NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Championship

FILE - In this March 15, 2017, file photo, Iowa guard Jordan Bohannon, right, drives past South Dakota guard Matt Mooney, left, during the first half of a first-round game in the NIT college basketball tournament in Iowa City, Iowa. Iowa lost its best player from a team that failed to reach the NCAA Tournament. Yet the feeling in Iowa City is that the Hawkeyes could be on the verge of returning to prominence in the Big Ten. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall, File)
October 26, 2017 - 1:06 pm
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Iowa lost its best player from a team that failed to reach the NCAA Tournament. Yet the feeling in Iowa City is that the Hawkeyes could be on the verge of returning to prominence in the Big Ten. Iowa (19-15 in 2016-17) won't have Peter Jok, the league's leading scorer at 19.9...
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Atlantic Coast Conference Commissioner John Swofford answers a question during the Atlantic Coast Conference men's NCAA college basketball media day in Charlotte, N.C., Wednesday, Oct. 25, 2017. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)
October 25, 2017 - 4:31 pm
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Another Atlantic Coast Conference basketball media day. Another scandal casting a shadow over the gathering. It has been that way since the league's most recent expansions. While there's no question in the three years since the ACC expanded to a 15-team basketball league that...
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October 19, 2017 - 2:46 pm
CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Clemson coach Brad Brownell believed his team needed some bulk and experience inside for this upcoming season. He thinks he's got it in transfers David Skara and Mark Donnal. Skara is a 6-foot-8 transfer from Valparaiso who sat out last season because of NCAA transfer rules...
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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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