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16 Lessons From MTV's My Super Sweet 16

Joanna Popper | Posted 03.10.2013 | TV
Joanna Popper

My Super Sweet 16 was cancelled in 2008 after eight glorious seasons, but thanks to MTV marathons, it lives on. Before the Jersey Shore and Teen Mom p...

Coming of Age Rites Are Growing Up

Marta Segal Block | Posted 10.27.2012 | Parents
Marta Segal Block

Although many cultures have coming of age rituals, in most of the U.S. three kinds of parties take center stage: Bar/Bat Mitzvahs, Quinceañeras and Sweet 16 parties. Like the children who have them, these parties are undergoing changes and those changes have become big business.

'Electro Foam' Sweet Sixteen Party In Ohio Leads To Arrests

The Huffington Post | Meredith Bennett-Smith | Posted 07.26.2012 | Teen

A sweet sixteen celebration advertised through Twitter and Facebook attracted about 750 teens to a Solon, Ohio, golf course pavilion on July 20. But w...

Tar Heels Avoid Sweet 16 Upset

AP | NANCY ARMOUR | Posted 05.24.2012 | Sports

ST. LOUIS — Ohio came within a free throw of pulling off one of the biggest upsets in NCAA tournament history. Trying to become the first team ...

UNC Holds Off Cinderella In OT

AP | NANCY ARMOUR | Posted 05.23.2012 | Sports

ST. LOUIS — The last of the little guys gave North Carolina a massive scare. Harrison Barnes scored five of his 12 points in overtime and the t...

Kansas vs. NC State Live Updates

Posted 03.23.2012 | Sports

The Sweet 16 concludes with a game between No. 2 Kansas and No. 11 North Carolina State in the Midwest Region. The Jayhawks blew out Detroit quite...

Sweet 16 Live Updates

Posted 03.23.2012 | Sports

The Sweet 16 continues Friday night with a couple potential upset specials, neon uniforms and a North Carolina squad with its star point guard very li...

Change My Mind: Baylor vs. Xavier

Posted 03.23.2012 | Sports

With the first No. 1 seed having been sent home from the 2012 NCAA Tournament and spots in the Elite Eight on the line, the stakes are high and the sp...

Sweet 16 Notebook

AP | JIM LITKE | Posted 05.23.2012 | Sports

Welcome to the all-Carolina-most-of-the-time edition of Bracket Racket, your one-stop shopping for all things NCAA on tournament game days. It's been...

When Did We Forget the Word "Student" Comes Before "Athlete"?

Anthony Otero | Posted 05.23.2012 | College
Anthony Otero

It seems that officials and fans alike forget that the word "student" is in front of the word "athlete."

Syracuse Withstands Wisconsin, Heads To Elite Eight

Jordan Schultz | Posted 05.23.2012 | Sports
Jordan Schultz

From the opening tip, head coach Jim Boeheim's game plan became evident; the Orange were going to eliminate the high post catch and use their overwhelming length to force turnovers and keep Wisconsin off the glass. And, for the most part, it worked.

Ohio State Moves On

AP | JIMMY GOLEN | Posted 05.22.2012 | Sports

BOSTON — Ohio State won the Battle of the Buckeye State and advanced to the NCAA regional finals for the first time since 2007. Deshaun Thomas ...

LIVE: Sweet 16 Action

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 03.22.2012 | Sports

After a few much-needed days to recuperate, and perhaps print a fresh bracket, the 2012 NCAA Men's Tournament is back underway. At the start of the ni...

LIVE: No. 1 Syracuse vs. No. Wisconsin

Posted 03.22.2012 | Sports

Syracuse nearly made the wrong kind of history in its opening game of the 2012 NCAA Tournament, coming perilously close to becoming the first No. 1 se...

Wisconsin Matches Up Well With the Orange

Elliot Hughes | Posted 05.22.2012 | Sports
Elliot Hughes

If Jordan Taylor and the Badgers can take advantage of offensive rebounds and protect the ball, Wisconsin can greatly improve its chances of being the first to take out a No. 1 seed.

Sweet 16 Schedule

Posted 03.22.2012 | Sports

Well, we haven't had a buzzer beater yet in this NCAA Tournament yet. So that means we're due for one this weekend when the Sweet 16 kicks off at the ...

PREDICT: No. 3 Baylor vs. No. 10. Xavier

Posted 03.22.2012 | Sports

By Greg Mengelt, CollegeHoops.Net (3) Baylor vs. (10) Xavier: South Region   Records Baylor 29-7, 12-6 Big 12 (At large) Xavier 23-12, 10-6 ...

PREDICT: No. 1 UNC vs. No. 13 Ohio

Posted 03.22.2012 | Sports

By Greg Mengelt, CollegeHoops.Net (1) North Carolina vs. (13) Ohio: Midwest Region Records North Carolina 31-5, 14-2 ACC (Regular-season Con...

PREDICT: No. 3 Marquette vs. No. 7 Florida

AP | EDDIE PELLS | Posted 05.21.2012 | Sports

PHOENIX (AP) — They hand out the biggest trophy — the NCAA championship trophy — on the first Monday in April, not the first Monday in March. ...

Predict: Ohio State vs. Cincinatti

AP | JIMMY GOLEN | Posted 05.21.2012 | Sports

BOSTON (AP) — There are 347 schools playing Division I men's basketball. Thirteen are from Ohio. Four of those are among the 16 teams still playing ...

PREDICT: No. 1 MIchigan State vs. No. 4. Louisville

AP | JOHN MARSHALL | Posted 05.21.2012 | Sports

PHOENIX (AP) — Watching his team commit the same mistake for the third time in less than a minute, Louisville coach Rick Pitino screams, "Stop!," sh...

PREDICT: No. 1 Syracuse vs. No. 4 Wisconsin

Posted 03.20.2012 | Sports

By Greg Mengelt, CollegeHoops.Net (1) Syracuse vs. (4) Wisconsin: East Region Records Syracuse 33-2, 17-1, Big East (Regular-season conferen...

PREDICT: Kansas vs. N.C. State

Posted 03.20.2012 | Sports

By Greg Mengelt, CollegeHoops.Net (2) Kansas vs. (11) North Carolina State: Midwest Region   Records Kansas 29-6, 16-2 Big 12 (Regular-season...

PREDICT: No. 1 Kentucky vs. No. 4 Indiana

Posted 03.20.2012 | Sports

By Greg Mengelt, CollegeHoops.Net (1) Kentucky vs. (4) Indiana: South Region   Records Kentucky 34-2, 16-0 SEC (Regular-season Conference Champ...

March Madness: On to the Sweet 16

Carl Berman | Posted 05.19.2012 | Sports
Carl Berman

While Norfolk State and Lehigh lost their second games, there are still several double-digit seeded teams left in the tournament.