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- Kansas back to No. 1 while Gonzaga drops to 4th
The preseason No. 1, the Jayhawks are again the top-ranked college basketball team in the AP Top 25 despite struggling to get past New Mexico State at home. Kansas slid into the top spot after previous No. 1 Gonzaga lost to Tennessee.
ESPN. Monday, 10 Dec 2018.
- Ex-Knick Mark Jackson's basketball card reportedly features infamous Menendez brothers
A basketball card for former New York Knick, Mark Jackson, is going viral due to speculation that the notorious Menendez brothers appear behind the player in the photo.
Daily Mail. Monday, 10 Dec 2018.
- Ex-UCLA player can't win car due to hoops career
Former UCLA basketball player Nicole Kornet was ineligible to win a car during a promotional contest at the Bruins game Friday due to her history as a college athlete.
ESPN. Saturday, 8 Dec 2018.
- Can basketball save the world? One NYU professor thinks so
Basketball has become a global game, reaching fans all around the world. David Hollander, an associate professor at NYU's School of Professional Studies, is teaching a new class that argues basketball might even save the world. ...
CBS News. Friday, 7 Dec 2018.
- Former NBA player Bridgeman in the lead to buy Sports Illustrated magazine -sources
Ulysses Lee "Junior" Bridgeman, a former U.S. basketball player who became a fast-food mogul, is in the lead to acquire Sports Illustrated magazine from U.S. ...
Reuters. Friday, 7 Dec 2018.
- Majik Shootout Double Shot Basketball Game for $30 + pickup at Walmart - CNET
Majik Shootout Double Shot Basketball Game for $30
CNET. Friday, 7 Dec 2018.
- Watch this poor kid's basketball career end as he tries to take a charge and gets posterized instead
Taking a charge can lead to a big momentum shift for your team, or it could be a humiliating experience. This was the latter.
Golf Digest. Thursday, 6 Dec 2018.
- Majik Shootout Double Shot Basketball Game for $27 + pickup at Walmart - CNET
Majik Shootout Double Shot Basketball Game for $27
CNET. Thursday, 6 Dec 2018.
- Incredible basketball coach inspires hearing-impaired team with passionate speech in sign language
This inspirational basketball coach didn't let hearing-impairment stand in the way of delivering a rousing and passionate team-talk to a team of deaf high school students.
Daily Mail. Thursday, 6 Dec 2018.
- WATCH: At least 2 dead after semitrailer collides with school bus
The Normal West girls' basketball team was heading back from a game when a truck driving on the wrong side of the interstate slammed into them head-on.
ABC News. Thursday, 6 Dec 2018.
- NCAA puts Oregon on two years' probation
Oregon received two years of probation after the NCAA found rules violations relating to the men's and women's basketball teams as well as the track and field program, the NCAA committee on infractions announced.
Reuters. Wednesday, 5 Dec 2018.
- Eastern Michigan's Title IX Case Highlights Difficulties In Cutting Women's Sports Programs
When schools decide to spend more on football and basketball, they do so at their own discretion. The same is also true when schools decide to cut men's programs, and Title IX should not be blamed for those decisions.
Forbes. Tuesday, 4 Dec 2018.
- Bedford Officers Turn Report on Teens Into Memorable Moment
Officer Jeremy Brown responded to a call in Bedford about teens playing basketball in the street -- but when he got there he realized they weren’t doing anything wrong. Brown had to go to another... Photo Credit: NBC
NBC. Monday, 3 Dec 2018.
- Bill Murray Is Now A Louisville Basketball Fan Thanks to His Son Luke
Bill Murray has had to change his college baskeball allegiances in recent years as his son, Luke, has moved up the coaching ranks. ...
Forbes. Saturday, 1 Dec 2018.
- Gritty hits half-court shot at college basketball game, continues winning over hearts and taking over the world
Gritty, America's favorite hockey mascot, hits half-court shot at college basketball game (wait, what?), continues to take over the world.
Golf Digest. Saturday, 1 Dec 2018.
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