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Lady Bears Reach 7th Straight Sweet 16

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.

03/23/2015

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Baylor Women Open NCAA Tourney 77-36 Over Northwestern St

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.

03/20/2015

Moriah Jefferson of the Connecticut Huskies shoots the ball against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish during the NCAA Women's Final Four Championship at Bridgestone Arena on April 8, 2014 in Nashville, Tennessee. (credit: Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Players To Know In NCAA Women’s Tournament

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.

03/20/2015

Head coach Rick Barnes of the Texas Longhorns reacts in the second half against the Butler Bulldogs during the second round of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Consol Energy Center on March 19, 2015 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (credit: Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Big 12 Hopping Mad As March Madness Begins

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.

03/20/2015

Ryan Manuel of the SMU Mustangs reacts after losing against the UCLA Bruins during the second round of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournamenat at the KFC YUM! Center on March 19, 2015 in Louisville, Kentucky. (credit: Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Texas Teams Go 0-5 In NCAA Tournament

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.

03/20/2015

Thomas Walkup of the Stephen F. Austin Lumberjacks handles the ball against Jakob Poeltl of the Utah Utes in the second half during the second round of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Moda Center on March 19, 2015 in Portland, Oregon. (credit: Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

SFA’s Rally Falls Short To Utah 57-50

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.

03/20/2015

Thomas Welsh #40 and Norman Powell #4 of the UCLA Bruins reacts after defeating the Southern Methodist Mustangs during the second round of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournamenat at the KFC YUM! Center on March 19, 2015 in Louisville, Kentucky.  (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

SMU Loses To UCLA 60-59 On Rare 3-Pointer

SMU’s locker room was eerily quiet, with team managers folding jerseys and clothes in the middle as players sat at their stalls trying to digest the ending of a heartbreaking 60-59 loss to UCLA.

03/19/2015

Johnathan Motley #35 of the Baylor Bears rebounds the ball against Ryann Green #2 of the Georgia State Panthers in the first half during the second round of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena on March 19, 2015 in Jacksonville, Florida.  (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Georgia State Stuns Baylor In NCAA Tournament

R.J. Hunter’s 3-pointer with 2.7 seconds remaining capped a comeback from a 12-point deficit and lifted 14th-seeded Georgia State to a 57-56 opening-game victory over third-seeded Baylor

03/19/2015

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Butler Uses Late Surge To Put Away Texas 56-48

Kellen Dunham scored 20 points, including a pivotal 3-pointer with 1:18 to play, to lift sixth-seeded Butler to a 56-48 victory over 11th-seeded Texas in the NCAA Tournament on Thursday

03/19/2015

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Best NCAA Tournament Bracket ‘Underdog’ Upsets

Every year, college basketball teams get invited to the big dance that is the NCAA Men’s College Basketball Championship. And every year, a few squads find a bone and become the darling ‘underdog’ of the tournament.

03/19/2015

The Dayton Flyers mascot performs against the Boise State Broncos during the first round of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at UD Arena on March 18, 2015 in Dayton, Ohio. (credit: Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Dayton & Robert Morris Get ‘First Four’ Wins

In the NCAA’s way of thinking, Dayton was technically the visiting team on the scoreboard and in its road uniforms. The 12,592 screaming fans in the arena thought otherwise.

03/19/2015

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NCAA Tournament Full Of No-Foul Teams

Sounds so simple. And it surely is effective if it can be done.

03/19/2015

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