Wes Leonard's parents sobbed as they broke their silence for the first time since their son died earlier this month after making a game-winning shot for Fennville High School.
In the last few days, the NCAA's opening acts enjoyed a key to a city, roomy charter flights, more national attention than ever and a deluge of calls and text messages that kept them awake.
Notre Dame figured it had made a strong case for a No. 1 seed in the NCAA tournament despite a crushing overtime loss to Louisville in the Big East semifinals.
Titans owner Bud Adams has sent a letter to season ticket holders answering questions on the NFL's lockout, the draft and how refunds will be handled if any games are canceled.
UCLA is back in the NCAA tournament after sitting out last year, giving the Bruins a chance to erase the bad memories created by their early exit from the Pac-10 tournament.
Gene Smith never expected selection weekend to be this tough.
Sports books in Las Vegas casinos made Ohio State the favorite to win the NCAA tournament despite a tough draw that includes North Carolina, Syracuse and Kentucky in the same bracket.
First four or last four, UAB coach Mike Davis had no complaints Sunday night about the Blazers' placement in the NCAA tournament's new version of play-in games.