Looking like a No. 6 seed no one wants to play, high-scoring Buffalo beat Arizona State and breezed into the second round of the NCAA Tournament for the second straight year.
Cincinnati has managed to stay ahead in its first-round game against Iowa despite a subpar performance from Jarron Cumberland, the American Athletic's player of the year.
Payton Pritchard scored 19 points, Kenny Wooten protected the rim with four blocks and 12th-seeded Oregon extended its surprising March run by beating No. 5 seed Wisconsin 72-54 in the first round of the NCAA Tournament.
Gonzaga's Killian Tillie is finally healthy and making the top-seeded Zags better at both ends.
Scientists are warning that historic flooding could soon deluge parts of several southern states along the lower Mississippi River, where flood waters could persist for several weeks.
Opening NCAA round concludes with plenty of star power, notably Zion Williamson, Duke.
Ja Morant dominated with a triple-double, the ninth in NCAA Tournament history, slicing up Marquette with 16 assists to go with 17 points and 11 rebounds as Murray State beat the fifth-seeded Golden Eagles 83-64 in first round of the NCAA Tournament.
Kevarrius Hayes scores 16, 10th-seeded Florida upsets Nevada with 70-61 win.
Phil Booth scored 20 points and defending champion Villanova began its title defense by holding off Saint Mary's 61-57 in the South Region.
Fletcher Magee set a collegiate record for 3-pointers and seventh-seeded Wofford beat Seton Hall 84-68 in the opening round of the NCAA Tournament.
Despite the loss, Fairleigh Dickinson senior closes it out in style.
Heartbreaker: Missed FTs, late pass cost NMex State in 78-77 loss to Auburn.
Freshman Gale Kalscheur scored 16 of his 24 points in the second half and 10th-seeeded Minnesota rolled past Louisville 86-76 in the opening round of the East Region, the Gophers' first win in the NCAA Tournament in six years.
Maryland's Darryl Morsell made a crucial defensive stop as Belmont went for a last-second upset in the NCAA Tournament, allowing the Terrapins to escape with a 79-77 victory in the East Regional.
Trump's latest tirade against John McCain comes after several leading Republicans defend the longtime Arizona senator.
Kirsten Gillibrand is pitching her ideas to improve the asylum process for immigrants while touring a law clinic at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas that helps unaccompanied immigrant children.
Carsen Edwards scored 24 points and third-seeded Purdue coasted to a 61-48 victory against Old Dominion on Thursday night in the first round of the NCAA Tournament.
Duke is the most popular pick in the online tournament pools, with North Carolina next.
Dedric Lawson had 25 points and 11 rebounds, and Kansas dominated inside for an 87-53 rout over Northeastern in the opening round of the Midwest Region.
Skylar Mays scored 19 points, including four free throws in the final 15 seconds, and third-seeded and embattled LSU did just enough to beat 14th-seeded Yale 79-74 in the opening round of the NCAA Tournament.
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Mfiondu Kabengele had 21 points and 10 rebounds, and Florida State held off a barrage of 3-pointers from 13th-seeded Vermont in a 76-69 victory in the opening round of the NCAA West Regional.
College basketball fans are lining up at casinos and racetracks and furiously tapping smartphone screens to get down bets on March Madness in many states where sports betting is legal for the first time.
A judge has issued a temporary injunction blocking Wisconsin Republicans' contentious lame-duck laws limiting the powers of Gov. Tony Evers and Attorney General Josh Kaul, both Democrats.
Cash-strapped R&B singer R. Kelly wants a judge to let him travel to the Middle East to perform several concerts, saying he has struggled to get work in the U.S. since his February arrest on sex-abuse charges.
Kentucky coach John Calipari says forward PJ Washington has a sprained foot and is out for NCAA Tournament game against Abilene Christian.
APNewsbreak: A detective says a Salvadoran immigrant charged with four Nevada murders told police he robbed and killed his elderly victims during a 10-day rampage in January because he needed money to buy methamphetamine.
Calipari shoots down latest coaching rumor, says his 'plan and desire' is to retire at Kentucky.
The company that owns a duck boat that sank on a Missouri lake last year, killing 17 people, won't operate the vessels this year and will instead open a replacement attraction in the tourist town of Branson.
Millions of brackets are filled with millions of guesses and it's time to find out how they fare.
Passenger rail traffic on a popular Missouri route has been suspended and evacuations continue as the flooding Missouri River busts more levees.
Trump is returning to Ohio, the state that foretold his 2016 victory and serves as the linchpin of his re-election effort.
About 6 in 10 Americans want betting on professional sports events to be legal in their state, but fewer feel that way about college athletics, according to a poll conducted by The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research.
For American whiskey producers, their tariff-induced hangover became more painful in late 2018 when a downturn in exports accelerated, especially in the European Union _ the industry's biggest overseas market, an industry trade group said Thursday.