On the same day George Mason announced they’re leaving the CAA for the Atlantic-10, the Patriots topped Houston in overtime to advance to the 3rd round of the CBI.
The NCAA tournament’s first Sunday has earned its highest television rating in 20 years. The networks say that’s up 19 percent from 2012.
Get a look at the Final Four court that will be unveiled at the Georgia Dome for this year’s NCAA Tournament finals.
So much for coach John Thompson’s comment that his Georgetown Hoyas ‘plan on being around for a while.’
Sherwood Brown scored 24 points and Bernard Thompson had 23 to lead Florida Gulf Coast to an incredible NCAA tournament debut, a 78-68 win over second-seeded Georgetown on Friday night in the second round of the South Regional.
Maryland used a small lineup to mount a big comeback in a 62-52 victory over Denver on Thursday night in the second round of the NIT.
Renowned NCAA basketball analyst Seth Davis joined the Junkies Wednesday to give his March Madness updates as people finalize their brackets. Before you make your picks official, we’ve recorded those upsets for you here as a resource guide, and given a little more info about the teams so you can sound smart talking about them.
Around this time last year, President Barack Obama predicted the Georgetown would be a force to be reckoned with in this year’s tournament. Now it appears he’s downplaying the No. 2 seeded Hoyas a bit.
Georgetown coach John Thompson III took the microphone and made a very un-JT3-like declaration: ‘We plan on being around for a while.’
Justin Anderson scored 15 points, including four key free throws in the final minutes, and Virginia overcame a sloppy offensive performance to beat Norfolk State 67-56 in the first round of the NIT on Tuesday night.
Maryland vs. Wake Forest
Gallery of RGIII
Syracuse is moving to the ACC, which might spell the end for the historic Georgetown-Syracuse basketball rivalry.