Sunday, March 16, 2003

Tournaments at a glance



America East Conference

Boston

Championship

Saturday

Vermont 56, Boston University 55

Atlantic Coast Conference

Greensboro, N.C.

First Round

Thursday

Florida State 72, Clemson 71

Quarterfinals

Friday

Wake Forest 69, Florida State 61

North Carolina State 71, Georgia Tech 65

North Carolina 84, Maryland 72

Duke 83, Virginia 76

Semifinals

Saturday

N.C. State 87, Wake Forest 83

Duke 75, North Carolina 63

Championship

Today

N.C. State vs. Duke, 1 p.m.

Atlantic Sun Conference

Atlanta

Championship

Saturday, March 8

Troy State 80, Central Florida 69

Atlantic 10 Conference

First Round

Monday

George Washington 85, Massachusetts 74

La Salle 74, Fordham 62

Rhode Island 75, Duquesne 73

At UD Arena

Dayton, Ohio

Quarterfinals

Thursday

Xavier 78, George Washington 73

Temple 66, Richmond 52

Saint Joseph's 68, La Salle 48

Dayton 74, Rhode Island 57

Semifinals

Friday

Temple 63, Xavier 57

Dayton 76, Saint Joseph's 73

Championship

Saturday

Dayton 79, Temple 72

Big East Conference

At Madison Square Garden

New York

First Round

Wednesday

St. John's 83, Notre Dame 80

Providence 73, West Virginia 50

Georgetown 46, Villanova 41

Seton Hall 67, Miami 52

Quarterfinals

Thursday

Boston College 82, St. John's 75, OT

Pittsburgh 67, Providence 59

Syracuse 74, Georgetown 69

Connecticut 83, Seton Hall 70

Semifinals

Friday

Pittsburgh 61, Boston College 48

Connecticut 80, Syracuse 67

Championship

Saturday

Pittsburgh vs. Connecticut, night

Big Sky Conference

Ogden, Utah

Championship

Wednesday

Weber State 60, Eastern Washington 57

Big South Conference

Lynchburg, Va.

Championship

Saturday, March 8

North Carolina-Asheville 85, Radford 71

Big Ten Conference

Chicago

First Round

Thursday

Ohio State 66, Iowa 64

Northwestern 76, Minnesota 64

Indiana 77, Penn State 49

Quarterfinals

Friday

Ohio State 58, Wisconsin 50

Michigan State 54, Purdue 42

Illinois 94, Northwestern 65

Indiana 63, Michigan 56

Semifinals

Saturday

Ohio State 55, Michigan State 54

Illinois 73, Indiana 72

Championship

Today

Ohio State vs. Illinois, 3:30 p.m.

Big 12 Conference

Dallas

First Round

Thursday

Iowa State 97, Texas A&M 70

Missouri 70, Nebraska 61

Texas Tech 68, Baylor 65

Colorado 77, Kansas State 76

Quarterfinals

Friday

Kansas 89, Iowa State 74

Missouri 60, Oklahoma State 58

Texas Tech 91, Texas 81

Oklahoma 74, Colorado 59

Semifinals

Saturday

Missouri 68, Kansas 63

Oklahoma 67, Texas Tech 60, OT

Championship

Today

Missouri vs. Oklahoma, 3 p.m.

Big West Conference

Anaheim, Calif.

First Round

Thursday

Cal Poly-San Luis Obispo 54. Idaho 50

UC Santa Barbara 53, Pacific 44

UC Irvine 70, Cal State Northridge 60 (OT)

Utah State 89, Cal State Fullerton 83 (OT)

Semifinals

Friday

Cal Poly 67, UC Santa Barbara 52

Utah State 62, UC Irvine 55

Championship

Saturday

Cal Ply-San Luis Obispo vs. Utah State, night

Colonial Athletic Association

Richmond, Va.

Championship

Monday, March 10

North Carolina-Wilmington 70, Drexel 62

Conference USA

At Freedom Hall

Louisville

First Round

Wednesday

South Florida 76, DePaul 74

Tulane 74, Houston 52

Alabama-Birmingham 85, Charlotte 61

Southern Mississippi 63, Cincinnati 61

Quarterfinals

Thursday

Memphis 62, South Florida 56

Louisville 82, Tulane 6

Alabama-Birmingham 83, Marquette 76

Saint Louis 69, Southern Mississippi 56

Semifinals

Friday

Louisville 78, Memphis 75

UAB 63, Saint Louis 62

Championship

Saturday

Louisville 83, UAB 78

Horizon League

Milwaukee

Championship

Tuesday, March 11

Wisconsin-Milwaukee 69, Butler 52

Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference

Trenton, N.J.

Championship

Monday, March 10

Manhattan 69, Fairfield 54

Mid-American Conference

First Round

Monday, March 10

Bowling Green 90, Ball State 81

Western Michigan 78, Toledo 64

Ohio 79, Akron 77

Marshall 83, Eastern Michigan 75

Northern Illinois 81, Buffalo 64

Cleveland

Quarterfinals

Thursday

Kent State 79, Marshall 57

Ohio 65, Miami U. 55 (OT)

Central Michigan 87, Bowling Green 70

Northern Illinois 75, Western Michigan 63

Semifinals

Friday

Central Michigan 94, Northern Illinois 72

Kent State 73, Ohio 70

Saturday

Championship

Central Michigan vs. Kent State, night

Mid-Continent Conference

Kansas City, Mo.

