| Mar 16, 2014
| 8:00 AM
NEW YORK — Any college basketball fan worth their bracket fee will recall the many glorious years of the Big East, from the colorful '80's teams of John Thompson and Lou Carnesecca to, in recent years, the highly competitive games between the...
| Mar 16, 2014
| 6:24 AM
Whatever happens during Sunday's SEC Tournament final against Kentucky, the Florida Gators are a lock for a No. 1 seed in the NCAA Tournament.
No surprise there. In fact, ESPN bracketologist Joe Lunardi said Saturday night the top-ranked Gators (31-2)...
| Mar 9, 2014
| 2:20 PM
ST. LOUIS -- Fred VanVleet scored 22 points including several key baskets late to lead another strong ensemble effort and No. 2 Wichita State remained the nation's lone unbeaten after defeating Indiana State, 83-69, on Sunday in the Missouri Valley...
| Mar 1, 2014
| 8:26 PM
WICHITA, Kan. -- The chant started when Ron Baker walked toward the Wichita State bench for the final time, and reached a crescendo when he popped the front of his jersey — No. 31.
As in, 31-0. A perfect regular season.
| Feb 24, 2014
| 4:08 PM
GAINESVILLE — On the day the Florida Gators reached No. 1 in the polls for the first time in seven seasons, coach Billy Donovan stuck to the script that helped his team get there in the first place.
While his team climbed the rankings and set...
| Feb 22, 2014
| 7:46 PM
Guard Walt Lemon Jr. scored 16 points as the Bradley Braves broke a three-game losing streak with a 55-38 Missouri Valley Conference victory over visiting Loyola-Chicago Ramblers on Saturday at Carver Arena in Peoria, Ill.
The Braves (12-17, 7-9)...
| Feb 9, 2014
| 12:27 PM
In the game of sports cliché bingo, the phrase "'there is no I in team" is usually found in the center square — a popular mantra repeated by most coaches and players.
However, as the college basketball season winds toward Selection Sunday —...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 9:00 AM
Syracuse and Wichita State remain as the only undefeated teams left in the college basketball with six weeks left until Selection Sunday.
An undefeated regular season is simply rare in today’s game. The last men’s team to do so was the...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 9:12 PM
For one half, William and Mary looked capable of winning a road game against a team that reach the Final Four last season.
In the second half, though, No. 16 Wichita State wore down the Tribe and gained a 79-62 triumph Thursday in Kansas.
| Nov 11, 2013
| 4:32 PM
College Hoops Tip-Off Marathon 2013 TV schedule: More than 24 hours of basketball is in store across ESPN, ESPN2 and ESPNU beginning Monday, Nov. 11, as the College Hoops Tip-Off Marathon ushers in the season. The schedule features 16 men’s games...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 8:12 AM
Fresh off a 30-win campaign and a trip to the NCAA Final Four, Wichita State has been picked to win the 2013-14 Missouri Valley Conference men’s basketball crown.
The Shockers received all 40 first-place tallies, marking just the second time in...