Bruce Weber

Kansas State gives Weber 1-year contract extension

Kansas State basketball coach Bruce Weber has received a one-year contract extension through 2018-19 after leading the Wildcats to 47 wins in his first two seasons — the most by any coach during that span in school history.…
Joel Embiid

Embiid declares for NBA draft

Kansas Jayhawk basketball player Joel Embiid announced in a press conference Wednesday afternoon he plans to enter the NBA draft. …
Michigan State guard Gary Harris, center, fights off Connecticut forward DeAndre Daniels (2), guard Ryan Boatright (11) and guard Shabazz Napier during the second half in a regional semifinal at the NCAA college basketball tournament on Sunday, March 30, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

Final Four filled with good defensive teams

Kentucky held Kansas State to 49 points in its NCAA opener and held Michigan scoreless for nearly 4 1-2 minutes of a three-point Midwest Regional final win that sent the Wildcats to the Final Four for the third time in four seasons.…
NCAA Kentucky Michigan Basketball

Florida, Wisconsin, UConn, Kentucky in Final Four

On Sunday, the final two Elite Eight games concluded and the Final Four field for North Texas has been set. Florida will play Connecticut, and Kentucky will play Wisconsin next Saturday.…
NCAA Stanford Kansas Basketball

Kansas freshmen left to decide on NBA futures

Andrew Wiggins slumped in his seat. Wayne Selden stared into space. Joel Embiid was sure he would have been able to play if Kansas had only made it another week.…