Latest Tournament News

Baylor Rides Defense, Three Point Shooting To Program's First-Ever National Championship 86-70 Over GonzagaThe Bears ended Gonzaga's bid for a perfect season with a swarming defense and lights out shooting from deep.
Loyola Basketball Coach Porter Moser Reportedly New Coach At OklahomaLoyola University Ramblers' men's basketball coach Porter Moser is reported moving on to coach at the University of Oklahoma. 
Jim Nantz, Calling His 30th Final Four, Says Opportunity To Call Games At Hinkle Fieldhouse 'Blew Me Away'The veteran CBS play-by-play announcer has been the voice of the tournament for three decades now and says calling games at the famed Butler arena 'was a thrill'.
Gonzaga A Big Favorite Entering Final Four But SportsLine's Kenny White Thinks UCLA Can 'Keep It Close' On SaturdayWhile the Bulldogs enter as a 14-point favorite, the trends over the years are in favor of the underdog Bruins entering Saturday's matchup.
Can Gonzaga's Mark Few Finally Win A Championship? CBS' Tracy Wolfson Points To Bulldogs 'Unselfishness' As KeyThe Bulldogs are looking to capture the program's first national title and their willingness to get everybody involved could be the key to getting them there.
Final Four Analysis: Can Gonzaga Finish Off Its Perfect Season?The Bulldogs, 30-0, are looking to become the first team since the 1975-76 Indiana Hoosiers to finish the season undefeated and win the national championship.
UCLA Fans Can Relive The Run To The Final Four With Encore Airings On CBS Sports NetworkBruins fans can relive the run through the East region beginning today at 4 p.m. PT on CBS Sports Network.
2021 Naismith Coach And Player Of The Year Awards To Be Announced Live On CBS Sports Network This Weekend As Part Of 20 Hours Of Final Four CoverageCBS Sports Network is bringing 20 hours of coverage for Final Four weekend as college basketball fans see the season wrap up this weekend.
Juzang Sends No. 11 Seed UCLA Past Michigan To Final FourJohnny Juzang poured in 28 points while playing most of the second half on a hurt ankle, and UCLA survived a series of nail-biting misses by top-seeded Michigan in the closing seconds for a 51-49 victory Tuesday night.
Quite A Show: Zags Stay Undefeated With 85-66 Win Over USCUSC didn’t get closer than 16 in the second half, and though their intensity wandered at times, there was never any doubt the Zags would be returning to Lucas Oil Stadium later this week, two wins away from perfection.
CBS Sports Caps Final Four Weekend With Three-Hour Block Highlighting HBCUs And Their Impact On College BasketballOn Sunday, April 4, CBS Television Network will feature three hours of programming on HBCUs, their history and contributions to the game.
In Season Of Zooms And Quarantine, USC, UCLA Both Underdogs In First-Ever Joint Elite Eight AppearanceAfter a year that was unlike any other in recent memory, UCLA and USC are both gunning for a spot in the NCAA men's basketball tournament's Final Four.
In Season Of Zooms And Quarantine, USC, UCLA Both Underdogs In First-Ever Joint Elite Eight AppearanceAfter a year that was unlike any other in recent memory, UCLA and USC are both gunning for a spot in the NCAA men's basketball tournament's Final Four.
Baylor Broils No. 3 Razorbacks, Ready For Even Bigger GameBaylor more than lived up to its top-seeded billing, pulling away from No. 3 Arkansas early and then again the second the game got uncomfortably close.
Flashback: The 1st Intercollegiate Basketball Game Was Played At Hamline University In St. PaulBack then, there were no three-pointers. Each bucket counted for a single point. Players weren't allowed to dribble, but rather just pivot and pass.
UCLA, USC Both In Elite Eight For First Time EverIf the crosstown rivals were to win, they would face off on Saturday, April 3 in Indianapolis.
USC Dominates Oregon To Reach First Elite Eight In 20 YearsIsaiah White scored 22 points and USC shut down Oregon's potent offense to reach the Elite Eight for the first time in 20 years with an 82-68 win in the West Region semifinals Sunday night.
UCLA Upsets Alabama To Advance To Elite 8 For First Time Since 2008UCLA scored the first seven points in overtime as it upset Alabama 88-78 in an NCAA men's basketball tournament East Regional semifinal Sunday to advance to the Elite 8 for the first time since 2008.
Despite Loyola's Loss In Sweet 16, Ramblers Fans Confident They'll Be Back In NCAA Tournament Soon; 'We’re Still Excited'You could definitely feel the mood shift from hopefulness to heartbreak as a Ramblers rally fell short in their 65-58 loss to Oregon State, but fans are confident Sister Jean's squad will be back.
Villanova Looks To Continue NCAA Tournament Run Against Top-Seeded BaylorVillanova is looking to capture its fourth NCAA title after winning it all in 1985, 2016 and 2018.
Villanova Basketball In Unfamiliar Underdog Territory Ahead Of Matchup With Top-Seeded BaylorCBS3's Pat Gallen spoke with CBS Sports analyst Clark Kellogg about Villanova being back in a familiar place and how they can continue their run.
Gonzaga's Drew Timme Has NCAA Tournament Fandom's AttentionWho would’ve imagined just a few years ago the same young man from Richardson Pearce High School would be closing in on one of the greatest seasons by any team in any sport?
Sweet 16 Analysis: Key Stats, Matchups To Watch In This Weekend's March Madness ActionEight games are set for this Saturday and Sunday to decide who moves on to the regional final. What could be the difference making notes? We took a look at each matchup.
Loyola Ramblers Make Best Of Living Under COVID Protocols As They Practice To Take On Oregon State In Sweet 16The Loyola Ramblers were getting ready Wednesday for their Sweet 16 matchup against Oregon State.
Texas Advances To Sweet 16 With 71-62 Win Over UCLACeleste Taylor scored 24 points, Kyra Lambert added 17 and No. 6 seed Texas beat third-seeded UCLA 71-62 on Wednesday night to advance to the Sweet 16.
USC Men's Basketball Coach Andy Enfield: 'We Didn't Expect To Beat Kansas By As Many Points As We Did'The USC Men's Basketball head coach talked with Jim Hill about his team advancing to the Sweet 16 and what it will take to make a deep run in the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament.
'They're A High-Octane Team': UCLA's Mick Cronin Says Alabama's 3-Point Shot, Rebounding Is What Concerns Him Most Ahead Of Sunday's GameUCLA defied expectations by making it to the Sweet Sixteen, but now they face powerhouse Alabama on Sunday, and Coach Mick Cronin minced no words about what his players are facing.
Loyola 2 Wins Away From Repeating Historic Run To NCAA Final FourLoyola is back in the Sweet 16 again.
March Madness: Sweet 16 Matchups, Tip Times, How To WatchThe schedule is set for the Sweet 16 tipping off on Saturday, March 27 on CBS.
Onyenwere Leads Third-Seeded UCLA Past Wyoming 69-48UCLA has won nine straight NCAA Tournament first round games, the last six under coach Cori Close. UCLA will face No. 6 seed Texas on Wednesday.