March madness

Russ Smith of the Louisville Cardinals dunks the ball over Julius Randle of the Kentucky Wildcats. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Kentucky Tops Louisville 74-69 In Midwest Regional

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.

03/29/2014

Keith Appling and Travis Trice of the Michigan State Spartans fight for the loose ball against Mike Tobey of the Virginia Cavaliers. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Michigan State Beats Virginia 61-59

Branden Dawson had 24 points and 10 rebounds as Michigan State beat top-seeded Virginia 61-59 to advance to East Regional final.

03/29/2014

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TTYM: Watch Mike Pelfrey Get Punked And Iowa State’s Coach Dance Like No One Is Watching

In this week’s That Thing You Missed watch the Twins pull an epic March Madness prank on Mike Pelfrey, Iowa State coach Fred Hoiberg’s lack of dancing prowess go viral and what just might be the worst answer to a sports question ever.

03/28/2014

Anthony Gill dunks against the Coastal Carolina Chanticleers.  UVA is among the top five favored to win the NCAA Championship. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

NCAA Tournament Odds: Virginia In Top 5

The odds of the University of Virginia being crowned national champions are 10/1, according to sports betting site Bovada.

03/24/2014

Long faces on the George Washington bench. (credit: Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

D.C.’s NCAA Misery Continues

The opening-round exits by American and George Washington from the NCAA men’s tournament should have been no surprise for local college basketball fans.

03/24/2014

Anthony Gill #13 of the Virginia Cavaliers dunks against the Coastal Carolina Chanticleers during the Second Round of the 2014 NCAA Basketball Tournament at PNC Arena on March 21, 2014 in Raleigh, North Carolina. (Credit; Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Virginia Rebounds in Second Half to Beat Coastal Carolina 70-59

Virginia Cavaliers rebounded strong in the second half to defeat No. 16 seeded Coastal Carolina 70-59 in Raleigh, N.C. Friday evening.

03/22/2014

Jacob Parker #34, Thomas Walkup #0 and Tanner Clayton #30 of the Stephen F. Austin Lumberjacks celebrate with teammates after winning the game 77-75 in overtime against the Virginia Commonwealth Rams during the second round of the 2014 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Viejas Arena on March 21, 2014 in San Diego, California. (Credit: Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

VCU Loses 77-75 in OT After Giving SF Austin Late Chance

A poorly-timed foul with 3.6 seconds left in regulation sent VCU into overtime, where the Rams woul;d lose 77-75 to Stephen F. Austin Friday night.

03/22/2014

Geron Johnson #55 of the Memphis Tigers goes up against the George Washington Colonials in the second half during the Second Round of the 2014 NCAA Basketball Tournament at PNC Arena on March 21, 2014 in Raleigh, North Carolina. (Credit: Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

George Washington Knocked Off by Memphis, 71-66

George Washington University gave it a good run, but fell to Memphis 71-66 in its NCAA Tournament opener on Friday.

03/22/2014

roddy white bet

After Duke Loss, Roddy White Kind Of Pays Out Twitter Bet with Mercer Fan

One unforeseen ramification of Mercer’s bracket-busting upset over Duke on Friday, was Atlanta Falcons wide receiver having to pay up on an ill-fated Twitter bet with a [Mercer] Bears fan, however reluctant he was to do so.

03/21/2014

Ike Nwamu #10 of the Mercer Bears reacts after making a three-pointer in the first half against the Duke Blue Devils in the second round of the 2014 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at PNC Arena on March 21, 2014 in Raleigh, North Carolina. (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

No. 14 Mercer Upsets No. 3 Duke 78-71 in NCAA Thriller

No. 14 Mercer upsets No. 3 Dukes 78-71, in perhaps the biggest upset in the opening two days of the 2014 NCAA Tournament, in Raleigh, North Carolina on Friday.

03/21/2014

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