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2018 Schedule
25-12, 4th in Big 12
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30dMyron Medcalf

NBA draft departures shake up Way-Too-Early Top 25

The deadline for early entrants to declare for the NBA draft has passed, so it's time to re-evaluate the early top 25 for 2018-19. With so many players testing the waters yet not signing with an agent, it's more art than science.

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51dMyron Medcalf

Hoops royalty leads Way-Too-Early Top 25

Villanova reigns as national champion. How does the field stack up for next season? Here's your first look at the best of the best for next season.

Loyola's Townes: 'Once we got here, we knew we belonged' (1:20)
Sister Jean: 'Be careful, San Antonio, the Ramblers are on their way' (3:41)
Wainright disappointed Kentucky didn't shake hands (0:30)
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62dAlex Scarborough

KSU players irked by no Kentucky handshakes

Kansas State players said they were upset that Kentucky's squad left the court before shaking their hands, a move that Kentucky coach John Calipari said was not meant to be disrespectful.

Kansas State came prepared for Kentucky (2:05)
Farnham on Loyola: 'They have a chip on their shoulder' (1:52)
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62dAndrea Adelson

Everything you need to know for Thursday's Sweet 16 games

Michigan and Gonzaga, two of the hottest teams in the nation, are on a collision course in the West Region. In the South Region, will Kentucky's smooth path to the Final Four be derailed?

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63dJeff Borzello

Know what will happen in the Sweet 16 before it even happens

What happened in the first two rounds? It was crazy, but we're moving on because the Sweet 16 has arrived. The blue bloods are here, but so are the wild cards, including two(!) 11-seeds. Enjoy the games, but here's what's going to happen this weekend.

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63dAlex Scarborough

K-State's Wade (foot) eyes return in Sweet 16

Kansas State is hoping that Dean Wade, who has missed three games with a stress fracture, can contribute off the bench in the NCAA tournament regional semifinal against Kentucky.

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64dJay Bilas

Bilas: This Sweet 16 is neither unprecedented nor revolutionary

OK, let's get a few things straight: A revolution is not happening in college basketball. Nor is what is happening in this NCAA tournament unprecedented. We've had crazier tournaments. What isn't crazy is The Bilastrator's order of the 16 remaining teams.

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64dEdward Aschoff

Need a new team to root for? We got you

So your bracket is busted, your original champion is already out of the tournament and you need someone new to follow. We've done the research for you already. All you have to do now is pick the team that best fits your style.

Examining Kentucky's road to the Sweet 16 (2:59)
No. 5 seed Kentucky playing best ball in March (1:35)
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66dMyron Medcalf

K-State knocks Cinderella UMBC out of tourney

The magical ride of the UMBC men's basketball team ended Sunday night when the Retrievers suffered a 50-43 loss to Kansas State in the second round of the NCAA tournament.

How can UMBC back up big win? (1:03)

Team Stats

Points Per Game71.1248th
Rebounds Per Game30.7340th
Assists Per Game13.8165th
Points Allowed67.046th

Tournament History

Final Fours4
Tournament Record34-33
Championship SeasonsNone
Tournament Appearances29