Mid-major players ready for NCAA spotlight

March 16, 2017 The NCAA Tournament gives top players from one-bid leagues the opportunity to share the spotlight with the major-conference performers who have garnered more attention …

Richard Pitino enjoys rebound at Minnesota

March 16, 2017 MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Richard Pitino’s first real memory of March Madness stands as one of the defining moments in college basketball history — …

Northwestern, Vandy face off in Brain Game

March 16, 2017 SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — At Northwestern, they’re celebrating a first-of-its-kind accomplishment — embarking on a trip to the NCAA Tournament that has eluded …

Sports Briefs

March 16, 2017 College TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — University of Kansas officials did not seek a Title IX investigation after a women’s basketball player said …

‘Snapshot’ of Scot foe looks deep, tall

March 15, 2017 The “snapshot” Lyon College Coach Tracy Stewart-Lange has of the Pikeville University women’s basketball roster is full of talented and tall Bears. That’s …

Steal fires Lady Pioneers to road sweep

March 15, 2017 MORRILTON — A steal ignited a Batesville Lady Pioneer rally in the sixth inning of the opening game as they rolled to a doubleheader …