| Mar 27, 2012
| 9:45 PM
RALEIGH, N.C. -- The Maryland women's team buried itself with another big deficit Tuesday night against Notre Dame in the NCAA tournament regional final here at PNC Arena. Unlike defending national champion Texas A&M, the fourth-ranked, second-seeded...
| Mar 16, 2010
The NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament can be a frustrating experience for fans trying to predict the 65-team bracket. With 18,446,744,073,709,551,616 different combinations of results for predicting a perfect bracket (according to mathematicians), it's far...
| Mar 29, 2010
This is as close to " Hoosiers" as UConn had come this season — old-time Midwest arena against an opponent with old-school attributes intent on administering the old-fashioned upset.
But Sunday's Sweet 16 game against Iowa State wasn't a movie. And...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 9:30 PM
Villanova 73, Wisconsin-Milwaukee 53: Darrun Hilliard II scored 16 points and JayVaughn Pinkston added 13 points and eight rebounds as the Wildcats cruised past the Panthers in a second-round NCAA tournament game in Buffalo, N.Y.
| Mar 20, 2012
| 9:36 PM
From rock bottom to rockin' that New York flow again - in just one, zany week.
What a weird, wild ride this Huskies season has been.
Terrence Ross was exquisite shooting again, pouring in 24 points. Point guard Abdul Gaddy was exquisite from...
| Apr 2, 2011
| 6:36 PM
UConn has never had a player leave for the NBA after just one season in Storrs. John Calipari has had many one-and-done players at Memphis and Kentucky.
Calipari spoke Friday about going after the best players and, if it came down to it, preferring...
| Apr 2, 2011
| 10:22 PM
Every game in this march toward history isn't going to be fine art. Every opponent isn't going to fall to the breathtaking drives of Kemba Walker or the effortless grace of Jeremy Lamb.
So there was UConn down the stretch against Kentucky Saturday night,...
| Mar 15, 2012
| 11:59 AM
March Madness kicked off today, but for gamers, it's a sad reminder that for two and a half years, nobody has bothered to capture this exciting month of sports in a video game.
College athletics is in a tumultuous time, with increasing pressure to...
| Apr 4, 2011
| 2:53 AM
A dose of reality came from the dull clang of a metal hoop and the exhausting gasp of 70,000 fans.
Matt Howard couldn't see many of those rooters-85 percent who pulled for his Bulldogs and the rest for their opponent Duke.
When Gordon Hayward's half...
| Dec 21, 2010
| 9:36 PM
Perhaps it's true that only a scant percentage of the world cares about women's basketball. Maybe even less than that — or so we've heard from the dissenting crowd insulted by the long assault on a legendary men's coach and his team's iconic winning...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 8:07 PM
STORRS — Jim Calhoun sat in the front row of a near-empty Gampel Pavilion on Wednesday and he watched Kemba Walker, now in the NBA, push the ball up and down the court with the current UConn men's basketball players. Calhoun's legs were crossed,...
| May 5, 2011
| 2:56 PM
Maryland already has reached out to representatives for Notre Dame coach Mike Brey about its basketball coaching vacancy, but Brey has a contract extension in the works to remain with the Irish, a source told the Tribune.
Although Gary Williams'...