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Denny Medley / USA Today Sports Oregon forward Jordan Bell dunks against Michigan in the semifinals of the Midwest Regional on Thursday night in Kansas City, Mo. Oregon defeated Michigan 69-68.
NCAA tournament: Oregon's trail leading to Final Four
16 min 13 sec ago
March 22, 2017
Verne Lundquist College Football play-by-play announcer. Photo: Craig Blankenhorn/CBS ©2006 CBS Broadcasting Inc. All Rights Reserved
Duluth-born Lundquist chose broadcasting over the ministry 50-plus years ago
March 22, 2017 - 9:41pm
Have a little fun during March Madness with this basketball-themed cake. Alexandra Floersch / Forum News Service
Great Indoors: Basketball-themed cake adds fun to Final Four
March 22, 2017 - 8:00pm
Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr yells to his team in action against the Oklahoma City Thunder March 20. Mark D. Smith / USA TODAY Sports
Warriors' Kerr not resting case on sitting stars
March 22, 2017 - 2:30pm
March 21, 2017
Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving, left, and Cavaliers forward LeBron James sit on the bench during the March 18 game against the LA Clippers at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports
NBA commissioner: Owners must address issue of resting players
March 21, 2017 - 11:17am
March 20, 2017
Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry shoots the ball against Minnesota Timberwolves center Karl-Anthony Towns March 10 at Target Center. Jesse Johnson-USA TODAY Sports
Timberwolves to play two preseason games in China
March 20, 2017 - 4:47pm
March 19, 2017
Minnesota Timberwolves guard Ricky Rubio (9) drives past New Orleans Pelicans guard Tim Frazier (2) during the first quarter of a game at the Smoothie King Center in New Orleans on March 19, 2017. Derick E. Hingle / USA TODAY Sports
Pelicans use late spurt to bury Timberwolves
March 19, 2017 - 9:28pm
March 18, 2017
Esko's Adam Trapp blocks a shot by Crosby Ironton's Jack Silgen during the second half of the Section 7AA boys basketball final Saturday night at Romano Gym. (Dave Ballard / For the News Tribune)
Prep boys basketball: Rangers earn redemption
March 18, 2017 - 11:24pm
Minnesota Golden Gophers forward Eric Curry (24), guard Amir Coffey (5) and guard Nate Mason (2) celebrate during the second half of the game against the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders in the first round of the NCAA Tournament on March 16, 2017, at BMO Harris Bradley Center in Milwaukee. James Lang / USA TODAY Sports
Gophers looking forward with sense of promise
March 18, 2017 - 7:49pm
March 17, 2017
Minnesota Timberwolves forward Andrew Wiggins (22) drives to the basket past Miami Heat guard Goran Dragic (7) during the first half at American Airlines Arena in Miami on March 17, 2017. Steve Mitchell / USA TODAY Sports
Heat continue season turnaround with win over Minnesota
March 17, 2017 - 10:54pm
Cromwell's Teana Hakamaki shoots a jump shot over Goodhue's Haley Lexvold during Friday's Class A semifinal game at Williams Arena. (Dave Harwig / For the News Tribune)
Prep girls basketball: Cromwell-Wright loss prevents all-Northland Class A final
March 17, 2017 - 4:46pm
Minnesota Golden Gophers head coach Richard Pitino watches his team practice for their first round game of the NCAA Tournament at BMO Harris Bradley Center in Milwaukee, Wis., on March 15, 2017. Benny Sieu / USA TODAY Sports
Gophers AD Mark Coyle: 'I've told (Pitino) I want to talk about his contract'
March 17, 2017 - 2:44pm
March 16, 2017
Fans of the Red Lake girls basketball team play drums before the game against Cromwell-Wright in the state basketball tournament on Thursday, March 16, 2017, at the Mariucci Arena in Minneapolis. Jillian Gandsey / Forum News Serviceplay button
Red Lake hoops a family affair
March 16, 2017 - 8:52pm
Washington Wizards guard John Wall (2) fouls Minnesota Timberwolves Nemanja Bjelica (88) on a loose ball in the third quarter March 13 at Target Center. Bruce Kluckhohn / USA TODAY Sports
Wolves forward Bjelica out for season with foot injury
March 16, 2017 - 7:09pm
South Dakota State Jackrabbits South Dakota State Jackrabbits guard Michael Orris (50) hugs guard Reed Tellinghuisen (23) during the 66-46 loss Thursday against the Gonzaga Bulldogs at Vivint Smart Home Arena in Salt Lake City. Joe Camporeale / USA TODAY Sports
Top-seeded Gonzaga dispatches South Dakota State
March 16, 2017 - 4:35pm