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SportingNews
Grant Hill talks college basketball, fast food trip with Bill, Hillary ClintonGrant Hill has several unique connections to families who have called the White
Grant Hill talks college basketball, fast food trip with Bill, Hillary Clinton
SportingNews / Posted 11 hours ago
Grant Hill has several unique connections to families who have called the White House home. Hill's father Calvin — who played for the Dallas Cowboys — was a fraternity brother of George W. Bush at Yale. Grant's mother Janet, who works at a leading... Read more
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CBS Sports
Inside College Hoops: Here's hoping KU-OU Part II is as good as originalBuddy Hield has been a fine college player and solid NBA prospect for a while,
Inside College Hoops: Here's hoping KU-OU Part II is as good as original
CBS Sports / Posted yesterday
Buddy Hield has been a fine college player and solid NBA prospect for a while, for at least a year, and he was even some people's pick for preseason National Player of the Year. But when we look back on the Oklahoma star's senior season someday, I... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Sheriff's Office: Clarksville woman wanted to go to jail so she could sneak in drugs to sellMan arrested after police find drugs and money during traffic stopMan arrested
Sheriff's Office: Clarksville woman wanted to go to jail so she could sneak in drugs to sell
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted yesterday
Man arrested after police find drugs and money during traffic stopMan arrested after police find drugs and money during traffic stop Detectives with the Bullitt County Drug Task Force have arrested a man after they found drugs and money during a... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
American Pharoah has 1st date; breeding career is onMan arrested after police find drugs and money during traffic stopMan arrested
American Pharoah has 1st date; breeding career is on
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted yesterday
Man arrested after police find drugs and money during traffic stopMan arrested after police find drugs and money during traffic stop Detectives with the Bullitt County Drug Task Force have arrested a man after they found drugs and money during a... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Mother 'accidentally' shot by 2-old son near Churchill DownsMan arrested after police find drugs and money during traffic stopMan arrested
Mother 'accidentally' shot by 2-old son near Churchill Downs
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted yesterday
Man arrested after police find drugs and money during traffic stopMan arrested after police find drugs and money during traffic stop Detectives with the Bullitt County Drug Task Force have arrested a man after they found drugs and money during a... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
KSP: 1 dead in crash near Elizabethtown on Deckard School RdMan arrested after police find drugs and money during traffic stopMan arrested
KSP: 1 dead in crash near Elizabethtown on Deckard School Rd
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted yesterday
Man arrested after police find drugs and money during traffic stopMan arrested after police find drugs and money during traffic stop Detectives with the Bullitt County Drug Task Force have arrested a man after they found drugs and money during a... Read more
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The Oklahoman
OU vs. Kansas: The greatest game Dick Vitale ever calledThirty-three years ago Wednesday, top-ranked North Carolina played second-ranke
OU vs. Kansas: The greatest game Dick Vitale ever called
The Oklahoman / Posted yesterday
Thirty-three years ago Wednesday, top-ranked North Carolina played second-ranked Virginia in UNC's famed Carmichael Auditorium. There were giants in the land in those days. Michael Jordan was back for his second year as a Tar Heel. Sam Perkins was... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Indiana's only confirmed Zika virus patient diagnosed herselfMan arrested after police find drugs and money during traffic stopMan arrested
Indiana's only confirmed Zika virus patient diagnosed herself
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted yesterday
Man arrested after police find drugs and money during traffic stopMan arrested after police find drugs and money during traffic stop The Bullitt County Drug Task Force says Louisville Metro Police and the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office helped... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Local WW II vet's belongings returned to 95-old widowMan arrested after police find drugs and money during traffic stopMan arrested
Local WW II vet's belongings returned to 95-old widow
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted yesterday
Man arrested after police find drugs and money during traffic stopMan arrested after police find drugs and money during traffic stop The Bullitt County Drug Task Force says Louisville Metro Police and the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office helped... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Clark Co. Sheriff's Office again offering firearms training sessionsMan arrested after police find drugs and money during traffic stopMan arrested
Clark Co. Sheriff's Office again offering firearms training sessions
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted yesterday
Man arrested after police find drugs and money during traffic stopMan arrested after police find drugs and money during traffic stop The Bullitt County Drug Task Force says Louisville Metro Police and the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office helped... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Fire crews battle structure fire in Jeffersonville, IndianaMan arrested after police find drugs and money during traffic stopMan arrested
Fire crews battle structure fire in Jeffersonville, Indiana
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted yesterday
Man arrested after police find drugs and money during traffic stopMan arrested after police find drugs and money during traffic stop The Bullitt County Drug Task Force says Louisville Metro Police and the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office helped... Read more
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ESPN
Are Kansas, Oklahoma prepared to write an epic sequel?It feels forever ago. It's barely been a month. For a game since called, at va
Are Kansas, Oklahoma prepared to write an epic sequel?
