Lumberjacks Pull Off 77-75 Upset Of VCU In OTDesmond Haymon scored on an improbable four-point play with 3.6 seconds in regulation and hit a big 3-pointer in overtime to lead No. 12 seed Stephen F. Austin to a 77-75 win over fifth-seeded Virginia Commonwealth Friday night in the NCAA tournament's South Region.
Bernstein: Upsets Not What They Used To BeDespite the popularity of the clichéd, post-victory cry, nobody really “shocks the world.”
Michigan Breezes Through VCU Press In 78-53 WinMitch McGary had 21 points and 14 rebounds, and fourth-seeded Michigan breezed through Virginia Commonwealth's vaunted pressure with a clinical performance Saturday, beating the fifth-seeded Rams 78-53 to advance to the NCAA round of 16 for the first time since 1994.
Rothstein: Thursday's NCAA Tournament Primer; Picks, Upset Alert & MoreOklahoma State had a terrific season, but got by far the toughest draw out of any five-seed in the bracket. Keep an eye on Oregon.
Jon Rothstein's NCAA Tournament Primer: Picks, Upset Alerts And Players To WatchIt's that time again! See which teams hoops expert Jon Rothstein has moving on from each region in this year's NCAA Tournament.
VA Radio Host: Smart May Not Want Hassle Of Illinois Will Shaka Smart leave his post at VCU to join Illini Nation?
Bernstein: Illini Hire Must Ignore RaceIt’s difficult enough to hire the right basketball coach at Illinois, without choosing to limit the field of candidates beforehand.
Rose Nominated For SI's Sportsman Of The Year Award
Thompson: The Five Best Moments Of The TourneyAs I struggled to watch a Butler-UConn national championship game completely devoid of made baskets, I thought what a shame it is that a historic, drama-filled NCAA tournament would end this way.
Report: Shaka To Stay At VCUAccording to a CBSSports.com report, VCU's Shaka Smart will stay at the school, and not cash in on the team's Cinderella run to the Final Four.
Bernstein: Butler Has Become AnnoyingIf the Butler Bulldogs win the national title, will they please leave?
VCU's Run Ends, Butler Advances To ChampionshipShelvin Mack scored 23 points on 8-of-11 shooting and Zach Hahn came up big off the bench with eight second-half points in the Final Four on Saturday night,