College basketball

Kentucky's Hamidou Diallo (3) reaches for a rebound with Tennessee's Admiral Schofield, top right, and Grant Williams, bottom right, during the first half of an NCAA college basketball championship game at the Southeastern Conference tournament Sunday, March 11, 2018, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)
March 11, 2018 - 3:29 pm
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Shai Gilgeous-Alexander scored 29 points to lead Kentucky to its fourth straight Southeastern Conference Tournament championship with a 77-72 win over No. 13 Tennessee on Sunday. The championship is the 31st in tournament history for the fourth-seeded Wildcats (24-10), who have won...
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Pennsylvania's Darnell Foreman reacts to his three-point shot to end the first half of an NCAA college basketball championship game in the Ivy League Tournament against the Harvard, Sunday, March 11, 2018, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Chris Szagola)
March 11, 2018 - 2:28 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Darnell Foreman scored 19 points, AJ Brodeur had 16 points and 10 rebounds and Penn earned its first NCAA Tournament berth since 2007 with a 68-65 win over Harvard in the Ivy League Tournament title game Sunday. Ryan Betley added 17 points for the Quakers (24-8), who will be...
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Virginia players celebrate with the championship trophy after defeating North Carolina 1in the NCAA Atlantic Coast Conference men's college basketball tournament, Saturday, March 10, 2018, in New York. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)
March 11, 2018 - 4:24 am
NEW YORK (AP) — With no one-and-dones, no sure-fire NBA lottery picks, No. 1 Virginia put together one of the most dominant seasons in the storied history of Atlantic Coast Conference basketball. Kyle Guy, Devon Hall and the Cavaliers beat No. 12 North Carolina 71-63 in the ACC championship game...
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Davidson head coach Bob McKillop, right, greets forward Peyton Aldridge (23) as he leaves the game late in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against St. Bonaventure at the Atlantic 10 Conference tournament, Saturday, March 10, 2018, in Washington. Davidson won 82-70. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
March 11, 2018 - 3:48 am
A barrage of 3-pointers gave Davidson a shot to make the NCAA Tournament. Another accurate day from the arc for the Wildcats could burst the hopes of bubble teams across the country. The Atlantic-10 Conference Tournament final on Sunday between Davidson and top-seeded Rhode Island may be must-see...
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Virginia players celebrate with the championship trophy after defeating North Carolina 1in the NCAA Atlantic Coast Conference men's college basketball tournament, Saturday, March 10, 2018, in New York. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)
March 11, 2018 - 12:40 am
NEW YORK (AP) — With no one-and-dones, no sure-fire NBA lottery picks, No. 1 Virginia put together one of the most dominant seasons in the storied history of Atlantic Coast Conference basketball. Kyle Guy, Devon Hall and the Cavaliers beat No. 12 North Carolina 71-63 in the ACC championship game...
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Arizona's Allonzo Trier, left, passes the ball as Southern California's Jonah Mathews defends during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Pac-12 men's tournament final Saturday, March 10, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Isaac Brekken)
March 11, 2018 - 12:17 am
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Deandre Ayton had 32 points and 18 rebounds in one of the most dominating performances in Pac-12 Tournament history, leading No. 15 Arizona to its second straight title with a 75-61 victory over Southern California on Saturday night. Ayton put on a show along The Strip, bouncing...
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Marshall head coach Dan D'Antoni and players celebrate their Conference USA Men's Basketball Championship in Frisco, Texas, Saturday, March 10, 2018. Marshall defeated Western Kentucky 67-66. (AP Photo/Michael Ainsworth)
March 10, 2018 - 11:59 pm
FRISCO, Texas (AP) — The long wait is over for Marshall after all those long shots by Jon Elmore. Elmore scored 20 of his 27 points after halftime, with a Conference USA championship game-record seven 3-pointers, and the Thundering Herd are going to their first NCAA Tournament since 1987 after a 67...
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Providence coach Ed Cooley reacts during the second half of the team's NCAA college basketball game against Villanova in the Big East men's tournament final Saturday, March 10, 2018, in New York. Villanova won 76-66. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
March 10, 2018 - 11:29 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Even ripping his pants halfway through Big East Tournament championship game couldn't spoil the feeling Providence coach Ed Cooley had about his team. Sure it hurt for the fifth-seeded Friars to lose to second-seeded and No. 2 Villanova 76-66 in their third straight overtime game...
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Virginia guard Kyle Guy (5) saves the ball from going out of bounds as North Carolina guard Joel Berry II (2) looks on in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game during the championship game of the Atlantic Coast Conference men's tournament Saturday, March 10, 2018, in New York. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)
March 10, 2018 - 11:28 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Kyle Guy, Devon Hall and No. 1 Virginia completed one of the most successful seasons in the storied history of Atlantic Coast Conference basketball, beating No. 12 North Carolina 71-63 in the tournament championship game Saturday night to finish 20-1 against league competition. The...
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Villanova players hold the tournament trophy after an NCAA college basketball game against Providence in the Big East men's tournament final Saturday, March 10, 2018, in New York. Villanova won 76-66 in overtime. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
March 10, 2018 - 11:11 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — As confetti fluttered down on a court still simmering from an epic title game, Jay Wright wrapped his arms around several Wildcats. While his current crop of stars got ready to climb a ladder and snip the net again, Wright celebrated with NBA All-Star Kyle Lowry and a slew of other...
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