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This year's Final Four is loaded with stars who have dominated the college basketball season, but one who stands above the rest is Duke's Jahlil Okafor. According to 247Sports, the 6'11", 270-pound center was the No. 1 prospect in the 2014 class, and he has not disappointed in his first year at this…
31 March 2015
Good postseason showings in both the ACC and NCAA tournaments helped to cover up for the fact that the North Carolina Tar Heels were super shaky down the stretch of the season. Now heading into the offseason, a number of concerns and storylines remain in the forefront of fans' minds, not the least o…
31 March 2015
30 March 2015
Louisville sophomore Mangok Mathiang is a 48 percent free throw shooter this season and found himself at the foul line Sunday afternoon with the Cardinals' season on the line in an Elite Eight game against Michigan State. The Spartans held a one-point lead with 4.9 seconds left in regulation…
29 March 2015
Kentucky has made it to the Final Four undefeated, but it endured quite a scare from Notre Dame in the Elite Eight on Saturday in Cleveland. All season long college basketball analysts and fans have been asking what it would take to beat the Wildcats, who are widely considered one of the most tale…
29 March 2015
Izzo and Pitino have met twice before in the tournament, with one win apiece. Who wins the rubber match?
29 March 2015
New Jersey republican Gov. Chris Christie hasn't said whether he plans to run for president in 2016. If he does, he might now receive fewer votes in the state of Kentucky than he otherwise would have.  [DraftKings: Free $25,000 March Madness Fantasy Basketball Contest ] Christie was in Clev…
29 March 2015
New Jersey republican Gov. Chris Christie hasn't said whether he plans to run for president in 2016. If he does, he might now receive fewer votes in the state of Kentucky than he otherwise would have.  [DraftKings: Free $25,000 March Madness Fantasy Basketball Contest ] Christie was in Clev…
29 March 2015
28 March 2015
Notre Dame coach Mike Brey said Friday he believes much of the nation will be rooting for the Fighting Irish to upset undefeated Kentucky when the teams meet in an Elite Eight game in the NCAA tournament Saturday night.  Both teams worked out and met with the media Friday in advance of the ga…
28 March 2015
Anton Gill averaged just 2.4 ppg this season, but he came through in crunch time in a win over N.C. State on Friday.
28 March 2015
Sophomore guard Anton Gill has been a bit player for Louisville for most of this season. He hadn’t scored a point in the month of March before a meeting with North CarolinaState on Friday night in the Sweet 16 in the NCAA tournament. Gill came off the bench in the second half to give coach R…
28 March 2015
Sophomore guard Anton Gill has been a bit player for Louisville for most of this season. He hadn’t scored a point in the month of March before a meeting with North Carolina State on Friday night in the Sweet 16 in the NCAA tournament. Gill came off the bench in the second half to give coach…
28 March 2015
A return to the Sweet 16 and a spot in the ACC title game highlighted what was a rather up-and-down season for North Carolina in 2014-15. A wealth of talent, a deeper lineup than the year before and an abundance of size inside made it seem possible that the Tar Heels could go further, yet after all…
27 March 2015
The NC State basketball team tips off its Sweet 16 matchup against Louisville at 7:37 p.m. tonight on TBS. The Wolfpack are coming off a stunning upset over top-seeded Villanova, and the Cardinals easily took care of Northern Iowa.  This game will be the second time these two teams square off,…
27 March 2015
LOS ANGELES — Thirty minutes after Thursday’s 79-72 loss to Wisconsin in the Sweet 16, the North Carolina Tar Heels weren’t sure how to act. While some players bemoaned the second-half mistakes that led to their demise against the Badgers at the Staples Center, others wer…
27 March 2015
Though they have only played two tournament games thus far, the North Carolina Tar Heels have gotten some interesting and perhaps even unexpected performances heading through to the Sweet 16. Against Harvard, seemingly the entire roster played very well and overly sloppy at the same time. Against Ar…
26 March 2015
When senior guard Chris Jones was kicked off the Louisville team on Feb. 22, it could have derailed the Cardinals' season and ripped apart the team. Days after his dismissal, Jones pleaded not guilty to criminal charges of the rape and sodomy of two women. “Definitely heartbreak…
25 March 2015
The NCAA tournament field has been cut down to just 16 teams, and NC State basketball is just about the weakest one left. That is, if you're judging by seed. Despite long odds, the No. 8 Wolfpack stand the best chance of all the remaining lower seeds to make it out of the regional semifinal rou…
25 March 2015
Has Second-Half Marcus become Postseason Marcus? Label his play however you want—all that matters to North Carolina is that its best player seems to have shaken off his season-long, injury-fueled slump to become the leader everyone expected he would be this year. And it couldn't come at a bett…
25 March 2015
Now that the dust has settled on the first weekend of the 2015 NCAA tournament, there's a clear leader out in front of the pack when it comes to conference supremacy. The ACC tied the record for most teams in the Sweet 16, matching the five that the Big East sent forward in 2009. What makes what the…
25 March 2015