UConn Upsets Michigan St 60-54, Back To Final FourShabazz Napier scored 17 of his 25 points in the second half, and UConn beat Michigan State 60-54 to return to the Final Four a year after the Huskies were barred from the NCAA tournament.
UConn Holds Off Iowa St 81-76 In Sweet 16 At MSGDeAndre Daniels scored 26 points, 18 in the second half, and UConn held off Iowa State 81-76 on Friday to reach the East Regional final a year after the Huskies were barred from the NCAA tournament.
Baffoe: My Terrible Bracket Will Help You Win Your Office PoolLet these picks "un-guide" you in your quest to win your NCAA Tournament.
Rising Star: UConn Forward DeAndre DanielsAmong his fellow Connecticut Huskies, he ranks second in scoring, rebounding, and blocks. Playing alongside Shabazz Napier, he can go unnoticed.
Wisch: Warm Illini Football Thoughts In February
Illinois Football To Play Home-And-Home Series With UConn in 2019-'20The Illini now have notable nonconference foes scheduled out through 2024.
Stage Set For Final Big East Tournament As We Know ItThe Big East tournament will have a touch of a wake to it this week. When games end, there will be plenty of reminiscing about rivalries and talk of what is to come.
UConn Auriemma Wants To Lower Rims For Woman's BasketballConnecticut and U.S. Olympic coach Geno Auriemma wants the rims lowered in women's basketball.
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.
Thompson: The Five Worst 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.
Seeding Is Where Selection Committee Needs HelpThe NCAA Championship game on Monday night was supposed to be the culmination of a tournament filled with upsets and buzz beaters.
Wisch: The Worst Thing About The NCAA Title Game? Its Start TimeBelieve it, or not, the basketball wasn’t the most sleep-inducing part of last night’s NCAA national championship game.
Bernstein: What The Hell Was That?Death penalty for college basketball. For a year, at least. Shut the whole thing down and reboot it, and maybe when we power it back up it’s all fixed, sorta like a DVR.
UConn Tops Butler, Wins National ChampionshipKemba Walker scored 16 points and Connecticut beat Butler 53-41 on Monday night to give Jim Calhoun his third national championship, something only four other coaches have done.
Thompson: Why I Hope Butler WinsNo matter what happens during Monday night’s NCAA championship game, one school will have a fitting ending to an incredible tournament run.