March Madness

Kevin Canevari #3 of the Mercer Bears celebrates with teammates after defeating the Duke Blue Devils 78-71 during the Second Round of the 2014 NCAA Basketball Tournament at PNC Arena on March 21, 2014 in Raleigh, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Down Go The Devils! No. 14 Mercer Shocks Mighty Duke In Thriller

Mercer scored 11 straight points during the late 20-5 run that clinched the biggest victory in school history. It’s the second one-and-done in three years for the third-seeded Blue Devils.

03/21/2014

The Wichita State Shockers celebrate after beating the Missouri State Bears 68-45. (credit: Peter Aiken/Getty Images)

Keidel: Ides (And Idols) Of March

March Madness is a lifeline in an otherwise barren winter sports calendar, an essential bridge between football and baseball.

03/21/2014

Shabazz Napier #13 of the Connecticut Huskies goes to the basket as DeAndre Bembry #43 and Ronald Roberts, Jr. #13 of the Saint Joseph's Hawks defend during the second round of the 2014 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at the First Niagara Center on March 20, 2014 in Buffalo, New York.  (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

UConn Outlasts St. Joseph’s In 89-81 OT Win

Shabazz Napier shook off a miss at the second-half buzzer to score nine of his 24 points in overtime and lead seventh-seeded Connecticut to a 89-81 win over Saint Joseph’s in the second round of the NCAA tournament on Thursday.

03/20/2014

Jeremy Stetler timed his vasectomy with a previous NCAA college basketball tournament. (credit: CBS 2)

March Madness Is Prime Time For Vasectomies

The timing is all about having an excuse to recover while watching a lot of basketball.

03/20/2014

U.S. President Barack Obama (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

President Obama Picks Michigan St. To Win NCAA Tournament

The president’s picks are in. President Barack Obama is picking Michigan State to win the NCAA men’s basketball championship over defending-champion Louisville.

03/19/2014

Scottie Wilbekin #5 of the Florida Gators celebrates by cutting down the net after their 61-60 win over the Kentucky Wildcats in the championship game of the 2014 Men's SEC Basketball Tournament at Georgia Dome on March 16, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

It’s Madness! 10 Things To Know About The NCAA Tournament

The posturing and politicking is finished. The field has been chosen, the bracket has been set and the madness of March has finally arrived in college basketball.

03/17/2014

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Best Bars To Watch College Basketball In NYC

As March Madness takes hold of New Yorkers, the age-old question persists: where can a die-hard college basketball fan get a drink around here?

03/12/2014

Warren Buffett (Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

What Does A Perfect March Madness Bracket Get You? $1B From Warren Buffett

Even though it’s only January, you might want to start brushing up on your college basketball knowledge. It could pay off — big time.

01/21/2014

Mike Rice (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Giglio: Mike Rice Fallout Puts Further Damper On Collegiate Athletics, Final Four

The jig is up for the NCAA. No longer is the product pure or different than the money-grabbing, greedy professional product. Enjoy the Final Four for what it is this weekend: Basketball. Nothing more, nothing less.

04/05/2013

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Artists Mayhem: Eldredge, McCreery, Lynch And Upchurch Share Their Brackets

Our favorite artists are letting you in on their brackets. How does yours stack up with Brett Eldredge, Scotty McCreery, Dustin Lynch and Greg Upchurch?

03/29/2013

Aaron Craft #4 of the Ohio State Buckeyes (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Rothstein: Friday’s NCAA Tournament Storylines, Picks & More

Don’t be surprised if Iona pushes Ohio State. If the Gaels make some shots early on, this one could very interesting.

03/22/2013

Siyani Chambers #1 and Laurent Rivard #0 of the Harvard Crimson celebrate as the Crimson defeat the New Mexico Lobos 68-62 during the second round of the 2013 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at EnergySolutions Arena on March 21, 2013 in Salt Lake City, Utah. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Bracket Buster! Harvard Stuns New Mexico For 1st NCAA Tournament Win

Some people may have heard of the school that’s suddenly generating a bit of March Madness buzz: Harvard. Yep, Harvard.

03/22/2013

Syracuse’s Michael Carter-Williams, left, handles the ball against Keron DeShields of Montana in the second half during the second round of the 2013 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at HP Pavilion on March 21, 2013 in San Jose, Calif. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Syracuse Sends Early Message At NCAA Tournament, Destroys Montana

After being sent cross-country to open the NCAA tournament, Syracuse is in no hurry to go back home.

03/22/2013

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Smith’s Double-Double Leads Butler To 68-56 Win

Andrew Smith had a double-double with a career-high 16 rebounds and 14 points, and Butler made 18 of 20 free throws down the stretch to hold off upset-minded Bucknell 68-56 in the second round of the NCAA tournament on Thursday.

03/21/2013

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Bracketology: Essential Tips For Bracket Success

Finally, the moment we have all been waiting for, March Madness! A time were everyone will be putting all their attention into college basketball as the 1st round of the NCAA tournament kicks off Thursday March 21st.

03/20/2013

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