| Jan 21, 2014
| 6:41 PM
Think you can guess the winners of all 67 games in this spring's NCAA men's basketball tournament?
Warren Buffett is betting a fortune that you can't.
In what may be the largest sports bet in history, Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc. will pay $1...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 11:51 AM
Some lucky person out there could be filling out a billion-dollar bracket for March Madness this year.
A really, really lucky person. Because that's what it is going to take -- a lot of luck -- to correctly pick the winners of every single game in the...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 3:46 PM
A Penn State spokesman confirmed that CAA athletic directors have voted to bar Penn State from participating in the league championship for the 2014 season, their last as a conference member before joining the Big Ten in men’s lacrosse for the...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 6:25 PM
Auburn hired former Tennessee coach Bruce Pearl to revive a struggling basketball program that hasn't been to the NCAA tournament in more than a decade.
The school announced the hiring on Tuesday of the coach, who remains under a show-cause penalty from...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 3:24 PM
The conference realignment that swept through college football has reached college lacrosse, and has generated optimism and concerns among those involved in the sport.
Those changes have already manifested for the upcoming 2014 season. For one, the NCAA...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 4:14 PM
ORLANDO, Fla. — The Huskies left the cold and the snow behind in Cincinnati and, with their margin for error dwindling, needed to leave the disappointment of their loss to the Bearcats back there, too.
UConn's chances of catching Cincinnati in...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 12:55 PM
STORRS — Back in the day, as Geno Auriemma likes to say, losing key regular-season conference games meant almost certain trouble for upstart programs like the one he inherited at UConn in 1985.
The landscape was different. The NCAA Tournament...
| Oct 27, 2013
| 1:46 PM
New USC women's basketball Coach Cynthia Cooper thinks quickly on her feet. She also wants her team to play quickly on the floor.
The Trojans played a scrimmage Sunday before the men's team at Galen Center and Cooper was asked if her team was going to...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 5:10 PM
This season marks the 25th anniversary of the "Flying Illini" and their remarkable run to the 1989 Final Four.
Entering the NCAA tournament that year as the No. 1 seed in the Midwest Region, the Illini defeated McNeese State, Ball State, Louisville...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
My favorites choked, my dark horses stumbled and I watched helplessly as my NCAA bracket literally folded itself into a paper airplane and flew into my office garbage can before the Sweet 16 was even solidified.
Still, like millions of Americans, I...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
I am a fervent March Madness viewer but am dreading this year's NCAA basketball tournament for I fear the spectacle will be stained with controversy. I'm making my prediction based on the fact that the first two months of this year saw major scandals...
| Mar 29, 2011
| 8:45 AM
It’s Rolling Papers Week at Louder Now. Wiz Khalifa, hip-hop’s young pothead-in-charge, drops his highly anticipated major-label debut Tuesday. Every day this week, I’m going to analyze the tracks: what works, what doesn’t and what...