A Hoya victory could deal a blow to Xavier’s bid for a No. 1 seed in the NCAA Tournament. The Musketeers are poised to join No. 3 Villanova in earning two of the national tourney’s top seeds, a sign that Big East basketball is returning to national prominence.
Louisville must vacate its 2013 men’s basketball title following an NCAA appeals panel’s decision to uphold sanctions against the men’s program in the sex scandal case.
The Maryland Terrapins have secured a first-round bye and are locked into the No. 8 seed of the Big Ten Conference tournament.
Kevin Huerter scored 18 points and Maryland beat Northwestern 71-64 to snap a seven-game road losing streak on Monday night.
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Virginia earned 12 new first-place votes, while the Blue Devils jumped seven spots.
The Washington Wizards’ guard scored efficiently and contributed to the winning side in his first All-Star Game appearance.
James scored 29 points and hit the go-ahead layup with 34.5 seconds to play, winning his third All-Star Game MVP award while his hand-picked team rallied to win an uncommonly entertaining showcase, beating Team Stephen 148-145 Sunday night.
Freshman Destiny Pitts scored 20 points, hitting 6 of 11 from 3-point territory, and sophomore Gadiva Hubbard had 22 points as Minnesota went deep, beating No. 10 Maryland 93-74 on Sunday.
The Dallas Mavericks rookie aired a grievance on Twitter about a surprisingly low score he received.
The Terrapins (22-4, 11-2 Big Ten) saw their seven-game winning streak come to an end after leading by as many as 10 points in the third quarter.
Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr slammed Congress for refusing to act in the wake of mass shootings, saying the American people need to elect politicians who won’t “bow down to the NRA.”