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Basketball Bias? Bay Area CBS Staff Has Soft Spot For Underdogs In NCAA Tournament

Since Sunday, you’ve been bombarded with the term “Braketology,” as experts tried to tell you who would advance in the NCAA Tournament. But who did you pick when you were alone in the semi-privacy of your own cubicle? If you are anything like the CBS TV and radio hosts you love Stanford, but aren’t a big fan of number one seeds.

03/20/2014

Head coach Joe Callero speaks with Joel Awich #25 of the Cal Poly Mustangs during the first round of the 2014 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament against the Texas Southern Tigers at UD Arena on March 19, 2014 in Dayton, Ohio. (Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: The Beauty Of The Big Dance Cinderellas

Cal Poly won its first ever NCAA Tournament game, setting up a Friday date with unbeaten and top seeded Wichita State.

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What’s The Last Moment To Fill Out NCAA Tournament Brackets? Different Deadlines For March Madness Pools, Contests

With games being played this week, even as you fill out your brackets for your office pool, or a national contest, many people are confused about when they are due, and the answer to that can be even more confusing. Note the different deadlines for getting your brackets in…

03/19/2014

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Daily Madden: Cal Poly Is A Symbol Of March Madness

Cal Poly, the winner of the Big West conference title despite a 13-19 record, won a play-in spot in the NCAA tournament and will face Texas Southern Tuesday.

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Stanford To Face New Mexico In NCAA Tournament On Friday

The Cardinal earned the 10th seed in the South Region and will open tournament play Friday in St. Louis against 7-seed New Mexico.

03/16/2014

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USF Dons Beat San Diego Toreros 69-60 In WCC Play

Avry Holmes scored 19 points as third-seeded San Francisco held on to beat No. 6 seed San Diego 69-60 in the quarterfinals of the West Coast Conference tournament on Saturday.

03/09/2014

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Stanford Holds Off Utah To Boost Pac-12 Position

Dwight Powell made a go-ahead free throw with 36.1 seconds remaining after Stanford missed seven consecutive from the line late, and the Cardinal held on to beat Utah 61-60 on Saturday.

03/09/2014

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Cal Edges Colorado 66-65 In Overtime

Justin Cobbs made a pair of free throws with 20.8 seconds left in overtime, and California kept alive its slim NCAA tournament hopes with a 66-65 win over Colorado on Saturday.

03/09/2014

Chiney Ogwumike #13 of the Stanford Cardinal (Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

Ogwumike Lifts Stanford Over UCLA 65-56

Fifth-ranked Stanford could come back to Pauley Pavilion next month for the NCAA tournament, and that would be fine with Chiney Ogwumike.

02/23/2014

Cal Golden Bears new athletic logo. (CBS Sports)

Gray Scores 22, Lifts Cal Women Past USC 76-67

Reshanda Gray scored 22 points and grabbed 11 rebounds to lead No. 18 California past USC 76-67 on Sunday.

02/23/2014

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