College basketball

Loyola-Chicago guard Clayton Custer (13) shoots over Tennessee's Jordan Bowden (23) and Jordan Bone (0) and scores in the final seconds of a second-round game at the NCAA men's college basketball tournament in Dallas, Saturday, March 17, 2018. The shot helped Loyola to a 63-62 win. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
March 18, 2018 - 2:10 am
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Ramblers are moving on. Are the Retrievers ready to run with them to the Sweet 16? Loyola-Chicago kept its feel-good story going with a one-point win over third-seeded Tennessee in the second round Saturday as the little guys kept making more noise in the NCAA Tournament...
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UMBC's K.J. Maura (11) and Jourdan Grant (5) celebrate the team's 74-54 win over Virginia in a first-round game in the NCAA men's college basketball tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Friday, March 16, 2018. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)
March 18, 2018 - 1:59 am
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — As the sun rose on the Saturday morning celebration of their unprecedented NCAA Tournament upset, Ryan Odom implored his suddenly-famous basketball team to get some sleep. It was time for family and friends of UMBC to leave the hotel and for the Retrievers to return to their...
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Michigan guard Jordan Poole (2) is chased by forward Moritz Wagner (13) after Poole made a 3-point basket at the buzzer to win an NCAA men's college basketball tournament second-round game against Houston on Saturday, March 17, 2018, in Wichita, Kan. Michigan won 64-63. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
March 18, 2018 - 1:17 am
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — The unflappable freshman with swag to spare let loose a long 3-pointer just as the buzzer sounded, watched it splash through the net and took off on a dead sprint around the arena. "I saw everybody celebrating," Michigan's Jordan Poole said later, "and I always thought if I hit...
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Houston guard Rob Gray (32) drives on Michigan guard Zavier Simpson (3) during the first half of an NCAA men's college basketball tournament second-round game, Saturday, March 17, 2018, in Wichita, Kan. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)
March 18, 2018 - 12:47 am
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Michigan freshman Jordan Poole drained a long 3-pointer at the buzzer after Houston squandered a chance to lock up a spot in the Sweet 16, giving the third-seeded Wolverines a heart-stopping 64-63 victory in the second round of the NCAA Tournament on Saturday night. Devin Davis...
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Houston guard Rob Gray (32) drives on Michigan guard Zavier Simpson (3) during the first half of an NCAA men's college basketball tournament second-round game, Saturday, March 17, 2018, in Wichita, Kan. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)
March 18, 2018 - 12:41 am
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Michigan freshman Jordan Poole drained a long 3-pointer at the buzzer after Houston squandered a chance to lock up a spot in the Sweet 16, giving the third-seeded Wolverines a heart-stopping 64-63 victory in the second round of the NCAA Tournament on Saturday night. Devin Davis...
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Purdue center Isaac Haas grimaces after falling on his right elbow during the second half of a first round game in the NCAA college basketball tournament against Cal State Fullerton, Friday, March 16, 2018, in Detroit. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)
March 18, 2018 - 12:40 am
DETROIT (AP) — A day after Isaac Haas' season was declared over, there's now a bit of mystery surrounding the status of Purdue's star center. That could be encouraging news for the second-seeded Boilermakers, who announced Friday that Haas would miss the rest of the NCAA Tournament with a broken...
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Michigan guard Muhammad-Ali Abdur-Rahkman (12) gets past Houston forward Nura Zanna (13) to put up a shot during the first half of an NCAA men's college basketball tournament second-round game Saturday, March 17, 2018, in Wichita, Kan. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
March 18, 2018 - 12:24 am
The Latest on the second round of the NCAA Tournament (all times Eastern): 12:25 a.m. Freshman guard Jordan Poole squared up and drained a long 3-pointer at the buzzer, giving third-seeded Michigan a heart-stopping 64-63 victory over No. 6 seed Houston in the second round of the NCAA Tournament on...
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Texas Tech's Zach Smith (11), Zhaire Smith (2) and Keenan Evans (12), celebrate in the closing seconds of the second half of a second-round game against Florida at the NCAA men's college basketball tournament in Dallas, Saturday, March 17, 2018. Texas Tech won 69-66. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
March 17, 2018 - 11:40 pm
DALLAS (AP) — Keenan Evans keeps making big plays, extending Texas Tech's season — and his time with second-year head coach Chris Beard. They have another game with the Red Raiders headed to the NCAA Tournament's Sweet 16 for the first time since 2005. Evans, who treats every game like senior night...
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Florida guard Chris Chiozza (11) drives to the basket against Texas Tech guard Niem Stevenson (10) during the first half of a second-round game at the NCAA men's college basketball tournament in Dallas, Saturday, March 17, 2018. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
March 17, 2018 - 11:20 pm
DALLAS (AP) — Keenan Evans keeps making big plays, extending Texas Tech's season — and his time with second-year head coach Chris Beard. They have another game with the Red Raiders headed to the NCAA Tournament's Sweet 16 for the first time since 2005. Evans, who treats every game like senior night...
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Gonzaga guard Zach Norvell Jr., left, drives down the baseline as Ohio State forward Jae'Sean Tate, right, attempts a steal during the second half of a second-round game in the NCAA men's college basketball tournament Saturday, March 17, 2018, in Boise, Idaho. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)
March 17, 2018 - 11:12 pm
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Zach Norvell Jr. pulled up for 3-pointers, drove fearlessly to the rim and bulled his way into the trees to snare rebounds. A spectator during Gonzaga's Final Four run a year ago, the confident, extroverted freshman could be the ticket for a return trip. Norvell had 28 points,...
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