NCAA Basketball

Colgate Raiders (24-11)


Sat. 3/2 Thu. 3/7 Sun. 3/10 Wed. 3/13 Fri. 3/22
@ Laf 
W 76-70
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vs. BU 
W 81-69
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vs. Navy 
W 80-70
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vs. Buck 
W 94-80
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@ Tenn 
L 70-77
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Tennessee holds off Colgate to advance to NCAA second round

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) Tennessee didn't let an underdog fight back again and pull off a shocker in the NCAA Tournament.

Last year the Volunteers advanced to the second round as a No. 3 seed and were stunned when 11th-seeded Loyola of Chicago hit a jump shot with 3.6 seconds left for a 63-62 win that sent the Ramblers and Sister Jean to the Sweet 16.

This time No. 2 seed Tennessee let No. 15 seed Colgate overcome a 14-point lead to tie the game midway through the second half and keep it close until the Vols pulled away late for a 77-70 win in the opening round Friday.

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Leaders
Points: R. Ivanauskas15.9
Rebounds: R. Ivanauskas7.8
Assists: T. Richardson3.8
FG%: R. Ivanauskas51.8%
FT%: R. Ivanauskas77.7%
3P%: W. Rayman42.9%
Steals: T. Richardson1.3
Blocks: D. Batt0.9
AP Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Duke32-6
2 Virginia35-3
3 North Carolina29-7
4 Gonzaga33-4
5 Michigan State32-7
6 Tennessee31-6
7 Kentucky30-7
8 Michigan30-7
9 Texas Tech31-7
10 Florida State29-8
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Coaches Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Virginia35-3
2 Texas Tech31-7
3 Michigan State32-7
4 Duke32-6
5 Auburn30-10
6 Gonzaga33-4
7 Kentucky30-7
8 Purdue26-10
9 North Carolina29-7
10 Tennessee31-6
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Patriot League Standings
 ConferenceOverall
  W-L W-L
Colgate 13-5 24-11
Bucknell 13-5 21-12
Lehigh 12-6 20-11
American University 9-9 15-15
Army West Point 8-10 13-19
Navy 8-10 12-19
Boston University 7-11 15-18
Loyola Maryland 7-11 11-21
Lafayette 7-11 10-20
Holy Cross 6-12 16-17
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Offense (Rank)
Points: 75.7 (94)
Rebounds: 9.5 (215)
Assists: 15.5 (35)
FG%: 47.9% (24)
FT%: 74.2% (58)
3P%: 39.3% (9)
Defense (Rank)
Points: 70.2 (146)
Rebounds: 26.0 (114)
Assists: 13.0 (175)
FG%: 43.5% (166)
FT%: 71.2% (230)
3P%: 33.6% (140)
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Teams Score Time
Interleague
San Diego 10 3:05pm
Baltimore 5
Oakland 0 7:15pm
St. Louis 0
Cincinnati   8:07pm
Los Angeles  
Pittsburgh   8:10pm
Houston  
Seattle   8:10pm
Milwaukee  
American League
Chicago 8 1:05pm
Boston 7
Toronto 7 1:05pm
New York 8
Kansas City 3 1:10pm
Cleveland 5
Texas 1 7:10pm
Detroit 0
Tampa Bay   8:10pm
Minnesota  
National League
Los Angeles 2 3:40pm
Arizona 8
Colorado 6 3:45pm
San Francisco 3
New York 0 7:05pm
Philadelphia 0
Washington 0 7:10pm
Miami 0
Atlanta   8:05pm
Chicago  
Travelers Championship
Pos Name Score Thru
1 Chez Reavie -17 F
2 Keegan Bradley -13 F
2 Zack Sucher -13 F
4 Vaughn Taylor -12 F
5 Joaquin Niemann -11 F
5 Kevin Tway -11 F
5 Paul Casey -11 F
8 Brian Harman -10 F
8 Abraham Ancer -10 F
NASCAR XFINITY SERIES AT IOWA
Pos # Name Start Pos
1 20 Christopher Bell 2
2 00 Cole Custer 1
3 7 Justin Allgaier 14
4 18 Harrison Burton 10
5 8 Zane Smith 3
6 9 Noah Gragson 4
7 98 Chase Briscoe 9
8 23 John Hunter Nemechek 6
9 1 Michael Annett 12
NASCAR GANDER OUTDOORS TRUCK SERIES AT ST. LOUIS
Pos # Name Start Pos
1 15 Ross Chastain 7
2 4 Todd Gilliland 11
3 52 Stewart Friesen 4
4 46 Chandler Smith 25
5 24 Brett Moffitt 5
6 98 Grant Enfinger 2
7 2 Sheldon Creed 12
8 99 Ben Rhodes 6
9 88 Matt Crafton 3
MONSTER ENERGY NASCAR CUP SERIES AT SONOMA
Pos # Name Start Pos
1 19 Martin Truex Jr 8
2 18 Kyle Busch 7
3 12 Ryan Blaney 9
4 95 Matt Dibenedetto 19
5 11 Denny Hamlin 6
6 4 Kevin Harvick 23
7 6 Ryan Newman 21
8 20 Erik Jones 32
9 10 Aric Almirola 15