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AAC Tournament Championship: SMU and Cincy Battle for Title


SMU and Cincy Both Looking for 30 Wins The Cincinnati Bearcats and the Southern Methodist Mustangs play in the finals of the AAC Tournament on Sunday when they battle at XL Center. Both teams are 29-4 and considered no worse than a fifth seeds for the NCAA Tournament. Since it will be the last game played before the tournament field ...

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Boston Celtics Look to Handle Slumping Bulls


Celtics and Bulls Look for Consistency The Chicago Bulls will be looking to snap a losing streak on Sunday when they take on the Boston Celtics at TD Garden. The Bulls enter Sunday’s matchup with the team’s first four-game losing streak of the season. They are in 9th place in the East and fighting for its playoff lives. Oddsmakers opened ...

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Big Ten Tournament: Northwestern and Wisconsin Meet in Semi’s


Historic Season for Northwestern Continues The Northwestern Wildcats and the Wisconsin Badgers battle in the Big Ten Tournament semifinals on Saturday at Verizon Center. Northwestern advanced to the conference semifinals for the first time in its history. It is also assured of its first NCAA Tournament bid in school history. Oddsmakers opened Wisconsin as a 5-point favorite. The line is ...

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Duke-North Carolina Meet Again in ACC Tourney


Only 5th Time Teams Have Met Outside Carolina The Duke Blue Devils and the North Carolina Tar Heels will meet in the ACC Tournament on Friday at Barclays Center. When the teams play tonight, it will only be the fifth time they have met outside of North Carolina. They met in Atlanta in 1929, 1989 and in 2001, and in ...

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Hawks and Raptors in Key Playoff Matchup in Atlanta


Hawks and Raptors Meet for Last Time this Season The Toronto Raptors and Atlanta Hawks rank fourth and fifth in the Eastern Conference standings. A Win means home-court advantage for a possible playoff series could loom large. They meet on Friday at Philips Arena for the last time this regular season. Toronto hopes to move up in the standings despite ...

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PAC-12 Tournament: Third Ranked UCLA and USC Square-Off


USC Looking to Avenge 32 Point Loss The USC Trojans and the UCLA Bruins battle in the quarterfinals of the PAC-12 Tournament on Thursday at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. The game is televised by ESPN and will tip-off around 11:30 pm. The last time USC faced UCLA the Trojans were in the middle of a four-game losing streak. It ...

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ACC Tournament: Duke and Louisville Battle Again


Duke Looks for Consistency The Duke Blue Devils and the Louisville Cardinals battle in the third round of the ACC Tournament on Thursday. Tip-off is set for around 2:30 pm at Braclays Center.  It follows the North Carolina and Miami (Fla) game that started the day off. The game is on national TV and will be broadcast by ESPN. Duke ...

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Celtics and Warriors Face off in Sacramento Wednesday


  Celtics and Pacers Trying to Find Chemistry The Boston Celtics and the Golden State Warriors battle on Wednesday at Oracle Arena. The game will be televised on national TV on ESPN and tip-off is at 10:30 pm EST. Both teams are engulfed in question marks when the Boston Celtics continue a Western road trip against the Golden State Warriors. ...

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ACC Tournament: Virginia Opens with Pitt


  UVA and Pitt Love to Slow it Down The Pittsburgh Panthers and the Virginia Cavaliers will meet in the 2017 ACC Basketball Tournament on Wednesday. They will meet at Barclays Center. The game will be televised by ESPN2 and is supposed to tip around 9 pm EST. Only four days after meeting in both teams’ regular-season finale on senior ...

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Notre Dame Looking for Double Bye in ACC at Louisville


  Top 4 Teams get Double Bye in ACC Tourney The fans at KFC Yum! Center will the Notre Dame Fighting Irish and the Louisville Cardinals battle on Saturday.  The top four seeds in the league each get a double bye. With a win Louisville is assured of at least a double bye. A win assures the Fighting Irish of ...

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