Oh, So Close! Buffalo Plays West Virginia Tough, Falls Just Short In ThrillerTarik 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.
No. 2 Seed Kansas Routs No. 15 Seed New Mexico State In Round Of 64Second-seeded Kansas did its best to restore some luster to the Big 12. Well, at least scrub away some of the tarnish.
Madness! No. 14 UAB Stuns No. 3 Iowa State, Advances To Round Of 32William Lee scored the last four points for 14th-seeded UAB, and the Blazers upset ninth-ranked Iowa State 60-59 on Thursday in their opening game in the NCAA Tournament.
Syracuse Coach Jim Boeheim Says He Will Appeal 'Harsh' SanctionsJim 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.
Up 3 In The Final Seconds, Do You Foul Or Defend?Should you commit a foul and let the offense shoot two free throws, hoping to avoid the possibility of a tying 3-pointer? Or should you simply play defense and try to prevent any good looks from beyond the arc?
Fordham Fires Men's Basketball Coach Tom Pecora After 5 SeasonsTom Pecora, who led Fordham to a 44-106 record over five seasons, was fired Wednesday.
New Big East Looks More Like Old Big East As Tourney OpensIt's Big East Tournament time in Madison Square Garden, and more than half of the conference's teams are projected to earn NCAA bids.