College Basketball

NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 19: A basketball sits on the court during a break in the action between the Brooklyn Nets and the Philadelphia 76ers during preseason action at the Barclays Center on October 19, 2012 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. The 76ers defeated the Nets 106-76. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Valparaiso Forward Alec Peters Shines In Regular Season Finale

Alec Peters is not just a scorer. The 6’9” forward proved that in the first half of Valparaiso’s regular season finale against Cleveland State, passing out of double teams and attempting just two shots.

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WICHITA, KS - FEBRUARY 28: Guard Fred Van Vleet #23 of the Wichita State Shockers celebrates with teammates after a scoring run against the Northern Iowa Panthers during the first half on February 28, 2015 at Charles Koch Arena in Wichita, Kansas. (Photo by Peter Aiken/Getty Images)

Five Things: Wichita, Arizona Win Big Games

Saturday’s slate was incredible, and some of the biggest and best games are recapped below. In many conferences, regular season concluded this past weekend, meaning the league tournaments are set to begin (some as early as tomorrow).

03/02/2015

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5 NCAA Storylines To Watch Heading Into March

What to watch for in the lead up to the madness of the next couple weeks.

02/28/2015

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UCLA Holds Off Stanford, 69-67, For 3rd Straight Win

Norman Powell had 20 points and eight rebounds, Isaac Hamilton scored 18 points and UCLA survived to beat Stanford 69-67 on Thursday night for its third straight win.

02/05/2015

PALO ALTO, CA - JANUARY 04: The Stanford Cardinal celebrate after they beat the Washington Huskies in overtime at Maples Pavilion on January 4, 2015 in Palo Alto, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Pac-12 Bracketology: How Many Teams Will Reach NCAA Tournament?

Which Pac-12 teams are in a good position to earn a bid? Which have a lot more work to do? With only two teams ranked in the top 25, there might not be much conference representation at the Big Dance.

01/27/2015

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UCLA Wins 2nd Straight, Tops California, 73-54

All five UCLA starters scored in double figures, led by freshman forward Kevon Looney with 15 points, as the Bruins cruised to a 73-54 victory over Cal in Pac-12 action Sunday night.

01/11/2015

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Oregon State Defeats UC Santa Barbara, 76-64

Gary Payton II had 14 points, nine rebounds and five steals to lead Oregon State past UC Santa Barbara 76-64 Tuesday night.

12/30/2014

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No. 5 Louisville Tops Long Beach State, 63-48

Fifth-ranked Louisville had nowhere to go but up after a lackluster offensive effort against top-ranked Kentucky.

12/30/2014

Tyler Roberson #21 of the Syracuse Orange shoots the ball against the Long Beach State 49ers during the second half at the Carrier Dome on December 28, 2014 in Syracuse, New York. Syracuse defeated Long Beach State 85-67. (credit: Rich Barnes/Getty Images)

Gbinije Leads Syracuse Over LBSU 85-67

Coach Jim Boeheim has only taken a handful of transfers in his long tenure at Syracuse. His latest is finally hitting his stride.

12/28/2014

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Souza Leads UC Irvine Past Bradley 55-47

Travis Souza hit four 3-pointers and finished with 12 points to lead UC Irvine in a strong second half to get past Bradley 55-47 in the opening round of the Las Vegas Holiday Hoops Classic on Sunday.

12/21/2014

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UCLA Rallies In 2nd Half To Beat UC Riverside 77-66

Another slow start had UCLA coach Steve Alford questioning his team’s toughness at halftime. He demanded to know who was going to be a leader and bring energy against an upstart UC Riverside team.

12/10/2014

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No. 10 Texas Tops UCLA In Rebounding For 75-65 Win

Freshman guard Brooke McCarty scored 20 points off the bench and No. 10 Texas dominated the boards to roll to a 75-65 win over UCLA on Sunday.

11/23/2014

Nikola Jovanovic #32 of the USC Trojans passes under pressure from Dustin Thomas #13 of the Colorado Buffaloes during a first-round game of the Pac-12 Basketball Tournament at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on March 12, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Colorado won 59-56. (credit: Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

USC Will Rely On Newcomers For Hopes Of Improved Season

Southern California has no seniors, just three juniors and two eligible transfers in coach Andy Enfield’s second season.

10/29/2014

BALTIMORE, MD - OCTOBER 03: Delmon Young #27 of the Baltimore Orioles hits a three run RBI double to deep left feild in the eighth inning against Joakim Soria #38 of the Detroit Tigers during Game Two of the American League Division Series at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on October 3, 2014 in Baltimore, Maryland.

5 Months When You Forget Sports Aren’t The Only Thing Happening

Is there a better time of the year for sports than now? Well, depends on what you like. Here are five of the best sports months.

10/03/2014

USA Basketball Men's National Team Head Coach Mike Krzyzewski and Stephen Curry #43 listen to Lt. General Robert Caslen Jr. speak on August 18, 2014 at West Point in New York, New York. (credit: Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Army Grad Coach K Returns To West Point With USA Team

Krzyzewski returned to his alma mater on Monday with the U.S. national team, which toured the campus, ate lunch with cadets in the mess hall and held an open practice for military personnel and families.

08/18/2014

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