March Madness

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NCAA Tournament: 5 Tips For Filling Out Your Bracket

March Madness is upon us. The tournament begins this evening with the First Four and continues with four straight days chock full of games Thursday-Sunday. You’re probably filling out a bracket with visions of money dancing in your head. Here’s 5 tips to try and help out.

03/17/2015

GREENSBORO, NC - MARCH 12: Matt Jones #13 high-fives Quinn Cook #2 of the Duke Blue Devils during a win against the North Carolina State Wolfpack during the quarterfinals of the ACC Basketball Tournament at Greensboro Coliseum on March 12, 2015 in Greensboro, North Carolina. (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

Jon Rothstein’s 2015 March Madness Preview

My big question for the committee – how did UCLA get into the bracket instead of Miami and Temple?

03/16/2015

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NCAA Tournament: 5 Best “Cinderella” Runs

Selection Sunday is tomorrow. That means the bracket analyzing and breakdown will begin in earnest late tomorrow night into Monday. The best part of the tournament, is the Cinderella team, let’s look at the 5 best in NCAA History.

03/14/2015

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Going Dancing: Breaking Down NCAA Tournament Auto Bids

Conference champions are being determined and automatic bids clinched, so we’re taking a look at some of the lesser known teams making the NCAA Tournament.

03/12/2015

COLUMBUS, OH - DECEMBER 6: Kam Williams #15 of the Ohio State Buckeyes is congratulated by D'Angelo Russell #0 after making a three point basket during the second half of the game against the Colgate Raiders at Value City Arena on December 6, 2014 in Columbus, Ohio. Ohio State defeated Colgate 70-50. (Photo by Kirk Irwin/Getty Images)

Breaking Down College Basketball’s Top 25 Teams [21-25]

Here are the teams ranked 21-25 and a few key facts to help you get to know them.

03/08/2015

LOUISVILLE, KY - JANUARY 31: Chris Jones #3 and Montrezl Harrell #24 of the Louisville Cardinals celebrate during the game against the North Carolina Tar Heels at KFC Yum! Center on January 31, 2015 in Louisville, Kentucky. Louisville defeated North Carolina 78-68 in overtime. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Breaking Down College Basketball’s Top 25 Teams [16-20]

Here are the teams ranked 16-20 and a few key facts to help you get to know them.

03/07/2015

LAWRENCE, KS - JANUARY 19: TaShawn Thomas #35 and the Oklahoma Sooners walk off the court during a timeout in the game against the Kansas Jayhawks at Allen Fieldhouse on January 19, 2015 in Lawrence, Kansas. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Breaking Down College Basketball’s Top 25 Teams [11-15]

Here are the teams ranked 11-15 and a few key facts to help you get to know them.

03/06/2015

MADISON, WI - FEBRUARY 03: Frank Kaminsky #44 of the Wisconsin Badgers celebrates after drawing the foul during the second half against the Indiana Hoosiers at Kohl Center on February 03, 2015 in Madison, Wisconsin. (Photo by Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

Breaking Down College Basketball’s Top 25 Teams [6-10]

Here are the teams ranked 6-10 and a few key facts to help you get to know them.

03/05/2015

DETROIT - APRIL 06: A detail of a player from the North Carolina Tar Heels cutting down a piece of the net after North Carolina won 89-72 against the Michigan State Spartans during the 2009 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball National Championship game at Ford Field on April 6, 2009 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Breaking Down College Basketball’s Top 25 Teams [1-5]

Here are the top five teams and a few key facts to help you get to know them.

03/03/2015

DURHAM, NC - FEBRUARY 21: Justise Winslow #12 and Quinn Cook #2 of the Duke Blue Devils celebrate during their win against the Clemson Tigers at Cameron Indoor Stadium on February 21, 2015 in Durham, North Carolina. Duke won 78-56. (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

Five Great College Basketball Games Left This Season

Here are five games this week that will get you ready for the upcoming NCAA Tournament.

