UMBC will present coach Ryan Odom with a long-term contract that includes a salary increase that will help keep Odom with the Retrievers, athletic director Tim Hall told ESPN.
Posted on: 19 March 2018 | 4:43 am
Gerald Green said he was only coming to the defense of a teammate when he shoved Timberwolves center Gorgui Dieng in the back, a move for which he was ejected. That teammate, Chris Paul, said he will pay any fine Green is assessed.
Posted on: 19 March 2018 | 4:28 am
Welcome to the Sweet 16, Sister Jean. Loyola-Chicago's Cinderella story is just one delightful development in this year's field. Half the 1-seeds are gone, and there's no telling who has the upper hand to reach the Final Four.
Posted on: 19 March 2018 | 2:22 am
Kansas State kept the Retrievers from moving on to the Sweet 16, but the unlikely team from Maryland will always have its place in history.
Posted on: 19 March 2018 | 2:20 am
The field has been trimmed. Only 16 are left standing. It's time to look at what they did to get here and, more important, what they need to do if they hope to keep moving along in March.
Posted on: 19 March 2018 | 1:29 am
After his Seminoles stunned No. 1 seed Xavier on Sunday, Leonard Hamilton warned reporters not to call anything that happens in the tournament an upset. "I think what you see happening in college basketball, it's almost like a revolution," he said.
Posted on: 19 March 2018 | 1:16 am
A gentle giant? Pfft. Juan Martin del Potro showed he might be the heavyweight champ of the tennis universe with a smash-mouth win against Roger Federer in the final of Indian Wells.
Posted on: 19 March 2018 | 12:41 am
It's only fitting Rory McIlroy snapped a 539-day funk by winning a championship on a course named after the man he admired so much, Arnold Palmer.
Posted on: 18 March 2018 | 10:10 pm
Tom Izzo said he is focused on finding a way to "make better this university that I've given over half my life to" following Michigan State's upset loss to the Syracuse, which brought an end to the Spartans' tumultuous season.
Posted on: 18 March 2018 | 9:27 pm
Finding himself within a shot of the leaders on the back nine Sunday, Tiger Woods couldn't sustain his late momentum and finished in a tie for fifth at Bay Hill. "I wasn't committed to what I was going to do," Woods said of his effort on the par-5 16th.
Posted on: 18 March 2018 | 9:22 pm
On a day when an early mistake cost Harvick the chance at a fourth straight trophy, Truex Jr. reverted to his 2017 form and delivered a statement win (by 11.7 seconds) at Auto Club Speedway.
Posted on: 18 March 2018 | 8:36 pm
Chennedy Carter scored 32 of her 37 points in the second half, including a game-winning 3-pointer with 3.2 seconds left, to lift the fourth-seeded Aggies to a thrilling victory over No. 5 DePaul.
Posted on: 18 March 2018 | 6:35 pm