Tom Konchalski is renowned in basketball circles for his evaluations of college prospects. But in an earlier life, he once called lines in a U.S. Open semifinal.
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At 76, he is staging an encore — at a new Division III men’s basketball program at St. Joseph in the Hartford area. “I missed the kids,” he said.
Two N.C.A.A. boards adopted a series of men’s basketball reforms as the governing body continues to grapple with federal indictments involving apparel companies, agents and recruits.
She won more than 600 games over 27 seasons. But her reputation was tarnished when she was accused of discriminating against lesbian players.
The Phoenix Suns took the Arizona big man Deandre Ayton with the first pick in the draft. Here’s a look at the entire first round.
He won 509 games with three college programs, integrating two of them; restored Kentucky’s luster; and oversaw the 1992 Olympic “Dream Team.”
A federal probe and criticism from an N.C.A.A. commission led by Condoleezza Rice have done little to change how shoe companies in youth basketball operate.
An illness ended Tucker Halpern’s basketball career, but eight months in bed led him down a career path he didn’t expect: into music, as part of the dance pop duo Sofi Tukker.
Condoleezza Rice and her commission have ideas for cleaning up college basketball. But they don’t challenge the longtime requirement that the players be amateurs.
Bazley, a top high school prospect, is set to skip college for the N.B.A.’s development league. More players like him might follow in his footsteps.
The scope of the college basketball recruitment corruption scandal grew, with prosecutors saying that money was funneled to players who went to Kansas and N.C. State.
What makes Villanova the class of college basketball is a sustainable model of success that draws top players who sacrifice to play for the Wildcats.
Every year, Marc Tracy goes into the men’s N.C.A.A. tournament with a handful of ideas and narratives. Then events blow them up.
Behind the hot shooting of Donte DiVincenzo, the Wildcats concluded their dominant run through the 2018 N.C.A.A. tournament.
Ogunbowale hit a 3-pointer with 0.1 of a second left to give the Irish its first championship since 2001.
The current game has lost some of its majesty and innocence. But no matter how hard the adults try to spoil it, they cannot. There’s too much magic.
It’s not quite David vs. Goliath, but Villanova should be considered a strong favorite over Michigan. Here’s how they match up.
The Wildcats, who won the national title in 2016, beat Kansas on Saturday night with a barrage of 3-pointers.
Led by Moritz Wagner, the Wolverines beat the enthralling underdogs from Loyola to advance to the N.C.A.A. men’s championship game.
Mississippi State did the unthinkable last year, beating UConn with a late jumper in the national semifinals. Notre Dame did it this year. On Sunday, they’ll meet in this year’s final.