Tom Izzo is headed to his seventh Final Four. Only three coaches have been to more: John Wooden, Dean Smith, and Izzo’s opposition on Saturday, Mike Krzyzewski.
Tom Izzo is the best coach in college basketball. Period. End of story. End of discussion. Izzo’s mastery of his craft was as evident as ever Sunday afternoon as his seventh-seeded Michigan State team knocked […]
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.
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.
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.
The Sweet Sixteen continues tonight with a second slate of games. Here’s preview of the four matchups on schedule tonight. 7:15pm – CBS – #12 Oregon vs. #1 Louisville On Selection Sunday, Oregon was a […]
During the first weekend of the NCAA Tournament, the Big Ten once again lived up to its billing as the best conference in college basketball. Seven of its schools made the field of 64 and […]
While deep tournament runs can help shape the legacy of programs and coaches, the crowning achievement that will always define success in March (and April) is cutting down the nets at the Final Four. Six […]
Two years ago, Jordan Morgan and Michigan had to play a road game in the NCAA tournament — or so it seemed at first.