#15 North Carolina got a much-needed road win in Coral Gables, beating Miami 73-64. Brice Johnson scored 22 points and 11 rebounds in his eighth double-double of the season. Miami falls to 8-8 in conference play as it loses its sixth game to a ranked team this season.
The 6-foot-6 freshman got it started, kept it going, and finished it for the Bison in Saturday's road game against American. Thomas finished with his second double-double of the season - 12 points and 10 rebounds - in Bucknell's 71-69 win over American.
Jason Capel caught up with Boston College junior guard Olivier Hanlan, who led the Eagles to a 79-63 win over NC State on Saturday. Hanlan scored 24 points and grabbed 8 rebounds and talked about getting BC's second ACC win of the season.
Clemson seniors Rod Hall and Demarcus Harrison talk to the ACC Network's Mike Gminski after the Tigers' overtime win over Georgia Tech. Hall and Harrison talk about earning the big win on senior day as they combined for 30 points in the victory.
Clemson came out on fire against Georgia Tech, going up 20 to 2 to start the game, but Georgia Tech would not give up. The Yellow Jackets sent the game to overtime, ending the contest on a 22-6 run. Clemson then took control in OT and got a much needed home win 70-63. Jaron Blossomgame led the Tigers with 19 points and 9 rebounds, as Clemson gets their 8th ACC win, improving to 16-12 on the season overall.
Duke football returned to the field for its spring scrimmage as the Blue Devils feature 15 returning players from last year's 9-4 team. Thomas Sirk is taking over at QB for Anthony Boone to run the offense and Johnell Barnes, Jela Duncan and Shaq Powell made a number of nice plays for Duke offensively. The defense also provided hard hitting from CB Bryon Fields, LB Tinashe Bere and DE A.J. Wolf . The Blue Devils open up the 2015 season against Tulane on September 3rd in Louisiana.
Boston might be cold outside but it was hot in Conte Forum as the Eagles pull off the upset over NC State 79-63. Olivier Hanlan led Boston College with 24 points, 8 rebounds and 3 assists, as the Eagles get their second ACC win, improving to 10-18 on the season.
#17 Louisville had no problems in Tallahassee Saturday, coming up with a big 81-59 win over Florida State. Montrezl Harrell provided a number of high-flying dunks on his way to 16 points and 4 rebounds, and Wayne Blackshear led all scorers with 18. After an explosive 35-point performance against Miami, Xavier Rathan-Mayes scored 12 points against the Seminoles.
In Raleigh, you can't escape the traditions and passion for the history of NC State. One of the most famed members of the Wolfpack, Dereck Whittenburg, is on the staff and other alums like Julius Hodge are constantly around the team - and that's how they like it: life lessons are shared, wisdom is passed down. Each year, Midnight Madness is held at famed Reynolds Coliseum, and the team plays at least one game there each season. From the 1974 Norm Sloan-led National Champions to the 1983 Jimmy Valvano group that captured the nation's heart and imagination, NC State has carried that winning tradition throughout its storied past.
TheW.tv's Amanda Blackwell previews the upcoming West Coast Conference men's and women's basketball championships in Las Vegas, NV. The tournaments run from March 5th through March 10th at the Orleans Arena.
Duration: 126:39 //Posted Fri, Feb 27, 5:21 PM MST
The Pacific Tigers host the Santa Clara Broncos in a key West Coast Conference women's basketball contest. This broadcast was produced by pacifictigers.com and aired exclusively on TheW.tv on Thursday, February 26, 2015.
Campus Insiders' college basketball analyst Digger Phelps gets you ready for the best weekend of the regular season. Check out the Pac-12 preview of Arizona and Utah, and Wichita State's shot at revenge against Northern Iowa.
Starting Sunday, March 1st, you can purchase single-session tickets for the MW Basketball Tournament, Fresno State Director of Athletics Jim Bartko has outlined his five-point plan of how Bulldog Athletics can elevate itself and captivate the San Joaquin Valley and two Mountain West campuses will pay tribute to Jerry Tarkanian this weekend