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Bill Frieder looks ahead to 2017

14 April 2016 Comments are off for this post.
Coaches and players are on the move! Let’s face it basketball fans, transfers are as much a part of college basketball as are incoming freshmen. Several good ones are on the move, and several players still have…
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Bill Frieder looks back on an all-time classic

07 April 2016 Comments are off for this post.
I have been around basketball for a long time, yet I wasn’t smart enough to see the national champions right in front of me for the past few weeks. I had Miami as a sleeper and Villanova took them out. Everyone loved Kansas (including me), yet Jay Wright’s crew wasn’t…
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Villanova forward Kris Jenkins celebrates after the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game against North Carolina Monday, April 4, 2016, in Houston. Villanova won 77-74. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)

Championship Game Highlights: Kris Jenkins wins it for Villanova

05 April 2016 Comments are off for this post.
HOUSTON – Kris Jenkins’ three-pointer at the buzzer gave Villanova its second ever national championship 77-74 over North Carolina. Marcus Paige hit a shot moments earlier to tie the game, but Ryan Arcidiacono dribbled the length of the court before handing off to Jenkins for the game-winner. Kevin Kugler, John…
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NCAAW Final Four Highlights: Syracuse handles Washington to earn title shot

03 April 2016 Comments are off for this post.
INDIANAPOLIS, IN – For the first time in school history, the Orange are headed to the NCAAW championship game, as fourth-seeded Syracuse comfortably cruised to a 80-59 victory over seventh-seeded Washington. Next up, Quentin Hillsman’s squad faces the toughest challenge of them all, as the Orange will attempt to spoil…
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NCAAW Final Four Highlights: UConn rolls past Oregon State, into title game

03 April 2016 Comments are off for this post.
INDIANAPOLIS, IN – Three-time defending champion Connecticut continued its historic undefeated run, defeating second-seeded Oregon State 80-51 and advancing to the title game, with a chance to finish the season 38-0. The top-seeded Huskies were led by Morgan Tuck’s 21 points, while senior Breanna Stewart added 16 points and 8 rebounds.…
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North Carolina forward Theo Pinson (1) shoots against Syracuse forward Tyler Lydon (20) during the first half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 2, 2016, in Houston. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

Final Four Highlights: North Carolina takes out Syracuse

02 April 2016 Comments are off for this post.
HOUSTON – Brice Johnson and Justin Jackson had 16 points apiece as North Carolina advanced to the NCAA Championship Game with an 83-66 win over Syracuse on Saturday night. Trevor Cooney led the way for Syracuse with 22 points but it wasn’t enough as the run of the Orange ended…
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