FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Matthew Mayer just knew it was a perfect pass he turned into a half-ending breakaway dunk for defending national champion Baylor. He wasn't really sure what happened before he got the ball.
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — First-year Marquette coach Shaka Smart is back in Texas, going into this NCAA Tournament without any underlying questions or pressure about his future.
That is much different than last March, when Smart was still with the Longhorns.
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Conference player of the year Joe Bryant Jr. scored 23 points and top-seeded Norfolk State used a closing flourish to finish off Coppin State 72-57 on Saturday to win the Mid-East Athletic Conference tournament championship and a berth in the NCAA Tournament.
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Joe Bryant Jr. and Jalen Hawkins scored 19 points each, Dana Tate Jr. tallied 14 points and 11 rebounds and Norfolk State defeated Morgan State 72-63 in the Mid-Eastern Conference tournament semifinals on Friday night.
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Jalen Hawkins had 17 points and seven rebounds as Norfolk State topped Delaware State 74-66 in the quarterfinals of the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference tournament on Wednesday night.
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Joe Bryant Jr. had 27 points as Norfolk State won its 11th straight home game, romping past Howard 83-61 on Thursday night.
Kris Bankston had 15 points for Norfolk State (21-6, 12-2 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference).
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Kris Bankston had a career-high 21 points plus 11 rebounds as Norfolk State won its 10th consecutive home game, routing North Carolina Central 75-46 on Monday night.
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Dana Tate Jr. posted 15 points and nine rebounds as Norfolk State won its ninth consecutive home game, narrowly defeating South Carolina State 63-59 on Saturday night.
BALTIMORE (AP) — Lagio Grantsaan came off the bench to score 17 points to spark Morgan State to an 85-74 victory over Norfolk State on Monday night.
De'Torrion Ware had 15 points for the Bears (9-13, 4-6 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference).
BALTIMORE (AP) — Joe Bryant Jr. scored 29 points, tying his season high, as Norfolk State rolled past Coppin State 89-59 on Saturday.
Jalen Hawkins added 21 points for the Spartans. Kris Bankston had 12 rebounds for Norfolk State (18-5, 9-1 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference).
DOVER, Del. (AP) — Dana Tate Jr. had 20 points as Norfolk State narrowly defeated Delaware State 69-66 on Monday night.
Tate Jr. made 4 of 6 3-pointers.
Jalen Hawkins had 14 points for Norfolk State (17-5, 8-1 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference).
WASHINGTON, D.C. (AP) — Joe Bryant scored 24 points and Norfolk State edged Howard 77-74 on Saturday.
Bryant made 11 of 12 free throws.
Jalen Hawkins had 15 points for the Spartans (11-4, 2-0 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference).
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Joe Bryant Jr. and Cahiem Brown scored 14 points apiece as Norfolk State rolled past Penn State-Wilkes-Barre 111-55 on Thursday night.
Kris Bankston, Christian Ings and Tyrese Jenkins added 12 points apiece for the Spartans.
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Kris Bankston had 15 points and 14 rebounds to lift Norfolk State to a 79-56 win over Bridgewater in a season opener on Tuesday night.
Coach Mark Few can appreciate what’s at stake, and the appropriateness of the NCAA Tournament being held all in Indiana, as Gonzaga continues its push for perfection...
No. 16 seed Norfolk State (17-7) vs. No. 1 seed Gonzaga (26-0)
NCAA Tournament First Round, Bankers Life Fieldhouse, Indianapolis; Saturday, 8:20 p...
Who are we kidding? “First Four” still sounds more like an educational toy than the prelude to three of the best weeks in sport...
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Michigan State and coach Tom Izzo are in an unfamiliar position.
Last time there was an NCAA Tournament, the Spartans reached the Final Four in 2019 -- the most recent of eight trips under Izzo.
No. 16 seed App State (17-11) vs. No. 16 seed Norfolk State (16-7)
NCAA Tournament First Four, Assembly Hall, Bloomington, Indiana; Thursday, 7:40 p...
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Joe Bryant Jr. scored a career-high 30 points as Norfolk State rolled past North Carolina Central 87-58 in the Mid-Eastern Conference Tourney quarterfinals on Thursday night...