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Barack Obama reveals his 2018 NCAA Tournament brackets

Doing so perfectly is borderline impossible, but for most people, it's simply a matter of having a better bracket than the friends or co-workers you happen to compete against. It once again seems to have originated in IL but was introduced into the college scene in 1947 with North Carolina State. But sooner or later, you have to set the endless stream of stats aside and make a decision.


Federer dominates against Chung to reach 11th semi-final at Indian Wells

Federer dominates against Chung to reach 11th semi-final at Indian Wells

This was the second official match between Federer and Chung, who had met in the Australian Open in January, where the South Korean retired due to foot blisters when Federer was leading 6-1, 5-2. "I was a little bit frustrated about the game today because the wind didn't give us the rhythm", Halep said in an on-court interview. The Romanian tied it 5-all before Martic won the final two points to force a third set.


Supreme Court Rejects Interim Pleas To Intervene As Parties In Ayodhay Dispute

Supreme Court Rejects Interim Pleas To Intervene As Parties In Ayodhay Dispute

The intervention plea of BJP leader Subramanian Swamy , at whose instance the cases were fast-tracked by the apex court, was also rejected. Dismissing the intervention application filed by third parties not connected with the title dispute, and also a compromise statement signed by almost 10,523 residents of Ayodhya and Faizabad, the three-judge bench said it cannot compel the parties involved in the Title Suit to reach a settlement since the dispute is purely and largely a legal issue ...


Georgia finalizing deal with basketball coach Tom Crean, reports say

Georgia finalizing deal with basketball coach Tom Crean, reports say

The Bulldogs have a vacancy after firing Mark Fox, who struggled to live up to expectations in his nine seasons on the job. Before coming to Indiana, Crean coached Marquette for nine seasons and made the NCAA Tournament five times. He began his career at IN with the program on NCAA probation, which was a result of more than 100 impermissible phone calls made to recruits by predecessor Kelvin Sampson and his assistants.


Gray lifts Houston over San Diego State in final seconds

Gray lifts Houston over San Diego State in final seconds

They lead San Diego State in every category except free throw percentage, where the Aztecs have a narrow 72.20% over the Cougars' 71.70%. After the Coogs got the ball back, Gray answered with a three-ball of his own to put the team back up by three.


Alabama vs. Virginia Tech

Alabama vs. Virginia Tech

If Hall is out, it gives the Hokies an advantage in the post with the more talented and experienced Kerry Blackshear, something that would make a major difference. The teams swapped the lead back and forth for most of the half. Justin Bibbs (17 points) later made a layup to give Virginia Tech a 63-61 lead, but Sexton scored to tie the score at 63 with 8:26 to go.