Grayson Allen #3 of the Duke Blue Devils reacts after a play in the second half with Quinn Cook #2 against the Wisconsin Badgers during the NCAA Men's Final Four National Championship at Lucas Oil Stadium on April 6, 2015 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Why Do People Love To Hate The Blue Devils?

I just Googled “I hate Duke” just to see how many websites I could find that share an obsession with hating the newly-crowned NCAA Basketball champions.

04/07/2015

Omar Sherman #22 of the Miami Hurricanes guards Chasson Randle #5 of the Stanford Cardinal during the NIT Championship at Madison Square Garden on April 2, 2015 in New York City. (Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Randle, Stanford Defeat Miami In OT To Win 2nd NIT In 4 Years

Chasson Randle hit two free throws with 3.4 seconds left in overtime, and Stanford won the second NIT title of his career, edging Miami 66-64 on Thursday.

04/02/2015

Amber Orrange #33 of the Stanford Cardinal pushes the ball up court.

Stanford Defeats Oklahoma, Returns To Sweet 16 In NCAA Tournament

Amber Orrange scored 24 points and Lili Thompson added 19 as Stanford’s backcourt mates took the game over in the second half Monday to lead the fourth-seeded Cardinal to an 86-76 victory over fifth-seeded Oklahoma in the second round of the NCAA Tournament.

03/23/2015

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Cal Women Treat Home Crowd To Opening NCAA Tournament Win

Reshanda Gray spent the closing minutes pounding her chest in celebration and running up and down the bench high-fiving as California’s supporting cast closed out an impressive NCAA Tournament opener at home in Haas Pavilion.

03/20/2015

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When Is The Absolute Last Minute To Fill Out Your NCAA Tournament Bracket?

Every March, 60 million Americans or more fill out NCAA brackets, predicting the winner of the men’s basketball championship. A good percentage are doing it to be part of the pop culture phenomenon, not because they are sports fans, and this fact leads to mind-numbing confusion about the championship and the office pool.

03/18/2015

Will Davis II #3 of the UC Irvine Anteaters waits to check in during the college basketball game against the Arizona Wildcats at McKale Center on November 19, 2014 in Tucson, Arizona. The Wildcats defeated the Anteaters 71-54. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

5 Teams To Root For After The Bay Area Got Shut Out Of March Madness

If you’re just now remembering to fill out your March Madness bracket then you may also just be learning that not a single Northern California team qualified for the NCAA Tournament. Assuming your alma mater is also out, then you’re scrambling to find a team to care about.

03/18/2015

JJ O'Brien #20 of the San Diego State Aztecs dunks the ball in the first half of the game against AJ West #3 of the Nevada Wolf Pack at Viejas Arena on March 7, 2015 in San Diego, California. (Kent C. Horner/Getty Images)

Best California Team Is 200-1 Bet To Win NCAA Tournament

One sure way to see your bracket busted is to bet on the local team going too far in the tournament. Most Californians won’t have that problem.

03/16/2015

Alex Poythress #22 of the Kentucky Wildcats dunks the ball over Caris LeVert #23 of the Michigan Wolverines in the first half during the midwest regional final of the 2014 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Lucas Oil Stadium on March 30, 2014 in Indianapolis, Indiana.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

7 Dates Casual Fans Should Know To Be Part Of The March Madness

Let’s face it, 70 percent of self-proclaimed sports fans have pretty much ignored college basketball up until this point. But by the end of the month, many of us will be screaming at our television sets hoping some 19-year-old from a university we’ve barely heard of hits his free throws. How are we going to get there?

03/05/2015

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Stanford Men’s Basketball Fate Depends On National Results

This is the dilemma when you don’t win enough in January and February: You’re left in March scoreboard watching, hoping other teams lose. That’s where the Stanford men’s basketball team finds itself today as it prepares for its final two regular-season games.

03/05/2015

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Can Chasson Randle, Stanford Cardinal Make Some Noise?

In his final season with the Cardinal, Randle is the utensil which stirs the pot for Stanford, which headed into play this week with an overall mark of 18-10 (lost to Oregon on March 1 73-70) and 9-7 in league play.

03/03/2015

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Kevin Riley #13 of the California Golden Bears is surrounded by fans as he holds up the Stanford Axe after they beat the Stanford Cardinal at Stanford Stadium on November 21, 2009. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

The Big Game: The Rivalry Continues

The annual battle between the California Golden Bears and Stanford Cardinal is one of college football’s oldest rivalries. Here are photos from the most recent editions of the Big Game.

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