| Feb 17, 2012
| 4:33 PM
We've all had our NCAA Tournament pools shattered by some team we've underestimated simply because we never saw them play. Raise your hand if you had George Mason knocking off UConn in 2006, or Siena upending Vanderbilt in 2008, or Murray State toppling...
| Jan 1, 2011
| 8:28 PM
Shelvin Mack scored 16 points to lead Butler to a 76-59 victory over Valparaiso on Saturday. Ronald Nored and Shawn Vanzant each added 11 points for the Bulldogs (10-4, 2-0 Horizon), who have won six straight after dropping three of four.
| Jan 26, 2011
Are you ready for March Madness?
Starting at some point during my high school years and continuing to the present, I started thinking about the NCAA Tournament about two days after the Colts season came to a close.
More often that not, it was a Monday...
| Jan 29, 2011
| 2:30 PM
VALPARAISO, Ind. (AP) — Matt Kenney, Ryan Broekhoff and Cory Johnson each scored 16 points and Valparaiso defeated Butler 85-79 in overtime Saturday.
Brandon Wood added 15 points for the Crusaders (16-6, 8-2 Horizon), who rallied after trailing...
| Nov 11, 2011
| 6:54 PM
SOUTH BEND - It was a basketball season that all involved often only dream of experiencing - big early moments that heightened expectations, sustained success through conference play and a savvy, hungry team that simply refused to be derailed.
| Oct 15, 2011
| 2:06 PM
Someone on the Notre Dame men’s basketball team may have a secret heading into the 2011-12 season, but if that’s the case, he’s not sharing.
At least, not yet.
Asked last week during media day what might be different about his game...
| Dec 31, 2011
| 4:55 PM
When the college basketball schedules were released for this season, New Year's Eve stood out as a very exciting day.
December 31st was pretty special in that six in-state schools were in action, all at home. The participants made sure their fans would...
| 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...
| 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...