When he’s not tripping opponents, Duke basketball player Grayson Allen is shunning them after losses. And all of that probably played a role in him ignoring Oregon star Dillon Brooks at the end of the game. The snub came seconds after Brooks had just gone into Stephen Curry mode by draining a deep 3-pointer when Oregon already had the game in the bag.
Duke guard Grayson Allen and coach Mike Krzyzewski share their thoughts after the No. 4-seeded Blue Devils' tougher-than-expected victory over No. 13 University of North Carolina, Wilmington, in the first round of the NCAA men's basketball tournament on Thursday, March 17, 2016, in Raleigh, N.C.
Fresno State men's basketball players say sessions the team held with sports psychologist Joe Carr helped improve team chemistry and point them to the surge that led them to the Mountain West championship and NCAA Tournament berth.
For the first time, the NCAA selection committee picked seven Pacific-12 Conference basketball teams to play in the madness of March. This major show of respect by the bracket makers puts the Pac-12 up there with the ACC, Big Ten and Big 12 for most teams in the tournament. Now it’s up to the seven to show the conference deserves the high regard, and is there a better way than for one of them to win the whole thing?