With the coaching carousel finally at rest (we think), here's the toughest task for each of the 59 new Division I bosses.
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Cincinnati is hiring Northern Kentucky's John Brannen as coach to replace Mick Cronin.
Jarrett Culver had 29 points, eight rebounds and seven assists to help No. 3 seed Texas Tech shake off a slow start and beat No. 14 seed Northern Kentucky 72-57 in the first round of the NCAA Tournament on Friday.
Jake Trotter ESPN Staff Writer
Jarrett Culver delivered a spectacular tournament opener, scoring 29 points to go with eight rebounds and seven assists. Texas Tech was a plus-21 with the Big 12 Player of the Year on the floor in a game that was tight until the second half.
Jake Trotter ESPN Staff Writer
If Texas Tech is going to make a Final Four run, swingman Jarrett Culver is going to have to keep taking over games the way he is right now. The Red Raiders are 1-of-8 from the FT line with one more assists (8) than turnovers (7). But Culver has converted tough shots in traffic to help give Tech a little cushion over Northern Kentucky at half. Culver even took out a camera and a water jug diving for a loose ball out of bounds. His crafty offense and the team's collective swarming defense have been Tech's calling card all year.
ESPN analyst Joe Lunardi's team of bracketologists examine the 2019 NCAA tournament outlook for the Northern Kentucky Norse.
Dantez Walton had 15 points and 14 rebounds for his first double-double, leading second-seeded Northern Kentucky to a 77-66 win Tuesday night over top-seeded Wright State in the Horizon League Tournament final and into the NCAA Tournament for the...
Drew McDonald recorded 18 points and 11 rebounds to lead Northern Kentucky to a 64-63 win over Oakland in the Horizon Conference Tourney semifinals on Monday night.
Tyler Sharpe had 25 points as Northern Kentucky beat Detroit 99-88 in the Horizon Conference Tourney quarterfinals on Wednesday night. Trevon Faulkner added 20 points for the Norse.
Jalen Tate had a career-high 30 points as Northern Kentucky narrowly beat Green Bay 86-82 on Saturday to clinch at least a share of its second consecutive Horizon League regular-season championship.
Jalen Tate registered 18 points and seven rebounds as Northern Kentucky defeated Milwaukee 65-55 on Thursday night.
Jaalam Hill had his first career double-double to help last-place Cleveland State beat Northern Kentucky 83-77 Saturday night to knock the Norse out of first in the Horizon League and snap their 20-game home win streak.
Drew McDonald had 27 points and 12 rebounds as Northern Kentucky won its 16th straight home game, getting past Youngstown State 76-69 on Thursday night.
Bill Wampler scored a career-high 29 points and Wright State rallied to beat Northern Kentucky 81-77 on Friday night and join the Norse in a first-place tie in the Horizon League.
South Dakota State's Mike Daum has been there before, leading his underdog team in March. This season he will have company.
Drew McDonald had 21 points and 13 rebounds as Northern Kentucky extended its home winning streak to 15 games, defeating Oakland 79-64 on Saturday night.
Drew McDonald scored 20 points and Northern Kentucky cruised to a 97-65 victory over Detroit Mercy on Thursday night to halt a two-game skid.
Tarkus Ferguson had 19 points, nine rebounds and eight assists, and Jamie Ahale made his only basket of the game with 2.5 seconds left to help Illinois-Chicago beat Horizon League leader Northern Kentucky 69-67 on Sunday.