Kentucky, the preseason No. 1 that entered the Big Dance unranked, has reached the Final Four as an eight seed. The Wildcats will face Wisconsin, which upset top seed Arizona in a thriller.
Wilt had some unbelievable games here. Ali and Frazier fought here. The players who will take the court at Madison Square Garden this weekend, though, don’t remember any of that. And yet they still regard the Garden as the World’s Most Famous Arena.
We’re being told this is a classic tournament, with juggernauts about to collide like meteors over Texas, and a classic Final Four in store for us. Depends on your view of classic. Does an Arizona – Florida Finals sound unprecedented? Is that must-see TV?
Steve Smith joined Rick and Jamie this morning to talk hoops. Steve talked about Kobe and Shaq, NCAA games Thursday/Friday and defended his college coach Tom Izzo not being overrated.
Tracy joined Rick and Jamie to talk about the NCAA tournament. Tracy talked about being in Indy this weekend to cover the tournament, her Alma Mater Michigan going against Tennessee and what Mark Richt should […]
March Madness is a lifeline in an otherwise barren winter sports calendar, an essential bridge between football and baseball
A great weekend of hoops culminated in Sunday’s selection show. With the field set, the real madness can begin.
The Big Ten’s Freshman of the Year last season is averaging 17.9 points per game (second in the conference), 4.3 rebounds, 2.8 assists, and two steals for the 22-6 Spartans.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — No. 1 Florida State romped and No. 2 Ohio State stumbled, and now the SEC has chance to win its eighth straight BCS championship. The Seminoles will play No. 3 Auburn […]
(NEW YORK) – Florida State and Ohio State are in position to play for the BCS national championship, though Auburn and Missouri are close enough behind in the BCS standings to put pressure on the […]