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Final Four

March Madness: Basking in the Afterglow of My Bucket List

Rachel Braun Scherl | Posted 05.01.2015 | Sports
Rachel Braun Scherl

I have pretty much ruled out any activities that involve brain swelling. But I am quite confident that I never considered any experience that involved sleeping in my car in a rental car parking lot at the Cincinnati airport in the middle of the night to be on my bucket list.

1 Big Lesson From the Coaches of the Final Four That Every CEO Should Learn

David Bradford | Posted 04.09.2015 | Business
David Bradford

Every CEO should always be their company's CTO. No I don't mean - "Chief Technology officer" - I mean "Chief Talent Officer."

Jordan Schultz

Former UCLA All-American And National Champion Talks About 'Student-Athlete' Issues

HuffingtonPost.com | Jordan Schultz | Posted 04.06.2015 | Sports

On the heels of the 2015 Final Four, Ed O'Bannon, a former first-team All-American at UCLA who earned Final Four Most Outstanding Player honors en rou...

Jordan Schultz

Here's What You Need To Know About Duke-Wisconsin

HuffingtonPost.com | Jordan Schultz | Posted 04.13.2015 | Sports

"I think what impacted the game the most was Wisconsin -- how they play." That's what John Calipari said Saturday after his team was denied a 39-0...

Hoosier Hostility: Not the American Way

Leo W. Gerard | Posted 04.06.2015 | Politics
Leo W. Gerard

Like the USW, the United States is a union. It is a collection of diverse states and diverse people. Standing together, they are stronger.

Police Arrest 31 Following Kentucky's Final Four Loss

AP | Posted 04.05.2015 | Crime

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) -- Lexington Police say 31 people have been arrested near the University of Kentucky campus following the Wildcats' 71-64 Final Fo...

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: It's 'A Good Thing' For NCAA To Question Indiana

HuffPost Live | Rahel Gebreyes | Posted 04.10.2015 | HPSN

NBA hall-of-famer Kareem Abdul-Jabbar applauded the NCAA's choice to speak out about Indiana's religious freedom bill during the premiere episode of "...

Indiana Situation Proves Sports Can Drive Sociocultural Change

Ken Reed | Posted 04.02.2015 | Sports
Ken Reed

We need to keep the pressure on the Hoosier state. The first step should be for the NCAA to pull next year's Women's Final Four from Indiana -- unless a comprehensive anti-discrimination law is quickly enacted.

Jordan Schultz

4 Best Parts Of The Final Four

HuffingtonPost.com | Jordan Schultz | Posted 04.05.2015 | Sports

The Final Four is upon us, which likely means you've torn up all but one of the 116 brackets you filled out. The 2015 version of March Madness has bee...

A Girl's Guide to Loving the Final Four (or Pretending to Love It)

Lulu Salavegsen | Posted 04.02.2015 | Sports
Lulu Salavegsen

Now let me be clear. I am a fan of basketball, a big fan. I have several reasons why I love the sport more than football, but not more than hockey. I love this time of year.

Duke And Michigan State Round Out The Final Four

AP | Posted 03.30.2015 | Sports

HOUSTON (AP) — A special group of freshmen is taking Duke and Coach K back to the NCAA Final Four. The Blue Devils and their trio of freshmen sta...

Michigan State Heads To The Final Four

AP | Posted 03.30.2015 | Sports

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Coach Tom Izzo and the Michigan State Spartans capped an improbable run to the Final Four with an overtime win. Senior guar...

Charles Barkley Joins Chorus Of Outrage Over New Indiana Law

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 03.28.2015 | Sports

A new "religious freedom" law in Indiana has NCAA basketball analyst and NBA legend Charles Barkley calling foul -- and calling on officials to move n...

Indiana Governor Gets 'Right Side of History' Tattoo on Forehead

Prabha Kannan | Posted 03.27.2015 | Comedy
Prabha Kannan

When asked why he decided to make such a bold, permanent statement on his body, Pence replied, "I want all Hoosiers to know that the governor they elected always makes solid and rational decisions on behalf of the great citizens of this state."

Sport and Society for Arete-Geography Lessons

Richard Crepeau | Posted 03.22.2015 | Sports
Richard Crepeau

What college football is not about is a geography lesson. Sports leagues have historically been geographically challenged. The Atlanta Braves were once in the Western Division of the National League, and currently Salt Lake City is a member of the East Coast Hockey League.

Sport and Society for Arete-March Madness

Richard Crepeau | Posted 03.10.2015 | Sports
Richard Crepeau

The scandals at Syracuse and North Carolina, the shadows over Duke, the many scandals of the past and future will not vanish. The only thing that ultimately will vanish is the integrity of American higher education. That is the real Madness of March.

Jordan Schultz

5 Reasons Duke Could Win The National Championship

HuffingtonPost.com | Jordan Schultz | Posted 03.31.2015 | Sports

We are nearing March, which means that while it's still too early for brackets, we can officially start dreaming about Cinderellas and Final Fours. Th...

LOOK: Texas-Sized Video Screen At Final Four Is Bigger Than Court

Posted 04.06.2014 | Sports

Fans attending the Final Four aren't likely to argue against the saying that "everything is bigger in Texas" after getting a look at the enormous vide...

Alex Poythress Doesn't Always Score Points, But When He Does, He Prefers Amazing Plays

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 04.06.2014 | Sports

Alex Poythress didn't score the most points for Kentucky. He also didn't score the last points for Kentucky. But the sophomore may have scored the mos...

HUH? NFL Player Crashes Final Four In Animal Costume

AP | Posted 06.06.2014 | Sports

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Denver Broncos running back Montee Ball, who played college football at Wisconsin, wore a frog suit to the Final Four on Sat...

Kentucky's Kids Heading To NCAA Title Game

AP | EDDIE PELLS | Posted 06.05.2014 | Sports

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — No, this was not an instant replay, though it certainly is turning into a highlight loop that Aaron Harrison and his Kentuck...

UConn Pulls Off Final Four Upset

AP | JOHN MARSHALL | Posted 06.05.2014 | Sports

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Connecticut's 2011 national championship has been characterized as a one-man effort by Kemba Walker. Good as he was, he stil...

Meet The Selfie King Of The Final Four

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 04.05.2014 | Sports

Wisconsin forward Zach Bohannon scored big at the Final Four before any of the games were even played. A fifth-year graduate student who didn't step o...

John Caliapri Wants Kentucky Players To 'Succeed And Proceed' And Not Just Be 'One And Done'

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 04.05.2014 | Sports

John Calipari doesn't want his players at Kentucky to just be "one and done." No, this doesn't mean that Kentucky will stop recruiting talented hi...

Final Four Schedule

Posted 04.05.2014 | Sports

Of the 68 teams that started the 2014 NCAA Tournament, there are finally just four left: Florida, Kentucky, Wisconsin and UConn have reached the Final...