| May 7, 2013
| 7:53 AM
The migration of big sports events to cable TV continues.
In 2016, TBS, the cable channel owned by Time Warner, will carry the NCAA college basketball championship game as part of its deal to share rights to the sports property with CBS.
| Apr 8, 2013
ATLANTA — Michigan will have three or four thank-you notes to hand out should it win Monday night's national championship game against Louisville at the Georgia Dome.
It can start with Penn State, which beat the Wolverines by 14 points in State...
| Apr 8, 2013
| 11:14 PM
ATLANTA — Scoring is down, players leave early and the best action on television today is still probably 1980s replays of the Atlantic Coast Conference.
For one Monday night, though, college basketball stood history on its head and produced high-...
| Mar 30, 2013
| 9:00 PM
He has a rock-star image with an opening-act resume.
He was once Hoosiers, but, in the last decade, Gene Hackman has led the exact same number of teams to the Sweet 16.
He prides himself on playing Ivy League-smart basketball, which was pretty cool...
| Mar 28, 2013
| 11:20 PM
He not only made the winning pass, he ordered the winning basket.
That is how Aaron Craft rolls, either into your heart or under your skin, his tiny hands rummaging deep into the pockets of March, his rosy cheeks squarely in America's face.
| Mar 29, 2013
| 8:25 PM
Some West Regional final this turned out to be. The closest school left, Wichita State, is located 1,380 miles from epicenter court at Staples Center.
Ohio State in the NCAA West makes as much sense as Dallas in the NFC East.
That is not to say...
| Mar 30, 2013
| 9:56 PM
Wichita State is off to its first Final Four since 1965 with the appropriate nickname: Shockers.
The ninth-seeded team from Kansas concluded its siege through the West Regional on Saturday with a 70-66 win over Ohio State in front of 17,998 at Staples...
| Apr 2, 2013
| 6:37 PM
From passed out on a floor to the Final Four — it has been a pulse-rate ride for Carl Hall.
"Oh man, it's been a long journey for me," Hall said.
Wichita State's senior forward, who overcame a heart condition that sidelined him for two years,...
| Apr 5, 2013
| 10:05 PM
ATLANTA -- This Final Four will be "lights out" on the scoreboard only if there's a second-half power outage at the Georgia Dome.
(Hey, it already happened at one football stadium this year.)
Saturday's two games in a vacuous, 75,000-seat venue have...
| Nov 10, 2012
| 12:12 AM
They opened the shiny, new Pauley Pavilion Friday night amid pomp and less-than-desired circumstance.
The first game in the $136-million redo of outdated Pauley was preceded by loud music, speeches, floodlights, laser beams and fancy graphics on a big...
| May 4, 2012
| 4:37 PM
Sylmar, a long-time participant in Division I basketball in the City Section, will drop to Division II next season. The final divisional break downs won't be decided until schools have a chance to appeal their classifications. Sylmar Coach Bort Escoto.......