During a post-game press conference after the Wisconsin Badgers stunned the previously undefeated Kentucky Wildcats to make the National Championship Game, sophomore guard Andrew Harrison was caught uttering a racial slur and expletive when a question was asked about the play of Wisconsin center Frank Kaminsky.
Some Kentucky fans took to the streets to set fires, commit assaults, and engage in fights after their basketball team was upset by Wisconsin 71-64 in the Final Four.
Virginia Commonwealth University confirmed late Thursday night that men’s basketball head coach Shaka Smart had informed the school that he was leaving his position to lead the University of Texas.
ESPN is dumping Bobby Knight by not renewing his expiring contract. After Thursday night, Knight will no longer be doing games on ESPN.
Wichita State head coach Gregg Marshall will stay with the school after the university presented him with a new seven-year contract worth over $3 million a year.