College Basketball Articles

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
1 month 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
1 month 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
1 month 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
1 month 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
1 month 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
1 month 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
1 month 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
1 month 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
1 month 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
1 month 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
1 month 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
1 month 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
1 month 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
1 month 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
1 month 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
1 month 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
1 month 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
1 month ago
Alex Caruso
At first glance it may seem as if the West Region has been the least exciting corner of the bracket so far in the NCAA Tournament. But oh how wrong that assessment would be, as the West is the only region in which each of the top four seeds...
Brad Spielberger
1 month ago
Daniel Ochefu
The No. 2-seeded Villanova Wildcats cruised to easy victories over UNC Asheville and the Iowa Hawkeyes in the first two rounds of the NCAA Tournament. On Thursday, the Wildcats will face a much tougher opponent in No. 3 Miami.   Despite...
Antwan Staley
1 month ago
Well, that was fun. Buzzer beaters, blown leads, upsets and blowouts dominated the first two rounds of the NCAA Tournament. As always, very little of it went according to plan.   Now that all of our brackets — just like I told you they...
J.P. Scott
1 month ago
Marshall Plumlee
The West Region of this year’s Sweet 16 definitely isn’t hurting for storylines. Duke is college basketball royalty with a king for a coach looking another Final Four appearance. Oregon, the No. 1 seed, is still fighting for respect...
Jake Rose
1 month ago
Malcolm Brogdon
The Elite Eight for the Midwest Region is already assured of having a double-digit seed, as No. 11 Gonzaga and No. 10 Syracuse are set to square off in the Sweet 16 on Friday. This feat has only been accomplished nine times, with two No. 11 seeds...
Brad Spielberger
1 month ago
Jim Larranaga
No. 1 overall seed Kansas’ bid for a fourth national championship will begin again on Thursday when the Jayhawks take on No. 5 Maryland at the KFC Yum! Center in Louisville, Ky.   In the other South Region Sweet 16 matchup No. 3 Miami...
Antwan Staley
1 month ago
Roy Williams
There won't be a lot of brotherly love in Philadelphia this weekend as we hit the Sweet 16. North Carolina arguably has the most talent in the country, but Indiana has been mighty impressive in its two NCAA Tournament games.   The other...
Matt Josephs
1 month ago

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