Loyola, Other MVC Teams Headline Illinois’ NCAA Tournament HopesOne month from Tuesday, the NCAA Basketball tournament begins.
Northwest Suburban Wrestling Team To Return To Tournament After Being Robbed Last YearA Chicago-area high school wrestling team, whose belongings were stolen while downstate for a tournament last year, is preparing to return to the same tournament this year and is hoping for a better time all the way around.
Chicago Pee Wee Hockey Team Playing In Big Tournament In QuebecA group of elite 12- and 13-year-old hockey players from Chicago and the suburbs were heading to Quebec on Wednesday for the prestigious Pee Wee International Hockey Tournament.
Michigan Rallies To Beat Kansas 87-85Trey Burke scored all 23 of his points after halftime, including a long, tying 3-pointer in the final seconds of regulation, and Michigan rallied to beat Kansas 87-85 in the South Regional semifinals Friday night.
Howland Holds News Conference To Thank UCLA Players, StaffOusted UCLA basketball coach Ben Howland, who was fired two days after the Bruins were eliminated from this year's NCAA tournament, held a press conference Monday afternoon.
Late 3-Pointers Lift Illinois Over Colorado 57-49Brandon Paul and D.J. Richardson made consecutive 3-pointers to give Illinois the lead with 6 minutes left and the seventh-seeded Illini pulled out a tough 57-49 win over Colorado in a game of wild momentum swings Friday in the second round of the NCAA tournament.
Michigan Beats South Dakota State 71-56Glenn Robinson III scored 21 points and Mitch McGary added 13 points and nine rebounds, helping fourth-seeded Michigan overcome a rough night for Trey Burke in a 71-56 NCAA tournament win over 13th-seeded South Dakota State on Thursday night.
Smith's Double-Double Leads Butler To 68-56 WinAndrew Smith had a double-double with a career-high 16 rebounds and 14 points, and Butler made 18 of 20 free throws down the stretch to hold off upset-minded Bucknell 68-56 in the second round of the NCAA tournament on Thursday.