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  1. 2011 NCAA national championship game: UConn Huskies' win over But...

    Pat Forde

    UConn completed an improbable run in capturing the national championship, but it was an ugly victory in more ways than one.

    Story | Conversation | April 05, 2011
  2. 2011 NCAA national championship game: Butler Bulldogs win over UC...

    Pat Forde

    In an age of seemingly endless cases of malfeasance in college athletics, a Butler title would be a breath of fresh air.

    Story | Conversation | April 03, 2011
  3. 2011 NCAA national championship game: Rick Pitino tabs Butler Bul...

    Pat Forde

    Rick Pitino, whose Louisville Cardinals were the only team to beat both UConn and Butler this season, thinks the Bulldogs have an edge over a fatigued Huskies team.

    Story | Conversation | April 03, 2011
  4. NCAA tournament: Butler Bulldogs to play Connecticut Huskies for ...

    Pat Forde

    Is Butler ready to fulfill its destiny as a modern-day Milan? The Bulldogs will have to go through UConn in the title game if it's to happen.

    Story | Conversation | April 02, 2011
  5. NCAA president addresses integrity

    Pat Forde

    HOUSTON -- Mark Emmert's first Final Four media address gave him the chance to do what the president of the NCAA usually does at this point: Brag on the basketball tournament, and brag on the overall state of college athletics. His points were val...

    Blog | March 31, 2011
  6. VCU stakes claim as all-time Cinderella

    Pat Forde

    In 2009, ESPN published a College Basketball Encyclopedia. My contribution to the 1,000-plus pages of hoops awesomeness was an essay on Cinderella. In it I listed the sweetest 16 Cinderella runs in NCAA tournament history, revisiting the magic mom...

    Blog | March 31, 2011
  7. NCAA tournament 2011: Best-case/worst-case scenarios for 66 teams...

    Pat Forde

    Time to break down the best- and worst-case scenarios for each of the tourney teams.

    Story | Conversation | March 15, 2011
  8. Rapid Reaction: Penn St. 36, Wisconsin 33

    Pat Forde

    In a flatly hideous display of basketball, Penn State shocked Wisconsin 36-33. Yes, that is the final score. The Nittany Lions keep their outside shot at a bid for an NCAA tournament berth alive with their second victory of the season over the Badger...

    Blog | March 11, 2011
  9. College basketball: Championship Week preview (Part 2) -- Forde M...

    Pat Forde

    The Minutes offers the second installment in its Championship Week preview and hands out some awards.

    Story | Conversation | March 08, 2011
  10. Forde: The dangers of the eyeball test

    Pat Forde

    Editor's note: This is one of five posts in a series tackling the seemingly eternal debate in college basketball involving at-large bids: mid-major versus middling major. It's tempting to say that selecting NCAA tournament teams is like Justice Po...

    Blog | February 16, 2011
  11. College basketball: Examining NCAA tournament bubble spectrum - F...

    Pat Forde

    The Minutes examines the tournament resumes of teams at both ends of the bubble spectrum.

    Story | Conversation | February 15, 2011
  12. Forde: Making the best of a bad idea

    Pat Forde

    In the NCAA's ongoing effort to make the best of a bad decision, it unveiled a 68-team basketball tournament Monday that has some appeal. Unfortunately, the appeal wanes when you remember that there was no good reason to expand the field at all. ...

    Blog | July 12, 2010
  13. NCAA tournament: Can the Butler Bulldogs repeat the magic of 1983...

    Pat Forde

    The NCAA tournament became a premier sporting event thanks to the upsets in the 1980s. Can Butler bring back some of that magic?

    Story | Conversation | April 05, 2010
  14. 2010 NCAA tournament: Duke Blue Devils defeat Butler Bulldogs in ...

    Pat Forde

    The most outlandish of all possibilities almost happened Monday. Gordon Hayward's shot didn't go in, but we were left with two winners from an epic game.

    Story | Conversation | April 05, 2010
  15. NCAA tournament: Get ready for the ultimate David vs. Goliath

    Pat Forde

    The most dramatic, theatric and in some ways therapeutic NCAA tournament in many years had to come down to this: Duke versus Butler.

    Story | Conversation | April 03, 2010
  16. NCAA tournament: Green provides boost and brains off bench for Sp...

    Pat Forde

    Draymond Green is well-schooled -- he has his mother to thank for that. The Michigan State sophomore gives the Spartans a healthy boost off the bench.

    Story | Conversation | April 01, 2010