College basketball

Connecticut's Katie Lou Samuelson (33) reacts at the end of the first half of a first-round game against Saint Francis (Pa.) in the NCAA women's college basketball tournament in Storrs, Conn., Saturday, March 17, 2018. UConn has set the NCAA all-time record for points in a half with 94. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)
March 17, 2018 - 1:13 pm
STORRS, Conn. (AP) — Azura Stevens scored 26 points to lead six UConn players in double figures and the Huskies opened their NCAA Tournament with a record-setting 140-52 rout of Saint Francis (Pa.) on Saturday. The tournament's top seed set a record for points in a tournament game and all-time NCAA...
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Villanova's Jalen Brunson, right, Mikal Bridges, center, and Phil Booth, left, chuckle as they take questions during a news conference at the NCAA men's college basketball tournament, Friday, March 16, 2018, in Pittsburgh. Villanova faces Alabama in a second-round game on Saturday. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)
March 17, 2018 - 1:12 pm
The Latest on the second round of the NCAA Tournament (all times Eastern): 1:10 p.m. No. 1 Villanova is getting a scare from Alabama. The Wildcats lead the ninth-seeded Crimson Tide 32-27 at halftime. The sport is still buzzing from top-seeded Virginia's 20-point loss to 16th-seeded UMBC on Friday...
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Tennessee forward Admiral Schofield (5) grabs a loose ball over Wright State center Parker Ernsthausen (22) in the second half of a first-round game in the NCAA college basketball tournament in Dallas, Thursday, March 15, 2018. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
March 17, 2018 - 12:51 pm
The Latest on the second round of the NCAA Tournament (all times Eastern): 12:50 p.m. The Pac-12 is out. The Big Ten is undefeated. And the SEC has the most teams left in the NCAA Tournament with six still playing after the first round. The conference scoreboard for the 32 teams left in the NCAA...
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Buffalo guard CJ Massinburg talks to reporters Friday, March 16, 2018, in Boise, Idaho. Buffalo will play Kentucky Saturday in a second-round game in the NCAA men's college basketball tournament. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)
March 17, 2018 - 9:57 am
The University of Maryland-Baltimore County proved that anything can happen in the NCAA Tournament. After pulling off the upset of all NCAA upsets, the 16th-seeded Retrievers get a day to rest and recharge following their history-making win over No. 1 seed Virginia. No. 11 seed Loyola-Chicago and...
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Virginia's Isaiah Wilkins (21) is consoled after fouling out during the second half of the team's first-round game against UMBC in the NCAA men's college basketball tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Friday, March 16, 2018. (AP Photo/Bob Leverone)
March 17, 2018 - 3:31 am
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The doors to the Virginia's locker room opened, the last protection for a group of players sitting in a state of shocked quiet after the most improbable of losses. Some fought back tears. Some hung their heads or stared blankly down at their cellphones. Others could only...
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UMBC's Jairus Lyles (10) drives past Virginia's Isaiah Wilkins (21) and Kyle Guy (5) during the second half of 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 17, 2018 - 3:22 am
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — So how do you top winning your conference tournament on a buzzer-beater 3-pointer? Well, knocking off the No. 1 team in the country by 20 points in the first round of the NCAA Tournament should do it. UMBC's magical season rolled on Friday night when it throttled Virginia,...
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Buffalo guard CJ Massinburg talks to reporters Friday, March 16, 2018, in Boise, Idaho. Buffalo will play Kentucky Saturday in a second-round game in the NCAA men's college basketball tournament. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)
March 17, 2018 - 2:33 am
The University of Maryland-Baltimore County proved that anything can happen in the NCAA Tournament. After pulling off the upset of all NCAA upsets, the 16th-seeded Retrievers get a day to rest and recharge following their history-making win over No. 1 seed Virginia. No. 11 seed Loyola-Chicago and...
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Buffalo guard CJ Massinburg talks to reporters Friday, March 16, 2018, in Boise, Idaho. Buffalo will play Kentucky Saturday in a second-round game in the NCAA men's college basketball tournament. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)
March 17, 2018 - 2:28 am
The University of Maryland-Baltimore County proved that anything can happen in the NCAA Tournament. After pulling off the upset of all NCAA upsets, the 16th-seeded Retrievers get a day to rest and recharge following their history-making win over No. 1 seed Virginia. No. 11 seed Loyola-Chicago and...
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Virginia's Ty Jerome (11) shoots over UMBC's Jairus Lyles (10) during the first half of a first-round game in the NCAA men's college basketball tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Friday, March 16, 2018. (AP Photo/Bob Leverone)
March 17, 2018 - 2:22 am
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Jairus Lyles couldn't suppress a smile, knowing that a school known more for chess than hoops had finally made it happen — a 16 ousting a 1 in March Madness. The University of Maryland-Baltimore County stunned the sports world by pulling off the most surprising upset in...
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Syracuse forward Marek Dolezaj (21), of Slovakia, dunks against TCU during the second half of an NCAA men's college basketball tournament first-round game in Detroit, Friday, March 16, 2018. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)
March 17, 2018 - 1:56 am
DETROIT (AP) — Forget the matchup between the Syracuse defense and TCU's offense. That was no contest. The question was whether the Orange could score enough to take that smothering zone to another round. "We just wanted to stay poised down the stretch," guard Frank Howard said. "We didn't want to...
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