Before outright cancellation, NCAA considered a condensed 16-team 2020 NCAA Tournament in Atlanta

As the fate of the 2020 Division I NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament danced on a balance for more than 24 hours earlier this week, the NCAA considered almost every possible alternative to saving its most prestigious event. The one alternative that was most seriously discussed was a shrunken 16-team field Read more

College basketball scores, winners and losers: Oregon, FSU win outright titles; Seton Hall has to share

As college basketball took center stage on Saturday, it stood confidently in the spotlight and did not disappoint. Four top-10 teams took Ls. The Big East — a jumbled mess — was decided with a three-way tie. Rutgers finally — finally! — picked up a road win. And oh: maybe Read more

College basketball rankings: Kentucky, No. 9 in Top 25 And 1, has outright SEC title in sights on Saturday

Saturday’s college basketball schedule is loaded. The first fun game tips at noon ET, and the last one won’t end until after midnight ET. In between, I’m certain there will be big individual performances and upsets. But the only contest that’ll be played between two top-15 teams is Auburn at Read more