1. UNC and Duke Dominate the 2000's Consensus All-America All Decade Team

    The beginning of the 2009-10 College Basketball season marks the start of a new decade in College Basketball. As some things change, others stay the same. In the 1990's Duke and North Carolina were the programs of the decade...

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  2. Arizona Hoping To Make the Final Month Memorable

    With three regular season games remaining, the Arizona Wildcats have a chance to make this the most memorable season in school history. The goal remains simple, win out and secure the school's first trip to the Rose Bowl...

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  3. ESPN Gameday To Make First Appearance in Tucson

    Arizona Football has finally arrived.  ESPN College Gameday is making its first trip to Tucson for the biggest game of the 2009 Pac-Ten season.  The arrival of ESPN's College Game Day is a testament to Arizona's success this season...

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  4. Chargers Win Rivers-Manning Trade And Game Vs. Giants

    When the Chargers had the first selection in the 2004 NFL Draft, the consensus number one pick was Eli Manning. At the time, Manning stated his preference to not play in San Diego...

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  5. Walter Payton Remembered Ten Years After His Death

    It has been 10 mostly trying years for the franchise Sweetness called home since his death on Nov. 1, 1999. Payton remains the most revered Bear even 10 years after his passing...

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  6. Five Reasons To Be Cautious About The Chargers Returning To the NFL's Elite

    1) The Schedule After playing the Raiders this weekend, the Chargers travel to New York to play the Giants, host the Eagles and then play at the Broncos...

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  7. Chicagons Split After Olympic Bid Goes To Rio

    At its heart and soul, Chicago is a city fueled by sports and politics.  In the neighborhood bars in the City and Suburbs, the talk will most likely center around one of those two...

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  8. Rose Has Historical Game One Performance Against Celtics

    Derrick Rose was anointed the savior of the Chicago Bulls from the moment he was drafted last year. Rose has been a success at every level he has competed at...

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  9. A Look Back at How the NBA's Age Limit Will Impact College Basketball

    This is a look back at an article I wrote on my blog page on FoxSports.com in May of 2006. This was on the eve of how the rule changing the NBA draft eligible age to 19...

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  10. Arizona Point Guard Wise Enters NBA Draft

    Arizona junior point guard Nic Wise became the third member of Arizona's big three to enter his name into the NBA Draft today. Unlike teammates Chase Budinger and Jordan Hill, Wise will not sign with an agent...

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  11. Solomon Hill Re-Commits to Arizona

    After Rivals.com broke the story earlier in the week, it can now be confirmed that Hill has re-committed to Arizona...

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  12. Miller Lands First Big Recruit at Arizona

    Sean Miller has waisted no time in making an impact at Arizona. Miller and Assistant Coach James Whitford had been recruiting 6'11" center Kyryl Natyazhko from IMG Academy while at Xavier...

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  13. Diamondbacks Awarded 2011 All Star Game

    The midsummer classic will be coming to the Valley of the Sun for the first time in 2011. With Bud Selig in attendance, Diamondbacks play by play man Daron Sutton made the announcement aired on the MLB network Saturday...

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  14. Sean Miller Adds Two Xavier Assistants to His Arizona Staff

    Sean Miller has not wasted any time in getting his staff together at Arizona. Emmanuel "Book" Richardson and James Whitford will move west to join Miller on his Arizona staff; both men served as part of Miller's Staff at Xavier...

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  15. College Basketball's Pivotal Seniors in 2009

    In this era of college basketball its rare for a star player to see through his four years of eligibility. In 2008 the marque teams were led by freshman. Derrick Rose took Memphis to the title game for the first time since 1973...

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  16. Miller and Livengood Discuss Arizona's Future

    The five month long wait for Lute Olson's permanent successor ended Tuesday when Sean Miller was formally given the keys to the Arizona Basketball program...

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  17. Arizona's Budinger Declares For NBA Draft

    The Sporting News is reporting that Arizona junior forward Chase Budinger will announce he that will declare for the NBA Draft and not return for his senior season...

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  18. Miller Tries to Salvage Recruiting Class For Arizona

    The announcement of Sean Miller as head coach at Arizona might pay immediate dividends for Arizona. Patrick Finley is reporting in the Arizona Daily Star that former Wildcat verbal commitment Solomon Hill is reconsidering Arizona...

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  19. Michael Jordan Leads Hall Class of 2009

    The 2009 NBA Hall of Fame class was announced earlier today in Detroit. This class will be led by the greatest player of all time, Michael Jordan. Utah Jazz coach Jerry Sloan, former Jazz point guard John Stockton, woman's NCAA coach C...

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  20. Jay Cutler Reaches Out to Plaxico Burress

    According to a report by Zach Zaidman on the Score Sports Radio in Chicago, Plaxico Burress has been contacted by new Chicago Bears Quarterback Jay Cutler. Zaidman saw Burress at the Final Four in Detroit...

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  21. Miller to Be Introduced As Arizona's Next Head Coach

    After initially turning down the offer, Xavier's Sean Miller has reconsidered and will accept the Head Coaching position at the University of Arizona. Miller posted a 120-47 record in five years at Xavier...

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  22. Miller The Latest To Turn Down Arizona

    Sean Miller has become the latest high-profile coach to turn down Arizona. Miller was reportedly offered a seven year, $14 million contract to become the permanent successor to Lute Olson...

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  23. Users Guide to The Final Four

    The Super Bowl might be America's most viewed and popular sporting event. The Final Four is probably is most intriguing...

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  24. Tim Floyd Staying at USC

    After all the posturing and the reports that an announcement was imminent, it now appears that Tim Floyd is staying at USC. The talks seemed to stall earlier in the day as Memphis was also pursuing the Trojans Head Coach...

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  25. Jay Cutler Goes to Chicago Bears

    The Jay Cutler saga is finally over. According to multiple sources, the Broncos have agreed in principle to trade the disgruntled Quarterback to the Chicago Bears...

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