The Wichita State Shockers celebrate after beating the Missouri State Bears 68-45. (credit: Peter Aiken/Getty Images)

Keidel: Ides (And Idols) Of March

March Madness is a lifeline in an otherwise barren winter sports calendar, an essential bridge between football and baseball


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Smith’s Double-Double Leads Butler To 68-56 Win

Andrew Smith had a double-double with a career-high 16 rebounds and 14 points, and Butler made 18 of 20 free throws down the stretch to hold off upset-minded Bucknell 68-56 in the second round of the NCAA tournament on Thursday.


NCAA Men's Championship Game - Butler v UConn

Final Four’s Legacy Tarnished

It was the worst championship game ever.


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Photos: UConn Wins National Championship

See images from the National Championship game at Reliant Stadium. No. 3 Connecticut beat No. 8 Butler, 53-41.


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5 Takes On Semifinal Games

Mike Meltser gives his quick takes on Butler and UConn winning at Reliant Stadium.

SportsRadio 610–04/03/2011

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UCONN Could Deliver 3rd Championship For Calhoun

Dan Wolken from the Daily.com joined Mike Meltser to talk Final Four

SportsRadio 610–04/01/2011

Connecticut Huskies

Meltser: An Interesting Final Four

Basketball fans probably can’t even name any VCU players.