Blog posts tagged in College Basketball
One shot was the difference Thursday night (March 23) as third-seeded Oregon outlasted the seventh-seeded University of Michigan men's basketball by a score of 69-68 in an NCAA Tournament round of 16 game at the Sprint Center.
The No. 11 seed Xavier Musketeers (24-13, 9-9 BIG EAST) used a 9-0 run to erase a seven-point deficit to the No. 2 seed Arizona Wildcats in the final three minutes of the NCAA West Regional Semifinal to advance to the Elite Eight for the third time in program history. The Wildcats finish the season at 32-5 overall and 16-2 in Pac 12 play.
Kansas basketball advanced to the Elite Eight for the second-straight season with a 98-66 victory over No. 4 seed Purdue on Thursday night at Sprint Center in the NCAA Championship Midwest Regional Semifinal.
Arizona's time in the big dance of college basketball two-steps it's way to the third round. The Wildcats will face Xavier in a storyline-heavy Sweet 16 match-up in the SAP Center in San Jose, Calif.
UConn sophomore Jalen Adams (Roxbury, Mass.) has been named to the National Association of Basketball Coaches Division I All-District First Team, announced on Wednesday by the NABC.