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Doug Robinson: Athletic arms race is out of control

Like every other school, Utah State and Utah are caught up in a foolish arms race that has no end in sight, spending millions of dollars on athletic facilities to keep up with the Joneses, attract... Read more »

May 12, 2014

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Dick Harmon: Many expect Jabari Parker to choose the NBA, but what if he doesn't?

The famous LDS superstar basketball player at Duke University is deciding whether to stay and play another year of college ball or put his name in for the NBA draft. Either way, he's a winner and... Read more »

April 16, 2014

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Cal hires Tennessee's Cuonzo Martin as coach

California hired Tennessee's Cuonzo Martin as its coach Tuesday, charging him with taking over another program after a successful run by his predecessor. Read more »

April 15, 2014

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Jabari Parker to decide Wednesday on going pro or stay at Duke

Jabari Parker says he plans to meet with Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski when he returns to Durham, N.C., on Tuesday, and he will decide Wednesday whether to declare for the NBA draft or return to... Read more »

April 14, 2014

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UConn women rout Notre Dame 79-58 to win 9th title, finish season 40-0

Geno Auriemma and Connecticut stand alone in women's college basketball, and they reached the top in unprecedented fashion. Read more »

April 8, 2014

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NCAA National Championship: Huskies flash athleticism in title game

Most of the scouting reports said the same thing: Connecticut was no match for the athleticism of Kentucky and all those high-flying freshmen. Read more »

April 7, 2014

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Notre Dame, UConn set for historic title game

Muffet McGraw and Geno Auriemma were well aware of the talk. There has been a buzz throughout women's basketball all season about the potential showdown between their undefeated teams. Read more »

April 7, 2014

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Upperclassmen lead Huskies to NCAA title

Connecticut's upperclassmen were too much for the kids of Kentucky. Read more »

April 7, 2014

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Alonzo Mourning, Nolan Richardson, Gary Williams make Naismith Hall of Fame

Alonzo Mourning and NCAA championship-winning coaches Nolan Richardson and Gary Williams have been voted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. Read more »

April 7, 2014

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Utah Jazz: Final Four brings back tough memories for Trey Burke, Gordon Hayward

Several Jazz players and coaches know exactly what Final Four weekend is all about. Rookie point guard Trey Burke's Michigan team lost in the NCAA title game last year, and Gordon Hayward always... Read more »

April 4, 2014

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When it comes to enrollment, March is only the beginning of the Madness

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New research shows that a university gets a bigger bump in prospective students for each advance it makes in the NCAA College Basketball tournament. Read more »

April 4, 2014

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10 players for Utah Jazz fans to watch during the Final Four

Here's 10 players from the Final Four who may end up in a Jazz uniform next season. Read more »

April 3, 2014

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A guide to the Final Four teams

itation to this year's Final Four seemed to have specific rules: No upstarts or Cinderellas. Big boys only. Read more »

April 2, 2014

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Cal coach Montgomery retires

California coach Mike Montgomery is retiring after six seasons at the school. Read more »

March 31, 2014

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Amy Donaldson: NCAA and college administrations should explore compensating college athletes

A recent ruling allows football players at Northwestern University to unionize and engage in collective bargaining. Many believe this is the latest blow to the NCAA's rules against compensating... Read more »

March 30, 2014

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Fearsome Final Foursome headed to North Texas for NCAA semifinals

d to redemption goes through North Texas for a fearsome Final Four of power programs with something to prove. Read more »

March 30, 2014

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Mike Sorensen: NCAA tournament is great but needs some tweaks

It's the most exciting three weeks of the sports season, but the NCAA basketball tournament could use a few changes. Read more »

March 30, 2014

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Aaron Harrison lifts Wildcats to 75-72 win over Michigan

The shot came from NBA range, and if things play out as expected, Aaron Harrison and a lot of those Kentucky kids will be playing in that league soon enough. Read more »

March 30, 2014

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UConn upends Michigan State 60-54, back to Final Four

Shabazz Napier scored 17 of his 25 points in the second half, and UConn beat Michigan State 60-54 to return to the Final Four a year after the Huskies were barred from the NCAA tournament. Read more »

March 30, 2014

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Arizona holds off San Diego State 70-64 to advance to Elite Eight

Nick Johnson scored all of his 15 points in the last 2:45, after missing his first 10 shots, and Arizona rallied to beat San Diego State 70-64 Thursday night and advance to the final eight of the... Read more »

March 27, 2014

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BYU professor says Dayton vs. Michigan NCAA final would drive highest TV ratings

BYU professor Scott Grimshaw said to be a Cinderella or a David, a team must be low seeded, it must come from a minor conference and it can’t be well known to the general population without... Read more »

March 27, 2014

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Kentucky ends Wichita State's perfect run, 78-76

John Calipari stood frozen on the Kentucky sideline. Every player on the Wichita State bench held his breath. Everything seemed to stop inside the Scottrade Center as Fred VanVleet let loose with a... Read more »

March 23, 2014

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Mercers of the world deserve more respect

atch one so-called favorite after another fall in the NCAA tournament, it's not really accurate to call them upsets anymore. Read more »

March 21, 2014

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Pangos, Bell lead Zags over Smart, Cowboys, 85-77

Gonzaga and Oklahoma State players, coaches and fans no doubt left Viejas Arena with the shrill sound of the referees' whistles ringing in their ears Friday. Read more »

March 21, 2014

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Utah Jazz: Who's winning NCAA tourney? Depends on which Jazz player you ask

With the NCAA tournament tipping off this week, the majority of Jazz players are holding out hope that their old college programs will see some success over the next few days and weeks. Read more »

March 18, 2014

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