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Ohio State Star Sullinger Enters NBA Draft 8

Posted: April 05, 2012 11:38 AM ; Updated: April 05, 2012 11:38 AM

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- After guiding Ohio State to the Final Four, two-time All-American forward Jared Sullinger figured he might as well see what he could do for an NBA team.

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40-0! Baylor Women Finish Perfect Season 5

Posted: April 04, 2012 10:28 AM ; Updated: April 04, 2012 10:29 AM

DENVER (AP) -- Brittney Griner took the Baylor Lady Bears to new heights.

Blocking layups, snagging rebounds, hitting shots over two and three helpless defenders, all season long she towered over the competition.

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Kentucky Cruises Past Kansas for National Title 12

Posted: April 03, 2012 10:29 AM ; Updated: April 03, 2012 10:35 AM

NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- Before his confetti-flecked suit gets back from the cleaners, John Calipari will be on the road.

Such is life for a coach who recruits all that NBA-ready talent - especially when those players get in the habit of bringing championships back to their ol' Kentucky home.

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Lin Likely Out for Season with Knee Injury 11

Posted: April 01, 2012 12:29 AM ; Updated: April 01, 2012 1:02 AM

NEW YORK (AP) -- Say so long to Linsanity.

Jeremy Lin will miss the rest of the regular of the season because he needs knee surgery that will sideline him six weeks and could leave the Knicks without their star point guard in the playoffs -- if they make it that far.

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Kentucky and Kansas to Battle for NCAA Championship 12

Posted: April 01, 2012 12:26 AM ; Updated: April 01, 2012 1:01 AM


NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- Bragging rights in the Bluegrass State are mighty nice.

Kentucky has its sights set higher. Much higher.

Anthony Davis and top-seeded Kentucky are right where they planned to be all along, playing for the national title after finally putting away pesky Louisville 69-61 in the Final Four on Saturday night.

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The Final Four is Set! 20

Posted: March 25, 2012 8:27 PM ; Updated: March 25, 2012 9:19 PM


ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Tyshawn Taylor broke out of his slump in a big way Sunday, scoring 22 points and leading Kansas back to the Final Four with an 80-67 victory over former coach Roy Williams and top-seeded North Carolina.

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Marshall breaks bone in right wrist 4

Posted: March 19, 2012 12:03 PM ; Updated: March 19, 2012 12:03 PM

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) -- North Carolina point guard Kendall Marshall broke a bone in his right wrist during the second half of Sunday's win against Creighton in the NCAA tournament.

Marshall was hurt when he drove to the paint and was knocked to the floor by Ethan Wragge with 10:56 left. The left-handed point guard hit one of two free throws, then left the game briefly before returning and playing about 7 more minutes before leaving for good with 1:54 left.

Coach Roy Williams later cleared reporters out of the locker room to inform the team of Marshall's injury. His status for North Carolina's game against Ohio on Friday in the round of 16 in St. Louis is unclear. Team spokesman Steve Kirschner said medical staff planned to put Marshall in a cast Sunday night for his comfort.

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