| Mar 27, 2009
| 6:55 PM
INDIANAPOLIS -- Louisville proved it was the best in the Big East. Now, the Cardinals are showing just how mighty they might be.
Earl Clark had 19 points and nine rebounds and the top-seeded team in the NCAA tournament delivered one of the most...
| Mar 28, 2009
Here's a quick look at today's NCAA tournament regional championship games:
No. 3 Missouri (31-6) vs. No. 1 Connecticut (30-4), 4:40 p.m.: The happiest man in America today might be Jimmy Sexton, the agent for hot-as-lava...
| Mar 28, 2009
MEMPHIS, TENN. North Carolina coach Roy Williams insists otherwise, but Ty Lawson's jammed right big toe sure appears healed.
Lawson conducted an offensive clinic Friday night as the Tar Heels raced past Gonzaga 98-77 in the NCAA South Regional...
| Mar 28, 2009
| 7:31 PM
BOSTON -- Scottie Reynolds made a half-court dash for the game-winning shot with 0.5 seconds left, leading Villanova over Pittsburgh 78-76 Saturday night and back to the Final Four for the first time since its shocking run to the 1985 championship....
| Mar 29, 2009
| 2:00 PM
Michigan State is marching on to Motown.
The Spartans gave the Final Four a hometown feel, stopping overall No. 1 seed Louisville 64-52 Sunday to win the Midwest Regional.
Goran Suton had 19 points and 10 rebounds as the second-seeded Spartans (30-6)...
| Apr 5, 2009
College basketball's best story won Saturday's opening Final Four game.
College basketball's best team ruled the nightcap.
North Carolina throttled Villanova 83-69 to set up a Monday championship contest against Michigan State.
That's five tournament...
| Apr 7, 2009
| 12:39 PM
Reporter Chris Dufresne recaps the 2008-09 college basketball season in one half-court-press passage:
North Carolina got the ring and John Calipari got the bling. All of our student athletes played their hearts -- and scholarships -- out while coaches...
| Apr 8, 2009
Seldom in sports do things work out this way, perfectly as planned, from blueprint to the victory stand.
But it does happen, sometimes three times.
Things click, chemistry blends with talent, determination meets destiny, and magical seasons supersede...
| Apr 11, 2009
The Boo Williams Summer League's 17-under team won its first game in the Nike Invitational Tournament on Friday night, beating the Georgia Blazers 72-60. It was a game that did not leave Williams, the team's coach, happy.
"It's not good enough," he said....
| Apr 16, 2009
| 1:43 PM
He was a little-known recruit out of Coral Springs Charter, shunned by Florida's major football programs. Now, after four years at Connecticut, Darius Butler is an unknown no more.
The UConn senior is projected as a possible first-day pick at...
| Apr 21, 2009
First, suspend the perception that any baseball short of the major-league variety is dinner theater in Dubuque compared with Broadway.
If you're willing to make that concession, you might find the constant hustle of a college team appealing. You might...