Quinn Cook scored 19 points and Jahlil Okafor had 17 to lead No. 4 Duke past No. 19 Michigan State 81-71 in Tuesday’s State Farm Champions Classic.
The Badgers return four starters from their 2014 Final Four run, including 7-footer Frank Kaminsky. Wisconsin has finished fourth or better in the Big Ten in all 13 seasons of coach Bo Ryan’s tenure, but the Badgers have not finished first since 2008.
The NCAA Final Four has given us many amazing moments in its illustrious history. Here are the top 5.
We’re being told this is a classic tournament, with juggernauts about to collide like meteors over Texas, and a classic Final Four in store for us. Depends on your view of classic. Does an Arizona – Florida Finals sound unprecedented? Is that must-see TV?
By far the most unlikely Sweet 16 matchup is Dayton-Stanford. The 11 seed Flyers started Thursday’s madness by beating Ohio State 60-59.
In the major conferences, Florida completed an undefeated regular season in the SEC and Cincinnati and Louisville tied atop the American.
Tempers got heated during the game — I get that — but I assume these kids didn’t realize that in the grand scheme of things the game means nothing.
In conjunction with the Big Ten, the ACC and ESPN, the University of Michigan men’s basketball team announced today the Wolverines will travel to Durham, N.C., to face Duke for their 2013 Big Ten/ACC Challenge matchup on Tuesday, Dec. 3, at Cameron Indoor Stadium.
Top recruit Jabari Parker has signed his letter of intent to play at Duke.
Seth Curry shot Duke right into the regional finals — and put Mike Krzyzewski on the verge of another major milestone.