Tag: March Madness

NBA should kill the NCAA, fix basketball

The NCAA is in the news for the same two reasons the NCAA ever makes the news: fiscal controversy and…

7 months ago

Billion-dollar crowd enjoys Duke/Oregon — Sweet 16 Sideline

The matchup between Duke and Oregon brought with it a fanbase with deep pockets. Apple CEO Tim Cook sat behind…

3 years ago

Illinois State athletic staffers among 7 dead in plane crash

A private plane returning from the NCAA basketball tournament in Indianapolis crashed in a central Illinois field on Tuesday, killing…

3 years ago

Big Ten shines bright with Final Four in own backyard

MILWAUKEE — After Michigan State clinched a spot in the Final Four over the weekend, Wisconsin's Sam Dekker wrote a…

3 years ago

Arizona surges late to set up Elite Eight rematch with Wisconsin

LOS ANGELES — T.J. McConnell scored 13 of his 17 points in the second half and freshman Stanley Johnson added…

4 years ago

6 teams with 10 or more losses most ever to reach Sweet 16

The NCAA Tournament has never had so many teams with so many losses make it so far. Six of the…

4 years ago

Xavier's Reynolds can play vs Arizona; it's Mack vs Miller

CINCINNATI — Forward Jalen Reynolds accompanied Xavier to Los Angeles for its Sweet 16 game while the school looked into…

4 years ago

Ready, set, scramble! Chaos defines end of tourney games

OMAHA — In the 2008 national championship, with Kansas trailing Memphis by three and 10.8 seconds left in the game,…

4 years ago