| Mar 10, 2012
| 3:47 PM
ATLANTA – North Carolina guard Kendall Marshall insisted it would've been a "ticky-tack" foul call. N.C. State coach Mark Gottfried refused to say anything at all about it for fear the Atlantic Coast Conference would get in his pocket.
| Mar 12, 2012
| 5:30 AM
This is the time of the year when everyone can channel their inner Dick Vitale. Just make sure not to startle your co-workers if you start yelling, "Awesome, baby!"
Everyone in the entire country, starting on Selection Sunday when the NCAA Tournament...
| Mar 16, 2012
| 8:11 PM
It's been a long, historic run for Lehigh.
It just got a little longer Friday night.
Lehigh pulled off a monumental upset of national power Duke in the second round of the NCAA tournament, 75-70 at the Greensboro Coliseum.
C.J. McCollum scored 30...
| Mar 16, 2012
| 7:42 PM
Pedigree, venue and seed say this was the greatest upset of the NCAA basketball tournament's modern era. The proverbial eye test tells a radically different tale.
Lehigh defeated Duke 75-70 in the Blue Devils' backyard Friday, and anyone who watched,...
| Mar 16, 2012
| 11:17 PM
Duke concluded February by making 10-of-20 threes in a victory at Wake Forest. The Blue Devils were 26-4, ranked fourth nationally and the ACC’s best shooting team from beyond the arc.
In four March games, Duke was 22-of-93 from deep (23.8 percent)...
| Mar 26, 2012
| 5:27 AM
There are no improbable underdogs such as VCU or Butler. There is no first-time coach like Jay Wright or John Brady or Paul Hewitt.
Indeed, if you consider program pedigree, coaching credentials and player honors, this ranks among the most accomplished...
| Mar 27, 2012
| 2:05 PM
Mixed reviews by draft analysts suggest Austin Rivers may not be a lottery pick in the NBA Draft.
But the ever-confident former Winter Park standout told the Sentinel in a Tuesday afternoon phone interview he plans to be on that elite list of the first...
| Mar 31, 2012
| 3:41 PM
As we now head toward the national-championship game of college basketball Monday night, there has been but one pervading thought as I've watched the three-week NCAA tournament unfold:
Who are these guys?
And if you're in the business of college...
| Apr 3, 2012
| 12:57 PM
Mike Krzyzewski and Roy Williams have not been marginalized. Shaka Smart and VCU, or some other interlopers, still can crash the Final Four.
But there's no denying that Kentucky's national championship Monday night, and the way coach John Calipari...
| Aug 12, 2011
| 4:32 PM
Shane Larkin, a 2011 DePaul basketball recruit who was released from his Blue Demons' scholarship last week due to a medical issue, resurfaced at Miami on Friday.
Following his visit, Larkin sent a text message on Friday night about his trip reading,...
| Aug 23, 2011
| 6:12 PM
Scandalous accusations, radical rules reform and conference realignment have big-footed the college sports news cycles of late, burying notable developments on many fronts.
Case in point: Virginia Tech's opening football opponent, Appalachian State,...
| Oct 18, 2011
| 4:43 AM
Later this week the ACC will announce that media attending the league's basketball tipoff Wednesday picked North Carolina to win the conference’s regular-season race.
And for our next keen insight, we’ll forecast Barack Obama to win the...