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  1. Can snubbed UConn star fill Nets' athleticism void?Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | New York Post

    As the NBA draft went on, Ryan Boatright kept waiting to hear his name called. But after 60 picks came and went on June 25 at Barclays Center, the four-year standout at Connecticut never got the call he spent years dreaming he would.

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  2. UConn picks up recruiting win with Alterique GilbertRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 4 | NewsOK.com

    UConn picked up another significant recruiting win, as Alterique Gilbert, one of the top point guards in the Class of 2016, announced his intention to become a Husky on Saturday morning. "Blessed beyond measure to have the opportunity to play college basketball," Gilbert said, via his Twitter account.

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  3. UConn Men's Basketball: Prized 2016 Guard Alterique Gilbert Commits to UConnRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 4 | The UConn Blog

    Before the grills were lit, the beers cracked and the Fourth of July fireworks set off, Alterique Gilbert gave UConn fans another reason to celebrate Saturday. Gilbert, a 6-foot point guard from Lithonia, Georgia, announced his commitment to UConn Saturday morning.

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  4. 5-star PG Alterique Gilbert commits to UConnRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 4 | ESPN

    Gilbert, a 6-foot-1 Miller Grove product, chose the Huskies over Louisville, Illinois, Syracuse and Texas. He had trimmed his list to five schools in May, and UConn was the first and only school to which he took an official visit.

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  5. Four-star point guard Alterique Gilbert to announce college decision SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | MSNBC

    Nearly two months after trimming his list of schools to five, one of the top point guards in the Class of 2016 is ready to announce his college choice. Alterique Gilbert, whose list consists of Connecticut, Illinois, Louisville, Syracuse and Texas, announced on social media Friday that he will make his college choice Saturday morning .

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  6. In UConn transfer Terrence Samuel, Penn State gets tough, defense-savvy guard with big-game credRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | PennLive.com

    Connecticut reserve guard Terrence Samuel leads celebration near end of Huskies' 63-53 upset of favored Florida in 2014 national semifinal at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas. Samuel and the Huskies went on to win the national title two nights later with another upset, this one against Kentucky.

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  7. PSU adds G SamuelRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Lewistown Sentinel

    Terrence Samuel has signed with the Penn State men's basketball team, Patrick Chambers, head coach of the Nittany Lions, announced Wednesday. Samuel played two years at the University of Connecticut and will have two seasons of eligibility remaining after sitting out the 2015-16 campaign to satisfy NCAA transfer rules.

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  8. Terrence Samuel Joins Nittany LionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Penn State Athetlics

    UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. Terrence Samuel has signed with the Penn State men's basketball team, Patrick Chambers , head coach of the Nittany Lions, announced Wednesday.

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  9. Penn State lands commitment from UConn transferRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | MSNBC

    Former UConn guard Terrence Samuel is headed to Penn State, confirming the news on his twitter account on Tuesday evening. Samuel was a borderline top 100 recruit coming out of high school in Brooklyn.

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  10. Samuel finds right fit in Big TenRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Rivals.com

    Terrence Samuel didn't need much to make up his mind. On Penn State's campus Tuesday to explore a potential transfer destination, the former UConn guard selected to continue his college hoops career with head coach Patrick Chambers and the Nittany Lions.

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  11. Vitale: Roundball chatterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | 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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  12. Penn State Basketball: G Terrence Samuel Transfers From UConn To Nittany LionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Victory Bell Rings

    It didn't take long for head coach Patrick Chambers and the Penn State Nittany Lions to find a possible replacement for guard Geno Thope. Former UConn guard Terrence Samuel decided to transfer to the Nittany Lions on Tuesday.

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  13. Nets' Summer League Team Looks to Make WavesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | From Russia With Dunk

    Jan 24, 2015; Austin, TX, USA; Kansas Jayhawks forward Cliff Alexander reacts against the Texas Longhorns during the second half at the Frank Erwin Special Events Center. The Jayhawks won 75-62.

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  14. New Mexico Basketball: Deshawn Delaney gets NBA Summer League inviteRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Mountain West Connection

    After not hearing his name called during the NBA draft , former New Mexico Lobos guard Deshawn Delaney will get his chance to chase his dream of playing professional basketball. While it was rumored for along time the Brooklyn Nets announced Tuesday that Delaney would be playing with them this summer.

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  15. UConn Basketball Transfer Terrence Samuel Commits To Penn StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Onward State

    Less than a month after talented guard and big personality Geno Thorpe decided to transfer out of State College, Pat Chambers and his coaching staff picked up a commitment from another guard to potentially take his place. Former UConn point guard Terrence Samuel visited and committed to Penn State today, according to Jon Rothstein of CBS Sports.

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  16. Ollie Calls Team 'Talented Group'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | NBC Connecticut

    Kevin Ollie spoke to reporters last week about the 2015-16 Huskies team and he called it "a talented group," according to the New Haven Register . Hardly surprising, we know.

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  17. Ryan Boatright Goes Undrafted by NBA TeamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | NBC Connecticut

    Connecticut guard Ryan Boatright drives past Temple guard Devin Coleman in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Saturday, March 7, 2015, in Philadelphia. UConn has a history of producing great point guards, and recent history have seen them go in the first round of the NBA Draft.

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  18. Jordan MickeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | NBA.com

    NBA projection: Mickey has been projected as a second-round pick primarily because he doesn't have the perimeter skills to play the three position nor the bulk to bang with NBA power forwards. But with his wingspan and leaping ability, he's going to block some shots at any level, and he's an elite rebounder, too.

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  19. Predicting Stat Lines for Each Incoming 5-Star Freshman in 2015-16 CBB SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | BleacherReport

    Men's college basketball has grown increasingly reliant on freshmen over the past decade, particularly those of the 5-star variety. In honor of the NBA draft that many of those players will be attending a year from now, we took some time to project stat lines for each of the 25 highest-rated freshmen who will be taking the floor this November.

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  20. UConn Men's Basketball: Terry Larrier Expects More Competition at UConn Than VCURead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 24 | The UConn Blog

    Terry Larrier knows he will have to earn his playing time when his number can finally be called in November 2016. - Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports Even with more than a year until his UConn debut, Terry Larrier expects to face tough competition for playing time.

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