| Mar 25, 2014
| 5:32 PM
Two years ago, UConn's season came crashing to an end in an NCAA Tournament game against Iowa State.
Much was different then. UConn was the defending national champion and Iowa State was relatively unknown on the national stage. The game was in...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 3:38 PM
Chatter about the NCAA men's basketball tournament has slowed considerably in the Clippers’ locker room heading into the regional semifinals.
“We’re the only ones left,” forward Matt Barnes said Monday of his UCLA Bruins, who...
| Mar 15, 2014
| 10:37 AM
STORRS — When it comes to UConn, the questions surrounding the NCAA Tournament never deal with "what if" as much as "where from."
Such is the case again this season. The No.1 Huskies (34-0), defending national champion, champion of the first...
| 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 17, 2014
| 7:13 PM
Like most selection days in NCAA women's basketball, the focus from around the country was fixed on Storrs. Unbeaten UConn, the No. 1 team in the country, will begin its title defense at home before journeying to Lincoln, Neb.
Around the country,...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 8:41 PM
SPOKANE, Wash. — Taylor Braun tried to pull everyone's leg after North Dakota State pulled off Thursday's West regional semi-stunner against Oklahoma.
"Honestly," the Bison's star deadpanned at the postgame news conference at Spokane Arena, "I...
| Mar 8, 2014
| 6:49 PM
There was no getting past it. Ryan Kelly could be the best Lakers teammate Kendall Marshall ever had, and it still wouldn't compensate for two things.
Kelly went to Duke. Marshall went to North Carolina.
Those rivals go together about as well as...
| May 30, 2014
| 12:52 PM
The Southeastern Conference is so dominant in football that even its off-seasons are more exciting than all the other leagues'.
The SEC ended a flashbulb fling on Friday in Florida with Commissioner Mike Slive's state of the union speech to close the...
| May 20, 2014
| 9:00 PM
USC won its 100th NCAA title Tuesday when the Trojans' men's tennis team defeated Oklahoma in the championship match at Athens, Georgia.
USC defeated the Sooners, 4-2, to win its 21st men's title.
The Trojans finished 32-3 and won their fifth title in...
| May 6, 2014
| 3:46 PM
So much for Pac-12 Commissioner Larry Scott's brave, some would say brilliant, decision to hold his league's annual football championship game at the site of the team with the best record.
I liked Scott's idea when he first proposed it to a small...
| May 12, 2014
| 4:21 PM
The Miami Dolphins feasted on a steady diet of successful undrafted free agents for years, and the organization’s hope is that this year is no exception, and that a few of the NFL long shots added on Monday turn into the next Sam Brenner, Jordan...