

NCAA Final Fours set with UCLA and Gonzaga men, Stanford and South Carolina women in

The men’s and women’s NCAA basketball tournaments continue this weekend with the men's and women's Final Fours.
  • Mar 31, 2021

Final Four weekend gets first entrants with Houston and Baylor men, and Connecticut and Arizona women, advancing

March Madness continued with mixed results for teams from Baylor, while the Connecticut women marched into a 13th consecutive Final Four. The rest of the slots will be filled Tuesday.
  • Mar 30, 2021

No. 1 seeds cruise into Elite Eight, but waters were choppier for No. 2s in NCAA tournaments

The Sweet 16 continues for the men's and women's basketball tournaments on Sunday. Who will reach the Elite Eight? Follow along for live updates.
  • Mar 29, 2021

Transcript: Post reporters answered your March Madness questions.

Washington Post reporters joined readers for a chat about March Madness upsets, bracket tips and more. Read the transcript.
  • Mar 17, 2021

Howard’s wait to return to NCAA women’s tournament continues after narrow loss in MEAC title game

Deja Winters’s go-ahead three-pointer in the final seconds gave North Carolina A&T a 59-57 victory.
  • Mar 13, 2021

The Howard Bison’s hopes for a dream basketball season have turned into a nightmare

Not much has gone right for the Howard men's basketball program during the 2020-21 season.
  • Jan 28, 2021