Sunday, March 29
CLEVELAND (AP) — Pushed to the brink, Kentucky's still perfect and still playing. Andrew Harrison made two free throws with six seconds remaining, and the top-seeded Wildcats kept their unbeaten season and national title hopes intact with a 68-66 win over Notre Dame on Saturday night in the Midwest Regional final. The Wildcats (38-0) advanced to the Final Four in Indianapolis next week, where they will meet Wisconsin.
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Tom Izzo versus Rick Pitino with a Final Four berth on the line. How's that for a compelling coaching matchup in an East Regional final Sunday between seventh-seeded Michigan State and fourth-seeded Louisville to settle the NCAA Tournament's most-busted bracket. The two coaches have three national championships, 15 Final Four appearances and 98 tournament wins between them. Both have had to reinvent their teams' identity in mid-stream this season.
MARTINSVILLE, Va. (AP) — NASCAR driver Kyle Larson has returned home to see a neurologist after fainting during an autograph session at Martinsville Speedway. His status for Sunday's Sprint Cup race remains in question. The 2014 Sprint Cup rookie of the year was checked out at Martinsville Memorial Hospital after he fainted at Chevy Stage in the fan area, but doctors felt like he should see a neurologist to be safe.
MARTINSVILLE, Va. (AP) — Joey Logano passed Matt Crafton entering the first turn to start a two-lap sprint to the finish and won an exciting NASCAR truck race at Martinsville Speedway on Saturday. The Daytona 500 champion won for the first time in the series to become the 26th driver to win in all three of NASCAR's top series.