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Kentucky Defeats Kansas To Win The National Championship

Kentucky Defeats Kansas To Win The National Championship

Chris Graythen/Getty Images(NEW ORLEANS) — The (1) Kentucky Wildcats (38-2) defeated the (2) Kansas Jayhawks (32-7) 67-59 to win their eighth national championship.
Sophomore guard Doron Lamb scored 22 points for Kentucky and freshman forward Anthony …

Kansas Stuns Ohio State, 64-62 To Advance To Title Game

Kansas Stuns Ohio State, 64-62 To Advance To Title Game

Jeff Gross/Getty Images(NEW ORLEANS) — (2) Kansas (32-6) overcame a nine-point second-half deficit to defeat (2) Ohio State (31-8), 64-62 in Saturday night’s NCAA Men’s Final Four Semifinals. Junior forward Thomas Robinson led the way for …

North Carolina Loses Three Players To The NBA Draft

North Carolina Loses Three Players To The NBA Draft

Streeter Lecka/Getty Images(CHAPEL HILL, N.C.) — Saying goodbye to Tobacco Road: North Carolina sophomore forward Harrison Barnes, junior forward John Henson and sophomore point guard Kendall Marshall have announced that they will be entering this yea…

Baylor Head Coach Kim Mulkey Reveals She Has Bell’s Palsy

Baylor Head Coach Kim Mulkey Reveals She Has Bell’s Palsy

Sarah Glenn/Getty Images(WACO, Texas) — Baylor women’s head basketball coach Kim Mulkey has been diagnosed with Bell’s palsy, university officials announced Thursday. “I noticed while we were in Des Moines last week that my tongue fe…

California 14-Year-Old Goes for 2nd College Degree

California 14-Year-Old Goes for 2nd College Degree

Hemera/Thinkstock(LOS ANGELES) — At an age when most teenagers are barely surviving homeroom, 14-year-old Moshe Kai Cavalin is  debating between courses in astrophysics and theoretical physics as he works towards his second college degree.After …

South Carolina Introduces Frank Martin As New Head Coach

South Carolina Introduces Frank Martin As New Head Coach

Jared Wickerham/Getty Images Sport(COLUMBIA, S.C.) — South Carolina introduced former Kansas State coach Frank Martin as their new head men’s basketball coach Tuesday. The Gamecocks gave the 46-year-old Martin a six-year deal worth $12.3 million. Mart…

South Carolina Introduces Frank Martin As New Head Coach

South Carolina Introduces Frank Martin As New Head Coach

Jared Wickerham/Getty Images Sport(COLUMBIA, S.C.) — South Carolina introduced former Kansas State coach Frank Martin as their new head men’s basketball coach Tuesday. The Gamecocks gave the 46-year-old Martin a six-year deal worth $12.3 million. Mart…

Alabama Extends Saban’s Contract

Alabama Extends Saban’s Contract

Ronald Martinez/Getty Images(TUSCALOOSA, Ala.) — Winning two national championships in three years has earned Alabama head coach Nick Saban a raise and a two-year contract extension.  The school’s board of trustees on Monday approved the de…

Ohio State Tops Syracuse To Advance To Final Four

Ohio State Tops Syracuse To Advance To Final Four

Jim Rogash Getty Images Sport(BOSTON) — (2) Ohio State (31-7) took down (1) Syracuse (34-3), 77-70 in the East Regions Elite Eight to advance to the Final Four.  Sophomore forward Jared Sullinger led the Buckeyes with 19 points while senior guard…

Louisville Defeats Florida To Advance To Final Four

Louisville Defeats Florida To Advance To Final Four

Jamie Squire Getty Images(PHOENIX) — (4) Louisville (30-9) defeated (7) Florida (26-11), 72-68 in the West Regions Elite Eight to advance to the Final Four. Freshman forward Chane Behanan hit the go-ahead basket for the Cardinals with 1:06 left in the…

Top-Seeded Syracuse Survives Opening-Game Scare

Top-Seeded Syracuse Survives Opening-Game Scare

Gregory Shamus/Getty Images(PITTSBURGH) — (16) UNC-Asheville (24-10) took (1) Syracuse (32-2) to the limit but were unable to seal the deal, as the Orange came from behind to defeat the Bulldogs, 72-65, in the second round of the East Region in the NC…

Louisville Advances In The NCAA Tournament

Louisville Advances In The NCAA Tournament

J. Meric/Getty Images(PORTLAND, Ore.) — Junior guard Peyton Siva poured in 17 points and had six assists as (4) Louisville (27-9) defeated (13) Davidson (25-8), 69-62, in the second round of the West Region in the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournamen…

Syracuse Loses Star Player Before NCAA Tournament

Syracuse Loses Star Player Before NCAA Tournament

Jim McIsaac/Getty Images(PITTSBURGH) — Syracuse sophomore center Fab Melo will not play in the NCAA tournament because of an eligibility issue, the university announced Tuesday. The university did not elaborate on the nature of the issue.
Melo missed …

UNC Football Hit With One-Year Postseason Ban By NCAA

UNC Football Hit With One-Year Postseason Ban By NCAA

iStockPhoto/Thinkstock(CHAPEL HILL, N.C.) — The NCAA handed down a one-year postseason ban on North Carolina’s football program Monday for multiple violations, including academic fraud and a failure to monitor the team.In addition, the Tar Heels…

UNC Football Hit With One-Year Postseason Ban By NCAA

UNC Football Hit With One-Year Postseason Ban By NCAA

iStockPhoto/Thinkstock(CHAPEL HILL, N.C.) — The NCAA handed down a one-year postseason ban on North Carolina’s football program Monday for multiple violations, including academic fraud and a failure to monitor the team.In addition, the Tar Heels…

College Freshmen in California Asked to Declare Sexual Orientation?

College Freshmen in California Asked to Declare Sexual Orientation?

Hemera/Thinkstock(LOS ANGELES) — College freshman entering the University of California system next year could be asked to identify themselves as gay, straight, bi, or transgender when they accept their admissions offer.The system’s Academic Sen…

Louisville Wins Big East Championship

Louisville Wins Big East Championship

Chris Trotman/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Louisville (26-9) won its second Big East championship Saturday night, knocking off Cincinnati (24-10), 50-44, at Madison Square Garden in New York City.Senior guard Chris Smith scored 15 points while senior forw…

Woman Sues College Over Roommate’s Sex

Woman Sues College Over Roommate’s Sex

Jupiterimages/Thinkstock(EASTON, Mass.) — Sometime college dorm rooms make for strange bedfellows. Such was the case for Lindsay Blankmeyer, a former student at Stonehill College in Easton, Mass., who filed a suit against the school claiming that her …

Rick Santorum: ‘A Lot’ of People in US Have No Desire for College

Rick Santorum: ‘A Lot’ of People in US Have No Desire for College

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — GOP presidential hopeful Rick Santorum said on Sunday’s This Week that “a lot” of Americans have no desire to go to college and defended previous comments he made calling President Obama a &ld…

Calhoun Aiming For March 3 Return

Calhoun Aiming For March 3 Return

Andy Lyons/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Connecticut Huskies head basketball coach Jim Calhoun is planning on returning March 3 after he undergoes his back surgery on Monday.
According to multiple sources, the 70 year old desperately wants to return to coa…

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