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Head coach Jim Boeheim of the Syracuse Orange basketball team speaks with the media regarding an NCAA investigation and his planned retirement in three years on March 19, 2015 at The Carrier Dome in Syracuse, New York. (Photo by Brett Carlsen/Getty Images)

Syracuse Coach Jim Boeheim Says He Will Appeal ‘Harsh’ Sanctions

Jim Boeheim said Thursday that 2018 is the “right time” to retire, but acknowledged that next season could be his last as he appeals NCAA sanctions for academic and benefits violations.

03/19/2015

Head coach Jim Boeheim of the Syracuse Orange reacts to a call against the Louisville Cardinals during the second half at the Carrier Dome on February 18, 2015 in Syracuse, New York. (Photo by Rich Barnes/Getty Images)

In Midst Of NCAA Sanctions, Syracuse Coach Jim Boeheim To Retire In 3 Years

Syracuse basketball coach Jim Boeheim will retire in three years and the university’s athletic director has resigned, the school announced Wednesday.

03/18/2015

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Lichtenstein: Everyone Out Of The Pool! We’re Enabling NCAA’s Shady System

After 30-plus years, I have decided to buck tradition. I no longer need to beware the Ides of March, for this year I will not be joining an NCAA Tournament pool.

03/18/2015

NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 12: L.J. Peak #0 of the Georgetown Hoyas heads for the net as James Milliken #23 of the Creighton Bluejays defends during a quarterfinal game of the Big East basketball tournament at Madison Square Garden on March 12, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

No. 23 Georgetown Beats Creighton, Advances In Big East Tourney

There wasn’t much doubt who Georgetown would turn to late in the game and D’Vauntes Smith-Rivera came through again.

03/13/2015

Quincy Ford (credit: Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Going Dancing: Breaking Down The First 5 Teams In

The Selection Sunday countdown has officially begun. Let’s breakdown the mid-majors putting on their dancing shoes.

03/11/2015

Ryan Arcidiacono #15 of the Villanova Wildcats dribbles to the basket as Felix Balamou #10 of the St. John's Red Storm defends during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game on March 7, 2015 at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Rich Schultz /Getty Images)

New Big East Looks More Like Old Big East As Tourney Opens

It’s Big East Tournament time in Madison Square Garden, and more than half of the conference’s teams are projected to earn NCAA bids.

03/11/2015

Head coach Jim Boeheim of the Syracuse Orange reacts to a call against the Louisville Cardinals during the second half at the Carrier Dome on February 18, 2015 in Syracuse, New York. (Photo by Rich Barnes/Getty Images)

Embattled Syracuse Coach Jim Boeheim: ‘I’m Not Going Anywhere’

Jim Boeheim spoke publicly on Sunday for the first time since the NCAA released its scathing report on Syracuse’s athletic department on Friday.

03/09/2015

Killian, the mascot for the Iona Gaels. (Photo by Chris Chambers/Getty Images)

Top-Seeded Iona Holds Off Siena In MAAC Quarters, 74-71

A.J. English hit six 3-pointers and finished with 32 points to help top-seeded Iona hold off No. 8 seed Siena 74-71 on Saturday in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference quarterfinals.

03/07/2015

Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim calls a play against Wake Forest during the second half at the Carrier Dome on Jan. 13. Syracuse defeated Wake Forest 86-83 in overtime. (Photo by Rich Barnes/Getty Images)

NCAA Suspends Boeheim 9 Games As Part Of Sanctions Against Syracuse

The governing body, saying the school lost control of its athletic department, placed Syracuse on probation for five years for breaking with the “most fundamental core values of the NCAA.”

03/06/2015

Killian, the mascot for the Iona Gaels. (Photo by Chris Chambers/Getty Images)

Saint Peter’s Beats MAAC’s Conference Leader Iona, 68-60

Desi Washington scored 19 points and Tyler Gaskins added 16 as Saint Peter’s beat conference leader Iona 68-60 on Sunday to lock up the No. 7 seed in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference tournament.

03/01/2015

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5 NCAA Storylines To Watch Heading Into March

What to watch for in the lead up to the madness of the next couple weeks.

02/28/2015

Columbia Lions football

Bagnoli Ends ‘Sabbatical’ To Take On Challenge Of Columbia Football

Columbia has lost 21 straight games, a string of futility that is still less than half of the school-record 44-game skid the Lions slogged through from 1983-88.

02/25/2015

Ryan Arcidiacono of the Villanova Wildcats wrestles for the ball with Sterling Gibbs of the Seton Hall Pirates on February 16, 2015 at the Pavilion in Villanova, Pennsylvania. The Wildcats defeated the Pirates 80-54 (Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)

Sterling Gibbs Sorry For Forearm Smash To ‘Nova Guard’s Face

Seton Hall coach Kevin Willard issued a statement after Monday night’s loss: “I am extremely disappointed in Sterling’s actions tonight.”

02/17/2015

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Columbia Clobbered By Dartmouth 61-49

Miles Wright scored 16 points and grabbed six rebounds Saturday night, as Dartmouth beat Columbia 61-49 on Saturday night.

02/14/2015

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