Latest Tournament News
- Gophers Basketball To Play At U.S. Bank Stadium In Final Four Warm-Up You can consider it a test run for the Final Four. The Gopher men’s basketball team is scheduled to play a game in U.S. Bank Stadium next December.
- Rising Star: Villanova Guard Phil Booth The sophomore from Baltimore hit the second-biggest shot of the game for Villanova (it was, admittedly, a very distant second).
- Five Things: Best NCAA Championship Game Ever? Villanova claimed its second national championship last night with a 77-74 victory over North Carolina on a buzzer-beating three from Kris Jenkins.
- NCAA Championship Tale: 2 Villanova vs. 1 North Carolina After all the hoopla and hype, the NCAA Tournament Championship Game has arrived, and both North Carolina and Villanova are very good, deserving teams.
- 5 Things: Final Four Margin Of Victory Record Obliterated Villanova blasted Oklahoma 95-51, a semifinal record for margin, and North Carolina topped Syracuse 83-66. It sets up what should be—what we hope will be—a competitive final tonight.
- Villanova Embarrasses Oklahoma, Advances To National Championship Game The Wildcats could not miss as they ran away in their Final Four match-up with the Sooners.
- Final Four Tale: 1 North Carolina Vs. 10 Syracuse North Carolina-Syracuse is an interesting matchup for the Final Four.