| Mar 13, 2012
| 11:56 AM
Connecticut defeated Butler in last season’s national championship game. My bracket had the Huskies losing to Bucknell, the Bulldogs to Old Dominion — both one-and-done.
Suffice to say I had no pool winnings to report to the IRS.
| Mar 15, 2012
| 7:38 PM
Robert Sacre and Gary Bell Jr. scored 14 points and Gonzaga beat West Virginia 77-54 in the second round of the NCAA Tournament. The Zags will now face Ohio State in the third round on Saturday.
Kevin Pangos added 13 points and five assists.
| Mar 20, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Major League Baseball--Atlanta Braves vs. Detroit Tigers, Noon (ESPN)
Men's College Basketball--National Invitation Tournament, Massachusetts at Drexel, 6 p.m. (ESPN); Washington at Oregon, 8 p.m. (ESPN)
Women's College Basketball--NCAA...
| Mar 21, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Major League Baseball--New York Yankees vs. Tampa Bay Rays, Noon (ESPN); Detroit Tigers vs. Minnesota Twins, Noon (FXSP)
NBA Basketball--New York Knicks at Philadelphia 76ers, 6 p.m. (ESPN); Minnesota Timberwolves at San Antonio Spurs, 7:...
| Mar 26, 2012
— The Notre Dame women's basketball team sent a quick message to its wannabe Cinderella opponent in Sunday's NCAA tournament game at PNC Arena: Glass slippers are for fairy tales, not for the Sweet 16.
The top-seeded Irish bullied their way through...
| Apr 12, 2012
| 5:13 PM
•Cornell coach Ben DeLuca would not comment on the status of injured superstar Rob Pannell after the Big Red's 12-6 win against Syracuse on Tuesday.
Pannell had surgery in early March for a broken bone in his foot. The injury typically sidelines...
| Jul 31, 2012
| 3:17 AM
A tilt with Elite Eight participant Florida in the Sprint Center and 10 games in the friendly confines of Bramlage Coliseum highlight Kansas State’s 2012-13 men’s basketball non-conference schedule announced Tuesday.
Under first-year head...
| Aug 8, 2012
| 3:53 PM
It is hard to believe that it is August and we are already seeing fans getting excited for basketball season.
Wednesday, ESPN announced they plan to return to Assembly Hall on IU’s campus Feb. 2, for their weekly college GameDay show.
| Feb 28, 2013
RICHMOND — Spike Lee strolled into a VCU basketball practice last week. The renowned filmmaker, hoops maven and Reggie Miller foil was speaking on campus and wanted to check out coach Shaka Smart's Rams.
"All of a sudden it went from a good...
| Feb 27, 2013
| 7:55 PM
When VCU and Butler clashed at the 2011 Final Four, a popular story line was how long their respective coaches would stick around.
The Rams’ Shaka Smart was in his second season and had led them on the most improbable run in tournament history,...
| Mar 3, 2013
RICHMOND — VCU ambushed Florida Gulf Coast, Winthrop and Stetson in November. Come December, the Rams ravaged Western Kentucky, Longwood and Fairleigh Dickinson. Since New Year's, East Tennessee State, Duquesne and George Washington have drowned...