Anthony Gill scored 17 points to help No. 1 seed Virginia pull away late and beat Coastal Carolina 70-59 on Friday night, avoiding a historic upset in the NCAA tournament.
Will Brown’s 16th-seeded Albany men’s basketball team played No. 1 overall seed Florida surprisingly close on Thursday, and with Pitt set to battle Florida in a round-of-32 matchup on Saturday, the Great Danes’ coach joined The Fan Morning Show on Friday to give the guys an idea of how the Gators can be beaten.
Talib Zanna helped Pitt jump out to a huge lead and the Panthers cruised the rest of the way.
This is it. We are here. Oh, and here’s a disclaimer before we get going: I don’t care much about those play-in games in the NCAA Tournament — or whatever it is they call them now. Anyhow, this is it. We are here.
Howland says Dixon has created his own monster by being a victim of his own sucess.
Everybody loves a Cinderella story. And the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament has had its fair share. Here are the top 5.
It’s right there for the taking – a billion dollar bracket contest for March Madness and a Mega Millions jackpot worth $400 million.
Colin Dunlap previewed the Pitt-Colorado matchup with Brian Howell of the Boulder Daily Camera.
Now that the NCAA has spoken, the Oakland Zoo is going on the road to Florida.
Robert Morris senior Artemis Spanou led the Colonials to an NCAA tournament berth for the first time in six years on Sunday.
Surely some will want more, some might even demand more, but if the Pitt basketball team wins a game and then bows out of the NCAA Tournament in the second round to No. 1-seeded Florida, that’s enough for me to look at this season as a success.
After much anticipation, the NCAA Tournament brackets were revealed Sunday evening.
CBS Sports Network college basketball analyst Chris Spatola joined The Fan Morning Show on Friday to offer his take on Friday’s Pitt vs. UNC ACC Tournament game, and on Pitt’s chances of making the NCAA Tournament after the Panthers’ win over Wake Forest.
Tab Douglas and Stacy Kauffman recapped Pitt-Clemson and looked ahead to the postseason with Kevin Gorman of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review.
Pitt basketball’s 71-66 loss to Florida St. at The Pete on Sunday night has certainly hurt their NCAA Tournament chances and may even have put them on the bubble.