Dennis M Dolan

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Here's Why Ohio State is a Sleeper to Beat Syracuse, Kansas and Florida to Get to the Final 4

[<i>I’m doing CineSport videos weekly. Click play to watch me get out of my t-shirt and sweats and feel free to ridicule my bookshelf and unkept …

NCAA Tournament: 15 go-to-guys you want with the ball in their hands

National title contenders need a guy who can get a basket at key junctures in the game. Who are the 15 best?<p><b>More NCAA hoops: Tournament bracket |</b> …

2014 NCAA bracket: North Carolina State advances to play Saint Louis

The Wolfpack defeated Xavier with relative ease on Tuesday night to advance to the second round, while Albany snuck one out against Mount St. Mary's. Download a printable PDF version of the bracket here.<p>The 2014 NCAA Tournament kicked off on Tuesday night from Dayton as two No. 11 seeds and two No. …

NCAA Tournament: 10 mid-major stars ready to break out

Who's going to be the next C.J. McCollum? We have a few ideas.<p><b>More NCAA hoops: Tournament bracket | Complete coverage of NCAAs | Latest news</b><p>Stephen …

MAP: Locations, travel distances for 2014 NCAA Tournament teams

Who has to travel the longest distance? Which schools don't even need to get on a plane for the Round of 64?<p><team idref=<br>View The 2014 field of 68 in …

INFOGRAPHIC: Upsets By Round -- 1985-2013

A look at the upsets by round since the tournament expanded in 1985.<p>Everyone loves the upset. Some years, there's more love to go around than …

NCAA Tournament results 2014: Tennessee, Cal Poly advance to 2nd Round

The Volunteers forced overtime with Iowa, distancing themselves from the Hawkeyes in the extra period. Tennessee will play UMass, while upstart Cal Poly plays Wichita State.<p>Tennessee thrived in overtime to knock Iowa out of the NCAA Tournament, 78-65. The Volunteers trailed for much of the game, …

The man who created phrase 'March Madness'

When Henry V. Porter died in 1975, funeral notices mentioned his induction to the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame as one of the game's pioneers.<p>Back in the day, Porter had pushed to adopt a ball without laces to make it substantially easier to dribble. And those fan-shaped backboards that …

No Crime in Metro-North Crash

Four Harvard Buildings Evacuated

Google acquires company known for animal robots

Google is scooping up robotics firms like nobody's business, buying eight in six months. The tech giant confirmed Friday its latest acquisition with Boston Dynamics, an engineering company known for developing battlefield bots for the U.S. military.<p>It's unknown how much Google paid for Boston …

Bread, Beef and Other Foods That Will Cost Way More Next Year

Got milk? You probably will next year — reports of $8-a-gallon milk are overblown, but there are some food items that will have you digging deeper in …

Supervolcano Under Yellowstone is Bigger Than Previously Thought | The Takeaway | WNYC

Not 20 percent larger, or 50 percent larger, but a full two and a half times bigger than earlier estimates suggested.

Oculus raises $75 million to jump-start the virtual reality business

In June, Oculus raised $16 million to finish research and development on its critically acclaimed virtual-reality headgear, and today the company's taking the next step. With a new lead investor, Andreessen Horowitz, the company has now secured another $75 million in Series B funding. Marc …

Bitcoin start-up raises $25m venture capital funding

<b>Coinbase, a start-up that lets people trade Bitcoins, has raised $25m (£15m) in venture capital funding - the largest by a Bitcoin start-up.</b><p>Bitcoin, a virtual currency, has been attracting a lot of interest and its value surpassed $1,000 recently.<p>Backers of the currency, which is not controlled by …

Birthers Seize on Death of Hawaii Official as Fuel for Birtherism

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>People who've insisted for five years that the White House is covering up the truth of President …