NCAA Tournament

Duke forward Zion Williamson dunks the ball while North Dakota State Bison forward Rocky Kreuser defends in the first round of their 2019 NCAA tournament game on March 22, 2019, at Columbia, South Carolina.
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April 15, 2019 - 6:42 pm
After one year of college basketball, Zion Williamson is dropping out and heading to the NBA. Willliamson has been touted for years as the likely No. 1 pick in this June's NBA Draft, and thus, it was always expected that he would leave Duke after his freshman season. Click to read.
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North Carolina Tar Heels forward Nassir Little (5) knocks the ball away from Iona Gaels forward Tajuan Agee (12) in the first half in the first round of the NCAA Tournament on March 22, 2019, in Columbus, Ohio.
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March 22, 2019 - 11:29 pm
Top-seeded North Carolina overcame a halftime deficit in beating 16th-seeded Iona 88-73 Friday night in the first round of the NCAA Tournament. Click to read.
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March 22, 2019 - 7:58 pm
Looking like a No. 6 seed no one wants to play, high-scoring Buffalo breezed into the second round of the NCAA Tournament for the second straight year. Jeremy Harris and Nick Perkins each had 21 points and 10 rebounds, and Buffalo shrugged off 11th-seeded Arizona State 91-74 on Friday in the West...
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Mar 19, 2019; Fairleigh Dickinson Knights head coach Greg Herenda reacts to a play in the first half against the Prairie View A&M Panthers in the First Four of the 2019 NCAA Tournament at Dayton Arena. Mandatory Credit: Brian Spurlock-USA TODAY Sports
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March 20, 2019 - 7:20 pm
Fairleigh Dickinson men’s basketball head coach Greg Herenda joined Mike Francesa during Wednesday’s show to discuss the Knights’ first tournament win in school history. Click to read more.
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March 18, 2019 - 4:02 pm
St. John's squeaked their way into the NCAA Tournament. They were the final at-large team to get in. The Red Storm will be a 11 seed and take on 11-seeded Arizona State on Wednesday in Dayton, Ohio in one of the first four play-in games. If they win, they will move on to the field of 64 and take on...
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St. John s Red Storm forward LJ Figueroa celebrates after hitting a 3-point shot in the second half against the Villanova Wildcats on Feb. 17, 2019, at Madison Square Garden.
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Boomer and Gio
March 18, 2019 - 9:04 am
Despite having bigger aspirations for St. John's earlier in the season, Gio began Monday's "Boomer & Gio" discussing his Red Storm, and how he's just happy they were the final team to make the tournament.
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St. John's guard Shamorie Ponds (2) and forward Marvin Clark II celebrate during against Georgetown in the Big East tournament on March 8, 2018, at Madison Square Garden.
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March 17, 2019 - 7:35 pm
It’s almost time for the madness to begin. An intense college basketball regular season has wrapped up, and now Selection Sunday has come and gone. 68 teams know where they’re headed to begin their respective postseason campaigns, while quite a few others are left frustrated to have missed the cut...
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Iona Gaels guard Rickey McGill (left) and forward Tajuan Agee (right) celebrate following the MAAC Conference Tournament Championship game against the Monmouth Hawks at the Times Union Center in Albany on March 11, 2019.
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March 12, 2019 - 6:03 am
Coach Tim Cluess has set the bar pretty high at Iona. It's what he's used to doing.
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