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  1. ACC aiming to snap Final Four droughtRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | O-R Online

    Pitt coach Jamie Dixon answers a question at the ACC basketball media day in Charlotte, N.C., Wednesday.

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  2. Miami's James Ennis posterizes Washington's Rasual ButlerRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Sporting News

    The Heat roster is significantly different than last year, but the fact appears to remain the same: A guy named James will dunk all over you. But instead of LeBron James, it's James Ennis, a second-year player out of Long Beach State.

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  3. Clemson Picked 11th In The ACCRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | WTOL-TV Toledo

    Duke will enter the 2014-15 season as the Atlantic Coast Conference favorite, according to a vote of media in attendance at the league's annual "Operation Basketball." The Blue Devils, who return guards Quinn Cook and Rasheed Sulaimon, along with starting forward Amile Jefferson from last year's team that finished 26-9 and tied for third place in the final ACC regular-season standings, received 41 of 65 first-place votes in Wednesday's preseason poll.

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  4. Duke basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski.Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | WTOL-TV Toledo

    The Duke Blue Devils were voted No. 1 in the Atlantic Coast Conference by members of the media at Wednesday's "Operation Basketball" in Charlotte.

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  5. ACC Notebook: Mannings' message centers on work ethicRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Florida Times-Union

    Duke coach David Cutcliffe coached Peyton Manning at Tennessee and Eli Manning at Ole Miss. He saw first-hand their size, talent, arm strength and knowledge of the game.

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  6. Zach Lofton dismissed from the GophersRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    This is Amelia Rayno's third season on the Gophers men's basketball beat. She learned college basketball in North Carolina , where fanhood is not an option.

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    13 hrs ago | Connecticut Post

    To the uninitiated, or at least those entering the tent of NCAA scrutiny for the first time, UConn men's basketball coach Kevin Ollie is one part traveling preacher, one part Tony Robbins. Give him an audience -- players, recruits, alumni, fans -- and Ollie will talk and gesture and smile.

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  8. Hornets Kidd-Gilchrist, Zeller extend stays by a seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Charlotte Observer

    A day after signing Kemba Walker to four more years in Charlotte, the Hornets locked up Michael Kidd-Gilchrist and Cody Zeller for another year before the newly branded Hornets tipped off the 2014-15 season. The Hornets exercised their fourth-year option on Kidd-Gilchrist and their third-year option on Zeller just before their 108-106 overtime win Wednesday night against Milwaukee, meaning both players will be in Charlotte next season.

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  9. San Diego State Basketball: Injury will make Zylan Cheatham's road to prominence a long oneRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Mountain West Connection

    The San Diego State Aztecs will have to wait for the debut of one of their four exciting young freshman. Zylan Cheatham, SDSU's third-highest rated prospect according to ESPN, suffered a broken bone in his foot which should keep him out at least until around January 1. The four-star recruit out of South Mountain High School in Phoenix, Arizona, is part of one of the finest recruiting class in SDSU's history and should bring needed depth to an already strong starting squad heading in to the season.

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  10. Here come the Brown and White Wrestle-offsRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | The Morning Call

    Lehigh University's wrestling team returns three All-Americans, but none of them are expected to be competing 7 p.m. today when the Mountain Hawks host the annual preseason Brown and White wrestle-offs at Grace Hall. Junior Mason Beckman, sixth at 133 at nationals last season, has been invited to Saturday's NWCA All-Star Classic at the University of Pennsylvania's Palestra against fourth-place finisher A.J. Schopp of Edinboro in a rematch of last year's 133-pound bout at the Classic.

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  11. From Blacksburg to Louisville, Harrell's college journey has been charmedRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Growing up in Tarboro, N.C., Montrezl Harrell was like a lot of other Tobacco Road-raised basketball-loving kids, dreaming of one day donning a sky blue uniform at the University of North Carolina. As Harrell started to develop some game of his own, he discovered his own college basketball journey likely would lead him to Blacksburg instead of Chapel Hill, but even the southwest Virginia path to the Atlantic Coast Conference ended up being a dead end.

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  12. Golden Gophers dismiss junior guard LoftonRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | ESPN.com

    Per a Wednesday release from the school, junior Zach Lofton , a transfer from Illinois State, was dismissed by the program for "failing to meet the expectations and obligations of the team." He was slated to sit out in 2014-15 due to NCAA transfer rules.

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  13. Bench depth could be an issue for the UCLA men's basketball teamRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    Guard Norman Powell, left, and his UCLA teammates go through a dribbling drill during a practice on media day earlier this month. Guard Norman Powell, left, and his UCLA teammates go through a dribbling drill during a practice on media day earlier this month.

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  14. Profiles in Terpage: Evan SmotryczRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Testudo Times

    Stats: Averaged 11.0 points and 6.0 rebounds per game for the Terps last year. Two seasons ago he sat out after transferring from the University of Michigan.

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  15. #2 Maryland wins Battle of the Beltway, dominates American 8-1Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Testudo Times

    Terrapins are not normally confused as being a danger to birds of prey but it would have been tough to tell on Wednesday night as Maryland overwhelmed the American Eagles in their annual Battle of the Beltway. Maryland had their annual Pink Game against American University on Wednesday night in College Park to help raise money and awareness for breast cancer.

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  16. Long Beach State, head coach Dan Monson agree to contract extensionRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | MSNBC

    Prior to last season's 15-17 record, Dan Monson had experienced just one losing season during his time at Long Beach State, with that being his first campaign in 2007-08. The 49ers have become well-known for the grueling non-conference schedules they play annually, with those challenges helping to prepare Monson's teams for Big West play.

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  17. Notre Dame Picked Seveth In ACC, Grant On Preseason TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | WANE-TV Fort Wayne

    Armed with a talented freshman class, Duke is the preseason favorite to win the Atlantic Coast Conference. Mike Krzyzewski's Blue Devils received 41 of 65 first-place votes from media members at Wednesday's league media day, outdistancing North Carolina, ACC newcomer Louisville and reigning champion Virginia atop the standings.

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  18. ACC Media Day 2014: Louisville Picked To Finish 3rd In League DebutRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Card Chronicle

    While most ACC previews this offseason have had Louisville slotted behind only Duke in their predicted order of finish, the members of the league's media apparently aren't quite as sold on the conference's newest team. U of L is third in the ACC's preseason media poll, trailing both the Blue Devils and their arch-rivals from North Carolina.

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  19. Former Chester basketball coach Fred Pickett diesRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Philly.com

    In charge of the Clippers from 1995 to 2008, Pickett compiled a record of 331-80 , earned eight PIAA District 1 Class AAAA championships, and won three state titles. Pickett was a lifelong resident of Chester.

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  20. Size, range, balance mark resurgent Tar HeelsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | HeraldSun.com

    Two seasons ago, North Carolina had so little frontcourt depth that coach Roy Williams wound up with a four-guard starting lineup. Last season, the perimeter was so thin due to NCAA eligibility issues with shooters P.J. Hairston and Leslie McDonald that the Tar Heels ranked 340th in 3-pointers made out of 347 teams.

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