While it prepares for the Bulldogs, UCLA and Arizona State are headed for the NCAA Tournament despite finishing below the Trojans in the Pac-12 standings.
With the win the Fighting Irish move on to next Saturday's Big Ten Tournament Championship game where they will face the victor of the Ohio State vs. MI game while Penn State will await a possible at-large bid to the NCAA Tournament during the selection show next Sunday. The teams are meeting for the first time since Temple won at the buzzer in a 2011 NCAA Tournament first round game. He's an incredible coach.
The Nittany Lions are 22-9 all-time in the NIT, reaching at least the semifinals in five of its last seven appearances.
-Jones breaks his own Big Ten Tournament record of 118 saves during the 2017 tournament as he finishes the 2018 tournament with 121 saves.
Also on the roster are 6-foot-10 graduate student Julian Moore of Germantown Academy, 6-9 sophomore Mike Watkins (Phelps School), 6-9 forward John Harrar (Strath Haven) and four Roman Catholic products 6-2 senior Shep Garner, 6-4 sophomore Nazeer Bostwick, 6-8 sophomore Lamar Stevens and 6-5 sophomore Tony Carr, who averages a Big 10 best 19.9 points.
A couple of noteworthy NCAA Tournament snubs helped create quite a field for the NIT.
The tournament begins on Tuesday and will conclude on March 29.
The NIT first-round contest will air on ESPNU, the Penn State Sports Network and GoPSUsports.com. Exact dates of the second round and quarterfinal games will be announced at a later date.
Among some of the other 2018 NIT participants are: Boston College, LSU, Louisville, Marquette, Mississippi State, Nebraska, Oklahoma State, Oregon, Saint Mary's, Southern California, Stanford, Utah, and Washington.
Notre Dame is making its 13th appearance in the NIT.
Such a stat indicates the Brazilian is confident enough to take the game to Barcelona and try to put them on the back foot. We have to improve in personality, especially when there is a lot of pressure from our opponent.
While Amazon is an easy scapegoat, it's not all about the rise of e-commerce. "We come here when my kids specifically want a toy". Numbers are also declining for other American toy companies, with Hasbro (3 percent) and Mattel (5 percent) seeing stocks drop.
I think we're seeing it shift from a very purposeful initiative to just a fact of life, to just a way of doing business". While this isn't surprising news, it is exciting to know that we'll be able to see even more of Wakanda in the future.
Prince Harry is set to marry his American fiancée on May 19 at St George's Chapel in the grounds of Windsor Castle. It was recently revealed they had invited members of the public to their wedding day too.
Japanese Trade Minister Hiroshige Seko said he had expressed Japanese concern to Lighthizer and warned of major market disruption. Under World Trade Organization rules, such counter-measures have to be in place within 90 days of the US tariffs entering force.
The program urges all Americans to change smoke alarm and carbon monoxide detector batteries when setting clocks forward. ALBANY (AP) - More than $8 million in federal funding is available for emergency response teams across NY state.
It's tough to pick a favorite in this event since so many teams look beatable, but Tennessee has perhaps the most favorable path. Coupling this experience with its 16th-ranked strength of schedule in its pocket, this team is destined for a Final Four run.
Mario is already an iconic character and it's still popular even if many years have passed since it first hit the scene. You can also pick up some stylish new duds inspired by Mario, Luigi, Wario, and Princess Peach.
A Stanford University study showed that fatal accidents increased on the Monday following the switch to daylight saving time. Meanwhile, the first 7 p.m. sunset wouldn't happen until May 1 (as opposed to early March, when we " spring forward ").
Russian ex-spy, daughter still critical
In an update to parliament yesterday, Rudd said that the individuals remain unconscious and "in a critical but stable condition". DS Bailey attended the bench where the pair, aged 66 and 33, were slumped and later reportedly went to Mr Skripal's house.
Florida club shut down after woman rides horse on dance floor
A FURIOUS horse threw a scantily-clad dancer off its back as she attempted to ride it around the dance floor of a nightclub. It only took the investigation a few hours to determine the severity of the incident and the club had it's license revoked.
Ireland win the 6 Nations after England lose to France
Scotland scrum-half Greig Laidlaw rued the lapses which gifted Ireland "two easy tries, and maybe another couple as well". A Grand Slam will still be on the cards for Ireland regardless when they head to Twickenham and meet England on St.
Warriors star out for two-game trip at least
With Curry on the bench, Golden State has been 8.8 points per 100 possessions worse than it is with him on the court. Warriors guard Quinn Cook also went only 1-of-6 from the field in 21 minutes. "We've got to be careful with it".