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  1. Former LSU forward Justin Hamilton waived by New Orleans PelicansRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | The Times-Picayune

    After the Pelicans acquired forward-center Justin Hamilton before last month's NBA trade deadline, he appeared to be excited about returning to the state where he played his college ball at LSU. But Hamilton, 7-0, 260 pounds, was waived on Tuesday by the Pelicans after not playing in six games since he was acquired from the Miami Heat before the Feb. 19 NBA trade deadline.

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  2. New Orleans Pelicans expected to extend 10-day contract to guard...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2013 | NOLA.com

    The Pelicans are expected to sign third-year shooting guard Elliot Williams to a 10-day contract and former LSU forward Justin Hamilton is expected to be waived, league sources confirmed on Tuesday. Williams, 25, a 6-foot-5, 190-pound shooting guard, who played five games with the Utah Jazz this season after he was extended two, 10-day contracts but was not signed for the remainder of the season.

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  3. Triple-double earns Tim Quarterman SEC Player of the Week honorsRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | The Advocate

    On the strength of his historic triple-double in Saturday's 73-63 victory over Ole Miss, LSU guard Tim Quarterman was named the Southeastern Conference Player of the Week on Monday. A 6-foot-6 sophomore, Quarterman became the third player in LSU men's basketball history to post a triple-double when he came through with 18 points, 10 rebounds and 10 assists in the huge win.

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  4. LsuLSU's Tim Quarterman earns SEC honorLSU's Tim Quarterman earns SEC ...Read the original story

    Monday | Daily World

    LSU's Tim Quarterman earns SEC honor LSU guard Tim Quarterman has been named SEC Player of the Week Check out this story on dailyworld.com: LSU men's basketball player Tim Quarterman was named the Southeastern Conference Player of the Week after his rare triple double Saturday in the Maravich Center against Ole Miss. It is the first POW from the SEC for an LSU player since Johnny O'Bryant III was named the player of the week on the first week of February 2014.

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  5. Beating Ole Miss gives LSU's NCAA hopes a nice shot in the arm with two games to goRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | NOLA.com

    LSU guard Tim Quarterman came up huge against Ole Miss on Saturday with a triple-double -- 18 points, 10 rebounds and 10 assists -- as the Tigers rallied for a 73-63 victory. The Rebels came in with healthy RPI and strength of schedule numbers, meaning a Tigers' victory would be a shot in the arm.

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  6. Late Night Snacks: N.C. State, Syracuse pull ACC upsets, Terps top...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | MSNBC

    Earning a humongous win for its NCAA Tournament cause is the Wolfpack, who got 15 points from Cat Barber and 14 points each from Ralston Turner and Trevor Lacey. The ACC road win over the rival Tar Heels gives Mark Gottfried's team a major boost.

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  7. Lewis: Pelicans continue to give the unexpected, good or badRead the original story

    Monday Feb 23 | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by A.J. SISCO -- New Orleans Pelicans head coach Monty Williams talks with an official during a break in the action with the Toronto Raptors at the Smoothie King Center in New Orleans Mondayy, February 23, 2015. "It was probably pretty painful looking," Demps said Monday before the Pelicans rallied for a 100-97 victory against Toronto in the Smoothie King Center.

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  8. Pelicans waive forward Shawne Williams after reaching buyout agreementRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | NOLA.com

    Three days after acquiring forward Shawne Williams from the Miami Heat in a three-team trade, the Pelicans waived him on Sunday after reaching a buyout agreement. Williams was part of the deal that included the Pelicans acquiring backup point guard Norris Cole and center Justin Hamilton , who played at LSU, before Thursday's trade deadline.

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  9. 3 thoughts on LSU basketball: Overestimated talent, one bad night, finish strongRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | The Times-Picayune

    It makes sense that that there is an aura of dog-bites-man surrounding LSU's 68-62 loss to Texas A&M Tuesday night. At first blush it sure does seem familiar to five other games that were on the line and got away.

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  10. Boone rallies to beat Dr. Phillips againRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Florida Gators guard Scottie Wilbekin shoots over LSU Tigers guard Andre Stringer and guard Charles Carmouche during the quarterfinals of the SEC tournament at Bridgestone Arena. Florida Gators guard Scottie Wilbekin shoots over LSU Tigers guard Andre Stringer and guard Charles Carmouche during the quarterfinals of the SEC tournament at Bridgestone Arena.

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  11. Carolinas college basketball previews 02.14.15Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | The Charlotte Observer

    The Tigers look to snap out of a two-game slide in ACC play when they host the Hokies on Saturday afternoon. … Clemson had won four straight before its recent losing streak, but nearly ended that by pushing No.

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  12. Oklahoma State basketball: Anthony Hickey preparing to face former coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | NewsOK.com

    TCU coach Trent Johnson returned from a rough loss at Texas on Wednesday night and immediately went to work studying the next opponent: Oklahoma State. Johnson recruited Hickey to LSU, where the two formed a fast and fond relationship, before Johnson left abruptly and unexpectedly after the 2011-12 season - Hickey's freshman year - for TCU.

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  13. ACC looking more and more like a five-bid leagueRead the original story

    Friday Feb 13 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    During its final six seasons, 2008-13, the old Big East basketball conference averaged an unrivaled 8.5 NCAA tournament bids. In one remarkable fit of gluttony, 11 league teams landed in the 2011 bracket, and ninth-place Connecticut - ninth! - won the national championship.

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  14. No. 3 Virginia outlasts North Carolina StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | USA Today

    No. 3 Virginia outlasts North Carolina State without Justin Anderson Malcolm Brogdon scored 15 points and Mike Tobey had a couple of key second-half plays Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1E2KSEm Virginia Cavaliers guard Malcolm Brogdon drives to the basket as North Carolina State Wolfpack guard Ralston Turner and forward Caleb Martin defend during the second half at PNC Arena. Virginia won 51-47.

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  15. Tigers look to upset No. 1 Kentucky in PMACRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    No. 1 Kentucky is a 10-point favorite to beat LSU Tuesday night at the PMAC, but the Tigers have an upset in mind for the Wildcats. "This doesn't happen often.

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  16. OSU basketball: Anthony Hickey named Big 12 Newcomer of the Week for second timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | NewsOK.com

    Oklahoma State guard Anthony Hickey helped the Cowboys to back-to-back wins over Top 25 teams last week, which earned him Phillips 66 Big 12 Newcomer of the Week honors. Hickey scored 15 points in OSU's 65-63 overtime win over No.

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  17. Gathers, Hickey Recognized With Weekly AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | Big 12 Conference

    Three wins over nationally-ranked teams have earned junior forward Rico Gathers and senior guard Anthony Hickey the latest Phillips 66 Big 12 Player and Newcomer of the Week honors. Gathers is recognized for the second time in three weeks, while Hickey is chosen for his second award this year.

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  18. Oklahoma State stuns No. 9 KansasRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 7 | USA Today

    Oklahoma State stuns No. 9 Kansas 67-62 Le'Bryan Nash scores 18 to carry the Cowboys to an upset win at home.

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  19. LSU backcourt players have made their diverse presence felt this seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | NOLA.com

    Coaches expect a lot out of their guards, especially when the coach was a decent one himself as a player. In the case of LSU, the expectations are pretty much uniform no matter which guard has the ball in his hands.

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  20. Pack: Clemson loss a painful learning lessonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | The Charlotte Observer

    RALEIGH N.C. State coach Mark Gottfried's message to his players Wednesday, after a 68-57 loss to Clemson, probably was succinct. There is no letup in the ACC.

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