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West Region

  1. It was Arizona’s defense that failed them in a loss to Wisconsin

    Mar 30, 2014, 12:37 AM EDT

    Wisconsin v Arizona

    Arizona’s defense carried them all season long. It cost them a trip to the Final Four on Saturday night.

  2. Bo Ryan’s first trip to the Final Four will be the first without his father

    Mar 29, 2014, 11:26 PM EDT

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    Wisconsin advanced to their head coach’s first career Final Four.

  3. No. 1 Florida gets over the hump, but there’s a hunger for more

    Mar 29, 2014, 10:21 PM EDT

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    No. 1 Florida may have gotten over that Elite Eight hump, but this is a group that has a clear hunger to accomplish more.

  4. No. 1 Arizona survives No. 4 San Diego State, advances to the Elite 8

    Mar 28, 2014, 12:44 AM EDT

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    Arizona survives San Diego State despite the game playing out as a worst-case scenario for the Wildcats. That’s a scary thought.

  5. No. 6 Baylor’s roller coaster season comes to an end in the Sweet 16

    Mar 27, 2014, 11:29 PM EDT

    Scott Drew

    Considering where they were in January, it’s hard to consider anything that Baylor accomplished this season disappointing.

  6. No. 2 Wisconsin dominates No. 6 Baylor, gets within a win of Bo Ryan’s first Final Four

    Mar 27, 2014, 10:04 PM EDT

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    Bo Ryan advanced to just his second Elite 8 as the head coach of the Badgers.

  7. Sweet 16 Preview: No. 2 Wisconsin vs. No. 6 Baylor

    Mar 26, 2014, 11:00 AM EDT

    AP Photo

    Previewing the West Region’s first Sweet 16 matchup

  8. No. 2 Wisconsin overcomes slow first half to reach Sweet 16

    Mar 22, 2014, 11:15 PM EDT

    Frank Kaminsky, Josh Gasser

    Frank Kaminsky led five scorers in double-figures with 19 points as No. 2 Wisconsin overcame a 12-point halftime deficit to beat No. 7 Oregon, 85-77. The Ducks were unconscious in the first half, thriving as the Badgers tried to run with them, but Oregon’s shots didn’t fall in the final 20 minutes. They were outscored…

  9. No. 9 Oklahoma State’s tumultuous season ends vs. No. 8 Gonzaga

    Mar 21, 2014, 7:56 PM EDT

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    Kevin Pangos led the way with 26 points and Przemek Karnowski finished with 15 points and 10 boards as No. 8 Gonzaga knocked off No. 9 Oklahoma State 85-77. Don’t let the final score deceive you, as this was one of the most miserable basketball games that I’ve ever been forced to watch. I don’t…

  10. Baylor takes down Nebraska, Tim Miles ejected in 2nd half (VIDEO)

    Mar 21, 2014, 4:11 PM EDT

    Gary Franklin

    Tim Miles was ejected in the second half of Nebraska’s first NCAA tournament game in 16 years.

  11. Lawrence Alexander, Carlin Dupree spark No. 12 North Dakota State’s win over No. 5 Oklahoma

    Mar 20, 2014, 10:57 PM EDT

    North Dakota State v Oklahoma

    A seldom-used freshman sparks North Dakota State’s upset win.

  12. Is No. 7 Oregon heading for another surprise NCAA Tournament run?

    Mar 20, 2014, 7:45 PM EDT

    Richard Amardi

    After No. 7 seed Oregon’s win over No. 10 seed BYU on Thursday in the West Regionals Round of 64, the Ducks are confident heading into their game on Saturday against No. 2 seed Wisconsin. Can the Ducks make another surprise NCAA Tournament run after last year’s surprise Sweet 16 appearance.

  13. No. 7 Oregon gets past No. 10 BYU behind big effort from reserve forward Elgin Cook

    Mar 20, 2014, 5:57 PM EDT

    AP Photo

    No. 7 seed Oregon used a season-high 23 points and eight rebounds from reserve forward Elgin Cook as the Ducks raced to an 87-68 win over No. 10 seed BYU on Thursday in a Round of 64 contest in the West Region.

  14. Siyani Chambers, No. 12 Harvard upset No. 5 Cincinnati

    Mar 20, 2014, 4:52 PM EDT

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    The Crimson won a game in their second straight NCAA tournament.

  15. No. 2 seed Wisconsin cruises to victory over No. 15 seed American

    Mar 20, 2014, 2:59 PM EDT

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    No. 2 seed Wisconsin fell behind early, but rallied to cruise to an easy, 75-35 win over No. 15 seed American in a Round of 64 West Region game in Milwaukee on Thursday.

  16. West Region Preview: Arizona rules, but chaos could reign

    Mar 17, 2014, 7:40 AM EDT

    Caleb Johnson, Doug McDermott

    Arizona is the best defensive team in the country, but can they hang on to win a region with three of the hottest teams in the country and Dougie McBuckets?