Bracket Watch: And the final No. 1 seed is …

March 12, 2017

Stewart Mandel @slmandel Thanks to Duke’s four-day run through the ACC tournament, the topic du jour on this Selection Sunday is whether the 27-8 Blue Devils will now garner a No. 1 seed that would have seemed unfathomable less than a week ago. Presumably to the chagrin of many of you, my hunch is they will. Allow me to explain. Villanova (31-3) and Kansas (28-4) are the no-brainer first two…

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What time does the NCAA tournament selection show start?

March 12, 2017

It’s finally Selection Sunday. The 2017 NCAA tournament field will be set Sunday evening during the annual selection show, and the selection committee will have to make some tough decisions with a number of high-profile programs on the bubble and a wide-open race for the fourth No. 1 seed. So when should you tune in? The selection show will begin Sunday at 5:30 p.m. ET on CBS.

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Morning Madness: Saturday, March 11

March 11, 2017

  Here’s what you need to know in college hoops for Saturday, March 11.  One more day until brackets. And what a day it should be. Thirteen tickets handed out today Notre Dame and Duke will meet in the ACC tournament final (9 ET, ESPN) where Duke has a chance to become the first team to claim the ACC tournament crown by winning four games in four days. Arizona takes…

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