| Dec 12, 2012
| 8:55 AM
1939 Oregon wins first NCAA Tournament
1963 Loyola (Ill.) vs. Mississippi St.
1966 A win for Civil Rights
1973 Walton leads Bruins to title
1974 N.C. State ends UCLA's run
1975 Wooden goes out with 10th title
| Dec 13, 2012
| 7:07 PM
With Notre Dame set to begin playing five ACC football teams per season in 2014, the most probable timetable for the Fighting Irish joining the conference for other sports was that same year. But the Big East’s impending breakup could fast-forward...
| Dec 15, 2012
| 3:17 PM
The seven non-BCS football schools made their anticipated getaway from the Big East Conference on Saturday, their presidents voting unanimously to leave and form their own basketball-oriented conference.
The exit of Georgetown, St. John's, Providence,...
| Dec 19, 2012
| 10:57 PM
Darion Atkins scored a career-high 17 points as one of four players in double figures to lead Virginia over visiting Morgan State, 75-57, on Wednesday night.
Dewayne Jackson had a season-high 32 points — one shy of his career high — on 11-...
| Dec 24, 2012
| 5:10 PM
The wristband caught his attention several times throughout a typical day. If he took a shower, the blue silicone bracelet stayed on. When he had basketball practice or a game, he moved it from his wrist to his ankle.
Pictures of red, yellow and blue...
| Jan 29, 2013
| 6:00 PM
– Since the freshmen are relatively new to the neighborhood, UConn's veterans took time this week to explain what it's like hanging out with Villanova.
To paraphrase: You can knock on its door, but you can't make them come out to play. You can...
| Feb 5, 2013
| 6:43 PM
When the Big East selected Marquette to play UConn twice this season, Golden Eagles coach Terri Mitchell tried to pour herself a glass half full.
This was a magnanimous gesture. An ordinary person, confronted by the possibilities, would have...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 4:28 PM
Division I women's college lacrosse is in the middle of one of its biggest growth spurts in years, and several recent changes appear likely to spark even more expansion soon.
This spring, the NCAA tournament bracket expands to 26 teams, and Division I...
| Feb 8, 2013
| 9:53 AM
As a child of New York City during the 1960s, Jim Larranaga gazed south and thought ACC basketball the nation’s best. As a Virginia assistant coach during the 1980s, he saw the likes of Michael Jordan, Ralph Sampson, Len Bias, Hawkeye Whitney and...
| Feb 12, 2013
| 2:06 AM
At 10-0 in the ACC and No. 3 in the Associated Press national poll, Miami absolutely has national-championship potential. No stranger to such teams, North Carolina coach Roy Williams is piloting the Hurricanes' bandwagon.
“I think Miami is a...
| Feb 18, 2013
| 2:08 PM
In addition to conceding its butchering of Miami’s infractions case, the NCAA on Monday released its latest men’s basketball Rating Percentage Index. The official “nitty-gritty” reflects games through Sunday and breaks down teams...