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AP Sports WriterNotre Dame on best run in its history, welcomes new facesBy TOM COYNESOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) Coach Mike Brey isn't discouraging Notre Dame players from trying to get past the NCAA Tournament regional finals after back-to-back appearances. He just knows how difficult it will be.The Irish...
AP Sports WriterVols need fifth-year senior Turner to emerge as team leaderBy STEVE MEGARGEEKNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) Tennessee's Lamonte' Turner embraces having the ball in his hands when his team must get a basket with time running down.Now the fifth-year senior finally gets his opportunity at being the Volunteers'...
No. 16 Virginia Tech, No. 23 Purdue in Charleston semisCHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) No. 16 Virginia Tech and No. 23 Purdue both go into Friday looking for berths in the Charleston Classic championship game.The Hokies and Boilermakers each had handy opening round wins and seek to advance in the...
AP Basketball WriterNo. 20 Baylor holds off VCU 71-63 in Battle 4 AtlantisBy AARON BEARDPARADISE ISLAND, Bahamas (AP) Baylor couldn't get Johnathan Motley going early, Manu Lecomte was fighting his shot and the 20th-ranked Bears found themselves trailing for one of the few times this season.Their response? Cut...
Georgia's Fox: Maten out indefinitely with sprained kneeATHENS, Ga. (AP) Yante Maten, Georgia's leading scorer, is out indefinitely with a sprained right knee.Bulldogs coach Mark Fox updated Maten's condition Sunday. Fox said he did not know when Maten could return, but it appeared surgery was not necessary and...
Associated PressNo. 21 Texas starts season short with injury, suspensionsBy MARK ROSNERAUSTIN, Texas (AP) Shaka Smart will start his second season as Texas coach a bit short-handed.Mareik Isom, a senior forward expected to be an important reserve, will miss a few weeks after undergoing arthroscopic surgery for a...
Wake Forest adds Rice transfer Miles Lester to hoop programWINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) Wake Forest has added Rice transfer Miles Lester to its men's basketball program.Coach Danny Manning announced the addition of Lester and freshman Blake Buchanan as preferred walk-ons on Monday.Lester averaged 3.1 points and 1.6 assists in...
Clemons scores 32 to lead Campbell over SC-Upstate 82-66BUIES CREEK, N.C. (AP) Chris Clemons had 32 points as Campbell beat South Carolina Upstate 82-66 on Saturday.Clemons made 12 of 14 foul shots.Ja'Cor Nelson had 18 points for Campbell (14-10, 7-3 Big South Conference). Andrew Eudy added seven assists.Malik...
Associated PressEx-USC coach Tony Bland pleads guilty in corruption caseBy LARRY NEUMEISTERNEW YORK (AP) Former University of Southern California assistant basketball coach Tony Bland pleaded guilty Wednesday to conspiracy to commit bribery, admitting to accepting $4,100 in cash to steer players at the school to certain financial advisers...
AP Basketball WriterArizona's Miller out against Oregon following wiretap reportBy JOHN MARSHALLArizona's Sean Miller will not coach against Oregon Saturday night, a day after ESPN reported through anonymous sources that he was heard on an FBI wiretap discussing a $100,000 payment to current Wildcats freshman Deandre Ayton.The school said...
Wake Forest's Doral Moore to skip senior season, turn proWINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) Wake Forest center Doral Moore says he will skip his senior season and turn pro.Moore announced his decision Tuesday through the school, thanking coach Danny Manning and the staff for ''preparing me to take this step.''The...
UCLA guard Jaylen Hands to forgo NBA draft, return to schoolLOS ANGELES (AP) UCLA guard Jaylen Hands has withdrawn his name from the NBA draft and will return to school for his sophomore season.Hands joins guard Kris Wilkes in deciding to forgo the pro ranks to play a...

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