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(5) Louisville Wins AAC Tournament Over (21) UConn, 71-61

(5) Louisville Wins AAC Tournament Over (21) UConn, 71-61

Joe Murphy/Getty Images(MEMPHIS, Tenn.) — Cardinals sophomore forward Montrezl Harrell had a team high 22 points and 11 rebounds as (5) Louisville (29-5) defeated (21) Connecticut (26-8), 71-61 on Saturday to win the inaugural American Athletic Confer…

Albany Earns NCAA Tournament Bid

Albany Earns NCAA Tournament Bid

Joe Robbins/Getty Images(STONY BROOK, N.Y.) –  DJ Evans scored 16 points to lead Albany to a 69-60 win over Stony Brook on Saturday in the America East championship.
With the win, Albany (18-14) earned its second consecutive NCAA tournament berth…

Top-Ranked UConn Wins Inaugural AAC Championship

Top-Ranked UConn Wins Inaugural AAC Championship

Lance King/Getty Images Sport (UNCASVILLE, Conn.) — Breanna Stewart had 20 points, nine rebounds, and six assists as top-ranked Connecticut routed No. 3 Louisville 72-52 on Monday in the inaugural American Athletic Conference championship game.
With t…

Bill Self: “100-Percent Confident” Embiid Will Return

Bill Self: “100-Percent Confident” Embiid Will Return

Lance King/Getty Images (NEW YORK) — Kansas head coach Bill Self is remaining positive that freshman center Joel Embiid will return during the postseason after going to see a back specialist for the second time on Monday.
“I’m optimistic he’ll play so…

Maryland Sinks (5) Virginia to Win its Final Regular-Season ACC Game

Maryland Sinks (5) Virginia to Win its Final Regular-Season ACC Game

G Fiume/Maryland Terrapins/Getty Images(COLLEGE PARK, Md.) — Maryland outlasted No. 5 Virginia in overtime, 75-69, Sunday to win its final regular-season game as a member of the Atlantic Coast Conference.
Maryland (17-14, 9-9 ACC) will move to the Big…

(2) Wichita State Improves to 34-0, Wins Missouri Valley Tournament

(2) Wichita State Improves to 34-0, Wins Missouri Valley Tournament

Kevin C. Cox/Getty Image(ST. LOUIS) — No. 2 Wichita State tied the 1990-91 UNLV Running Rebels for the most consecutive victories to start a season (34) by topping Indiana State 83-69 Sunday to win the Missouri Valley Conference tournament final.&nbsp…

(11) Louisville Stomps (19) UConn to Claim Share of AAC Title

(11) Louisville Stomps (19) UConn to Claim Share of AAC Title

Andy Lyons/Getty Images(LOUISVILLE, Ky.) — Louisville made sure there was no doubt they would be AAC champions.
The No. 11 Cardinals raced out to a 17-5 lead and never trailed as they stomped No. 19 UConn 81-48 Saturday, earning them a share of the Am…

West Virginia Upsets (8) Kansas, 92-86

West Virginia Upsets (8) Kansas, 92-86

Joe Robbins/Getty Images(MORGANTOWN, W.Va) — Andrew Wiggins did all that he could do against West Virginia, but that still wasn’t enough to erase a 25-point deficit in the second half in the Jayhawks 92-86 defeat on Saturday.
Wiggins scored 41 and pul…

(1) Florida Rolls Past (25) Kentucky, 84-65

(1) Florida Rolls Past (25) Kentucky, 84-65

Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images(GAINESVILLE, Fla.) — The Florida Gators became the first team to go 18-0 in the Southeastern Conference after their 84-65 win over No. 25 Kentucky on Saturday.
The Gators have now won 23 games in a row and Patric You…

(15) Bearcats Down Rutgers, 70-66

(15) Bearcats Down Rutgers, 70-66

G Fiume/Maryland Terrapins/Getty Images(PISCATAWAY, N.J.) — Sean Kilpatrick was too much for Rutgers to handle on Saturday in Cincinnati’s 70-66 win over the Scarlet Knights.
Kilpatrick scored 24 and his biggest basket came late in the second half whe…

