LSU hires Murray State's McMahon to take over for Wade
LSU is filling its men's basketball coaching vacancy with Murray State's Matt McMahon, the university announced Monday night. The hiring came two days after Murray State's season ended with a loss to Saint Peter's in the second round of the NCAA Tournament. McMahon, 43, has coached Murray State for seven seasons, during which the Ohio Valley Conference school located in Murray, Kentucky, has had two first-round victories in the NCAA Tournament.news.yahoo.com
Kansas earns No. 1 seed in Midwest Region; Auburn gets No. 2
Kansas earned a No. 1 seed for the 15th time on Sunday, second only to North Carolina for most in college hoops history, and will open the NCAA Tournament in the Midwest Region against the play-in winner between Texas Southern and Texas A&M-Corpus Christi in Fort Worth, Texas.