Myron Medcalf ESPN Staff Writer
Bruce Weber said he had to start listening to country stations to avoid sports talk radio in bad times when people were critical of him.
Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer
La Salle's announcement on Dr. John Giannini stepping down after 14 seasons:
Alex Scarborough ESPN Staff Writer
Kansas State coach Bruce Weber on facing Loyola-Chicago in the Elite Eight: "Thirty-one wins. I don't care what league you're in, that's big time. ... We have a tough challenge ahead of us."
David Purdum ESPN Staff Writer
Las Vegas sportsbook operator CG Technology took more than 10,000 bets on the odds to win the NCAA tournament; 66 of them are on Florida State, 63 on Kansas State.
Seth Walder ESPN Analytics
If Villanova reaches the championship game, it will be a substantial favorite no matter the opponent.
Tournament Challenge ESPN
349 out of 17,304,320 brackets correctly placed No. 3 Michigan, No. 11 Loyola-Chicago, No. 9 Kansas St. and No. 9 Florida St. in the Elite 8.
Edward Aschoff ESPN Staff Writer
FSU guard Trent Forrest will get to soak up this Elite Eight trip but first he's got to talk to a couple people
Paul Biancardi Basketball Recruiting
Kansas State imposed their defensive will against Kentucky. Kansas State has allowed 51.0 PPG in the NCAA Tournament, fewest by any team in the field.- The Wildcats allowed a combined 12 transition points in its first two tournament games. They allowed 9.4 transition points per game in the regular season, fewest in the Big 12. Kentucky scored 58 points with only 2 transition points. Kansas State does not press but they do force turnovers. K-State scores 24 points from Kentucky's 15 mistakes.