Category Archives: College hoops

Who was last unranked team to win NCAA title?

Twitter question was asked today about the last unranked team to win the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament. The reason for the question, of course, is the fact that Kentucky is unranked in the Associated Press Top 25, yet made the … Continue reading

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Jimmy Dykes to be new women’s coach at Arkansas

INDIANAPOLIS — It’s a busy day, yes, but here’s a quick note that can’t be passed up: ESPN’s Andy Katz is reporting that Jimmy Dykes will be named the new women’s basketball coach at Arkansas. A former UK assistant under … Continue reading

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Michigan enters Sunday’s final battle-tested

INDIANAPOLIS — Kentucky took on a terrific non-conference schedule, playing Michigan State, Providence, Baylor, North Carolina and Louisville, among others. Jeff Sagarin’s computer ranks UK’s schedule No. 13 in the nation in terms of toughness. Michigan played the nation’s toughest … Continue reading

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Videos: Michigan players talk Midwest final

INDIANAPOLIS — And now the Michigan video blitz from the Wolverines’ turns in the breakout room during the in-between day at the Midwest Regional leading up to Sunday’s 5:05 p.m. Kentucky-Michigan clash for a ticket to the Final Four. Here … Continue reading

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Michigan transcript previewing Kentucky

INDIANAPOLIS — Here is the full transcript of Michigan’s time at the podium today at Lucas Oil Stadium previewing Sunday’s Midwest Region final game against Kentucky. The Wolverines are one victory away from their second consecutive Final Four appearance. THE … Continue reading

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Three quick things from Michigan’s win over Tennessee

INDIANAPOLIS — Three quick things from Michigan’s 72-71 win over Tennessee in the first Midwest Region semifinal. 1. Michigan is one win away from a second consecutive Final Four. The Wolverines are also one step away from a potential rematch … Continue reading

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NCAA Tournament on television: March 28

NCAA Tournament on television tonight, and it should be noted that Jim Nantz, Greg Anthony and Tracy Wolfson are doing the UK-U of L game for CBS. 7:15 – Tennessee vs. Michigan (CBS) 7:27 – Connecticut vs. Iowa State (TBS) … Continue reading

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NCAA Tournament on television: March 27

Tonight’s NCAA Tournament schedule on television: 7:15 – Dayton vs. Stanford (CBS) 7:47 – Baylor vs. Wisconsin (TBS) 9:45 – Florida vs. UCLA (CBS) 10:17 – San Diego State vs. Arizona (TBS)

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Schools with Sweet 16 men’s and women’s programs

Six schools boast both its men’s and women’s basketball teams in the Sweet 16 of the respective NCAA basketball tournaments. Here are the six with their schedules this week. Baylor:¬†Men play Wisconsin on Thursday in Los Angeles.¬†Women play Kentucky on … Continue reading

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Report: Steve Masiello did not graduate from UK

ESPN is reporting that the discrepancy on Steve Masiello’s background check is that the former University of Kentucky walk-on never graduated from UK even though his resume says otherwise. It was reported Tuesday that the Manhattan coach had accepted an … Continue reading

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