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2019 Schedule
1st in MVC
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13dMyron Medcalf

Best- and worst-case scenario for each Top 25 team

For some teams, a win in the NCAA tournament would be a significant achievement. For the elite contenders, anything short of a Final Four run would be a disappointment.

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Loyola celebrity nun Sister Jean turns 99

Sister Jean is celebrating her 99th birthday months after gaining national attention as chaplain of the Loyola-Chicago basketball team that reached the NCAA Final Four.

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133dDarren Rovell

Final fortune: Loyola donations up 660 percent

A trip to the Final Four for Loyola-Chicago has resulted in a 660 percent increase in donations as compared to the previous year, the school announced Monday.

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Loyola's Moser rewarded with long-term deal

Loyola-Chicago has rewarded coach Porter Moser for a captivating Final Four run with a new contract with the Ramblers through the 2025-26 season.

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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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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.

Greeny: Title game can't compete with Sister Jean (1:04)
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Sister Jean tells Loyola she's proud of team

Sister Jean Dolores-Schmidt was waiting at the hallway door to give Loyola-Chicago's players a hug and consoling words after their loss to Michigan on Saturday.

Moser says the seniors changed their university (2:04)
Richardson admits loss 'stings' (1:45)
Loyola-Chicago fans fired up watching first half (0:30)
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177dJohn Gasaway

Ranking the all-time NCAA tournament Cinderellas

Many NCAA tournament teams have been fitted for glass slippers and Loyola-Chicago's run is among the most memorable, but where does the Ramblers' Final Four trip stack up with other great Cinderellas?

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Everything you need to know for Saturday's national semifinals

This year's Final Four features familiar faces (Villanova and Kansas), a team on a hot streak (Michigan's 13 straight wins) and a Cinderella (Loyola-Chicago). And don't forget about Sister Jean. It's time to get you set for the actual games.

Team Stats

Points Per Game71.6241st
Rebounds Per Game32.1326th
Assists Per Game15.651st
Points Allowed62.66th

Tournament History

Final Fours1
Tournament Record9-4
Championship Seasons1963
Tournament Appearances5