Jim O'Connell

Another big game ahead for jubilant Badgers


INDIANAPOLIS — The scene will bring smiles to many for a long time. Players chest-bumping and hugging. Fans on the fringe of delirium... Read more

It all comes down to the numbers for teams on the bubble


It’s conference tournament week, and that means seven days – and nights – of games that will decide the fate of bubble teams and the... Read more

Unlikeliest of finalists set to square off in NCAA Championship

ARLINGTON, Texas — Connecticut and Kentucky couldn’t have met in last year's championship game and few people gave them a chance to be in this... Read more

Connecticut stands in Florida's way...


ARLINGTON, Texas — The last time Florida lost there were still 23 shopping days until Christmas.

The Gators have won every game... Read more