| Mar 9, 2015
| 10:06 PM
Byron Wesley scored 25 points and led a second-half run with teammate Kyle Wiltjer as seventh-ranked Gonzaga defeated Pepperdine, 79-61, Monday night in Las Vegas to reach its 18th consecutive West Coast Conference tournament championship game....
| Mar 10, 2015
| 9:12 AM
The behemoth known as the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament gets underway Tuesday, the first of the major conferences to begin the process of crowning a champion.
The real spotlight still belongs to the low- and mid-majors.
After all, the first-...
| Mar 6, 2015
| 2:54 PM
2:30 p.m.: NASCAR Racing Sprint Cup Series: Kobalt Tools 400, Final Practice. FS1
4 p.m.: NASCAR Racing XFINITY Series: Boyd Gaming 300. FS1
1 p.m.: Mets at Marlins. WCCT
1 p.m.: Blue Jays at Phillies. MLB
| Mar 5, 2015
| 10:45 PM
Olivia Lucero made one of two free throws with 11 seconds remaining and a final three-point attempt by Pepperdine's Tessa Emerson rimmed out as the Loyola Marymount women hung on for a 68-67 victory in the opening game of the West Coast Conference...
| Mar 4, 2015
| 4:33 PM
The playground in Pac-12 Conference women's basketball has long belonged to Stanford.
But not this season.
For the first time, the Cardinal isn't entering the conference tournament as regular-season champion.
Stanford had won or shared every...
| May 14, 2014
| 7:06 PM
UCLA hasn't had the toughest nonconference men's basketball schedule in recent years, but that is changing.
The Bruins announced Wednesday they added a sixth brand name to their early 2014-15 schedule — perennial West Coast Conference power...
| Apr 26, 2014
| 4:41 PM
The NCAA and its member institutions often refer to "student-athletes," but the front side of the term isn't often highlighted in a sports section. We asked officials from the Southland's Division I universities to point us toward their best and brightest...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 5:39 PM
The rallying cry in West Coast Conference basketball?
Same as usual: Break up Gonzaga.
Gonzaga men's and women's teams swept the conference regular-season championships and are heavy favorites to repeat in the WCC postseason tournament as it begins...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 3:58 PM
The NCAA women's basketball tournament begins Saturday with 16 games at eight sub-regional sites, including UCLA.
Nebraska (25-6), the No. 4-seeded team in the Lincoln Regional, plays No. 13-seeded Fresno State (22-10) at 1 p.m. at Pauley Pavilion....
| Mar 6, 2014
| 11:07 PM
LAS VEGAS — Evan Payne scored 19 points as 10th-seeded Loyola Marymount edged past No. 7 seed Portland, 67-64, on Thursday night and advanced to the quarterfinals in the West Coast Conference tournament.
The game stayed within a two-point margin...
| Mar 1, 2015
| 3:20 PM
Doing what I could to avoid snowflakes and relentless wind chills, I locked myself in a cozy office over the weekend and attacked a protesting Asus computer to research the impact Gary athletes have had on college ad NBA hoops.