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  • Flyers In Sixth Consecutive Tournament Appearance

    Flyers In Sixth Consecutive Tournament Appearance
    ALBANY — As UConn was establishing itself as a power in the Big East, Jim Jabir was trying to simply establish Providence as a viable women's basketball program. Jabir had coached at Marquette from 1990 to 1996, leading the team to two NCAA...
  • USC football players put aside NCAA issue

    USC football players put aside NCAA issue
    Su'a Cravens grew up watching USC teams that featured Reggie Bush and other Trojans stars. The junior linebacker was 10 when the NCAA began investigating the program in 2006, and he enrolled at USC in the spring of 2013, nearly three years after the...
  • Trinity Breaks Out Late To Win Division III Title

    Trinity Breaks Out Late To Win Division III Title
    MINNEAPOLIS — Employing a formula of stellar goaltending and opportunistic offense Trinity College won its first NCAA Division III hockey championship with a 5-2 win over Wisconsin-Stevens Point on Saturday night at the University of Minnesota's...
  • Kentucky sneaks by Notre Dame, 68-66, on way to Final Four

    CLEVELAND Having no fear was considered one of the keys to ending undefeated Kentucky's march toward NCAA history. The Notre Dame Fighting Irish met that requirement. The result was a vicious catfight Saturday night in Quicken Loans Arena that will be...
  • Record rout by UConn leads to milestone win for Auriemma

    A monumental comeback, a milestone win, and an Elite Eight party crasher highlighted the women's basketball NCAA Tournament Sweet 16 on Saturday. Now the field for the regional finals is set with seven of the top eight teams advancing and seventh-seed...
  • Louisville's Walz Reflects After Season-Ending Loss

    Louisville's Walz Reflects After Season-Ending Loss
    ALBANY — On Friday, Louisville coach Jeff Walz said he was taking nothing for granted as his team prepared for underdog Dayton. Walz's team has staged upsets in the NCAA Tournament, so he's aware that favorites are sometimes caught looking ahead....
  • NCAA tournament: How Arizona and Xavier match up

    NCAA tournament: How Arizona and Xavier match up
    WHO: No. 2 Arizona (33-3) vs. No. 6 Xavier (23-13). WHAT: NCAA West Regional semifinal, Thursday, 7:15 p.m. approximately WHERE: Staples Center. TV: TBS. UPDATE: Arizona hasn't been tested in either of its NCAA tournament games. The Wildcats...
  • UCLA can't shoot way out of trouble, loses to Gonzaga in NCAA Sweet 16

    UCLA can't shoot way out of trouble, loses to Gonzaga in NCAA Sweet 16
     Exactly 38 minutes had passed since UCLA's season ended, and Norman Powell sat at a locker, not yet ready to take off the uniform he had worn for four years. "It's my last year ever wearing these four letters across my chest," he had said moments...
  • Staples Center undercover: NCAA tournament sponsors fill in the blanks

    Staples Center undercover: NCAA tournament sponsors fill in the blanks
    The cleansing process began several days in advance, right after a pro wrestling show cleared out of Staples Center. The arena needed a thorough scrubbing, and not just with brooms and mops. Armed with yards of black cloth, workers covered every...
  • Sports flashback: Northwestern hosts first NCAA tournament final in 1939

    Sports flashback: Northwestern hosts first NCAA tournament final in 1939
    Northwestern never has made the NCAA men's basketball tournament. But one could argue Northwestern helped make the NCAA tournament. After the National Invitational Tournament had its first postseason affair in 1938, Ohio State coach Harold Olsen...
  • Texas Women Return To Spotlight, But UConn Casts Big Shadow

    Texas Women Return To Spotlight, But UConn Casts Big Shadow
    ALBANY — If you haven't noticed, the UConn women exist in an alternate universe where the air is rarefied and expectations can be overwhelming. Where else in college sports does the fan base make Final Four reservations in the time between...