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Little Caesars offering free pizza today after losing March Madness bet

Little Caesars lost a March Madness bet, so now a free lunch is in order.

Wagner, Michigan end Loyola’s run 69-57 in Final Four

Staring down a 10-point deficit against an underdog that seemed nothing short of blessed during the madness of March, Moe Wagner and Michigan clamped down on Loyola-Chicago and ended one of the most memorable NCAA Tournament runs ever.

Newman leads Kansas past Duke 85-81 in OT for Final Four bid

Malik Newman and top-seeded Kansas got past their Elite Eight road block on Sunday, knocking off second-seeded Duke 85-81 in overtime in a thrilling Midwest Region finale that clinched the Jayhawks' first trip to the Final Four since 2012.

Final Four bound: No. 11 Loyola beats Kansas State 78-62

This improbable NCAA Tournament just took its craziest turn yet.

Kansas brings sanity back to March in 80-76 win over Clemson

Top-seeded Kansas brought at least a temporary halt to the insanity this March, withstanding a wild comeback from fifth-seeded Clemson for a too-close-for-comfort, 80-76 victory on Friday.

Mississippi State routs NC State 71-57 to reach Elite 8

North Carolina State tried to push Teaira McCowan off the block, then tried double-teaming the Mississippi State star, before ultimately trying to deny her the ball altogether.

Special athletes get court time with UNCW basketball team

March Madness met the Special Olympics today at UNCW as hundreds of athletes perfected their game with the help of some seahawk experts.

Local connections still alive in NCAA Tournament

While the UNCW Seahawks weren't in the mix this year and only one North Carolina school remains in the fray, we still have some connections to the Sweet 16 here in Southeastern North Carolina.

Defending champ North Carolina opens up, tops Lipscomb 84-66

Kenny Williams was a bit player in North Carolina's run to the national title game in 2016, then watched last season from the sideline due to a knee injury as the Tar Heels won a sixth NCAA championship without him.

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McCrae Dowless pleads guilty to benefit fraud

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Senate budget uses NC revenue boon on more tax cuts, capital

The bill puts much of that extra money in a savings reserve and an infrastructure construction fund, and makes deeper tax cuts than Republicans originally pitched.