3 things from Tennessee’s fifth-straight men’s basketball loss to Georgia

Tennessee was so beaten that coach Rick Barnes was shaking hands with Georgia coach Mark Fox with 10 seconds left on the clock, and the Vols were walking dejectedly back to the bench before the final buzzer sounded.     Tennessee lost to Georgia for a fifth straight time Saturday afternoon, the Bulldogs controlling the pace and the paint in scoring a 73-62 victory before a sellout...
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Azubuike leads No. 13 Kansas past No. 20 West Virginia 77-69

Udoka Azubuike scored 21 points and Devonte' Graham added 15 to help No. 13 Kansas beat No. 20 West Virginia 77-69 on Saturday night. After being tied at halftime, the Mountaineers (19-8, 8-6 Big 12) took the lead with 17:22 left and held it until the game was tied again at 66 with about two minutes remaining. The Jayhawks (20-7, 10-4 Big 12) wouldn't reclaim the lead until Svi...
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Michigan State Basketball: Cassius Winston grew up in Northwestern win

Michigan State basketball needed a major second-half effort from Cassius Winston to come back from 27 points down, and he stepped up big-time. Down 43-16 near the end of the first half, Michigan State looked defeated. Miles Bridges was having one of worst games of his career and the Spartan defense was nowhere to be […] Michigan State Basketball: Cassius Winston grew up in Northwestern...
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Georgia basketball: Resurgent Bulldogs get second straight key win

ATHENS – Yante Maten still has life in his Georgia career. So does Mark Fox. Their Georgia men’s basketball team, assumed done for a week ago, is trying to work its way back into the thick of things. Georgia got its second straight win, and its third this year over a ranked team, this time 73-62 over No. 17 Tennessee on Saturday night at Stegeman Coliseum. The Bulldogs (15-11 overall...
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College Basketball: Sluggish Tennessee falls to Georgia, 73-62

Tough loss. Tennessee dropped another road game tonight, this time at the hands of the Georgia Bulldogs. It was a slow, ugly game that the Vols just never really settled in to. It was a big time missed opportunity with Auburn losing earlier to South Carolina. Just 16 points were scored in the opening ten minutes of the game combined. The shots just weren’t falling for the Volunteers...
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Shamorie Ponds is a New York star through and through

Sophomore St. John’s point guard and Brooklyn native Shamorie Ponds takes a shot at some Q&A with Post columnist Steve Serby. Q: You wrote “I been to hell and back” on your Instagram. A: My growing-up environment [East New York], it wasn’t always so pretty. … It wasn’t the prettiest thing a kid wants to...
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MSU vs Northwestern: What just happened edition

The Spartans come back from a 27 point deficit Well, that was pretty incredible. I grabbed a picture of my heart rate during today’s game. Northwestern couldn’t miss in that first half, starting the game 8 of 12 from three point land and taking a 18-16 lead with 4:18 left in the first half... Oh sorry about that, Northwestern was winning 43-16 and it was Vic Law on his own who...
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MAC Men’s Basketball Recap: Eastern Michigan Eagles vs. Central Michigan Chippewas

James Thompson IV led all scorers with 22 points, as Eastern Michigan rallied to defeat Central Michigan, 72-67 in Mount Pleasant. James Thompson IV led all scorers with his 22 points, also grabbed 14 rebounds on the night, as Eastern Michigan rallied back to defeat Central Michigan, 72-67 in Mount Pleasant on Saturday afternoon. This is Thompson’s 19th double double on the season...
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Xavier 79-95 Villanova: Recap

X battled the game back to respectability, but was unable to overcome errors and complete the comeback. This game was supposed to be the game of the year in the Big East conference. A de-facto regular season title game, both teams came into this game knowing that the conference title and a win that would cement a 1 seed in the NCAA tournament were on the line. As has happened so...
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German sparks Northern Illinois past Western Michigan 75-67

Eugene German scored 21 of his 31 points in the second half and Northern Illinois dominated after intermission to post a 75-67 victory over Western Michigan on Saturday. German, a sophomore guard, hit 11 of 22 shots from the floor and has scored in double figures in all 27 games this season for the Huskies (12-15, 5-9 Mid-American Conference). Levi Bradley made all nine of his...
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Trae Young blames offensive struggles on 'getting guarded like nobody else'

Oklahoma's opponents have gotten better at defending star guard Trae Young, and the freshman sensation has started to notice.
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Auburn basketball: F Anfernee McLemore suffers season-ending injury in Tigers’ loss to South Carolina

Anfernee McLemore had one of his best games in Auburn’s win over Kentucky on Wednesday night, but just a few days later his season has come to an end. The sophomore suffered a dislocated ankle, fractured tibia and some torn ligaments during the Tigers’ loss at South Carolina on Saturday. WATCH: Auburn bench surrounds F Anfernee McLemore as sophomore carted off court  The 6-foot-7...
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Trae Young blames struggles on opposition scrutiny

After a blistering start to the season, both Trae Young and the Oklahoma Sooners have come back down to earth.After a 14-2 start to the season, the Sooners have lost eight of their last 10 and five in a row, dropping a 77-66 decision to Texas on Saturday. Young has kept his average up over 25 points per game during that span, but he’s been shooting about 21 times per game to put...
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Tom Izzo doesn't want to live through another Michigan State comeback like this

