The National Collegiate Athletic Association approved unlimited meals for all athletes, less than a month after the top player in college basketball’s national tournament said he sometimes goes to bed hungry.
The University of Connecticut won its second straight women’s national championship and ninth overall, beating the University of Notre Dame 79-58 in college basketball’s first title-game matchup of undefeated teams.
The University of Kentucky defeated the University of Wisconsin 74-73 to advance to the National Collegiate Athletic Association basketball tournament championship game against the University of Connecticut. UConn defeated Florida in their semifinal matchup earlier tonight.
The University of Kentucky and University of Connecticut both won at the Final Four to set up college basketball’s most improbable championship game matchup since the national tournament started seeding teams in 1979.
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.
The University of Connecticut plans to sell $220 million of municipal bonds starting today as its teams are set to play this weekend in the Final Four of the men’s and women’s national college basketball tournaments.