• College basketball: 5 glue guy...

    It's a player a coach doesn't have to ask to make the right decision. It's someone filling whatever role their team needs it on a given night (scoring, rebounding, defense, playmaking, etc.) It's a stat that won't show up in the box score, but you better believe you'll know it when you see it. The...

  • College basketball: Like Curry...

    DAVIDSON, N.C. — The last time Davidson had a high-scoring point guard, he led the Wildcats to the brink of the Final Four and went on to become a two-time NBA Most Valuable Player. Seven years after baby-faced Stephen Curry electrified a nation in the NCAA Tournament, another top-notch...

  • College basketball: Harry Flou...

    Harry Flournoy Jr., team captain and the leading rebounder on Texas Western College’s historic 1966 national championship team, passed away on Saturday morning in Atlanta. He was 72 years old. Flournoy averaged 8.3 points and 10.7 rebounds in the Miners’ drive to a 28-1 record and upset...

  • Indiana basketball: Hoosiers t...

    BLOOMINGTON, Ind. — Thomas Bryant could, at last, speak his mind. Payback against North Carolina had arrived after nine months of stewing, and if it lacked NCAA tourney implications, well, let somebody else worry about that. Indiana had just rocked the No. 3 and previously unbeaten Tar...

  • College basketball: Breaking d...

    We’ve already seen several great college basketball matchups this season, but Indiana-North Carolina on Wednesday night might top the list. These two programs have outstanding rosters in 2016-17, but their history goes way back. A quick look: All-Time series: Indiana leads 8-6NCAA tournament...

  • Women's Basketball Starting Fi...

    Every week, NCAA.com's Starting Five will bring you a look at some of the top women's basketball players in the country. Here are this week's standout competitors: Chanette Hicks Virginia Tech, Sophomore Guard Virginia Tech has opened the season with six straight wins behind the strong play of...

  • College basketball: Heavyweigh...

    If you're getting ready to settle back into your favorite spot on the couch to take in some weeknight hoops action following the holiday break, don't get too comfortable because the ACC-Big Ten Challenge is sure to have you on the edge of your seat. Ok, maybe that's a little cliché but...

Undefeated college football te
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Friday night's championship weekend kickoff culminated with one FBS team making it through its conference play undefeated after Western Michigan escaped Ohio to move to 13-0 en route to capturing the MAC championship. Next up is Alabama, who takes on Florida in the SEC championship for the second year in a row Saturday, looking to make it two undefeated teams entering bowl season. Here’s an...
Washington football: Huskies p
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When you're hot, you're hot, and Washington was just about bursting through the thermometer in the third quarter of the Pac-12 Championship Game against Colorado. The Huskies' modest 14-7 halftime advantage exploded within minutes of the third quarter getting underway, with back-to-back interceptions and 17 unanswered points. The final seven of that total came on a play that could only possibly...
Mountain West championship: Wy
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A week ago before their final regular-season games, San Diego State and Wyoming knew they would be playing this weekend for the Mountain West Conference championship. The War is getting ready to host the first postseason game in its 67-year history! #GoWyo pic.twitter.com/tJFSzYH1t9 — Wyoming Cowboy FB (@wyo_football) December 1, 2016 And both teams looked bad: San Diego State lost at home...
College football: Scores, high
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For teams that want to lock up their College Football Playoff hopes or make one last bid for a New Year's Six bowl, it's now or never. With the exception of the annual Army-Navy game next week, pre-bowl season is over after Saturday night. This week is ripe with intriguing matchups, as conference championship week always is. Eight of the 10 conferences are hosting a championship, while one that...
College basketball: 7 teams pl
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The order atop the AP poll has shuffled somewhat in the opening weeks, but the teams found there are expected to remain on their lofty perch all season. Still, the first three weeks have delivered a handful of pleasant surprises. Here are seven surprising teams trying to sustain a hot start in December - and beyond:  Arkansas State (7-1) After an opening loss to North Dakota State, the Red...
NCAA Women’s College Cup
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This is your home for coverage of the DI Women's Soccer College Cup from San Jose, Calif. Friday's ScheduleWest Virginia 1, North Carolina 0 | GameCenter |  HighlightsUSC 1, Georgetown 0 | GameCenter Sunday's ScheduleWest Virginia vs. USC | 6 p.m. ET Nikki Izzo-Brown is the only women's soccer coach West Virginia has ever hired. After 21 seasons, she's guiding the Mountaineers to...