1. UNC Earns Sweet Redemption with Gritty NCAA Championship Win over Gonzaga

    GLENDALE, Ariz. — Roy Williams leaned against a railing on the stage at center court and watched the "One Shining Moment" montage between his wife Wanda and grandchildren...

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  2. Give Roy Williams the Credit He Deserves: UNC Coach Is Best of This Generation

    GLENDALE, Ariz. — Roy Williams is in the Hall of Fame. He will play in the national championship game for the sixth time in his career Monday night and try for his third national title...

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  3. Gonzaga Silences Skeptics for Good as Complete Performance Keys Title-Game Berth

    GLENDALE, Ariz. — Gonzaga's Nigel Williams-Goss stormed out of the locker room on his way to the national championship Saturday, and he had a message for anyone who would listen...

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  4. 'Mr. March' Is on Fire: Oregon's Tyler Dorsey Proving Doubters Wrong in Big Way

    GLENDALE, Ariz. — Tyler Dorsey wants everyone to know that he would like to drop the nickname “Mr. March.” “I don’t really care for the name,” Dorsey said...

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  5. NCAA Championship 2017: Updated Title Odds Going into Final Four

    This Final Four has three teams that fit the profile of past national champs and one that shares some similarities with at least one (hello, 2014 Connecticut!)...

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  6. Stock Up, Stock Down for NBA Prospects Ahead of the 2017 Final Four

    The NCAA tournament is the lasting image for general managers and NBA scouts when it comes to the NBA draft...

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  7. Bill Self, Kansas Jayhawks Didn't Choke: Oregon Ducks Earned Final Four Bid

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The hot take out of Kansas City on Saturday night is Bill Self did it again. Choked. In another Elite Eight. The seventh time in his career his team has crashed one step from the Final Four...

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  8. NCAA Tournament 2017: Everything You Need to Know About the Elite Eight

    It's getting good, folks. The tournament hit full madness Friday night when Zak Showalter hit an improbable three to send Wisconsin's Sweet 16 game against Florida to overtime, and ...

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  9. There's No Slowing Down Kansas: Elite Speed Has KU Looking Like Title Favorites

    The fastest team on hardwood took shape in late September when Kansas coach Bill Self made a decision that may end up bagging him a second national title...

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  10. Ranking the Top 20 Players in the Sweet 16

    The second round knocked out National Player of the Year candidate Josh Hart and Duke’s loaded roster, but there’s no shortage of quality talent in this year’s Sweet 16...

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  11. NCAA Tournament 2017: The All-Tournament Team Through Round 2

    The second round of the NCAA tournament delivered performances that will be unforgettable for some fanbases, including the losing ones, and made up for what was a tame first round...

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  12. Winners and Losers from Day 3 of NCAA Tournament

    Hooray chaos. The first round of the NCAA tournament lacked the drama we're used to seeing, so you knew the second round had to deliver. And, of course, it did. The defending champion and overall No...

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  13. Everything You Need to Know About March Madness Day One

    The best days of the year are finally here. I hope you've called in sick, have your comfy clothes on and multiple televisions set up in your living room...

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  14. NCAA Basketball Championship 2017: Who Best Fits the Blueprint of a Winner?

    After four months of basketball, you would think that a team typically is what it is. This exercise is done to identify the traits of a national champion by studying past champs...

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  15. NCAA Bracket Predictions 2017: Sleeper Teams Destined to Ruin Brackets

    The key to NCAA tournament opening-weekend superiority in your office pool is picking the right sleepers to advance but not going too wild. I'm here to help...

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  16. Ranking the 25 Best Players of the 2017 NCAA Tournament

    The popular pick for National Player of the Year in the preseason was Duke’s Grayson Allen. Allen is on this list, but well below what anyone would have anticipated after his up-and-down junior season...

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  17. 2017 NCAA Bracket Predictions: Best Picks for Every Matchup

    Go with your gut. That has always been my bracket-picking philosophy. Last year, I tried to go with my head. Stupid me. I decided I was going to pick the team to win the title that I trusted the most, and that was Michigan State...

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  18. Where's the NBA Draft Love for CBB's Player of the Year Contenders?

    Former Texas point guard T.J. Ford is the only Naismith College Player of the Year winner under 6'0", which seems almost unfathomable given the award has been handed out since 1969...

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  19. For Likely No. 1 Pick Markelle Fultz, Will Missing NCAA Tourney Affect Career?

    Markelle Fultz's college career is almost certainly finished, and the likely No. 1 pick in the 2017 NBA draft played for a team that won nine games...

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  20. Bleacher Report's 2016-17 College Basketball Awards

    It’s award season, and it’s time to remind everyone what we seem to forget in the preseason. Upperclassmen usually are the best players in this sport...

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  21. Opportunity, Confidence and Strength: The Formula for Justin Jackson's Star Turn

    You don't really see a difference when you look at him. North Carolina's Justin Jackson is still as skinny as a beanpole. Long limbs and torso on a body that just doesn't look able to add bulk...

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  22. Win over West Virginia a Reminder of How Dangerous Baylor Will Be in March

    Momentum is a dangerous word when it comes to the NCAA tournament, because it fools us into writing off some teams that had stumbled late in the season. Last year, Syracuse lost five of six games entering the tourney and made the Final Four...

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  23. Marcus Foster's Redemption: Creighton Star Thriving After Kansas State Flameout

    Omaha, Neb. — Marcus Foster is cut now and more confident in himself. That's what stands out as I sit across from him at a table in Creighton's practice facility...

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  24. UNC's Gritty Win Over Louisville Strengthens Championship-Caliber Resume

    We fall in love with the one-and-dones in the preseason. We focus on who has the NBA prospects during the season. But in March and April, this is what usually wins: scoring inside and out, experience and a great coach...

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  25. Updated Player of the Year Rankings for College Basketball in 2016-17

    We’re deep enough into the college basketball season that the statistics guys are putting up are probably going to be close to how they finish...

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