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Dark cloud hangs over college hoops, in part because of mounting pressure

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 17:28:33 -0400

Not everyone cheats, of course. It's lazy to paint everyone with the same brush. But there clearly is mounting pressure on coaches.


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One voter in coaches poll didn't cast a ballot for teams caught up in hoops scandal

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 13:06:08 -0400

Bill Evans of Idaho State says he is not pointing fingers and might adjust his thinking as the season goes on. But he is making a statement for now.


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Outlooks for the Top 25 teams in the USA TODAY preseason college basketball poll

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 15:46:02 -0400

Want to get more information about the Top 25 of the preseason Amway Coaches Poll? Here are outlooks for each of the schools in the rankings.


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Five teams snubbed in the preseason college men's basketball coaches poll

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 13:09:00 -0400

Only 25 teams can make the top 25, meaning there are many, many left out. Some of them have good cases to be in.


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Rick Pitino on trustees: 'They're not the University of Louisville'

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 01:42:50 -0400

Former Louisville basketball coach Rick Pitino answered a variety of questions on ESPN in his first public interview since being fired.


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Big Ten expands conference basketball schedules next season

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 15:19:00 -0400

The Big Ten is increasing its conference schedule to 20 games in men's basketball and 18 in women's basketball, starting in the 2018-19 season


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Louisville names Greg Paulus as an assistant basketball coach on David Padgett's staff

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 17:42:56 -0400

Former Duke guard and Syracuse quarterback Greg Paulus was named to the Cards' staff on Thursday.


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CSU coach: NCAA tournament picks 'all about money'

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 20:36:23 -0400

Colorado State coach Larry Eustachy says that TV networks “are drawing the brackets up, not the people in the room.”


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NCAA grad transfer rule starts out as a positive but veers off course

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 19:04:34 -0400

The NCAA grad transfer rule was intended to give athletes a chance to pursue graduate studies at a place offering that program. It isn't working.


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Extra NCAA exhibition games will aid disaster relief

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 19:26:31 -0400

NCAA says at least two dozen D-I programs are taking advantage of waiver that allows teams to play an extra exhibition game if proceeds go to disaster relief.


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Rick Pitino received subpoena in college basketball fraud investigation

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 18:54:44 -0400

Former U of L men's basketball coach Rick Pitino received a subpoena from a grand jury in the U.S. District of New York, his lawyer confirmed.


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Major hoops recruit charged with sexual battery

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 11:43:35 -0400

Five-star forward Emmitt Williams charged with sexual battery


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Iowa coach Fran McCaffery on cheating in college basketball: 'I've turned programs in, and I'll continue to'

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 21:11:39 -0400

Iowa head coach Fran McCaffery actively helps police college basketball. He said the FBI's investigation could be a "game-changer."


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Former University of Louisville basketball coach Rick Pitino is suing Adidas in federal court

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 19:14:00 -0400

Former University of Louisville basketball coach Rick Pitino is taking the apparel company to federal court a day after it terminated his contract.


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Tom Jurich fired with cause by University of Louisville

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 20:15:34 -0400

The University of Louisville's longtime athletic director was dismissed Wednesday as the fallout from an FBI investigation expanded.


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Rick Pitino: I'll fight to defend my reputation

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 21:14:39 -0400

Highlights from former Louisville coach Rick Pitino's signed sworn affidavit.


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Indiana to add 5 basketball statues inside Assembly Hall

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 17:06:14 -0400

Indiana University is planning to add five statues to the Assembly Hall lobby to celebrate its basketball history



Johnson's arrival well-timed for reigning champion Tar Heels

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 18:11:59 -0400

Pittsburgh graduate transfer Cameron Johnson is focused on helping reigning national champion North Carolina fill a big hole on the wing


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Rick Pitino fired by University of Louisville athletics board amid recruiting scandal

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 20:22:45 -0400

University of Louisville and basketball coach Rick Pitino part ways following allegations that he took part in a "pay to play" scheme.


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NCAA has never seemed so impotent after decision on North Carolina academic scandal

Fri, 13 Oct 2017 14:19:41 -0400

The NCAA spent years and money investigating North Carolina for academic misconduct, and it turned out to a big waste with no punishment.


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Lawyer: Rick Pitino took a lie detector test and voluntarily met with FBI

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 19:56:14 -0400

Pitino was asked whether he participated in paying a player's family and if he knew payment was made


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Louisville interim coach Padgett adds Paulus as an assistant

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 18:50:47 -0400

Louisville interim coach David Padgett hires former Duke starter Greg Paulus as an second assistant coach


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Delany: 'Not shocked' by FBI investigation of college hoops

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 18:51:39 -0400

Big Ten Commissioner Jim Delany says he wasn't shocked by FBI investigation into college basketball because of the history of federal law enforcement intersecting with the sport


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Clemson adds experience with transfers Skara, Donnal

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 14:46:37 -0400

Clemson needed some experience down low this basketball season and is getting it with transfers David Skara and Mark Donnal



Preseason coaches poll: Top 10 teams in college basketball

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 13:02:37 -0400

College basketball is around the corner. Check out the top 10 teams in the country according to the USA TODAY Sports preseason coach poll.


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Georgia Tech, Georgia State to play exhibition on Oct. 28

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 12:40:45 -0400

Georgia Tech to play Georgia State in an exhibition game to raise funds for victims of hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria



Louisville trustees fire athletic director Tom Jurich

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 19:58:59 -0400

Louisville trustees have fired athletic director Tom Jurich, the school's second major official let go this week in the wake of its involvement in a national federal investigation of college basketball


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No talk of FBI probe, but Bruce Pearl keeps selling Auburn

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 19:42:38 -0400

Being involved in an ongoing FBI investigation limited what Auburn coach Bruce Pearl and his Tigers could say at Southeastern Conference basketball media day


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The Latest: Williams' return surprised Aggies' Kennedy

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 18:56:13 -0400

The Latest: Aggies' Kennedy 'a little surprised' Williams returned for sophomore year


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