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  1. Creighton’s Doug McDermott scores his 3,000th point (VIDEO)

    Mar 8, 2014, 9:38 PM EDT


    Creighton’s senior forward scored his 3,000th career point on Saturday night. Only seven other players have reached that total.

  2. No. 2 Wichita State improves to 33-0, moves to Missouri Valley title game

    Mar 8, 2014, 6:00 PM EDT

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    The Shockers are now one step closer to entering Selection Sunday undefeated.

  3. Naz Long forces OT in No. 16 Iowa State’s come-from-behind win over Oklahoma State (VIDEO)

    Mar 8, 2014, 4:14 PM EDT

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    No. 16 Iowa State comes from 16 points back to beat Marcus Smart and Oklahoma State, but even with the loss, the Cowboys looked even more dangerous. Read why.

  4. No. 25 Kentucky loses their third game in the last two weeks.

    Mar 8, 2014, 3:21 PM EDT

    Aaron Harrison, Scottie Wilbekin

    Just how concerned should we be by Kentucky’s struggles over the last two weeks?

  5. Iowa State fans flop when Marcus Smart introduced (VIDEO)

    Mar 8, 2014, 2:53 PM EDT

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    Oklahoma State star Marcus Smart has developed a reputation for flopping this season. Don’t, for a second, think that opposing student sections haven’t noticed.

  6. No. 1 Florida’s undefeated SEC season not just a by-product of their league

    Mar 8, 2014, 2:41 PM EDT

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    No. 1 Florida spent Saturday showcasing just what makes them so dangerous heading into the NCAA tournament.

  7. NCAA Tournament Primer: Harvard Crimson

    Mar 7, 2014, 9:38 PM EDT

    Tommy Amaker

    Meet Harvard, the first team to wrap up a spot in the 2014 NCAA tournament.

  8. 2014 America East Tournament Preview: Can Stony Brook finally get past Vermont?

    Mar 7, 2014, 12:00 PM EDT

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    It’s no longer a league dominated by Vermont, Albany and Boston U. Perhaps this bodes well for Steve Pikiell’s squad.

  9. Weekend Preview: The regular season comes to a close

    Mar 7, 2014, 8:50 AM EDT

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    Duke vs. North Carolina highlights a spate of ranked matchups, not to mention teams will start snagging tickets to the Big dance as well.

  10. Bubble Banter: Xavier misses out on a big win

    Mar 7, 2014, 1:05 AM EDT

    Chris Mack

    There are 11 days left until Selection Sunday. Every morning from now until the bracket comes out, we’ll help you get caught up on the happenings with impact on the bubble from the night before.

  11. George Mason beats La Salle on game-winning layup (VIDEO)

    Mar 7, 2014, 12:30 AM EDT

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    That 0-10 start to conference play is (almost) a distant memory.

  12. For the first time in months, No. 22 Michigan State and Keith Appling look healthy

    Mar 7, 2014, 12:12 AM EDT

    Illinois v Michigan State

    Sign of things to come to just a blip for the Spartans?

  13. Where did the defense go for No. 20 Memphis?

    Mar 6, 2014, 10:33 PM EDT

    Sean Kilpatrick, Geron Johnson

    Entering Tuesday night’s date with No. 20 Memphis, offensively-challenged No. 15 Cincinnati had scored more than 80 points in a game just five times. Their victims? Campbell, Kennesaw State, USC Upstate and Chicago State all lost to the Bearcats before Christmas. Temple, one of the bottom-feeders in the American, managed to score exactly 80 points…

  14. Fan runs on court, confronts Hawaii coach (VIDEO)

    Mar 6, 2014, 9:46 PM EDT

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    To say things got weird would be an understatement.

  15. Doug McDermott’s career still missing most important part: His One Shining Moment

    Mar 6, 2014, 1:51 PM EDT

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    “The lights are brighter, everyone’s out watching you,” he says of March, but he has yet to play in the second weekend. Perhaps this is the year Creighton gets it done.

