Andrew Smith had a double-double with a career-high 16 rebounds and 14 points, and Butler made 18 of 20 free throws down the stretch to hold off upset-minded Bucknell 68-56 in the second round of the NCAA tournament on Thursday.
Finally, the moment we have all been waiting for, March Madness! A time were everyone will be putting all their attention into college basketball as the 1st round of the NCAA tournament kicks off Thursday March 21st.
March Madness is making a swoosh into local bars in Orange County as the best college teams battle for the championship.
March Madness – the Christmas, New Year’s, and Mardi Gras for college basketball fans – will soon be upon us. You can watch it on CBS starting March 19 or you can go to one of these places in Los Angeles and be surrounded by sports fans.
Oh, those fabulous 15s. Did they leave your bracket in shambles? Join the club.
There are apparently men out there who love basketball so much, that they are resorting to getting a vasectomy in order to stay home during March Madness so they can sit on the couch and watch games all day.
CBS2′s NCAA tournament coverage begins Thursday morning at 9:15am with Murray State taking on Colorado State from Louisville, Kentucky.
Eugene Phelps scored 18 points, surpassing 1,000 for his career, as Long Beach State beat UC Davis 80-46 Thursday night in the first round of the Big West tournament.
The NCAA tournament’s television ratings are the highest since 2005.
Bradford Burgess made a layup off an inbounds pass with 7.1 seconds left and Jamie Skeen blocked a shot at the buzzer, giving Virginia Commonwealth a 72-71 victory over Florida State in overtime in a Southwest Region semifinal Friday night.
Brady Morningstar scored 18 points and Kansas played like a dominant No. 1 seed in a historic NCAA regional full of underdogs, beating 12th-seeded Richmond 77-57 Friday night.
The top-seeded Duke Blue Devils (32-5) were sent packing from a regional semifinal for the second time in three years, as the defending national champions were eliminated by the Arizona Wildcats.
Matt Howard scored 19 points and Butler sent home yet another higher seed in the NCAA tournament with a 61-54 victory over Wisconsin on Thursday night.
Courtney Vandersloot had 29 points and 17
assists to help No. 11 seed Gonzaga beat third-seeded UCLA 89-75 on Monday night in the second round of the NCAA tournament.
Basketball up close: we in the Southland are fortunate to have ample opportunities to watch or play.