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Ex-USC basketball player Byron Wesley reportedly exploring options

Ex-USC basketball player Byron Wesley reportedly exploring options

Former USC basketball player Byron Wesley, who announced last week that he would graduate this summer and transfer for his final season of...

 UCLA's Bryce Alford, Isaac Hamilton likely to share point guard job

UCLA's Bryce Alford, Isaac Hamilton likely to share point guard job

Going by the numbers, it looks as though UCLA's basketball team got a push. It lost two players and kept two. But the reality is the...

USC basketball: Byron Wesley will transfer

USC basketball: Byron Wesley will transfer

USC guard Byron Wesley, the Trojans' leading scorer last season, announced Wednesday that he would transfer and play his final season at...

UCLA guards Kyle Anderson, Zach LaVine declare for NBA draft

UCLA guards Kyle Anderson, Zach LaVine declare for NBA draft

UCLA basketball Coach Steve Alford may need to hang a "Guards wanted. Inquire within" sign on Pauley Pavilion.

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Former Jacksonville coach claims UCLA had help in 1970 NCAA title win

Former Jacksonville coach claims UCLA had help in 1970 NCAA title win

A former Jacksonville University basketball coach claims in a new book that the school's 1970 NCAA title game against UCLA was -- how...

Cuonzo Martin is hired to be California basketball coach

Cuonzo Martin is hired to be California basketball coach

California hired Tennessee's Cuonzo Martin as its basketball coach Tuesday, charging him with taking over another program after a successful...

Duke's Jabari Parker still uncertain if he'll declare for NBA draft

Duke's Jabari Parker still uncertain if he'll declare for NBA draft

Duke's Jabari Parker has an important decision to make by Tuesday.

Connecticut routs Notre Dame, 79-58, for women's basketball title

Connecticut routs Notre Dame, 79-58, for women's basketball title

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Muffet McGraw wound up feeling nothing but awe.

Connecticut's Shabazz Napier is honored after Huskies win NCAA title

Connecticut's Shabazz Napier is honored after Huskies win NCAA title

Connecticut guard Shabazz Napier was named on Monday the most outstanding player of the NCAA tournament Final Four. He...

Connecticut won't be denied in 60-54 win over Kentucky for NCAA title

Connecticut won't be denied in 60-54 win over Kentucky for NCAA title

ARLINGTON, Texas — Kentucky freshman guard Aaron Harrison launched a last-seconds three-point shot Monday from the same spot he'd...

 Sports scheduling requires all the right moves

Sports scheduling requires all the right moves

The ball teetered on the lip of the 16th hole at Augusta National Golf Club.

No love lost between Connecticut, Notre Dame basketball coaches

No love lost between Connecticut, Notre Dame basketball coaches

NASHVILLE — If there ever were a sports matchup with organic hype, this is it: the first meeting of two undefeated teams in the...

When athletes get tripped up by Mom and Dad

When athletes get tripped up by Mom and Dad

Somewhere, lost in the sleaze that all so often defines what college basketball has become, are the overlooked culprits. Mom and Dad.

March Madness continues for Mercer's Jakob Gollon after Duke upset

March Madness continues for Mercer's Jakob Gollon after Duke upset

Three days ago, the madness returned to Jakob Gollon.

Kentucky closing in on UCLA's NCAA basketball championship record

Kentucky closing in on UCLA's NCAA basketball championship record

ARLINGTON, Texas -- UCLA Bruin fans should be fidgety, nervous and maybe a little nauseous.  Another Kentucky basketball...

UConn, Notre Dame set up battle of the unbeatens for NCAA women's title

UConn, Notre Dame set up battle of the unbeatens for NCAA women's title

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- The Connecticut Huskies are back in a very familiar position, undefeated and playing for a national championship.

Betting the NCAA tournament brings back memories of grandpa

Betting the NCAA tournament brings back memories of grandpa

HENDERSON, Nev. -- I like to hang out at the Green Valley Ranch sports book, my occasional home away from home. Especially now, during the...

Connecticut, Kentucky know how to perform at the big dance

Connecticut, Kentucky know how to perform at the big dance

ARLINGTON, Texas — Monday night's NCAA championship game at AT&T Stadium sets up as a matchup of over-achieving seedlings.

NCAA preview: Connecticut vs. Kentucky

NCAA preview: Connecticut vs. Kentucky

Connecticut (31-8) vs. Kentucky (29-10)

Dog or 'Cats? NCAA tournament offers a surprise final

Dog or 'Cats? NCAA tournament offers a surprise final

ARLINGTON, Texas — Well everyone had it wrong — you, me, the postman and the NCAA selection committee.

NCAA Final Four: James Young contributes to Kentucky's winning ways

NCAA Final Four: James Young contributes to Kentucky's winning ways

ARLINGTON, Texas -- Kentucky's James Young kept his fellow freshmen in the game, his grit on defense only overshadowed by his scoring spurts...

Kentucky, Aaron Harrison do it again with dramatic win over Wisconsin

Kentucky, Aaron Harrison do it again with dramatic win over Wisconsin

ARLINGTON, Texas -- Last week, Kentucky guard Andrew Harrison told a crowd of reporters that nobody could tell his twin brother Aaron that...

NCAA Final Four: UConn shows heart the size of Texas

NCAA Final Four: UConn shows heart the size of Texas

ARLINGTON, Texas -- On the grandest stage of all, the Connecticut men's basketball team grabbed the spotlight and sent an emphatic message...

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