Dan Hurley knows he has undertaken a rebuild at UConn, which is coming off back-to-back subpar seasons. He talked to SI.com about relishing the challenge, his thoughts on potential changes to NCAA amateurism rules and more.
Helped by a perfect performance from Donte DiVincenzo but piloted all year by leaders Jalen Brunson and Mikal Bridges, Villanova dominated Michigan, crowning both this year’s champion and the sport’s newest royalty.
For a while, Marshall was the Cinderella star of Day 2 of March Madness—that is, until UMBC did the unthinkable and not only beat No. 1 Virginia, but throttled it in the kind of upset the tournament had never seen.