NCAA BASKETBALL: Harvard snares tourney berth
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — Siyani Chambers scored 17 points and Harvard became the first team to clinch a berth in this year’s NCAA tournament, beating archrival Yale 70-58 to capture the Ivy League title for the third straight year.
• COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Suspended South Carolina coach Frank Martin apologized to fans for his harsh words aimed at Gamecocks point guard Duane Notice in the loss to No. 1 Florida this week.
Martin was suspended one game by athletic director Ray Tanner on Thursday. He already apologized to Notice and is not travelling with the team to its regular-season finale at Mississippi State today.
Associate head coach Matt Figger will coach the team in Starkville.
• SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (AP) — The UC Santa Barbara fan who went on the court and confronted Hawaii coach Gib Arnold during a game has been arrested.
UCSB athletic department spokesman Bill Mahoney said the man was arrested after the incident in the first half of Thursday night’s game, but provided no other details about the incident.