Dressed Down; Alabama Rolls Over Pitino, IonaThis time, Pitino had his worst seed ever and second-seeded Alabama (25-6) was too much.
VCU Eliminated From NCAA Tournament Due To 'COVID-19 Protocols'The cancellation marks a bitter end for VCU after the Rams made the NCAA Tournament as an at-large team following a 19-7 season.
Rutgers Fans Excited And Optimistic After Scarlet Knights Beat Clemson Tigers In First Round Of NCAA TournamentIt's been a long wait for Rutgers fans. The Scarlet Knights played in the tournament for the first time in three decades, and they won.
Geo Baker Speaks Loudly, Lifts Rutgers Past ClemsonBaker scored 13 points, including the decisive layup with 10 seconds left, and the 10th-seeded Scarlet Knights toppled No. 7 seed Clemson 60-56 on Friday night in the Midwest Region.
Rutgers, Iona Preparing For 1st Round Games In Return To March Madness; 'It's A Grind Like No Other'Even though COVID-19 is still affecting games, at least they're playing this year.
NCAA Eligibility Extension May Have Unintended Consequences For High School AthletesCollege sports programs have been granted the option of offering an extra year of eligibility because of the pandemic. While it's the right thing for those athletes, it could have a trickle down effect for high school athletes. 
Knicks Legend Patrick Ewing Says He Was Hassled By Security Guards At Madison Square GardenPatrick Ewing is one of the most identifiable athletes in New York history. He's 7 feet tall and his number 33 is retired by the Knicks.
COVID 1 Year: The Sports World Stopped, But Hope And Progress Are Beginning To Win The DaysThe coronavirus pandemic brought on the most significant disruption to the sporting calendar since World War II.
Basketball Hall Of Famer John Thompson Dies At 78: Patrick Ewing, Alonzo Mourning, Dikembe Mutombo And More Pay TributeJohn Thompson, the first Black basketball coach to win a NCAA men's national championship, has died. 
Ex-UConn Star, Top NBA Sixth Man Cliff Robinson Dies At 53Cliff Robinson, born in Buffalo NY, guided UConn out from the bottom and almost helped take the Portland Trail Blazers to the top.
Rick Pitino Named Next Head Coach Of Iona Gaels BasketballHall of famer Rick Pitino is returning to college basketball – and his hometown – as head coach of Iona.