Kentucky still has a shot at history. Tom Izzo has Michigan State on another deep March run. Former mid-major monsters Gonzaga and Wichita State are still going strong.
Baylor coach Kim Mulkey is already talking about the NCAA Final Four that will be played two years from now in Dallas, about 100 miles from the Waco campus.
Alex Hamilton scored 25 points and Louisiana Tech made 11 3-pointers as the Bulldogs rolled to an 84-72 victory over Texas A&M in the second round of the NIT on Monday.
Coach Charlie Strong says Junior Tyrone Swoopes and redshirt freshman Jerrod Heard will be given ‘equal reps’ in their fight for the job.
Facing a deficit and a fired-up Dayton team, fueled by its fans who packed the house again, Oklahoma went on lockdown.
Imani McGee-Stafford had 20 points and 11 rebounds while creating a daunting mismatch inside, leading the fifth-seeded Longhorns past No. 4 seed Cal 73-70 on Sunday night for a berth in next weekend’s Albany Regional.
Nina Davis scored 21 points, national assists leader Niya Johnson had 12 more helpers to tie Baylor’s career record and the Lady Bears beat Arkansas 73-44 in their second-round NCAA Tournament game Sunday.
Nina Davis scored 17 points and Baylor won at home again in the NCAA Tournament, advancing with a 77-36 first-round victory over the NSU Lady Demons on Friday.
The clock’s counting down and the game’s tied. Advancing or getting knocked out of the NCAA Tournament comes down to one final possession. Every coach knows who they want to have the ball.
The Big 12 spent all season puffing out its chest. The league pointed to its RPI, that mercurial number that only seems to take on meaning in March, and the number of teams it had in the Top 25 as evidence of its superiority.
All five Texas teams that made it into the 68-team NCAA tournament field were eliminated on Thursday. Texas, Baylor, SMU, Stephen F. Austin and Texas Southern all were beaten.
Jakob Poeltl had 18 points and eight rebounds, and fifth-seeded Utah celebrated its return to the NCAA Tournament by holding off Stephen F. Austin for a 57-50 victory on Thursday night.