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The Latest: Gonzaga trounces Xavier to reach…

Gonzaga earns elusive Final Four berth by rolling to 83-59 victory over Xavier

UConn advances to regional final with 86-71 win…

Napheesa Collier had 27 points and 14 rebounds to help UConn beat UCLA 86-71, putting the Huskies in the Bridgeport Regional final

Indiana hires Dayton's Archie Miller as next head…

Dayton head coach Archie Miller is nearing a deal to become the next Indiana basketball head coach, the university announced.

Familiar foes South Carolina, Florida meet in…

There's no need for introductions in the East Regional final

Elite Eight-bound: Kentucky tops UCLA 86-75…

De'Aaron Fox scores 39 points as Kentucky tops UCLA 86-75 in showdown of college goliaths

Indiana hires Archie Miller as new coach

Indiana has hired Archie Miller as its new coach

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Elite! Chiozza hits 3 at OT buzzer, Gators beat…

Chris Chiozza went end to end and made a 3-pointer at the buzzer to give Florida an 84-83 victory against Wisconsin in the first overtime game of this NCAA Tournament

South Carolina beats Baylor 70-50 to advance to…

Sindarius Thornwell scored 24 points and seventh-seeded South Carolina cruised past third-seeded Baylor 70-50 on Friday night in the East Regional semifinals, the Bears' worst NCAA Tournament loss

Berry scores 26 points and Carolina defeats…

Joel Berry II scored 26 points and Justin Jackson added 24 as top-seeded North Carolina moved to the Elite Eight with a 92-80 victory over Butler in the NCAA South Region on Friday night

McCowan's 26 helps Miss St top Washington 75-64

Teaira McCowan scored 20 of her career-high 26 points in the fourth quarter, and Mississippi State defeated Washington 75-64 to advance to the Elite Eight for the first time

Final 4 court assembled in Arizona's NFL stadium

The court that will be used for the Final Four has been laid in place at University of Phoenix Stadium, the home of the NFL's Arizona Cardinals

Gonzaga and Xavier ready for Final Four…

Gonzaga's Few, Xavier's Mack have their programs on the cusp of first Final Four

Baylor rolls past Louisville 97-63 to reach Elite Eight

Nina Davis scored 21 points to help top-seeded Baylor defeat Louisville 97-63 to advance to the Elite Eight

Correction: NCAA-Xavier-Arizona story

Correction: NCAA-Xavier-Arizona story

High-flying Jayhawks present question: Can they…

Kansas has rolled to three NCAA Tournament wins by an average of 30 points, blowing out Purdue in the Midwest Regional semifinals on Thursday night

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Oklahoma State promotes assistant Boynton to head coach

Oklahoma State has promoted assistant Mike Boynton to head coach less than a week after coach Brad Underwood left for Illinois

Bye, Michigan _ time for new lovable underdogs…

Michigan's ouster from the NCAA Tournament makes room for a new lovable underdog to step up

TIPPING OFF: Point guard battle part of…

The point guard battle between UCLA's Lonzo Ball and Kentucky's De'Aaron Fox is a big part of the allure for the South Region semifinal matchup

All Aboard! Maryland women ride rails to NCAA regional

Brenda Frese and the Maryland Terrapins rode the train instead of a bus to Connecticut for their NCAA Tournament regional

The Latest: Arizona's loss means three 2-seeds…

Arizona became the third No. 2 seed to fall in this year's NCAA Tournament with its upset loss to Xavier

Top-seeded Gonzaga survives for 61-58 win over…

Jordan Mathews hit the go-ahead 3-pointer with under a minute to play and top-seeded Gonzaga survived a rough shooting night for both teams to beat No. 4 seed West Virginia 61-58 to advance to the West Regional final

University of Minnesota to review handling of assault case

The University of Minnesota has ordered a review of how it handled allegations of sexual assault involving football players last fall

Memphis' not-so-favorite son Calipari returns for…

John Calipari knows people in Memphis remain upset with how he abandoned the Tigers to take the Kentucky job

Not what was expected in East Regional semifinals

The folks at Madison Square Garden were drooling at the thought of a Duke-Villanova regional final

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Column: NIT is easy to mock, but can lead to bigger things

Column: It's easy to mock the NIT as nothing more than crowning a champion of the also-rans, but let's not forget all the teams that used the second-tier tournament as a steppingstone to greater success.

Chizik's Choice: Family over football after 2 years away

After 2 years of living and working in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, while his wife and three children were in Auburn, Alabama, Gene Chizik quit his job and returned home to be a full-time dad and husband