Championship

Tuesday, March 11

Indiana-Purdue-Indianapolis 66,

Valparaiso 64

Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference

Richmond, Va.

Quarterfinals

Wednesday

South Carolina State 75,

Bethune-Cookman 73

Howard 68, Delaware State 65, OT

Thursday

Hampton 64, Norfolk State 62

Florida A&M 55, Coppin State 53

Semifinals

Friday

South Carolina State 72, Howard 66

Hampton 73, Florida A&M 64

Championship

Saturday

South Carolina St. 72, Hampton 67

Missouri Valley Conference

At Savvis Center

St. Louis

Monday, March 10

Creighton 80, Southern Illinois 56

Mountain West Conference

At The Thomas & Mack Center

Las Vegas

First Round

Thursday

Brigham Young 71, New Mexico 56

Colorado State 74, Wyoming 71

Utah 42, Air Force 38

UNLV 83, San Diego State 67

Semifinals

Friday

Colorado State 86, BYU 80, OT

UNLV 64, Utah 41

Championship

Saturday

Colorado State vs. UNLV, night

Northeast Conference

At The Spiro Sports Center

Staten Island, N.Y.

Championship

Wagner 78, St. Francis, N.Y. 61

Ohio Valley Conference

Championship

Austin Peay 63, Tennessee Tech 57

Pacific-10 Conference

At The Staples Center

Los Angeles

First Round

Thursday

UCLA 96, Arizona 89, OT

Oregon 83, Arizona State 82 vs. Oregon, night

Southern California 79, Stanford 74

California 69, Oregon State 46

Semifinals

Friday

Oregon 75, UCLA 74

Southern Cal 79, California 62

Championship

Saturday

Oregon 74, Southern Cal 66

Patriot League

Championship

Friday

Holy Cross 62, American 53

Southeastern Conference

At The Louisiana Superdome

New Orleans

First Round

Thursday

Mississippi 62, South Carolina 56

LSU 85, Arkansas 56

Vanderbilt 82, Alabama 69

Quarterfinals

Friday

Mississippi 62, Mississippi State 64

LSU 65, Florida 61

Kentucky 81, Vanderbilt 63

Auburn 66, Tennessee 53

Semifinals

Today

Mississippi St. 76, LSU 71

Kentucky 78, Auburn 68

Championship

Sunday

Kentucky vs. Mississippi State, 1 p.m.

Southern Conference

Championship

East Tennessee State 97, Chattanooga 90

Southland Conference

Championship

Friday

Sam Houston St. 69, Stephen F. Austin 66, OT

Southwestern Athletic

Friday

Alcorn State 71, Prairie View 64

Texas Southern 73, Mississippi Valley State 72

Championship

Saturday

Texas Southern 77, Alcorn State 68

Sun Belt Conference

Championship

Western Kentucky 64, Middle Tennessee 52

West Coast Conference

Championship

San Diego 72, Gonzaga 63

Western Athletic Conference

At The Reynolds Center

Tulsa, Okla.

First Round

Tuesday

Texas-El Paso 86, San Jose State 80

Quarterfinals

Thursday

Southern Methodist 65, Boise State 58

Nevada 72, Louisiana Tech 66

Hawaii 62, Rice 61

Tulsa 81, Texas-El Paso 47

Semifinals

Friday

Tulsa 66, Hawaii 56

Nevada 72, Southern Methodist 66

Championship

Saturday

Tulsa 66, Nevada 56




REDS / BASEBALL
Injuries slow down RHP Wilson
Bottom of the 9th, but the big job's done
Reds 6, Twins 1
Hamilton grateful, now a Cardinal
Dempster keeps coming up aces
Reds Q&A
Reality bites players bound for minors
Cardinals expecting to be grand in Central
Robinson: Minorities have a long way to go
Trammell asks Sparky for guidance
A's say they won't re-sign Tejada

BENGALS / NFL
Daugherty: Bengals' perception
Bengals Q&A
Douglas will make impact on Jaguars

COLLEGE BASKETBALL
UC confident bid will come
Good seeding likely for XU
XU rifle team 2nd
Kentucky thumps Auburn
Daniels' scary fall gives fans pause
SEC: Mississippi State 76, LSU 61
This is how to win your office pool
College basketball today
Teams can get Dance Card punched here
Atlantic 10: Dayton stops Temple
Big East: Pitt wins title
Big 10: Illinois withstands Coverdale's heroics
C-USA: Cardinals win first title
MAC: Central Michigan blows past Kent
Top 25: Missouri exacts revenge on No. 4 Kansas
Tournaments at a glance

PREP SPORTS
Spartans' repeat hopes fizzle
Moeller turns Hamilton blue
Regina easily wins fourth straight title
Prep Insider: State titles on the line

GOLF
Love in control at Honda
Greater depth on PGA Tour astounds veterans

HOCKEY
AHL Ducks set playoff roster

HORSE RACING
Empire Maker takes Florida Derby by record margin

NBA
Hawks' bench packs powerful 1-2 punch
Kemp overcame demons to salvage career
Stackhouse may test the market
Wizards turn up defensive heat to douse Miami

COLLEGE SPORTS
Baseball: Xavier overcomes its early struggles

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