NCAA Latest: Kansas creates a little separation…

Svi Mykhailiuk's 3-pointer and Silvio De Sousa's dunk off a lob from Devonte Graham has helped Kansas create some separation after Clemson pulled within a point of the Jayhawks in the Midwest Region semifinal

Loyola to test Kansas State's strong D in…

Kansas State will again lean on its consistently strong defense in South Regional final against Loyola

NCAA Corruption Probe: Programs, Players Listed…

Duke, North Carolina and Michigan State were among the college basketball programs named in the FBI's probe into NCAA corruption. Is it time to blow up the NCAA?

Column: Through all its ills, college hoops wins in the end

Column: No matter how much they try to tear it down, college basketball always finds a way to win in the end

AP Podcast: Do You Believe in ... Sister Jean?

Loyola wins! Hosts Jim Litke and Tim Dahlberg debate how much influence the Ramblers' 98-year-old chaplain, Sister Jean Schmidt, had on the matchup between their own hometown favorites

Second half of Sweet 16 filled with compelling…

First half of Elite Eight filled with upset picks, more could be on the way in second half of Sweet 16 on the way

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Another Sweet 16 for Zags, another offseason of questions

Another Sweet 16 for Zags, another offseason of questions

Noles roll: Florida St beats Gonzaga 75-60 in 3rd…

Terance Mann scored 18 points and the ninth-seeded Seminoles advanced to the Elite Eight with a 75-60 victory over Gonzaga

Streaking Michigan routs Texas A&M 99-72 in West…

This one was easy for Michigan. The Wolverines rolled past Texas A&M 99-72

Duke, Clemson, Syracuse give Midwest a strong ACC flavor

With Duke, Clemson and Syracuse in Midwest Region, ACC is looming large in Omaha earlier than usual this year

Rhode Island's Dan Hurley to coach UConn team…

New England switch: Rhode Island's Dan Hurley to coach UConn team under NCAA investigation

Influence of one-and-done debated on AP Podcast

Hosts Jim Litke and Tim Dahlberg discuss the outsized influence Kentucky coach John Calipari and his "one-and-done" recruiting philosophy has had on college basketball in the latest episode of the AP Special Events daily March Madness podcast

AP Was There: Loyola-Chicago wins NCAA hoops…

Loyola is the Cinderella of the Sweet 16 after winning the NCAA Tournament title in 1963

Louisville parts ways with Padgett, begins search…

Louisville parts ways with David Padgett, begins search for permanent men's basketball coach

Bracket-busting South Region: Kentucky & Those…

The bracket-busting South Regional looks more like the Kentucky Invitational, featuring the blue bloods from the Bluegrass State and those other guys

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West Region without its top 2 seeds in NCAA Tournament

Gonzaga, Michigan and Texas A&M are no strangers to the Sweet 16

Duke, Kentucky again rely on freshmen in NCAA…

Duke and Kentucky seem to be the masters of the one-and-done era, winning championships with extraordinarily young rosters and both have a chance to do it again

Sue Guevara guides Central Michigan hoops to new…

Central Michigan women's basketball was in rough shape when Sue Guevara took over a decade ago

Stayed in school: Texas A&M's Williams stars in 2nd season

Texas A&M big man Robert Williams got to be a part of the Aggies' run to the Sweet Sixteen because he stayed in school

Graceland (Iowa) wins its 1st NAIA national…

Justin Harley hit a buzzer-beating 3-pointer in overtime to give Graceland (Iowa) its first NAIA national championship with an 83-80 victory over LSU Alexandria

"Snacks" Norvell fires up low-key Gonzaga

Redshirt freshman Zach Norvell, aka "Snacks," providing Gonzaga with fiery spark on the way to the Sweet 16

Loyola's run shines light on barrier-breaking '63 title team

With a run to the Sweet 16, Loyola of Chicago is shining a light on the team that played a landmark game during the Civil Rights era 55 years ago

NCAA women's tourney attendance at highest level…

Average attendance of just over 5,000 for the first two rounds of the women's NCAA Tournament is highest in a decade

Penny Hardaway takes over as Memphis' new…

Memphis introduces former NBA star Penny Hardaway as its new men's basketball coach

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AP Was There: Loyola-Chicago's 'Game of Change' in '63 NCAAs

Loyola-Chicago's run to the Sweet 16 is resurfacing memories of its culturally significant game in 1963 against Mississippi State

'AP Sports Weekly' podcast: Which one of you is…

"AP Sports Weekly" podcast co-hosts Jim Litke and Tim Dahlberg dial their rivalry up a few notches with a debate over which team is the NCAA tournament's most charming underdog

Oklahoma's Trae Young leaving for NBA after…

Oklahoma star Trae Young is leaving for the NBA after a standout freshman season that ended with him leading the nation in scoring and assists