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2014 NCAA tournament bracket: Villanova, Saint Joseph's, Delaware in East Region

Sunday, March 16, 2014, 12:05 AM
The NCAA tournament selection committee gave Philadelphia college basketball fans a treat when this year's NCAA tournament bracket was unveiled. Villanova and Saint Joseph's could face each other in the Round of 32 in Buffalo, with the winner getting a trip to New York's Madison Square Garden for the... Read more

Langston Galloway carries Saint Joseph's past Dayton, 70-67, in Atlantic 10 tournament quarterfinals

Friday, March 14, 2014, 12:43 PM
BROOKLYN, N.Y. - Saint Joseph's coach Phil Martelli and his players did not need to see the end of the game that preceded theirs in Friday's quarterfinals at the Atlantic 10 tournament. They surely heard the roar that went up throughout the Barclays Center when top seed Saint Louis was knocked out... Read more

Villanova loses to Seton Hall in Big East tournament on Sterling Gibbs' buzzer-beater

Thursday, March 13, 2014, 2:00 AM
NEW YORK - For yet another year, Villanova is going home from the Big East tournament early. The No. 1 seed Wildcats fell to No. 8 seed Seton Hall in the quarterfinals, 64-63, on Sterling Gibbs' buzzer-beater from just inside the three-point arc. It was a dramatic end to a classic afternoon at Madison... Read more

Villanova to face Seton Hall in Big East tournament quarterfinals

Wednesday, March 12, 2014, 9:09 PM
NEW YORK - Seton Hall lost both of its regular season games to Butler in rather convincing fashion, including a regular season-ending 71-54 blowout at Hinkle Fieldhouse. In the first game of the Big East tournament, the Pirates got their revenge - but just barely. Thanks to 14 points and 12 rebounds... Read more

Bill Raftery dishes on the Big East and American Athletic Conference tournaments

Wednesday, March 12, 2014, 2:39 PM
NEW YORK - Bill Raftery is in for a busy week. He'll be calling all the prime time games at the Big East tournament on Fox Sports 1, then on Sunday he'll cross the East River for the A-10 title game on CBS. To set the stage, I caught up with Raftery for a few minutes on Tuesday at CBS and Turner... Read more

Penn beats Princeton, wins Ivy League basketball title

Wednesday, March 12, 2014, 12:37 AM
PRINCETON, N.J. - It wasn't quite like the epic duels for Ivy League championships that Jadwin Gym has seen in past years. But it tells you something that there was a bigger crowd on hand to watch the Penn-Princeton women's game Tuesday night than there was for the men's game that followed. And there... Read more

2014 CBS, TBS, TNT and truTV NCAA men's basketball tournament TV schedule

Tuesday, April 8, 2014, 7:30 PM
Here's the complete schedule of 2014 NCAA tournament games on CBS, TBS, TNT and truTV. A few general highlights from CBS and Turner Sports' coverage plan: - The Final Four moves to cable this year, with TBS showing both national semifinals. CBS will still have the championship game. Tip time has... Read more

Jay Wright remains focused as the spotlight grows on Villanova

Sunday, March 9, 2014, 12:13 AM
Villanova coach Jay Wright said the same thing so many times after the Wildcats' 77-59 rout of Georgetown on Saturday at the Wells Fargo Center that by the end of his press conference, you could actually believe him. Wright was asked if it has been difficult to keep his team focused as it has rolled... Read more

Big East, Atlantic 10 and American Athletic Conference men's basketball tournaments TV schedule

Thursday, March 13, 2014, 9:26 PM
Here's how to watch the conference tournaments involving Philadelphia's teams during Championship Week. I'll update this post as more seeds are finalized, and throughout the tournaments as teams advance. Big East All games at Madison Square Garden, New York, N.Y. Wednesday, March 12 7:00 p.m.:... Read more

Colonial Athletic Association men's basketball tournament TV schedule

Wednesday, March 5, 2014, 4:44 PM
It's hard to believe that March is truly upon us. The Colonial Athletic Association gets Championship Week started this weekend with its conference tournament, which this year is taking place at the 1st Mariner Arena in Baltimore. Here's how to watch all of the games on TV in the Philadelphia region... Read more
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