1. West Regional: Key player for North Carolina Tar Heels

    LOS ANGELES -- Kennedy Meeks, who is dealing with a knee injury, remains questionable for Thursday's NCAA tournament matchup between the North Carolina Tar Heels and the Wisconsin Badgers at the Staples Center...

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  2. North Carolina's J.P. Tokoto Thinking About a W, but Not THAT W

    LOS ANGELES — Four years ago, J.P. Tokoto spurned his home-state Wisconsin Badgers to play basketball for the University of North Carolina...

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  3. A Constant Target of Roy Williams' Anger, Brice Johnson Is Used to Tough Love

    LOS ANGELES – Roy Williams will yell at Brice Johnson tonight. Williams realizes this. So does Johnson. So does Johnson's father, Herman...

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  4. Roy Williams Looks Like Giddy 5-Year-Old in Team Photo with James Worthy

    People oftentimes forget that most college basketball coaches are not very tall and we rarely see them in casual clothes, thus producing amusing photos and subsequent reactions in those few cases...

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  5. Notre Dame 'Not Done Yet'

    CLEVELAND – In 1990 and 1991, two mid-tier teams played a home-and-home series. The games couldn't have been further from national relevance...

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  6. Notebook: Thinking Less Better for Notre Dame Freshman Bonzie Colson

    CLEVELAND – Nothing ever seemed to faze Notre Dame freshman Bonzie Colson, until everything did. So good, so focused, so locked in on his duties as an energy/effort guy off the bench this college basketball season, Colson admitted that...

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  7. Steve Vasturia Stays Steady, Keys Notre Dame

    The boyish looks and the baby-face jabs are both telling and misleading. Irish guard Steve Vasturia hadn't previously heard the “baby-faced assassin” nickname head coach ...

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  8. Mike Brey balances family, Notre Dame

    CLEVELAND — After Notre Dame defeated Butler to advance to the Sweet 16, Notre Dame coach Mike Brey made some time to grieve...

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  9. Dean Smith Documentary Pays Homage to Visionary Coach

    “Dean Smith,” the new documentary about the North Carolina basketball coach, is purely a homage...

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  10. Zach Auguste Patrols the Paint as Notre Dame's Lone Inside Presence (VIDEO)

    CLEVELAND Zach Auguste is stumped. The Notre Dame junior forward has just been asked about the last time he shot a three-pointer, and he can't recall when or how it happened. He knows he did not attempt one this season...

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  11. Irish Basketball Teams Supporting Each Other in Double Sweet 16 Run

    Cleveland, OH Notre Dame is one of just five schools that has both its men's and women's basketball teams still standing in the NCAA Tournament...

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  12. North Carolina's Spenser Dalton Feels Like a Lucky 13

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  13. Doyel: Connaughton, Grant Are Irish Superheroes, Friends

    CLEVELAND – Mike Brey called the meeting. No outsiders – and not every insider was welcome, either...

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  14. Five Keys for UNC to Advance to the Final Four

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  15. Notre Dame's Star on Offense, Defense and the Mound

    CLEVELAND — In March, the differences between the pulsating energy of a basketball arena during the N.C.A.A. tournament and the quiet chill of a Midwestern collegiate baseball field could not be more stark...

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  16. A Big Man in the N.B.A., but Not on Campus at Columbia

    It was just before 9 o'clock Tuesday morning, and the entire Columbia University campus seemed to want just a few more hours of sleep...

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  17. Re-Energized Brey Leads Notre Dame Against Steady Shockers

    CLEVELAND — The blessing of being the son of an Olympic athlete meant Mike Brey grew up in a house where excellence wasn't requested from his mother, Lehighton High School graduate Betty Mullen Brey, but required...

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  18. Why Notre Dame's Jerian Grant Was Born to Ball

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  19. Pat Connaughton and the Cultural Transformation of Notre Dame Basketball

    Sitting on a bus, riding to minor league baseball games in the New York-Penn League last summer, Pat Connaughton had plenty of time to think about Notre Dame's dismal basketball season...

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  20. Winslow, Duke Basketball Ready for Sweet 16 Clash with Utah

    Justise Winslow went to the Final Four in Houston in 2011 and watched Connecticut cut down the nets. With two more wins in his hometown, the freshman can advance to Indianapolis for the opportunity to do the same...

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  21. Guards Who Matter in March

    Seth Greenberg explains why the North Carolina Tar Heels' Marcus Paige and Notre Dame Fighting Irish's Jerian Grant will be crucial to their team's success in the NCAA tournament.....

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  22. Badgering the Badgers: Questions UNC Will Need to Answer Against Wisconsin

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  23. Sweet 16 Run Means Something More for UNC Walk-Ons

    LOS ANGELES — They arrive at the Smith Center 30 minutes early every day to learn of their assignments.....

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  24. Midwest Regional: Key Player for Notre Dame Fighting Irish

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  25. Basketball Is About Family for Notre Dame's Jerian Grant

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