Men's college basketball

Texas Tech fans celebrate on the court after the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against West Virginia, Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018, in Lubbock, Texas. (AP Photo/Brad Tollefson)
January 15, 2018 - 9:11 pm
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — The Big 12 fined Texas Tech $25,000 and reprimanded West Virginia forward Wes Harris for hitting a fan who joined thousands of others in storming the court during a weekend postgame celebration. Big 12 Commissioner Bob Bowlsby said in a statement Monday that Texas Tech did...
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Virginia's Kyle Guy (5) shoots over North Carolina State's Omer Yurtseven (14) in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Sunday, Jan. 14, 2018, in Charlottesville, Va. (Zack Wajsgras/The Daily Progress via AP)
January 14, 2018 - 9:05 pm
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Virginia's lead was still 11, but North Carolina State was trying to rally and a sense of unease was growing at John Paul Jones Arena. There were eight minutes to play, and the Wolfpack were on an 11-2 run. For Devon Hall, that meant time to do something. He got the ball...
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West Virginia's Sagaba Konate (50), Texas Tech's Norense Odiase (32) and Niem Stevenson (10) try to rebound the ball during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game, Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018, in Lubbock, Texas. (AP Photo/Brad Tollefson)
January 14, 2018 - 5:14 pm
The Big 12 can stake a claim as the nation's best conference. It has the top RPI rating, five teams ranked in the AP Top 25 and eight teams in the top 50 of the KenPom.com rankings. The only problem: The teams have been beating up on each other since conference play started. Big 12 teams have...
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Texas Tech fans celebrate on the court after the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against West Virginia, Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018, in Lubbock, Texas. (AP Photo/Brad Tollefson)
January 14, 2018 - 2:58 pm
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia's athletic department said Sunday it is reviewing an incident in which a player is seen striking a Texas Tech fan who had joined thousands of others in a postgame celebration. Video posted on social media by fans at the game in Lubbock, Texas, show forward Wes...
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Tom Hoge, center, hits his ball out of the rough back into play on the 16th fairway during the third round of the Sony Open golf tournament, Saturday Jan. 13, 2018, in Honolulu. (AP Photo/Marco Garcia)
January 14, 2018 - 12:46 am
HONOLULU (AP) — Tom Hoge was too caught up watching college basketball in his hotel room to be bothered with a push alert — a false alarm, as it turned out — that a ballistic missile was headed toward Hawaii. He showed a steady hand on the golf course, too, even as the leaderboard at the Sony Open...
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Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski, left, talks to Alex O'Connell, seated top, and others on the bench during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Pittsburgh, Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2018, in Pittsburgh. Duke won 87-52. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)
January 13, 2018 - 12:15 pm
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski missed Saturday's game against Wake Forest because of a virus. Team officials made the announcement about the 70-year-old Hall of Fame coach about 40 minutes before tipoff. Associate head coach Jeff Capel is again running the team in his absence. Capel...
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Villanova's Phil Booth, center, goes up for a shot between Xavier's Tyrique Jones, left, and J.P. Macura during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2018, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
January 10, 2018 - 11:10 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Villanova turned the anticipated Big East game of the year into a romp by the time some fans were still taking their seats. Phil Booth hit five 3s and scored a career high 21 points while Jalen Brunson had 17 to lead the No. 1 Wildcats to an 89-65 win over No. 10 Xavier on...
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Purdue center Isaac Haas (44) goes to the basket as Michigan forward Isaiah Livers (4) watches during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game at Crisler Center in Ann Arbor, Mich., Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018. Purdue won 70-69. (AP Photo/Tony Ding)
January 10, 2018 - 1:25 am
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Isaac Haas made only 55 percent of his free throws as a freshman. Now a senior, the Purdue big man is a lot more reliable — and when he drew a foul in the final seconds of a tie game, the 7-foot-2 Haas was confident. "What goes through your head is all those times you...
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West Virginia forward Lamont West (15) shoots while being defended by Baylor forward Terry Maston (31) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018, in Morgantown, W.Va. (AP Photo/Raymond Thompson)
January 09, 2018 - 9:47 pm
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Jevon Carter sank the go-ahead 3-pointer with 57.5 seconds left and No. 2 West Virginia escaped with a 57-54 victory over Baylor on Tuesday night. West Virginia (15-1, 4-0 Big 12) struggled to make shots the entire game but extended the nation's longest winning streak to 15...
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Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski reacts during the second half of the team's NCAA college basketball game against North Carolina State in Raleigh, N.C., Saturday, Jan. 6, 2018. North Carolina State won 96-85. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)
January 07, 2018 - 11:28 am
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — There's no questioning the talent or the offensive potential for No. 2 Duke with its star freshman class. Finding the defensive play to go with all that hasn't been easy. The Blue Devils allowed North Carolina State to shoot 55 percent after halftime in Saturday night's 96-85...
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