College basketball

Western Kentucky guard Josh Anderson (4) tries to get past Marshall guard Rondale Watson (23) during the first half of the Conference USA Men's Basketball Championship Game in Frisco, Texas, Saturday, March 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Michael Ainsworth)
March 10, 2018 - 11:03 pm
FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Jon Elmore scored 20 of his 27 points after halftime, including 11 in a row in a span of just over two minutes, and Marshall is going to its first NCAA Tournament since 1987 after a 67-66 win over Western Kentucky in the Conference USA championship game on Saturday night. The...
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Virginia center Jack Salt (33) and North Carolina forward Garrison Brooks (15) battle for a rebound 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 - 10:50 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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Western Kentucky guard Josh Anderson (4) tries to get past Marshall guard Rondale Watson (23) during the first half of the Conference USA Men's Basketball Championship Game in Frisco, Texas, Saturday, March 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Michael Ainsworth)
March 10, 2018 - 10:46 pm
FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Jon Elmore scored 20 of his 27 points after halftime, including 11 in a row in a span of just over two minutes, and Marshall is going to its first NCAA Tournament since 1987 after a 67-66 win over Western Kentucky in the Conference USA championship game on Saturday night. The...
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Kansas players celebrate as the championship trophy is help by Devonte' Graham following an NCAA college basketball game in the finals of the Big 12 men's tournament in Kansas City, Mo., Saturday, March 10, 2018. Kansas defeated West Virginia 81-70. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)
March 10, 2018 - 9:18 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Devonte Graham ripped off the shooting sleeve he was wearing and tossed it into the crowd, then took the two-time Big 12 defensive player of the year baseline for a pullup jumper. Talk about unflappable. Unstoppable, too. The league's player of the year finished with 18...
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FILE - In this Feb. 28, 2018, file photo, Georgia coach Mark Fox leaves the court after the team's loss to Texas A&M in an NCAA college basketball game in Athens, Ga. Fox has been fired following a disappointing regular season and the team's loss to Kentucky in the quarterfinals of the Southeastern Conference tournament. Athletic director Greg McGarity announced the decision in a statement released by the school on Saturday, March 10. (Joshua L Jones/Athens Banner-Herald via AP, File)
March 10, 2018 - 8:13 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia athletic director Greg McGarity believed this could be the year the Bulldogs returned to the NCAA Tournament and made a move to join the SEC's elite. Instead, a disappointing season led McGarity to decide Mark Fox wasn't the right coach to help Georgia contend for...
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Georgia head coach Mark Fox yells from the sidelines during the first half in an NCAA college basketball game against Vanderbilt at the Southeastern Conference tournament Wednesday, March 7, 2018, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)
March 10, 2018 - 6:48 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia coach Mark Fox has been fired following a disappointing regular season and a loss to Kentucky in the quarterfinals of the SEC Tournament. Athletic director Greg McGarity announced the decision in a statement released by the school on Saturday. McGarity moved quickly on Fox,...
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Kentucky's Wenyen Gabriel celebrates after making a 3-point basket during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Alabama in the semifinals of the Southeastern Conference tournament Saturday, March 10, 2018, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)
March 10, 2018 - 5:15 pm
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Collin Sexton and Alabama were making another push in the second half, cutting Kentucky's big lead down to nine with 5:15 remaining. But when Wenyen Gabriel knocked down his seventh 3-pointer on the next possession, the Wildcats were on their way. Gabriel whipped up his hands,...
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March 10, 2018 - 3:39 pm
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Jairus Lyles hit a long 3-pointer with less than a second left, lifting Maryland Baltimore County over top-seeded Vermont 65-62 Saturday in the America East championship game. Second-seeded UMBC (24-10) had lost 23 straight times to the Catamounts over the last 10 years, but...
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March 10, 2018 - 3:35 pm
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Jairus Lyles hit a long 3-pointer with less than a second left, lifting Maryland Baltimore County over top-seeded Vermont 65-62 Saturday in the America East championship game. Second-seeded UMBC (23-10) had lost 23 straight times to the Catamounts over the last 10 years, but...
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Central Michigan guard Presley Hudson (3), Tinara Moore (2) and Kyra Bussell (50) celebrate after defeating Buffalo 96-91 in an NCAA college basketball game in the championship of the Mid-American Conference tournament Saturday, March 10, 2018, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Ron Schwane)
March 10, 2018 - 2:31 pm
CLEVELAND (AP) — Micaela Kelly and Presley Hudson scored 26 points apiece, Tinara Moore and Reyna Frost had double-doubles and Central Michigan earned a berth in the NCAA Tournament with a 96-91 win over Buffalo on Saturday in the Mid-American Conference championship game. Moore had 17 points and...
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