Brandon Miller heated up, and so did Alabama, which avoided the fate of two other top NCAA Tournament seeds and brushed aside Maryland 73-51 behind a dominant second half on Saturday night. The Crimson Tide (31-5) advanced to their second Sweet 16 in the past three tournaments and ninth overall.
Fairleigh Dickinson stuns top-seeded Purdue during March Madness
Fairleigh Dickinson guard Grant Singleton, center, celebrates after a basket against Purdue in the second half of a first-round college basketball game in the men’s NCAA Tournament in Columbus, Ohio, on Friday. FDU would go on to take the win, upsetting top-seeded Purdue University. Michael Conroy/AP hide caption toggle caption
March Insanity: North Carolina Ousts High-Seeded Baylor in OT
Observe the newest N.C.A.A. match updates. The College of North Carolina’s males’s basketball crew spent a part of December being crushed by Kentucky. January introduced humiliations at Miami and Wake Forest. February included being embarrassed on its residence courtroom by Duke and Pittsburgh and requiring time beyond regulation to beat