ESPN / Posted yesterday
It feels forever ago. It's barely been a month. For a game since called, at various points and by various people, the best game in Allen Fieldhouse history, the loudest college basketball crowd Dick Vitale had ever heard (and he's heard a few), the... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Overturned semi closes southbound I-65 near Upton, KyLouisville CCW permit applicants forget the most important stepLouisville CCW p
Overturned semi closes southbound I-65 near Upton, Ky
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted yesterday
Louisville CCW permit applicants forget the most important stepLouisville CCW permit applicants forget the most important step Applying for a concealed carry permit doesn't take many steps. However, people seem to be forgetting the most important... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Man arrested after police find drugs and money during traffic stopPolice concerned about drug more powerful than heroin hitting the streets of Lo
Man arrested after police find drugs and money during traffic stop
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted yesterday
Police concerned about drug more powerful than heroin hitting the streets of LouisvillePolice concerned about drug more powerful than heroin hitting the streets of Louisville Fentanyl is supposed to be used to treat chronic pain but police say... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Indiana looks "dangerous" to Vitale after taking down IowaBLOOMINGTON, Ind. (WDRB) – First, I heard the voice. Then, I felt the hand on m
Indiana looks "dangerous" to Vitale after taking down Iowa
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted yesterday
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (WDRB) – First, I heard the voice. Then, I felt the hand on my right shoulder. Finally, I was being addressed by the legend – Dick Vitale – himself. The last time I saw Vitale was Dec. 2. That was the day Duke – and America –... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Rutgers men's basketball looking for answersPISCATAWAY — As Eddie Jordan spoke to reporters after practice Thursday, one co
Rutgers men's basketball looking for answers
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 2 days ago
PISCATAWAY — As Eddie Jordan spoke to reporters after practice Thursday, one could see a banner in the distance over his left shoulder bearing his name, honoring some of his achievements as one of Rutgers’ most legendary players. To the right of the... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Film study, offseason injury helped Devonte' Graham improve his 3-point shotLAWRENCE — Devonte’ Graham couldn’t resist the chance to take down a 76-year-ol
Film study, offseason injury helped Devonte' Graham improve his 3-point shot
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
LAWRENCE — Devonte’ Graham couldn’t resist the chance to take down a 76-year-old in one-on-one. It was pregame before Kansas’ 75-65 victory over West Virginia, and KU’s sophomore guard just happened to be in the right spot when ESPN analyst Dick... Read more
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Vavel
Indiana Hoosiers Host #4 Iowa Hawkeyes In Battle Of Big Ten Heavyweights10-02-2016 The Indiana Hoosiers will look to make a statement in the Big Ten ra
Indiana Hoosiers Host #4 Iowa Hawkeyes In Battle Of Big Ten Heavyweights
Vavel / Posted 3 days ago
10-02-2016 The Indiana Hoosiers will look to make a statement in the Big Ten race as they welcome in the Iowa Hawkeyes to Assembly Hall. Iowa comes in at 10-1 in the Big Ten... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Lucas misses out on double-double, but keys KU victoryLAWRENCE — Those who want to pan the performance Landen Lucas offered Kansas on
Lucas misses out on double-double, but keys KU victory
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
LAWRENCE — Those who want to pan the performance Landen Lucas offered Kansas on Tuesday night can point to one statistic. The junior forward was the lone starter who failed to score in double figures, finishing with nine points, as the No. 6... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Passaic man whose boyhood train accident attracted the attention of NBA stars dies at 55Clambering with friends on a freight train in Passaic 47 years ago, 9-year-old
Passaic man whose boyhood train accident attracted the attention of NBA stars dies at 55
