LAS VEGAS (AP) - There will be 1,000 people lined up early Thursday morning to get a seat at the LVH sports book for the start of the NCAA tournament, and most of them don't care that Michigan State was somehow relegated to a No. 4 seed.
All season there has been a buzz around women's basketball about UConn and Notre Dame.
NEW YORK (AP) - The man in charge of the NCAA selection committee insists a win in November is worth the same as a win in March.
Florida, which finished an unbeaten season in the Southeastern Conference, and Wichita State, which completed an undefeated regular season, are the top two teams in the AP college basketball poll for the third straight week.
Providence has put itself in position to make the NCAA tournament for the first time in a decade with a strong late-season run.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - The Louisville Cardinals remain steadfast in their belief that they can beat UConn.
RIP, "mid-major." It was a good run.
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) - Ron Baker scored 15 points to lead four Wichita State players in double figures and the Shockers became the first Division I team to reach 30-0 in the regular season.
The Florida Gators are taking their turn as the newest No. 1 in what coach Billy Donovan calls a revolving door atop the AP college basketball poll, their first time on top of the rankings since they repeated as national champions in 2007.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Chiney Ogwumike wouldn't let her last appearance at USC end without a fight.
SANTA CLARA (AP) - Brandon Clark scored 17 points and Jared Brownridge added 16 as Santa Clara rolled to a 70-50 win over Pacific on Thursday.
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) - To a man, the Boston College Eagles were convinced of one thing: DK was looking down on them.
STOCKTON (AP) - Tony Gill scored 18 points and Andrew Bock scored all of his 13 in the second half as Pacific snapped BYU's four-game winning streak with an 89-82 victory Thursday night.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Nik Stauskas scored 15 points and Derrick Walton III added 13, including three critical free throws with 1:55 left, to power No. 15 Michigan to a 70-60 victory over No. 22 Ohio State on Tuesday night.
Public address announcers around the country frequently tell fans before games that unsportsmanlike behavior toward athletes, coaches or officials won't be tolerated.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Southern California offensive line coach Tim Drevno refers to his freshmen as "rookies." After a dismal performance against rival UCLA, Drevno needs them to play like veterans against Notre Dame.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) - Eric Thompson scored 20 points and Pacific survived a scare from Division II Alaska-Anchorage, winning 71-62, to advance in the Great Alaska Shootout on Wednesday.