Derrick Nix got a pass down low, backed up his beefy body to put an opponent on his back and scored. For much of Michigan State’s NCAA tournament-opening win, it was as easy as giving Nix the ball and getting out of his way.
Two years ago, Jordan Morgan and Michigan had to play a road game in the NCAA tournament — or so it seemed at first.
Can the Crimson go the NCAA Tournament for the second time in as many seasons? Absolutely. Can they finally win a game at Jadwin Gym? That’s to be determined.
The Hurricanes haven’t just been good this season — they’ve been dominant.
Michigan State has won six games in a row while posting an overall record of 17-3 and yet, no one is talking about the Spartans.
Ohio State head coach Urban Meyer gets his first real test as the Buckeyes head to East Lansing to take on the Spartans.
It will be quite the scene in East Lansing on Saturday night as the Spartans take on the Irish in what is an enormous test for both teams.
It doesn’t take long for a player to change his perception. If James can do it in Miami, Anthony can do it in New York.
With early entries to the 2012 NBA Draft set, college hoops insider Jon Rothstein updated his early Top 25.
With the big programs set to lose — and gain –some key players, the NCAA landscape could look quite different next season.
Make no mistake, the LIU Brooklyn Blackbirds are a New York team, a melting pot of talent with the city’s street smarts and swagger to back it up.
The Madness is on! Find out what to expect — and which names to keep track of — throughout Friday’s action.
Isn’t it amazing how the Tarheels started the season as the unanimous top team in the country and now people barely even acknowledge that they exist?
If you like Big East basketball, Cincy-Marquette is a must watch.
With victorious teammates milling about, Jones — who had just won a Super Bowl ring — stunned Mandy Piechowski with a ring of her own.