1. Freshman Guard D'Angelo Russell Looks the Part of Buckeyes' Leading Man

    COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio State coach Thad Matta didn't have to tell freshman guard D'Angelo Russell that he needed to be better. A simple gesture was all it took...

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  2. Calipari and the 100-Lb Coat

    LEXINGTON – You can usually tell when Kentucky coach John Calipari is in a good mood, and on Sunday night, after his team throttled overmatched Montana State, 86-28, he was in a good mood...

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  3. WVU Upsets No. 17 UConn in Puerto Rico

    SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico -- Juwan Staten had 23 points and West Virginia held off several second-half runs to beat No. 17 Connecticut 78-68 in the championship game of the Puerto Rico Tip-Off...

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  4. Wisconsin Basketball: Keys for the Badgers at 2014 Battle 4 Atlantis

    If Wisconsin wants to be a legitimate national title contender, a strong performance at the Battle 4 Atlantis would go a long way. The Badgers have started the year as well as possible with four wins in four games, each by at least 20-point margins...

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  5. UNC Basketball: Keys for the Tar Heels at 2014 Battle 4 Atlantis

    North Carolina has landed in the Bahamas for a huge week of basketball, as it will spend Thanksgiving tangling with some of the best teams in the country in the Battle 4 Atlantis tournament in Nassau...

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  6. Russell Has 32 to Lead No. 20 Ohio State, 106-48

    COLUMBUS, Ohio -- D'Angelo Russell scored 32 points and Shannon Scott set a school record with 16 assists to lead 20th-ranked Ohio State to a 106-48 win against overmatched Sacred Heart on Sunday night...

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  7. 3 Things We Learned from OSU's 106-48 Win

    In their first-ever matchup with Sacred Heart, Ohio State dominated from start to finish. Amir Williams sat out with a sore knee, allowing Trey McDonald and Anthony Lee to log extra minutes down low...

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  8. Syracuse Coach Jim Boeheim on Offense: 'We Need Time to Get Better'

    New York — Jim Boeheim's Syracuse basketball team had just defeated Iowa, 66-63, in what amounted to an offensive explosion for the Orange...

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  9. UConn Suspends 4 Prior to Puerto Rico Title Game

    SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Connecticut has suspended four players in advance of its matchup with West Virginia in the championship game of the Puerto Rico Tip-Off...

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  10. No. 1 Kentucky Pummels Montana State 86-28

    Devin Booker scored a career-best 18 points, Aaron Harrison added 14 and No. 1 Kentucky held Montana State scoreless for several stretches Sunday night to race to an 86-28 victory...

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  11. Coach K Says Tanking Is 'Stupid,' but His Players Sure Seem Worth Tanking for

    Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski had just finished praising his potential one-and-done players Jahlil Okafor, Justise Winslow and Tyus Jones when he climbed down off the podium at Barclays Center and told me tanking for star players like them is “stupid...

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  12. Bob Baptist on Twitter

    Amir Williams will not play tonight as a precaution because of a sore right knee, per a #Buckeyes spokesman...

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  13. No. 19 Oklahoma Bounces Back from Creighton Loss

    NORMAN, Okla. -- Isaiah Cousins scored 20 points to help No. 19 Oklahoma rebound from its first loss of the season by beating Northwestern State 90-68 on Sunday...

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  14. Five Takeaways from UMass Basketball's Win over Florida State

    The University of Massachusetts basketball team held off Florida State late Sunday, claiming a 75-69 win to get back on track after Saturday's loss to Notre Dame...

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  15. Which Teams Should Consider Coordinator Changes?

    Head-coaching changes are on the way, certainly at Florida and likely at Michigan, but do not overlook key coordinator moves potentially on the horizon...

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  16. 2014 Maui Invitational: Preview and Prediction for Early-Season Showdowns

    The first tip of the Maui Invitational went airborne in the Orwellian year of 1984 , when it was won by the Providence Friars. This year's field boasts just one winner of this event—Arizona—and it hasn't won the tournament since 2000...

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  17. UMass Upends Florida State 75-69

    Jabari Hinds and Trey Davis combined to hit 5 of 6 free throws in the final 29.4 seconds Sunday as Massachusetts held on for a 75-69 victory over Florida State in the Hall of Fame Tip-Off Classic...

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  18. Five Takeaways from Indiana's Win over Lamar

    It wasn't the decisive win that was expected, but Indiana moved to 4-0 with a 85-72 win over Lamar on Saturday night in Assembly Hall...

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  19. Hall of Fame Tip-Off 2014: TV Schedule, Live Stream and Updated Predictions

    The 2014 Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame Tip-Off isn ’t a March Madness-type of tournament, and it doesn ’t pretend to be...

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  20. Duke Already Proving It's Much More Than Just the Jahlil Okafor Show

    The thing that Duke was missing last year was a true rim protector on defense and a low-post scorer on offense. Jahlil Okafor has brought both of those things to the table, and he's made Duke a much more complete team than a year ago...

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  21. Full Highlights from Duke vs. Stanford

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  22. Recap: Wisconsin 78, Boise State 54

    No. 4 Wisconsin 78, Boise State 54: Frank Kaminsky scored 26 points on 11-of-13 shooting and also blocked four shots as the host Badgers rolled past the Broncos.Nigel Hayes added 15 points for Wisconsin (4-0), which shot 55...

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  23. Indiana's Devin Davis in Attendance for Team's Win over Lamar (VIDEO)

    Indiana moved to 4-0 Saturday night with an 85-72 win over Lamar in Bloomington, but there was another important piece of news to be mindful of...

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  24. Rhode Island Upsets No. 21 Nebraska

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  25. Duke vs. Stanford: Score, Twitter Reaction from Coaches vs. Cancer Classic 2014

    The fourth-ranked Duke Blue Devils lived up to their gaudy early-season standing on Saturday, as they defeated Stanford 70-59 in the Coaches vs. Cancer Classic championship at Barclays Center in Brooklyn...

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