NCAA Tournament

Denny Medley USATodaySports
April 02, 2019 - 9:39 am
The Southeastern Conference made a concerted effort three years ago to improve the quality of basketball in a league known for football — and it has paid off. With Auburn off to the Final Four after beating Kentucky in overtime on Sunday, the SEC earned at least $32.1 million through the NCAA's...
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Jamie Rhodes USATodaySports
April 01, 2019 - 4:48 pm
Dick Bennett's fingerprints will be all over this year's NCAA Tournament. The former longtime coach has ties to three of the four coaches in Minneapolis this week, one by blood. Bennett's son, Tony, coaches Virginia. More .
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Jamie Rhodes USATodaySports
March 29, 2019 - 8:41 am
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) Ty Jerome's 3-pointer was memorable not only for its timing, but because it marked one of the few Virginia made against Oregon. More .
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Stephen R. Sylvanie USATodaySports
March 20, 2019 - 9:22 am
No. 12 seeds in the NCAA Tournament are often plucky mid-major schools who tend to be popular upset picks. This year's tournament features three of those -- Murray State, Liberty and New Mexico State. And then there are the Oregon Ducks. More .
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USAToday Joe Camporeale
April 04, 2017 - 8:43 am
(AP) Gonzaga broke through its Final Four ceiling, added to it by reaching the national championship game. The Zags figured while they're here, might as well win the whole thing. More .
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USAToday Dylan Ennis
April 03, 2017 - 8:21 am
(AP) After a demoralizing loss to Oregon this season, Arizona coach Sean Miller suggested that if the Ducks had another level they'd be dangerous. Turns out Oregon did have another level - and it took the team all the way to the Final Four. More .
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USAToday Kyle Terada
March 29, 2017 - 3:15 pm
(AP) You might say Gonzaga athletic director Mike Roth has tunnel vision. Roth, co-architect of the team that is making its first Final Four appearance this weekend, is too nervous to watch the Bulldogs play from a seat. Years ago, he started standing in the tunnels leading into basketball arenas,...
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USAToday Jay Biggerstaff
March 24, 2017 - 9:25 am
(AP) Tyler Dorsey's teammates call him "Mr. March." Yeah, that fits. Dorsey scored 20 points and made the go-ahead layup with 1:08 left, and third-seeded Oregon held on to end No. 7 Michigan's dramatic postseason run with a 69-68 victory in a Midwest Regional semifinal . . . more .
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USAToday Kyle Terada
March 22, 2017 - 5:17 pm
(AP) Dana Altman is back in his old stomping grounds for the NCAA Midwest Regional. Until he left for Oregon in 2010, the 58-year-old Nebraska native had spent . . . more .
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