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.
1wMelo Trimble's sensational freshman season at Maryland had many thinking he might be a one-and-done, but after a report and some comments from head coach Mark Turgeon, perhaps Trimble will be sticking around College Park.
1wIn the latest Sports Business Minute, Comcast SportsNet Sports Business Insider Rick Horrow lists off some of the astounding figures surrounding the Big Dance when it comes to the big dollars generated.
1wComing off two of their worst performances of the John Groce Era — and a second straight NCAA tournament miss — the Illini head into a critical offseason looking for answers.
1wUIC announced Steve McClain as the new head basketball coach Monday. McClain spent the last five years as an assistant at Indiana and also was head coach of Wyoming for nine years.
1wMelo Trimble left Sunday's NCAA tournament game with a head injury, his absence adding a further sense of disappointment to a 69-59 defeat that ended the Terps' run in the Round of 32.
1wDespite some poorer-than-usual team-wide shooting numbers, Sam Dekker and Frank Kaminsky came through down the stretch as the Badgers held off the Oregon Ducks for a 72-65 win that propelled them to the Sweet Sixteen.
1wTwo days after blowing out Davidson, it was Iowa getting blown out, unable to keep pace with a lights-out-shooting Gonzaga team and watching its tourney stay come to an end in a 87-68 loss.