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Why Marvin Bagley III is so Important

Even if you follow college basketball recruiting closely, which not many people do, you may not have heard of Marvin Bagley. The discussion of this year’s college recruiting class has been dominated by names like Michael Porter Jr., DeAndre Ayton, and Mohamed Bamba – and for good reason. 628 more words

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Growth, consistency help Utah's Huntley earn starting QB job

SALT LAKE CITY — Tyler Huntley was a bit of a wild man on the field as a freshman quarterback for Utah. The elite athleticism was there, but he wasn’t really running the offence. 677 more words

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With Brian Kelly's Job on the Line, the Irish Look to Respond

Last season’s 4-8 record was one to forget for the Fighting Irish. It started out with so much promise, excitement, and national attention during the preseason, and for good reason. 698 more words

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Stanford coach Shaw: replacing McCaffrey to be a team effort

Two big questions for Stanford this college football season were answered not long after coach David Shaw arrived Down Under.

And he did it with a most appropriate, Australian-style response: No worries. 494 more words

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Minshew, not Sirk, will start at QB for East Carolina

GREENVILLE, N.C. — Gardner Minshew will begin the season as East Carolina’s starting quarterback after beating out Duke transfer Thomas Sirk.

Coach Scottie Montgomery announced the decision following practice Tuesday. 77 more words

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NC State dismisses 2 players, suspends 3 for misconduct

RALEIGH, N.C. — North Carolina State coach Dave Doeren has dismissed two players from the team and suspended three others for violating athletics department and team rules pertaining to marijuana and alcohol. 337 more words

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Virginia's Zaccheaus eager for expanded role with Cavaliers

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — Bronco Mendenhall and his staff are going to have to spread around the playmaking duties on the Cavaliers offence.

Gone is tailback Taquan Mizzell, the senior who accounted for nearly 70 per cent of the team’s rushing yards last year and led the Cavaliers with 52 pass receptions. 509 more words

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