It was a weekend of near upsets in college basketball, as several top teams narrowly escaped against unranked foes. Iowa State was not one of them, falling to Texas Tech on Saturday, but the other favorites held on for victory.
Kevon Looney came to UCLA as one of the top prospects in the country (ranked 10th by Scout; 15 by Rivals), which in this era means the NBA is not far off.
The 12-man class, which includes 11 players and one coach, will officially be inducted before the conference tournament championship game in Las Vegas in March.
The Big Ten was the best conference in college basketball last year. And the year before that. And the year before that. And the year before that.
In the premiere match-up of the Pac-12 season—and one that will possibly remain so until they meet again on Feb. 28—Arizona dominated the second half to hand Utah its first league loss on Saturday.
Some coaches would frown on a player attempting 22 shots in a game. When Washington’s Nigel Williams-Goss did it, his coaches were pleased.
Arizona beat Colorado last night in its final game before Saturday’s home showdown with Utah.
By ANNE M. PETERSON AP Sports Writer Heisman Trophy winner Marcus Mariota has declared his eligibility for the NFL draft. The Ducks quarterback announced on Oregon’s website on Wednesday that he would forgo his senior […]
Like a home run hitter approaching a major milestone, the wins have come slower for Mike Krzyzewski as he nears 1,000 career victories.
Lane Kiffin was modest in his goals and complimentary about the team he’ll be facing in the Sugar Bowl. He went on and on about how much he’s learned from Nick Saban, while insisting it’s […]
Alabama, Oregon, Florida State and Ohio State make up the first ever college football Final 4. I do believe the committee got this right, but it doesn’t mean it can’t be questioned. To look at […]
Nick Saban’s No. 1 Alabama Crimson Tide vs. Urban Meyer’s No. 4 Ohio State Buckeyes at the Sugar Bowl. Marcus Mariota, this season’s Heisman Trophy front-runner, and second-seeded Oregon vs. Jameis Winston, last season’s Heisman […]