Month: February 2021

The intriguing race to Selection Sunday begins now with the conference tournaments

The intriguing race to Selection Sunday begins now with the conference tournaments

As the craziest college basketball season to date rolls to a close, the intensity picks up with March Madness just around the corner. Here are 19 reasons, coming in all shapes and sizes, to pay attention to championship week.
The intriguing race to Selection Sunday begins now with the conference tournaments
Source: NCAA

Cade Cunningham after Oklahoma State stuns No. 7 Oklahoma: 'I think we actually went out there and represented the school well'

Cade Cunningham after Oklahoma State stuns No. 7 Oklahoma: 'I think we actually went out there and represented the school well'

Oklahoma State’s Cade Cunningham talks with Andy Katz about the Cowboys’ 94-90 overtime victory against No. 7 Oklahoma. Cunningham scored 40 points in the win.
Cade Cunningham after Oklahoma State stuns No. 7 Oklahoma: 'I think we actually went out there and represented the school well'
Source: NCAA

5 finalists for 2021 Julius Erving small forward award announced

5 finalists for 2021 Julius Erving small forward award announced

The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced today the five finalists for the 2021 Julius Erving Small Forward of the Year Award. The annual honor in its seventh year recognizes the top small forwards in Division I men’s college basketball.
5 finalists for 2021 Julius Erving small forward award announced
Source: NCAA

NCAA to allow limited fan attendance at Division I men’s basketball tournament

NCAA to allow limited fan attendance at Division I men’s basketball tournament

The NCAA will allow a limited number of fans at the 2021 Division I Men’s Basketball Championship, including all rounds and the Final Four. The decision to allow up to 25% capacity with physical distancing was made in conjunction with state and local health authorities due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
NCAA to allow limited fan attendance at Division I men’s basketball tournament
Source: NCAA

How college basketball's bluebloods got back on track, at least for one weekend

How college basketball's bluebloods got back on track, at least for one weekend

Duke, Kentucky, Kansas, North Carolina, and Michigan State have had anything, but normal seasons in 2021. With the NCAA tournament drawing near, America’s blueblood programs are gaining steam and making some noise.
How college basketball's bluebloods got back on track, at least for one weekend
Source: NCAA