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Game 47: Harvard vs. Princeton

Saturday, March 12, 2011, 3:22 PM
Time: 4:00 p.m. EST Venue: The John J. Lee Amphitheater, New Haven, Conn. Live Video: ESPN3.com NEW HAVEN, Conn - For those of us who cover the Ivy League on a regular basis, this day is very special. It is the first time in nine years that the Ancient Eight's automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament... Read more

Live updates: Atlantic 10 quarterfinals and Big East semifinals

Friday, March 11, 2011, 2:17 AM
NEW YORK - Welcome to another crazy day on the college basketball landscape. During the afternoon and early evening, many eyes in the Northeast will be trained on Atlantic City, as the quarterfinals of the Atlantic 10 Tournament are played at Boardwalk Hall. Then, once the sun goes down, attention... Read more

Live updates: Big East Tournament Quarterfinals

Thursday, March 10, 2011, 8:27 AM
NEW YORK - There was enough of a furore after Villanova lost to South Florida. Now fans on both sides of the Delaware River are upset after Rutgers' controversial loss to St. John's. Here's my take on the matter, if you haven't read it yet. I would also recommend you read Dick Weiss and Roger Rubin... Read more

Refereeing controversy rocks Big East Tournament

Wednesday, March 9, 2011, 7:09 PM
NEW YORK - A sold-out Madison Square Garden and college basketball fans across the nation collectively erupted this afternoon, as the end of the Rutgers-St. John's game was marred by multiple extremely costly refereeing blunders. With 4.9 seconds left in the game and the score 65-63 in favor of St... Read more

Live updates: Big East Tournament Day 2

Wednesday, March 9, 2011, 11:24 AM
NEW YORK - If you're a Villanova fan, this day stinks. If you're neutral, this day is going to be chock full of really good basketball. Here's the schedule for the day. I'll be chatting from courtside throughout the afternoon and evening, so come on in and share your thoughts on the action. Be sure... Read more

Games 33-36: Big East Tournament First Round

Tuesday, March 8, 2011, 12:30 AM
NEW YORK - One of the best weeks of the college basketball season, perhaps the best full-length week of them all, has finally arrived. Championship Week kicks into high gear today as Madison Square Garden opens its doors once again to the Big East. Fans of all 16 of the conference's schools - yes... Read more

A different kind of Big Dance

Friday, February 25, 2011, 1:12 AM
Last weekend, we saw one of the great performances by any student section in the country this season at the St. Joe's-Temple game. The Cherry Crusade's "funeral" for the Hawk rightly got national attention for its creativity, humor and depth. If you didn't see the details of it yet, watch the video... Read more

Live blog: Army vs. Navy

Saturday, December 11, 2010, 12:25 AM
Time: 2:30 p.m. EST Venue: Lincoln Financial Field, Philadelphia, Pa. TV: CBS Get ready for the 111th edition of one of college football's most famous rivalry games by checking out the Inquirer's special preview page here. Although the game won't start until the afternoon, the famed march-on of the... Read more

Brad Stevens' basketball barricade

Sunday, December 5, 2010, 1:07 PM
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. - Everyone knows about Butler coach Brad Stevens now. There have been a seemingly infinite number of stories written about what he's done, and the way he is, and how Butler has become the model mid-major program in college basketball. But there are still people on this earth... Read more

Games 9 and 10: Penn vs. Army, Duke vs. Butler

Saturday, December 4, 2010, 11:01 AM
UPDATE: Zack Rosen scored a game-high 20 points and Tyler Bernardini hit some key late three-pointers, the Quakers pulled away from Army for a 68-52 win. Here's my full story on the game. It will also be in tomorrow's Inquirer, so be sure to pick up a copy. Now it's time for the much-hyped rematch... Read more
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