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Thursday, May 05, 2016

Colleges

Final Four matchups set: North Carolina-Syracuse, Villanova-Oklahoma

Final Four matchups set: North Carolina-Syracuse, Villanova-Oklahoma

PHILADELPHIA — Roy Williams will take his postgame injuries as long as he and the North Carolina Tar Heels are headed to the Final Four.
Updated one month ago
Syracuse tops top-seeded Virginia, heads to Final Four

Syracuse tops top-seeded Virginia, heads to Final Four

CHICAGO — Malachi Richardson and Syracuse scrapped and fought their way from the bubble to the Final Four.
Updated one month ago
North Carolina races past Notre Dame into Final Four

North Carolina races past Notre Dame into Final Four

PHILADELPHIA — Brice Johnson had 25 points and 12 rebounds to lead North Carolina to an 88-74 victory over Notre Dame on Sunday night, leaving the Tar Heels as the only No. 1 seed in the Final Four.
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Syracuse women beat Lady Vols, head to first Final Four

Syracuse women beat Lady Vols, head to first Final Four

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Alexis Peterson scored a season-high 29 points, Brianna Butler hit three straight 3-pointers early in the fourth quarter to break open the game, and Syracuse advanced to its first women’s Final Four with an 89-67 vic...
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Washington women beat Stanford, reach Final Four

Washington women beat Stanford, reach Final Four

LEXINGTON, Ky. — Kelsey Plum scored 26 points and Chantel Osahor had 24 points and 18 rebounds Sunday as Washington defeated Stanford 85-76 in the NCAA Lexington Regional final to earn its first women’s basketball Final Four appearance....
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Gators give McElwain $750,000 raise after winning SEC East

Gators give McElwain $750,000 raise after winning SEC East

Florida gave coach Jim McElwain a $750,000-a-year raise Friday after he won the Southeastern Conference’s Eastern Division in his first season.
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NCAA South: Villanova routs Miami; Kansas advances

NCAA South: Villanova routs Miami; Kansas advances

Ryan Arcidiacono and Kris Jenkins each scored 21 points and No. 2 seed Villanova never trailed in routing third-seeded Miami 92-69 in the South Region semifinal of the NCAA Tournament.
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NCAA West: Duke’s title defense ends with loss to Oregon; Sooners roll

ANAHEIM, Calif. — Mike Krzyzewski felt a swell of pride after Duke’s national title defense ended with a loss to Oregon.
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No underdogs, but still some folks to cheer for in Sweet 16

No underdogs, but still some folks to cheer for in Sweet 16

VCU: Vanquished.
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George Washington beats Florida, advances to NIT semifinals

The Associated Press
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