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  1. Unlikely freshman helps rescue KU

    Mitch Sherman

    ST. LOUIS -- There he sat on Friday, a 7-foot specimen -- taller in shoes -- on the bench, dressed in that familiar blue warm-up. The breakout star of this Kansas basketball season, freshman Joel Embiid didn't play in Kansas' tough test of an NCAA...

    Blog | March 21, 2014
  2. Johnson with 14 as Marquette routes Samford 71-48

    Johnson with 14 as Marquette routes Samford 71-48

    Recap | Box Score | Conversation | December 28, 2013
  3. 3-point shot: Oregon's additions staff

    Andy Katz discusses Joseph Young and Mike Moser's transitions to Oregon and Western Carolina coming to the rescue....

    Blog | October 07, 2013
  4. Victor Oladipo's late heroics rescue No. 1 seed Indiana from Temp...

    Victor Oladipo hit a key 3-pointer with 13 seconds remaining and Indiana, minutes away from being the second No. 1 seed to be swept from the NCAA tournament, held off Temple 58-52 on Sunday in the East Regional.

    Recap | Box Score | Conversation | March 24, 2013
  5. Aaron Craft's 3-pointer with half-second left lifts Ohio State

    Aaron Craft hit a 3-pointer with a half-second left, and Ohio State escaped Dayton -- a place of heartaches -- as the lone high seed left in the NCAA tournament's wild West Regional, beating Iowa State 78-75 on Sunday.

    Recap | Box Score | Conversation | March 24, 2013
  6. Vander Blue's last-second layup rescues Marquette from Davidson

    Vander Blue's layup with one second left capped Marquette's rally from a nine-point deficit and gave the third-seeded Golden Eagles a 59-58 victory over Davidson Thursday in the NCAA tournament.

    Recap | Box Score | Conversation | March 21, 2013
  7. Otto Porter Jr. rescues Hoyas in double-overtime thriller vs. UCo...

    Otto Porter Jr.'s layup with 9.5 seconds remaining in the second overtime gave No. 7 Georgetown a 79-78 victory over Connecticut on Wednesday night, the Hoyas' 10th straight win and first-ever at Gampel Pavilion.

    Recap | Box Score | Conversation | February 27, 2013
  8. Bryce Dejean-Jones' late bucket rescues No. 24 UNLV in OT

    Bryce Dejean-Jones made a go-ahead jumper with 12 seconds remaining in overtime, and No. 24 UNLV held on to beat Air Force 76-71 in its Mountain West Conference home opener on Saturday night.

    Recap | Box Score | Conversation | January 12, 2013
  9. Mike Scott's career day helps Virginia fend off upset-minded Mary...

    Mike Scott had a career-high 35 points and grabbed 11 rebounds, Sammy Zeglinski scored 20 points, and No. 24 Virginia overcame a late collapse in regulation to pull out a 75-72 overtime victory over Maryland on Sunday.

    Recap | Box Score | Conversation | March 04, 2012
  10. Twitter defender @CoachMiles to the rescue

    Diamond Leung

    At a time when Mountain West rival New Mexico has declared war on Twitter, Colorado State's Tim Miles has emerged as the coach who is out to save it. Miles is anything but boring on Twitter. His tweets have appeared during halftime, he yfrogged a ...

    Blog | September 21, 2011
  11. Rapid Reaction: Arizona 77, Memphis 75

    Pat Forde

    TULSA, Okla. -- Derrick Williams came to the rescue defensively for Arizona, blocking a Wesley Witherspoon layup in the final seconds to preserve a thrilling 77-75 victory for the Wildcats. Williams won a game in similar fashion against Washington du...

    Blog | March 18, 2011
  12. Florida 45, Auburn 40

    Florida 45, Auburn 40

    Recap | Box Score | Conversation | January 20, 2011
  13. Pittsburgh Panthers coach Jamie Dixon assists in crash rescue on ...

    Andy Katz

    Pitt coach Jamie Dixon did what some other drivers did not do on a busy stretch of interstate on Saturday night -- he pulled over to help trapped passengers in a car that had turned over against a guard rail.

    Story | Conversation | October 24, 2010
  14. Lomers to the rescue for Bears

    Chris Low

    NEW ORLEANS -- LaceDarius Dunn, Baylor's sharpshooting junior guard, said the beauty of the Bears' team is that anybody can beat you on any given night. But Josh Lomers? Even the 7-foot, 280-pound Lomers describes himself as a "big goofy white ...

    Blog | March 20, 2010
  15. Turner takes over second overtime as Buckeyes advance to final

    Evan Turner scored 12 of his 31 points after regulation Saturday, leading No. 6 Ohio State (No. 7 ESPN/USA Today, No. 6 AP) past Illinois 88-81 in double overtime Saturday for a spot in the final of the Big Ten tournament.

    Recap | Box Score | Conversation | March 13, 2010
  16. Pittsburgh avoids upset with Gibbs' 3-point heave

    Ashton Gibbs hit a 3-pointer several steps inside the midcourt line just ahead of the final buzzer and No. 17 Pittsburgh avoided being upset by Providence for the second successive season, winning 73-71 on Thursday night.

    Recap | Box Score | Conversation | March 04, 2010