The Washington Times-Herald

The "Z" Watch

The "Z" Watch
  • Top four seeds left in East Region

    Yelps of support and echoing applause greeted the voice booming over the loudspeakers Wednesday at the scheduled start of practice for the East Regional's fourth seed: "Coached by Jim Boeheim, please welcome the Syracuse Orange!"

    March 28, 2013

  • Basketball is a king's sport in Indiana

    Indiana athletic director Fred Glass must be ready for the game each time he goes out.

    March 26, 2013

  • NCAA Regional Capsules

    Bloomington, Ind., 29-6.
    Nickname: Hoosiers. Coach: Tom Crean.
    Conference: Big Ten. Bid: At large.
    Region: East. Seed: No. 1.

    March 25, 2013

  • Indiana scores final 10 points, advances to Sweet 16

    Indiana saved its best for last on Sunday.
    And the Hoosiers’ quest for the program’s sixth national title rolls on.

    March 25, 2013

  • Indiana ready to face Temple

    The scouting began last Sunday night, almost as soon as Indiana was aware of its potential opponents in the NCAA Tournament.

    March 24, 2013

  • Indiana overpowers James Madison 83-62

    Indiana's got a few brutes, some big boys from the Big Ten who know how to throw their weight around.
    But in their NCAA tournament opener, the Hoosiers turned to their speedy, 178-pound point guard to make James Madison's knees buckle right away.

    March 23, 2013

  • Yogi's smarter than the average freshman

    James Madison couldn’t possibly prepare for everybody. The 16-seed Dukes knew they’d give up a good amount of size against top-seeded Indiana on Friday afternoon so they figured they’d help off of Indiana’s least likely offensive star.

    March 23, 2013

  • IU ready to match up with James Madison

    James Madison coach Matt Brady sat in the locker room at halftime of his team’s game Wednesday night and pleaded with them to play their best basketball.

    March 22, 2013

  • 10 things to know about the NCAA Tournament

    A look at the NCAA men's tournament, the 68-team free-for-all that begins Tuesday and ends three weeks from now at the Final Four in Atlanta:

    March 18, 2013

  • Indiana earns No. 1 seed in East region

    Tom Crean watched the television in utter amazement Sunday.
    Two years ago, his Hoosiers weren't even eligible for the NIT. Now, they're the No. 1 seed in the East Region of the NCAA tournament.

    March 17, 2013