Tournament losses tend to stick in coaches' minds.
Rick Barnes had begun talking to Tennessee athletic director Dave Hart about the Volunteers' coaching vacancy Saturday, the day before his departure from Texas was announced.
Northern Iowa coach Ben Jacobson signed a new 10-year deal, Jacobson said Tuesday night.
Oklahoma State athletic director Mike Holder refuted Tuesday that the Cowboys might fire coach Travis Ford.
Alabama has expressed interest in Minnesota basketball coach Richard Pitino as a potential candidate for the Crimson Tide's open coaching position, according to a report in The Minneapolis Star Tribune.
UConn men's basketball coach Kevin Ollie will not be traveling to the Final Four this week, abiding by a travel ban ordered by Connecticut's governor because of Indiana's new religious-objections law, the school announced Tuesday.
Nebraska guard Tarin Smith has announced he's transferring, making him the second player to leave the program in two days.
Lamont Smith is returning to San Diego to be the new Toreros head coach after playing for the school in the late 1990s.
While Duke's three freshman starters have looked smooth during the team's Final Four run, they've had growing pains in practice.
Sometimes, it's the NCAA tournament losses that linger in a coach's memory more than the memorable wins.
Jeff Goodman and Jeff Borzello offer their Top 10 transfers and the complete transfer list.
LZ Granderson writes that while the sports world is full of strong statements denouncing Indiana Gov. Mike Pence's Religious Freedom Restoration Act, it has taken little action against the law.
Michael Smith talks to Jemele Hill about her not being OK with a Michigan fan making a $20,000 bet on Michigan State that could pay him $1 million if the Spartans win it all.
St. John's University got its man -- the only person it pursued, sources said -- in hiring Chris Mullin as the Red Storm basketball coach, and the move made sense for both parties, writes Johnette Howard.
Look at this Final Four field: Kentucky, Wisconsin, Duke and Michigan State. It just feels big, doesn't it?
ESPN basketball Insider Jeff Goodman discusses Tennessee's hiring of Rick Barnes.
Michigan State guard Travis Trice endured a long, improbable journey, but Trice and the Spartans are headed to the Final Four.