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Xavier's upsets Arizona as cinderella ru…

24-03-2017

Xavier's upsets Arizona as cinderella run continues (Yahoo Sports)

Yahoo Sports' Brad Evans and Stephen Bardo discuss how Xavier rose from the ashes to knock Arizona and look ahead to their Elite Eight matchup with Gonzaga.... Read more

Can Kansas be slowed down by Oregon? (Ya…

24-03-2017

Can Kansas be slowed down by Oregon? (Yahoo Sports)

Yahoo Sports’ Brad Evans and Stephen Bardo look ahead to Saturday’s Midwest Regional Final between the Jayhawks and Ducks.... Read more

Xavier celebrated its upset of Arizona w…

24-03-2017

Xavier celebrated its upset of Arizona with a WWE-style takedown (Video) (Yahoo Sports)

How do you celebrate the biggest upset of the 2017 NCAA tournament? If you’re Xavier’s Malcolm Bernard, you do so by body-slamming a teammate to the floor… Seriously. Bernard had the ball in his hands as the final horn sounded on Xavier’s Sweet 16 win over Arizona.... Read more

Xavier's stunning late rally ends Arizon…

23-03-2017

Xavier's stunning late rally ends Arizona's season two wins shy of Final Four (Yahoo Sports)

Only a couple weeks ago, Xavier needed another win or two just to secure its place in the NCAA tournament. Now the Musketeers are a victory away from the Final Four. Eleventh-seeded Xavier rallied from an eight-point deficit in the final four minutes against second-seeded Arizona to advance to the Elite Eight for the third time in program history.... Read more

How will Kansas defend Caleb Swanigan an…

23-03-2017

How will Kansas defend Caleb Swanigan and Purdue, the team built to beat it? (Yahoo Sports)

Self didn’t need to see the Boilermakers jump out to a 19-point lead against Iowa State in the second round of the NCAA tournament. “They had my attention back in January,” Self said of the Boilermakers roughly 30 hours before tipoff. “Purdue was the first one that came to mind for me,” he said Wednesday.... Read more

Dillon Brooks' inextinguishable competit…

22-03-2017

Dillon Brooks' inextinguishable competitive fire has fueled Oregon's rise (Yahoo Sports)

As the rest of his teammates warm up before games, Oregon star Dillon Brooks typically retreats to a quiet corner of the locker room, plants himself in a chair and drapes a towel over his head. It is here that he sheds the laid-back, soft-spoken temperament he exhibits off the court and morphs into college basketball’s notorious instigator.... Read more

Dillon Brooks' inextinguishable competit…

22-03-2017

Dillon Brooks' inextinguishable competitive fire has fueled Oregon's rise (Yahoo Sports)

As the rest of his teammates warm up before games, Oregon star Dillon Brooks typically retreats to a quiet corner of the locker room, plants himself in a chair and drapes a towel over his head. It is here that he sheds the laid-back, soft-spoken temperament he exhibits off the court and morphs into college basketball’s notorious instigator.... Read more

Duke forward Jayson Tatum to declare for…

22-03-2017

Duke forward Jayson Tatum to declare for NBA draft (Yahoo Sports)

Jayson Tatum’s last game at Duke was a second-round NCAA tournament loss to South Carolina. Jayson Tatum has officially played his last game at Duke. As expected, the Blue Devils freshman will declare for the NBA draft, according to an announcement from the program Wednesday.... Read more

From immortal to quite mortal, Kentucky'…

22-03-2017

From immortal to quite mortal, Kentucky's Unforgettables face midlife challenges 25 years after their greatest moment (Yahoo Sports)

Thus began the game’s canonization as the greatest in the history of college basketball. A quarter century later, that quartet of overachieving Wildcats is as ennobled in defeat as the Blue Devils were celebrated in victory.... Read more

March Madness 2017: Ranking the most com…

22-03-2017

March Madness 2017: Ranking the most compelling potential Final Four matchups (Yahoo Sports)

The NCAA tournament field has been whittled down from 68 to 16, and the process of further slashing that number to eight, and eventually to four, is about to begin. The Sweet 16 tips off Thursday with games from the Midwest and West regionals, and concludes Friday with games from the East and South. In fact, we’re only four days away from the Final Four being set.... Read more

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