2017 ScheduleAll times ET

2017 Schedule
1st in Sun Belt
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195dPeter Keating and Jordan Brenner

Upset heroes comprise 2016 All-Giant Killer Team

Villanova cut down the nets, but don't forget the first-round stars, like Stephen F. Austin's Thomas Walkup, who made the NCAA tournament memorable.

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UNLV to hire Little Rock coach Beard

According to ESPN's Jeff Goodman and Jeff Borzello, Chris Beard will become UNLV's next head coach. Beard led Arkansas-Little Rock to 30 wins and an upset of Purdue in the NCAA tournament this season.

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209dJeff Goodman and Jeff Borzello

UNLV hires Beard after record season at UALR

Chris Beard, who guided Arkansas-Little Rock to an NCAA tournament berth this season, has been hired as UNLV's head coach. Sources told ESPN that he agreed to a five-year deal.

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Josh Hagins on Monte Morris' defense against him: "He's a good defender. He's not a slacker. ...Even when I got by him, there's a 6-9 guy waiting on me."


Niang leads Iowa State past Little Rock 78-61

Georges Niang scored 28 points and Iowa State kept Josh Hagins from any more second-half heroics in a 78-61 win over Little Rock in the second round of the NCAA Tournament on Saturday.

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Iowa State wins a laugher

The Cyclones led by as many as 20 in the second half en route to their first Sweet 16 trip since 2014. Josh Hagins, who had 31 for the Trojans on Thursday, was held to just 8 points. Box score

Team Stats

Points Per Game73.0
Rebounds Per Game38.5
Assists Per Game9.0
Points Allowed80.5Tied-109th

Tournament History

Final Fours0
Tournament Record2-5
Championship SeasonsNone
Tournament Appearances5