2015 Men's NCAA Tournament coverage
March 23, 2015 A weekend at the Salem Civic Center Four team practices, a bunch of walkthroughs, a banquet for hundreds of people, four basketball games and a celebration all took place on the Salem Civic Center floor this weekend. Check it out on these time-lapse videos.
March 22, 2015 Stevens Point lives up to its tradition This group of Pointers watched the previous generation, and the one before that, win national titles, and now they have one of their own as well. A feature by Justin Goldberg.
March 21, 2015 2015 Division III men's basketball NCAA Tournament bracket For the sixth time in 12 seasons, a WIAC team won the Division III men's basketball national title, as UW-Stevens Point joined two of its conference mates with four titles apiece.
March 21, 2015 Pointers win fourth national title UW-Stevens Point pulled away from Augustana early in the second half and used its dominating defense to bring home its fourth Division III men's basketball national championship, and the 12th for the WIAC.
March 20, 2015 It's Central Region times two in men's title game When the WIAC got moved into the Central Region in Division III men's basketball, we knew it would be an even bigger player on the national stage. And on Friday night, representatives of the region's heavyweight conferences set up a meeting for the title.
March 18, 2015 Vikings finish long voyage Augustana's record looks really good at 26-4, but that belies the injuries and lineup shuffling the Vikings have been through in making their first Final Four since 1993. A Road to Salem feature by Rob Knox.
March 17, 2015 Babson: A team of leaders When Babson coach Stephen Brennan wants something done, he knows exactly who to turn to. It's his leadership team, five players who make sure the rest of the team gets the message and is accountable. Ryan Scott has more in a Road to Salem feature.
March 17, 2015 Battling through the pain All of the teams remaining this weekend have faced adversity on the floor. But in life, adversity comes off the floor as well. For Virginia Wesleyan senior Greg Montgomery, who lost his brother to diabetes, last week featured some of both.
March 14, 2015 VWC, Babson punch tickets in nail-biters Virginia Wesleyan avoided overtime, while Babson needed it in order to clinch its first-ever trip to the Division III men's basketball Final Four. Augustana and UW-Stevens Point cruised to Salem in the late games.
March 13, 2015 ODAC sets up rematch; Babson survives All four host schools advance, while we'll have a rematch of the ODAC final in the Elite Eight. Northwestern's run came to an end, while Trinity pulled past Bates and Babson survived a last-second shot attempt.
March 12, 2015 Marlins at home in Sweet 16 If it’s the second weekend of March then that means that Virginia Wesleyan’s men’s basketball team is still dancing. After all, it's the fifth consecutive season the Marlins have made the sectionals round. Rob Knox has more in a Road to Salem feature.
March 11, 2015 Better the second time around St. Olaf took a big step forward by making the NCAA Tournament last season. The Oles took another one this season by advancing and making the Sweet 16. Josh Smith has more in a Road to Salem feature.
March 10, 2015 Worth the wait It was more than a half-century between trips to the NCAA Tournament for Bates, and the Bobcats are extending their run into a second weekend. Ryan Scott has more in a Road to Salem feature.
March 10, 2015 Johns Hopkins riding high, hitting the road It was all smiles for the Blue Jays after their second-round win vs. Skidmore, but now it's down to business as Johns Hopkins heads to the Boston area for the Sweet 16. More in a Road to Salem feature by Rob Knox.
March 10, 2015 Northwestern spending spring break on the floor Porter Morrell is largely responsible for keeping his Eagles teammates from taking time off during spring break this season, but something tells us they don't mind one bit. A Road to Salem feature by Josh Smith.
March 9, 2015 All-Star voting returns to D3hoops.com Starting at noon ET on Monday, fans can cast an online ballot to choose two players to participate in the 2015 Reese’s Division III College All-Star Game, taking place at the Final Four.
March 8, 2015 Sweet 16 hosts announced The NCAA announced schools that will be hosting next weekend's sectionals in men's and women's basketball: the rounds of 16 and 8. But the question is, how important is it to host these games?
March 7, 2015 Final-minute frenzy Augustana, Marietta, Emory and Dickinson pulled out victories in the closing seconds of their second round match-ups while Northwestern (Minn.) kept its Cinderella run going and Bates survived its own shooting woes and knocked off Stockton in overtime.
March 6, 2015 Northwestern shocks Tommies; UWW ousted The craziest year in recent Division III men's basketball history put up an opening round of the NCAA Tournament to match, as Northwestern got its first NCAA Tournament win with a dagger at the buzzer vs. No. 3 St. Thomas, Defiance dominated the final 10 minutes to knock out the defending champ and No. 5 St. Norbert went down in 3 OT.
March 5, 2015 DePauw, Catholic advance to Saturday DePauw scored the last 11 points to win 83-73 at Wash U, while Bryson Fonville poured in 38 to lead Catholic to an 87-80 win vs. Alvernia. They advance to face top seeds in the second round.
March 5, 2015 2015 men's NCAA Tournament preview In a year as crazy as this, would we pick the No. 1 team in the country to win the national title? The entire tournament will surprise you, and our tournament preview might surprise you as well!
March 5, 2015 A senior season to remember for Westfield State Senior leadership is a common catchphrase for coaches, but seldom can it be measured in the way this Westfield State men’s basketball team has captured the essence of it.
March 4, 2015 JCU saw its streaks snapped, but survived, advanced For the Blue Streaks, it was an uncomfortable couple days of waiting. But each of them got the call on Monday that their seasons would continue. For the women, it's their second bid in a row, while the men are back after four years on the outside. More in a feature by Brian Lester.
March 4, 2015 How did St. Norbert get here? St. Norbert had a great season in 2014, got a bad draw, lost in the second round and graduated five starters. So to expect them to go 24-1 in 2015 would have been pretty ludicrous. But that's where we're at. More in a Road to Salem feature by Adam Turer.
March 3, 2015 Meet the Neu boss Neumann ended Cabrini's reign atop the CSAC in men's basketball by beating the Cavaliers in a tense, overtime thriller last Friday. We spoke with the Knights' head coach Jim Rullo about the game and how he blends his "attention to detail" philosophy with the emotion of March madness.
March 2, 2015 Hoopsville Bracket Special We found out who is in and out of the NCAA tournaments and who they will face, so it's time to start breaking things down and of course answering your questions. Join Dave McHugh for a special Hoopsville Monday episode as we also will hear from both the men's and women's basketball committee chairs. Watch the show On Demand!
March 2, 2015 Salisbury's sweep, Sage's scene-setter, Brooklyn's bummer Stories of the tournament, where the Salisbury men and women each made the tournament with late free throws and Sage makes the tournament for the first time, while Brooklyn's bubble burst. More in Around the Region.
March 2, 2015 NCAA Tournament men's bracket released! If you watched Hoopsville on Sunday night, you already knew who the NCAA Tournament teams were, because the D3hoops.com committee and the NCAA picked the exact same at-large teams. Here's the bracket.
February 1, 2015 2015 Division III men's basketball championships handbook Here's everything you'd want to know about how the NCAA Tournament is constructed -- the guiding documents the committee uses to rank teams and what schools need to know before hosting games.
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