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  • UNC advances to ACC championship on Marshall's contentious final shot; Florida State dethrones three-time defending champ Duke

    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. Marshall's...
  • Your A to Z guide to March Madness

    Your A to Z guide to March Madness
    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...
  • No. 15 Lehigh surprises No. 2 Duke with 75-70 win

    No. 15 Lehigh surprises No. 2 Duke with 75-70 win
    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...
  • Justice served as Lehigh shocks Duke in NCAA tournament

    Justice served as Lehigh shocks Duke in NCAA tournament
    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,...
  • Teel Time: Offensive funk caused Duke's late-season demise, loss to Lehigh

    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)...
  • Teel Time: Blue-blooded Final Four lacks ACC team for second straight season

    Teel Time: Blue-blooded Final Four lacks ACC team for second straight season
    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...
  • Confident Austin Rivers says he plans to be a lottery pick in NBA draft

    Confident Austin Rivers says he plans to be a lottery pick in NBA draft
    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...
  • Can't name any Final Four players? Blame NBA rule

    Can't name any Final Four players? Blame NBA rule
    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...
  • Calipari's youth movement challenges rivals, appeals to prospects such as Phoebus' Troy Williams

    Calipari's youth movement challenges rivals, appeals to prospects such as Phoebus' Troy Williams
    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...
  • Former DePaul signee Shane Larkin says 'Miami visit went very good'

    Former DePaul signee Shane Larkin says 'Miami visit went very good'
    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,...
  • Stepping up to FBS requires more than ambition, luxury suites

    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,...
  • Teel Time: Preseason All-ACC ballot includes UVa's Scott, 4 Tar Heels

    Teel Time: Preseason All-ACC ballot includes UVa's Scott, 4 Tar Heels
    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...