| Mar 18, 2013
| 4:34 AM
VALPARAISO, Ind. (AP) — At least Valparaiso is back in the NCAA tournament after a nine-year hiatus.
Now they have to contend with what amounts to a road game against third-seeded Michigan State.
The Crusaders (26-7), seeded 14th in their...
| Mar 16, 2013
| 8:56 AM
Bill Carmody took Northwestern basketball from the depths of Division I to respectability. But given 13 chances, he could not take the Wildcats to the NCAA tournament. And ultimately that’s what led to a change Saturday, ending years of “...
| Mar 19, 2012
| 11:37 AM
Northwestern athletic director Jim Phillips has declined to return text messages. And a team spokesman said coach Bill Carmody is “unavailable” for interviews Monday. It certainly makes you wonder whether Carmody is being told that his time at...
| Jan 12, 2012
| 3:17 PM
It did not take much for Clay Yeo to commit to Valpo. He knew it when he met Bryce Drew.
"Everyone knows about the shot, against Ole Miss," said Yeo, a junior at Triton. "And he's just a great guy, put on top of that."
Yeo has made some big shots of his...
| Mar 3, 2012
| 9:42 PM
Valparaiso stands just 40 minutes away from returning to the NCAA Tournament after its second victory over Butler at the ARC in eight days, downing the Bulldogs 65-46 in front of a frenzied crowd Saturday evening in the second of two Horizon League...
| Mar 8, 2012
| 12:52 PM
As I sit at my desk at 2:30 on a Thursday afternoon, Indiana playing Penn State in the Big Ten tournament on one television monitor, Georgetown vs. Cincinnati in the BIG EAST on another, all the while, keeping tabs on the ACC, SEC & BIG XII tournaments,...
| Dec 12, 2012
| 8:55 AM
1939 Oregon wins first NCAA Tournament
1963 Loyola (Ill.) vs. Mississippi St.
1966 A win for Civil Rights
1973 Walton leads Bruins to title
1974 N.C. State ends UCLA's run
1975 Wooden goes out with 10th title
| Dec 13, 2012
| 5:49 PM
BOURBON - Clay Yeo became a household name state-wide in 2011, when as a sophomore, he helped lead Triton to the Class A state finals. Since then, he's become arguably the most decorated player in Trojan history, and carried the mantle as one of the...
| Mar 18, 2010
For loyal readers of this site and specifically my Thursday column, or even those of you who watch Indysportsnation programing on Fox 59, you may think that I'm always pumped up about a sporting event.
I can recall using the phrase, "One of my favorite...
| May 17, 2011
| 2:56 PM
VALPARAISO, Ind. (AP) — Valparaiso coach Homer Drew is retiring after 22 seasons at the school and former Crusaders star Bryce Drew will replace his father.
The announcement was made Tuesday.
Homer Drew won 640 games, seventh most among active...
| May 18, 2011
| 1:30 AM
Cycling-Tour of California, Stage 4, 4 p.m. (VERSUS)
Major League Baseball-Colorado Rockies at Philadelphia Phillies, 6 p.m. (ESPN); Chicago Cubs at Florida Marlins, 6 p.m. (WGN); Minnesota Twins at Oakland Athletics, 9 p.m. (FXSP)