March Madness

Loyola Mascot
Loyola (Il) Ramblers mascot during the first half against the Miami (Fl) Hurricanes. (Tim Heitman-USA TODAY Sports)
March 22, 2018 - 7:37 am
Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Reno Mayor Hillary Schieve have made what they say is a "sweet wager" on the NCAA basketball matchup between their hometown teams.
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Loyola Ramblers
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Rick Gregg
March 20, 2018 - 11:45 pm
CHICAGO (WBBM NEWSRADIO) -- Eleven years ago, Bryan Mullins made his first Sweet Sixteen appearance. Now a coach, he’s making his second with Loyola. “It’s different,” the Rambler assistant said. “I don’t think anything compares to, as a player. As a coach, you’re happy for the guys, that they get...
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March 12, 2018 - 8:00 am
March Madness will provide a three-week break from the troubling headlines that have consumed college basketball. All four of the tournament's No. 1 seeds — Virginia, Villanova, Kansas, Xavier — have been caught up in allegations of rule-breaking that have come up through an FBI investigation and...
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March 12, 2018 - 7:59 am
The last time all four No. 1 seeds made it to the Final Four was 10 years ago. That was the last time the NCAA Tournament wrapped up in San Antonio, and the last time coach Bill Self and Kansas cut down the nets as national champions.
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