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Week 10: College Basketball AP Poll Released

The latest week 10 college basketball AP poll has been released, and Kentucky remains the top after grabbing two close overtime wins against Ole Miss and Texas A&M. The top five has changed with Wisconsin dropping out after a surprising … Continue reading »

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Week 9: College Basketball AP Poll Released

The latest week 9 college basketball AP poll has been released, and Kentucky by no surprise remains at No. 1. The top five remains the same while Seton Hall, VCU, Arkansas, and Old Dominion all jumped into the Top 25. … Continue reading »

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Lauren Hill Reaches $1 Million In Fundraising For Cancer Foundation

Lauren Hill, the college freshman basketball player who has been battling hard against terminal brain cancer, still manages to find the energy to help fundraising for “The Cure Starts Now” Foundation. Hill wanted to make a difference, so she set … Continue reading »

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Week 8: College Basketball AP Poll Released

The latest week 8 college basketball AP poll has been released, and Kentucky by no surprise remains at No. 1. On another note, Georgetown is now ranked No. 25, making its first appearance in the Top 25 this season. Here … Continue reading »

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Week 7: College Basketball AP Poll Released

Week 7 Poll 1. Kentucky (65 first-place votes) 2. Duke 3. Arizona 4. Louisville 5. Virginia 6. Wisconsin 7. Villanova 8. Gonzaga 9. Texas 10. Kansas 11. Wichita State 12. Iowa St. 13. Washington 14. Utah 15. Maryland 16. Notre … Continue reading »

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Charles Barkley Says He Would Pay Auburn Basketball Recruits To Come Play There

Charles Barkley is in the news yet again for making a controversial comment, this time going against NCAA rules. Barkley who was a dual-athlete in football and basketball at Auburn University made some bold comments about what he would do … Continue reading »

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Xavier Basketball Player Leads Double Life As Uber Driver

Xavier basketball player and fifth-year senior Matt Stainbrook does much more during his time than just play basketball. He holds a job as an Uber driver, mainly to help his younger brother, who is a walk-on on the basketball team, … Continue reading »

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Marcus Mariota Wins Heisman Trophy, Makes Memorable Speech

Quarterback of the Oregon Ducks Marcus Mariota won the Heisman Trophy by a landslide. According to ESPN, Mariota received the second-highest percentage of possible points with a resounding 90.92 percent, making him the obvious choice in this year’s pool. Besides … Continue reading »

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Georgetown Becomes First College Team To Wear “I Can’t Breathe” T-shirts

Wearing the “I can’t breathe” shirts during warm-ups has become a popular silent protest gesture in professional sports, particularly the NBA and NFL. The Georgetown basketball team becomes the first college team to wear these t-shirts, as support for Eric … Continue reading »

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NJIT Bookstore Reports Increase In Sales After Upset Win Over Michigan

The college basketball world was in shock over the weekend as New Jersey Institute of Technology basketball team defeated the Michigan Wolverines. Even though NJIT is a Division 1 team, it is does not play in a prominent conference, and … Continue reading »

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