March Madness live bracket: Full schedule, scores, how to watch 2019 NCAA Tournament games

Tantalizing possibilities await all four regions of the 2019 NCAA Tournament. In the East, former ACC rivals Maryland and Duke could meet in the Sweet 16, and the Blue Devils could get an entertaining showdown with Michigan State in the Elite Eight. In the West, two of the competition’s best individual performers in Murray State’s Ja Morant and Marquette’s Markus […]

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John Calipari responds to UCLA rumor, says his plan is to retire at Kentucky

It’s March, which means it’s NCAA Tournament time — and John Calipari coaching rumors time. This year, Calipari reportedly is interested in leaving Kentucky for UCLA, which needs a full-time replacement for the fired Steve Alford. According to 247Sports.com, there’s “buzz” about a possible Calipari move: According to various sources, the Hall of Fame coach is showing what some have described […]

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March Madness 2019: Syracuse suspends Frank Howard; PG to miss first round of NCAA Tournament

Syracuse’s chances of advancing in the NCAA Tournament just took a major hit. The university released a statement Wednesday saying senior point guard Frank Howard “will not play in the NCAA Tournament for an indefinite period of time due to a violation of athletic department policy.” “Well, he’s not playing, we know that. We practiced with the inclination that this would be […]

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March Madness 2019: Minnesota coach Richard Pitino addresses facing Louisville in NCAA Tournament

Richard Pitino isn’t distracted by his team facing Louisville in the first round of the NCAA Tournament, the Minnesota coach said Wednesday. Pitino’s Golden Gophers squad will face the Cardinals — the school that fired his father, Rick, in Oct. 2017 after he was linked to the FBI investigation into college basketball — in a Round of 64 matchup Thursday. […]

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March Madness 2019: Odds to make each round, win NCAA Tournament

The 2019 NCAA Tournament officially began Tuesday night with the First Four and Fairleigh Dickson defeating Prairie View, but unless there is a repeat of last year’s 16 over 1-seed upset, the Panthers don’t have great odds of pulling off another win Thursday versus Gonzaga. BRACKET TIPS: KenPom | Play the odds | Picks against spread Speaking of odds, AccuScore has simulated all […]

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Former Auburn assistant Person pleads guilty

NEW YORK — Former Auburn assistant coach and 13-year NBA veteran Chuck Person pleaded guilty Tuesday to a bribery conspiracy charge in the widespread college basketball bribery scandal, ensuring that none of the four coaches charged in the probe will go to trial. Person, 54, of Auburn, Alabama, entered the plea in Manhattan federal court, averting a June trial. He […]

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