NCAA Basketball

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May 02, 2019 - 2:17 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A former aspiring business manager for NBA players insisted Thursday that he never bribed college basketball coaches in exchange for their help in steering players on their rosters to him to sign up as clients. The denials came when Christian Dawkins was cross-examined as the only...
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March 14, 2019 - 2:17 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Xavier Snead scored 19 points, none bigger than a 3-pointer as the shot clock sounded in the final minute, and No. 15 Kansas State rallied from a slow start to beat TCU 70-61 on Thursday in the quarterfinals of the Big 12 Tournament. Barry Brown added 12 points, Kamau Stokes...
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AP Photo/Gerry Broome
November 05, 2018 - 4:15 pm
The 2017-18 college basketball season had everything a fan could want. Standout performances, a No. 1 seed finally falling in the first round of the NCAA Tournament and Villanova cutting down the nets for the second time in three seasons. Oh, and Sister Jean and Chicago-Loyola giving hope to...
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November 05, 2018 - 4:05 pm
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Indiana Hoosiers fans spent years envisioning Romeo Langford wearing a crimson-and-cream uniform and those familiar candy-striped warmup pants. They treated him like Damon Bailey, Jared Jeffries, Eric Gordon, Cody Zeller and Kevin "Yogi" Ferrell, searching recruiting boards...
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November 05, 2018 - 3:10 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Aaron McKie had player development duties in his first season as an assistant coach with the Philadelphia 76ers, which gave him a second-row spot on the bench based on the organizational seating chart. Just months removed from the end of a 13-year NBA career, McKie found it...
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October 24, 2018 - 2:33 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — An Adidas executive and two other insiders from the high-stakes world of college basketball recruiting were convicted Wednesday in a corruption case that prosecutors said exposed the underbelly of the sport. A federal jury in Manhattan found former Adidas executive James Gatto,...
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AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File
October 22, 2018 - 2:57 pm
NBA Commissioner Adam Silver wants more women throughout the league. He's getting his wish. In recent days, two significant moves were made, with Kristi Toliver being added to Washington's staff of assistant coaches, and Chasity Melvin getting hired as an assistant coach with Charlotte's G League...
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AP Photo/Gerry Broome
October 15, 2018 - 4:54 pm
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — One star-studded freshman class has left Duke for the NBA. Another has come in right behind them. A national title once again is a realistic goal for the latest crop of blue-chip Blue Devils who seem to fit into neatly defined roles. Tre Jones looks capable of running the show...
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