With strands of net behind their ears, Florida seniors Casey Prather, Scottie Wilbekin, Will Yeguete and Patric Young stopped at midcourt and kissed the floor.
Tennessee dominated play around the basket the way its fans dominated the stands. The result is another trip to the Southeastern Conference tournament championship game.
In January, Missouri State gave unbeaten Wichita State its closest call. Nothing close about this one.
The Bears were done early in the Missouri Valley Conference tournament semifinals after getting steamrolled by the nation's lone unbeaten team.
The best game of Andrew Wiggins' short Kansas career helped temper the fact that the regular-season champion Jayhawks are limping into the Big 12 tournament with losses in two of their last three games.
Santos midfielder Arouca, who played for Brazil's national team last year, was on the field talking to reporters after his team's 5-2 win in the Sao Paulo state championship on Thursday when some fans in the stands reportedly called him "monkey."
William Woods had no answer for the Columbia College men's basketball team's halftime adjustments.
Sophomore forward Janairrika Bland led the Cougars with 18 points in Columbia College's 90-43 win over Hannibal-LaGrange on Wednesday.
Stephens College drops both games of its doubleheader against Lindenwood-Belleville on Wednesday.
About 700 athletes from around the world gather in Sochi for the 2014 Winter Paralympics.
The NCAA football rules committee tabled a proposal Wednesday that would have penalized offenses for snapping the ball before 10 seconds had run off the 40-second play clock. After a conference call, the committee decided Thursday not to send the so-called 10-second rule to the playing rules oversight panel for approval.
The lawsuit seeks to represent all scholarship football players who have played since February 2010 in the Atlantic Coast Conference, Big Ten, Big 12, Pac-12 and Southeastern Conference. The lawsuit says they violated antitrust laws by agreeing to cap the value of an athletic scholarship at less than the actual cost of attending school.
Ukraine's national soccer team gave its troubled country something to cheer about on Wednesday when it beat the United States 2-0 in an international friendly. Ukraine coach Mykhailo Fomenko said the troubles at home were on his players' minds, but he was satisfied with the result.
Columbia College women's basketball team gets set to tip off the American Midwest Conference tournament Wednesday at 5 p.m. at home. The second-seeded Cougars need two wins to reach conference Championship.
Michael Frazier II set a Florida record with 11 3-pointers to finish with a career-high 37 points and help the No. 1 Gators move a game from a perfect Southeastern Conference regular season with a 72-46 victory over South Carolina on Tuesday.
One human wins the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race each year, but it's the smaller, furry athletes that do the heroes' share of the work crossing nearly 1,000 miles of merciless terrain to reach the finish line on Alaska's wind-battered coast.
Florida, Wichita State and Arizona are the top three teams in The Associated Press college basketball poll for the second straight week.
The freshman center is expected to feel better by the NCAA tournament.
Columbia College enters familiar territory: the postseason.
Ashley Fisher scored 18 points to lead Columbia College to a 91-61 win over Missouri Baptist in an American Midwest Conference women's basketball game Saturday.
Brenton Williams scored 24 points for South Carolina, and Kentucky coach John Calipari was ejected midway through the second half as the Gamecocks held off the 17th-ranked Wildcats 72-67 on Saturday night.