The Spartans trailed Northwestern by 27 at the half Saturday.
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RECAP: Arkansas Blows Out A&M

Arkansas is one step closer to dancing. Jaylen Barford had 21. Daryl Macon had 20. Daniel Gafford had 18. They did so while shooting over 50% from the field. Good luck stopping the Hogs when all three are clicking. Texas A&M couldn’t and the Hogs finished with a 94-75 win. Arkansas also had a tremendous effort rebounding the ball, out rebounding one of the best teams on the glass...
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Villanova’s hot shooting from deep too much for Xavier to overcome (again)

Trevon and Q led a valiant battle for a Xavier team that just couldn’t get enough stops. RECAP TO COME Villanova does what Villanova does The Wildcats hit 11-19 from behind the arc in the first half to effectively run Xavier off of their own home court. Nova is a deadly three-point shooting team at any rate, and they seem especially effective against Xavier all the time. They...
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1 hour ago

Izzo won't address investigation into freshman

Michigan State coach Tom Izzo declined to discuss a criminal sexual conduct allegation against freshman Brock Washington, who is the subject of a police investigation.
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Anfernee McLemore shares positive news after horrific injury

Anfernee McLemore shared some positive news on Twitter Saturday after suffering a horrific leg injury during Auburn’s 84-75 loss to South Carolina.McLemore suffered the injury late in the first half when a teammate fell backwards and landed on his lower leg. The sophomore forward could be heard screaming in agony and had to be taken away on a stretcher.Later in the day, McLemore...
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Strawberry, Cummings lead Mercer over UNCG 77-74

MACON, Ga. (AP) -- Jordan Strawberry scored 27 points and Ross Cummings made four 3-pointers in adding 23 to lead Mercer to a 77-74 victory over UNC Greensboro on Saturday.
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Kentucky fan drains half-court shot, wins $10K

A Kentucky fan is now $10,000 richer after taking full advantage of a great opportunity during Saturday’s game at Rupp Arena.The fan was presented with the chance to attempt a half-court shot during a stoppage of play in the game between Alabama and Kentucky. If he were to make it, then he would win $10,000.Spoiler alert: He delivered. The man took a step toward the basket and then...
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WATCH: Howard, Battle & Dolezaj Interviews at Miami

Syracuse's Frank Howard, Tyus Battle and Marek Dolezaj following the Orange's 62-55 win at Miami
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WATCH: Jim Boeheim Press Conference at Miami

Syracuse men's basketball head coach Jim Boeheim following the Orange's 62-55 win at Miami.
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WATCH: Syracuse's Oshae Brissett Delivers Facial With Nasty Dunk vs. Miami

Syracuse forward Oshae Brissett threw down all over Miami's Ebuka Izundu in this ACC Must See Moment!
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Indiana Basketball continues to improve with eyes set on March

In late January, Indiana Basketball faced off with Illinois in Champaign, but the Hoosiers were not able to escape victorious. However, the second meeting told a much different story. Head coach, Archie Miller, has been working all season to rebuild the team. He has given many players the opportunity to shine on the court, thus allowing everyone the chance contribute to the team...
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Preview: Tennessee Basketball at Georgia Basketball

On Saturday, the Tennessee Volunteers (19-6) will take on the Georgia Bulldogs(14-11) at the Stegeman Coliseum in Athens, Georgia. Tennessee is second in the SEC with a conference record of 9-4, and Georgia is tied for tenth in the SEC with a conference record of 5-8. The Volunteers, who are currently ranked 18th in the country, are coming off a 70-67 win over South Carolina, and...
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WATCH: 2018 Seniors | Illinois Basketball

The Fighting Illini host Nebraska Sunday afternoon, Feb. 18, at State Farm Center (2:30 pm CT on BTN). A pair of Illinois seniors will be honored prior to the game against the Huskers – Mark Alstork and Clayton Jones.

WATCH: Russell Turner Postgame | UCI vs. Hawai'i

"We didn't do enough today to win this game." Head coach Russell Turner breaks down the 'Eaters 61-62 loss to the Hawai'i Rainbow Warriors. Follow the 'Eaters! @UCIAthletics

Nebraska Basketball is making their mark for March Madness

The Nebraska basketball program rewrote history on Tuesday night, following their 70-66 victory over the Maryland Terrapins. For the first time in ten years, Nebraska basketball has 20 regular season wins, with three games remaining on their schedule. Still, with 20 wins overall, and 11 wins in conference play, Nebraska is still on the outside looking in to multiple analysts, including...
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WATCH: Bryant Crawford is Wake Forest's Do-It-All Guard

Wake Forest guard Bryant Crawford is in the midst of an awesome junior campaign for the Demon Deacons. Crawford ranks among the top 10 in the ACC in points, assists, and steals. He is also the ACC's active career leader in assists. Head coach Danny Manning and guards Keyshawn Woods and Mitchell Wilbekin talk about what makes Crawford the special player he is.
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WATCH: Allonzo Trier & Deandre Ayton Postgame ASU

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