Five Things: Best NCAA Championship Game Ever?Villanova claimed its second national championship last night with a 77-74 victory over North Carolina on a buzzer-beating three from Kris Jenkins.
Rising Star: North Carolina Guard Joel BerrySteady and efficient, if not flashy, Berry could be a key tonight against Villanova. The sophomore point guard has recorded 18 assists and just one turnover in his last two games.
5 Things: Final Four Margin Of Victory Record ObliteratedVillanova blasted Oklahoma 95-51, a semifinal record for margin, and North Carolina topped Syracuse 83-66. It sets up what should be—what we hope will be—a competitive final tonight.
5 Things: Wild Finishes In NCAA Tournament Opening WeekendA season that provided a carousel of teams at the top of the rankings and plenty of upsets portended an unpredictable and entertaining March Madness.
5 Things: NCAA Tournament Bids ClinchedSeveral one-bid leagues crowned their tournament champion this past weekend. The other conferences wrapped up their regular season.
Five Great College Basketball Games Left This SeasonHere are five games this week that will get you ready for the upcoming NCAA Tournament.
8 Fast Facts About The UNC Academic Fraud ScandalAccording to an official report by former U.S. Justice Department official Kenneth Wainstein released Wednesday, there was more academic fraud than previously reported by the NCAA or the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Boomer & Carton: UNC Academic Fraud AllegationsBoomer has been talking about the ongoing academic fraud investigation down at the University of North Carolina on his CBS Sports Minutes for a few months now.
UNC Scandal: Probe Reveals 'Shadow Curriculum' Involving Student-AthletesThe bombshell report released Wednesday found more far-reaching academic fraud than previous investigations by the school and the NCAA.
Jon Rothstein's ACC Offseason NotebookWith the additions of Pitt, Syracuse and Notre Dame, the ACC will officially become the old Big East when it comes to the NCAA selection process in 2014.
Rothstein: This And That Around NCAA Basketball; Wiggins' Call, Duke-UCLA At MSG & MoreAndrew Wiggins, the consensus No. 1 prospect in the Class of 2013 is expected to make his college decision in the early portion of this week.
Rothstein Files: Breaking Down The 4 Potential Destinations For Andrew WigginsWe can't fully project next year's Top 25 in college basketball because arguably the best player in the sport has still yet to decide on his destination.
Second-Half Run Sends Kansas Past Tar HeelsBehind the impassioned play of Travis Releford and Jeff Withey, the top-seeded Jayhawks shook themselves out of a first-half slumber and blitzed No. 8 seed North Carolina down the stretch for a 70-58 victory Sunday.
Rothstein Files: ACC Offseason Notebook; Power Rankings, Breakout Players And MoreThe Wolfpack will have to deal with something they haven't faced in an awful long time -- expectations.
Rothstein Files: This And That Around College BasketballC.J. Leslie's decision to return to NC State next season immediately makes Mark Gottfried's team a threat for the ACC title.