Final Four

The Swarthmore College men's basketball team celebrates after reaching the NCAA Division III Final Four.
Courtesy of Swarthmore College Athletics
Matt Leon
March 12, 2019 - 4:12 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — For the first time in program history, the Swarthmore College men's basketball team is getting ready to play in the NCAA Division III Final Four. The 28-3 Garnet will take on Christopher Newport University in the national semifinals on Friday night at 6:00 p.m. in...
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In this Nov. 27, 2018, file photo, Loyola of Chicago's Sister Jean shows off the NCAA Final Four ring she received before an NCAA college basketball game between Loyola of Chicago and Nevada in Chicago.
Matt Marton/AP Photo, File
December 25, 2018 - 12:57 pm
By Jim Litke, AP Sports Writer Sports contributed plenty of the same old agita this year — bad bets, empty boasts, taunts, tiffs and scuffles, plus the occasional riot — but its fair share of wry smiles, too. There were courageous losers, random acts of kindness and a handful of wins handled with...
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Villanova Fans
Photo credit: Dan Wing
Dan Wing
March 30, 2018 - 2:36 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW NEWSRADIO) -- Hundreds of Villanova students boarded buses and headed to the airport Friday afternoon, as Nova Nation makes it's way to San Antonio to hopefully cheer the Wildcats on to a win over Kansas in the Final Four Saturday. Three-hundred students packed onto the buses...
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Villanova Merchandise
Photo credit: Paul Kurtz
Paul Kurtz
March 28, 2018 - 9:24 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW NEWSRADIO) — The campus bookstore at Villanova is doing big business these days as Wildcats fans snap up Final Four merchandise. Dana Palmisano window shopped as her friend Lexi Scheib combed through the racks. “I’m thinking of buying a jersey,” Scheib said. “I’m not buying...
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