Here comes the Madness


Kansas stunned No. 23 Iowa State, 98-93

More results:

No. 16 Oklahoma 90, Kansas State 86 (OT)

West Virginia 71, Oklahoma State 67

Texas Tech 66, TCU 49

Tournament results:

Atlantic 10 round 1 scores

ACC round 1 scores: Wake Forest 68, Virginia 57; Boston College 62, Georgia Tech 57; Clemson 71, Pitt 53

America East quarterfinal scores

Big South round 1 scores

Big Ten round 1 scores: Penn State 72, Minnesota 67; Rutgers 63, Northwestern 59

OVC round 1 scores

Pac-12 round 1 scores: UCLA 81, Arizona State 70 (OT); Oregon 52, Washington 50; Washington State 61, Cal 49; USC and Oregon State are still battling at this hour.

SEC round 1 scores: Kentucky 72, Florida 57; Texas A&M 77, Vanderbilt 70

Sun Belt round 2 scores

All scores

Tomorrow’s game schedule

College team news:

Can a Big Ten team win the national title?

The Big Ten tourney provides an opportunity for Purdue.

The Buffs are ready to roll in the Pac-12 Tournament.

Missouri staggers into the SEC Tournament after a late-season slide.

One reason for Saint Joseph’s improvement this season? Cookies.

College player news:

Kierra Fletcher is embracing pressure for South Carolina.

At UMass, Sam Breen made a tremendous rebound in basketball, and in life.

Eight players were ejected today after an on-court scuffle during the Kentucky-Florida game.

ESPN names their POYs for each conference.

The NCAA’s starting five for the week.

Finalists for the Cheryl Miller Award.

College coach news:

South Alabama has relieved coach Terry Fowler of duties.

Give Lindsay Whalen one more year, one columnist says.

WNBA news:

Sue Bird is enjoying retirement and making fiancee Megan Rapinoe jealous.