NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Championship

North Carolina coach Roy Williams is escorted off the court and waves, after falling near the bench during the first half of the team's NCAA college basketball game against Clemson on Saturday, March 2, 2019, in Clemson, S.C. (Robert Willett/The News & Observer via AP)
March 02, 2019 - 9:17 pm
CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — After coach Roy Williams fell in front of North Carolina's bench and had to be helped off, assistant Steve Robinson didn't have much time to be concerned. Robinson and the Tar Heels had a game to finish. No. 5 North Carolina survived a wild finish without Williams, holding on...
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Detroit Mercy guards Antoine Davis, left, and Lamar Hamrick (21) greet each other after the team's 87-85 win over IUPUI in an NCAA college basketball game, Thursday, Feb. 28, 2019, in Detroit. Davis broke Stephen Curry's freshman 3-point record early in the second half and finished with 20 points. Davis swished a 30-footer from the right wing for shot No. 123 beyond the arc to surpass the mark Curry set at Davidson 12 years ago. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)
March 01, 2019 - 3:35 am
DETROIT (AP) — Antoine Davis dribbled slowly past midcourt, went toward the right sideline and created space from the defender with a jab step to the right before putting the ball between his legs to his left and stepping back for a 30-foot shot. Swish . The Detroit Mercy guard broke Stephen Curry'...
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Portland Trail Blazers guard Seth Curry, left, drives to the basket on Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry during the second half of an NBA basketball game in Portland, Ore., Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019. The Blazers won 129-107. (AP Photo/Steve Dykes)
February 15, 2019 - 5:40 pm
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on NBA All-Star Weekend (all times local): 5:35 p.m. Chris Webber, Bill Fitch, Marques Johnson, Sidney Moncrief, Bobby Jones, Jack Sikma, Eddie Sutton, Ben Wallace and Teresa Weatherspoon are among the 13 finalists for enshrinement later this year into the...
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Arizona State head coach Bobby Hurley reacts after getting a technical foul called against him during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Washington State, Thursday, Feb. 7, 2019, in Tempe, Ariz. (AP Photo/Matt York)
February 08, 2019 - 1:31 pm
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — It's already been a rough season for the Pac-12. It won't get any easier as many league teams try to find their way into the NCAA Tournament. The Pac-12 hasn't had a team ranked in the AP Top 25 in more than a month, while 10 of its schools have at least eight losses. That...
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Tennessee forward Grant Williams (2) shoots as he collides with Missouri forward Jeremiah Tilmon (23) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2019, in Knoxville, Tenn. (AP photo/Wade Payne)
February 06, 2019 - 4:29 pm
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The selection committee that chooses the NCAA Tournament field is getting its first use of a new rankings formula that uses factors such as offensive and defensive efficiency when evaluating teams. The committee is holding orientation meetings this week in Indianapolis. The...
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File-This Dec. 22, 2018, file photo shows UCLA head coach Steve Alford and his players watching during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Ohio State, in the fifth annual CBS Sports Classic, in Chicago. Alford has been fired as UCLA basketball coach after six seasons, with the Bruins mired in a four-game skid that included losses at home to Belmont and Liberty. Athletic director Dan Guerrero said Monday, Dec. 31, 2018, that assistant Murry Bartow will serve as interim coach through the end of the season. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh, File)
December 31, 2018 - 6:11 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Steve Alford was fired as UCLA basketball coach in his sixth season on Monday, with the Bruins mired in a four-game skid that included losses at home to Belmont and Liberty. Athletic director Dan Guerrero said assistant Murry Bartow will serve as interim coach through the end of...
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Syracuse's Jalen Carey, right, tries to dribble past Buffalo's Ronaldo Segu, left, in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Syracuse, N.Y., Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2018. (AP Photo/Nick Lisi)
December 18, 2018 - 10:25 pm
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — CJ Massinburg scored 25 points, Jeremy Harris added 18, and No. 14 Buffalo rallied past Syracuse 71-59 on Tuesday night to remain unbeaten. It was the first win over the Orange since January 1963 for Buffalo (11-0), one of only nine undefeated teams of the 353 that play in...
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Nevada forward Caleb Martin (10) shoots against Loyola of Chicago forward Aher Uguak (30) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Chicago, Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2018. (AP Photo/Matt Marton)
November 27, 2018 - 11:53 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — The maroon and gold Final Four banner hanging from the rafters gave Nevada just a little extra motivation. Not that the Wolf Pack really needed it. Caleb Martin had 21 points, twin brother Cody Martin scored 20 and No. 5 Nevada beat Loyola-Chicago 79-65 on Tuesday night in their NCAA...
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Buffalo guard CJ Massinburg (5) shoots while defended by West Virginia guard James Bolden (3) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Friday, Nov. 9, 2018, in Morgantown, W.Va. (AP Photo/Raymond Thompson)
November 10, 2018 - 1:39 am
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Maybe that big upset in the NCAA Tournament was only the beginning for Buffalo. CJ Massinburg had 43 points and 14 rebounds as the Bulls stunned another power program Friday night, beating No. 13 West Virginia 99-94 in overtime. Buffalo opened eyes back in March when the...
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FILE - In this March 10, 2018, file photo, Villanova celebrates after defeating Providence 76-66 in overtime in an NCAA college basketball game in the Big East men's tournament final, in New York. NCAA champion Villanova has been picked by coaches to win the Big East Conference. This is the fifth straight year the Wildcats have held the top spot. They received eight first-place votes Thursday, Oct. 25, 2018, while Marquette and Butler each received one No. 1 pick. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II, File)
October 25, 2018 - 11:42 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Villanova is in a familiar place — atop the Big East Conference. The defending NCAA champions were picked by coaches to win the Big East Conference on Thursday. This is the fifth straight year the Wildcats have held the top spot. They received eight first-place votes while Marquette...
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