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 4 days ago
Clambering with friends on a freight train in Passaic 47 years ago, 9-year-old Sammie Davis tumbled to the tracks as the train started to move. The wheels rolled over him. That horseplay cost the School 8 student his right arm and both legs — but... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Michigan State back on track for Final Four runIt was Jan. 20, and Michigan State — the No. 1 men's college basketball team in
Michigan State back on track for Final Four run
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 5 days ago
It was Jan. 20, and Michigan State — the No. 1 men's college basketball team in the country not three weeks earlier — had just lost its third straight game. And this one had come at home to unsung Nebraska. Searching for the proper words to calm a... Read more
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Bleacher Report
AP College Basketball Poll 2016: Complete Week 14 Rankings ReleasedAfter a brief stretch of avoiding the carnage around them, Oklahoma and North C
AP College Basketball Poll 2016: Complete Week 14 Rankings Released
Bleacher Report / Posted 5 days ago
After a brief stretch of avoiding the carnage around them, Oklahoma and North Carolina each faltered over the last seven days to break the Associated Press Top 25 wide open. Villanova moves into the No. 1 spot in a scattershot rankings, which saw... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Pitino on Ban: 'Wrong to Penalize These Kids'“Kill the university’s pocketbook and put it in a scholarship fund for needy ki
Pitino on Ban: 'Wrong to Penalize These Kids'
Bleacher Report / Posted 7 days ago
“Kill the university’s pocketbook and put it in a scholarship fund for needy kids to go to college,” said Pitino. “... We should be penalized, no question about it. But not this team. ... I think it’s wrong to penalize these kids. You hurt a lot of... Read more
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ESPN
Time to give Oklahoma's Buddy Hield the Wooden AwardThere are 38 days until Selection Sunday. Whether that seems like a long time p
Time to give Oklahoma's Buddy Hield the Wooden Award
ESPN / Posted 9 days ago
There are 38 days until Selection Sunday. Whether that seems like a long time probably depends on your perspective (or how close your favorite team is to the NCAA tournament bubble). Wherever you stand on the meaning of time, we can at least agree... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
No. 17 Miami takes care of Notre Dame, 79-70(AP) Anthony Lawrence Jr. scored a season-high 18 points on just six shots, Ang
No. 17 Miami takes care of Notre Dame, 79-70
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 10 days ago
(AP) Anthony Lawrence Jr. scored a season-high 18 points on just six shots, Angel Rodriguez added 12 points and No. 17 Miami beat Notre Dame 79-70 on Wednesday night. Ja'Quan Newton and Sheldon McClellan had 12 points apiece for the Hurricanes... Read more
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CBS Sports
Michigan shows the future of National Signing Day: An even bigger spectacleI have seen the future of National Signing Day, and it's Jim Harbaugh asking Lo
Michigan shows the future of National Signing Day: An even bigger spectacle
CBS Sports / Posted 10 days ago
I have seen the future of National Signing Day, and it's Jim Harbaugh asking Lou Holtz to dab on the stage of a star-studded, marketing extravaganza for Michigan. “What is a dab?” asked Holtz, who won the last national championship at Notre Dame, a... Read more
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Doctors Health Press
Dick Vitale Wants to Raise $2 Million for Pediatric Cancer College basketball analyst Dick Vitale has set his sights on raising $2 milli
Dick Vitale Wants to Raise $2 Million for Pediatric Cancer
Doctors Health Press / Posted 10 days ago
College basketball analyst Dick Vitale has set his sights on raising $2 million for the V Foundation for Cancer Research as part of an ongoing drive to improve treatments and outcomes for... Read more
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Bleacher Report
No. 19 Louisville Upsets No. 2 UNC, 71-65Another Top Five men's college basketball team went down Monday night as the No
No. 19 Louisville Upsets No. 2 UNC, 71-65
Bleacher Report / Posted 12 days ago
