| Mar 11, 2015
| 12:16 PM
As the American Athletic Conference Tournament begins Thursday in Hartford, defending national champion UConn has a simple task. Win four games for the title and secure a berth in the NCAA Tournament.
Otherwise, the Huskies figure to be the ninth...
| Mar 10, 2015
| 3:29 PM
The American Athletic Conference men's basketball tournament comes to Hartford this week. UConn, seeded sixth among 11 teams, will have to win four games in four days to get the league's automatic NCAA bid.
Here are 30 things to know about teams in the...
| Mar 10, 2015
| 4:23 PM
Um, NCAA, any time you're ready, we're ready ... to hear about the findings from the investigation you reopened last summer into an academic scandal at mighty North Carolina. You know, the one where a former U.S. Justice Department official found that...
| Mar 7, 2015
| 10:27 PM
From Sun staff reports
Zach Miller scored the tying goal with 1:19 left in regulation, and then the winner with 3:18 to go in overtime to lift the No. 4 Denver men's lacrosse team over visiting No. 3 Notre Dame, 11-10.
Miller and Maryland transfer...
| Mar 5, 2015
| 9:52 PM
STORRS – A quarter of a century later, the details have faded, but two things about UConn's Dream Season still stand out for Dan Cyrulik – the noise and the cohesiveness.
"We were really like brothers," said Cyrulik, 44, who returned to...
| Mar 6, 2015
| 2:33 AM
There was a time not so long ago, and it lasted for 10 years, when Geno Auriemma would hear, with an ever-increasing tone of frustration, how much some Big East coaches detested playing its postseason tournament at the XL Center.
It had nothing to do...
| Mar 3, 2015
| 7:20 AM
OMAHA, Neb. -- Now that Villanova has made it 2 for 2 in winning regular-season championships in the “new” Big East, the Wildcats have some more goals in mind as they head into March.
Of course, Wildcats coach Jay Wright will tell you that...
| Feb 28, 2015
| 2:20 PM
CINCINNATI — Kris Jenkins' back-to-back 3-pointers started a late run that rallied No. 6 Villanova to its 10th straight victory on Saturday, 78-66 over Xavier.
The Wildcats (27-2, 14-2 Big East) made five 3s — their specialty —...
| Feb 19, 2015
| 6:24 PM
College basketball teams' fates will be decided on Selection Sunday, March 15. Until then, it's time to analyze, fret and overanalyze teams' chances of making the NCAA tournament.
The Big Ten might have the most teams on the bubble with six. Other teams...
| Feb 17, 2015
| 8:07 PM
Treveon Graham doesn't need to be the focal point to have a big impact for No. 25 VCU.
The senior scored 16 points and brought his savvy back to the Siegel Center on Tuesday night, playing just 22 minutes but leading the Rams to a 74-54 victory...
| Feb 17, 2015
| 11:55 AM
SOUTH ORANGE, N.J. -- Seton Hall suspended leading scorer Sterling Gibbs for two games for delivering a forearm to the face of Villanova's Ryan Arcidiacono in the second half of their Big East Conference game in Philadelphia on Monday night.