Thanks to a big second half, Loyola was able to take the opener of the College Basketball Invitational championship series on Monday with a win over Louisiana-Monroe.
In an odd and unusual journey, Dave Leitao found himself back at the helm of the DePaul basketball program as he talked about his wild ride back at his press conference on Monday.
New UIC head coach Steve McClain recognizes the high school hoops hotbed that is his new recruiting territory of Chicago, and he's hoping to get a few of those players to keep playing the Windy City.
1wThanks to a 23-point effort from Travis Trice and a sensational defensive performance, Michigan State is once again heading to the Sweet Sixteen after taking down Virginia, 60-54.
1wNotre Dame survived Butler's March magic.Jerian Grant scored 16 points, including the clinching layup with 18 seconds left in overtime, and the third-seeded Irish edged the Bulldogs 67-64 on Saturday night.
1wD'Angelo Russell doesn't go ice cold too often. But that's what happened Saturday, and it proved too much for the Buckeyes to overcome. No. 10 Ohio State was eliminated from the NCAA tournament with a 73-58 loss to No. 2 Arizona in the Round of 32.
1wWisconsin went up against a hot-shooting Coastal Carolina team, but the Badgers were hotter and pulled away for a 86-72 victory to advance to the Round of 32.
1wIowa won an NCAA tournament game for the first time since 2001 on Friday, torching Davidson, 83-52, to advance to the Round of 32 behind 26 points from Aaron White.
1wIt was another close one for the Terps, but they managed to hold off a challenge from 13-seed Valparaiso and advance to the Round of 32 thanks to a 65-62 win on Friday in Columbus.
1wArkansas erased a 13-point second-half deficit to beat Northwestern, 57-55, in a first-round NCAA Tournament game on Friday.