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T.J. McConnell's Career At Arizona May Be Over, But The Next Level Is An Option

By Danny Cox

Name: T.J. McConnell #4
University: Arizona
Year: Senior
Height: 6’1″
Weight: 195 lbs.
Hometown: Pittsburgh, PA
Position: Guard

T.J. McConnell was in tears and hugging Arizona head coach Sean Miller as the Wisconsin Badgers defeated the Wildcats 85-78 in the Elite 8 of the 2015 NCAA Tournament. 603 more words

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Zags Can Build Around Sabonis Next Season

By Dave Thomas

Name: Domantas Sabonis
University: Gonzaga
Year: Freshman
Height: 6′ 10″
Weight: 231 lbs.
Hometown: Kaunas, Lithuania
Position: Forward

There is always a need for a big man in the NBA, so don’t be surprised to see some of this season’s top big guys in the collegiate ranks snatched up in the next NBA Draft. 560 more words

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Jerian Grant Brought His Family Legacy To Notre Dame And Now Looks To Continue In The NBA

By Danny Cox

Name: Jerian Grant #22
University: Notre Dame
Year: Senior
Height: 6’5″
Weight: 202 lbs.
Hometown: Bowie, Maryland
Position: Guard

Anyone that knows about basketball knows about the famed Grant twins, Harvey and Horace, who played for years in the NBA and brought much success to their family. 568 more words

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Winston Shepard Could Be Key Piece Of 2015-16 Aztecs

By Dave Thomas

Name: Winston Shepard
University: San Diego State
Year: Junior
Height: 6′ 8″
Weight: 210 lbs.
Hometown: Houston, Texas
Position: Forward

While the San Diego State Aztecs certainly would have preferred a longer run in the 2015 installment of March Madness, there are some pieces coming back next season to build around. 508 more words

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Local Rising Stars: Villanova's Ryan Arcidiacono

By Kevin McGuire

Name: Ryan Arcidiacono
University: Villanova University
Year: Junior
Height: 6′-3″
Weight: 195 lb.
Hometown: Langhorne, Pa
Position: Guard

Villanova’s run in the NCAA Tournament may have ended before many around Nova Nation would have liked, but the future of the program remains bright. 537 more words

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Travis Trice Provides Senior Leadership Down The Stretch

By Chris Morgan

Name: Travis Trice
University: Michigan State University
Year: Senior
Height: 6’0”
Weight: 170
Hometown:Huber Heights, OH
Position: G

For most of the season, Denzel Valentine led the way for the Michigan State Spartans. 534 more words

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Hassan Martin Shows A Lot Of Promise In Only His Second Season With URI

By Will Connolly

Name: Hassan Martin – #12
University: Rhode Island
Year: Sophomore
Height: 6-7
Weight: 230 lbs.
Hometown: Staten Island, N.Y.
Position: Forward

As the second leading scorer and No. 448 more words

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