| Feb 19, 2015
| 10:38 AM
STORRS — Every high school basketball team would love to place just one of its great players on the roster of an NCAA national champion. When it happens, it's something the community remembers forever.
And then there are those seemingly in the...
| Mar 19, 2015
| 7:56 PM
The steps to the UC Irvine men's basketball team's first Big Dance have been frequently performed with a limp.
The No. 13-seeded Anteaters (21-12), who make the 50-year-old program's inaugural appearance in the NCAA Tournament on Friday against No. 4-...
| Mar 19, 2015
| 12:49 PM
There is no denying the fact that the Pac-12 has quickly presented itself as a force to be reckoned with in college football. Oregon’s strong showing last season including a spot in the College Football Playoff makes the league one to keep an eye on...
| Mar 18, 2015
| 8:08 PM
Demetrius Perkins (Glendale Community College, 2011) College of Idaho basketball senior: A terrific season for College of Idaho and a fabulous career for Perkins came to a conclusion Saturday in the NAIA quarterfinals in an 88-80 loss to Dakota Wesleyan...
| Mar 17, 2015
| 1:53 PM
CROMWELL — It doesn't matter what league the UConn women's basketball team plays in because Geno Auriemma can have an interesting conversation with any recruit.
It's a conversation he brought to the Middlesex County Chamber of Commerce breakfast in...
| Mar 16, 2015
| 11:27 PM
Cal State Northridge received a break when the NCAA women's basketball tournament pairings were announced Monday.
The Matadors drew a first-round game against a Stanford team that has had a down season. The Cardinal was 24-9 and finished third in Pac-12...
| Mar 16, 2015
| 11:35 PM
The NCAA women's basketball tournament field was announced Monday, and usual suspects took the spotlight.
Connecticut, the top seed overall, will try for its third consecutive national title. Tennessee, the second-seeded team in the Spokane region,...
| Feb 16, 2015
| 5:20 PM
INDIANAPOLIS — At NCAA headquarters, the basketball enthusiasts view Selection Sunday as Christmas morning.
This mock selection exercise would be akin to Thanksgiving.
"So let's eat," says David Worlock, the NCAA point man for this event....
| Jan 29, 2015
| 6:41 PM
You might think that after 40 years, the Parkettes Invitational meet might have lost some of its luster for Parkettes Gymnastics co-founder and coach Donna Strauss.
"It's still always very exciting," Strauss said Thursday as she got ready...
| Feb 17, 2015
| 6:00 AM
Notre Dame is the latest university to have a coach with a fancy title.
Thanks to two former Irish athletes, Muffet McGraw now is known as the Karen and Kevin Keyes Family Head Women’s Basketball Coach.
Karen Robinson Keyes, who played point...
| Mar 7, 2015
| 10:55 PM
Amber Orrange scored 18 points, Taylor Greenfield's driving basket with 44 seconds left gave Stanford the lead for good and the No. 19 Cardinal held off No. 9 Arizona State, 59-56, on Saturday night in the Pac-12 Conference women's tournament semifinals....