The matchup pits one of the nation’s top offenses vs. one of the nation’s top defenses.
A former walk-on thwarted Valparaiso’s last shot attempt with a steal in the closing seconds to help Maryland hold off the determined Crusaders 65-62 on Friday.
After going 6-5 overall last season and missing the playoffs the Saint Francis football program hit the field with motivation on Friday afternoon as the Cougars held their first spring practice at Bishop D’Arcy Stadium.
The Hoosiers went down to the wire but came up short in Omaha, falling to Wichita State 81-76.
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Upsets delivered by UAB and Georgia State mean wins for more than just the Blazers and the Panthers. True many brackets are busted this Friday morning.
Troy Caupain got Cincinnati to overtime with his buzzer-beating layup, then Coreontae DeBerry helped the eighth-seeded Bearcats beat Purdue 66-65 Thursday night in their opening game in the NCAA Tournament.
Bryce Alford made four 3-pointers in the final 3:40, his last on a rare goaltending call with 13 seconds remaining, to push 11th-seeded UCLA to a 60-59 upset of sixth-seeded SMU on Thursday in the teams’ NCAA opener.
The Bulldogs (23-10) advanced to play third-seeded Notre Dame on Saturday.
Zach Auguste scored 25 points, Jerian Grant added 17 and Notre Dame dodged a scare trying to erase its futile NCAA Tournament history with a 69-65 win over Northeastern on Thursday.
Evansville junior D.J. Balentine tallied 35 points – 23 in the first half – as the Purple Aces beat IPFW 82-77 in the first round of C.I.T. play on Wednesday night.
Spring football practice began at Notre Dame on Wednesday like it has in most of the past five years under Brian Kelly, with a looming question about who will start at quarterback.