Illinois’ Big Ten slate starts tough, but there’s opportunity for a strong finish.
Notre Dame checks in at No. 17.
Both squads will face Nebraska in a primetime TV game.
Lacey Holsworth passed away earlier this week after a battle with cancer.
One of sports’ good guys posed with Clark the Cub.
The Big Ten has sent 18 teams to the Final Four in the last quarter century but has just one champion.
Kentucky, the preseason No. 1 that entered the Big Dance unranked, has reached the Final Four as an eight seed. The Wildcats will face Wisconsin, which upset top seed Arizona in a thriller.
Wilt had some unbelievable games here. Ali and Frazier fought here. The players who will take the court at Madison Square Garden this weekend, though, don’t remember any of that. And yet they still regard the Garden as the World’s Most Famous Arena.
We’re being told this is a classic tournament, with juggernauts about to collide like meteors over Texas, and a classic Final Four in store for us. Depends on your view of classic. Does an Arizona – Florida Finals sound unprecedented? Is that must-see TV?
Kentucky, Virginia and Michigan are peaking, and Florida’s as strong as ever.
This state could benefit from a true rivalry between public universities, as the likes of Iowa and Michigan have.
Gators guard Scottie Wilbekin is the favorite to win the tournament MOP award.
March Madness is a lifeline in an otherwise barren winter sports calendar, an essential bridge between football and baseball
Let these picks “un-guide” you in your quest to win your NCAA Tournament.
A great weekend of hoops culminated in Sunday’s selection show. With the field set, the real madness can begin.
Young cancer survivor Lacey Holsworth and the Spartans have a special bond.
“There’s no magic formula,” Iowa coach Fran McCaffery says.
There’s no salvation waiting for Purdue, but hope resides for Minnesota, Illinois and Indiana.
Pretty sure this isn’t allowed in basketball, folks.
Report Alleges Former Penn State Assistant McQueary Had Gambling Problems, Told Players He Was Abused Himself
New information and background on Mike McQueary is brought to light.