NCAA Tournament

Tony Parker #23 of the UCLA Bruins grabs the ball 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)

UCLA Beats UAB Blazers 92-75 To Advance To South Semifinal

The Bruins (22-13), the team many thought shouldn’t had even been in the field of 68, have won six of their last seven games in earning their first consecutive Sweet 16 berths since reaching the Final Four three straight seasons between 2006 and 2008.

03/21/2015

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No. 1 Kentucky Beats Cincinnati 64-51 To Reach Sweet 16

Kentucky coach John Calipari believes in letting his undefeated Wildcats decompress after victories so he made sure players slept in a little longer after a late-night rout of Hampton.

03/21/2015

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The Big East Is Alive And Well While Former Programs…Not So Much

When the conference fell apart two years ago, the strength of the Big East conference was in serious doubt. Two years later, the conference has six representatives in the NCAA Tournament.

03/20/2015

Louisville’s Wayne Blackshear celebrates after his team defeated UC Irvine during the second round of the NCAA Tournament at KeyArena in Seattle on March 20, 2015. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Survival In Seattle: Louisville Avoids Major Upset, Edges No. 13 UC Irvine

Freshman Quentin Snider hit the winning free throws and Terry Rozier made the saving steal Friday to help fourth-seeded Louisville top UC Irvine 57-55 and send the tournament’s tallest player packing.

03/20/2015

Shannon Evans #11 of the Buffalo Bulls reacts in the second half against the West Virginia Mountaineers during the second round of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Nationwide Arena on March 20, 2015 in Columbus, Ohio. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

Oh, So Close! Buffalo Plays West Virginia Tough, Falls Just Short In Thriller

Tarik Phillip hit a 3-pointer with 28 seconds left while the shot clock was winding down, adding the clinching points as fifth-seeded West Virginia held off No. 12 Buffalo 68-62 on Friday in their NCAA Tournament opener.

03/20/2015

Michigan State’s Matt Costello, left, and Marvin Clark Jr., battle Georgia’s Kenny Paul Geno for a loose ball during the teams’ meeting in the second round of the NCAA Tournament on March 20, 2015, in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Bob Leverone/Getty Images)

No. 7 Michigan State Overcomes Late Scare, Holds Off No. 10 Georgia

Denzel Valentine scored 16 points and went 6-for-6 at the free throw line in the final 30 seconds to help Michigan State hold off Georgia 70-63 on Friday in the NCAA Tournament’s round of 64.

03/20/2015

The Kansas Jayhawks bench reacts in the closing minutes against the New Mexico State Aggies during the second round of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at the CenturyLink Center on March 20, 2015 in Omaha, Nebraska. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

No. 2 Seed Kansas Routs No. 15 Seed New Mexico State In Round Of 64

Second-seeded Kansas did its best to restore some luster to the Big 12. Well, at least scrub away some of the tarnish.

03/20/2015

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NCAA Tournament: 5 Best Father-Son Performances

RJ Hunter hit a shot that will live on in the history of the NCAA Tournament for years to come and it will be in the “One Shining Moment” montage at the end of the championship game. That got me thinking, what are some of the best father son performances all time in the tournament?

03/20/2015

A fan of the UAlbany Great Danes holds up a sign for Peter Hooley during the 2014 NCAA Tournament. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

‘Anyone Can Be Beat’: UAlbany Out To Add To Madness Against Sooners

“It can happen. It does happen,” Great Danes forward Sam Rowley said of a potential upset against Oklahoma. “And hopefully it will happen.”

03/20/2015

Head coach Bobby Hurley of the Buffalo Bulls (Photo by Adam Hunger/Getty Images)

Huggins, Hurley Dominate Mountaineers-Bulls NCAA Matchup

Huggins and his Mountaineers meet the former Duke star’s Bulls on Friday in the round of 64 in Columbus.

03/20/2015

St. John's head coach Steve Lavin speaks to Rysheed Jordan and Sir'Dominic Pointer at Madison Square Garden on November 26, 2014. (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

St. John’s Certain It Can Survive And Advance Without Obekpa

Steve Lavin says that while center Chris Obekpa’s suspension is “less than ideal,” he still believes the Red Storm has what it takes to overcome the shot blocker’s absence in the NCAA Tournament.

03/20/2015

Troy Caupain #10 of the Cincinnati Bearcats reacts against the Purdue Boilermakers in the second half during the second round of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at the KFC YUM! Center on March 19, 2015 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Arena Makes NCAA Tourney History By Hosting Three 1-Point Games

The KFC Yum! Center in Louisville made NCAA Tournament history Thursday, becoming the first arena to host a trio of games decided by a single point, according to STATS.

03/20/2015

Cannen Cunningham and Sterling Brown #3 of the Southern Methodist Mustangs walk off the court after losing to the UCLA Bruins on a convroversial goaltending call in the NCAA Tournament on March 19, 2015 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

LISTEN: Mike Francesa Goes Ballistic Over SMU Goaltending Call

“OH MY GOD!” the WFAN host said, reacting to SMU’s heartbreaking 60-59 loss. “It isn’t even close to being a goaltend! You cost them the game on this, this isn’t — it wasn’t even near the rim!”

03/20/2015

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Top-Seeded Kentucky, Not At Its Best, Hammers Hampton By 23 Points

Take away the sluggish start and ragged finish, and the Wildcats opened the NCAA Tournament just the way they wanted against 16th-seeded Hampton.

03/20/2015

Phil Booth #5 celebrates with Dylan Ennis #31 of the Villanova Wildcats against the Marquette Golden Eagles during a quarterfinal game of the Big East basketball tournament at Madison Square Garden on March 12, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

No. 1 Seed Villanova Slams Lafayette 93-52

Thirty years after an improbable run to a stunning national championship, Villanova is going to try it this time around as a prohibitive favorite to reach the Final Four.

03/20/2015

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