| Mar 25, 2014
BLACKSBURG — Whit Babcock said he'd aim high. He said he'd work secretly. He said he would pay. Check, check and extra-large check.
Virginia Tech's introduction Monday of basketball coach Buzz Williams was pizza-fueled — spectators and media...
| Mar 23, 2014
| 5:20 PM
Freshman sensations Jabari Parker, Andrew Wiggins and Tyler Ennis took the phrase "one-and-done" literally. All three found themselves and their teams bounced from the NCAA Tournament after just one game. It's madness — March Madness — that...
| 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 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 14, 2014
| 3:45 PM
USF fired men's basketball coach Stan Heath Friday.
The Bulls had just suffered a loss to Rutgers in the American Athletic Conference Tournament, USF's ninth consecutive loss. The team went 12-20 overall and 3-15 in league play, splitting its meeting...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 1:06 AM
11:30 a.m. Highlights: Notre Dame basketball.--CSN
11:30 a.m. Basketball: March 1995: Hampton girls vs. Midlothian.--LSC 48
1 p.m. Basketball: ACC first round: Notre Dame vs. Wake Forest, then Virginia Tech vs. Miami at 3:30.--WGNT 27, WUPV...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 2:55 PM
MEMPHIS — The first American Athletic Conference men's basketball tournament is here, and it caps an inaugural season of celebration. The emerging league prominently featured terrific guards and coaches.
"There was a lot of talk about what it was,...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 12:28 PM
Florida and Arizona were tabbed early favorites to win their conference basketball tournaments according to one odds maker.
Top-ranked Florida comes in as a 2/3 favorite to win the Southeastern Conference tourney according to Bovada. Kentucky (3/1)...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 8:45 PM
UNCASVILLE — Greatness has no boundaries. Greatness needs no favors.
As the UConn women pulled further and further away from an over-matched No. 3 Louisville women's basketball team on Monday night at Mohegan Sun Arena it grew more and more...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 8:49 PM
UNCASVILLE – It appears the great misfortune of Louisville is to operate in this time and place: the Big East, the American Athletic Conference in the era of UConn. Imagine how disheartening it must feel at times.
The Cardinals have played two...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 11:30 AM
USF has hired Kentucky assistant Orlando Antigua to take over its basketball program.
Antigua has been an assistant coach under John Calipari since 2008 and is the head coach of the Dominican Republic national team.
USF will be his first college...