NEW YORK (AP) — Michigan, Illinois and five other teams that earned berths in the NCAA Tournament will play in the sixth annual Gavitt Tipoff Games in mid-November.
The Big East and Big Ten conferences announced the matchups for the eight games Thursday.
John Marinatto, the Big East commissioner during a tumultuous period of conference realignment across college sports, has died. He was 64.
Providence College, Marinatto's alma mater and the school where he began a long career in college sports, said he died Saturday.
STORRS, Conn. (AP) — Former UConn basketball coach Donald “Dee” Rowe, who served for more than five decades as an ambassador for the school's athletic department and as a mentor for coaches including Jim Calhoun and Geno Auriemma, died on Sunday at his home in Storrs...