College basketball

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June 04, 2019 - 2:00 pm
The Big Ten is set to name Minnesota Vikings chief operating officer Kevin Warren as its new commissioner in a press conference Tuesday morning, sources told the Mully & Haugh Show. Warren, 55, has been with the Vikings for 20 years and in the position of chief operating officer since 2015. He...
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Juwan Howard stands on the sidelines as an assistant coach with the Miami Heat.
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May 30, 2019 - 4:05 pm
By John Healy There was no hiding the emotions for Juwan Howard as he was officially introduced as the new head coach at the University of Michigan on Thursday. The former NBA player and member of Michigan's "Fab Five" teams in the early 1990s was back at his alma mater in Ann Arbor, and as he...
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Assistant coach Juwan Howard of the Miami Heat on the bench on opening night against the Orlando Magic on October 26, 2016 at Amway Center in Orlando, Florida.
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May 22, 2019 - 3:13 pm
Juwan Howard is coming home to Michigan. He agreed on Wednesday to a five-year deal with his alma mater to be the head coach of the men's basketball team, per Jeff Goodman. Juwan Howard has agreed to a 5-year deal to become the Michigan head coach, source told @Stadium . -- Jeff Goodman (@...
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Trendon Watford
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Seth Dunlap
May 20, 2019 - 10:32 pm
It's not all doom-and-gloom for LSU basketball. The Tigers received a much needed boost to their 2019 recruiting class with the commitment from five-star forward Trendon Watford on Monday. Watford, the No. 17 ranked recruit in the country according to 247Sports, chose to play at LSU over Memphis,...
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Zion Williamson of Duke lets out a yell on the court during the 2018-19 season.
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May 15, 2019 - 1:46 pm
( 97.1 The Ticket ) When the New Orleans Pelicans won the NBA Draft Lottery on Tuesday night, it appeared presumptive No. 1 pick Zion Williamson expressed a bit of disappointment. One report said Williamson wanted to go to the New York Knicks . If Williamson doesn't want to play in New Orleans, he...
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May 13, 2019 - 9:58 am
( 92.3 The Fan ) The Cleveland Cavaliers have their next head coach. Former Michigan head coach John Beilein has agreed to a five-year deal to become head coach of the Cavaliers, according to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski. Talks escalated over the weekend, with a deal reached on Sunday, league sources...
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Seth Dunlap
May 02, 2019 - 8:02 pm
Throughout Thursday afternoon and evening I was visiting with different groups of friends and LSU fans talking life and sports. When the topic turned to LSU, the subject quickly shifted to the Will Wade saga and the cloud that currently looms over the basketball program. Full disclosure: most of...
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Seth Dunlap
April 11, 2019 - 7:35 pm
Add two more names to the list of LSU Tigers who have declared for the NBA Draft. Freshmen Javonte Smart and Emmitt Williams announced their declarations on Thursday, joining freshman Naz Reid, sophomore Tremont Waters, and junior Skylar Mays as Tigers' underclassmen to throw their name in a...
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Virginia head coach Tony Bennett celebrates with fans after the championship game against Texas Tech in the Final Four NCAA college basketball tournament, Monday, April 8, 2019, in Minneapolis. Virginia won 85-77 in overtime. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
April 09, 2019 - 2:19 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — It was an easy question to ask, even if the answer was tough to absorb. "Why?" It dogged Virginia for a year and three weeks — following the Cavaliers through sweat-soaked practices, hostile arenas up and down the East Coast, on talk radio and pundit-driven TV, and in their own,...
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Virginia's De'Andre Hunter (12) goes up for a basket during the first half in the championship of the Final Four NCAA college basketball tournament against Texas Tech, Monday, April 8, 2019, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)
April 08, 2019 - 11:16 pm
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Now that, Virginia, is the way to close out a season. Led by De'Andre Hunter and his NBA-ready game, the Cavaliers turned themselves into national champions Monday night, holding off tenacious, ferocious Texas Tech for an 85-77 overtime win — a scintillating victory that came 388...
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