| Jan 17, 2015
| 7:17 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Daniel Ochefu had 21 points and 10 rebounds to help No. 5 Villanova pull away late and beat pesky Penn 62-47 on Saturday night.
The Wildcats (17-1) took a breather from Big East play to play their final game of the season in...
| Jan 17, 2015
| 6:39 PM
JeQuan Lewis scored a season-high 16 points as No. 17 VCU extended its winning streak to 10 games with a 70-64 victory over Duquesne on Saturday.
Melvin Johnson added 14 points for the Rams (15-3, 5-0 Atlantic 10), who won despite missing leading...
| Jan 9, 2015
| 5:12 PM
Karl Hess, the longtime college basketball official, apparently has a history of ticking off the ACC, which terminated his contract five days after the final straw. Working the Georgia Tech-Louisville game, this is what Hess apparently said to former...
| Jan 13, 2015
| 9:32 PM
First place in the Big East was there for the taking for DePaul on Tuesday night.
But the Blue Demons' bid for their best start since joining the league fell short as D'Vauntes Smith-Rivera scored a game-high 25 points to lead Georgetown to a 78-72...
| Jan 12, 2015
| 2:17 PM
It’s been a while since coach Buzz Williams has seen a stretch like the one Virginia Tech is about to confront, but at least he’s no stranger to it.
That’s more than can be said for his young team in Blacksburg. They’re about...
| Jan 10, 2015
| 8:54 PM
Reginald Johnson scored 17 points as Hampton held off Bethune-Cookman 58-56 Saturday in Daytona Beach, Fla., to stay unbeaten in the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference.
Quentin Brewer's jumper with 8:01 left drew B-CU within one at 41-40, but HU...
| Jan 10, 2015
| 6:09 PM
The Patriots often struggled, but were able to outlast their typical AFC playoff nemesis, the Ravens, 35-31.Yes, the Ravens led 28-14 in the third quarter and often played well. But they didn't have Tom Brady, who passed for 367 yards and three...
| Dec 17, 2014
| 12:39 PM
STORRS — The name Jahlil Okafor jumps off the page and into every UConn fan's cereal bowl this week. But what about Ray Voelkel and Torian Oglesby?
Amida Brimah never heard of them. Of course, when UConn beat Duke for the NCAA title in 1999 and...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 6:00 AM
In his first six games, all of which he started, Towson sophomore Walter Foster averaged 4.8 points and 4.2 rebounds. After a two-game absence for what coach Pat Skerry described as a failure to “live up to some standards,” Foster returned and...
| Dec 21, 2014
Tommy Amaker is more dreamer than pragmatist. Always has been.
He believed that Mike Krzyzewski, with little more than Chicago toughness, a West Point education and Bob Knight's endorsement, could coach Duke basketball back to national prominence....
| Dec 19, 2014
| 3:00 PM
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — Mike Krzyzewski missed Ryan Boatright the first time he went through the postgame handshake line, so he made a point of going back to the end.
The Duke coach and the UConn senior ended up sharing a moment or two, Coach K...