| Jul 26, 2012
| 8:59 AM
He was the official who ruled that Christian Laettner’s overtime shot beat the final buzzer to cost Kentucky a Final Four berth, but few people know that Tom Clark had actually grown up a Kentucky fan.
Clark called one of the most famous losses in...
| Nov 20, 2012
| 8:44 AM
Sean Woods was one of The Unforgettables at Kentucky and had 21 points — and many thought the game-winning goal — in that infamous 1992 NCAA Tournament loss to Duke when Christian Laettner hit a last-second goal to beat UK.
But during a...
| Nov 12, 2012
| 7:17 AM
Sean Woods hit a shot that was nearly one of the biggest in Kentucky basketball history, a high-arching bank off the backboard on a drive down the lane in the waning seconds to put the Wildcats ahead against defending national champion Duke in the 1992...
| Nov 14, 2012
| 8:22 AM
ATLANTA — Former Kentucky star Jeff Sheppard and Duke standout Christian Laettner combined forces at a fundraiser Tuesday before the Kentucky-Duke game in the Georgia Dome to help raise $10,000 in honor of Dick Vitale for the V Foundation to use for...
| Apr 5, 2010
| 4:33 PM
It was the greatest collection of basketball stars the Olympics had ever seen, when NBA players were allowed into the 1992 games in Barcelona. Michael Jordan, Larry Bird, Magic Johnson, Patrick Ewing, Charles Barkley, Karl Malone, John Stockton, David...
| Apr 4, 2010
Little Butler has faced one big test after another in its magical run through the NCAA tournament.
And the biggest awaits in Monday night's title game: Duke, winner take all.
"One thing about us is there's never a sense of fear," said Ronald Nored,...
| Apr 8, 2010
Better Duke teams than this did not win the national championship. Why, better Duke teams did not advance to the Final Four.
How this collection of, by Blue Devils standards, ordinary skills won an extraordinary title is a tale of perseverance,...
| Jun 1, 2010
| 10:24 AM
CINCINNATI -- As the clock ran out on the University of Connecticut Saturday, five freshmen were on the floor of Riverfront Coliseum.
Donyell Marshall, Brian Fair, Kevin Ollie, Rich Ashmeade and Donny Marshall finished a 78-55 loss to Ohio State. It...
| Jun 15, 2010
| 8:08 AM
Somewhere in this fair land, UConn fans should hope, Christian Laettner was tuned to CBS Saturday afternoon.
It was then that the Huskies ended a decade of threats and dashed hopes and finally realized their goal of reaching the Final Four. They defeated...
| Mar 18, 2011
| 8:45 AM
After a dizzying start to the Round of 64 on Thursday, a day of buzzer-beaters, Jimmermania and Morehead State staking its claim to a glass slipper, I’ve got a fever, and the only prescription is more March Madness.
But since I’m going on...
| Mar 21, 2011
| 5:24 PM
Yes, basketball fans it happened...Again.
Butler is headed back to the Sweet 16. The Bulldogs clinched a trip to the Southeast Regional after a couple of NCAA Tournament fantastic finishes that, if combined together, would likely have been rejected by...