Bradley Beal with the Wizards (Photo by Gary Dineen/NBAE via Getty Images) and Florida Gators (Photo by Christian Peterson/Getty Images).

Beal: NBA Playoffs ‘Definitely Better’ Than March Madness

Having played in both basketball postseasons, Wizards guard Bradley Beal says the NBA Playoffs are “definitely better” than March Madness.

04/08/2015

The Duke Blue Devils hold up the championship trophy after defeating the Wisconsin Badgers during the NCAA Men's Final Four National Championship at Lucas Oil Stadium on April 6, 2015 in Indianapolis, Indiana. Duke defeated Wisconsin 68-63.  (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

3-Peat: UConn Beats Notre Dame 63-53 for 3rd Straight Title

TAMPA, Fla. — Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis and Moriah Jefferson each scored 15 points and UConn beat Notre Dame 63-53 on Tuesday night to win the Huskies third straight championship and 10th overall, tying Geno Auriemma with […]

04/07/2015

Tyus Jones #5 of the Duke Blue Devils reacts in the second half after a play against the Wisconsin Badgers during the NCAA Men's Final Four National Championship at Lucas Oil Stadium on April 6, 2015 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Second Half Surge Crowns Duke NCAA Champions

Riding a freshman wave in the second half, Duke defeated Wisconsin 68-63, capturing the fifth National Championship for Mike Krzyzewski.

04/06/2015

Monique Currie of the Duke Blue Devils tries to drive around Marissa Coleman of the Maryland Terrapins during the 2006 NCAA Women's Basketball Championship Game. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Maryland Won’t Let Loss to UConn Define a Memorable Season

Undefeated in the Big Ten. A second straight appearance in the Final Four. A school-record 28-game winning streak.

04/06/2015

Lexie Brown #4 of the Maryland Terrapins drives against Morgan Tuck #3 of the Connecticut Huskies in the second half during the NCAA Women's Final Four Semifinal at Amalie Arena on April 5, 2015 in Tampa, Florida. (credit: Mike Carlson/Getty Images)

UConn Back in Title Game After 81-58 Win Over Maryland

Breanna Stewart and Morgan Tuck have UConn back in the championship game for the third straight year. Now the Huskies are one victory away from a third straight title.

04/05/2015

Head coach Geno Auriemma of the Connecticut Huskies is pictured. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Familiar Faces, Star Players, Veteran Coaches in Final Four

TAMPA, Fla. — Geno Auriemma said he was excited to watch the Kentucky men’s team play Saturday night. The Hall of Fame coach and his UConn Huskies surely noticed how surprisingly and quickly the Wildcats’ […]

04/05/2015

Melo Trimble dribbles to the basket as Mike Williams #5 and Bishop Daniels #2 of the Rutgers Scarlet Knights defends during the first half of a college basketball game against the Rutgers Scarlet Knights at the Rutgers Athletic Center on March 3, 2015 in Piscataway, NJ. Maryland defeated Rutgers 60-50. (Photo by Rich Schultz /Getty Images)

Melo Trimble Will Stay at Maryland for Sophomore Year, Forego Draft

University of Maryland guard Melo Trimble, a freshman who led the Terps in scoring this past season averaging 16.2 points per game, will return to the team for his sophomore year and forego the NBA draft.

04/01/2015

Monique Currie of the Duke Blue Devils tries to drive around Marissa Coleman of the Maryland Terrapins during the 2006 NCAA Women's Basketball Championship Game. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Maryland Uses Versatility to Earn Return Trip to Final Four

Using a vastly different blueprint from a year ago, Maryland is back in the Final Four.

03/31/2015

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Terps Knock Off Tennessee 58-48, Advance to Final Four

UPDATED: March 30, 3015 11:51 p.m. SPOKANE, Wash. — Maryland is going back to consecutive Final Fours and for the second straight year the Terrapins pushed aside Tennessee to get there. Lexie Brown scored 13 […]

03/30/2015

Monique Currie of the Duke Blue Devils tries to drive around Marissa Coleman of the Maryland Terrapins during the 2006 NCAA Women's Basketball Championship Game. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

No. 1 Seed UMd. Ousts Duke in Regional Semifinals 65-55

SPOKANE, Wash. — Shatori Walker-Kimbrough scored 18 of her 24 points in the second half, Laurin Mincy scored all 15 of her points in the first half, and top-seeded Maryland advanced to the Spokane Regional […]

03/28/2015