| Mar 15, 2015
| 8:12 PM
When construction began on the Montgomery County house Mark Turgeon and his wife, Ann, built for their three children last summer, the Maryland basketball team was in the midst of a major renovation after a disappointing 17-15 season.
It seemed only...
| Mar 20, 2015
| 5:00 AM
It doesn't matter the city or the setting, the day or occasion.
It could be morning, afternoon, night or, as the case here, in comparison-inducing juxtaposition to the Space Needle.
When you stand 7 feet 6, as Mamadou Ndiaye does, the world tends to...
| Mar 18, 2015
| 1:31 PM
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...
| Mar 19, 2015
| 9:18 AM
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...
| Mar 17, 2015
| 6:07 PM
No. 1 Kentucky is six victories from a rare undefeated season and the first in nearly 40 seasons of the NCAA tournament.
The other 67 teams in the field were being categorized as also-rans before the first First Four tipoff Tuesday night. And it's not an...
| Mar 16, 2015
| 8:20 AM
It took UC Irvine 38 years to qualify for the NCAA Division I men's basketball tournament, but now that the Anteaters are in, can they win a game? It's a tall order, but Irvine just might be in the zone. So predicts national college basketball writer...
| Mar 15, 2015
| 9:48 PM
A preview of the NCAA tournament's South Regional.
FRIDAY :: CHARLOTTE
1 Duke (29-4, at-large) vs.
16 Play-in winner (see matchup below)
The Blue Devils fell to Notre Dame in the ACC tournament but still remain close to home as a top seed....
| Mar 13, 2015
| 11:42 PM
6:30 a.m. Golf: Tshwane Open third round (in Pretoria, South Africa).--Golf
8:40 a.m. Soccer: English Premier League: Queens Park at Crystal Palace.--NBCSN
9 a.m. Exhibition baseball: Tampa Bay vs. Philadelphia (d.).--MLB Net.
9 a.m. ...
| Mar 12, 2015
| 8:16 PM
3 p.m.: NASCAR Sprint Cup Series: Campingworld.com 500, practice. FS1
4:30 p.m.: NASCAR XFINITY Series: Phoenix, practice. FS1
12:30 a.m. (Saturday): Formula One, Australian Grand Prix, practice. NBCSP
2 a.m. (Saturday): Formula One,...
| Mar 12, 2015
| 9:49 PM
6:30 a.m. Golf: Tshwane Open second round (in Pretoria, South Africa).--Golf
9 a.m. Exhibition baseball: Washington vs. N.Y. Mets (d.).--MLB Net.
11 a.m. Basketball: Conference USA women’s semifinals: Southern Miss vs. Middle Tennessee,...
| Mar 11, 2015
| 9:13 PM
12:30 a.m.: Formula One Australian Grand Prix, practice. NBCSP
1:30 a.m.: Formula One Australian Grand Prix, practice. NBCSP
1 p.m.: Miami Marlins at Twins. MLB
1 p.m.: Nationals at Mets. SNY
4 p.m.: Cubs at Angels. MLB