Connecticut forward DeAndre Daniels (2) dunks the ball in front of Kentucky's Dakari Johnson, right, and Andrew Harrison (5) during the first half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game Monday, April 7, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Chris Steppig, Pool)

Connecticut beats Kentucky for NCAA title

Shabazz Napier scored 22 points and Connecticut won its second NCAA title in four years, beating all those Kentucky freshmen in the championship game.…
Michigan's Nik Stauskas dunks during the second half of an NCAA Midwest Regional final college basketball tournament game against Kentucky Sunday, March 30, 2014, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

Michigan faces usual questions about NBA

Nik Stauskas was already looking ahead to next season at Michigan -- even though it's by no means certain that he'll still be a Wolverine then.…
Michigan State's Gary Harris and Keith Appling react in the second half of a regional final against Connecticut at the NCAA college basketball tournament on Sunday, March 30, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

Izzo: Spartans to be underestimated again

Adreian Payne and Keith Appling will be gone.Gary Harris might be, too. Maybe Branden Dawson as well. Still, Michigan State coach Tom Izzo said, don't count out his team next season.…
Virginia forward Anthony Gill, right, gets wrapped up with Michigan State forward Kenny Kaminski while competing for a loose ball during the first half in a regional semifinal at the NCAA men's college basketball tournament, Friday, March 28, 2014, in New York. Michigan State guard Gary Harris watches. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

MSU takes down top seed Virginia 61-59

Branden Dawson had 24 points and 10 rebounds and Michigan State beat top-seeded Virginia 61-59 on Friday night to advance to East Regional final.…
Michigan players shoot during practice for their NCAA Midwest Regional semifinal college basketball tournament game Thursday, March 27, 2014, in Indianapolis. Michigan plays Tennessee on Friday, March 28, 2013. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

Tennesee seeks ways to stop Robinson, UofM

Cuonzo Martin feels as if he's spent his whole life getting to know Glenn Robinson III. Now the Tennessee coach must figure out how to beat the Michigan star.…
Michigan State players practice at Madison Square Garden at the NCAA college basketball tournament in New York, Thursday, March 27, 2014. Michigan State plays Virginia in a regional semifinal on Friday. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin)

Healthy MSU faces solid Virginia

Michigan State has been its old self the last couple of weeks or so, finally healthy and looking like the team that was No. 1 in the AP poll for three weeks early in the season.…
Michigan State's Adreian Payne dunks against Harvard in the second half during the third round of the NCAA men's college basketball tournament in Spokane, Wash., Saturday, March 22, 2014. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

Spartans hold off Harvard, Sweet 16 bound

Branden Dawson scored a career-high 26 points to help fourth-seeded Michigan State fend off a wild Harvard rally Saturday for an 80-73 victory in the NCAA tournament.…
Michigan's Nik Stauskas (11) drives against Texas' Demarcus Holland (2) during the first half of a third-round game of the NCAA college basketball tournament Saturday, March 22, 2014, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Jeffrey Phelps)

Wolverines beat Texas, advance to Sweet 16

Stauskas made four of Michigan's 14 3-pointers, and the Wolverines beat the Longhorns 79-65 on Saturday to advance to the NCAA tournament's Sweet 16 for the second straight year.…