Another Top Five men's college basketball team went down Monday night as the No. 19 Louisville Cardinals defeated the No. 2 North Carolina Tar Heels, 71-65, at the KFC Yum! Center. Down go the Tar Heels! Louisville spoils UNC's 12-game win streak.... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Signing Day 2016: Hurricanes looking for a few good receiversMark Richt can sell recruits on the weather, palm trees and suburban Miami camp
Signing Day 2016: Hurricanes looking for a few good receivers
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 12 days ago
Mark Richt can sell recruits on the weather, palm trees and suburban Miami campus. He can tell them about the tradition-rich football program and his plans to restore its glory. If he’s speaking to a wide receiver, he can offer the potential for... Read more
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Maneater
The more days that go by, the more the Border War subsidesLAWRENCE, Kan. — The woman was a Kansas fan, of course. She wore a KU pullover
The more days that go by, the more the Border War subsides
Maneater / Posted 13 days ago
LAWRENCE, Kan. — The woman was a Kansas fan, of course. She wore a KU pullover that had the Jayhawk logo stitched on her left breast and she sat comfortably in a chair just a floor above the entrance to the Phog. She was working on game day inside... Read more
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The Oklahoman
OU basketball: What they're saying about Buddy Hield after the Sooners' win over LSUOklahoma's 77-75 win over LSU on Saturday created quite a buzz on social media,
OU basketball: What they're saying about Buddy Hield after the Sooners' win over LSU
The Oklahoman / Posted 14 days ago
Oklahoma's 77-75 win over LSU on Saturday created quite a buzz on social media, especially the highly-anticipated matchup between player of the year candidates Buddy Hield and Ben Simmons. Hield was the star, scoring a game-high 32 points while... Read more
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SportingNews
Roy Williams goes berserk over ESPN's 'Green Room' coverageRoy Williams, like many fans of college basketball, enjoys watching games when
Roy Williams goes berserk over ESPN's 'Green Room' coverage
SportingNews / Posted 15 days ago
Roy Williams, like many fans of college basketball, enjoys watching games when he's not working. And like many fans, Williams is fed up with all of ESPN's "green room" talk regarding the nation's best players and the NBA Draft. ESPN, led mainly by... Read more
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The Advocate
Johnny Jones: Don’t forget the supporting casts in LSU-Oklahoma gameBefore the Super Bowl hype machine really gets cranked up Sunday, there will be
Johnny Jones: Don’t forget the supporting casts in LSU-Oklahoma game
The Advocate / Posted 16 days ago
Before the Super Bowl hype machine really gets cranked up Sunday, there will be more than enough national TV hype surrounding Saturday’s basketball game between No. 1 Oklahoma and LSU in the Big 12/SEC Challenge. While it’ll be billed as a showcase... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Sports media notebook: 'ESPN Virtual 3' technology to be used on ABC's Saturday night NBA gamesESPN has announced it will debut "ESPN Virtual 3," a technology that illuminate
Sports media notebook: 'ESPN Virtual 3' technology to be used on ABC's Saturday night NBA games
The Oklahoman / Posted 16 days ago
ESPN has announced it will debut "ESPN Virtual 3," a technology that illuminates the 3-point line for every 3-point shot attempt, for the second edition of "NBA Saturday Primetime" when the San Antonio Spurs host the Cleveland Cavaliers at 7:30 p.m.... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Miami Hurricanes simply better than Duke Blue Devils in 80-69 winThe higher-ranked, deeper, more experienced team asserted itself, doing exactly
Miami Hurricanes simply better than Duke Blue Devils in 80-69 win
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 19 days ago
The higher-ranked, deeper, more experienced team asserted itself, doing exactly what it expected to do when it walked in the building that afternoon. It played smart, defended aggressively and shared the ball on offense. It remained confident and... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Big 12 basketball stature not that difficult to graspSomething tells me the media is aware of basketball strength in the Big 12. At
Big 12 basketball stature not that difficult to grasp
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 20 days ago
