| Mar 17, 2015
| 4:16 PM
STORRS — Ryan Boatright missed practice Tuesday. He was getting treatment on the painful left shoulder that could keep him out of UConn's NIT game against Arizona State.
That left Rodney Purvis to speak for the Huskies, and that's something that...
| Mar 17, 2015
| 4:55 PM
Colorado accepted an invitation to play in the College Basketball Invitational, but the Buffaloes' leading scorer, Askia Booker, apparently did not.
The senior guard informed Colorado Coach Tad Boyle on Sunday he would not be joining the team at the CBI...
| Mar 16, 2015
| 11:35 PM
The NCAA women's basketball tournament field was announced Monday, and usual suspects took the spotlight.
Connecticut, the top seed overall, will try for its third consecutive national title. Tennessee, the second-seeded team in the Spokane region,...
| Mar 13, 2015
| 11:20 PM
One moment, they were in, the UCLA basketball team dancing all over the MGM Grand Garden Arena in leading mighty Arizona by a lucky seven with a dozen minutes remaining.
The next moment, they were out, as in, outscored, 15-0, amid a roaring sea of red....
| Mar 11, 2015
| 9:30 PM
With seconds left, Arizona State forward Shaquielle McKissic barreled down the left side of the paint toward the basket, and the USC men's basketball team had seen before how this would end.
The teams changed, as did the cause of defeat —...
| Mar 12, 2015
| 8:55 AM
Fact of the day: Former USC receiver George Farmer ran the 40-yard dash in 4.35 seconds at pro day, which would have tied for the fourth-fastest time at the NFL Scouting Combine.
In The Times:
- Basketball: USC stuns Arizona State, 67-54, in first...
| Mar 10, 2015
| 10:03 PM
The USC men's basketball team did not have a regular season to remember, so USC Coach Andy Enfield sees the Pac-12 Conference tournament as a chance to finish on a positive note.
"This is a new season, and everyone has a chance to win," Enfield said. "I...
| Mar 7, 2015
| 10:55 PM
Amber Orrange scored 18 points, Taylor Greenfield's driving basket with 44 seconds left gave Stanford the lead for good and the No. 19 Cardinal held off No. 9 Arizona State, 59-56, on Saturday night in the Pac-12 Conference women's tournament semifinals....
| Mar 7, 2015
| 4:30 AM
USC's Adoree' Jackson kept busy during football season attending classes, starting at cornerback, returning kicks and playing wide receiver.
He did not slow down after the Holiday Bowl.
Jackson, a freshman, competed for the Trojans track team during...
| Mar 5, 2015
| 9:37 PM
Nirra Fields scored 21 points on 10-for-16 shooting and UCLA beat Arizona, 80-62, on Thursday in the opening round of the Pac-12 women's basketball tournament.
Jordin Canada and Monique Billings added 10 points apiece for the sixth-seeded Bruins (13-17)...
| Mar 4, 2015
| 4:33 PM
The playground in Pac-12 Conference women's basketball has long belonged to Stanford.
But not this season.
For the first time, the Cardinal isn't entering the conference tournament as regular-season champion.
Stanford had won or shared every...