UNC went from easily toppled to tough as nails in a month, and it nearly won them a title :: WRALSportsFan.com

UNC went from easily toppled to tough as nails in a month, and it nearly won them a title :: WRALSportsFan.com

By Lauren Brownlow, WRALSportsFan columnist/reporter New Orleans — Armando Bacot’s right ankle twisted yet again in the national title game and had no more support to offer him. He’d already spent the better part of the last 24 hours getting it ready for this game, and with the ball down by 1, the Tar Heels … Read more

Shaheen Holloway leaves Saint Peter’s for Seton Hall

Shaheen Holloway leaves Saint Peter's for Seton Hall

Shaheen Holloway couldn’t have scripted a better March: MAAC title. Elite Eight. New job in a high-profile conference. One of the big stars of March Madness is coming home, returning to his roots at Seton Hall as his next head coach. As expected after weeks of rumors, the Big East school made it official Wednesday, … Read more

Saint Peter’s vs. North Carolina: Matchup, March Madness prediction

Saint Peter's vs.  North Carolina: Matchup, March Madness prediction

Saint Peter’s is chasing history, looking to become the lowest seed to reach the Final Four in NCAA Tournament history. First, the Peacocks have to get by No. 8-seed North Carolina on Sunday at Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia. The Post’s Zach Braziller breaks down the East Region final: Point Guard RJ Davis, the White … Read more

Saint Peter’s vs. North Carolina: Matchup, March Madness prediction

Saint Peter's vs.  North Carolina: Matchup, March Madness prediction

Saint Peter’s is chasing history, looking to become the lowest seed to reach the Final Four in NCAA Tournament history. First, the Peacocks have to get by No. 8-seed North Carolina on Sunday at Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia. The Post’s Zach Braziller breaks down the East Region final: Point Guard RJ Davis, the White … Read more

March Madness 2022: Friday’s can’t-miss games

March Madness 2022: Friday's can't-miss games

Here are Friday’s key March Madness 2022 games to watch: No. 10 Loyola Chicago vs. No. 7 Ohio State: 12:15 p.m., CBS Loyola may have lost head coach Porter Moser to Oklahoma, but his replacement, 30-year-old Drew Valentine, hasn’t missed a beat. The youngest head coach in Division I, he’s the older brother of former … Read more

St. John’s were good enough to break your heart – again

St. John's were good enough to break your heart – again

We can talk about the whistle, sure, because there are lot of hoarse, angry people — starting with the nine members of the St. John’s basketball team who took shifts on the floor — who heard that whistle in their sleep Thursday night, who will have it interrupt their sleep patterns across the next few … Read more

Wyatt Wilkes posts video reaction to Buddy Boeheim incident

Wyatt Wilkes posts video reaction to Buddy Boeheim incident

Florida State’s Wyatt Wilkes doesn’t believe Syracuse star Buddy Boeheim should be suspended after Boeheim’s apparent punch to Wilkes’ mid-section at the ACC Tournament on Wednesday. Boeheim was hit with a one-game suspension hours after the game for what the ACC called a “flagrant act,” forcing him to miss Thursday’s quarterfinal against Duke at Barclays … Read more

Syracuse’s Buddy Boeheim suspended for Florida State punch

Syracuse's Buddy Boeheim suspended for Florida State punch

Syracuse star Buddy Boeheim will miss Thursday’s ACC Tournament quarterfinal game against Duke after he was suspended for hitting Florida State’s Wyatt Wilkes during Wednesday’s win. Boeheim, the son of Orange coach Jim Boeheim, swung his arm into Wilkes’ gut after they battled in the paint in the first half of their second-round clash. No … Read more