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  1. 3 scenarios for Maryland basketball's starting lineup without Evan SmotryczRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Testudo Times

    With the senior forward out for 4-6 weeks with a fracture in his foot, who will take his spot in the starting lineup to start the season? When it was announced Sunday evening that senior forward Evan Smotrycz's injury, which was suffered Friday during practice, ended up being a fracture in the fifth metatarsal of his foot, the focus immediately turned to how his 4-6 week absence would impact the start of the season for the Terps. That time frame would keep Smotrycz out through around the end of November, meaning he'd miss around nine games, including the CBE Hall of Fame Classic.

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  2. Thoughts from Pitt basketball's second Blue/Gold scrimmageRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Cardiac Hill

    The Pittsburgh Panthers were on display for the second time at the Maggie Dixon Heart Fair and Blue/Gold Scrimmage. Pitt continued its undefeated start against itself with the second intrasquad scrimmage of the preseason on Sunday at the Peterson Events Center.

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  3. Lobos coach cuts infamous locks to support player's mother's breast cancer battleRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Sporting News

    As thousands of fans gathered at The Pit to support head coach Craig Neal and his squad, he convened on the Lobos' court to show his support for senior point guard Hugh Greenwood and his mother, who is in the midst of battling breast cancer. Neal, who has long been defined by his flowing, messy silver locks, is bald now after opting to get his hair sheared off on the court at Friday night's event.

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  4. Big East Breakdown: #10 DePaul Blue DemonsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Casual Hoya

    Key Losses: Brandon Young PG 16.3pts, Cleveland Melvin PF 16.7pts, Sandi Marcicus C 4.8pts, Charles McKinney 3.9pts Key Returnees: Billy Garrett Jr. SoPG12.4pts, Tommy Hamilton IV So C 7.7pts, Durrell McDonald Jr G 5.4pts, RJ Curington So SG 4.1pts, Jamee Crockett DePaul has finished last in the Big East for 6 straight seasons. The last season DePaul didn't finish last was in 2008 when the Blue Demons finished T-12th with 6 BE wins - which is more than they accrued in the next 4 years combined.

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  5. McDermott soaking in everything from friend, mentorRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | KETV-TV

    THEY ARE THE TWO OF THE BEST BASKETBALL PLAYERS EVER TO WEAR A CREIGHTON UNIFORM... AND THURSDAY NIGHT IN CHICAGO... WHEN THE BULLS WAS THE FIRST TIME DOUG MCDERMOTT HAD EVER PLAYED aAGAINSTa KYLE KORVER IN A HIS 12TH SEASON IN THE NBA... MCDERMOTT... HIS FIRST ... AND AS ANDY KENDEIGH REPORTS... THE ROOKIE IS SOAKING AND MENTOR.

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  6. North Carolina Edges Georgia Tech 48-43Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBS Local

    North Carolina's season looked sunk after a four-game losing streak marred by penalties, bad defense and inconsistent offense. T.J. Logan scored on a 2-yard run with 11 seconds left to help North Carolina rally past Georgia Tech 48-43 on Saturday night, earning a wild win that gave UNC its first Atlantic Coast Conference victory.

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  7. Philadelphia 76ers 2014-15 Season Preview: Roster Breakdown, Record PredictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BleacherReport

    Following a predictably futile 2013-14 season, the Philadelphia 76ers are primed to endure another year littered with losses and minor developmental progress, especially now that they are completely devoid of veteran Last October, four of the Sixers' five opening-day starters had at least three years of professional experience. This year, not one can make that claim.

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  8. First practice gives a previewRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | The Star Press

    Ball State basketball opens practice Team ready to integrate seven new faces into squad's fabric Check out this story on thestarpress.com: http://tspne.ws/1x8bTmU The opening moment in Ball State's official preparation for the 2014-15 men's basketball team started with something relatively mundane. It went fast, but that was the scene Friday afternoon on the court at Worthen Arena.

