Five Things: Best NCAA Championship Game Ever?Villanova claimed its second national championship last night with a 77-74 victory over North Carolina on a buzzer-beating three from Kris Jenkins.
Rising Star: North Carolina Guard Joel BerrySteady and efficient, if not flashy, Berry could be a key tonight against Villanova. The sophomore point guard has recorded 18 assists and just one turnover in his last two games.
5 Things: Final Four Margin Of Victory Record ObliteratedVillanova blasted Oklahoma 95-51, a semifinal record for margin, and North Carolina topped Syracuse 83-66. It sets up what should be—what we hope will be—a competitive final tonight.
5 Things: Wild Finishes In NCAA Tournament Opening WeekendA season that provided a carousel of teams at the top of the rankings and plenty of upsets portended an unpredictable and entertaining March Madness.
5 Things: NCAA Tournament Bids ClinchedSeveral one-bid leagues crowned their tournament champion this past weekend. The other conferences wrapped up their regular season.
Five Great College Basketball Games Left This SeasonHere are five games this week that will get you ready for the upcoming NCAA Tournament.
Hall Of Fame Coach DiesCHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) _ Hall of Fame coach Dean Smith is being remembered as ``basketball royalty'' at North Carolina.
8 Fast Facts About The UNC Academic Fraud ScandalAccording to an official report by former U.S. Justice Department official Kenneth Wainstein released Wednesday, there was more academic fraud than previously reported by the NCAA or the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Second-Half Run Sends Kansas Past Tar HeelsBehind the impassioned play of Travis Releford and Jeff Withey, the top-seeded Jayhawks shook themselves out of a first-half slumber and blitzed No. 8 seed North Carolina down the stretch for a 70-58 victory Sunday.
Ethics Committee Moves Forward With Berkley InvestigationThe House Ethics Committee says it has appointed a panel to investigate whether Democratic Rep. Shelley Berkley used her position to protect her family's financial interests, giving Republicans additional fodder to question her conduct leading up to November's election.
UNLV Upsets Top-Ranked North CarolinaRunnin' Rebels down Tar Heels 90-80 at the Orleans Arena to remain unbeaten on the season.