| Mar 16, 2010
The NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament can be a frustrating experience for fans trying to predict the 65-team bracket. With 18,446,744,073,709,551,616 different combinations of results for predicting a perfect bracket (according to mathematicians), it's far...
| Apr 6, 2010
Time: 8:30 p.m.
TV: ESPN (Dave O'Brien, Doris Burke, Rebecca Lobo, Holly Rowe)
Radio: WTIC-AM 1080 (Bob Joyce, Kara Wolters)
Series history: Tied, 5-5
Last meeting: UConn, 80-68, Dec. 23, 2009, XL Center, Hartford...
| Mar 29, 2010
This is as close to " Hoosiers" as UConn had come this season — old-time Midwest arena against an opponent with old-school attributes intent on administering the old-fashioned upset.
But Sunday's Sweet 16 game against Iowa State wasn't a movie. And...
| Jun 13, 2010
John Wooden, the UCLA basketball coach who became an icon of American sports while guiding the Bruins to an unprecedented 10 national championships in the 1960s and '70s and remained in the spotlight during retirement with his "Pyramid of Success"...
| Jan 14, 2008
| 1:22 PM
In his four previous college basketball seasons, Dwayne Curtis has grown tired of watching others compete in the NCAA Tournament.
But as the anchor of an Ole Miss squad that reeled off 13 straight wins to open this season, the former Whitney Young...
| May 12, 2008
| 1:55 PM
It's probably no surprise to see Mark Hulse shining for the Pepperdine men's volleyball program. It just took awhile to occur.
The fact that Hulse's older brother, Tom, ended his career last spring as one of the top blockers in Pepperdine history might...
| Apr 28, 2008
| 2:29 PM
Ohio State senior Drew Eberly has always played tennis at the highest level.
He was one of the Midwest's top junior players as a teenager and one of the top players in Illinois when he played a big role in consecutive state team championships in 2003-...
| Feb 11, 2008
| 9:06 AM
Have you heard the one about the collegiate diver who's afraid of heights?
Illinois State senior Katie Janonis has.
And as ironic as it seems, the Hersey High School graduate has shed this unique occupational hazard well enough to become arguably the...
| Mar 17, 2008
| 12:16 PM
Jackie Vavrek was eight years old.
"I won the 25 (yard) freestyle without having to take a breath and I thought that was really fun," said Vavrek, now a senior two-time All-American for Wisconsin. "I always enjoyed swimming but that was when I really...
| Jan 8, 2009
| 3:18 PM
Only seven weeks or so until the trade deadline. In the meantime, here's another batch of answers. Keep the questions coming.
K.C., in the most recent RosenBlog he "mentions" that the players have lost respect for Vinnie. Being around the team as much as...
| Feb 4, 2008
| 12:53 PM
It's no accident that the Oklahoma women's basketball team has been on a roll as of late.
The recent surge coincides with sophomore forward and former Whitney Young star Amanda Thompson stringing together her best stretch of basketball since arriving...