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  1. Cleveland State basketball coach Gary Waters out to recreate himself and his programRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | Cleveland.com

    The tough postseason for Cleveland State head basketball coach Gary Waters and the Vikings is drawing to an end. But the stream of grins and happy faces of players that float in and out of CSU's basketball office, high-fiving new staff members Albert Wilson and Jermaine Henderson, still doesn't completely lift the cloud over the program.

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  2. Anderson, Gordon and Thomas transfer to Seton HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | NewsOK.com

    Coach Kevin Willard announced the transfer of forward Brawden Anderson, shooting guard Derrick Gordon and point guard Jevin Thomas on Thursday. Gordon graduated from Massachusetts, will also enter graduate school and can play immediately.

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  3. UMass SG Gordon among 3 Seton Hall transfersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | ESPN

    Coach Kevin Willard announced the transfer of forward Braeden Anderson , shooting guard Derrick Gordon and point guard Jevon Thomas on Thursday. Derrick Gordon, who has played at Western Kentucky and UMass, headlines a trio of incoming transfers to Seton Hall, coach Kevin Willard announced Thursday.

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  4. 2015 NBA Draft workouts: UMass' Cady Lalanne listening to Lou...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | MassLive.com

    After Cady Lalanne took up the sport of basketball in ninth grade, he spent a lot of time at the park working on his moves. In his head, he would picture Kevin Garnett's go-to maneuver.

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  5. Derrick Gordon on transfer process: 'Homophobia' still prevalentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2015 | Sporting News

    Former Massachusetts guard Derrick Gordon announced Sunday that he will play his final season at Seton Hall after declaring in March that he would be transferring for his fifth year of eligibility . During his visits with various schools over the past two months, however, the first openly gay player in Division I basketball claims to have experienced what he believes to be homophobia.

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  6. Gordon cites 'homophobia' in transfer processRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2015 | CBS Sports

    Derrick Gordon, who is from New Jersey, announced Sunday, on Twitter, he's decided to finish his college hoops career at Seton Hall. It will be Gordon's third school; he began at Western Kentucky, then spent the past three years at UMass.

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  7. Former UMass guard Derrick Gordon to transfer to Seton HallRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2015 | MassLive.com

    Former UMass guard Derrick Gordon brings the ball up the court against Northeastern in 2014. Nearly eight weeks after first declaring his decision to transfer for the University of Massachusetts, Derrick Gordon has found a new home.

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  8. First openly gay men's Div. 1 basketball player (and N.J....Read the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2015 | NJ.com

    Former UMass guard Derrick Gordon is coming home. The Plainfield, N.J. native told USA TODAY Sports he is transferring to Seton Hall.

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  9. Former UMass guard Derrick Gordon headed to Seton Hall for final seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2015 | MSNBC

    Derrick Gordon, who began his playing career at Western Kentucky and then transferred to UMass, announced on Sunday that he's decided to spend that year at Seton Hall where he'll be eligible to play immediately. As a redshirt junior the 6-foot-3 Gordon averaged 9.8 points, 4.9 rebounds and 2.7 assists per game in 2014-15, making the decision to leave the program shortly thereafter.

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  10. Derrick Gordon says he will transfer to Seton HallRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2015 | USA Today

    Derrick Gordon says he will transfer to Seton Hall Gordon became the first openly gay Division I player in April, 2014. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1bYH3HI Massachusetts Minutemen guard Derrick Gordon on defense during the second half against the Boston College Eagles at TD Garden.

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  11. Ranking the Best Graduate Transfers for the 2015-16 NCAA Basketball SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2015 | BleacherReport

    While the debate rages on over whether collegiate athletics should become a pay-to-play endeavor or remain truly amateur, there's one way in which college basketball has already become a professional sport: the graduate-transfer loophole. Any player who has completed his undergraduate degree and has eligibility remaining may transfer to another school and play immediately instead of having to sit out a year .

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  12. WKU Holds End-of-Season Banquet and Awards CeremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | WBKO-TV Bowling Green

    WKU celebrated the 2014-15 men's basketball season Tuesday night with a banquet and awards ceremony in the Jack and Jackie Harbaugh Stadium Club at Houchens Industries-L.T. Smith Stadium. WKU went 20-12 this season in its first year as a member of Conference USA and finished with a 12-6 mark in conference play.

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  13. WKU men's basketball to hold postseason banquetRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | WBKO-TV Bowling Green

    The Western Kentucky basketball team will celebrate the 2014-15 season with a banquet and awards ceremony May 5 at the Jack and Jackie Harbaugh Stadium Club at Houchens-Smith Stadium. Tickets for the dinner and awards ceremony are available through April 28 for $25 for adults and $20 for children.

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  14. Former Seton Hall, Illinois guard to finish career at Western KentuckyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | MSNBC

    Having lost two productive perimeter players at the end of the season in T.J. Price and Trency Jackson, Western Kentucky head coach Ray Harper added some depth to his backcourt Thursday afternoon. Aaron Cosby, who's had stops at Seton Hall and Illinois, will join the program for his final season of eligibility according to Zach Greenwell of the Bowling Green Daily News .

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  15. ESPN ranks UMass guard Derrick Gordon the No. 8 college basketball transfer in nationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | MassLive.com

    Now that Derrick Gordon has made his decision to transfer from the University of Massachusetts basketball team for next season, it appears his services could be in high demand. Tuesday, ESPN's Jeff Goodman - who initially reported the UMass guard's decision to leave the school back on March 24 - ranked the top 10 transfer targets as part of an ongoing list of every transferring Division I player in the nation.

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  16. Fant, Price named to all-district teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | WBKO-TV Bowling Green

    Western Kentucky seniors George Fant and T.J. Price were named to the National Association of Basketball Coaches all-district first team, announced Friday by the organization. The duo becomes WKU's first NABC all-district performers since Sergio Kerusch and Steffphon Pettigrew in 2010-11.

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  17. See where UAB coach Jerod Haase's contract now ranks among Conference USA basketball...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | Alabama Live

    Former Charlotte Hornets assistant Mark Price was named head coach at UNC Charlotte today. Terms of the five-year contract have not been released yet.

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  18. Derrick Gordon leaves UMass and deserves best wishes: EditorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | MassLive.com

    Massachusetts guard Derrick Gordon will transfer to another school. Months after announcing he was gay, he said the decision had nothing to do with his sexuality.

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  19. UMass basketball player Derrick Gordon to transferRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | Berkshire Eagle

    Derrick Gordon told ESPN.com that transferring away from the University of Massachusetts has nothing to do with his sexuality. Gordon came out last year, becoming Division I's first openly gay men's basketball player.

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  20. Derrick Gordon transferring: UMass guard was 'very unhappy' ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | MassLive.com

    Whether it's been as the most relentless half-court defender, the most consistently aggressive attacker of the basket or, yes, even as the team's leading source of quotable material, Gordon has often embraced his role with the Minutemen. It makes sense then, that Gordon wouldn't be shy now about the fact that, over the course of the past two seasons, he's become increasingly frustrated with his place at UMass.

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