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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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DAN HURLEY LEAVES RHODE ISLAND MOVES ON TO UCONN

Kyle Newport writes after leading the Rhode Island Rams to the second round in the 2018 NCAA tournament, Dan Hurley has accepted the head-coaching job at the University of Connecticut. Jeff Borzello from ESPN writes David Padgett, who served as Louisville’s interim coach after Rick Pitino was fired, will not be retained as head coach. Neil Greenberg writes […]

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K-STATE-BUTLER-ARKANSAS-WVU-XAVIER-MICHIGAN STATE-NEVADA-AUBURN ADVANCE

Ninth-seeded Kansas State’s defense stymie Marcus Foster and No. 8 Creighton’s high-powered offense in a 69-59 wire-to-wire victory. 10th-seeded Butler Bulldogs pulled away again at the start of the second half, they stayed out in front, dispatching seventh-seeded Arkansas 79-62 in the NCAA Tournament’s East Region on Friday. Jevon Carter scored 21 points, had eight assists and six […]