Andrew Kahn

CLEVELAND, OH - MARCH 28: The Kentucky Wildcats celebrate after defeating the Notre Dame Fighting Irish during the Midwest Regional Final of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball tournament at Quicken Loans Arena on March 28, 2015 in Cleveland, Ohio. Kentucky defeated Notre Dame 68-66. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Five Things: Cats Enter Final Four With Eight Lives

The record-setting start to the Tournament—as far as one-point games—gave way to exciting, compelling matchups this past weekend.

CBS Chicago–03/30/2015

Steve Vasturia #32 of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Rising Star: Notre Dame Guard Steve Vasturia

Vasturia, who played his high school ball at St. Joseph’s Prep in Philadelphia, has started every game for Notre Dame this season after starting 12 last year.

CBS Chicago–03/24/2015

PITTSBURGH, PA - MARCH 21: Dylan Ennis #31 of the Villanova Wildcats walks off the court after losing to the North Carolina State Wolfpack 71-68 during the third round of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Consol Energy Center on March 21, 2015 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Five Things: NCAA Tournament Opening Weekend

Nothing beats the opening weekend of the NCAA Tournament and this year was especially incredible. From improbable upsets to last-second heroics—and sometimes both in the same game—the 2015 Tourney got off to a roaring start.

03/23/2015

DAngelo Russell #0 of the Ohio State Buckeyes. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

Rising Star: Ohio State Guard D’Angelo Russell

A USWBA first-team All-American, Russell will lead Ohio State into this week’s NCAA Tournament.

03/17/2015

LEXINGTON, KY - MARCH 07: Willie Cauely-Stien #15 of the Kentucky Wildcats shoots the ball during the game against the Florida Gators at Rupp Arena on March 7, 2015 in Lexington, Kentucky. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

5 Things: NCAA Tournament Bracket Revealed

We will not have a repeat champion this year.

CBS Chicago–03/16/2015

MORGANTOWN, WV - JANUARY 13: Daxter Miles Jr. #4 of the West Virginia Mountaineers reacts to the crowd late in the second half against the Oklahoma Sooners at the WVU Coliseum on January 13, 2015 in Morgantown, West Virginia. WVU defeated Oklahoma 86-65. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Rising Star: West Virginia Guard Daxter Miles, Jr.

Miles is averaging 7.2 points per game while shooting 40 percent from the field and 34 percent from deep.

CBS Chicago–03/11/2015

LEXINGTON, KY - MARCH 07: Andrew Harrison #5 (left) and Trey Lyles #41 (right) of the Kentucky Wildcats talk to the crowd following the game against the Florida Gators at Rupp Arena on March 7, 2015 in Lexington, Kentucky. Kentucky won 67-50 to finish the regular 31-0. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Five Things: First Teams Clinch NCAA Tournament Bids

It’s the most exciting time of year for college basketball fans. Some of the smaller conferences have wrapped up their tournaments, while the bigger leagues’ are set to begin.

03/09/2015

NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 19: A basketball sits on the court during a break in the action between the Brooklyn Nets and the Philadelphia 76ers during preseason action at the Barclays Center on October 19, 2012 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. The 76ers defeated the Nets 106-76. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Valparaiso Forward Alec Peters Shines In Regular Season Finale

Alec Peters is not just a scorer. The 6’9” forward proved that in the first half of Valparaiso’s regular season finale against Cleveland State, passing out of double teams and attempting just two shots.

03/06/2015

WICHITA, KS - FEBRUARY 28: Guard Fred Van Vleet #23 of the Wichita State Shockers celebrates with teammates after a scoring run against the Northern Iowa Panthers during the first half on February 28, 2015 at Charles Koch Arena in Wichita, Kansas. (Photo by Peter Aiken/Getty Images)

Five Things: Wichita, Arizona Win Big Games

March is upon us.

CBS Chicago–03/02/2015

JACKSONVILLE, FL - DECEMBER 18: Marcedes Lewis #89 of the Jacksonville Jaguars celebrates with teammates Blake Bortles #5 (center) and Will Ta'ufo'ou #45 after scoring a touchdown during the first half of the game against the Tennessee Titans at EverBank Field on December 18, 2014 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Rob Foldy/Getty Images)

Five Things: Titans-Jaguars Thursday Night Roundup

In a battle of 2-12 teams, Jacksonville overcame a slow start to earn a 21-13 win.

