NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Championship

Baylor forward Freddie Gillespie (33) rebounds again Kansas State forwards Joe Petrakis (35) and Xavier Sneed, right, during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Manhattan, Kan., Monday, Feb. 3, 2020. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)
February 08, 2020 - 3:30 pm
San Diego State has rolled through its schedule, charging into February as the only Division I team still undefeated. But if teams were selected for the NCAA Tournament today, the Aztecs would travel across the country to play in New York. The NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Committee gave San...
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February 07, 2020 - 10:28 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Pauly Paulicap had a season-high 20 points as Manhattan beat Niagara 77-59 on Friday night. Paulicap hit 8 of 10 shots and grabbed eight rebounds. Warren Williams had 14 points and eight rebounds for Manhattan (10-10, 6-5 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference). Samir Stewart added 12...
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Dayton's Obi Toppin (1) reacts after dunking during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Massachusetts, Saturday, Jan. 11, 2020, in Dayton. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
February 05, 2020 - 3:59 pm
DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — NCAA Tournament fans will be talking about Dayton a lot this year, and not only because of the First Four. With March around the corner, the Flyers are No. 6 in the country with a re-energized fan base that hasn't seen anything like them in a long time. It's been a half-century...
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FILE - In this Jan. 11, 2020, file photo, San Diego State guard Malachi Flynn, left, guards Boise State guard RayJ Dennis during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in San Diego. It's almost like coach Brian Dutcher and the San Diego State Aztecs won the lottery. Tired of losing at their old schools, big man Yanni Wetzell and guards Flynn and KJ Feagin transferred to San Diego State after being lured by the prospect of winning and going to the NCAA Tournament. And boy, have they ever won, to the point that they've matched some accomplishments by the breakthrough 2010-11 team led by the most famous player in program history, Kawhi Leonard.(AP Photo/Gregory Bull, File)
January 23, 2020 - 4:13 pm
SAN DIEGO (AP) — It’s almost like Brian Dutcher and the San Diego State Aztecs won the lottery when they attracted a trio of transfers. Tired of losing at their old schools, big man Yanni Wetzell and guards Malachi Flynn and KJ Feagin came to SDSU because they wanted to join a winning program and...
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Mississippi forward KJ Buffen (5) is defended against by Tennessee guard Santiago Vescovi (25) during an NCAA college basketball game, Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2020 in Knoxville, Tenn. (Calvin Mattheis/Knoxville News Sentinel via AP)
January 21, 2020 - 11:05 pm
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — John Fulkerson scored a career-high 18 points and matched a career high with 10 rebounds as Tennessee trounced Mississippi 73-48 on Tuesday night to hand the Rebels their sixth consecutive loss. Tennessee (12-6, 4-2 Southeastern Conference) won for the fourth time in five...
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Washington's Quade Green (55) defends against UCLA's Prince Ali in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Thursday, Jan. 2, 2020, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
January 09, 2020 - 8:11 pm
STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — Washington guard Quade Green was ruled academically ineligible by the school on Thursday and will miss the rest of the regular season. Green will miss all games during winter quarter but will still be eligible to practice with the team. Should he regain his academic standing...
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FILE - In this April 2, 2018, file photo, Villanova head coach Jay Wright reacts after cutting down the net after beating Michigan 79-62 in the championship game of the Final Four NCAA college basketball tournament, in San Antonio. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson, File)
January 03, 2020 - 1:50 pm
The final seconds of the 2016 national title game were some of the most dramatic in college basketball history. North Carolina's Marcus Paige hit an off-balance 3-pointer to tie the game with 4.7 seconds left, only to be upstaged by Villanova's Kris Jenkins hitting a buzzer-beating, game-winning 3-...
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FILE - In this April 5, 2010, file photo, Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski and guard Lance Thomas embrace after Duke's 61-59 win over Butler in the men's NCAA Final Four college basketball championship game, in Indianapolis. The 2010s had some of the greatest NCAA Tournament games in college basketball history, from Duke's epic win over Butler in 2010 to Villanova's last-second win over North Carolina in 2016. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy, File)
January 02, 2020 - 2:38 pm
Increased parity in college basketball led to some of the greatest games in the sport's history during the 2010s, from massive upsets to moments that had fans screaming from their couches. The decade had so many great games, it's hard to narrow it down to just the five best ones. Well, Associated...
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Butler forward Jordan Tucker (1) passes the ball past St. John's guard Rasheem Dunn (3) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game, Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Julius Constantine Motal)
January 02, 2020 - 2:08 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — One night, it might be Myles Powell, with Seton Hall's pair of 7-foot-2 centers patrolling the lane. Or Villanova, with its championship pedigree and coach Jay Wright roaming the sideline. Another tough Butler team. Xavier and its experience. The dynamic Markus Howard and Marquette...
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Memphis guard Lester Quinones celebrates after a basket in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Tulane, Monday, Dec. 30, 2019, in Memphis, Tenn. (AP Photo/Karen Pulfer Focht)
December 31, 2019 - 2:36 pm
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Memphis is showing there’s much more to its heralded freshman class than departed center James Wiseman. Wiseman played just three games for Memphis before leaving school to prepare for the NBA draft, where the 7-foot-1 center might be the first player selected. But the ninth-...
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