03/01/2015

Russ Smith of the Louisville Cardinals dunks the ball over Julius Randle of the Kentucky Wildcats. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Kentucky Tops Louisville 74-69 In Midwest Regional

Aaron Harrison hit a 3-pointer for the go-ahead score with 39 seconds left and Julius Randle made a pair of clutch free throws to lift Kentucky to a 74-69 victory over their in-state rivals.

03/28/2014

Keith Appling and Travis Trice of the Michigan State Spartans fight for the loose ball against Mike Tobey of the Virginia Cavaliers. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Michigan State Beats Virginia 61-59

Branden Dawson had 24 points and 10 rebounds as Michigan State beat top-seeded Virginia 61-59 to advance to East Regional final.

03/28/2014

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TTYM: Watch Mike Pelfrey Get Punked And Iowa State’s Coach Dance Like No One Is Watching

In this week’s That Thing You Missed watch the Twins pull an epic March Madness prank on Mike Pelfrey, Iowa State coach Fred Hoiberg’s lack of dancing prowess go viral and what just might be the worst answer to a sports question ever.

03/28/2014

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Camp Bow Wow Burnsville Hosts Mutt Madness

While March Madness has many on the edge of their seats, Camp Bow Wow Burnsville wants people to get excited for another event, Mutt Madness. Mutt Madness is an adoption event that was held at the Petco in Burnsville, Minn. and Apple Valley, Minn. Dogs featured were from the rescue shelter Last Hope.

03/22/2014

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Good Question ‘Reply All’: March Madness Edition

David from Eagan asked: Who picks the 68 teams in the tournament?

03/21/2014

The Wichita State Shockers celebrate after beating the Missouri State Bears 68-45. (credit: Peter Aiken/Getty Images)

Keidel: Ides (And Idols) Of March

March Madness is a lifeline in an otherwise barren winter sports calendar, an essential bridge between football and baseball

03/21/2014

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Working For The Weekend: Entertainment Best Bets

It’s almost the weekend, and it’s also the beginning of March Madness. WCCO is your headquarters for all the NCAA action. Plus, a fresh flower display to chase our winter blues away. Natalie Nyhus has this week’s best entertainment bets.

03/20/2014

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BILL PENDING! Freshman Legislator 3/18/14

St Patrick’s Day adventures turn into an early morning at the Capitol on this week’s edition of BILL PENDING, INDEPENDENT FRESHMAN LEGISLATOR. Click the link above to listen.

03/18/2014

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PODCAST PAGE: The WCCO Morning News With Dave Lee 3-18-14

Miss something from Tuesday? CLICK THE LINK ABOVE to listen back to highlights from THE MORNING NEWS WITH DAVE LEE!

03/18/2014

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WCCO Morning News With Dave Lee – 3/17/14

Miss something from today’s show? CLICK THE LINK ABOVE, to listen back to something today…

03/17/2014

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PODCAST PAGE: The Morning News With Dave Lee….. 3-10-14

Click the link above to listen to podcasts of some of the highlites from Today’s Show!

03/10/2014

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Louisville Beats Michigan 82-76 For NCAA Title

Rick Pitino capped the greatest week of his life with the prize he wanted most of all.

04/08/2013

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Artists Mayhem: Eldredge, McCreery, Lynch And Upchurch Share Their Brackets

Our favorite artists are letting you in on their brackets. How does yours stack up with Brett Eldredge, Scotty McCreery, Dustin Lynch and Greg Upchurch?

03/29/2013

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Good Question: ‘Reply All’: March Madness Edition (Pt. 2)

With March Madness back on the minds of millions of Americans, WCCO is hitting “Reply All” to your Good Questions.

03/28/2013

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John Williams Video Smack Down For 3-25!

An ode to Florida Gulf Coast Basketball is a MUST VIEW on The Smack Down!

03/25/2013

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