Month: January 1970

Iowa's Luka Garza reflects on his dominant season: 'I'm very excited about the year we had, and the year I had'

Iowa's Luka Garza reflects on his dominant season: 'I'm very excited about the year we had, and the year I had'

Iowa center Luke Garza discusses his dominant 2019-20 season with Andy Katz. Garza was Katz’s pick for Naismith Player of the Year.
Iowa's Luka Garza reflects on his dominant season: 'I'm very excited about the year we had, and the year I had'
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Dayton's Anthony Grant talks about the Flyers' great season and what to expect from them next

Dayton's Anthony Grant talks about the Flyers' great season and what to expect from them next

Dayton coach Anthony Grant talks with NCAA.com’s Andy Katz about the great season his team had, Obi Toppin’s success and what we could expect from the Flyers next season.
Dayton's Anthony Grant talks about the Flyers' great season and what to expect from them next
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AP Player of the Year Obi Toppin talks favorite dunks and how he is keeping his skills up during the COVID-19 pandemic

AP Player of the Year Obi Toppin talks favorite dunks and how he is keeping his skills up during the COVID-19 pandemic

Dayton’s Obi Toppin chats with NCAA.com’s Andy Katz on the incredible season Dayton had in 2020, as well as his best dunk and how he is preparing for the NBA draft.
AP Player of the Year Obi Toppin talks favorite dunks and how he is keeping his skills up during the COVID-19 pandemic
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With sports on pause, coaches put the well-being of their student-athletes first

With sports on pause, coaches put the well-being of their student-athletes first

Coaches throughout the country, across all sports, are doing their best to make sure their teams remain physically and mentally healthy despite student-athletes being scattered across the country.
With sports on pause, coaches put the well-being of their student-athletes first
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Watch full game: No. 15 Hampton shocks No. 2 Iowa State in the 2001 NCAA tournament

Watch full game: No. 15 Hampton shocks No. 2 Iowa State in the 2001 NCAA tournament

Watch 15-seed Hampton upset Iowa State in the 2001 NCAA tournament. The Pirates closed the game on a 10-0 run, ultimately taking the lead on a shot with six seconds left, to become the fourth 15-seed to upset a 2-seed in tournament history. Hampton won 58-57.
Watch full game: No. 15 Hampton shocks No. 2 Iowa State in the 2001 NCAA tournament
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Watch full game: Illinois goes on 20-5 run to force overtime and take down Arizona in the 2005 Elite Eight

Watch full game: Illinois goes on 20-5 run to force overtime and take down Arizona in the 2005 Elite Eight

Illinois went on a late 20-5 run to rally back and then held on in overtime to defeat Arizona 90-89 to move on to the 2005 Final Four. Watch the entire Elite Eight game here.
Watch full game: Illinois goes on 20-5 run to force overtime and take down Arizona in the 2005 Elite Eight
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Watch full game: Trey Burke leads Michigan's comeback vs. Kansas in 2013 Sweet 16

Watch full game: Trey Burke leads Michigan's comeback vs. Kansas in 2013 Sweet 16

Michigan trailed Kansas by 14 with seven minutes remaining before storming back to force overtime on a deep Trey Burke 3-pointer with 4.2 seconds left. The Wolverines would win in OT, led by Burke’s 23 points — all coming after halftime.
Watch full game: Trey Burke leads Michigan's comeback vs. Kansas in 2013 Sweet 16
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Watch full game: Scottie Reynolds' late game heroics sends Villanova past Pitt to 2009 Final Four

Watch full game: Scottie Reynolds' late game heroics sends Villanova past Pitt to 2009 Final Four

Scottie Reynolds’ layup with 0.5 seconds left gave Villanova the 2009 Elite Eight win over 1-seed Pitt, clinching a trip to the Final Four in Detroit.
Watch full game: Scottie Reynolds' late game heroics sends Villanova past Pitt to 2009 Final Four
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Watch full game: Ja Morant records a triple-double for Murray State over Marquette in 2019 first round

Watch full game: Ja Morant records a triple-double for Murray State over Marquette in 2019 first round

In a first round matchup between two of the most electric players in college basketball, Ja Morant and Murray State raced past Markus Howard and Marquette in the 2019 NCAA tournament. Morant recorded a triple-double with 17 points, 16 assists and 11 rebounds.
Watch full game: Ja Morant records a triple-double for Murray State over Marquette in 2019 first round
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Kentucky survives Notre Dame in 2015 to advance to the Final Four

Kentucky survives Notre Dame in 2015 to advance to the Final Four

Watch this March Madness full replay of Kentucky and Notre Dame’s thrilling Elite Eight matchup from 2015. Andrew Harrison’s clutch free throws with six seconds remaining propelled UK into the Final Four and kept its perfect season alive. Kentucky won 68-66.
Kentucky survives Notre Dame in 2015 to advance to the Final Four
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Last second shot puts Loyola Chicago over Nevada and into the 2018 Elite Eight

Last second shot puts Loyola Chicago over Nevada and into the 2018 Elite Eight

Watch this full March Madness replay from Loyola Chicago’s miraculous 2018 Final Four run. Marques Townes’ 3-pointer with six seconds left solidified a 69-68 win over Nevada, pushing Sister Jean and the Ramblers on to the Elite Eight.
Last second shot puts Loyola Chicago over Nevada and into the 2018 Elite Eight
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Watch full game: Georgia State upsets Baylor in 2015 first round on Hunter's last-second dagger

Watch full game: Georgia State upsets Baylor in 2015 first round on Hunter's last-second dagger

R.J Hunter hit a go-ahead 3 with 2.7 seconds remaining, erasing a 12-point deficit and propelling Georgia State to a 57-56 opening round upset of Baylor. Watch the full game here.
Watch full game: Georgia State upsets Baylor in 2015 first round on Hunter's last-second dagger
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Jim Valvano and Lorenzo Charles will forever be connected by a dunk at the 1983 NCAA tournament

Jim Valvano and Lorenzo Charles will forever be connected by a dunk at the 1983 NCAA tournament

Jim Valvano and Lorenzo Charles share nearly the same burial site, but they will also forever be connected by a dunk — and a moment that is part of the beating heart of NCAA tournament history.
Jim Valvano and Lorenzo Charles will forever be connected by a dunk at the 1983 NCAA tournament
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