| Mar 21, 2014
| 5:00 PM
Kansas avoids upset with strong finish
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ST. LOUIS -- By the normal measures of a stat sheet, Kansas guard Wayne Selden Jr. did not contribute much to Friday's 80-69 win over No. 15 seed Eastern Kentucky in the second round of the...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 4:04 PM
Kansas 80, Eastern Kentucky 69: Andrew Wiggins scored 19 points and Jamari Traylor posted career highs of 17 points and 14 rebounds as the Jayhawks slipped by the Colonels in Midwest regional play in St. Louis.
Perry Ellis contributed 14 points and 13...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 5:35 AM
How we know that this NCAA tournament isn't like any other NCAA tournament: According to Las Vegas oddsmakers, the second- and third-favorite teams are Michigan State and Louisville, who aren't No. 1 seeds. Or No. 2, or even No. 3. They're No. 4 seeds....
| Mar 20, 2014
MILWAUKEE Austin American-Statesman columnists Kirk Bohls and Cedric Golden weigh in on 10 hot-button topics for the NCAAs:
1. Who's the best Cinderella story you're rooting for?
Bohls: My heart's with Creighton, but you can't really call the Bluejays a...
| Mar 19, 2014
BLACKSBURG — Virginia Tech basketball boasts a lavish practice complex, committed administration and a five-year stretch in which the Hokies hovered near the top of the ACC. But when measured by the sport's most precious commodity, Tech ranks last...
| Mar 16, 2014
| 11:14 PM
1 Florida (32-2, Southeastern champion)
16 Play-in winner (See matchup below)
Can you say "Gator bait"? Whoever wins the play-in game will have effectively played its way out of the tournament by Thursday.
8 Colorado (23-11, at-large)
| Feb 7, 2014
| 5:48 PM
We now interrupt all this laughable losing, exhaustive scouting, background checks and booked rooms in Lawrence, Kan., for the following bulletin from the 2014 draft party:
Not everyone is guaranteeing to RSVP.
There are whispers that Joel...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 7:59 PM
In one of the more intriguing new conference affiliations to be found, Old Dominion is moving its women’s rowing program from Conference USA to the Big 12, starting for the next school year.
| Feb 12, 2014
| 9:34 AM
Virginia was clutch at the free-throw line Monday, making 7-of-8 in the final 1:03 to secure a home victory over Maryland. That bodes well for March, as does the Cavaliers’ 17-of-19 accuracy at the line Saturday at Georgia Tech.
But the macro...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 11:46 AM
With the college basketball season heating up there is a full menu of big games this week.
If you only have time to watch a few games though, here are the ones you should consider.
Monday (16) Iowa State at (19) Oklahoma State, 7 ESPN
| Jan 24, 2014
| 1:55 PM
The Magic can extend center Nik Vucevic's contract at season's end, and Vooch tells me, "I'd love to be in Orlando for a while."
Here comes a curveball: If the Magic land the No. 1 pick in the draft, do they select Kansas big man Joel Embiid when they...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 7:00 PM
Take a snapshot of these rankings because they could look different next week. Florida State and Ohio State could be the new 1-2 if Louisiana State and Stanford take out the nation's leaders in Tuscaloosa and Palo Alto. Clemson's Tigers should be...