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Bilas: This Sweet 16 is neither unprecedented nor revolutionary

Wed, 21 Mar 2018 09:04:37 EST

OK, let's get a few things straight: A revolution is not happening in college basketball. Nor is what is happening in this NCAA tournament unprecedented. We've had crazier tournaments. What isn't crazy is The Bilastrator's order of the 16 remaining teams.

How they got here and what's next for every team in the Sweet 16

Wed, 21 Mar 2018 09:12:58 EST

The field has been trimmed. Only 16 are left standing. It's time to look at what they did to get here and, more importantly, what they need to do if they hope to keep moving along in March.

Auburn's Purifoy must sit first part of 2018-19

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 20:33:33 EST

After sitting out the 2017-18 season because of eligibility concerns related to his connection to the FBI investigation of corruption in college basketball, Auburn's Danjel Purifoy will be eligible after the first 30 percent of next season.

Next level: Young leaves OU to enter NBA draft

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 10:40:45 EST

Trae Young, who averaged 27.4 points and 8.7 assists as a freshman at Oklahoma, is entering the NBA draft and is projected as a lottery pick.

Texas' Bamba says he's entering NBA draft

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 14:57:57 EST

Freshman standout Mohamed Bamba of Texas says he will enter the NBA draft.

Iowa State's Wigginton to test NBA draft waters

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 22:44:46 EST

Lindell Wigginton is not planning on hiring an agent at this stage and thus will preserve the option to return to Iowa State.

Penny on Memphis: 'Losing is not an option'

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 12:38:43 EST

Penny Hardaway was introduced as the next men's basketball coach at Memphis on Tuesday.

OT buzzer-beater gives Graceland NAIA crown

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 23:59:47 EST

Justin Harley hit just his second 3-pointer of the game, a buzzer-beater in overtime, to give Graceland (Iowa) its first NAIA national championship.

Duke solved its defensive problems by taking a page from Syracuse's playbook

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 14:37:05 EST

The seed was planted when Mike Krzyzewski took Jim Boeheim's advice and went to a 2-3 zone during a Team USA exhibition in 2010. Coach K turned to the zone again this season to save his defense and get the Blue Devils to the Sweet 16.

What separates each coach in the Sweet 16

Mon, 19 Mar 2018 09:57:17 EST

The Sweet 16 coaches are a blend of the familiar (Jim Boeheim, Coach K, John Calipari) and some surprises (Loyola-Chicago's Porter Moser). What defines each leader and what are their weak spots?

With so many top seeds eliminated, it's time to reseed the Sweet 16

Mon, 19 Mar 2018 15:39:35 EST

Let's try this again. It's not exactly the 16 teams we expected, but it's time to take a good look and put them in the proper order. The top teams aren't that shocking, but then the surprises start.

NCAA tournament Sweet 16 field contains more surprises than sure things

Mon, 19 Mar 2018 01:22:43 EST

Welcome to the Sweet 16, Sister Jean. Loyola-Chicago's Cinderella story is just one delightful development in this year's field. Half the 1-seeds are gone, and there's no telling who has the upper hand to reach the Final Four.

Need a new team to root for? We got you

Mon, 19 Mar 2018 10:23:00 EST

So your bracket is busted, your original champion is already out of the tournament and you need someone new to follow. We've done the research for you already. All you have to do now is pick the team that best fits your style.

From upsets, to instant celebrity, to Steph Curry, 72 hours of being UMBC

Mon, 19 Mar 2018 13:33:21 EST

Nobody knew UMBC before the Retrievers pulled off college basketball's biggest upset. But suddenly stars and celebs were talking about them and fans were waiting until all hours to congratulate them. Inside the 72 hours that changed their lives.

Trae Young on declaring for NBA draft: 'I am ready to get to work.'

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 09:15:48 EST

Oklahoma guard Trae Young always dreamed of making the NCAA tournament, but now he's moving on to his next big goal -- the NBA.

The mostly bad history of NBA All-Stars as college coaches

Mon, 19 Mar 2018 11:38:30 EST

Penny Hardaway won't be the first former NBA All-Star to try his hand at being a college head coach. A look back at those who tried before should worry Memphis fans.

UMBC's brief, but unforgettable, moment in the spotlight comes to an end

Mon, 19 Mar 2018 01:20:47 EST

Kansas State kept the Retrievers from moving on to the Sweet 16, but the unlikely team from Maryland will always have its place in history.

FSU's Hamilton: Upsets point to 'a revolution'

Sun, 18 Mar 2018 23:21:58 EST

After his Seminoles stunned No. 1 seed Xavier on Sunday, Leonard Hamilton warned reporters not to call anything that happens in the tournament an upset. "I think what you see happening in college basketball, it's almost like a revolution," he said.

Meet Sister Jean, Loyola-Chicago's not-so-secret weapon

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 02:19:28 EST

Sister Jean Dolores-Schmidt, 98, serves as the team's chaplain and its biggest fan. She's hoping the Ramblers can extend their tournament stay with another upset Saturday against Tennessee.

Biggest NCAA tournament upsets of the 64-team era

Mon, 13 Mar 2017 10:48:37 EST

16-seed UMBC made history by beating 1-seed UVA as a 20.5-point underdog. Where does it rank among the biggest pointspread upsets according to Vegas? Here are the largest upsets by point spread since 1985.

UMBC's Jairus Lyles happily made history, knocked his parents' alma mater out of NCAA tournament

Sat, 17 Mar 2018 01:54:45 EST

Jairus Lyles could have transferred, but his decision to stay at UMBC paid off and he has made his Cavaliers parents part of Retriever Nation, too.

How one man's Hollywood flop set off NCAA basketball's biggest scandal

Tue, 13 Mar 2018 13:54:48 EST

Marty Blazer's attempt to cover his losses from a film, along with another movie and a country music venture, landed him as the catalyst in an investigation that might actually make a great movie one day.