NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Championship

Southern California's Jonah Mathews, left, passes the ball around Oregon's Kenny Wooten during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the semifinals of the Pac-12 men's tournament Friday, March 9, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Isaac Brekken)
March 10, 2018 - 2:38 am
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Jonah Mathews stood in the corner of the court, joking with a teammate as point guard Jordan McLaughlin dribbled near the top of the key. The game was live, the ball in play, but Mathews had nothing to worry about. The Trojans were well on their way to the Pac-12 Tournament...
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March 10, 2018 - 2:03 am
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Providence's Kyron Cartwright (24) and Isaiah Jackson (44) celebrate after overtime of an NCAA college basketball game in the Big East men's tournament semifinals Friday, March 9, 2018, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
March 10, 2018 - 1:17 am
NEW YORK (AP) — After spending a season overcoming injuries, disappointments and doubters, Providence made another statement with one of the greatest comebacks in Big East Tournament history. Alpha Diallo hit a go-ahead jumper with 2:22 left in overtime and fifth-seeded Providence rallied from a 17...
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Nevada guard Jordan Caroline (24) is fouled on a rebound grab by San Diego State guard Trey Kell (3) during the first period of an NCAA college basketball semifinals game in the Mountain West Conference tournament Friday, March 9, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/L.E. Baskow)
March 10, 2018 - 12:27 am
LAS VEGAS (AP) — No matter how good San Diego State has been playing since mid-February, it was evident Friday night it has no intention of leaving its chances of making the NCAA Tournament to the selection committee. Devin Watson scored 20 points to lead the Aztecs (21-10) to a 90-73 blowout...
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UCLA's Aaron Holiday, left, and Arizona's Parker Jackson-Cartwright reach for a loose ball during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the semifinals of the Pac-12 men's tournament Friday, March 9, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Isaac Brekken)
March 10, 2018 - 12:26 am
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Deandre Ayton was admittedly nervous in his first Pac-12 tournament game, awed by the size of the arena and the spotlight. More comfortable and familiar with his surroundings, the Bahamian big man dominated his second go-round, sending the Wildcats into the title game for the...
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Villanova's Eric Paschall (4) drives past Sean McDermott (22) and Kelan Martin (30) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Big East men's tournament semifinals Friday, March 9, 2018, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
March 10, 2018 - 12:22 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Phil Booth insisted he was so focused on defense and finding open teammates that he never glanced at the scoreboard. "I didn't even notice the score was 19-0," he said. Villanova was rolling, and if a game can be over in the opening 5 minutes, this was the one. The second-ranked...
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West Virginia's Jevon Carter (2) shoots under pressure from Texas Tech's Keenan Evans (12) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the semifinals of the Big 12 conference tournament in Kansas City, Mo., Friday, March 9, 2018. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
March 10, 2018 - 12:10 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Daxter Miles Jr. had 22 points for West Virginia, and Niem Stevenson's half-court heave at the buzzer bounced harmlessly off the iron, giving the No. 18 Mountaineers a 66-63 win over No. 14 Texas Tech in the Big 12 Tournament semifinals on Friday night. Jevon Carter added 17...
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March 10, 2018 - 12:01 am
All Times EST AMERICA EAST CONFERENCE Conference All Games W L PCT W L PCT Vermont 15 1 .938 27 6 .818 UMBC 12 4 .750 23 10 .697 Hartford 11 5 .688 19 13 .594 Albany (NY) 10 6 .625 22 10 .688 Stony Brook 7 9 .438 13 19 .406 z-Mass.-Lowell 6 10 .375 12 18 .400 New Hampshire 6 10 .375 10 21 .323...
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Clemson guard Gabe DeVoe (10) drives against Virginia center Jack Salt (33) and guard Ty Jerome (11) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Atlantic Coast Conference men's tournament semifinals Friday, March 9, 2018, in New York. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)
March 09, 2018 - 11:59 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — On the court and in the crowd, orange was everywhere as Virginia and Clemson clashed in the Atlantic Coast Conference semifinals. In typical fashion, the nation's top team turned in a blue-collar effort and salted the game away, so to speak. Kyle Guy scored 15 points and No. 1...
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Kansas State's Cartier Diarra (2) shoots under pressure from Kansas' Mitch Lightfoot (44) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the semifinals of the Big 12 conference tournament in Kansas City, Mo., Friday, March 9, 2018. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
March 09, 2018 - 10:00 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Kansas absorbed the biggest blows that short-handed Kansas State could land, played without its star big man for the second straight game and won its Big 12 Tournament semifinal comfortably. You'd think that would be enough to make coach Bill Self happy. "I thought they...
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