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3 hrs ago | Big East Coast Bias

Ranking Villanova's 2014 nonconference matchups

The Wildcats return with many of the players that lead last year's team to the Big East regular season title. Let's see what lies ahead for Villanova outside of the conference.


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7 hrs ago | CBS Sports

Four-star guard Eric Davis commits to Texas

Eric Davis took the podium after a short introduction for his press conference at Arthur Hills , announced he was heading to Texas, donned a hat and that was it. He chose the Longhorns over fellow finalists UNLV, Kentucky, LSU, North Carolina State, Michigan and Michigan State.


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Tue Sep 16, 2014

Mt. Airy News

Cardinals head past Bears 1-0

Mount Airy's Chandler Snyder is whistled for elbowing East Surry's Cole Casstevens away from the ball.


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Ranking the 10 College Basketball Coaches with the Most Job Security

We've done plenty of pieces on coaches who are most in danger of losing their job after this season, but let's look at the opposite end of that spectrum. If Bill Self and Kansas inexplicably went 0-32 in 2014-15, would he be fired? What about Mike Krzyzewski, Tom Izzo or John Calipari ? Could they maintain their jobs after posting what would be by far the worst season of their careers? This isn't your typical "Best College Basketball Coaches" article.


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Burnt Orange Nation

Elite Shooting Guard Eric Davis Commits To Texas Longhorns

Eric Davis was born to score buckets. And the shooting guard from Michigan announced on Tuesday evening that he'll be scoring his buckets as a collegian at the University of Texas.


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WLFI-TV West Lafayette

Photo shows E'Twaun Moore being honored at halftime at a Purdue home game last season.

Former Purdue hoops star E'Twaun Moore is the newest member of the Chicago Bulls, according to Moore's agency Priority Sports . Moore has signed a partially guaranteed two-year deal with the Bulls, according to RealGM Basketball .


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ECU looks to do it again vs. ACC

Ruffin McNeill has not approached East Carolina's rugged three-game nonconference stretch here as proving grounds. The fifth-year Pirates coach has always believed his teams belong with whoever they're playing, Power 5 program or not.


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The Sixer Sense

76ers Pierre Jackson Responds Humbly to Low ESPN Ranking

May 16, 2013; Chicago, IL, USA; Pierre Jackson is interviewed during the NBA Draft combine at Harrison Street Athletics Facility. Mandatory Credit: Jerry Lai-USA TODAY Sports As we've discussed plenty of times, 76ers guard Pierre Jackson will miss a lot, if not all, of the 2014-15 regular season.


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Inside Bay Area

Oakland Soldiers set tone for college basketball recruiting in Bay Area

The recruiting frenzy of midsummer is behind them, but the job does not stop for new Cal basketball coach Cuonzo Martin and his staff. "These guys are working, working, working," said Frank Knight, the coach at Moreau Catholic High in Hayward.


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Predicting Each Major NCAA Basketball Conference's Leading Scorer in 2014-15

Some naysayers will tell you that the college basketball season is largely meaningless until the NCAA tournament field is selected every March. Those people will most certainly not care who wins any particular conference's scoring title, but that's fine.


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Mon Sep 15, 2014


Arizona men's basketball schedule announced

The Arizona men's basketball program, in conjunction with the Pac-12 Conference, announced its league schedule, along with times and television information for the majority of the 2014-15 season, on Monday. As has become an annual occurrence, the Wildcats will once again be one of the nation's most visible teams in 2014-15.


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State Press

ASU basketball releases Pac-12 schedule

Sophomore guard Jahii Carson dribbles the ball up the court between defenders against Miami . The Sun Devils won 94-50.


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The Ralphie Report

Buffaloes Full Basketball Schedule Released

The Colorado Buffaloes and the Pac-12 Conference have released the full 2014-15 college basketball schedule. Even with the departure of Spencer Dinwiddie to the NBA expectations are still high for Tad Boyle and the Buffs this season.


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Mountain West Connection

San Diego State Basketball: Does Dwayne Polee II need to fulfill...

ESPN college basketball reporter Myron Medcalf believes that Dwayne Polee II must have a good season for SDSU to be successful. But is that actually the case? San Diego State senior forward Dwayne Polee II cracked ESPN's Myron Medcalf's list of top 10 college basketball players who must meet expectations in order for his respective team to be successful in March.


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Bruins Nation

CSU Transfer Octeus denied admission; Will Bryce Alford start at PG for UCLA Basketball?

Guess who isn't playing point guard for the Bruins next year. This guy. Now guess who is.


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Hoosier State of Mind

Indiana Basketball: Who's Next for the Class of 2015?

Last week, in a big recruiting victory, Indiana basketball received a commitment from Missouri native Juwan Morgan. Morgan is a great fit for the Hoosiers, and their 2015 recruiting class is off to a great start.


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Big East Coast Bias

2014-2015 Schedule Analysis: Butler

With the Big East schedule out for almost a week now, the Big East Coast Bias staff continues their analyzation of it. Here is what we think of Butler's.


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South Orange Juice

2014-15 Seton Hall Basketball Preview Series: South Florida Bulls

Chris Perry is one of just three players who return from USF's 2013-14 team. - Justin Ford-USA TODAY Sports After producing a 186th finish in KenPom and a 232nd RPI rating last season, Antigua and his staff have a lot to do in order to produce similar numbers this season.


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Buckets Over Broadway

Who is Quincy Acy?

The New York Knicks made an under the radar deal towards the end of the summer when they sent Wayne Ellington and Jeremy Tyler for Quincy Acy and Travis Outlaw . Many people didn't see it as a significant move, mostly because Acy is a relatively unknown name.


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LaGrange Daily News

Fourth-down touchdown was critical

LaGrange College quarterback Graham Craig rolls out during Saturday's game. Craig had four touchdown passes, including two in overtime.Kevin Eckleberry LaGrange College quarterback Graham Craig rolls out during Saturday's game.


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