College Basketball Articles

Gonzaga faces its toughest hurdle yet in a potential Final Four run. When the top-seeded Bulldogs face fourth-seeded West Virginia in the Sweet 16 on Thursday, they will finally draw an opponent who can stand toe-to-toe both on offense and defense...
John Coon
14 hours ago
Perhaps the most unlikely story of this March, including the 2017 NCAA Tournament, is the suddenly inspired play out of John Beilein's Michigan Wolverines. A loss at Northwestern to open the month of Madness dealt a serious blow to Michigan...
Kyle Kensing
17 hours ago
Following a legend is no easy task, but Arizona head coach Sean Miller has done so admirably. Hired in 2009 as the indirect replacement for Hall of Famer Lute Olson, Miller's enjoyed a successful tenure in the desert. The 2017 NCAA Tournament...
Kyle Kensing
20 hours ago
For the first time since 2010, the Purdue Boilermakers will play on the second weekend of the NCAA Tournament. They advanced after their close victory over No. 5 Iowa State 80-76 this past Saturday. Now, the Boilermakers will look to pull off the...
Antwan Staley
20 hours ago
Hard as it is to believe, but we’re about to hit the halfway point of March Madness. While that may evoke a few sad feelings about something coming to a close, the 2017 NCAA Tournament is really about to kick into high gear as a host of blue...
Bryan Fischer
20 hours ago
Hard as it is to believe, but 52 games are already in the books in the 2017 NCAA Tournament and it won’t be long before we whittle 16 teams down to four. While there may be no true Cinderella-type team in this year’s Sweet 16, there are...
Bryan Fischer
1 day ago
It took a little longer than recent years, but March Madness finally made an appearance in the 2017 NCAA Tournament this past weekend and no doubt laid waste to many a bracket. But then again the upsets and the unexpected are what make this time...
Athlon Sports
2 days ago
2017 NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament: Sweet 16 Schedule TV channel time site
A rather mundane first round gave way to a thrilling second round as the 2017 NCAA Tournament field has been whittled down from 68 teams to 16. The action will resume in San Jose, California, and Kansas City, Missouri, on Thursday, and then...
Athlon Sports
2 days ago
NCAA Tournament appearances are old hat for the Oregon Ducks, since head coach Dana Altman's arrival in 2010. The 2017 Tournament marks five straight for the program, and Friday's win over Iona makes it five consecutive with at least one...
Kyle Kensing
4 days ago
What happens when an explosive offense faces off against an elite defense? UCLA is about to find out if its powerful scoring attack can survive 40 minutes of grinding out one possession after another. The second-seeded Bruins face this test against...
John Coon
4 days ago
Playing angry is Wichita State's basketball trademark. The Shockers have a chance to mix in a dose of revenge when they face Kentucky in a second round NCAA Tournament game on Sunday.   The Wildcats spoiled an undefeated season for...
John Coon
4 days ago
Two of the 2017 NCAA Tournament's most versatile teams, Baylor and USC, meet in an East Region Second Round contest on Sunday.    USC set the stage for the showdown in Tulsa with a dramatic, come-from-behind win Friday over SMU. The...
Kyle Kensing
4 days ago
Sunday’s game between the Michigan State Spartans and the Kansas Jayhawks sort of has a Final Four feel to it despite it being a second round matchup. March is usually Tom Izzo’s time to shine no matter the Spartans’ regular...
Antwan Staley
4 days ago
The last time the Michigan Wolverines met the Louisville Cardinals on a basketball court, it was for the 2013 national championship. Although the stakes won’t be as high when the two teams meet on Sunday, it is for a spot in the Sweet 16....
Antwan Staley
4 days ago
While Friday produced a few more upsets compared to Thursday, the first round of the 2017 NCAA Tournament saw the majority of the top seeds moving on. So even though there’s a lot of chalk in the bracket, the good news is that means there...
Mark Ross
4 days ago
What NCAA Tournament March Madness Games Are On Today (3/18/17)?
The First Round of the 2017 NCAA Tournament is in the books and all things considered, there weren’t a lot of surprises. With 19 of the top 20 seeds (Nos. 1-5) winning does that mean we are headed towards a loaded Sweet 16? Eight spots will...
Antwan Staley
4 days ago
Arizona has unlocked a whole new level of offensive domination in the postseason. The Wildcat offense is operating with the smooth precision of a brand-new car engine.   For just the third time in its NCAA Division I history, Arizona...
John Coon
5 days ago
Running Big Ten teams out of the arena in March is becoming second nature to Middle Tennessee.   For the second straight season, the Blue Raiders faced a Big Ten opponent in its NCAA Tournament opener and came out on top. Middle Tennessee...
John Coon
5 days ago
Defending national champion Villanova faces one of the most challenging Second Round draws in this NCAA Tournament. The Wildcats face Wisconsin, a team that spent much of the regular season ranked in the top 10, and a program with a track record of...
Kyle Kensing
5 days ago
East Region No. 5 seed Virginia – and its Second Round opponent, fourth-seeded Florida – drew a challenging First Round slate. The Cavaliers fell behind 15 points to UNC Wilmington Thursday, before storming back behind 47 combined...
Kyle Kensing
5 days ago
On the first day of the 2017 NCAA Tournament, there wasn’t a ton of March Madness, at least regarding upsets. No. 12 Middle Tennessee and No. 11 Xavier both won their First Round games against lower seeds, but neither team was considered a...
Antwan Staley
5 days ago
Iowa State and Purdue both held off their pesky opponents on Thursday, knocking off Nevada and Vermont respectively. It's somewhat a clash of styles with the size of the Boilermakers vs. the quickness of the Cyclones. Both teams have plenty...
Matt Josephs
5 days ago
Xavier pulled off one of the few upsets on the first day knocking off Maryland 76-65. The Musketeers get a taller task now on Saturday as Florida State becomes the next opponent. The Seminoles won 86-80 in a high-scoring affair with Florida Gulf...
Matt Josephs
5 days ago
A pair of schools with tortured NCAA Tournament histories meets up in Salt Lake City hoping that Cinderella has a few more dances left with them.   Northwestern enters the Second Round for the first time ever after surviving a thriller...
Bryan Fischer
5 days ago
Survive and advance is a way of life in March and when it comes to the NCAA Tournament, some teams have to sweat it out in order to do just that. Such was the case in the opening round for both Notre Dame and West Virginia, setting up what could...
Bryan Fischer
5 days ago

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