| Mar 15, 2014
| 9:54 PM
LINCOLN, Neb. — UC Irvine pitching, which had been a highlight for the Anteaters, gave up 33 combined hits and 20 combined runs as host Nebraska swept a nonconference doubleheader on Saturday.
The Cornhuskers won the...
| Mar 16, 2014
| 10:52 PM
1 Arizona (30-4, at-large) vs.
16 Weber State (19-11, Big Sky champion)
Arizona, the 1997 NCAA champion, is 13-5 as a top-seeded team. Senior guard Davion Berry averages 19.1 points for Weber State, making its first appearance since 2007.
| Mar 17, 2014
| 7:42 PM
The DePaul women got no favors from the NCAA basketball tournament selection committee Monday.
But Notre Dame did.
The Big East champion Blue Demons (27-6) wound up with a seventh seed, a first-round matchup Saturday against 10th-seeded Oklahoma (18-...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 1:07 PM
So, seeds don't mean anything. Of the five Chicago college basketball players RedEye leaned on for March Madness expertise, three chose No. 4 seed Louisville as their tourney favorite or their dark horse. The Big Ten gets a lot of love, too.
As the meat...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 1:28 PM
SAN ANTONIO — Cory Jefferson scored 16 points and No. 6 seed Baylor kept 11th-seeded Nebraska winless in its NCAA tournament history with a 74-60 second-round victory Friday.
The Bears (25-11) kept up a two-month tear and will play either No. 3...
| Mar 29, 2014
| 6:49 PM
— There is only one athletic director in Division I with both basketball teams in the Elite Eight, and he arrived at Pinnacle Bank Arena about three hours before UConn's regional semifinal against BYU on Saturday.
To say Warde Manuel is happy about...
| Mar 16, 2014
GREENSBORO, N.C. — The Conrad Hotel in downtown Indianapolis includes a spa, art gallery and wine bar, opulence unavailable this weekend to the 10 men and women of the NCAA basketball tournament selection committee sequestered on the 18th floor....
| Mar 27, 2014
| 7:45 AM
The regional finals of the NCAA Division I women's basketball tournament will be played this weekend in Lincoln, Neb., South Bend, Ind., Palo Alto, Calif., and Louisville, Ky. Here's a look at how the brackets break down.
UConn: The Huskies will...
| Mar 22, 2014
| 1:29 PM
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — Hampton University seniors Alyssa Bennett and Nikki Hamilton have had a simple message to freshman teammate Malia Tate-DeFreitas as she prepares for her first NCAA tournament.
"I feel like she just needs to come out and play...
| Mar 8, 2014
| 5:39 PM
Big Ten champion Michigan closed out the regular season with an 84-80 victory over Indiana at the Crisler Center on Saturday.
The Wolverines made 14 straight free throws to close out the game and hold off the Hoosiers
Michigan (23-7, 15-3 in the Big...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 4:45 PM
For years, the Atlantic Coast Conference men's basketball tournament has had a distinctly North Carolina flavor, characterized by barbecue joints, sweet tea, Waffle House restaurants and southern drawls.
As familiar as Maryland became with Greensboro...