For the first time since 1984, the Houston Cougars are back in the Final Four. They play the Baylor Bears this Saturday.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Houston overcame a blown 17-point lead to hold off Oregon State 67-61 on Monday night in the NCAA Tournament, reaching the Final Four for the first time in 37 years. Quentin Grimes hit a 3-pointer with 3:21 left to break a 55-all tie. The second-seeded Cougars (28-3) spent the first half building […]
What to watch on Monday at the NCAA tournaments in Indiana and Texas: MEN No. 2 seed Houston (27-3) vs. No. 12 seed Oregon State (20-12), Midwest Region final, Lucas Oil Stadium, Indianapolis. Tipoff: 7:15 p.m. EDT on CBS. Houston leads the nation in field-goal percentage defense (.370) this season. … Oregon State opponents are […]
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Ethan Thompson scored 20 points, including a pair of clinching foul shots with 35 seconds left, and No. 12 seed Oregon State kept its dream March going with a 65-58 victory over eighth-seeded Loyola Chicago in the Sweet 16 of the NCAA Tournament on Saturday. Warith Alatishe added 10 points and 11 […]
Oregon State University leaders are suing to block disclosure of details about an investigation of abuse allegations in their volleyball program, even as they tout a refreshed mission for transparency following their president’s resignation over the handling of sexual-misconduct cases at another school. The school’s trustees accepted F. King Alexander’s resignation this week after details […]
Ethan Thompson understood the moment. Maybe that’s why he couldn’t stop smiling. Oregon State’s senior guard had just led the Beavers to a spot in the Sweet 16, the latest milestone for a team picked to finish last in the Pac-12 at the start of the season. “We knew it was in us, this success,” […]
Which Sweet 16 finalists will keep dancing in the West, South, Midwest and East regions? What team has won the NFL free agent frenzy so far?
This week Matt looks back at the first weekend of March Madness and previews the games coming up this weekend. He names his winners and losers so far in NFL Free agency and talks NBA trade deadline.
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Aliyah Boston scored 19 points and top seed South Carolina dominated after a close first quarter to beat eighth-seeded Oregon State 59-42 in the women’s NCAA Tournament, advancing to its seventh straight Sweet 16. The Gamecocks (24-4) led by a point after one quarter but had built a 12-point lead by […]
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Ethan Thompson scored 26 points and No. 12 seed Oregon State neutralized Oklahoma State and star freshman Cade Cunningham, rolling to an 80-70 upset in the second round of the NCAA Tournament on Sunday night. Maurice Calloo, who transferred from Oklahoma State, scored 15 points and Jarod Lucas also had 15 for […]