Crowning and gearing

Crown ’em:

UConn beat UCF, 66-45, for their sixth straight AAC title.

Baylor used a strong fourth quarter to run past Iowa State, 67-49, for the Big 12 ‘chip.

Quinnipiac took their third straight MAAC Championship with an 81-51 blasting of Marist.

More results:

Big East semifinals sends Marquette and DePaul to a showdown

The Summit League semifinals means South Dakota and South Dakota State will again have a rubber match

The WCC semifinals were wild……Gonzaga won in double OT and will take on BYU for the crown

The Horizon semifinals means Green Bay and Wright State will face off

Mountain West quarterfinal results

NEC quarterfinal results

Patriot League quarterfinal results

Big Sky first round results

MAC first round results

MEAC first round results

Sun Belt first round results

College team news:

Oregon got a lesson instead of a trophy yesterday.

The Lady Vols have an anxious wait ahead after an up and down season.

The Division II tourney bracket.

College player news:

Central Michigan senior Reyna Frost has WNBA and astronaut dreams.

Freshman Shaylee Gonzalez has already proven her coach right, but wants more for BYU.

Princeton: Bella the Baller.

Oklahoma sophomore guard Shaina Pellington will transfer.

More on that.

Nancy Lieberman Award finalists:

What a groupTiana Mangakahia, Tyasha Harris, Sabrina Ionescu, Destiny Slocum and Crystal Dangerfield.

College coach news:

Jeff Walz isn’t worried about Louisville’s seeding after yesterday’s loss.

North Dakota State and coach Maren Walseth have agreed to mutually part ways.

More on that.

AP top 25 poll:

Why are we doing the poll this week?

High school news:

WBCA All-America team.

Bonus:

The long fight for pay equity in sports.

Nike celebrates Women’s History Month with the first-ever hyper court for her.