Five Things: Best NCAA Championship Game Ever?Villanova claimed its second national championship last night with a 77-74 victory over North Carolina on a buzzer-beating three from Kris Jenkins.
Rising Star: North Carolina Guard Joel BerrySteady and efficient, if not flashy, Berry could be a key tonight against Villanova. The sophomore point guard has recorded 18 assists and just one turnover in his last two games.
5 Things: Final Four Margin Of Victory Record ObliteratedVillanova blasted Oklahoma 95-51, a semifinal record for margin, and North Carolina topped Syracuse 83-66. It sets up what should be—what we hope will be—a competitive final tonight.
5 Things: Wild Finishes In NCAA Tournament Opening WeekendA season that provided a carousel of teams at the top of the rankings and plenty of upsets portended an unpredictable and entertaining March Madness.
5 Things: NCAA Tournament Bids ClinchedSeveral one-bid leagues crowned their tournament champion this past weekend. The other conferences wrapped up their regular season.
Five Great College Basketball Games Left This SeasonHere are five games this week that will get you ready for the upcoming NCAA Tournament.
Former UNC Football Player Files LawsuitFormer University of North Carolina football player Michael McAdoo has filed a lawsuit against the school, saying it failed to provide him and other athletes a quality education by guiding them toward sham classes.
8 Fast Facts About The UNC Academic Fraud ScandalAccording to an official report by former U.S. Justice Department official Kenneth Wainstein released Wednesday, there was more academic fraud than previously reported by the NCAA or the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Terps-Heels: The End Of A RivalryThey played their first game as conference rivals in December 1954. Nearly 60 years later, Maryland and North Carolina will meet for the final time in a regular season Atlantic Coast Conference game tonight in Chapel Hill.
Second-Half Run Sends Kansas Past Tar HeelsBehind the impassioned play of Travis Releford and Jeff Withey, the top-seeded Jayhawks shook themselves out of a first-half slumber and blitzed No. 8 seed North Carolina down the stretch for a 70-58 victory Sunday.
Terps Aim For Upset Of Possible #1 Seed UNCThe Terrapins got back on track with Thursday's 82-60 first-round win over Wake Forest. Sophomore Terrell Stoglin - the ACC scoring leader (21.3 ppg) - had a game-high 25 points, seven rebounds and four assists. Today, they will try to stun possible #1 seed UNC
Elfin: Terps Aim For Upset In Old Rivalry With UNCAs rookie coach Mark Turgeon’s feisty but inconsistent Terps take the floor tonight in Chapel Hill against sixth-ranked North Carolina, it might be hard for a generation of Maryland fans raised to despise Duke to understand, but the Tar Heels used to be the Terps’ most hated rivals.