March madness is returning to Chicago.
Big Ten basketball media day is upon us, and the season’s just around the corner.
John Groce is now under contract through the 2018-’19 season.
Watching the best compete on the biggest stage is appealing even to casual observers.
Jordan Morgan scored 15 points and Nik Stauskas had 14 including a key free throw to help Michigan hold on for a 73-71 victory over Tennessee in Friday’s first Midwest Regional semifinal.
Charles Barkley’s ability to pull thoughts from left field is absolutely priceless.
Ben Brust hit three 3-pointers and scored 14 points for the second-seeded Badgers who jumped to a 14-point lead in the first half and never let up on the overmatched Bears.
Gators guard Scottie Wilbekin is the favorite to win the tournament MOP award.
By far the most unlikely Sweet 16 matchup is Dayton-Stanford. The 11 seed Flyers started Thursday’s madness by beating Ohio State 60-59.
Joe Harris scored 16 points and top-seeded Virginia shot 56 percent to beat Memphis78-60 on Sunday night, earning its first trip to the NCAA tournament round of 16 in nearly two decades.
Jordan Adams scored 19 points and UCLA beat Stephen F. Austin 77-60 on Sunday to reach the Sweet 16 of the NCAA tournament for the first time since 2008.
Andrew Harrison scored 20 points, twin brother Aaron had 19 and Kentucky ended Wichita State’s pursuit of perfection Sunday when Fred VanVleet’s potential game-winning 3-pointer missed in a 78-76 victory in the NCAA tournament.
Duke and Syracuse are out, but the college basketball world remains on its axis.
Wolverines beat the Longhorns to reach the NCAA tournament’s Sweet 16 for the second straight year.
Despite numerous surprises and shock upsets, one man from Buffalo Grove still has a perfect bracket, which is believed to be the only one.
Anthony Gill scored 17 points to help No. 1 seed Virginia pull away late and beat Coastal Carolina 70-59 on Friday night, avoiding a historic upset in the NCAA tournament.
If dinosaurs started picking brackets 65 million years ago and survived, they still wouldn’t have a perfect one.
The first Thursday of the NCAA Tournament is great, but is it the best day on the sports calendar?
Is it still “The” Ohio State University?
There are no Illinois teams in the NCAA Tournament, but there are plenty of Illinois products.