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 NATIONAL INVITATION TOURNAMENT
XU
XU MEETS OLD-SCHOOL
The Musketeers face a unique challenge tonight against the Princeton Tigers, noted for being one of the most disciplined teams in college basketball.
  MEN'S NCAA TOURNAMENT
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Miami-Kentucky tipoff: 10:15 p.m. Friday

Miami
Miami 66,
Utah 58
'WALLY'S WORDS' - CHAPTER 1
Check out Wally Szczerbiak's diary of his experiences this week, as told to The Enquirer's John Fay.
Estick finally finds niche
Tickets for Miami-UK
Tourney helping Miami's image

UK
Kentucky 92,
Kansas 88

GANGING UP ON WALLY
The Cats want to speed up the game and wear down Miami's star with their depth and size.

OSU
REDD'S MATURITY SPARKS OSU
Michael Redd would rather win than score and has gladly shared the spotlight with Scoonie Penn. Their chemistry is one of the main reasons the Buckeyes are in the Sweet 16.
  WOMEN'S NCAA TOURNAMENT
women's final four
MIDEAST REGIONAL PREVIEW
Top-seeded Connecticut, nearly upset by Xavier, heads the field in the Mideast Regional at UC's Shoemaker Center this weekend.
Facts and figures

NKU
NKU OPENS ELITE EIGHT
No. 9 Northern Kentucky (29-2) rides a 21-game winning streak into tonight's quarterfinal game against 24th-ranked Indiana University (Pa.) at Pine Bluff, Ark.
  ON THE SIDELINES
UC
THEY'LL ALWAYS HAVE DUKE
Their epitaph will read, simply, “They beat Duke.” This is a pleasant distinction, but college basketball does not fondly remember the heroes of November.
UC must fill holes on perimeter

XU
HEARTBREAK HARD TO FORGET
A few players and coach Melanie Balcomb were in a Hartford, Conn., mall Monday when some University of Connecticut fans started applauding.

UC
WOMEN ONE AND OUT, TOO
For a while, the UC-Oregon first-round game had all the makings of a “Rocky” movie. But the 12th-seed Bearcats did not get their Hollywood ending,
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seniors
Spotlight on Seniors
Cincinnati, Miami, Kentucky will only go as far as their seniors will take them. Ditto the Xavier and UC women. Check out our features on these top players.
   

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