Hoops fans line up to bet (legally) on March Madness tourney
College basketball fans are lining up at casinos and racetracks and furiously tapping smartphone screens to get down bets on March Madness in many states where sports betting is legal for the first time.
Missed FTs, late pass cost NMex St in 78-77 loss to Auburn
Heartbreaker: Missed FTs, late pass cost NMex State in 78-77 loss to Auburn.
The Latest: Maryland outlasts Belmont to keep Big 10 perfect
Duke is the most popular pick in the online tournament pools, with North Carolina next.
Kalscheur, Gophers knock off Louisville 86-76
Freshman Gale Kalscheur scored 16 of his 24 points in the second half and 10th-seeeded Minnesota rolled past Louisville 86-76 in the opening round of the East Region, the Gophers' first win in the NCAA Tournament in six years.
LSU, behind Skylar Mays, escapes 79-74 against Yale
Skylar Mays scored 19 points, including four free throws in the final 15 seconds, and third-seeded and embattled LSU did just enough to beat 14th-seeded Yale 79-74 in the opening round of the NCAA Tournament.