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LARRY BROWN CLOSE WITH MEMPHIS-KANSAS UCLA LAND RECRUITS

 The University of Memphis has offered Larry Brown a full-time position as a consultant on Penny Hardaway’s men’s basketball staff, according to a source with knowledge of the negotiations.  School officials are awaiting a final response from Brown. A bit of positive news for Kansas basketball on Wednesday might have gotten lost in the whirlwind […]

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BOBBY KNIGHT-JALEN BRUNSON MIKAL BRIDGES LEAVING VILLANOVA FOR THE NBA

It looked like a janitor’s closet. The inconspicuous gray door on the court level of Indiana University’s Assembly Hall easily concealed the office where the titan of college basketball watched game film and did some of his deepest thinking. By Heather Dinich, ESPN Senior Writer “The Last Days of Knight,” the latest installment in ESPN’s 30 […]

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NFL CHEERLEADERS COMPLAIN OF UNDER PAYED & SEXUAL HARASSMENT

By JULIET MACUR and JOHN BRANCH Cheerleaders for professional sports teams are often dancers with backgrounds in ballet, jazz, modern, hip-hop and tap. After beating out dozens of other dancers for the job, they have a chance to show off the athletic and dancing skills they have honed for years. Cheerleaders for the Carolina Panthers, known as the TopCats, […]

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KANSAS LATEST SWEPT UP IN BRIBERY SCANDEL-U OF WASHINGTON DROPS NIKE

  Kansas and North Carolina State are the latest schools to be swept up in a bribery scandal involving college basketball. A comprehensive breakdown of the teams, players, coaches and others implicated in the scandal engulfing college basketball. A rewritten federal indictment released Tuesday in New York alleges that an Adidas official paid parents of athletes willing […]

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COLLEGE BASKETBALL-KENTUCKY LANDS RECRUIT-MICHIGAN STATE ACCUSATIONS-SEAN MILLER CONTRACT

Kentucky Wildcats landed a commitment from five star prospect E.J. Montgomery on Monday. Montgomery, the top remaining power forward in the ESPN 100, chose the Wildcats over Duke, North Carolina and Vanderbilt. Here’s a look at what he’ll bring to Lexington. By Paul Biancardi Basketball Recruiting Should Jay Wright leave for the NBA? Yahoo Sports We continue our recruit and […]

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GIANTS McCUTCHEN WALK-OFF DODGERS-OHTANI HOMERS IN FIRST THREE GAMES FOR THE LOS ANGELES ANGELS

Down on the Farm: Beede throws one-hitter on Opening Day, could be headed to the bigs. By Dalton Johnson, NBC Sports BayArea   Saturday’s Scores New York Yankees 8, Baltimore Orioles 3 (box score) New York Mets 3,Washington Nationals 2 (box score) Boston Red Sox 10, Tampa Bay Rays 3 (box score) Detroit Tigers 6, Chicago White Sox 1 (box score) Seattle Mariners 11, Minnesota Twins 4 (box score) St. Louis […]