  16. Adidas unveils new March Madness uniforms

    Mar 6, 2014, 12:24 PM EDT


    Adidas unveiled the uniforms that nine teams with sponsorship contracts will be wearing in March. I like them, but Adidas is really married to this idea of sleeves on a uniform, aren’t they? UCLA, Baylor, Louisville and Cincinnati will all be wearing jerseys that look like a bit too much like a cheap, church league…

  17. Thursday’s Pregame Shootaround: Memphis-Cincinnati, Iowa-Michigan State

    Mar 6, 2014, 12:06 PM EDT

    Sean Kilpatrick, Corey Allen Jr.

    GAME OF THE DAY: No. 20 Memphis at No. 15 Cincinnati, 7:00 p.m. Earlier this season, Cincinnati made a name for themselves when they went into FedEx Forum and put a whooping down on the Tigers. Might it be time for Josh Pastner’s club to exact their revenge? At this point, the only thing on…

  18. New Hampshire staffer fired over allegations of locker room voyeurism

    Mar 6, 2014, 11:38 AM EDT


    New Hampshire has fired a basketball staff member on allegations of voyeurism. Scott Weitzell, the Director of Men’s Basketball Operations, was relieved of his duties amid allegations that he recorded the team in the locker room during their trip to play at Vermont on January 20th. Weitzell allegedly hid the cell phone in the locker…

  19. Phil Martelli is not happy with Jamie Luckie

    Mar 6, 2014, 11:14 AM EDT

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    Last night, St. Joseph’s lost a game at George Washington that could have cemented a bye in the first round of the Atlantic 10 tournament and made their Selection Sunday much less stressful. Instead, the Hawks lost, in large part due to the 24 free throws that the Colonials shot in the second half. Phil…

  20. 2014 CAA Tournament Preview: Can Delaware finally go dancing?

    Mar 6, 2014, 11:01 AM EDT

    Delaware v Ohio State

    The CAA lost some of it’s charm when it got raided by bigger conference. VCU and George Mason were the league’s two Final Four programs whose battles on the court were always — Always!!!! — bested by the rivalry between Mason’s Doc Nix and the Green Machine and VCU’s Peppas. Old Dominion is also spending…

  21. Mike Krzyzewski goes to hospital after getting lightheaded in Duke’s loss

    Mar 6, 2014, 9:50 AM EDT


    No. 4 Duke lost to Wake Forest on Wednesday night, 82-72, but the bigger concern after the game was the fact that head coach Mike Krzyzewski didn’t make it to the postgame press conference. According to Duke, Coach K was dealing with lightheadedness and dizziness throughout the game. At one point during a timeout, it…

  22. POSTERIZED: Nevada’s Deonte Burton throws down Dunk of the Year (VIDEO)

    Mar 6, 2014, 1:00 AM EDT

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    There is no way that you can convince that this dunk from Nevada’s Deonte Burton is not the Dunk of the Year in college basketball this season. It’s just filthy. Look at this screen-grab: HE DUNKED THAT!!! This isn’t the first time we’ve dealt with Burton posterizing folks. There’s this, and this, and this. Follow…

  23. Bubble Banter: Colorado, Dayton the day’s biggest winners

    Mar 6, 2014, 12:16 AM EDT

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    There are 11 days left until Selection Sunday. Every morning from now until the bracket comes out, we’ll help you get caught up on the happenings with impact on the bubble from the night before.  You can see’s latest bracket here. WINNERS Dayton: The Flyers are suddenly in a great position to earn a…

  24. After win at No. 18 SMU, No. 11 Louisville is once again peaking in March

    Mar 5, 2014, 10:41 PM EDT

    Louisville v SMU

    Russ Smith scored 22 of his 26 points in the second half, hitting all six of his threes in the final 13 minutes as No. 11 Louisville went into Moody Coliseum and knocked off No. 18 SMU, 84-71. The win is impressive in and of itself. The Mustangs are as tough as anyone in the…