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  1. Michigan State's chances to land Paschal Chukwu improving?Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Spartan Avenue

    Feb 24, 2015; Villanova, PA, USA; Providence Friars center Paschal Chukwu fouls Villanova Wildcats forward JayVaughn Pinkston during the second half at The Pavilion. The Wildcats defeated the Friars, 89-61.

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  2. 'Piccolo Girl' Bobblehead Kickstarter Reaches GoalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 29 | NBC Philadelphia

    When we last checked in with Villanova's "Crying Piccolo Girl", she, along with the National Bobblehead Hall of Fame Museum, was in the midst of a month-long kickstarter project in the hopes of bringing a bobblehead to the world. As it turned out, they hit their goal quicker than expected.

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  3. Johnson planning UK visitRead the original story

    Tuesday May 12 | Rivals.com

    Ohio defensive back Anthony Johnson has long held Kentucky in high esteem, but he has yet to get down to Lexington and check out the Wildcats.

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  4. Former Coastal Carolina standout Childers signed by Carolina PanthersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Myrtle Beach Online

    Former Coastal Carolina standout Jamie Childers was one of five players who participated the Carolina Panthers' rookie camp to be signed. The Carolina Panthers signed five of the 35 tryout players who participated in their rookie minicamp to contracts, including a former Coastal Carolina quarterback-turned-tight end.

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  5. Panthers Sign 5 Players; Roster Now at 90Read the original story

    Monday May 11 | Cat Scratch Reader

    The Panthers filled out their offseason roster this past weekend by signing five of the 35 free agents invited to last weeks min-camp. Panthers sign five invited tryouts Five of the 35 invited tryouts who participated in the Panthers ' rookie minicamp have been signed to the 90-man roster.

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  6. Walking the walk: Delon Wright leaves the U. with a degreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Deseret News

    Delon Wright walked the walk Friday morning in the Huntsman Center. The All-American guard and Bob Cousy Award winner received his degree in sociology at The University of Utah commencement.

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  7. Kickstarter Launched for Crying Bobblehead of Villanova Piccolo Girl, Roxanne ChalifouxRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | PRWeb

    Today, the National Bobblehead Hall of Fame and Museum launched a Kickstarter to produce bobbleheads of Roxanne Chalifoux, who became an online sensation when a TV camera captured her crying while playing the piccolo in Villanova's band after the number one seeded Wildcats were upset by N.C. State in the NCAA Tournament in March. A rendering of the bobblehead depicts Roxanne, who became known as the Piccolo Girl, in the pose that was caught on TV.

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  8. ASU in discussions for 2015 game at KentuckyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | The Arizona Republic

    ASU basketball in discussions for 2015 game at Kentucky Wildcats nearly pulled off an undefeated 2014 season. Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/1IcUrVl According to a source, ASU officials are in discussion with Kentucky to play the Wildcats at Rupp Arena next season.

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  9. Ibraheim Campbell Chosen by Cleveland Browns in NFL DraftRead the original story

    Saturday May 2 | Northwestern University

    Northwestern safety Ibraheim Campbell was chosen by the Cleveland Browns Saturday in the fourth round with the 115th overall pick in the NFL Draft. Campbell becomes the highest-selected Wildcat since Corey Wootton was chosen 109th overall in 2010.

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  10. Dallas Cowboys: Will team land a CB in Round 1?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2015 | NFLSpinZone

    The 2015 NFL Draft will officially begin tonight at 8 p.m.ET and for the Dallas Cowboys as they sit and wait for the 27th overall selection to arrive the question still remains, What position will the NFC East champions select? Unless they somehow trade up and select one of the two top rated running backs in the draft, the consensus seems to be "America's Team" will be selecting a defensive player, but if we know anything about Jerry Jones and Co. it is sometimes they throw a curveball in the draft process.

