Head Coach Mark Schmidt dedicated the teams win over UCLA to legend Bob Lanier. Lanier was never able to face UCLA in the 1970 Final Four due to injury writes Henry Bushnell.
How much money do college basketball programs make in the NCAA Tournament writes Jeff Eisenberg.
Jock Landale scored 26 points on 11-of-15 shooting for his 20th 20-plus game of the season and Saint Mary’s made 13 3-pointers in an 89-45 rout of Southeastern Louisiana on Tuesday night in an NIT opener.
Martinas Geben and T.J. Gibbs combined for 35 points, Bonzie Colson had a double-double and Notre Dame cruised to an 84-63 win over Hampton on Tuesday night in the opening round of the NIT.
Jeffrey Carroll scored 12 of his 18 points at the free-throw line and Oklahoma State made 32 at the stripe to beat Florida Gulf Coast 80-68 on Tuesday night in the NIT.
Deng Adel had 20 points, including 16 during Louisville’s hot-shooting second half that rallied the Cardinals past Northern Kentucky 66-58 Tuesday night in a first-round NIT game.