Stories tagged: NCAA Tournament
UPDATED: Fri., March 31, 2017, 11:24 p.m.
UConn’s 111-game run came to a stunning end when Mississippi State pulled off perhaps the biggest upset in women’s basketball history, winning 66-64 on Morgan William’s overtime jumper in the …
UPDATED: Fri., March 31, 2017, 10:04 p.m.
The loser must fly the flag of the winning university above City Hall for a day. Both Mayor David Condon of Spokane and Stephen Benjamin of Columbia, South Carolina, released …
UPDATED: Tue., March 28, 2017, 11:08 p.m.
When Gonzaga’s Jordan Mathews looked behind him last week, he saw one familiar face he doesn’t ever see in the stands – his younger brother, Jonah. It’s not often that …
Mon., March 27, 2017, 9:25 p.m.
Kaela Davis scored 23 points, A’ja Wilson added 16 and top-seeded South Carolina held off No. 3 seed Florida State 71-64 in a furious finish Monday night to win the …
Mon., March 27, 2017, 8:46 p.m.
Napheesa Collier scored 28 points, Gabby Williams had 25 and UConn advanced to its 10th consecutive Final Four with a 90-52 victory against Oregon on Monday night.
UPDATED: Tue., March 21, 2017, 10:47 p.m.
The Zags seem to be in agreement over one thing – March Madness is not nearly as great without the Kennel.
Tue., March 21, 2017, 9:48 p.m.
Rick Pitino watched in amazement as the Michigan Wolverines made 11 second-half 3-pointers, many from well beyond the arc.
Tue., March 21, 2017, 9:35 p.m.
RICHMOND, Va. – Will Wade is leaving VCU to take over LSU after guiding the Rams to the NCAA Tournament in both his seasons as coach. Vice Chancellor and athletic …
Tue., March 21, 2017, 8:59 p.m.
Everything’s magnified in March.
UPDATED: Tue., March 21, 2017, 4:36 p.m.
Johnathan Williams is so soft-spoken even he acknowledges he’s “one of the most quiet guys around.”
Mon., March 20, 2017, 10:55 p.m.
Kia Nurse scored 29 points and tied an NCAA Tournament record with nine 3-pointers to lead UConn to a 94-64 win over visiting Syracuse in the Bridgeport Region on Monday …
Mon., March 20, 2017, 10:38 p.m.
SEATTLE – At this point, the records are just a blur for Kelsey Plum. They get crossed off so quickly there is no opportunity for appreciation.
UPDATED: Mon., March 20, 2017, 11:14 p.m.
The Atlantic Coast Conference’s strong regular season only stood to set up a first-weekend flameout in the NCAA Tournament.
UPDATED: Tue., March 21, 2017, 7:29 a.m.
Pick a number between 1 and 500.
UPDATED: Mon., March 20, 2017, 9:08 p.m.
Zag fans might want to start the meter on ‘Press Virginia’ references (that’s one) leading up to Thursday’s Gonzaga-West Virginia clash in the Sweet 16 in San Jose.
UPDATED: Mon., March 20, 2017, 8:04 p.m.
Gonzaga beat Northwestern 79-73 on Saturday to advance to the NCAA Tournament’s Sweet 16, but not everybody rooting for the Bulldogs came away winners.
Sun., March 19, 2017, 7:57 p.m.
Among the numerous mileposts in Gonzaga’s 2017 season was one Saturday that went largely unnoticed. Gonzaga sealed its third straight Sweet 16, which hasn’t happened since the 1999 squad launched …
Sat., March 18, 2017, 12:56 p.m.
Live updates from top-seeded Gonzaga’s second-round game against No. 8 seed Northwestern.
Fri., March 17, 2017, 5:15 p.m.
Tensions were high and hearts were heavy in a conference room on Thursday as attorney Rich Ruohonen sat by a family’s side during a mediation session in a multimillion-dollar wrongful …
Thu., March 16, 2017, 6:49 p.m.
The Zags struggled on the glass against South Dakota State in their first-round victory in the NCAA Tournament on Thursday.
Thu., March 16, 2017, 11:18 a.m.
There’s no shortage of ways to watch the March Madness basketball tournament, even for those games taking place when you’re supposed to be working.
Wed., March 15, 2017, 9:54 p.m.
Inside the Walker-McCarthey Mansion, one of many great, old houses that share Salt Lake City’s South Temple street with spire-laden temples, vast stone administrative buildings and a Jimmy Johns, there …
UPDATED: Wed., March 15, 2017, 9:56 p.m.
It’s March Madness and the No. 1-seed Gonzaga Bulldogs tip off Thursday at … 11 a.m.
UPDATED: Tue., March 14, 2017, 9:18 p.m.
The Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders have become downright greedy when it comes to March.
Tue., March 14, 2017, 9:10 p.m.
Kamau Stokes scored 19 of his 22 points in the second half of a wide-open game on Tuesday night, and Kansas State’s balance was the difference as the Wildcats pulled …
Tue., March 14, 2017, 8 p.m.
Diminutive point guard Junior Robinson fearlessly dribbled into the heart of New Orleans’ defense, pulled up and hit yet another of his oh-so-soft jumpers. This one decided a frenetic opening …
UPDATED: Tue., March 14, 2017, 9 p.m.
While Gonzaga is the only team from the Inland Northwest to earn an NCAA Men’s Tournament berth, the tournament field abounds with players who have regional ties.
UPDATED: Tue., March 14, 2017, 8:50 p.m.
The NCAA has dangled a great big carrot in front of the Oklahoma women’s basketball team.
UPDATED: Tue., March 14, 2017, 2:22 p.m.
The most physically daunting player in the 2016-2017 NCAA tournament would be easy to find no matter where he was placed on Sports Illustrated’s March Madness cover.
Mon., March 13, 2017, 10:14 p.m.
North Carolina’s Joel Berry II still replays it in his mind, over and over. The ball left the hand of Villanova’s Kris Jenkins, reached the height of its arc as …