3 ALERTS  

NCAA Basketball

Latest

  • Pregame.com Line

    NBA All Star Game FAVORITE LINE O/U UNDERDOG West 6 (315½) East COLLEGE BASKETBALL Saturday FAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG at NC STATE 8½ Wake Forest at IOWA ST 5 Texas at PROVIDENCE 3½ Georgetown at E.…

  • Shaq, Iverson finalists, Yao could join them in Hall of Fame

    TORONTO (AP) — Shaquille O’Neal was just 9 years old when his stepfather began teaching him basketball with a plan to dominate like Wilt Chamberlain, Bill Russell and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar. Young Shaquille didn’t even know…

  • Texas lurking near top of Big 12 as ‘havoc’ takes hold

    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — “Havoc” is finally taking hold at Texas, where first-year coach Shaka Smart and the No. 24 Longhorns have shaken off a slow start to join the hunt for the Big 12…

  • APNewsBreak: Feds open broad bias probe into Iowa athletics

    IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — The University of Iowa is facing a wide-ranging federal civil rights investigation into allegations that its athletics department does not provide equal opportunities for female athletes, correspondence obtained by The…

  • Pearl: Auburn’s Kareem Canty leaves team, school to turn pro

    AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Auburn point guard Kareem Canty has left the team and is turning pro. Tigers coach Bruce Pearl, who announced Canty’s decision on Friday, had suspended his leading scorer indefinitely last week…

  • Tough road awaits surging Wisconsin, back in Big Ten picture

    The toughest two-game stretch of the season has arrived for Wisconsin. At No. 2 Maryland on Saturday. At No. 8 Michigan State next week. Winners of six in a row, the Badgers can improve their…

  • Correction: T25-Tennessee-Vanderbilt story

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — In a story Feb. 11 on the Tennessee-Vanderbilt women’s game, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Tennessee had lost to Texas A&M and Mississippi in its previous two road games leading…

  • Kansas concerned about defending hot-shooting Oklahoma

    OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Kansas coach Bill Self expects his Jayhawks to have their hands full Saturday dealing with Buddy Hield and the rest of the sharp-shooting Oklahoma Sooners. Hield dropped in 46 points in…

  • Pregame.com Line

    COLLEGE BASKETBALL Friday FAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG Princeton 9 at CORNELL Yale 9½ at DARTMOUTH at COLUMBIA 9½ Pennsylvania at HARVARD 6 Brown Dayton 1½ at RHODE ISLAND SOUTHERN CAL 1 at ARIZONA ST at ARIZONA…

  • Sports on TV

    ADV For the week of Monday, Feb. 15, 2015-Sunday, Feb. 21, 2016 All Times Eastern Monday, Feb. 15 COLLEGE BASKETBALL 1 p.m. ESPNU — LIU Brooklyn at St. Francis Brooklyn 5 p.m. ESPNU — Oakland…

  • Sports on TV

    BC-TV SportsWatch All Times Eastern Saturday, Feb. 13 AUTO RACING 10:30 a.m. FS1 — NASCAR, Sprint Cup Series, practice, at Daytona Beach, Fla. 1:30 p.m. FS1 — NASCAR, Sprint Cup Series, practice, at Daytona Beach,…

  • Kentucky, South Carolina meet in SEC showdown

    A few things to watch in Southeastern Conference basketball this week: GAME OF THE WEEKEND: No. 22 Kentucky at South Carolina. The SEC standings have South Carolina, Kentucky and LSU in a three-way tie for…

  • Louisville-Notre Dame headlines big weekend in the ACC

    A look at things to watch this week in the Atlantic Coast Conference: GAME OF THE WEEKEND: No. 13 Louisville at Notre Dame. The Cardinals (19-5, 8-3) won’t play in the ACC tournament due to…

  • King helps Colorado beat Washington St. 88-81 in double OT

    BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — George King’s teammates razzed him about having a blank stare on his face as he let go of a last-gasp, long-range jumper. Blank stare? Try picture of calm in a chaotic…

  • Thursday’s College Basketball

    EAST Binghamton 68, Hartford 54 Delaware 69, Drexel 60 Dominican (NY) 69, Goldey Beacom 63 Fairleigh Dickinson 91, Bryant 77 Farmingdale 69, St. Joseph’s (LI) 51 LIU Brooklyn 82, Wagner 69 Manhattan 84, Quinnipiac 77…