In the major conferences, Florida completed an undefeated regular season in the SEC and Cincinnati and Louisville tied atop the American.
The 5’11” Tharpe is averaging 30 minutes, 8.9 points, and 5.1 assists per game while shooting 45 percent from the field, 39 percent from deep, and 82 percent from the line.
The UConn Huskies rank 18th in the first Associated Press college basketball poll of the season. Kentucky was chosen on top, followed by Michigan State, Louisville, Duke and Kansas.
A Connecticut gun manufacturer is considering locating in Horry County after that state passed stricter gun control laws in the wake of the Sandy Hook School shootings.
Florida Gulf Coast is without question the story of the tournament — but they’re not going to beat Florida.
Yesterday was a relatively drama-free Selection Sunday. Joe Lunardi was a perfect 68 for 68, as Middle Tennessee State, St. Mary’s, Boise State, and La Salle claimed the final spots in the field. Louisville, Gonzaga, Kansas, and Indiana earned the top seeds.
Kansas State and Kansas tied for the regular-season Big 12 title, but that doesn’t mean they feel very good about themselves entering the league tournament.
A report due out later this week recommends the federal government proceed with the sale of New York’s Plum Island, home to the country’s only laboratory that studies infectious animal diseases that could affect the livestock industry.
Instead of working on the economy the GOP has focused on denying women access to health care.
A New York congressman wants to take the “For Sale” sign off Plum Island.