NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Championship

Robert Williams of Texas A&M answers questions during the Southeastern Conference men's NCAA college basketball media day Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
October 18, 2017 - 6:56 pm
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Latest on Southeastern Conference men's basketball media days (all times Eastern): 6:50 p.m. Texas A&M coach Billy Kennedy acknowledges he was "a little surprised" that forward Robert Williams returned for his sophomore season rather than entering the NBA draft...
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October 18, 2017 - 5:43 pm
Northern Iowa doesn't seem like a team content to rely on the Missouri Valley Conference's automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament. The Panthers have finished in the upper half of the Valley for 14 years in a row, a streak that's unlikely to change this season — especially with Wichita State's...
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FILE - In this Saturday, March 4, 2017, file photo, Wake Forest head coach Danny Manning watches from the bench during the first half of an NCAA basketball game against Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, Va. Wake Forest has come a long way in four years with Danny Manning. But for all the progress Wake Forest has made, Manning knows there’s so much more to do _ and the successes of the past 12 months have made his players believers that they’re on the right path. (Matt Gentry/The Roanoke Times via AP, File)/The Roanoke Times via AP)
October 18, 2017 - 5:10 pm
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — Wake Forest has come a long way in a relatively short time with Danny Manning. The Demon Deacons reached their first NCAA Tournament since 2010. They helped develop a solid player into a first-round draft pick. They picked up their highest-rated recruit in nearly a decade...
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North Carolina coaches and players line up as the 2017 national championship banner is unveiled during the NCAA college basketball team's annual Late Night With Roy midnight madness-style event in Chapel Hill, N.C., Friday, Oct. 13, 2017. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)
October 13, 2017 - 10:48 pm
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina hung another banner on a Friday night filled with Midnight Madness-style preseason events across college basketball. The school unveiled its 2017 NCAA championship banner during its annual "Late Night With Roy" event filled with jokes, dancing and a public...
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FILE - In this March 26, 2017, file photo, Kentucky head coach John Calipari argues a call with referee John Higgins in the first half of the South Regional final game against North Carolina in the NCAA college basketball tournament in Memphis, Tenn. Higgins has filed a civil lawsuit Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017, in federal court against a Kentucky media company after he and family members were harassed following an NCAA Tournament game he worked in March. The harassment came after Higgins worked Kentucky’s loss to North Carolina in a regional final. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey, File)
October 03, 2017 - 10:23 pm
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A college basketball referee filed a federal lawsuit against a Kentucky media company on Tuesday, accusing it of creating conditions that led to the harassment of him and his family after he worked an NCAA Tournament game between Kentucky and North Carolina in March. In his suit...
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June 14, 2017 - 4:57 pm
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — New Ohio State basketball coach Chris Holtmann's $3 million annual contract includes incentives for making the NCAA Tournament and ensuring his players get good grades. Ohio State signed the former Butler coach to an eight-year deal to replace Thad Matta, who was fired June 5...
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The Mac Attack
June 05, 2017 - 1:09 pm
Justin Jackson talks UNC, NBA Draft process and more.
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April 21, 2017 - 3:32 pm
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — New North Carolina State coach Kevin Keatts has signed his six-year contract with the school worth at least $2.2 million per year. N.C. State officials released a copy of the contract Friday. The deal will pay the men's basketball coach an annual salary of $1.1 million plus...
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North Carolina's Kennedy Meeks holds the championship trophy as he celebrates with his teammates after the finals of the Final Four NCAA college basketball tournament against Gonzaga, Monday, April 3, 2017, in Glendale, Ariz. North Carolina won 71-65. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
April 04, 2017 - 5:21 am
GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — For a whole year, the North Carolina Tar Heels wondered if they'd get another chance. For a whole year, the Tar Heels thought about what might have been. When Monday night's slugfest with Gonzaga came to a merciful end, the Heels had all their answers: The national title was...
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North Carolina head coach Roy Williams hugs his grandchildren as he celebrates after the finals of the Final Four NCAA college basketball tournament against Gonzaga, Monday, April 3, 2017, in Glendale, Ariz. North Carolina won 71-65. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
April 04, 2017 - 3:54 am
GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Roy Williams was simply not having it. No matter how many NCAA championships the North Carolina coach wins, no matter what the record book says, Williams will never see himself as measuring up to his former boss, longtime mentor and dear friend. "I don't think Roy Williams...
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