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  • The Sweet 16: Ranking Baltimore's best Division I college basketball players

    The Sweet 16: Ranking Baltimore's best Division I college basketball players
    For the second straight year, The Baltimore Sun has counted down the best returning Division I college basketball players from this area. Players were chosen based on previous college accomplishments and projections for the 2012-13 season. College...
  • Terps face reeling Lafayette squad that was just routed by Kentucky

    Terps face reeling Lafayette squad that was just routed by Kentucky
    Maryland basketball coach Mark Turgeon had to reschedule this team's practice Monday in preparation for Tuesday's game against Lafayette in order to attend the campus news conference to announce the school's move to the Big Ten from the Atlantic Coast...
  • Teel Time: Virginia's opponent was St. Mary's instead of Florida on preliminary NCAA bracket

    Selection Sunday used to be fascinating but maddening. Fascinating when the NCAA revealed the bracket for its basketball tournament. Maddening when the selection committee refused to detail its deliberations. “If I told you, I’d have to...
  • Teel Time: Solomon, Brey reflect on Notre Dame's rewarding journey to NCAA tournament

    This is Anthony Solomon’s 25th season as a college basketball coach, an odyssey that’s taken him to nine schools and nine NCAA tournaments. He was in the Elite Eight with Virginia in 1995, the Sweet 16 with Notre Dame in 2003. Although the...
  • The Next Level: NCAA tournament edition

    The Next Level: NCAA tournament edition
    Sixteen basketball players from the Baltimore area took part in the NCAA men's basketball tournament. After the first weekend of play, how many remain? Here's a look at how all 16 players fared. Still alive * C.J. Fair's top-seeded Syracuse squad got...
  • Teel Time: VCU and CAA poised for continued NCAA tournament success

    Teel Time: VCU and CAA poised for continued NCAA tournament success
    VCU and the Colonial Athletic Association came oh-so-close to history this basketball season. One more stop Saturday night against Indiana, or one more three, and the Rams would have reached the NCAA tournament’s Sweet 16 for the second...
  • Busted brackets, sneaky good underdogs remain part of NCAA tournament's charm

    Busted brackets, sneaky good underdogs remain part of NCAA tournament's charm
    The champions of the ACC, Big 12, Pacific 12 and Southeastern Conference are done. As are Duke and Connecticut. As is my bracket — more on that bloodletting in a moment. First, some reflections on the NCAA tournament's first weekend and the...
  • Gators hoping improve chemistry carries them through tourneys

     
    In many ways, a December loss to UCF was the difference. Chandler Parsons still grimaces when it comes up. Billy Donovan said Florida played selfish that game. Given the Knights' slide since then – losing 11 of its final 16 after a 14-0 start &#...
  • Now time for the big question: Is Florida State a Final Four team?

     
    ATLANTA — First, apologies for a bit of an absence on the Chopping Block this afternoon. As you probably know, it's been a pretty busy day here in the capital city of the Peach State. There has been a lot of Florida State news to gather and we've...
  • Who are the Bonnies? Meet FSU Tourney foe St. Bonaventure

     
    When they saw Florida State's opening-round NCAA Tournament draw Sunday night, many Seminoles fans' first reaction probably was, “St. Bona-who?” (If you were unable to watch games other than FSU's on Sunday, you probably really asked that...
  • Tale of the tape: Quick look at the FSU-St. Bonaventure matchup

     
    NASHVILLE, Tenn. — For the first time in a long time, Olean, N.Y. has returned to the NBA map. This season, the quiet western New York town has become a primo destination spot for scouts looking to acquire a player deemed one of college basketball's...