Frank Martin Suspended One Game

Frank Martin Suspended One Game

Jared Wickerham/Getty Images Sport(NEW YORK) — The University of South Carolina suspended its men’s basketball coach Frank Martin one game on Thursday. The suspension is a result of Martin yelling and swearing at freshman Duane Notice during the Gam…

Wake Forest Shocks (4) Duke

Wake Forest Shocks (4) Duke

Streeter Lecka/Getty Images(WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.) — Tyler Cavanaugh scored 20 and Travis McKie added 19 as Wake Forest shocked No. 4 Duke 82-72 Wednesday night. Wake Forest (16-14, 6-11 ACC) trailed 66-59 with 5:21 remaining in the game, but proceede…

(7) Syracuse Upset at Home

(7) Syracuse Upset at Home

Rich Barnes/Getty Images(SYRACUSE, N.Y.) — It happened again. After starting the season 25-0, No. 7 Syracuse (26-4, 13-4 ACC) has lost four of its last five including a 67-62 home loss to Georgia Tech on Tuesday night.
The Yellow&n…

(12) Michigan Rolls Illinois to Capture Big Ten Title

(12) Michigan Rolls Illinois to Capture Big Ten Title

Joe Robbins/Getty Images(CHAMPAIGN, Ill.) — For the first time since 1986, Michigan (22-7, 14-3) can claim the Big Ten title as theirs and only theirs. The twelfth-ranked Wolverines rolled to an 84-53 win over Illinois (17-13, 6-11) on Tuesd…

Joel Embiid to Sit Out Final Two Games

Joel Embiid to Sit Out Final Two Games

Lance King/Getty Images Sport (NEW YORK) –  The Kansas Jayhawks will have to close out the regular season without their starting center.
Head coach Bill Self announced on Monday that freshman center Joel Embiid will sit out the No. 8 Jayhawks’ fi…

No. 1 UConn Completes 31-0 Regular Season

No. 1 UConn Completes 31-0 Regular Season

Lance King/Getty Images Sport (LOUISVILLE, Ky.) –  It was just another day in the office for the defending NCAA champions.
Brenna Stewart had 22 points and 14 rebounds as top-ranked Connecticut throttled No. 3 Louisville 68-48 to cap off an unbea…

(14) North Carolina Edges Notre Dame 63-61

(14) North Carolina Edges Notre Dame 63-61

Grant Halverson/Getty Images Sport (CHAPEL HILL, N.C.) — James Michael McAdoo hit the go-ahead jumper with 3:09 left, and No. 14 North Carolina held on a for a 63-61 victory over Notre Dame.
Marcus Paige chipped in seven points and six assists off the…

Oklahoma State Upsets (5) Kansas, 72-65

Oklahoma State Upsets (5) Kansas, 72-65

Joe Robbins/Getty Images(STILLWATER, Okla.) — Oklahoma State guard Marcus Smart took his team on his back and scored 20 of his 21 points in the second half to upset No. 5 Kansas on Saturday, 72-65.
Smart struggled in the first half, but went afte…

Virginia Dunks (4) Syracuse to Claim ACC Crown

Virginia Dunks (4) Syracuse to Claim ACC Crown

Rich Barnes/Getty Images Sport(CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va.) –  Malcolm Brogdon scored a career-high 19 points as No. 12 Virginia outlasted fourth-ranked Syracuse 75-56 on Saturday.
The victory was the 13th in a row for the Cavaliers (25-5, 16-1 ACC), an…

Wichita State is Perfect

Wichita State is Perfect

Peter Aiken/Getty Images(WICHITA, Kan.) — Wichita State reached perfection.
The 2nd ranked Shockers beat Missouri State 68-45 Saturday, to become the first team since St. Joseph’s in 2004 to finish the regular season with a perfect record.
“It seems l…

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