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  1. Comparing The Rutgers Basketball Rebuild Part II: NorthwesternRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 10 | On the Banks

    As we enter year two for Steve Pikiell at Rutgers, Dave White and I wanted to examine successful rebuilds that have taken place with other high major programs. After a very good year one under Pikiell, there is still much work to be done.

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  2. Guard Nigel Johnson to transfer to VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 8 | Powhatan Today

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  3. Ranking the Most Memorable Moments from the 2016-17 College Basketball SeasonRead the original story

    Monday Apr 3 | BleacherReport

    Another college basketball campaign has come and gone, but we'll always have special memories of the 2016-17 season. From on-court incidents to off-court accidents and amazing individual performances to last-second finishes, it was another great year to follow the sport.

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  4. Way-too-early 2017-18 Top 25 rankings: Arizona, Duke land top two spotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 2 | Sporting News

    Sporting News is giving you our first look at the 2017-18 season before the ball has even tipped in the national championship game between Gonzaga and North Carolina. That's right, we're giving you our first look at the 2017-18 season a full day before the ball has even tipped in the national championship game between Gonzaga and North Carolina.

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  5. Gonzaga defense faces another tall order in stopping South...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 31 | The Spokesman-Review

    The second best defense in the country faces a tall task against Gonzaga's frontcourt, led by 7-foot-1, 300-pound Przemek Karnowski. Top-seeded Gonzaga and seventh-seeded South Carolina collide in a national semifinal Saturday at University of Phoenix Stadium, both trying to limit the other's offensive strengths.

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  6. Johnnie Vassar sought stability at Northwestern; he didn't get itRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 29 | Chicago Tribune

    The rebirth of Northwestern basketball occurred Nov. 13, 2013. That's the day Vic Law, Bryant McIntosh, Scottie Lindsey and Gavin Skelly signed letters-of-intent, forming a class that ESPN.com ranked 21st nationally.

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  7. NCAA Tournament 2017: North Carolina's 7 seconds of brilliance was years in the makingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 26 | Sporting News

    It happened fast, because that's exactly how Roy Williams wanted it, and how Roy's players knew he wanted it. Just as Mike Krzyzewski's Duke players are so clock-aware they sprint to the bench the moment a TV timeout is due, just as Bob Huggins' West Virginia Mountaineers know to "get opposite" and prepare to rebound from the weak side when a shot is attempted, the North Carolina Tar Heels know that if there are more than six seconds on the clock in an end-game session they are never to call timeout.

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  8. Northwestern's magic spread far beyond locker roomRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 24 | Daily Herald

    It was Cinderella beaming in all of her glory as the Wildcats put together a school-record 24 wins and a historic run capped off by the program's first NCAA tournament bid. "It was so, so special," Shawn Baldwin said.

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  9. Rutgers G Sanders to enter NBA draftRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2017 | WOI

    Rutgers guard Corey Sanders (3) goes to the basket against Northwestern forward Vic Law (4) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Big Ten tournament, Thursday, March 9, 2017, in Washington. Law was called for a foul on the

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  10. Root for the Zags, Cougar fansRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2017 | Daily Evergreen

    Northwestern's Vic Law goes up for a basket over Gonzaga's Nigel Williams-Goss during the first half in the second round of the NCAA Tournament at Vivint Smart Home Arena in Salt Lake City on Saturday, March 18, 2017. Gonzaga advanced, 79-73.

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  11. Winners and losers from first two rounds of NCAA tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2017 | The Baltimore Sun

    By our count, the "Veep" actress and Northwestern alum won the camera battle with Doug Collins , 5-4, during Saturday's game. Bonus for her: Her son, walk-on Charlie Hall, subbed in with 2.9 seconds left and she appeared ready to catch the moment with her camera phone.

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  12. Tournament Teams are 0-for-6 on Potential Game-Winning or Tying Shots ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2017 | The Big Lead

    Tournament Teams are 0-for-6 on Potential Game-Winning or Tying Shots in the Final 10 Seconds, Haven't Gotten Good Looks Tournament Teams are 0-for-6 on Potential Game-Winning or Tying Shots in the Final 10 Seconds, Haven't Gotten Good Looks With 75 percent of the NCAA Tournament in the rearview mirror, there are a few talking points. The ACC's lackluster showing, Michigan looking like a team of destiny, and Duke's elimination are all major stories.

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  13. Minnesotans represent their home state well in first weekend of March MadnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2017 | Star Tribune

    J.P. Macura helped lead Xavier to the Sweet 16. Sanjay Lumpkin and Kyle Washington each played an important role in propelling Northwestern and Cincinnati, respectively, to the Round of 32. Quinton Hooker kept North Dakota's upset hopes alive against Arizona. Bjorn Broman Winthrop Yr./Pos.: Soph./G High School: Lakeview Christian Academy Broman started and played 19 minutes, but only scored two points and had three assists in Winthrop's 76-64 loss to Butler in the Round of 64. His older brother Anders Broman played 16 minutes off the bench, but did not scored and had two assists.

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  14. Recapping Salt Lake March Madness Day twoRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2017 | Isportsweb.com

    This year's March Madness tournament might have had one of the best second rounds ever. The second round of March Madness is Salt Lake City was one people will remember for a long time.

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  15. NCAA Tournament scores 2017: Gonzaga downs Northwestern 79-73 in Second RoundRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2017 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    NEXT UP: Gonzaga faces fourth-seeded West Virginia in the West regional semifinal Thursday in San Jose, California. He compared the Zags' transition game to Michigan State's, and that Nigel Williams-Goss "makes them go".

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  16. NCAA men's basketball roundup: Wisconsin stuns defending champ VillanovaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    Nigel Hayes scored 19 points and made the winning layup with 11.4 seconds remaining as No. 8 seed Wisconsin upset top-seeded Villanova 65-62 on Saturday in an NCAA Tournament second-round game at KeyBank Center.

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  17. Sweet 16 bound: Gonzaga fends off upstart Northwestern 79-73Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2017 | HeraldNet

    After not getting the call, Collins stomped onto the court and drew a technical foul with 4:54 left in Saturday's game, sucking life out of a frenetic comeback that fell short in a 79-73 loss to top-seeded Gonzaga. Adding to the awkwardness: The NCAA released a statement acknowledging the call was missed, and Collins was sitting at the postgame news conference when he learned about it for the first time.

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  18. NCAA tournament: Defending champ Villanova goes downRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2017 | Newms360.com

    Top-seeded Villanova was bounced from the NCAA Tournament by eighth-seeded Wisconsin, which overcame foul trouble for two of its stars in the second half Saturday to upset the defending champions 65-62 in the East region. Nigel Hayes scored 19 points, dropping a layup in traffic with 11.4 seconds left to put Wisconsin ahead 64-62, and Bronson Koenig added 17 for the tournament-toughened Badgers , who are going back to the Sweet 16 for the fourth straight year.

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  19. NCAA: Nigel Williams-Goss, Gonzaga stave off NorthwesternRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2017 | UPI

    The Bulldogs felt scrutiny all season as they climbed to the top ranking in the country and ripped off 29 straight wins before losing in their regular season finale to BYU. Weathering a second-half rally from an inspired underdog such as Northwestern wasn't going to be enough to knock them off their feet.

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  20. Chris Collins loses his mind on missed goaltending call, gets costly techRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2017 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    Nigel Williams-Goss finished with 20 points, eight rebounds and four assists to power Gonzaga, which led by as many as 22 points in the first half, then saw the lead dwindle to five. Moderators owned up to the missed call in a statement after the game and said this should have resulted in a basket for Northwestern.

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