Four things to watch leading to Selection Sunday
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Unfortunately, neither the Cougars nor the Utes built a strong enough regular-season resume to receive an at-large big to the NCAA Tournament, so they'll both likely be relegated to play in the NIT - the ol' Nobody's Interested Tournament - and rumor has it they might even end up facing off against each other. At this time of the year, everyone has a few small injuries. This team has been doubted from the get-go, and if they hear the rumbles again they are sure to capitalize even better than before. In one of the most anticipated parts of March Madness, the Selection Show reveals all the brackets.
Smith was Stanford's star in their Pac-12 title win, contributing 18 of the team's 48 points in their five point title game win over Oregon State. Like Northern Kentucky, the Gamecocks were well below.500 past year at 8-23, and were picked to finish last in the conference in the preseason. But there's just a single word that matters, the only that's worth anything and negates any other said in defense of the team Jim Boeheim likes to characterize as a poor, overlooked, disrespected ACC powerhouse.
Butler has lost each of its last two games, including Thursday in the tournament to an Xavier team that was mightily struggling heading into the postseason.
This college game has little in common with the game played from the 1940s through the 1970s. But it's also not ideal - especially for times when foul trouble exists. And I think this year, I think there's a balance in college basketball.
Bomb threat rocks Brooklyn Jewish senior center
And in Vancouver, Canada, for the first time, a Jewish Community Center received a bomb threat Tuesday night as well. This threat comes amid multiple waves of threats to Jewish institutions across the country.
The 2017 NCAA Tournament Selection Show will take place tonight. Simply put, Hart is terrific. Now all eyes will turn to sixth-year coach Rob Murphy, who still has two years left on his deal, but hasn't made an NCAA Tournament. Jalen Brunson is big time. They entered the tournament as a 15-seed and upset 2-seed Georgetown in the first round while on their way to a Sweet 16 run. They're hoping for six more wins to cap their collective careers. But the most impressive thing about that statistic is that seven of the 11 came away from home.
And Weber State, the only in-state school to reach its tournament title game, lost in Saturday night's Big Sky championship in most disappointing fashion, dropping an overtime heartbreaker to North Dakota.
Seton Hall's going dancing for the second straight year. The Wildcats went a flawless 13-0 in non-conference play, featuring wins over top-ranked programs such as Purdue, Notre Dame, and Virginia.
If Villanova were to win another title, it would be become the eighth program to have won back-to-back titles, just the third since the John Wooden UCLA dynasty won its last repeat title in 1973.
Four-year-old goes missing with stolen vehicle
Police said the vehicle may have been abandoned when the child was discovered inside and are concerned for her safety. Police say the girl is about 3 feet tall with black shoulder length hair and brown eyes.
Gboard for Android introduces instant language translation
You can also share these GIFs across other applications including Facebook Messenger, Snapchat, Hangouts, and Allo. Google is expected to drop more information about the Android O during the upcoming Google I/O 2017 event in May.
Prosecutor fired by Trump leaves legacy as Wall Street crime-buster
But one name on the list came as a surprise: Preet Bharara, the federal prosecutor for the Southern District of NY . Obama had asked Bob Gates, who was appointed by President George W Bush, to continue as his secretary of defense.
How To Check The Results Of Punjab Assembly Elections 2017
Times Now's exit poll gives the BJP a sharp edge over its rivals by projecting its win between 190 and 210 seats in Uttar Pradesh. The Shiromani Akali Dal-BJP combine was projected to be decimated in the State which it has ruled for a decade.
Thousands of CIA spy files posted online
Bob Ayers, retired US Intelligence official noted that Wikileaks has promised that it would release more CIA documents. One program, dubbed Weeping Angel , allegedly let spies gain control of the Samsung F8000 web-linked television.
Staples, Inc. (NASDAQ:SPLS) Expected To Report Earnings On Thursday
The stock is now moving above its 20-Day Simple Moving Average of -2.22% with the 50-Day Simple Moving Average of -2.22 percent. The company has a 50-day moving average price of $9.20 and a 200-day moving average price of $8.82.
Girl,10, asks to skip school to join women's protest
Organizers are also asking people to do a random act of kindness for a woman in their lives. Women living in a women's shelter receive donations of socks, a highly under-donated item.
Arun Jaitley says Arvind Kejriwal's defamatory statements a deflecting tactic
He had also said that he had no prior knowledge of the raid, nor had he even been privy to the facts of the raid. Jaitley has already tendered evidence in support of his civil defamation suit against Kejriwal and five others.
Washington's John Ross sets 40-yard dash record at NFL Scouting Combine
There can be a debate about whether Jackson's time was accurate, but the authenticity of its occurrence is not hard to verify. He's another one to look for late in your draft when you've got your WR1 and WR2 already set.
Lincoln County Chickens Infected With Avian Flu
In 2014 and 2015, during a widespread outbreak of HPAI, the United States killed almost 50 million birds, mostly egg-laying hens. The Asian nation is already facing surging egg prices and has culled nearly 34 million birds amid a domestic bird-flu outbreak.