Men's college basketball

Emergency personnel examine a charter plane that was carrying members of the University of Michigan men's basketball team that was involved in an accident at Willow Run Airport, Wednesday, March 8, 2017, in Ypsilanti, Mich. The plane slid off a runway during an aborted takeoff in high winds, causing extensive damage to the aircraft. The team said everyone aboard was safe. Michigan faces Illinois in the Big Ten conference tournament on Thursday in Washington, D.C. (Melanie Maxwell/The Ann Arbor News via AP)
March 08, 2017 - 10:38 pm
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — A plane carrying the Michigan men's basketball team slid off a runway during an aborted takeoff Wednesday, causing extensive damage to the aircraft and forcing passengers to exit through emergency doors onto wings and slides at Willow Run Airport. The 109 passengers and...
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March 08, 2017 - 10:24 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — From 80 feet away, and right on the money! Wake Forest reserve forward Greg McClinton electrified his teammates — and left the Brooklyn crowd buzzing — when he connected on an amazing heave from behind the elbow of his own foul line at the end of the first half Wednesday night in...
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March 08, 2017 - 8:47 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — From 80 feet away, and right on the money! Wake Forest reserve forward Greg McClinton electrified his teammates — and the buzzing Brooklyn crowd — when he connected on an amazing heave from behind the elbow of his own foul line at the end of the first half Wednesday night in the...
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FILE - In this Nov. 15, 2016, file photo, Kansas guard Josh Jackson reacts after hitting a 3-point shot against Duke during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in New York. Jackson was selected as the All-Big 12 Newcomer of the Year, Monday, March 6, 2017. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson, File)
March 08, 2017 - 6:48 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Kansas suspended star freshman Josh Jackson for the opening game of the Big 12 Tournament Wednesday after he backed into a parked car and fled the scene, the latest in a string of distracting legal troubles for the top-ranked Jayhawks. Jackson will miss Thursday's...
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Syracuse head coach Jim Boeheim, second from left, gestures as his team comes in to the bench during a time out in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against the Miami in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament, Wednesday, March 8, 2017, in New York. Miami won 62-57. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
March 08, 2017 - 6:44 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — If it were up to Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim, the Atlantic Coast Conference would be in no rush to return its men's basketball tournament to Greensboro, North Carolina. The city that has hosted the ACC tournament more than any other was quick to jab back at the Hall of Fame coach,...
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Duke guard Luke Kennard, left, guards Clemson forward Jaron Blossomgame during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament, Wednesday, March 8, 2017, in New York. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
March 08, 2017 - 5:02 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Luke Kennard made two clutch jumpers in the final 2:04 to help No. 14 Duke thwart a rally by Clemson and advance to the quarterfinals of the Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament with a 79-72 victory Wednesday. The fifth-seeded Blue Devils (24-8) play fourth-seeded and No. 8...
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Michigan's Moritz Wagner (13) shoots over Nebraska's Ed Morrow (30) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Lincoln, Neb., Sunday, March 5, 2017. Michigan won 93-57. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik)
March 08, 2017 - 5:00 pm
YPSILANTI, Mich. (AP) — The plane carrying the Michigan men's basketball team slid off a runway during an aborted takeoff Wednesday, causing extensive damage. The team said everyone aboard was safe. Team spokesman Tom Wywrot emailed reporters describing the incident at Willow Run Airport, about 15...
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FILE - In this Feb. 18, 2004, file photo, John Stockton holds up a replica of his former No. 12 Gonzaga jersey before his number was offically retired during halftime ceremonies of the Portland at Gonzaga NCAA college basketball game, in Spokane, Wash. Wake Forest star Tim Duncan, Gonzaga’s John Stockton and Duke standout Jay Williams headline the seven-member class that will be inducted into the National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame later this year. The 12th induction class was announced Wednesday, March 8, 2017. (AP Photo/Jeff T. Green, File)
March 08, 2017 - 1:23 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Long before John Stockton became synonymous with the Utah Jazz and Tim Duncan became known for playing for the San Antonio Spurs, they established themselves as household names thanks to their exploits in college. Duncan starred at Wake Forest. Stockton headlined Gonzaga...
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Mark Swartz sits in the living room of his home as he salvages items after it was destroyed by a tornado Tuesday, March 7, 2017, when a severe storm passed through Oak Grove, Mo. Monday night. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
March 07, 2017 - 6:55 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Mark and Jennifer Swartz moved into their first home in November. On Tuesday, only a section of floor was left of their three-bedroom, two-bath house in Oak Grove, Missouri, after a storm system that dropped more than 30 tornadoes across the Midwest tore it apart. "It's all...
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UNC Greensboro's guard Francis Alonso (10) shoots over East Tennessee State's guard Devontavius Payne (1) as East Tennessee State's guard Desonta Bradford (11) awaits the rebound during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game for the Southern Conference tournament championship in Asheville, N.C., Monday, March 6, 2017. (AP Photo/Kathy Kmonicek)
March 06, 2017 - 10:53 pm
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — T.J. Cromer looked down at the white basketball net hanging around his neck. "It's my new favorite necklace," the senior guard said with a wide smile. Cromer scored 23 points, and East Tennessee State beat top-seeded UNC Greensboro 79-74 to win the Southern Conference...
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