Patric Young had 16 points, Scottie Wilbekin scored 14 and top-ranked Florida came back to beat Tennessee 56-49 on Saturday to advance to the final of the SEC Tournament.
Virginia is headed to the ACC Tournament final for the first time since 1994 after pulling out a hard-fought 51-48 victory over Pittsburgh in another close finish at Greensboro Coliseum.
Danny Manning has guided the Tulsa Golden Hurricane to the NCAA Tournament in his second year at the helm.
The top-seeded Florida Gators will continue their quest towards their first SEC Tournament championship since 2007 on Saturday afternoon when they take on the fourth-seeded Tennessee Volunteers at the Georgia Dome.
The two longest-standing members of the Western Athletic Conference are also the last ones remaining in the 31st annual WAC Tournament, as the New Mexico State Aggies clash with the Idaho Vandals in the title game at Orleans Arena.
Fittingly enough, the top-two seeds in the Pac-12 Conference Tournament will decide the champion, as the Arizona Wildcats clash with the UCLA Bruins at the MGM Grand Garden Arena.
The top-seeded Virginia Cavaliers continue their quest for a championship sweep as they take on the Pittsburgh Panthers in the semifinals of the ACC Tournament on Saturday afternoon at Greensboro Coliseum.
The fourth-seeded Providence Friars will try for their first Big East Conference Tournament title since 1994 when they take on the second-seeded and 14th-ranked Creighton Bluejays in the championship game on Saturday night at Madison Square Garden.
Weber State is back in the title game of the Big Sky Conference Tournament for the third straight year, but this time the top-seeded Wildcats hope to have a more favorable outcome as they battle North Dakota at the Dee Events Center.
Bitter rivals add another chapter to their long-standing relationship on Saturday afternoon, as the Ohio State Buckeyes and Michigan Wolverines meet in the semifinals of the 2014 Big Ten Conference Tournament.
It is the championship game that everyone wanted to see and most people predicted in the Mountain West Conference, as the eighth-ranked San Diego State Aztecs go up against the 20th-ranked New Mexico Lobos at the Thomas & Mack Center today.
The third-seeded Duke Blue Devils and seventh-seeded NC State Wolfpack will square off in the ACC Tournament's semifinals on Saturday afternoon at Greensboro Coliseum.
Either the top-seeded North Carolina Central Eagles or the third-seeded Morgan State Bears will punch their ticket to the NCAA Tournament on Saturday afternoon when the squads meet up in the championship game of the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference Tournament at Scope Arena.
Despite being seven games below .500 on the season, the Cal Poly Mustangs have fought their way into the championship round of the Big West Conference Tournament against the Cal State Northridge Matadors at the Honda Center tonight.
Having recently picked up his 700th career win, Wisconsin head coach Bo Ryan has his team in the Big Ten Conference Tournament semifinals for the third straight year, as the Badgers take on the Michigan State Spartans for the right to move on to Sunday's title tilt.
The Louisiana Tech Bulldogs try to make an immediate impact in their first year in Conference USA, as they shoot for the tournament title against the Tulsa Golden Hurricane at the Don Haskins Center.
(20) New Mexico (26-6) vs. (8) San Diego State (29-3)
North Dakota (17-15) vs. Weber State (18-11)
Idaho (16-17) vs. New Mexico State (25-9)
Cal Poly (12-19) vs. Cal State Northridge (17-17)
(24) Ohio State (25-8) vs. (8) Michigan (24-7)
(22) Michigan State (24-8) vs. (12) Wisconsin (26-6)
Tulsa (20-12) vs. Louisiana Tech (27-6)
NC State (21-12) vs. (7) Duke (25-7)
Pittsburgh (25-8) vs. (6) Virginia (26-6)
Tennessee (21-11) vs. (1) Florida (30-2)
Providence (22-11) vs. (14) Creighton (26-6)
Morgan State (15-15) vs. North Carolina Central (27-5)
Georgia (19-12) vs. Kentucky (23-9)
The tweak was nothing and the tweak was everything.
The Big Ten tournament's normally a nuisance for Tom Izzo. He'd still rather have the two additional regular season games that the conference took away when it started the blatant money grab 16 years ago.
With just less than seven minutes remaining, Duke was presented with a challenge and an opportunity: take control of a game waiting to be won.
As Michigan broke out of a time-out huddle, Nik Stauskas nudged Jordan Morgan.
Branden Dawson had 16 points and nine rebounds and No. 22 Michigan State routed Northwestern, 67-51, in the quarterfinals of the Big Ten Tournament on Friday night.
Georgia's Charles Mann scored on a put-back, lay-up with 17 seconds remaining, and Marcus Thornton added a free throw with 3.9 seconds as the Bulldogs held on to win another thriller against Ole Miss on Friday night.
Davion Berry led the way with 15 points and five assists as the top-seeded Weber State Wildcats edged the sixth-seeded Northern Colorado Bears in overtime, 66-63, in the Big Sky Conference semifinals at the Dee Events Center.
Boise State took its shot at the king - and barely missed.
One of the more intriguing questions Bo Ryan's players faced in the wake of their loss at Nebraska in the regular-season finale dealt with their collective psyche.
Stephan Hicks scored 27 points and hit a perfect 13-of-13 from the free-throw line as his Cal State Northridge Matadors edged out the Long Beach State 49ers, 82-77, in the semifinal round of the Big West Conference Tournament at the Honda Center.
Locked in yet another defensive struggled with Cincinnati, the Huskies were the one with the tighter grip.
UC Irvine became the second team to suffer a shocking upset to Cal Poly San Luis Obispo, which has turned the Big West Tournament upside down.
LAS VEGAS - This has been the tacit understanding in the UCLA locker room for more than two months.
LAS VEGAS-For Stanford, the wait for Selection Sunday should not include doubts about its inclusion in the NCAA tournament. The Cardinal seems safely in the 68-team field for the first time in six years, even after an 84-59 loss to UCLA on Friday night.
Norman Powell had 22 points, while Travis Wear had 16 and UCLA routed Stanford, 84-59, in the semifinals of the Pac-12 Tournament.
Daniel Mullings tallied 21 points on 9- of-16 shooting from the floor as the New Mexico State Aggies defeated the Cal State Bakersfield Roadrunners, 69-63, in the semifinal round of the Western Athletic Conference Tournament at Orleans Arena.
The nice thing about having a bye into the quarterfinals is, duh, that you have a bye into the quarterfinals. But such are the vagaries of tournament basketball that an apparent boon can become a bane.
Cameron Bairstow had 23 points and eight rebounds as No. 20 New Mexico survived for a 70-67 victory over Boise State in the semifinals of the Mountain West Conference Tournament.
LAS VEGAS - It was a blizzard in the desert, UCLA's white jerseys swirling around Stanford in torrents.
Locked in yet another defensive struggle with Cincinnati, the Huskies were the team with the tighter grip.
To beat Baylor, it might be a good idea to spend at least a little time playing with the lead.
DeJuan Blair went for 22 points and 23 rebounds against Connecticut 7-foot-3 giant Hasheem Thabeet in a win in Hartford in 2009, Pittsburgh's first win against a No. 1 team. It was the best game I've seen a Pitt big man play.