| Feb 9, 2012
| 6:50 AM
Christian Laettner still reigns. The stakes, the drama, the 10-for-10 perfection.
But in the pantheon of Duke buzzer-beaters, only Laettner’s epic 20 years ago ranks above Austin Rivers’ dagger Wednesday night.
Perhaps you were among the 21,...
| Feb 8, 2012
| 8:28 PM
There have been many famous families in the illustrious history of Indiana High School Basketball.
However, Steve and Lorri Zeller are in an exclusive club, the only parents to three Indiana High School Mr. Basketballs. They've also seen each of their...
| Feb 7, 2012
| 5:11 AM
The Kansas-Missouri Border War makes for great college basketball theater, witness the No. 4 Tigers’ stunning come-from-behind victory over the No. 7 Jayhawks on Saturday night.
The game marked the third time in rivalry history that both teams were...
| Feb 6, 2012
| 8:03 PM
Norfolk State set a school Division I record for wins with 17 after beating Maryland-Eastern Shore 72-60. The Spartans' previous best was 16 wins in the 2007-08 season. Chris McEachin had 20 points and Kyle O'Quinn added 18 to lead the Spartans (17-8, 9-2...
| Feb 4, 2012
| 6:18 PM
This is what a young Maryland team had thirsted for all season: a chance to prove it had arrived against a highly ranked conference rival in front of a jacked-up Comcast Center crowd as eager as the players for a signature win.
Feeding off adrenaline...
| Feb 4, 2012
| 4:45 PM
Maryland's effort against North Carolina ended with a loss -- and also with an end-of-game play by the Heels that Maryland did not appreciate.
North Carolina was leading by seven points when John Henson dunked emphatically with one second to go. The...
| Jan 20, 2012
| 5:54 AM
Harrison Barnes scored nine of his 27 points during a 19-0 second-half run and No. 8 North Carolina
bounced back from a 33-point loss at Florida State with an 82-68 victory over Virginia Tech on Thursday night.
John Henson added 16 points, 16 rebounds...
| Jan 19, 2012
| 8:29 PM
Virginia Tech had its largest lead, and Cassell Coliseum rocked. Erick Green had just made a 3-pointer, the Hokies’ ninth of this Thursday evening, and Tech led eighth-ranked North Carolina by eight points early in the second half.
Then the Tar...
| Jan 17, 2012
| 1:44 PM
The CIA employs scores of MENSA members to decipher coded messages from friends and foes alike. Wonder if we could borrow one to interpret ACC basketball.
If you like chaos, you've come to the right place.
Florida State is 0-2 against the Ivy League....
| Jan 17, 2012
| 1:04 PM
Confession: I didn’t think Kendall Marshall would be THIS good at North Carolina. Watching him play summer ball with Boo Williams’ Hampton Roads team, he just seemed too one-dimensional, an exceptional passer who could not score.
| Jan 14, 2012
| 4:34 PM
OK, changing things up a little bit here on the Chopping Block. Normally we give you a whole day to digest a “tale of the tape” preview. This time, we'll give you a matter of hours. Now that the ESPN “College GameDay” segment has...