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79,444 people attended the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament semi-finals at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Final Four Sets NCAA Attendance Record

The national semifinals drew 79,444 AT&T Stadium, beating the previous record of 78,129 when Kentucky beat Michigan State in a regular-season game at Ford Field in Detroit on Dec. 13, 2003.

04/05/2014

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Rain Or Shine, Crowds Turnout For March Madness Music Festival

Rain that fell heavily at times on Saturday didn’t dampen the energy at the March Madness Music Festival.

04/05/2014

ARLINGTON, TX - APRIL 05: The NCAA Men's Final Four Semifinal on April 5, 2014 in Arlington, Texas.  (Photo by Jeff Burkett/105.3 The Fan)

Random Thoughts & Observations From The Final Four

The Final Four is the perfect combination of hardcore fans and rich people with awesome tickets. From the parking lot to the suites I’ve observed just a few things.

04/05/2014

ARLINGTON, TX - APRIL 05: The NCAA Men's Final Four Semifinal on April 5, 2014 in Arlington, Texas.  (Photo by Jeff Burkett/105.3 The Fan)

Florida, UConn To Start Familiar Lineups

Florida and Connecticut were starting plenty of familiar faces in their national semifinal on Saturday night at AT&T Stadium.

04/05/2014

Maurice Walker #15 of the Minnesota Golden Gophers is defended by Yanick Moreira #35 of the Southern Methodist Mustangs during 2014 NIT Championship at Madison Square Garden on April 3, 2014 in New York City.  (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Minnesota Beats SMU 65-63 To Win NIT

Austin Hollins hit a tiebreaking 3-pointer with 46.1 seconds left and Minnesota won the NIT championship Thursday night, beating SMU 65-63 to give the Pitino family its latest postseason tournament title.

04/03/2014

Golden State Warriors v Dallas Mavericks

NBA: Golden State’s Block In Win Over Mavs Was Goaltending

The NBA is confirming what everyone at the American Airlines Center in Dallas saw Tuesday night – saying a block by Golden State’s Jermaine O’Neal that set up Stephen Curry’s game-winning shot in overtime at Dallas should have been ruled goaltending.

04/02/2014

Head coach Larry Brown of the Southern Methodist Mustangs talks with Keith Frazier #4 and Nic Moore #11 (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Brown, SMU Face Pitino And Minnesota For NIT Title

Richard Pitino leads Minnesota into the title game Thursday night against 73-year-old Larry Brown and SMU at Madison Square Garden, a building both basketball junkies revere.

04/02/2014

Head coach Kim Mulkey of the Baylor Bears (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Notre Dame Beats Baylor Lady Bears 88-69 To Get To Final Four

The loss ended the brilliant career of Baylor guard Odyssey Sims, who finished this season with 1,054 points – eight short of Jackie Stiles’ single season NCAA record.

04/01/2014

NDIANAPOLIS, IN - MARCH 30:  Julius Randle #30 of the Kentucky Wildcats celebrates after defeating the Michigan Wolverines 75 to 72 in the midwest regional final of the 2014 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Lucas Oil Stadium on March 30, 2014 in Indianapolis, Indiana.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

NCAA Final Four Filled With Contrast

Contrast. This year’s NCAA Final Four is full of it. Kentucky has relied on freshmen. Florida followed its seniors. The Badgers tick away the clock. The Wildcats barge past opponents.

04/01/2014

A detail of the sneakers of the players on the bench during a basketball game. (credit: Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Aggies Fall To UConn In Women’s Tournament

As poorly as his team shot in the first half, Texas A&M coach Gary Blair was feeling pretty good about the Aggies’ chances against UConn with 15 minutes to play.

04/01/2014

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Fearsome Final Four Heads To North Texas

Unlike the past few years, there will be no upstarts or Cinderella in the Final Four. These are the big boys all right, but each one has a big chip on their shoulders.

03/31/2014

Traevon Jackson of the Wisconsin Badgers drives on Aaron Gordon of the Arizona Wildcats in the second half during the West Regional Final. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Wisconsin Beats Arizona To Reach Final Four

Frank Kaminsky had 28 points and 11 rebounds for Wisconsin, rallying the Badgers to a 64-63 overtime victory against Arizona to advance to the Final Four.

03/29/2014

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