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NCAA Tournament: Gonzaga survives West Virginia, as top seeds advance

SAN JOSE, Calif. – Jevon Carter fired up two potential tying 3-pointers only to see them go off-target and Gonzaga didn’t allow West Virginia to get off a third. A defensive stop was a fitting way...

DATE: March 23, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Colorado Mines buried by Bellarmine in Elite Eight

Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference regular season and tournament champion Colorado School of Mines saw its season end Wednesday. After winning the NCAA Division II Men’s Basketball South Central...

DATE: March 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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College basketball evolving into distinctively NBA game

INDIANAPOLIS – Rick Pitino watched in amazement as the Michigan Wolverines made 11 second-half 3-pointers, many from well beyond the arc. The first comparison that came to mind was the NBA’s...

DATE: March 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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Fort Lewis College’s Joshua Blaylock named to NABC All-America First Team

In two years at Fort Lewis College, basketball star Joshua Blaylock led the Skyhawks to heights never seen at the school. Tuesday, he received an honor that no FLC player has ever received....

DATE: March 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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Villanova loss, ACC flameout reshape NCAA Sweet 16 bracket

GREENVILLE, S.C. – The Atlantic Coast Conference’s strong regular season only stood to set up a first-weekend flameout in the NCAA Tournament. The league had a record nine bids, but North Carolina...

DATE: March 20, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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Sunday NCAA Tournament recap

EAST REGION SOUTH CAROLINA 88, DUKE 81 GREENVILLE, S.C. – Sindarius Thornwell had 24 points, Chris Silva scored 13 of his 17 points in the second half and seventh-seeded South Carolina stunned No....

DATE: March 19, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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NCAA Tournament: Defending champ Villanova falls on wild day

BUFFALO, N.Y. — Top-seeded Villanova was bounced from the NCAA Tournament by eighth-seeded Wisconsin, which overcame foul trouble for two of its stars in the second half Saturday to upset the...

DATE: March 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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Skyhawks Scoreboard: Lacrosse routs Oklahoma Baptist; softball ends drought

Two days after a humbling 20-4 loss to No. 2 Lindenwood, the Fort Lewis women’s lacrosse team bounced back and took its frustration out on Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference foe Oklahoma Baptist....

DATE: March 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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NCAA Tournament: Michigan continues hot streak; Rhode Island gets an upset

INDIANAPOLIS – Derrick Walton Jr. scored 26 points and Michigan made 16 3-pointers Friday to hold off Oklahoma State 92-91 in the first round of the Midwest Regional. The seventh-seeded Wolverines...

DATE: March 17, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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NCAA Tournament: Northwestern’s first win headlines Day 1

SALT LAKE CITY – Northwestern got its first-ever NCAA Tournament victory, 68-66 over Vanderbilt, after Commodores guard Matthew Fisher-Davis inexplicably grabbed Wildcats guard Bryant McIntosh on...

DATE: March 16, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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No. 2 Lindenwood women’s lacrosse dominant in win against Fort Lewis

The Fort Lewis College women’s lacrosse team took its shot at one of the best teams in the country Thursday afternoon as No. 2 Lindenwood came to the rim. The Lions (5-0, 2-0 Rocky Mountain...

DATE: March 16, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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FSU, Florida, Virginia, Maryland on upset alert in Orlando

ORLANDO, Fla. — With Florida State, Florida, Virginia and Maryland playing in the same venue, the Amway Center has the potential to become Upset Central in the opening round of the NCAA Tournament...

DATE: March 15, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports