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Stories with person: John Thompson
  • Huskies again star in the underdog role 
    Updated: Apr-08-14 2:24 pm
  • ARLINGTON, Texas - The Connecticut Huskies lost their coach, their teammates, their chance to play at the NCAA tournament for a year. They were castoffs, unwanted mutts without a home, told they had no chance.

  • Sharp shooter: Kerr talks defense 
    Updated: Mar-29-14 4:45 am
  • Welcome back to latest edition of BracketRacket, the one-stop shopping place for all offbeat NCAA tournament needs. Today's rundown kicks off with a shooter talking about defense, and includes a jolting experience in the West, the most-tweeted team and celebrities at Madison Square Garden.

  • College athlete union raises plenty of questions 
    Updated: Mar-27-14 7:40 pm
  • CHICAGO - Vince Dooley is sure relieved he's not running an athletic program these days.