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Villanova head coach Jay Wright, left, talks to referee Pat Driscoll during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Seton Hall in the championship of the Big East Conference tournament, Saturday, March 16, 2019, in New York. Villanova won 74-72. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)
AP
March 20, 2019 - 8:05 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Villanova is coming into the NCAA Tournament this year from an unfamiliar angle. The defending national champions bring the cache that comes with two NCAA titles in the last three seasons, along with a couple of key senior leaders who have a wealth of postseason experience...
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March 20, 2019 - 3:23 pm
In 2019, who is the likeliest team with a 10-or-higher next to its name to advance to the Sweet 16 – or beyond? Here are the five that stick out...
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Rob Joyce
March 20, 2019 - 3:09 pm
From a few familiar names to a New England underdog to two of the most exciting players in all of college basketball, here’s your primer for Thursday and Saturday’s games in Hartford.
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AP
March 18, 2019 - 10:08 pm
NEW YORK (AP) - Baylor, Notre Dame, Mississippi State and Louisville are the No. 1 seeds in the women's NCAA Tournament, leading a March Madness field that was revealed early thanks to a production error. The bracket was mistakenly put out by ESPN hours before the network had scheduled its...
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AP
March 17, 2019 - 10:49 pm
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — Two thoughts kept running through Alex Copeland's mind as his Yale team prepared to take on Harvard for the Ivy League championship and an NCAA berth. First, he couldn't stop thinking about how hard he would cry if the Bulldogs lost on their home floor to their archrival in...
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AP
March 16, 2019 - 8:21 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The NCAA men's Division I Basketball Tournament is coming back to Hartford for the first time in 21 years. The XL Center will host eight teams for games on Thursday and Saturday, with practices open to the public on Wednesday and Friday. City officials expect the event to...
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AP
March 16, 2019 - 7:53 pm
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — Miye Oni had 23 points as Yale topped Princeton 83-77 in the semifinals of the Ivy League Conference tourney on Saturday. Alex Copeland had 16 points for Yale (21-7). Blake Reynolds added 16 points. Jordan Bruner had 10 points and seven rebounds for the hosts. Richmond...
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