NCAA Tournament March Madness 2016 Live Blog
Syracuse rallies past Virginia for spot in Final FourSyracuse's Tyler Lydon (20) celebrates after a college basketball game against Virginia in the regional finals of the NCAA Tournament, Sunday, March 27, 2016, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)
CHICAGO (AP) — Malachi Richardson scored 21 of his 23 points in the second half, and Syracuse extended its improbable run to the Final Four with a 68-62 victory over top-seeded Virginia on Sunday.
The Orange were on the NCAA Tournament bubble after a rough closing stretch, but slipped in as a 10 seed before storming to its first Final Four since 2013 and No. 6 overall. It comes at the end of a challenging season for coach Jim Boeheim, who was suspended for nine games as the result of an NCAA investigation.
Welcome to our March Madness 2016 Live Blog. We'll have live scoreboards and up-to-date results from each round of the men's NCAA Tournament, along with commentary and analysis on our local teams' games in both the the men's and women's brackets.
In the scoreboard below, click on the downward arrow in the lower right-hand corner to pull up an expanded box score of the current game, or click the menu bar button just to the left of that to look at the full list of games for the day.