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Variety of ways to watch, stream and listen to March Madness games

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.

Gonzaga basketball has second home with McCartheys in Salt Lake City

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 …

BBB warns of March Madness scams

Whether you’re looking for tickets to root on the Gonzaga Bulldogs, Oregon Ducks or another favorite team, be on the defense for ticket scammers.

UPDATED: Wed., March 15, 2017, 9:55 p.m.

Sisters pulled in two directions over Zags’ matchup

When Margie Fiedler thinks of college basketball, there’s one game that comes to mind almost instantly.

UPDATED: Wed., March 15, 2017, 4:09 p.m.

Oddsmakers like Nigel Williams-Goss and Gonzaga

Oddsmakers think it is extremely likely Nigel Williams-Goss will play a key role in a deep NCAA Tournament run by Gonzaga. In fact, there is only one player they believe …

UPDATED: Wed., March 15, 2017, 5:16 p.m.

SDSU guard Michael Orris inspired to play for his late brother against Gonzaga

One Jackrabbit will have a little extra motivation to beat the Zags on Thursday. South Dakota State’s Michael Orris said he’ll be playing his best to upset top-seeded Gonzaga in …

UPDATED: Wed., March 15, 2017, 4:05 p.m.

Some NCAA Tournament ticket prices plunge in Salt Lake City

Despite the presence of top-seeded Gonzaga, and the city’s well-known affinity for basketball, the market for tickets to get into this week’s NCAA Tournament games in Salt Lake city is …

UPDATED: Tue., March 14, 2017, 9 p.m.

NCAA Tournament rife with Inland Northwest ties

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: Mon., March 13, 2017, 7:39 p.m.

Shhh! How to stream March Madness when the boss isn’t around

The 67-game March Madness basketball tournament begins Tuesday, with many games taking place during the day when you’re, ahem, supposed to be working. Fortunately for you – but not your …

Four reasons why Gonzaga can make Final Four

Can Gonzaga own March Madness? The Zags have the requisite numbers: a No. 4 ranking, a 32-1 record and folders full of advanced metrics that support their billing as one …

College hoops’ must-watch games to close the regular season

The college basketball season has been filled with great games the past four months, from the showdown between Kentucky and North Carolina in Las Vegas to Nevada’s miracle comeback against …

NCAA will distribute millions for academic performance

The NCAA will distribute millions of dollars in March Madness revenue to member schools to reward academic performance by athletes, starting in 2019-20. The NCAA announced Thursday that the Division …

Maryland spurt in second half too much for Hawaii

Maryland was the bigger, faster and more talented than mid-major Hawaii for just three minutes on Sunday.

Hawaii studies up on Maryland after celebrating first NCAA win

Quincy Smith celebrated Hawaii’s first-round NCAA tournament upset with anyone who wanted to join in the fun.

Hawaii bags first NCAA tournament win against embattled California

Hawaii’s first NCAA tournament win was not a Hail Mary affair.

Fourth-seeded Golden Bears soldier on despite distractions

Cuonzo Martin said he wants to focus only on what he can control in his team’s upcoming NCAA tournament game against Hawaii.

There was a time when Bulldogs didn’t dance in March

There are kids in their first year of college who have never known a time when Gonzaga University’s men’s basketball program failed to make the NCAA Tournament.

‘Team Casts’ to air during NCAA basketball title game for 1st time

“Team Casts” will air during college basketball’s national championship game for the first time this season.

Age not factor in Duke’s success

HOUSTON – As his younger teammates bounced around one side of the Duke locker room in celebration, the team’s elder sat apart from the revelers – who are still blissfully …

Late-season success helps Bruins regain fans’ respect

HOUSTON – It is not an easy thing to impress fans that are used to seeing 11 national championship banners in Pauley Pavilion and a program that has been to …

Announcers picked for Final Four ’teamcasts’

Former college basketball stars Donny Marshall of UConn and Rex Chapman of Kentucky will be among the commentators for the team-specific broadcasts of Saturday’s Final Four games. Turner Sports and …

Reading not a prerequisite in March Madness

Not to spoil March Madness for anyone – who doesn’t enjoy sitting back on three consecutive weekends watching a never-ending stream of timeouts and fouls? – but there’s the small …

Teams, fans settle in for NCAA games at Spokane Arena

A little March madness paid off Wednesday for a trio of brothers from Medical Lake who also happen to be die-hard Oklahoma Sooners fans. Kole, Kasen and Kade Turner – …

UPDATED: Sun., March 24, 2013, 12:28 p.m.

Zags still heroes to fans

The atmosphere among Gonzaga University’s basketball fans dissolved to white noise of nail-biters chipping away as the team failed to maintain a lead over Wichita State’s Shockers on Saturday night. …

Blanchette: In biggest weekend, Zags don’t bring A game

SALT LAKE CITY – So was life as No. 1 as much fun as everyone thought it was going to be? Maybe this is the wrong day to ask.

Expert opinion: Richard Fox on Gonzaga-Wichita St.

Devastation. Anger. Doubt. Disbelief. Zag fans are certainly feeling these emotions, among others, after the Bulldogs’ crushing loss to Wichita State – I know I do. Like the ’02, ’04 …

A victory worth dancing about

SALT LAKE CITY – You could hear the celebration in the hallway, the walls of the EnergySolutions Arena concourse reverberating with the sounds of chants and yells that signified the …

Expert opinion: Dan Dickau on Gonzaga-Wichita St.

What a season for the Zags this year. I will be one of the first to admit that it is not how I anticipated it to end, but we must …

Three seniors end Gonzaga careers

SALT LAKE CITY – Elias Harris, one of three Gonzaga seniors, would do it all over again, except change the ending. “It just hurts,” said Harris, who had 12 points …

Flurry of Shocker 3-pointers sends Gonzaga home early

SALT LAKE CITY – Gonzaga had been at its best in crunch time all season. The Bulldogs had been outstanding defensively over the last half of the season, earning a …