Topic: Duke Blue Devils (Basketball)
The NCAA basketball's biggest tournament, aka March Madness, is upon us. The top four seeds announced Sunday: Ohio State, Duke, Pittsburgh, and Kansas. But with 68 teams in the NCAA basketball event, it's anyone's guess who will make it to the Final Four.
03/14/2011 09:59 am
As tributes to legendary coach John Wooden continue to flow, here are the books that remind us why he matters.
06/04/2010 12:19 pm
Yes, Butler is the sentimental favorite heading into tonight's NCAA championship game against Duke. But as an Indiana school, it has a long basketball history.
04/05/2010 08:15 pm
Coach Brad Stevens has earned his pay for Butler's Cinderella run into the Final Four.
04/03/2010 12:46 pm
From the bracketology of March Madness to ESPN Everything, sports has become one of the most pervasive forces in American culture. Is it a great unifying force or a sign of misplaced priorities?
04/03/2010 11:10 am
The men's Final Four begins Saturday in Indianapolis. Will Butler have a home-court advantage? Will Michigan State be blown out again? The Monitor's master of trivia knows all.
04/03/2010 10:00 am
Small college basketball teams like Gonzaga, Memphis, and Xavier, as well as Butler, have notched impressive NCAA results over the past decade.
03/30/2010 11:59 pm
Sports author John Feinstein offers a primer on March Madness and the drama surrounding the NCAA basketball tournament.
03/21/2010 06:35 am
March Madness caters to adult men who squander vast amounts of precious time carping about the performances of high-profile athletes and coaches. But playing, not watching, is the essence of sport.
03/19/2010 10:05 am
A movie like "The Blind Side," with Sandra Bullock and depicting a real scholar-athlete, has a lesson for the NCAA in this March Madness: Get the graduation rates up for players, especially blacks. Otherwise, Uncle Sam may be on your case.
03/18/2010 04:59 pm