NCAA Basketball Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Hornets sign Michael Kidd-Gilchrist to contract extensionRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | InsideHoops

    Charlotte Hornets General Manager Rich Cho announced today that the team has signed Michael Kidd-Gilchrist to a contract extension. According to multiple reports, the extension is a four-year, $52 million deal.

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  2. Duke Basketball: Biggest Ups and Downs from 2015 Offseason so FarRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | BleacherReport

    It's been mostly smooth sailing for Duke basketball since it cut down the net at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis in April. Duke had an offseason that's been devoid of any major bad news in terms of injuries, academics or behavior issues with players, or changes to the Blue Devils' coaching staff.

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  3. Former Red Land basketball great Steve Zack to play professionally in LatviaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | PennLive.com

    In four seasons playing for Dr. John Giannini at La Salle , Zack averaged 6.3 points while appearing in 123 career games. He finished seventh on the Explorers' all-time rebounding list with 843 and second in blocked shots with 169.

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  4. Picking the Big 12: Week Six. Also, Ohio Valley and Northeast Conference previewsRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Bring On The Cats

    Another week, another set of four easy games and one puzzler. Today, our staff picks the winners in the Big 12 for week six of the regular season.

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  5. Charlotte Is Much Better With Michael Kidd-Gilchrist In The LineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Charlotte Coach Steve Clifford can rattle off a dozen reasons why the Hornets gave small forward Michael Kidd-Gilchrist a big contract extension. But in Clifford's mind it all came down to one basic fact: "When he's on the floor we play well; when he's not on the floor we don't."

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  6. East Carolina: Starting QB suffers season-ending knee injuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | WTLV

    East Carolina says quarterback Kurt Benkert will miss the season with a knee injury that comes a week after the sophomore was named the starter. East Carolina: Starting QB suffers season-ending knee injury East Carolina says quarterback Kurt Benkert will miss the season with a knee injury that comes a week after the sophomore was named the starter.

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  7. Illinois Basketball: Contingency Plan for the Class of 2016?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Writing Illini

    Mar 1, 2014; East Lansing, MI, USA; Illinois Fighting Illini guard Tracy Abrams drives to the basket against Michigan State Spartans guard Keith Appling and guard Denzel Valentine during the 2nd half of a game at Jack Breslin Student Events Center. Illinois won 53-46.

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  8. Syracuse Basketball: Orange Will Face Colgate at Home on Dec. 8Read the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Troy Nunes Is An Absolute Magician

    As mentioned by Mike Waters over on Syracuse.com, Syracuse's oldest "rival" will be coming to the Carrier Dome on Tuesday, December 8 for the 168th meeting between the two schools on the basketball court. Syracuse and Colgate have faced off every year since 1993, and the Orange have won every meeting since 1963.

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  9. Tom Izzo: Michigan State basketball needs better interior play and reboundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | MLive.com

    Michigan State has better shooters, a deeper bench and more athleticism than last season's Final Four basketball team but coach Tom Izzo is not content with the Spartans' interior play. "We're not a great team yet, but I think we have a chance to be," said Izzo, whose only previous comments came from an MSU release .

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  10. Pistons rookie Stanley Johnson apologizes for pointing toy gun at friend in Snapchat videoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Sporting News

    Pistons rookie Stanley Johnson apologized Wednesday morning after a Snapchat video posted Tuesday evening surfaced in which he jokingly pointed what he said was a toy air gun at a friend. "Last night I was hanging out with some friends and we were joking around with a toy.

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  11. Report: Kidd-Gilchrist signs extensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | NBA.com

    The 6-foot-7, 232-pound Kidd-Gilchrist is known primarily for his defense but increased his offensive output last season. He averaged a career-high 10.9 points, 7.6 rebounds and 1.4 assists, although he was limited to 55 games due to injuries.

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  12. Top pick Davis signs max extensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | NBA.com

    Davis tweeted: "NOLA, I am here to stay! Just getting started" shortly after free agency opened late Tuesday night, and a person with knowledge of the details confirmed the agreement to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because the deal cannot yet be signed. The 22-year-old Davis is entering the final season of a four-year contract he signed after being drafted first overall out of Kentucky in 2012.

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  13. UVU volleyball: Utah Valley opens its 2015 campaign Friday in MalibuRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Deseret News

    The UVU volleyball poses for a team photo in Utah Valley's PE Building. The Wolverines officially begin their 2015 season this weekend at the Pepperdine Asics Classic in Malibu, California.

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  14. South Carolina to start sophomore QB Connor Mitch in openerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | 94.3 WSC

    Sophomore Connor Mitch will start at quarterback for South Carolina when it opens the season on Sept. 3 against North Carolina.

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  15. 2015 NCAA Tournament Teams with the Most Players Returning This SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | BleacherReport

    In North Carolina and Virginia, the ACC will enter the 2015-16 college basketball season with two of the three most intact tournament rosters in the country. In stark contrast to last week's list of the most drastic roster makeovers in college hoops, today we'll be taking a look at the tournament teams bringing back the most scoring from last season.

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  16. Vitale: Arizona can overcome departuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | ESPN

    Dick Vitale, college basketball's top analyst and ambassador, joined ESPN during the 1979-80 season. His thorough knowledge of the game is brought forth in an enthusiastic, passionate style.

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  17. Florida to hold "Gators Madness" tip-off event on October 2Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Alligator Army

    Florida will stage a tip-off event for its basketball programs for the first time in nearly a decade on October 2, the school announced Tuesday . The Florida men's and women's basketball teams will host the Florida basketball tip-off event at 9 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 2, at the O'Connell Center with free admission for all fans to get their first look at the 2015-16 Gators.

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  18. Former Pitt guard Josh Newkirk reportedly says Indiana like a 'Dream come true'Read the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Cardiac Hill

    Josh Newkirk's recent transfer from Pitt kind of came out of the blue and was a pretty late/surprising development as the season nears. The fact that he went to Indiana when the official press release on his transfer said he was leaving to be closer to home was even more surprising.

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  19. Adonis Thomas hopes to slog through contract jam for open-to-change PistonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | MLive.com

    Adonis Thomas awaited a call that never came last season from the Detroit Pistons, and even when he signed a partially guaranteed two-year contract last month, he walked into a logjam on the wings. Thomas gave the Pistons 18 roster players, three more than maximum, in what seems to reduce to a four-man competition for one spot.

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  20. AD: Anderson doing it 'right way'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | NWAonline

    Arkansas basketball players Anton Beard and Dustin Thomas remain indefinitely suspended from the team, but they are enrolled at the UA for the fall semester, Athletic Director Jeff Long said Tuesday. Beard, Thomas and former Razorback Jacorey Williams -- who was dismissed from the team by Coach Mike Anderson last week -- were arrested July 22 in connection with a forgery investigation and are scheduled to be arraigned next Wednesday in Washington County Circuit Court.

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