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  • Oregon earns long-awaited return to Final Four

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Oregon lost one of its best players to an injury just before the NCAA Tournament, had to survive two nail-biters to reach the Midwe ...
    March 27, 2017 - 12:16 am
  • UNC tops Kentucky with finishing flurry

    MEMPHIS, Tenn. – Roy Williams went all "Gone With the Wind" when a player asked about his North Carolina Tar Heels making the last shot Sunday to edge ...
    March 27, 2017 - 12:16 am
  • South Carolina comes back after half vs. Florida

    NEW YORK – South Carolina added a missing piece to its rich basketball history. The school of Frank McGuire, Kevin Joyce, Brian Winters, Mike Dunleav ...
    March 27, 2017 - 12:16 am
  • Gonzaga silences critics by blowing out Xavier

    SAN JOSE, Calif. – The criticism dogged Gonzaga wherever it went, no matter how much it won. The Zags run up their record by beating up on teams in a ...
    March 27, 2017 - 12:16 am
  • Florida’s Chris Chiozza went the length of the court and fired in an off-balance 3-pointer to beat the overtime buzzer as the Gators knocked out Wisco ...
    March 25, 2017 - 12:20 am
  • Xavier, Gonzaga back on doorstep of Final Four

    SAN JOSE, Calif. – Gonzaga coach Mark Few did not like the question, but answered it anyway. His Zags had just held off West Virginia to reach the El ...
    March 25, 2017 - 12:20 am
  • Altman, Self have teams on precipice of Final Four

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Bill Self and Dana Altman first matched wits more than two decades ago, when Self was trying to turn around tiny Oral Roberts and A ...
    March 25, 2017 - 12:20 am
  • SportShorts for Saturday, March 25, 2017

    GOLFDominance, survival at Match PlayDustin Johnson and Phil Mickelson showed the simple side to the ...
    March 25, 2017 - 12:16 am
  • Boys Roundup: Rock Falls hitters struggle in loss

    Freeport starter Ben Swords stifled the Rocket bats, striking out 15 of his recorded 17 outs and allowing just two hits in a 2-0 Pretzels' win in six ...
    March 24, 2017 - 12:39 am
  • Wolverines, Boilers go down

    Tyler Dorsey’s teammates call him “Mr. March.”Yeah, that fits.Dorsey scored 20 points and made the g ...
    March 24, 2017 - 12:38 am
  • Hoop royalty square off in Memphis for Sweet 16

    MEMPHIS, Tenn. – Three of college basketball's blue bloods, along with a blue bulldog from Indiana that has had lots of success of its own, have gathe ...
    March 24, 2017 - 12:39 am
  • Men's basketball: True grit gets Boilers to Sweet 16

    INDIANAPOLIS – Coach Matt Painter kept believing in his team even as he watched Purdue fritter away a 19-point lead.
    March 22, 2017 - 11:47 pm
  • KU fans split over on-court success, off-court woes

    LAWRENCE, Kan. – Hundreds of people file through the doors of the 23rd Street Brewery for lunch and dinner every day, most bound together by their unr ...
    March 22, 2017 - 11:49 pm
  • Men's basketball: Shot shooting knocks Illini out of NIT

    ORLANDO, Fla. – B.J. Taylor scored 17 points, Tacko Fall had a double-double, and Central Florida held on to defeat Illinois 68-58 on Wednesday night ...
    March 22, 2017 - 11:49 pm
  • Men's basketball: Gonzaga, Arizona try to end West Coast Final Four drought

    SAN JOSE, Calif. – Getting to the second weekend of the NCAA Tournament is nothing new for Gonzaga and Arizona.
    March 22, 2017 - 11:50 pm
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