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  11. NFL Draft: Mike Mayock has Leonard Williams to RedskinsRead the original story

    Apr 29, 2015 | RiggosRag

    Oct 11, 2014; Tucson, AZ, USA; Southern California Trojans defensive end Leonard Williams against the Arizona Wildcats at Arizona Stadium. The Trojans defeated the Wildcats 28-26.

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  12. 2015 NFL Draft: Intriguing Centers to WatchRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | Kansas City Chiefs

    After redshirting his freshman year in 2010, Erving played defensive tackle for the Seminoles in 2011 and then switched to the other side of the trenches in 2012. From that point forward in 2012, Erving excelled at the left tackle position and in 2013 and 2014, he earned the Jacobs Trophy, the award given the best blocker in the ACC.

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  13. Vikings Draft 2015: Jay Ajayi Could Slide to 3rd Due to Medical ConcernsRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2015 | TheVikingAge

    Dec 31, 2014; Glendale, AZ, USA; Boise State Broncos running back Jay Ajayi celebrates after beating the Arizona Wildcats 38-30 in the 2014 Fiesta Bowl at Phoenix Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Matt Kartozian-USA TODAY Sports In hour one of today's sure-to-be-epic conference call, NFL Network draft expert Mike Mayock gave his take on Boise State RB Jay Ajayi, a player whose draft stock has been wavering amid speculation about the soundness of his knee.

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  14. Arik Armstead. Photo courtesy of USA TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | Phillymag.com

    During the run-up to the draft, we're asking a handful of experts to identify three players from this class that they believe are fits for Chip Kelly and the Eagles. Today, we turn to former Eagles scout turned media personality John Middlekauff for guidance.

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  15. Former Wildcat, Cardinal added to EKU basketball staffRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | WKYT

    Two former NBA players will be among the three assistant coaches for new Eastern Kentucky Men's Basketball Head Coach Dan McHale. Michael Bradley, the No.

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  16. Odds for Each Major College Basketball Conference Champ to Repeat in 2015-16Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | BleacherReport

    Though not the ultimate goal of most programs, winning a college basketball regular-season conference title is pretty high up on the list. To be able to say, after a long, arduous schedule traveling all over the league and playing everyone at least once, that your team was better than all the rest is one of the most significant achievements in the game.

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  17. Iona Women's Water Polo Ends Regular Season As No. 3 SeedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | New Rochelle Talk

    The Iona College women's water polo team dropped both games Sunday afternoon, Apr. 12, and claimed the number three spot in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference. Despite a strong first period, the team dropped a 19-5 decision to Wagner College in the first of two MAAC matches as the Gaels wrap up their regular season.

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  18. Fairfield Men's Basketball Names Buonaguro, Parrotta Assistant CoachesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | Patch.com

    Fairfield University Head Men's Basketball Coach Sydney Johnson has announced the addition of Mitch Buonaguro and Tom Parrotta to his coaching staff. Buonaguro returns to Fairfield University, where he served as head coach of the Stags' basketball team for six seasons.

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  19. D`Angelo Harrison shines at Portsmouth Invitational, named to All-Tournament teamRead the original story

    Apr 14, 2015 | Rumble In The Garden

    As he attempts to improve his draft stock prior to June's NBA Draft , D'Angelo Harrison participated in the Portsmouth Invitational in Portsmouth, Virginia this past weekend, where he led his team to a third place finish and was named to the All-Tournament team. Harrison finished third in the tournament with an average of 17.3 points per game, second with 5.7 assists per game, and also grabbed 7.7 rebounds per game.

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  20. Big East targets impress at EYBL session 1Read the original story

    Apr 12, 2015 | Big East Coast Bias

    After a day full of hoops, and many Big East targets playing in the EYBL, some new names are emerging on the scene at the start of the recruiting live period, which started on Friday at 6:00 p.m. Saturday, it was a wide spread of talent that holds an offer from one or more Big East teams. Below are just a couple names of who I saw and what I liked about them 2017 Jordan Tucker was really good on offense and was really efficient on that side of the ball.

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