Young scored 20 points for Kentucky last night, twice as many as the next highest-scoring Wildcat, in a 60-54 loss to Connecticut. This was Young’s ninth 20-plus point game and he led Kentucky with 17 in the Final Four win over Wisconsin.
The wildest NCAA Tournament of the modern era culminates with an 8 seed versus a 7 seed for the championship. Kentucky, a 74-73 winner over Wisconsin on Saturday, will face Connecticut, which upset Florida 64-53.
Californians wanting to cheer on the Niners in the Jan. 19 NFC Championship Game in Seattle will not be able to buy tickets through the Seahawks.
Most pundits expected Louisville to be in the national championship game, but no one expected Luke Hancock to play an important role.
Rick Pitino, who will coach Louisville in the NCAA championship game Monday night, is among seven people elected to the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame.
Tonight, the No. 1 overall seed takes on a team once ranked No. 1 and now playing its best basketball. On one side is Louisville, the favorite when the field was announced, trying to keep the national championship trophy in the state of Kentucky.
President Barack Obama congratulated the Los Angeles Galaxy and LA Kings Tuesday when the championship teams visited the White House to participate in a “Let’s Move!” Q&A with youths.
The Los Angeles Kings’ defense of their Stanley Cup title looks a whole lot like their championship season so far.
Authorities held a news conference Wednesday to discuss an arrest made in the 2010 arson attack outside Staples Center after the Lakers’ championship win.
Team officials took part in a service project at a Boys & Girls Club in Washington, marking the administration’s first time hosting the event outside of the White House.