A thrilling Tournament was capped last night by a fantastic final, as Duke beat Wisconsin 68-63. It was the fifth championship for Duke and Mike Krzyzewski.
Jahlil Okafor scored two big buckets late and his freshman buddy Tyus Jones hit a key 3-pointer to lift Duke to its fifth national title Monday night in a 68-63 comeback win over Wisconsin.
The Blue Devils have young talent that’s ready to bolt for the NBA in a year or so, while Wisconsin’s personnel has withstood the test of time.
Quinn Cook scored 22 points to help No. 1 seed Duke get off to a torrid start and beat Robert Morris 85-56 on Friday night in the NCAA Tournament’s round of 64.
Mo Madness has spread across the Robert Morris University campus.
March Madness is officially upon us and thousands of people agonized over last-minute bracket changes.
Robert Morris basketball head coach Andy Toole joined “The Fan Morning Show” on Thursday to talk about his team’s win over North Florida in the First Four and their upcoming round-of-64 matchup with Duke on Friday.
Lucky Jones scored 21 points, including a key free throw, Rodney Pryor had 20 and Marcquise Reed 19 to lead Robert Morris back from a 14-point second-half deficit to beat North Florida 81-77 on Wednesday night in the First Four.
Here are five games this week that will get you ready for the upcoming NCAA Tournament.
Mike Krzyzewski moved one victory from 1,000 for his Hall of Fame career in No. 5 Duke’s 79-65 win over Pittsburgh on Monday night.
Just days after being named a semifinalist for the Maxwell college football player of the year award, Pitt running back James Conner has earned more national Maxwell Award recognition.
Pitt Football running back James Conner had the best games of his career in the team’s 51-48 loss to Duke on Saturday, putting up 263 yards and three touchdowns on 38 carries and that, along with what he has done the rest of the season has him among the semifinalists for the Maxwell Award.
Backup Duke quarterback Thomas Sirk bulled into the end zone from 5 yards in the second overtime to lift the 24th-ranked Blue Devils to a 51-48 win over Pitt on Saturday.
Pitt football head coach Paul Chryst joined “The Fan Morning Show” Thursday for his regular weekly spot as his Panthers prepare to take on Duke at Heinz Field on Saturday.
For the third time in four years, the Pitt men’s basketball program received public recognition from the NCAA for ranking among the nation’s top 10 percent of all 351 men’s basketball teams based on its Academic Progress Rate.