UVa, UNC, Duke, Gonzaga get NCAA top seeds – ESPN
Duke is the No. 1 overall seed in this year’s NCAA men’s basketball tournament, and the selection committee also gave top seeds to fellow ACC teams Virginia and North Carolina, as well as Gonzaga.
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Memphis draws No. 3 seed in NIT, will play San Diego on Tuesday – 247 Sports
San Diego is 21-14 on the season and 7-9 in the West Coast Conference, and this will be their first NIT appearance in school history. TCU, Sam Houston State, Nebraska, Butler Creighton and Loyola-Chicago are the other six teams on the lower right side of the bracket.
Dotchin’s two goals power Gulls to 4-1 win over Moose – Gulls
The Gulls and Moose will conclude their four-game season series on Tuesday, Mar. 19 at Bell MTS Place (5 p.m. PT) before San Diego returns home to open a four-game homestand on Saturday, Mar. 23 vs. Ontario (7 p.m.).
Potts among cuts, but he impresses Padres – Padres
Indeed, the 20-year-old Potts will not break with the big league club. He was reassigned on Sunday, as one of 10 moves that sent players to Minor League camp before a 6-2 victory over the Angels. But Potts took advantage of his opportunity. He made it very clear he has a place in the Padres’ plans.
Opening Lines for Every First-Round NCAA Tournament Game – SI
The NCAA tournament will begin with the First Four on Tuesday before the full slate of action begins on Thursday. March Madness is among the best gambling moments of the year, with 36 games to gamble on between Tuesday and Friday.
Dolphins agree to two-year deal with Ryan Fitzpatrick – NFL
Fitzpatrick has agreed to a two-year, $11 million deal with the Dolphins, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported Sunday, per a source informed of the situation.
McIlroy holds off Furyk to snag Players victory – ESPN
Suddenly staked to a one-shot lead, McIlroy had a 125-yard walk along the water to the 17th hole to face an island that never looks smaller than on Sunday at The Players Championship, followed by the toughest hole on the TPC Sawgrass with water down the entire left side.
5 things selection committee got wrong – USA Today
The NCAA tournament selection committee doesn’t have an easy job. But considering the euphoria of playing in March Madness and how critical matchups are for advancing to the second weekend, well, the cast of decision-makers isn’t getting off the hook that easy.