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Underdogs say there's more than UK in NCAA Tournament South region: 'We play basketball too'

ATLANTA – Yes, Kentucky has the best odds of any team remaining in the NCAA Tournament to reach the Final Four, according to FiveThirtyEight. 692 more words

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Tennessee softball is better now that Vines has returned to lineup

Tennessee went to Hawaii for spring break and came back with six victories.

The Lady Vols also returned with Brooke Vines as a participant rather than a spectator. 514 more words

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Tony Barbee: Cryptic tweet was not about Auburn, 'people need to move on'

ATLANTA – The world of subtweeting has invaded Kentucky basketball’s NCAA Tournament run.

As Clemson dominated Auburn en route to an 84-53 win in the second round of the NCAA Tournament Sunday, UK assistant coach Tony Barbee tweeted a cryptic message consisting of just a laughing emoji. 306 more words

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Jarred Vanderbilt honest about injury ahead of UK basketball's showdown vs. Kansas State

ATLANTA — Jarred Vanderbilt didn’t sugarcoat his status on Wednesday.

When asked how much he could contribute Thursday at the Sweet 16 against Kansas State, the injured freshman forward said: “probably not much.” 474 more words

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Here's what you need to know about North Carolina State, Mississippi State's next opponent

Here’s what you need to know about fourth-seeded North Carolina State, Mississippi State’s opponent Friday in the Sweet 16 in Kansas City.

The Wolfpack is back… 676 more words

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Duke, Kentucky again rely on freshmen in NCAA Tournament

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Duke and Kentucky are viewed as the masters of the one-and-done era, winning championships with extraordinarily young rosters.

Both programs have a chance to do it again. 741 more words

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Injured Kansas State star Dean Wade didn't confirm he'll play against Kentucky

ATLANTA — Dean Wade joked with teammates and took jump shots Wednesday during the open portion of Kansas State’s practice at Philips Arena.

The 6-foot-10 junior forward said he was “feeling good,” after missing the first two rounds of the NCAA Tournament with a stress fracture in his foot. 477 more words

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