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.
Villanova Wins NCAA Tournament On Kris Jenkins' Buzzer-BeaterKris Jenkins spotted up and swished a 3-pointer at the buzzer Monday night to lift Villanova to the national title.
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.
Harvard Narrowly Loses To UNC 67-65 In NCAA Basketball TournamentHarvard University's men's basketball team narrowly lost to the University of North Carolina 67-65 Thursday in the second round of the NCAA Tournament.
Five Great College Basketball Games Left This SeasonHere are five games this week that will get you ready for the upcoming NCAA Tournament.
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.
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.
With Doc In Stands, Austin Rivers Leads Duke Past UNCAustin Rivers and his Duke teammates kept hanging around, doing just enough to keep North Carolina from blowing the game open until the Tar Heels finally gave them an opening.