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Mar 19

NCAA Tournament: Superpowers going strong

(The Associated Press) So much for the little guys. Instead of parlaying an historic day of upsets into a second weekend filled with small schools, the NCAA tournament now looks like a who’s-who of major college programs. All but two of the 16 teams in the regional semifinals will be from power conferences. The lone …

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Mar 16

NCAA Tournament: Day 1 notebook

The Associated Press GREATEST SHOT EVER? Dudes. Helicopter. Basketball. Rim, Need we say more? Watch here: http://tnw.co/zGFMKL One more thing, actually. The shot traveled 192 feet. Using the college arc and calculating three points for every 20 feet, 9 inches, that makes it a 27-pointer — plus change. WORLD’S LARGEST BRACKET? CHECK. BUT FOR HOW …

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