NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Tournament

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Jon Simon
April 09, 2019 - 12:55 am
Virginia and Texas Tech brought the top-two defenses in college basketball to the 2019 National Championship game on Monday night at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Because of their respective playing styles, many didn’t expect Monday night’s title game to be an exciting one; and while...
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Jon Simon
April 07, 2019 - 2:13 am
Two programs will be making their National Championship game debuts on Monday night in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Virginia Cavaliers, the only 1-seed in the Final Four, defeated the Auburn Tigers in the first national semifinal matchup on Saturday night; and the Texas Tech Red Raiders bested the...
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Jon Simon
April 01, 2019 - 1:13 am
The Final Four of the NCAA Tournament is set. After Virginia and Texas Tech punched their tickets to Minneapolis, Minnesota on Saturday, Michigan State and Auburn did the same on Sunday with wins in their Elite Eight matchups on Sunday. The Spartans knocked off the top-team in the tournament in...
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Jon Simon
March 31, 2019 - 12:31 am
The first two teams punched their tickets to the Final Four of the NCAA Tournament on Saturday as Texas Tech and Virginia will be heading to Minneapolis, Minnesota to compete for the NCAA title. The Red Raiders continued their solid run to the Final Four with an impressive win over top-seeded...
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Jon Simon
March 30, 2019 - 2:04 am
The Sweet 16 wrapped up on Friday night with four more teams advancing to their respective regional finals. The tournament’s No. 1 overall seed avoided a buzzer-beating loss, again, while another 1-seed was eliminated. A second team from the Big Ten clinched a spot in the Elite Eight, and the...
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Jon Simon
March 29, 2019 - 2:12 am
March Madness returned Thursday night with four Sweet 16 games in the NCAA Tournament. The slate featured a defensive battle, a blowout due to dominant defense, an overtime thriller, and one game saw a team avenge a loss to their opponent in the Sweet 16 last season. Check out a full recap from...
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Jon Simon
March 27, 2019 - 10:47 pm
March Madness kicks back up on Thursday night with a four-game slate for the start of Sweet 16 action. The Sweet 16 continues on Friday with the Elite Eight games on Saturday and Sunday. The top-three seeds in each region all survived and advanced to the Sweet 16. The 12-seed Oregon Ducks are the...
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Jon Simon
March 25, 2019 - 1:23 am
The Round of 32 wrapped up on Sunday with eight more teams punching their tickets to the Sweet 16. The tournament’s No. 1 overall seed was almost stunned, the hometown University at Buffalo Bulls' season came to an end, and the Iowa Hawkeyes also came close to completing the biggest comeback in...
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Howard Simon
March 24, 2019 - 9:20 pm
The University at Buffalo men's basketball team ran into the best defensive team they faced all season, which brought an end to the greatest season in program history. The Bulls were eliminated in the Round of 32 in the NCAA tournament for the second straight year, falling to 3-seed Texas Tech 78-...
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Jon Simon
March 24, 2019 - 12:42 am
Eight teams punched their tickets to the Sweet 16 on during Day 1 of the second round of the NCAA tournament on Saturday. The defending national champions went down, one team advanced thanks to a last-second, game-winning basket, and a few teams won with relative ease. Check out a full recap of...
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