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Aaron Harrison hits game-winner for Kentucky ... again (Video)

Late 3 wins it for Kentucky for second consecutive game

For the second consecutive game in the NCAA Tournament, Kentucky guard Aaron Harrison hit a game-winning 3-point shot. This time, Harrison's shot against Wisconsin will send the Wildcats to the national championship game following a 74-73 win.

Harrison also converted a game-winning 3-pointer against Michigan in the regional final to send the Wildcats to the Final Four.

Final Four Recap: UConn Shocks Florida for Trip to Title Game

DeAndre Daniels leads dismantling of the No. 1 Gators

If all hope looks lost for UConn in the national championship game, don’t believe it.

Don’t say UConn is finished. Don’t change the channel. Don’t leave the arena.

Against Florida, the Huskies clawed through an opponent and dire expectations again and not for the first time in this Tournament. UConn trailed by 16-4 Saturday to a team that had won 30 in a row, but the Huskies continued their improbable run to the national championship game with a 63-53 win over Florida.

Miami QB Ryan Williams Suffers Torn ACL in Spring Practice

Williams is out indefinitely due to a knee injury.
Miami QB Ryan Williams Suffers Torn ACL in Spring Practice

Miami quarterback Ryan Williams suffered a torn ACL in a recent scrimmage and is out indefinitely. Williams was slated to open the year as the starting quarterback, but it’s uncertain if he will be able to return in time for the season opener. The senior will have surgery to repair the ACL injury.

Assuming Williams is unable to return in time for the opener, Miami will likely turn to redshirt freshman Kevin Olsen. 

Final Four Preview and Picks: Wisconsin Badgers vs. Kentucky Wildcats

Kentucky in an underdog role? No way.
Final Four Preview and Picks: Wisconsin Badgers vs. Kentucky Wildcats

Kentucky may be the best-positioned No. 8 seed to play for a national title, but 1985 Villanova Big Blue Nation is not.

Rollie Massimino’s 1985 Villanova team is the lowest-seeded program to win the national title, a feat Kentucky can match if the Wildcats can beat Wisconsin and then win Monday night.

Final Four Preview and Picks: Florida Gators vs. UConn Huskies

Gators seeking to avenge loss to Huskies to reach title game
Final Four Preview and Picks: Florida Gators vs. UConn Huskies

Not many teams can say they’ve defeated every team on their schedule.

If Florida make it to Monday night (and so does Wisconsin), the Gators can say they’ve answered all comers even if they've lost twice this season.

In an odd turn of events, the only two teams that defeated Florida during the course of the season, Wisconsin and Connecticut, are in the Final Four. The third team, Kentucky, is one Florida has faced three times the year. Beat UConn and Wisconsin, and Florida can say it defeated everyone on its schedule at least once.

2014 Final Four: Every "One Shining Moment" since 1987 ... Almost

NASCAR, NCAA Final Four share weekend in Texas

Geoffrey Miller's five things to watch at Texas Motor Speedway
Geoffrey Miller’s “Five Things to Watch” will help you catch up on the biggest stories of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series’ upcoming race weekend. This week, NASCAR sharing a weekend in Texas with the Final Four,’Goodyear tire questions and a possible seventh race winner highlight the major topics leading us into Sunday’s Duck Commander 500 at Texas Motor Speedway.

1. NASCAR shifts schedule for Final Four
Since Texas Motor Speedway added on a second NASCAR Sprint Cup Series date in 2005, a majority of its spring races have been run in the daytime. But the schedule shifted in 2011 to move the April date from Sunday afternoon to Saturday night.

For this year — and this year only, presumably — the race returns to its traditional Sunday afternoon time slot. The change was made to accommodate another event in the Dallas/Fort Worth area you may have heard about: the NCAA Final Four.

The All-Big 12 Team of the BCS Era

Who earned first-team All-Big-12 honors from the BCS Era?
The All-Big-12 Team of the BCS Era

All-conference teams are a great indicator as to who is the best in each league. Earning first-team honors more than once is a pretty good sign that you were one of the best at your position during your career. The rare three-time (or even four-time) all-league selection makes you one of the best college football players of all-time.

Kansas State Wildcats 2014 Spring Football Preview

Jake Waters returns as the unquestioned starter under center for the 'Cats.
Kansas State Wildcats 2014 Spring Football Preview

No one really knows how Bill Snyder does it but he continues to churn out bowl appearances and 1,000-yard rushers the way (some) other teams in the Big 12 only dream about.

After a slow start to the 2013 season that included four losses in the first six weeks, Snyder’s bunch turned the year around and won six of their last seven. The surge was capped by a convincing bowl win over Michigan and it gave Snyder a third straight season with at least eight wins.

Scouting the Final Four: Opposing Coaches Break Down the Championship Weekend

Opposing coaches offered their insight on Florida, UConn, Wisconsin and Kentucky
Scouting the Final Four: Opposing Coaches Break Down the Championship Weekend

Coaches in the Final Four by now have completed the scouting process and are starting to implement the game plans they hope will lead to a national championship. If you’re wondering what the coaches are seeing, Athlon Sports hopes to offer some insight. We spoke to coaches who compiled scouting reports for teams that faced the Final Four teams either during the NCAA Tournament or during the season. In exchange for more candor, we quoted the coaches anonymously.

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