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  • Texas 87, Arizona State 85

    (Updated: ADDS "at the buzzer" in lede CORRECTS Ridley rebounds in graph 2 DELETES "Kendal Yancy's three-point play" in graph 5 RECASTS sentence 2 in graph 5) Texas 87, Arizona State 85: Cameron Ridley had 17 points and the game-winning putback at the...
  • UF coach Billy Donovan, UCLA coach Steve Alford cross paths again in Sweet 16

    UF coach Billy Donovan, UCLA coach Steve Alford cross paths again in Sweet 16
    GAINESVILLE — UF coach Billy Donovan and UCLA's Steve Alford have shared college basketball's biggest stage before, both as players and coaches. But it has been awhile. The two played in the 1987 Final Four — Donovan at Providence...
  • The transformation of North Carolina's Marcus Paige

    SAN ANTONIO Before he walked off to go mess around on the Internet and watch some videos, Marcus Paige stopped in the kitchen and drew up some plays for his mom, then the girls' basketball coach at Lin Marr High in Iowa. The moment didn't last long,...
  • Luke DeCock: Beyond stars, Leslie McDonald and JP Tokoto might hold key to North Carolina's future

    CHAPEL HILL, N.C. Both Leslie McDonald and J.P. Tokoto fouled out of then-No. 15 North Carolina's loss to Pittsburgh at the ACC tournament, but their absence wasn't nearly as damaging as their lack of contributions on the court. Marcus Paige and James...
  • Matchup capsules for NCAA Tournament games of Friday

    MIDWEST REGIONAL At Raleigh, N.C. No. 14 Mercer vs. No. 3 Duke, 11:15 a.m. (CBS) Mercer is back in the field for the first time since 1985, defeating last year's darling, Florida Gulf Coast, in the Atlantic Sun title game. Duke is looking to return...
  • His mother far away and close by, Josh Fortune helps Friars make NCAA field

    His mother far away and close by, Josh Fortune helps Friars make NCAA field
    It was one of the greatest moments in Josh Fortune's young life. Which isn't to say it was perfect. He had scored 10 points, two coming on a pair of late free throws, as Providence upset Creighton for the Big East championship. It came in Madison Square...
  • Ex-Broward players enjoy NCAA spotlight

    Ex-Broward players enjoy NCAA spotlight
    Former Sagemont boys basketball player Vieux Kande can't walk anywhere on the Louisiana-Lafayette campus without someone asking for a photograph. Ex-Blanche Ely guard Dallas Cameron and his Stephen F. Austin teammates had hundreds of people come to...
  • UConn's Old-Timers Napier, Giffey, Olander Add Class, Maturity To NCAA Tourney

    UConn's Old-Timers Napier, Giffey, Olander Add Class, Maturity To NCAA Tourney
    BUFFALO, N.Y. — In recent years, the NCAA Tournament has seemed at times to be but a short stop on the ever-shorter route from high school to the pros. "Kids all have their bags packed and expect to be in the NBA," said Southern Methodist coach...
  • NCAA tourney TV schedule, announcers: Lundquist and Raftery will have 'Nova game

     
    First Round Games Tuesday, March 18 Tip (ET) Network Site Game Play-by-Play/Analyst//Reporter Producer/Director 6:40 p.m. truTV Dayton I Albany vs. Mount St. Mary’s Brian Anderson/Dan Bonner//Kristine Leahy Rodney Vaughn/Chris Svendsen After conc. I...
  • ESPN radio of LV will air lots of NCAA tournament games

     
    ESPN radio of the Lehigh Valley is the exclusive home of the NCAA men's basketball tournament with coverage going from the First Four games right through the national title game. ESPN (AM-1230 and 1320) will air featured games but will go from game to...
  • UC Irvine falls in NIT opener to SMU

    UC Irvine falls in NIT opener to SMU
    Cannen Cunningham scored 17 points to lead SMU to a 68-54 victory Wednesday night over UC Irvine in the first round of the NIT and give Hall of Fame Coach Larry Brown his first college postseason victory in 26 years. Ben Moore added 11 points in the...
  • Sore knee keeps Magic's Jameer Nelson out against the Suns

    Sore knee keeps Magic's Jameer Nelson out against the Suns
    PHOENIX — The Orlando Magic entered Wednesday night's game against the Phoenix Suns without Jameer Nelson. Nelson sat out the game because of a sore left knee. The knee was sore before the Magic's 103-89 loss to the Golden State Warriors on...