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  • 14th-seeded UAB Blazers upset No. 9 Iowa State 60-59

    The UAB Blazers may not have a football program anymore. They do have the first big upset of the NCAA Tournament and hope they can give their university something to rally around. William Lee scored the last four points for 14th-seeded UAB, and the...
  • Arena makes NCAA tourney history hosting 3, 1-point games

    Leave it to top-ranked Kentucky to give all their faithful fans a reason to relax and enjoy a big win to open up the NCAA Tournament. The Wildcats' big victory gave everyone else a chance to breathe a sigh of relief after a thrilling day in the...
  • Big 12 once again hopping mad as March Madness gets underway

    The Big 12 spent all season puffing out its chest. The league pointed to its RPI, that mercurial number that only seems to take on meaning in March, and the number of teams it had in the Top 25 as evidence of its superiority. Then, Black Thursday came...
  • Wacky first day of NCAA tourney sends Big 12 favorites to the showers

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. Big 12 Associate Commissioner John Underwood sat in a dining area in the KFCyum! Center, watching the final few moments of Texas' loss to Butler in the NCAA tournament on television. He wasn't smiling. Already the Big 12 had...
  • Iowa State stunned by 14th-seeded UAB in NCAA opener

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. The final buzzer sounded and Iowa State's Jameel McKay wasn't sure what to do. So he did nothing but stand there, watching Alabama-Birmingham celebrate the first upset of the NCAA tournament. "It didn't hit me what happened," McKay said....
  • NCAA Tournament Capsules

    Two wins by No. 14 seeds. Two sons winning games for their father-coaches. The team nobody thought belonged in the field winning a game. The Big 12 starting 0-3. Just another opening day of the NCAA Tournament. UAB 60, Iowa St. 59 William Lee scored...
  • Former HU coach Merfeld advises current NCAA team to stay course vs. No. 1 Kentucky

    Former HU coach Merfeld advises current NCAA team to stay course vs. No. 1 Kentucky
    As Hampton University prepares to face one of college basketball's elite, an unbeaten Kentucky team chasing history, the man who coached the Pirates to their own place in NCAA tournament history watches proudly from afar. Steve Merfeld took the...
  • Niles North grad Abdel Nader adjusts to reserve role at Iowa State

    Niles North grad Abdel Nader adjusts to reserve role at Iowa State
    Niles North boys basketball coach Glenn Olson couldn't help but text Abdel Nader after witnessing his former player put up 13 points against Kansas in Iowa State's 70-66 Big 12 tournament championship win. "We text throughout the season, and we had a...
  • No. 6 Butler holds on to defeat No. 11 Texas, 56-48, in NCAA tournament

    PITTSBURGH The second-round game between Butler and Texas Thursday won't be remembered as one of the best games of this weekend. But that doesn't matter to the Bulldogs, who advanced with a 56-48 victory against the Longhorns at Consol Energy Center....
  • Previews, tip times and TV channels for Thursday's NCAA Tournament games

    The NCAA Tournament's round of 64 tips off Thursday. Here's a preview of the games, with tip times, TV information and predictions. All times Eastern MIDWEST REGION At Pittsburgh No. 14 Northeastern vs. No. 3 Notre Dame, 12:15 p.m. (CBS)...
  • Best bets, upset alerts _ a look at early NCAA matchups

    It's been three decades since the NCAA Tournament expanded to 64 teams, and five years since the play-in game model was expanded to create the "First Four." Adding teams sure hasn't watered down the competition. Some of the most competitive...