| Mar 6, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Looking for a local bar to cheer for your alma mater? This guide will help you zero in on where to stake out some space on college basketball gamedays.
Bar owners and alumni groups: Don't see...
| Mar 29, 2014
| 8:36 PM
Wisconsin center Frank Kaminsky scored 28 points, including six in overtime, as the Badgers beat top-seeded Arizona 64-63 in overtime at the Honda Center on Saturday night to advance to their first Final Four since 2000.
Kaminsky, who also had 11...
| Mar 15, 2014
| 8:43 PM
LAS VEGAS — UCLA’s Jordan Adams made sure the man in the blue bathrobe, sitting in the front row, saw what he had just seen.
Adams rolled off a screen to bury a three-pointer — while being bumped by Arizona’s Nick Johnson —...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 7:42 PM
The DePaul women got no favors from the NCAA basketball tournament selection committee Monday.
But Notre Dame did.
The Big East champion Blue Demons (27-6) wound up with a seventh seed, a first-round matchup Saturday against 10th-seeded Oklahoma (18-...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 9:49 AM
Well, the NCAA bracket came out Sunday night for the men's basketball tournament starting this week.
Have you filled out yours yet? Can we have a peek at your Final Four?
How many No. 1 seeds have you got in there?
MARCH MADNESS: Fill out your...
| May 9, 2014
| 9:57 AM
Just what the Southeastern Conference needed: more bragging rights.
Not only has the league won nine of the last 16 national titles in football, it also clearly won conference realignment.
The SEC's 11 first-round picks in Thursday's NFL draft...
| May 13, 2014
| 12:43 PM
The Bears signed running back Ka'Deem Carey, the first of their two fourth-round picks, to a four-year contract Tuesday, the team announced.
Carey is expected to help back up Pro Bowler Matt Forte. The reigning Pac 12 Offensive Player of the Year is...
| May 10, 2014
| 4:15 PM
The Bears prioritized defense in the 2014 draft, as expected. They used four of their eight picks, including their first three, to help rebuild a unit that set a franchise record last season for yards allowed.
Here we break down the impact of each pick...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 12:33 PM
The following are updates on local athletes at the collegiate level.
Erin Ashby (Crescenta Valley, 2011) Stanford softball junior: Along with much of the Stanford lineup, Ashby is putting up some lofty numbers in 2014.
A former two-time All-Area...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 6:50 PM
Big, strong and quick — UCLA basketball players say that Florida reminds them a lot of Arizona.
And that could be a good thing.
Heading into a game against the Gators on Thursday in an NCAA South Regional semifinal, the Bruins believe their...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 3:38 PM
On the bulletin board in Giles Smith's bedroom in Woodlawn hangs a list with with two sets of goals: one for Smith in the pool, the other for life outside.
"You can't just say you want to be an Olympic swimmer and a gold medalist and not have a plan,"...