College basketball analyst Billy Packer predicted the University of Florida will win the NCAA basketball championship, and he called for a special investigation into “out of control” college athletics.
Tiger Woods’s absence from the Masters Tournament will be felt from Augusta, Georgia, to Las Vegas, where some sports books are projecting a 20 percent decline in the total amount wagered on golf’s first major championship of the year.
Mike Trout agreed to a six-year contract extension with the Los Angeles Angels after finishing second in voting for the American League Most Valuable Player award in each of his first two full Major League Baseball seasons.
The schedule for the 2014 National Collegiate Athletic Association men’s basketball tournament. The Final Four will be held April 5-7 in Arlington, Texas. All games televised by CBS Sports and Turner Broadcasting’s TBS, TNT and truTV. All times Eastern.
Harvard University junior guard Wesley Saunders said there’s one certainty for the Crimson entering this year’s National Collegiate Athletic Association men’s basketball tournament. Opposing teams won’t be looking past the Ivy League champions.
Wichita State’s reward for becoming the first team in 23 years to enter the men’s college basketball tournament undefeated is potentially the toughest road to the Final Four of the four No. 1 regional seeds.
The New York Yankees agreed to a seven-year deal worth $153 million with free-agent outfielder Jacoby Ellsbury, who helped lead the Boston Red Sox to a World Series championship in October, CBS Sports.com reported.