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UPDATED: Sat., March 30, 2019

Virginia shakes off Purdue 80-75 in OT to win South Region

The Cavaliers (33-3) redeemed themselves from last year’s loss to UMBC by relying on veterans, sound defense, poise, controlling the ball and a failure to be rattled even when the …

UPDATED: Fri., March 29, 2019

Duke avoids upset, edges Virginia Tech 75-73 in Sweet 16

Zion Williamson scored 23 points, RJ Barrett had 18 and a career-high 11 assists, and Tre Jones added 22 points and eight assists, helping No. 1 overall seed Duke avoid …

Hot-shooting Auburn upsets No. 1 North Carolina 97-80 in Sweet 16

Fifth-seeded Auburn poured in 17 3-pointers, many of them during a game-changing run that spanned halftime, and the Tigers rolled to a 97-80 upset over North Carolina in the Midwest …

UPDATED: Thu., March 28, 2019

No. 1 seed Virginia outlasts No. 12 Oregon 53-49 in NCAAs

Ty Jerome scored 13 points, including a go-ahead 3-pointer with 3:34 remaining, and No. 1 seed Virginia reached its second regional final in four years with a 53-49 victory over …

UPDATED: Thu., March 28, 2019

Elite Eight-bound: Purdue holds off Tennessee 99-94 in OT

Carsen Edwards scored 29 points as Purdue advanced to the Elite Eight for the first time since 2000, needing overtime to beat Tennessee 99-94 after blowing an 18-point lead in …

UPDATED: Sun., March 17, 2019

South Region preview: After being on the wrong side of history last year, Virginia earns top seed again

Virginia now has its chance to make up for being the first No. 1 seed to lose its NCAA Tournament opener.

Tar Heels earn record 16th 1-seed to top NCAA South Region

North Carolina earned a No. 1 seed for a record 16th time to headline the NCAA Tournament’s South Region. The Tar Heels open play against Texas Southern with the top …

Perry Ellis pours in 27 points as Kansas defeats Maryland

Perry Ellis scored 27 points, Wayne Selden Jr. added 19 and and top-seeded Kansas topped No. 5 Maryland for a 79-63 NCAA tournament South Region semifinal victory Thursday night. The …

Zags hope to have final answer for Duke

Among hundreds of questions Gonzaga players heard from the media Saturday, one ranked high on the surprise meter.