Stories tagged: NCAA Tournament
Sat., March 17, 2018, 7:10 p.m.
Monique Billings scored 20 points and had 10 rebounds, Kennedy Burke added 15 points to lead No. 3 seed UCLA to a 71-60 win over 14th-seeded American in the first …
Sat., March 17, 2018, 7:04 p.m.
China Dow scored 21 points and played stingy defense in the paint against Missouri star Sophie Cunningham, and No. 12 seed Florida Gulf Coast pulled off an upset in the …
Sat., March 17, 2018, 6:57 p.m.
Jatari White scored 17 points and No. 2 seed Texas used an overwhelming first half to romp to an 83-54 win over No. 15 Maine in the first round of …
Sat., March 17, 2018, 6:46 p.m.
Robbi Ryan scored 16 points and Kianna Ibis added 14 to lead No. 7 seed Arizona State over No. 10 Nebraska 73-62 in the first round of the women’s NCAA …
Sat., March 17, 2018, 6:39 p.m.
Victoria Vivians scored 20 points and grabbed 13 rebounds to lead top-seeded Mississippi State past No. 16 Nicholls 95-50 in the opening round of the NCAA Tournament on Saturday. Mississippi …
Sat., March 17, 2018, 6:34 p.m.
Freshman Jaden Hobbs scored a career-high 27 points, Loryn Goodwin and Kaylee Jensen added 19 and No. 9 seed Oklahoma State beat No. 8 Syracuse 84-57 in the first round …
Fri., March 16, 2018, 9:42 a.m.
Loyola-Chicago’s biggest fan is the team chaplain who prays with the players before games and gives them scouting reports the next day.
Thu., March 15, 2018, 2:53 p.m.
Marvin Bagley III dominated in his NCAA Tournament debut, pouring in 22 points to go with seven rebounds as Duke rolled by Iona 89-67 on Thursday.
Thu., March 15, 2018, 5 a.m.
It’s not often that a bit of misbehaving is such a community-bonding moment.
Wed., March 14, 2018, 9:02 p.m.
Freshman Oshae Brissett had a double-double and led Syracuse’s second-half comeback, and the Orange – the last team to make the NCAA Tournament – held on for a 60-56 victory …
Wed., March 14, 2018, 5:28 p.m.
Looking for a turning point in Gonzaga’s season? Oddly enough, it probably turned when Jill Barta turned her ankle in Pullman on Dec. 6.
Wed., March 14, 2018, 4:58 p.m.
Along with fellow true freshman forwards Jill and LeeAnne Wirth, the versatile Jill Townsend is a big reason the reason Gonzaga is back in the NCAA Tournament for the 10th …
Wed., March 14, 2018, 6 a.m.
Earlier this week, betweeen his pre-tournament ESPN spots and radio interviews, “Dickie V” took time to chat with The Spokesman-Review. He recalls his favorite moments from the last three WCC …
UPDATED: Tue., March 13, 2018, 9:45 p.m.
Courtney Stockard returned from a hamstring injury and scored 26 points, and Jaylen Adams made a jumper and three free throws in the final minute Tuesday night, rallying St. Bonaventure …
UPDATED: Tue., March 13, 2018, 8:48 p.m.
Carlik Jones had a substantial and loud cheering section at University of Dayton Arena, a lot of folks traveling about an hour up Interstate 75 from his Cincinnati hometown to …
Tue., March 13, 2018, 8:21 p.m.
How well do you know Gonzaga’s pod in the NCAA Tournament West Regional? Take our 15-question pod quiz to find out.
UPDATED: Tue., March 13, 2018, 8:44 p.m.
Virginia will be without forward De’Andre Hunter for the NCAA Tournament. The school says Hunter suffered a broken left wrist during the ACC Tournament. He will have surgery Monday and …
Tue., March 13, 2018
UNC Greensboro guard Francis Alonso childhood friend, teammate of former Gonzaga star Domantas Sabonis
BOISE – Gonzaga’s and UNC Greensboro’s campuses are roughly 2,500 miles apart, but their connections extend abroad. To Spain, to be precise. UNCG standout guard Francis Alonso is a native …
UPDATED: Mon., March 12, 2018, 10:38 p.m.
For six months there was the happy hangover, the gratification of getting to where no Gonzaga team had been before. Then came the reset, the having to put it away …
Mon., March 12, 2018, 7:29 p.m.
UNC Greensboro coach Wes Miller needed time and patience – rare commodities in college athletics these days – to install a foundation in his program.
Mon., March 12, 2018, 4:44 p.m.
Other than UNC Greensboro’s coaching staff, Steve Forbes probably knows as much about the Spartans’ basketball team as anyone on the planet.
UPDATED: Mon., March 12, 2018, 5:15 p.m.
The NCAA selection committee awarded the Gonzaga Bulldogs a No. 13 seed in the women’s 2018 NCAA Tournament on Monday. The Zags will play No. 4-seeded Stanford in the Lexington …
Sun., March 11, 2018, 9:57 p.m.
Being a sports fan means making some concessions, compartmentalizing some jadedness and accepting a certain level of commercialism and inconvenience as the fair trade for, well, sports.
UPDATED: Fri., March 9, 2018, 8:45 p.m.
Many named or connected to the probe will hear their teams called when the March Madness field of 68 is unveiled.
Wed., March 7, 2018, 7:45 a.m.
No. 6 Gonzaga probably has some new fans in Big Ten country. A 74-54 win over BYU in the West Coast Conference Tournament title game on Tuesday night gave the …
Tue., March 6, 2018, 10:02 a.m.
The 68 teams in the NCAA Tournament will be revealed in the first 10 minutes of the selection show on Sunday, and then the brackets and pairings will be unveiled …
UPDATED: Sat., March 3, 2018, 10:13 a.m.
There’s always something to play for, particularly with March Madness around the corner.
Mon., Feb. 12, 2018, 7:49 p.m.
Sacramento State’s best hope of reaching its first NCAA Tournament came in 2015-16. The Hornets were coming off a 21-win season, had a strong returning nucleus and momentum on their …
Sun., Feb. 11, 2018, 8:18 p.m.
Gonzaga has never been easy to gauge for the NCAA Tournament selection committee and it seems little has changed under the committee’s new guidelines.
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 11, 2018, 2:28 p.m.
Virginia is the top overall seed in preliminary NCAA Tournament rankings, with Villanova, Xavier and Purdue earning the other top seeds. The Cavaliers, No. 2 in the AP Top 25, …