The record-setting start to the Tournament—as far as one-point games—gave way to exciting, compelling matchups this past weekend.
All those Kentucky freshmen against a Connecticut team already with a few championship rings.
Aaron Harrison hit a 3-pointer with 5.7 seconds left to lift Kentucky to a one-point victory over Wisconsin.
Aaron Harrison hit a 3-pointer for the go-ahead score with 39 seconds left and Julius Randle made a pair of clutch free throws to lift Kentucky to a 74-69 victory over their in-state rivals.
Well, Head Coach Mark Turgeon knew before the season that he had one starter set, and the rest was kind of up in the air. Alex Len was that starter, and tonight he showed why. […]
As Connecticut has mowed down nine consecutive opponents to win the Big East Tournament and advance to the Final Four, Huskies coach Jim Calhoun has talked often about the emergence of Jeremy Lamb.