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  9. New Mexico Basketball Preview: Can the Lobos make it back to the NCAA tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Mountain West Connection

    To most New Mexico fans Craig Neal's first season as the head coach of the Lobos was a disappointment. Even with a 27-7 record which is the most by a first year head coach, the Lobos fell short of preseason expectations.

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  10. San Diego State Basketball season preview: Aztecs enter most important season in SDSU historyRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Mountain West Connection

    "The Aztecs have programmatic momentum unlike any time in their school's history. Another 34-3 season may not be on the way, but a long-term stay in the national college hoops conversation -- even without all the stars from last year's team -- is starting to seem more likely than ever."

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  11. 2014-2015 Season Preview: Weber State won't lack for challengers in Big SkyRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | MSNBC

    Beginning on October 3rd and running up until November 14th, the first day of the season, College Basketball Talk will be unveiling the 2014-2015 NBCSports.com college hoops preview package. The favorite to win the Big Sky 2014-2015 won't come as a surprise, despite the fact that the program in question lost five seniors from last season's NCAA tournament team.

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  12. Impact Of Evan Smotrycz's InjuryRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Terrapin Station MD

    Jan 15, 2014; College Park, MD, USA; Notre Dame Fighting Irish forward Zach Auguste defends Maryland Terrapins forward Evan Smotrycz at Comcast Center. Mandatory Credit: Mitch Stringer-USA TODAY Sports Coming into the 2014-2015 season, Maryland's frontcourt was already being stretched thin with departures of big men Charles Mitchell and Shaquille Cleare.

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  13. Connecticut Huskies Celebrate Start of the Basketball Season on First NightRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Double G Sports

    Senior captain Ryan Boatright pumps up the crowd as the University of Connecticut Huskies men's and women's basketball programs kick off the start of their basketball seasons at First Night in Gampel Pavilion. Photo Credit: Hayley Tafuro First Night, a long-standing tradition for the university, was held at Gampel Pavilion on Friday night featuring a huge amount of support from students, fans, and of course, former Huskies who helped create a very special ceremony in honor of each national championship the program has won.

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  14. 2014 MAC Basketball Top 25: #22 G Derek Jackson, Kent State Golden FlashesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Hustle Belt

    Every day from now until the beginning of the season we'll be counting down the top 25 players in the MAC for the upcoming season. Next up is #22 Derek Jackson from Kent State.

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  15. Mastodons hungry to reach NCAA tourneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Fort Wayne News-Sentinel

    That's the message sent by Summit League men's basketball coaches, sports information directors and media who tabbed IPFW as the conference's preseason favorite. The Mastodons lost coach Tony Jasick to Jacksonville University and Luis Jacobo's 15 points per game to graduation.

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  16. After three-year wait, Travis Trice ready to take his spot as...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MLive.com

    After three seasons of biding his time and battling injuries as a reserve behind Keith Appling, the senior point guard is ready to take on the starting role this season for Michigan State. "It makes it worth it, really, having this feeling right now," Trice said last week at Big Ten basketball media day.

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  17. Alex Kirk continues to improve as he fights for a roster spot with the Cleveland CavaliersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Cleveland.com

    Cleveland Cavaliers' Alex Kirk dunks during the fourth quarter of an NBA preseason basketball game against the Milwaukee Bucks on Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014, in Cleveland. The Cavaliers defeated the Bucks 106-100.

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  18. Close shave for Neal at Lobo HowlRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Daily Lobo

    Walking around campus this past year and a half, students may have noticed something a little different about senior guard Hugh Greenwood. He said he grew the long locks because his mother was diagnosed with breast cancer more than 18 months ago.

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  19. Top Five Kentucky basketball players during the John Calipari eraRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Isportsweb.com

    Kentucky basketball has a long and storied tradition. There have been many great players that have come through the program and shined.

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  20. Duke volleyball's 10-game winning streak snapped by No. 11 Tar...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Chronicle

    Two days after sweeping Virginia and winning their 10th-straight game, No. 21 Duke could not protect their undefeated home record at Cameron Indoor Stadium, as it fell to rival No.

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