Tournament openers and previews

SEC Tournament:

Alabama 77, Vanderbilt 57

Florida 71, Arkansas 61

Big Ten Tournament:

Illinois 79, Nebraska 70

Wisconsin 61, Rutgers 55

ACC Tournament:

Clemson 67, Virginia Tech 66

Georgia Tech 71, Boston College 67

North Carolina 72, Pitt 60

All scores.

Lots of interesting match ups on tap tomorrow, which is opening day of the Pac 12 Tournament.

Conference tournament news:

Notre Dame is gearing for a loaded ACC Tournament.

The Gamecocks are favored but the Lady Vols loom in the SEC Tournament.

Syracuse enters the ACC Tournament in search of momentum.

Assessing the American Athletic Conference.

Amber Smith and Missouri are eager for their first SEC Tournament win.

Pac 12 teams gearing for critical conference tournament.

Pac 12 Tournament story lines and preview.

Players and coaches expect a competitive Pac 12 Tournament.

Oregon State is looking for more success.

The Pac 12 Tournament is a second chance for Arizona State.

Oregon is hitting “reset” going into the tournament. They’re trying to keep their NCAA Tournament hopes alive.

Despite their 12th seed, the Utes feel refocused.

Can the Washington Huskies overcome a loaded Pac 12 Tournament bracket?

Arizona is out of the basement and looking to live the high life at the Pac 12 tourney.

Washington State survived an injury-filled season to get a high tournament seed.

Stop the presses: the LA Times even wrote about the Pac 12 Tournament.

College team news:

Everyone has contributed for UConn this year.

Ohio’s recent struggles provide different perspective for upcoming tournament.

College player news:

The NCAA’s starting five for the week.

Extensive Q&A with Lady Vol Diamond DeShields.

The science behind Kelsey Plum’s shot.

Alexis Peterson’s time has come at Syracuse.

Tori Jankoska can do it all on the court for Michigan State.

Oregon’s Sabrina Ionescu prefers to avoid the spotlight and just win.

How Ally Disterhoft realized her Hawkeye dreams.

Jasmine Weatherspoon, Ohio’s feel-good player.

Napheesa Collier and Katie Lou Samuelson have grown into UConn’s dynamic duo.

College coach news:

A bond that transcends grief: Suggs, McCallie spur Duke’s women’s basketball resurgence. (WOW)

Nevada coach Jane Albright will retire at the end of the season.

San Francisco coach Molly Goodenbour has made a good impression in her first season.

Rankings:

ESPN’s final mid-major poll of the season.

ESPN’s high school top 25.

WNBA news:

The WNBA All-Star game logo has been revealed.

Encouraging players to plan for after basketball.