Late Night Snacks
Mar 29, 2014, 2:49 AM EDT
The defensive fortitude showed by Alex Poythress helped Kentucky-Louisville crack through for ‘game of the night’, but there are several other sterling — and not so great — performances from the final Sweet 16 games.
Mar 28, 2014, 3:24 AM EDT
The regional finals in the South and West regions are now set, with both one-seeds advancing to the Elite Eight.
Mar 21, 2014, 1:37 AM EDT
Your recap of what was a highly entertaining first full day of the NCAA tournament.
Mar 20, 2014, 1:46 AM EDT
Cal Poly and Tennessee were the First Four winners on Wednesday, paring the NCAA tournament field down to 64 teams in the process.
Mar 18, 2014, 11:55 PM EDT
Here’s everything you need to know about Tuesday night’s First Four and NIT contests.
Mar 16, 2014, 2:57 AM EDT
Fourteen teams won automatic bids to the NCAA tournament on the final Saturday before the NCAA tournament.
Mar 15, 2014, 3:56 AM EDT
Friday was jam-packed with action, with teams across the country moving one step closer to the NCAA tournament.
Mar 14, 2014, 3:11 AM EDT
A recap of Thursday’s action, including a big upset in the Big East and some important results involving bubble teams.
Mar 13, 2014, 1:46 AM EDT
Most of the teams on the bubble managed to take care of business, with Georgetown being the lone exception. And American became the latest team to earn a spot in the NCAA tournament field.
Mar 10, 2014, 12:10 AM EDT
Three more teams earn automatic bids to the NCAA tournament, Nebraska strengthens its resume and two regular season champions fall in conference tournaments.
Mar 9, 2014, 3:10 AM EDT
No. 4 Duke and No. 10 San Diego State picked up big home wins, and Eastern Kentucky became the second team into the NCAA tournament field on a busy Saturday.
Mar 8, 2014, 1:00 AM EDT
A recap of Friday night’s action, including Harvard wrapping up the Ivy League crown
Mar 7, 2014, 2:54 AM EDT
Wildcats stay in contention for a No. 1 seed in NCAA tournament, while a Southland shootout takes game of night honors.
Mar 6, 2014, 2:52 AM EDT
GAME OF THE NIGHT: Wake Forest 82, No. 4 Duke 72 This was the most surprising result of the night, with the Demon Deacons using multiple defenses in their win over the Blue Devils in Winston-Salem. Tyler Cavanaugh scored 20 points off the bench and Travis McKie added 19 for Wake Forest, which has beaten…
Mar 5, 2014, 2:44 AM EDT
GAME OF THE DAY: Providence 81, Marquette 80 2OT Providence managed to survive a visit from Marquette in thrilling fashion, a double-overtime that featured big shots, costly turnovers, fouled three-point shooters and quite possibly the most exciting shot that never counted: Bryce Cotton played all 50 minutes, finishing with 25 points, nine assists and seven…
Mar 4, 2014, 12:40 AM EDT
GAME OF THE DAY: North Carolina 63, Notre Dame 61 This game looked like it wouldn’t be very close at halftime, as North Carolina led 41-27, but Notre Dame made it a game thanks to a 22-5 second-half run and a more aggressive approach on the defensive end. The Tar Heels rallied in the game’s…
Mar 2, 2014, 11:29 PM EDT
GAME OF THE DAY: Clemson 77, Maryland 73 (2OT) With both teams looking to keep alive incredibly slim hopes of earning an at-large bid to the NCAA tournament, the Terrapins and Tigers needed ten extra minutes to determine a winner. Clemson would pull out the win in the end, with a Demarcus Harrison three with…
Mar 2, 2014, 2:07 AM EDT
GAME OF THE DAY: Southeast Missouri 118, Murray State 115 (2OT) This OVC contest was wild, with the Redhawks holding on for the three-point win despite giving Murray State one last shot at the tie with less than a second remaining in the second extra session. How’d it happen? SEMO’s Nino Johnson was hit with…
Feb 28, 2014, 3:16 AM EDT
GAME OF THE NIGHT: Oregon 87, UCLA 83 (2OT) With UCLA playing without the suspended Kyle Anderson and Jordan Adams, it seemed as if Oregon was well-positioned to earn a win that they needed to improve their NCAA tournament hopes. Of course the game supplied more drama than many anticipated, with Bryce Alford scoring 31…
Feb 27, 2014, 1:59 AM EDT
GAME OF THE NIGHT: No. 19 North Carolina 85, N.C. State 84 (OT) The individual duel between North Carolina’s Marcus Paige and N.C. State’s T.J. Warren was a sight to behold in Raleigh, with both surpassing the 30-point mark. But after a Warren free throw with 7.7 remaining in overtime gave the Wolfpack an 84-83…
Feb 24, 2014, 12:31 AM EDT
GAME OF THE DAY: Providence 87, Butler 81 Providence is one of many bubble teams looking to fight their way into the NCAA tournament, and they avoided suffering a tough defeat at Butler on Sunday. All five starters scored in double figures led by Bryce Cotton, who tallied 28 points and six assists. As a…
Feb 23, 2014, 3:05 AM EDT
GAME OF THE DAY: No. 18 Kentucky 77, LSU 76 (OT) A Julius Randle basket in the final seconds of overtime proved to be the difference as Kentucky beat the Tigers in Lexington. Aaron Harrison scored 21 points and James Young added 20 as the young Wildcats have now won two straight since losing to…
Feb 21, 2014, 1:52 AM EDT
GAME OF THE NIGHT: North Carolina 74, No. 5 Duke 66 North Carolina used the strategy of changing defenses in the second half to confuse Duke, and sure enough it worked. The Tar Heels used both 1-3-1 and 3-2 zones in addition to their man-to-man defense, and the Blue Devils went more than eight minutes…
Feb 20, 2014, 4:32 AM EDT
GAME OF THE NIGHT: Boston College 62, No. 1 Syracuse 59 (OT) With a game at No. 5 Duke on Saturday night, many expected No. 1 Syracuse to take care of a struggling Boston College squad and move to 26-0. But the Eagles had other ideas, shooting 11-for-22 from three on their way to a…
Feb 18, 2014, 12:20 AM EDT
GAME OF THE DAY: Baylor 70, Oklahoma State 64, OT Of course the Big 12 Big Monday game went to overtime. It’s becoming a Monday night tradition. Leyton Hammonds played late-game hero for the Cowboys, stealing an inbounds pass and burying the game-tying three-pointer at the buzzer, but Baylor pulled away in overtime thanks to…
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