NCAA Tournament

5 Sports Guarantees That Went Horribly Wrong

Last night WVU’s Daxter Miles joined a long list of people who have made guarantees and seen them backfire horribly.

03/27/2015

Notre Dame's Jerian Grant  (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images), Kentucky's Willie Cauley-Stein (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images),

Can Irish Beat Kentucky? History Of Slaying Giants On Their Side

With undefeated Kentucky facing Notre Dame Saturday for a shot in the Final Four, it will be familiar territory for the Fighting Irish.

03/27/2015

CLEVELAND, OH - MARCH 26: Zach Auguste #30 of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish dunks in the second half against Rashard Kelly #0 and Darius Carter #12 of the Wichita State Shockers during the Midwest Regional semifinal of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena on March 26, 2015 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

No. 3 Seed Notre Dame Blitzes Shockers In 2nd Half, Irish Take Elite 8 Spot With 81-70 Win

Momentum sagging and Wichita State surging, Mike Brey called time out and offered his Notre Dame players a reminder.

03/26/2015

John Calipari (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Keidel: Calipari Has Built A Dynasty At Kentucky, And He Should Never Leave

Kentucky basketball is clearly a dynasty. It’s a hybrid empire, with mutating parts every year plugged in by the program’s only monolith: John Calipari.

03/26/2015

Tyus Jones (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images), Karl-Anthony Towns (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images), T.J. McConnell (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Sweet 16: Top Teams, Players And Games To Watch As March Madness Resumes

OK, so maybe we won’t get to see another celebratory fall by Georgia State’s Ron Hunter, but the regional rounds of the NCAA Tournament are filled with some fantastic storylines.

03/26/2015

Steve Lavin (Photo by Bob Leverone/Getty Images)

Steve Lavin’s Future With St. John’s Up In Air After Early NCAA Exit

Is St. John’s leaning toward a split with head coach Steve Lavin, or is he on the verge of a contract extension? That depends on where you get your news.

03/25/2015

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Guide To March Madness’ Final Four

A quick start travel guide to help prepare you for your trip to the Final Four in Indianapolis.

03/25/2015

Wisconsin's Frank Kaminsky reacts during the third round of the NCAA tournament at the CenturyLink Center on March 22, 2015 in Omaha, Nebraska (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Each Team’s Must-Watch Player In The Sweet 16

Here are the guys who can change the entire course of a game and the season for their team.

03/24/2015

LOUISVILLE, KY - MARCH 21: Bryce Alford #20 of the UCLA Bruins runs down the court against the UAB Blazers during the third round of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at KFC YUM! Center on March 21, 2015 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Jon Rothstein: Sweet 16 Loaded With Elite Matchups

The lowest seeds this weekend are all programs with strong traditions — UCLA, Wichita State, Xavier, NC State, and Michigan State.

03/23/2015

JACKSONVILLE, FL - MARCH 21: R.J. Hunter #22 of the Georgia State Panthers puts up a shot over Dee Davis #11 of the Xavier Musketeers in the first half during the third round of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena on March 21, 2015 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

NCAA Tournament: Second & Third Round Best Games, Players

CBS Local Sports’ writers Bryan Altman and Ryan Mayer breakdown the best parts of the first weekend of NCAA Tournament action and look ahead to the Sweet 16.

03/23/2015

PITTSBURGH, PA - MARCH 21: Dylan Ennis #31 of the Villanova Wildcats walks off the court after losing to the North Carolina State Wolfpack 71-68 during the third round of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Consol Energy Center on March 21, 2015 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Five Things: NCAA Tournament Opening Weekend

Nothing beats the opening weekend of the NCAA Tournament and this year was especially incredible. From improbable upsets to last-second heroics—and sometimes both in the same game—the 2015 Tourney got off to a roaring start.

03/23/2015

Teammates Dakari Johnson #44, Trey Lyles #41 and Aaron Harrison #2 of the Kentucky Wildcats cheer on from the bench against the Cincinnati Bearcats during the third round of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at KFC YUM! Center on March 21, 2015 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

NCAA Tournament: Duke, Unbeaten Kentucky Headline Sweet 16

There are only 15 games left to decide a national champion. Kentucky needs to win four of those games to become the first undefeated champion since Indiana in 1976.

03/23/2015

Wichita State v Kansas

Shockers Beat Jayhawks 78-65 In NCAA Tournament Showdown

Behind another steady performance from Fred VanVleet and the hot shooting of Evan Wessel, the No. 7 seed Shockers rolled past the second-seeded Jayhawks 78-65 on Sunday, earning a trip to the Sweet 16 at the expense of the school that has caused them so much chagrin.

03/23/2015

San Diego State v Duke

Duke Beats San Diego State 68-49 To Reach NCAA Sweet 16

Jahlil Okafor scored 18 of his 26 points in a dominating first half and Duke beat San Diego State 68-49 on Sunday in the NCAA Tournament, sending the top-seeded Blue Devils back to the Sweet 16.

03/22/2015

CHARLOTTE, NC - MARCH 22: Travis Trice #20 of the Michigan State Spartans drives to the basket against the Virginia Cavaliers during the third round of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Time Warner Cable Arena on March 22, 2015 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Bob Leverone/Getty Images)

Trice Scores 23, Michigan State Sends No. 2 Seed Virginia Home

Travis Trice scored 23 points, and Michigan State knocked second-seeded Virginia out of the NCAA Tournament for the second straight year, 60-54 on Sunday.

03/22/2015

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