NCAA

Kansas-North Carolina Averages 18.1 Million Viewers

Kansas’ come-from-behind win over UNC in the NCAA Men’s Basketball National Championship was out-rated by UNC’s previous Final Four win over rival Duke.

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NCAA Final Most Bet-On Women's Game in History

BetMGM reported it as their highest women’s betting handle ever. 79% of the money was on South Carolina’s spread, while 72% of the money was on the under.

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Mattress Mack Riding Out $5.5M Bet in NCAA Title Game

Mack placed two bets before the Final Four for Kansas to win the title at +190. He is notorious for hedging his furniture store promotions through sports bets.

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NCAA President Interested In Working With Congress On NIL

At the Final Four on Thursday, NCAA president Mark Emmert urged the association to work with Congress to create a standard NIL model.

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Paige Bueckers Cementing Superstar Status, Earning Potential

The reigning Player of the Year scored 15 of her game-high 27 points in the extra periods. She has the highest earning potential per social media post ($62.9K) among all remaining March Madness athletes.

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NCPA Files Civil Rights Complaint Over NCAA Athlete Compensation

On Tuesday, the NCPA filed a complaint with the U.S. Department of Education, alleging Division I schools’ athlete compensation limits violate Black students’ civil rights.

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With Sweet 16 Berth, Saint Peter’s Earns Millions In Publicity

The Peacocks’ run has thrust the entire school into the national spotlight, and the publicity-related rewards could extend far beyond the hardwood.

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Iowa State’s Historic Turnaround From 2-Win Season

ISU became the team with the lowest winning percentage (.083) in the previous season to win a game. T.J. Otzelberger is the lowest-paid head coach ($1.5M) in the Big 12.

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Kentucky’s Trophy Case Under John Calipari Is Nearly Empty

Saint Peter’s upset over Kentucky was just the 10th time in NCAA men’s tournament history that a 15-seed knocked off a No. 2.

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Grant Hill Talks March Madness Memories and Coach K’s ‘Genius’

Hill explains why he’s never watched the famous 1992 Duke-Kentucky game, his relationship to the Final Four, and Coach K’s underrated people skills.

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