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Thomas Welsh

UCLA and Gonzaga prepare for rematch in NCAA Sweet 16

UCLA lost just once at home this season and it was Gonzaga that dished out that defeat. To say that 87-74 loss in December is serving as extra motivation for the Bruins (21-13) as they […]

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Zak Showalter, Nate Britt

Top-seeded Wisconsin hangs to beat North Carolina 79-72

Sam Dekker scored a career-high 23 points, Frank Kaminsky added 19 and top-seeded Wisconsin rallied in the final 10 minutes to hold off North Carolina 79-72 Thursday night and advance to the final eight of […]

5 hours ago

Fred VanVleet, Bonzie Colson

Notre Dame races by Wichita State 81-70 for Elite Eight spot

Notre Dame’s march through March is picking up speed. Demetrius Jackson scored 20 points and the third-seeded Irish dominated Wichita State 81-70 in the Midwest regional semifinals on Thursday night to advance to the Elite […]

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Ben Howland

Mississippi State hires former UCLA coach Ben Howland

Mississippi State needed barely 48 hours to find its new basketball coach, settling on a veteran who has taken three different schools to the NCAA Tournament and advanced to three Final Fours. The school announced […]

03/24/2015