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  1. Pac-12 again wins most national titles

    Ted Miller

    The Pac-12 didn't win a national championship in any of the marquee sports this year -- football, men's or women's basketball or baseball -- but it still won more national championships than any other conference. The conference claimed 10 national...

    Blog | June 26, 2014
  2. Inside the mind of a member of the NCAA men's basketball tourname...

    Ted Miller

    What's it like to be a member of the tournament selection committee? Ask WCC commissioner Jamie Zaninovich.

    Story | Conversation | March 11, 2014
  3. Arizona leads player revolt against NCAA

    Ted Miller

    Arizona linebacker Jake Fischer is among six current FBS players who have joined a federal anti-trust lawsuit against the NCAA, a court action originally filed in 2009 by former UCLA basketball player Ed O'Bannon that could change the financial lands...

    Blog | July 19, 2013
  4. Shane Dillon leaving Colorado for hoops

    Ted Miller

    Redshirt freshman quarterback Shane Dillon is leaving Colorado because he wants to play college basketball, the school announced Tuesday. Dillon, who was coming back from shoulder surgery, struggled during spring practices, when Connor Wood seemed...

    Blog | July 16, 2013
  5. Syracuse's defense stymies Cal, Crabbe

    Ted Miller

    SAN JOSE, Calif. -- It's one thing to play good defense. That's when opposing players have low field goal percentages. Syracuse does that, without a doubt. It ranked third in the nation in field goal percentage defense this season. But wha...

    Blog | March 24, 2013
  6. Rapid Reaction: Syracuse 66, California 60

    Ted Miller

    SAN JOSE, Calif. -- Syracuse ended 12th-seeded California's hopes for another upset, 66-60, with suffocating defense in a methodical effort Saturday. Overview: Cal jumped ahead 2-0, but that was it. The fourth-seeded Orange rolled up an early lead...

    Blog | March 24, 2013
  7. Dotson leads hot Ducks to easy win

    Ted Miller

    SAN JOSE, Calif. -- Age is just a number. Or in college sports, it's a designation. Same with a seed in the NCAA tournament. It's just a number. Like age, it doesn't define you. How you act defines you. What a team does on the scoreboard defines it. ...

    Blog | March 23, 2013
  8. Rapid Reaction: Oregon 74, Saint Louis 57

    Ted Miller

    SAN JOSE, Calif. -- Oregon took down another higher seed, setting itself up for a shot to take down the highest seed. Here are some thoughts on the 74-57 win over Saint Louis on Saturday. Overview: For the second consecutive game, Oregon d...

    Blog | March 23, 2013
  9. Oregon, Saint Louis in unfamiliar territory

    Ted Miller

    SAN JOSE -- On Thursday, three teams playing second-round games in the NCAA tournament in HP Pavilion turned in poised, dominant efforts. They acted, so to speak, like they'd been there before. One of them, Syracuse, has. A lot. The other two, Saint ...

    Blog | March 22, 2013
  10. Rapid Reaction: Syracuse 81, Montana 34

    Ted Miller

    SAN JOSE, Calif. -- Syracuse dominated Montana from bell to bell. Here are some thoughts on the Orange's 81-34 win. Overview: When the higher-seeded team shoots well and the underdog shoots terribly, well, that's a recipe for a final count like th...

    Blog | March 22, 2013
  11. Cal zone thwarts Bennett, UNLV

    Ted Miller

    SAN JOSE, Calif. -- Sun Tzu, surely laboring over his NCAA tournament bracket, once observed that "He who knows when he can fight and when he cannot will be victorious." Mike Montgomery has been coaching basketball in some form or fashion ...

    Blog | March 21, 2013
  12. Oregon makes its 12-seed look ridiculous

    Ted Miller

    SAN JOSE, Calif. -- The NCAA hasn't had a good year. In fact, it's been on a poor run for a few years now. Still, the men's basketball tournament is the organization's annual shining beacon. It's a time when the term "NCAA" is used and not im...

    Blog | March 21, 2013
  13. Rapid Reaction: Saint Louis 64, NM State 44

    Ted Miller

    SAN JOSE, Calif. -- No. 4 Saint Louis took care of No. 13 New Mexico State 64-44. Here are our thoughts: Overview: The Billikens were in control throughout, going bell to bell with the lead for the ninth time this season. After a woeful first half...

    Blog | March 21, 2013
  14. Pac-12 wins most national titles in 2012

    Ted Miller

    The Pac-12 rules in 2011-12. Well, in a lot of things. Just not football and basketball. The Pac-12 won nine NCAA titles during the 2011-12 academic year, the most by any conference. The SEC was second with eight NCAA championships. Of course, th...

    Blog | June 26, 2012
  15. Arizona State drops Love as AD

    Ted Miller

    Athletic directors don't last long when football and men's basketball struggle, and that appears to be what has happened to Lisa Love at Arizona State. Love will be replaced as the Sun Devils athletic director by Steve Patterson, the school announ...

    Blog | March 28, 2012
  16. Louisville rides defense to Sweet 16

    Ted Miller

    PORTLAND -- Louisville went one-and-done the past two years in the NCAA tournament, and coach Rick Pitino seemed just a bit defensive about it when he met with reporters on Wednesday. Ah, but it became clear after his Cardinals slipped past New Mexic...

    Blog | March 18, 2012