college basketball

Pepperdine Waves men's basketball head coach Marty Wilson (via his Twitter account).

Pepperdine hoops coach Marty Wilson signs contract extension

Pepperdine men’s basketball coach Marty Wilson has signed a five-year contract extension that will take him through the 2020-21 season. The Waves were 18-14 overall last season, finishing fourth in the West Coast Conference with […]


Wisconsin head coach Bo Ryan

NCAA Tourney head says refs should have been more ‘patient’

NCAA vice president of men’s basketball Dan Gavitt says the referees Monday night in the national championship game had access to television replays on a crucial play in the last 2 minutes but had already […]


Quinn Cook and Mike Krzyzewski

6 things to take away from Duke’s 5th national championship

One by one, the grandchildren filed onto the court. One by one, Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski lifted them high into the air, never once worrying about his 68-year-old back. He’ll have plenty of time to […]


Duke players celebrate

Comeback! Duke tops Wisconsin 68-63 for national title

Over a matter of mere minutes, the youngsters at Duke grew into salty old pros. Call them freshmen. But please, do not call them kids. Led by Tyus Jones and Jahlil Okafor, Duke’s talented group […]


Justise Winslow

Duke headed for another championship game

Two star freshmen, a solid senior and some of the trademark defense Duke has long been known for have the Blue Devils back in the national championship game. And in Indianapolis, no less. Justise Winslow […]


Trey Lyles

Kentucky’s perfect season ends with 71-64 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 Saturday night — knocking off the Wildcats 71-64 behind 20 points and 11 […]