| Feb 2, 2015
| 4:24 PM
HOUSTON – UConn has some company in this difficult season. If the Huskies are destined to play in the NIT – and after losing 70-68 at Houston on Sunday, they will have to improve to get there – they will find some familiar foes....
| Jan 31, 2015
| 3:56 PM
PITTSBURGH — Still fired up from his team's dramatic victory over Duke on Wednesday, Notre Dame coach Mike Brey issued a challenge to his No. 8 Irish: Go beat Pittsburgh on the road Saturday and I'll consider you a special team.
| Feb 26, 2015
| 8:23 PM
Whether it's to improve potential NCAA tournament seeding or salvage the season with some final victories to make the tournament at all, every team is feeling pressure at this time of the year.
March is only a few days away, and for many teams there...
| Feb 26, 2015
| 4:04 PM
Often at this time of year championship games are the third, maybe even the fourth, matchup of the season between the finalists.
That's not the case at all this year.
The District 11 Class 4A and 3A girls basketball championship games over the next...
| Feb 25, 2015
Virginia Tech just concluded its second stretch of three consecutive ACC road games, a burden no other league team has shouldered this basketball season. This week figures to be more taxing.
For only the second time in program history, the Hokies face...
| Feb 23, 2015
| 5:07 PM
Jim Boeheim has been Syracuse's coach since 1976.
The Hall of Famer knows a good team when he sees one.
"We're getting ready to play one of best Notre Dame teams that we've faced since I've been at Syracuse," Boeheim said Monday.
The No. 9 Irish have a...
| Feb 19, 2015
| 7:22 PM
Host Delaware beat UNC Wilmington 70-59 behind Marvin King-Davis’ 16 points and eight rebounds Thursday night, forming a four-way tie for first place in the Colonial Athletic Association.
UNCW, William and Mary, Northeastern and James...
| Feb 16, 2015
| 9:48 PM
CHARLOTTESVILLE – Two days removed from one of the most extraordinary offensive performances of this, or any, ACC basketball season, Pittsburgh encountered the ultimate resistance Monday night:
Virginia’s pack-line defense.
| Feb 17, 2015
| 2:53 PM
CHARLOTTESVILLE - Just beneath the surface of the consistent, relatively buttoned-down basketball player most people see when they watch Virginia’s Malcolm Brogdon, there are hints of a stunningly athletic presence waiting to be released.
| Feb 13, 2015
| 6:10 PM
STORRS — Twenty years ago, Geno Auriemma spent Valentine's Day preparing for a game two days later at Pittsburgh, fresh off a win at Seton Hall that improved his talented team's record to 21-0.
The game at Pitt would come exactly one month after...
| Feb 13, 2015
| 9:27 AM
During its final six seasons, 2008-13, the old Big East basketball conference averaged an unrivaled 8.5 NCAA tournament bids. In one remarkable fit of gluttony, 11 league teams landed in the 2011 bracket, and ninth-place Connecticut – ninth! –...