12/19/2014

BALTIMORE, MD - DECEMBER 14: Quarterback Blake Bortles #5 of the Jacksonville Jaguars signals before the snap during the first quarter of a game against the Baltimore Ravens at M&T Bank Stadium on December 14, 2014 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Thursday Night Football Breakdown: Titans-Jaguars

It could be another ugly Thursday night game.

CBS Chicago–12/17/2014

Drew Stanton injured against Rams

Five Things: Cardinal-Rams Thursday Night Roundup

Two defensive-minded teams with sub-par quarterbacks produced the lowest-scoring game of the season Thursday night.

CBS Chicago–12/12/2014

GLENDALE, AZ - DECEMBER 07: Quarterback Drew Stanton #5 of the Arizona Cardinals talks to his team in the huddle during the first half of the NFL game Kansas City Chiefs at University of Phoenix Stadium on December 7, 2014 in Glendale, Arizona. (Photo by Jennifer Stewart/Getty Images)

Thursday Night Football Breakdown: Cardinals-Rams

Arizona is honing in on a playoff berth.

CBS Chicago–12/10/2014

DETROIT, MI - NOVEMBER 27: Calvin Johnson #81 of the Detroit Lions scores a second quarter touchdown in front of Kyle Fuller #23 of the Chicago Bears at Ford Field on November 27 , 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Five Things: Bears vs. Lions Thanksgiving Roundup

The Detroit Lions have won two Thanksgiving games in a row, both in blowout fashion no less. After nine straight losses on Turkey Day, it is a welcome change for Lions fans.

11/29/2014

OAKLAND, CA - NOVEMBER 20: Latavius Murray #28 of the Oakland Raiders stiff arms Sean Smith #21 of the Kansas City Chiefs during the game at O.co Coliseum on November 20, 2014 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Five Things: Chiefs-Raiders Thursday Night Roundup

The Oakland Raiders upset the Kansas City Chiefs last night 24-20 for their first win of the season.

CBS Chicago–11/21/2014

KANSAS CITY, MO - NOVEMBER 02: Jamaal Charles #25 of the Kansas City Chiefs runs the ball against the New York Jets during the first quarter at Arrowhead Stadium on November 2, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Thursday Night Football Breakdown: Chiefs-Raiders

With Kansas City’s impressive win against the Seahawks on Sunday and Denver’s shocking loss to the Rams, the Chiefs (7-3) are tied for first in the AFC West.

CBS Chicago–11/19/2014

MIAMI GARDENS, FL - NOVEMBER 13: Quarterback Ryan Tannehill #17 of the Miami Dolphins takes a snap with guard Shelley Smith #66 blocking against the Buffalo Bills in the second quarter in a game at Sun Life Stadium on November 13, 2014 in Miami Gardens, Florida. (Photo by Marc Serota/Getty Images)

5 Things: Bills-Dolphins Thursday Night Roundup

In a critical AFC East showdown last night, the Dolphins emerged with a 22-9 victory, scoring the game’s final 19 points in the last 18 minutes.

CBS Chicago–11/14/2014

ORCHARD PARK, NY - NOVEMBER 09: Anthony Dixon #26 of the Buffalo Bills runs the ball during the second half against the Kansas City Chiefs at Ralph Wilson Stadium on November 9, 2014 in Orchard Park, New York. (Photo by Brett Carlsen/Getty Images)

Thursday Night Football Breakdown: Buffalo Bills At Miami Dolphins

Turnovers will again be key, for both teams. Miami and Buffalo are tied for second in the NFL with 19 takeaways.

11/12/2014

CINCINNATI, OH - NOVEMBER 6: Brian Hoyer #6 of the Cleveland Browns calls a play at the line of scrimmage during the fourth quarter of the game against the Cincinnati Bengals at Paul Brown Stadium on November 6, 2014 in Cincinnati, Ohio. Cleveland defeated Cincinnati 24-3. (Photo by John Grieshop/Getty Images)

5 Things: Browns-Bengals Thursday Night Roundup

The Cleveland Browns are tied for first in the AFC North. The perennial doormat of the division dominated its intra-division, intra-state rivalry with the Cincinnati Bengals last night, scoring first and never trailing en route to a 24-3 victory.

CBS Chicago–11/07/2014

CINCINNATI, OH - NOVEMBER 2: Andy Dalton #14 of the Cincinnati Bengals scrambles out of the pocket during the third quarter of the game against the Jacksonville Jaguars at Paul Brown Stadium on November 2, 2014 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Thursday Night Football Breakdown: Cleveland Browns At Cincinnati Bengals

First place is on the line in the air-tight AFC North as the Browns visit the Bengals on Thursday night.

CBS Chicago–11/05/2014

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