The White House says President Obama called UConn Women’s Basketball Coach Geno Auriemma Wednesday afternoon, to congratulate him on the team’s victory in the NCAA National Championship Game.
By DOUG FEINBERG AP Basketball Writer NEW ORLEANS (AP) _ Geno Auriemma has never lost an NCAA championship game. Of course, his UConn Huskies haven’t had to face a team like upstart Louisville, which is […]
Tonight, the No. 1 overall seed takes on a team once ranked No. 1 and now playing its best basketball. On one side is Louisville, the favorite when the field was announced, trying to keep the national championship trophy in the state of Kentucky.
By DOUG FEINBERG AP Basketball Writer NEW ORLEANS (AP) _ Geno Auriemma shook his head in amazement. With all the incredible players he has coached, he couldn’t remember a better effort than the one Breanna […]
Connecticut coach Geno Auriemma says the women’s NCAA Final Four represents “a great swan song” for the “greatest basketball conference that’s ever existed.”
Even with limited drama—none of the regional finals were particularly thrilling—the NCAA Tournament is a wonderful thing, the perfect blend of fairness and unpredictability.
President Barack Obama is going with Brittney Griner and Baylor to win back-to-back titles in the NCAA women’s basketball tournament.
In 2012, President Obama’s men’s bracket ranked 2,347,421 out of 6.45 million entries, placing him in the 63.6th percentile.
The annual American tradition of the NCAA tournament is set to send millions of fans into the frenzy of the college basketball tournament again this year from March 19 to April 8.
As they head to the NCAA Final Four, University of Connecticut players say this year’s team, discounted as championship material early on, may be a tougher opponent precisely because they don’t have a first-team All-American. Opponents don’t know whether to key on.