You don't expect a coach to be fired for winning, especially a few days after leading a team to the best winning percentage in school history. But such is the case with former VCU volleyball coach James Finley.
Their team might have lost Saturday night, but VCU's students are still the biggest winners of the Final Four weekend. The generosity and thoughtfulness of VCU put its students on the trip of a lifetime.
You think the players and coaches at Saturday's Final Four were nervous? The moms and dads did more sweating and hand-wringing in the stands than VCU coach Shaka Smart did working the sideline. Meet a few of the proud parents.
By weekend's end, we will know which two teams will be playing in both the men's and the women's NCAA tournament championship games. It's a big weekend for UConn, as both the men and the women are playing in this year's Final Four.
Prepare yourself for 72 hours of college basketball. By the end of the weekend, the men's Final Four and women's Elite Eight will be set. Here's the supersized NCAA tournament edition of what we're watching.
Long live the underdogs! They are what make the NCAA tournament magical. This month, it's the success of the VCU and Butler men and the surprising run of the Louisville women that has Julie Foudy entranced -- and missing Paul the Octopus.
The 11th-seeded VCU Rams stunned No. 3 seed Purdue with a decisive 94-76 win Sunday night. With a few days off before their Sweet 16 matchup with Florida State, the players are excited to head back to Virginia as newly minted stars.
After a wild weekend of NCAA tournament play for the men, including both a No. 1 and a No. 2 seed making an early exit, only 16 teams are left. On the women's side, the tournament got underway Saturday.
The final two First Four games tipped off in Dayton, with University of Texas-San Antonio winning its first NCAA tournament game in any sport in school history. VCU also won its game, sending USC home. Here's what else happened last night.
The addition of three teams to the men's NCAA tournament just sounded like a bad idea. That was until USC made the field. The Trojans get the chance to advance to the second round as they take on VCU in the Final Four tonight.