It’s that time again! See which teams hoops expert Jon Rothstein has moving on from each region in this year’s NCAA Tournament.
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.
Louisville earned the top overall seed in the NCAA tournament Sunday, while Kansas, Indiana and Gonzaga also received No. 1s after a topsy-turvy regular season and another round of weekend upsets.
Louisville became just the fourth school to repeat as Big East champions, beating Syracuse 78-61 on Saturday night in an incredible game that saw the fourth-ranked and second-seeded Cardinals turn a 16-point, second-half deficit into an 18-point lead.
Syracuse and Georgetown, one more heavyweight clash in Madison Square Garden. Notre Dame against Louisville in the latest rematch of their five-overtime epic.
The Big East tournament will have a touch of a wake to it this week. When games end, there will be plenty of reminiscing about rivalries and talk of what is to come.
Notre Dame, Connecticut, Syracuse and Louisville are the top four seeds in the Big East women’s tournament which begins Friday.
By JIM O’CONNELL AP Basketball Writer HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Russ Smith scored 23 points and Gorgui Dieng had six points and 16 rebounds and Louisville, playing just hours after it moved to No. 1 […]
The Big East Conference football season has come down to a game between one school headed to the Big Ten and another off to the Atlantic Coast Conference.
A person familiar with the situation says that the Atlantic Coast Conference’s presidents and chancellors have voted unanimously to add Louisville as the replacement for Maryland.