Student reporter responds to Coach K controversy

Student reporter responds to Coach K controversy

Duke basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski was criticized for the way he treated a student reporter following Saturday night’s game. As you might expect, the student seemed a bit surprised by the exchange. Jake Piazza, an economics major who writes for the Duke Chronicle, asked Coach K what seemed like a fairly reasonable question after the … Read more Student reporter responds to Coach K controversy

Looking back at a difficult week for five college basketball bluebloods

Looking back at a difficult week for five college basketball bluebloods

Line up the bluebloods for their tales of woe, please. Duke, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan State and North Carolina. Add the five together and you get 24 national champions and 78 Final Fours.   Add them together this season and they already have 17 conference defeats. Kansas was the only one of the five mentioned in … Read more Looking back at a difficult week for five college basketball bluebloods

Stanford’s Oscar da Silva talks with Andy Katz after buzzer-beater stuns No. 24 UCLA

Stanford's Oscar da Silva talks with Andy Katz after buzzer-beater stuns No. 24 UCLA

Men’s Basketball Jan. 23, 2021 Stanford’s Oscar da Silva talks with Andy Katz after buzzer-beater stuns No. 24 UCLA Jan. 23, 2021 Oscar da Silva scored 26 points and the game-winning bucket at the buzzer to give No. 24 UCLA its first Pac-12 loss of the season. He talked with Andy Katz after the thrilling … Read more Stanford’s Oscar da Silva talks with Andy Katz after buzzer-beater stuns No. 24 UCLA

Nebraska men’s basketball postpones fifth straight game due to COVID-19

Nebraska men's basketball postpones fifth straight game due to COVID-19

The Nebraska Cornhuskers men’s basketball program will remain idle through at least the end of January.  Nebraska confirmed on Friday that a matchup against the Penn State Nittany Lions scheduled for Jan. 30 has been postponed due to COVID-19 issues that have affected the Cornhuskers throughout the month. As Landon Wirt noted for The Daily … Read more Nebraska men’s basketball postpones fifth straight game due to COVID-19

The First Four of the NCAA tournament, explained

The First Four of the NCAA tournament, explained

The First Four is the official start to March Madness: four games traditionally played on the first Tuesday and Wednesday of the NCAA tournament. Things will be different in 2021 because of the pandemic. The NCAA announced Jan. 19 that all First Four games will be played on Thursday, March 18. The first round will … Read more The First Four of the NCAA tournament, explained

Steve Nash highlights: NCAA tournament top plays

Steve Nash highlights: NCAA tournament top plays

Men’s Basketball Jan. 21, 2021 Steve Nash highlights: NCAA tournament top plays Jan. 21, 2021 NBA legend and two-time MVP Steve Nash played in three NCAA tournaments as a Santa Clara Bronco, including a 15-over-2 seed upset against Arizona in 1993, the second of its kind at the time. Watch all of his best tournament… … Read more Steve Nash highlights: NCAA tournament top plays