March Madness: Five key takeaways from men’s NCAA Tournament’s wild first weekend

The early March Madness dust has settled and 16 teams are left after a wild first weekend of the men’s NCAA Tournament that eliminated 52 teams, including the defending champion and two No. 2 seeds. Whether it was mid-major teams ascending into roles as giant killers, double-digit ex-bubble teams busting brackets or down-to-the-wire classics like […]

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‘We are finally on the map’: Saint Peter’s buzzing after March Madness upset of Kentucky

Angelo Madrigal heard a lot of noise coming from his hallway around 9:30 on Thursday night. “It was a bit chaotic in the hallways,” said Madrigal, a resident adviser at St. Peter’s University. “A lot of people were just happy. I don’t blame them at all.” The happiness was the result of the men’s basketball […]

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