USF football spring practice

USF Opens Spring Football Practice

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.

Cincinnati's Shaq Thomas (3) shoots over Purdue's Raphael Davis during the first half of an NCAA tournament second round college basketball game Thursday, March 19, 2015, in Louisville, Ky. (AP Photo/Timothy D. Easley)

Purdue falls to Cincinnati in NCAA tourney

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, Nic Moore

UCLA Upsets Warsaw grad Nic Moore and SMU 60-59

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.

DJ Balentine

Aces Deal IPFW 82-77 Loss In C.I.T. Opener

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.

Jaylon Smith

Luers Grad Smith Leads Irish Into Spring Practice

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.