Something tells me the media is aware of basketball strength in the Big 12. Attention is not the same as that given to a snowstorm along the Eastern seaboard, but ... Jay Bilas and Dick Vitale have drifted in to help with Big Monday coverage. Not... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Indiana's improvement has placed Crean critics on mute (for nowLOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- The Tom Crean bashing has paused. But it has not fini
Indiana's improvement has placed Crean critics on mute (for now
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 22 days ago
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- The Tom Crean bashing has paused. But it has not finished. I’m uncomfortable with most college basketball predictions this season. I’m confident of that one. Let Crean lose one game that Indiana is not supposed to lose.... Read more
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WTHR Indianapolis
Well, whaddya know? The streaking Hoosiers are playing defenseThis is not the IU team we watched play something resembling basketball in Maui
Well, whaddya know? The streaking Hoosiers are playing defense
WTHR Indianapolis / Posted 25 days ago
This is not the IU team we watched play something resembling basketball in Maui, where the Hoosiers lost to Wake Forest and UNLV and played poorly in a victory over St. John's. This is not the IU team we saw get thoroughly dismantled – embarrassed,... Read more
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The News & Observer
Syracuse 64, Duke 62Photo Gallery: | News & Observer Duke guard Grayson Allen (3) leaves the cour
Syracuse 64, Duke 62
The News & Observer / Posted 26 days ago
Photo Gallery: | News & Observer Duke guard Grayson Allen (3) leaves the court in dejection after the Blue Devils were handed their third consecutive loss 64-62 at the hands of Syracuse in Cameron Indoor Stadium Monday, January... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Syracuse sees upset opportunity at Duke on MondayThe last time Syracuse University had a chance to upset an ACC power, the Orang
Syracuse sees upset opportunity at Duke on Monday
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 26 days ago
The last time Syracuse University had a chance to upset an ACC power, the Orange whiffed in the final minutes on Jan. 9 against North Carolina. They get a second crack Monday night at No. 6 Duke. Syracuse (12-7, 2-4) has won two straight — lopsided... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Pitino interested in UNLV coaching jobLOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - According to a report by the Las Vegas Review-Journal,
Pitino interested in UNLV coaching job
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 28 days ago
LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - According to a report by the Las Vegas Review-Journal, University of Louisville men's basketball coach Rick Pitino is interested in the same position at UNLV. The newspaper cities an unnamed source close to the Las Vegas... Read more
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The News & Observer
UNC finds a new way to win in 67-55 victory against NC State | News & Observer January 16, 2016 5:28 PM Tar Heels pull away in second h
UNC finds a new way to win in 67-55 victory against NC State
The News & Observer / Posted 28 days ago
| News & Observer January 16, 2016 5:28 PM Tar Heels pull away in second half and win despite their worst shooting... Read more
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The News & Observer
North Carolina 67, NC State 55 |Photo Gallery: 01.16.16 | News & Observer North Carolina Photo Gallery: 01.
North Carolina 67, NC State 55 |
The News & Observer / Posted 28 days ago
Photo Gallery: 01.16.16 | News & Observer North Carolina Photo Gallery: 01.16.16 N.C. State's Maverick Rowan (24) goes after the loose ball with North Carolina's Joel Berry II (2)... Read more
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The News & Observer
North Carolina 67, N.C. State 55 |Photo Gallery: 01.16.16 | News & Observer N.C. State's Maverick Rowan (24) go
North Carolina 67, N.C. State 55 |
The News & Observer / Posted 28 days ago
Photo Gallery: 01.16.16 | News & Observer N.C. State's Maverick Rowan (24) goes after the loose ball with North Carolina's Joel Berry II (2) during the first half of N.C. State's game against UNC at the Smith... Read more
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