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Video: Florida Gulf Coast's NCAA tournament Cinderella run continues, Duke reaches 23rd Sweet 16 with wins at Wells Fargo Center

Monday, March 25, 2013, 6:31 AM
A wild night of NCAA tournament action at the Wells Fargo Center saw Florida Gulf Coast become the first ever 15-seed to reach the Sweet 16, followed by a classically dominant Duke victory. I talked about both games and La Salle's epic "Southwest Philly Floater" with Dick Jerardi of the Daily News... Read more

2013 NCAA tournament Sweet 16 TV schedule

Monday, March 25, 2013, 12:26 AM
Looks like we'll be staying up very late to watch La Salle-Wichita State on Thursday: It's a 10:17 p.m. tipoff - at the earliest - on TBS. All times are Eastern: Thursday, March 28 7:15 p.m.: E2. Miami vs. E3. Marquette at Washington, D.C. (CBS/Verne Lundquist, Bill Raftery and Rachel Nichols) 7:47... Read more

Live updates: 2013 NCAA tournament Sunday third round games

Sunday, March 24, 2013, 12:20 AM
UPDATE: Tyrone Garland hit the game-winning shot with 2.5 seconds left to lead La Salle past Mississippi, 76-74, in Kansas City. The Explorers are headed to the Sweet 16 in Los Angeles. They'll play Wichita State in the West Region semifinal on Thursday. The "Southwest Philly Floater," as Garland... Read more

2013 NCAA tournament third round Sunday TV schedule

Saturday, March 23, 2013, 12:41 AM
Click here for Saturday's TV schedule. Sunday (all times are Eastern): 12:15 p.m.: W2. Ohio State vs. W10. Iowa State at Dayton, Ohio (CBS/Jim Nantz/Clark Kellogg//Tracy Wolfson) 3:06 p.m.: E1. Indiana vs. E9. Temple at Dayton, Ohio (CBS/Jim Nantz/Clark Kellogg/Tracy Wolfson) 5:25 p.m.: S1. Kansas... Read more

Live chat: 2013 NCAA tournament Friday marathon

Thursday, March 21, 2013, 10:39 PM
UPDATE (3:50 p.m.) - No. 9 Temple advanced past No. 8 N.C. State with a 76-72 win in the second round of the NCAA Tournament. - - - - - I have been covering college basketball in Philadelphia for a decade now, and I can't remember heading into a day as wild as this one promises to be. Since I moved... Read more

La Salle coach John Giannini: 'We feel like we're on top of the world'

Thursday, March 21, 2013, 9:29 PM
La Salle's 1954 national championship was won at Kansas City's famous old Municipal Auditorium. Just a few blocks away sits the modern, glittering Sprint Center. That's where the Explorers will face Kansas State on Friday. Courtesy of ASAP Sports, here's a transcript of La Salle's press conference... Read more

Kansas State ready for 'a big‑boy game' against La Salle

Thursday, March 21, 2013, 9:18 PM
Courtesy of ASAP Sports, here's a transcript of Kansas State's press conference ahead of Friday's game against la Salle in Kansas City. Q. Jordan, last year you had such a good NCAA tournament. Can you talk about your confidence coming into this tournament, address how your back is feeling right... Read more

Live chat: La Salle vs. Boise State

Wednesday, March 20, 2013, 5:42 PM
Matchup: W13a. Boise State vs. W13b. La Salle, NCAA Tournament First Round Time: 9:12 p.m. EDT Venue: University of Dayton Arena, Dayton, Ohio TV/Radio: truTV (Jim Nantz, Clark Kellogg and Tracy Wolfson)/WNTP 990-AM The final game of the NCAA tournament's first round is the one we care about most... Read more

La Salle coach John Giannini: 'You have to build a culture'

Tuesday, March 19, 2013, 3:55 PM
Courtesy of ASAP Sports, here's a transcript of La Salle's press conference ahead of Wednesday night's NCAA tournament first round game against Boise State in Dayton. THE MODERATOR: We're ready to be joined by the La Salle student‑athletes, Sam Mills, Tyreek Duren, and Ramon Galloway. Q. Ramon... Read more

Boise State coach Leon Rice: La Salle has 'got so many weapons and so many ways to score'

Tuesday, March 19, 2013, 3:29 PM
Courtesy of ASAP Sports, here's a transcript of Boise State's press conference ahead of Wednesday night's NCAA tournament first round game against La Salle in Dayton. THE MODERATOR: We're now being joined by Boise State student‑athletes Anthony Drmic, Jeff Elorriaga, and Derrick Marks. Q. Anthony... Read more
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Soft Pretzel Logic is's college sports blog, with a primary focus on the University of Pennsylvania. You'll also see coverage of the Big 5, other major college sports events in the region, and the annual Penn Relays track and field meet.

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