College Basketball Articles

Twos are wild as the second-seeded Villanova Wildcats and Oklahoma Sooners play in first game of the Final Four Saturday at NRG Stadium in Houston. These two met on a neutral court back on Dec. 7 with Oklahoma winning easily, 78-55. The difference...
Matt Josephs
4 months ago
Jim Boeheim
In a college basketball season where we didn't know what to expect from week to week, the NCAA Tournament has gone just about how we expected it to — with nobody safe and nothing off the table. This year’s Final Four consists of a...
J.P. Scott
4 months ago
Before we break down the Final Four, I just want to thank Syracuse for this run the Orange have made. I'm a proud alumnus of the school and couldn't be more proud of what this team has been able to do. The year featured a loss to St. John...
Matt Josephs
4 months ago
This weekend’s Final Four will likely bring some exciting moments, as it does every year.  For every college basketball viewer, memories stand out for various reasons, but here are the 10 most memorable moments for me in Final Four...
Aaron Tallent
4 months ago
This college basketball season has been characterized by one thing – parity – and it’s a label that has carried over into the NCAA Tournament. But that’s not always the case as there often has been a team that has clearly...
Athlon Sports
4 months ago
This college basketball season has been characterized by one thing – parity – and it’s a label that has carried over into the NCAA Tournament. But that’s not always the case as there often has been a team that has clearly...
Athlon Sports
4 months ago
You know the college basketball season is over when you hear "One Shining Moment."   The song is heard while the craziest parts of March Madness are ran, and we've all just become accustomed to hearing it at the season's...
Jasmine Watkins
4 months ago
There are some people who are surprised by Mike Krzyzewski's blatant fib about what he said to Oregon's Dillon Brooks.   One person in particular is Fox Sports' Colin Cowherd. "The Herd" host talks about how "...
Jasmine Watkins
4 months ago
Jay Bilas is pretty much the spokesperson for all things college basketball.    When Boston Globe writer Dan Shaughnessy mentioned that UConn was boring and he can't watch because they always win, he should've known people would...
Jasmine Watkins
4 months ago
The University of Connecticut women's basketball team is under fire again. No, the Huskies have not been accused of cheating. They are not accused of dirty play nor are there any allegations of academic fraud or misconduct....
J.P. Scott
4 months ago
UNC is heading to the Final Four, and Theo Pinson is one of the happiest Tar Heels.   Pinson had to crash North Carolina's press conference ahead of the Notre Dame matchup, asking where he should sit, and got a big laugh from the...
Jasmine Watkins
4 months ago
Marcus Paige
If you’re just now joining us — no, this isn’t the ACC Tournament. But with four of the Elite Eight coming from the Atlantic Coast Conference, it sure feels that way.   Sunday night’s matchup Between No. 1 North...
Jake Rose
4 months ago
Jim Boeheim
ACC Sunday begins in Chicago as No. 1 Virginia gets upstart, No. 10 Syracuse in the Midwest Region final. The Orange were hotly debated before the NCAA Tournament even began as one of the teams that didn't belong in the Big...
Matt Josephs
4 months ago
Perry Ellis
Both the Kansas Jayhawks and the Villanova Wildcats advanced to the Elite Eight in dominant fashion on Thursday night. Behind 27 points from Perry Ellis, the Jayhawks cruised to a 79-63 victory over the Maryland Terrapins in the Sweet 16....
Antwan Staley
4 months ago
Oregon won the first NCAA Tournament held in 1939. The Ducks have not reached the Final Four since that time. Now they are one step closer to breaking that long drought after an 82-68 victory over Duke, a victory that allowed Oregon to set a...
John Coon
4 months ago
In the long history of Kansas basketball, Wayne Simien will have a special place. In his first two seasons, he played for two Final Four teams under Roy Williams. When Williams left for North Carolina, Simien was the first great player of the Bill...
David Fox
4 months ago
We might as well call the second night of Sweet 16 matchups "ACC Friday" with each game featuring a team out of the conference. It's hard not to find a Sweet 16 pairing not involving the ACC anyways with the success the conference is...
Matt Josephs
4 months ago
Yogi Ferrell
College basketball elitists are already giddy about this Sweet 16 pairing of No. 1 North Carolina and No. 5 Indiana, a matchup between two of the game’s greatest traditional programs.   Carolina comes into this game hitting its stride...
Jake Rose
4 months ago
Michael Gbinije
How good is the ACC this year? Consider this: If Syracuse beats Gonzaga on Friday the worst place they could technically finish in the NCAA Tournament is eighth. That would be two spots higher than their 10th-place finish in the ACC this season...
Brad Spielberger
4 months ago
Mike Brey
Through four combined wins so far in the 2016 NCAA Tournament No. 7 Notre Dame and No. 6 Wisconsin have outscored their opponents by a total of 15 points. These programs just have a knack for getting it done in March, as well as a flair for the...
Brad Spielberger
4 months ago
Malcolm Brogdon
In the first two rounds of the NCAA Tournament, the Iowa State Cyclones had little problem defeating No. 13 Iona and No. 12 Arkansas-Little Rock. Unlike Iowa State, the Virginia Cavaliers had a battle in their second round game against the Butler...
Antwan Staley
4 months ago
Thursday night’s Sweet 16 games feature four matchups full of teams that all have the potential to make the national championship game in Houston on April 4. Here is a breakdown of what to expect on Thursday night.   NCAA Tournament...
Jake Rose
4 months ago
We are down to 16 teams in this year’s NCAA Tournament and the fun has really just begun. Let's be honest, this is exactly what the Selection Committee wanted when the members set up the field. They get their upsets in the first round or...
Matt Josephs
4 months ago
Dana Altman
Only Oregon remains to represent the Pac-12 in the NCAA Tournament. The league sent seven schools to the Big Dance and promptly saw five exit in the first round. The Ducks narrowly avoided getting sent home themselves in a 69-64 second round win...
John Coon
4 months ago
This will arguably be the best game of the week as Kansas takes on Maryland Thursday in Louisville. The Jayhawks are the No. 1 overall seed and have pretty much had no problems with their first two opponents. The Terrapins, meanwhile, picked up a...
Matt Josephs
4 months ago

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