Duke, Wisconsin brace for title tilt

Apr 6, 2015

Duke, Wisconsin brace for title tilt

Duke languished in the shadows of Kentucky all season, the big blue juggernaut that nobody seemed to be talking about. It was a rarity for a program with such a championship pedigree, not to mention a record-setting coach and superstar freshmen. They can thank ...

Kentucky's perfect season ends with loss to Wisconsin

Apr 5, 2015

Kentucky's perfect season ends with loss to Wisconsin

Nobody ever said they were perfect. Now, the Kentucky Wildcats aren’t undefeated, either. The hard-nosed Wisconsin Badgers did what nobody else could this season: They knocked off the Wildcats 71-64 on Saturday night behind 20 points and 11 rebounds from birthday boy Frank Kaminsky ...

Apr 4, 2015

Kaminsky named AP Player of Year

Frank Kaminsky, the 213-cm big man who anchored Wisconsin’s run to a second straight Final Four, is the runaway choice as The Associated Press’ Player of the Year, it was announced on Friday. Kaminsky averaged 18.7 points and 8.0 rebounds while shooting 54.9 percent ...

UConn upends top-seeded Gators

Apr 6, 2014

UConn upends top-seeded Gators

Shabazz Napier looked up toward the Connecticut fans in the crowd at AT&T Stadium and held up one finger. The Huskies had just beaten overall No. 1 seed Florida 63-53 on Saturday in the Final Four. But Napier’s gesture had another meaning. “One more ...

Kentucky books spot in Final Four again

Mar 31, 2014

Kentucky books spot in Final Four again

The shot came from NBA range, and if things play out as expected, Aaron Harrison and a lot of those Kentucky kids will be playing in that league soon enough. First, they’re heading to the Final Four — a trip to Big D courtesy ...