Michigan State head coach Tom Izzo says La Salle is ‘no fluke.’
It was almost a perfect day for the “City Six” and it certainly was a memorable one for Philadelphia college basketball fans.
Philadelphia players help La Salle’s march back to college hoops relevance.
La Salle’s Ty Garland has newfound fame after his game winning shot; now he’d like some more Twitter followers.
Next up for La Salle, a trip to Los Angeles and a game against Wichita St.
Opening rounds of the NCAA Tournament have the highest TV ratings in 20 years.
Tyrone Garland banked home a scooping layup with 2 seconds left and 13th-seeded La Salle beat Mississippi 76-74 on Sunday, vaulting the Explorers to their deepest run in the NCAA tournament since they played for the championship in 1955.
The Owls failed to make shots in crucial moments — especially the last minute — and lost to the No. 1-seeded Hoosiers 58-52 in the third round of the NCAA Tournament on Sunday.
Seth Curry scored 26 points, Mason Plumlee had 23 and second-seeded Duke beat Albany 73-61 on Friday in the second round of the Midwest Regional.
Temple, led by Khalif Wyatt, beats NC State 76-72.
Don’t be surprised if Iona pushes Ohio State. If the Gaels make some shots early on, this one could very interesting.
The Owls are in the tournament for the sixth straight season. In four of the last five, they were knocked out in their opening game. They hope to change that trend on Friday in Dayton.
Andrew Smith had a double-double with a career-high 16 rebounds and 14 points, and Butler made 18 of 20 free throws down the stretch to hold off upset-minded Bucknell 68-56 in the second round of the NCAA tournament on Thursday.
The 21-10 Villanova women’s basketball team is set to play in the NCAA Tournament for the first time since ’09.
Villanova opens up the NCAA Tournament against ACC powerhouse North Carolina.