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A college basketball bubble appears to be coming to Louisville – Card Chronicle
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A college basketball bubble appears to be coming to Louisville – Card Chronicle

With the basic framework for the 2020-21 college basketball season now (sort of) in place, the primary task for programs across the country is how to fill their newly allotted number of non-conference games before the Nov. 25 start of the campaign. The most commonly tossed around idea has been a bunch of bubbles —…

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Basketball Federation Secures Deal For Divisions 1 And 2 League – TVC News Nigeria

Basketball Federation Secures Deal For Divisions 1 And 2 League – YouTube

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SDSU, college basketball world await NCAA scheduling decision – The San Diego Union-Tribune
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SDSU, college basketball world await NCAA scheduling decision – The San Diego Union-Tribune

The college basketball season could start Nov. 20, 21, 23, 25. Or Dec. 4. Or not until January.Or maybe it will be open Nov. 10, as previously scheduled, after all.The NCAA’s Division I Council is expected to pick a date when it meets virtually Wednesday, along with a whole host of other parameters and guidelines…

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Former MSU basketball player recommended to be banned from university, ESPN reports – The State News
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Former MSU basketball player recommended to be banned from university, ESPN reports – The State News

According to a report by ESPN, Michigan State University has recommended a ban of former basketball player Brock Washington due to sexual misconduct. This would result in Washington being permanently banned from taking any classes at the university as well as a two year ban from campus.  In January 2020, a woman accused Washington of…

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Arkansas gets basketball commitment from No. 44 recruit Chance Moore – ESPN Philippines
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Arkansas gets basketball commitment from No. 44 recruit Chance Moore – ESPN Philippines

5:40 AM PHTJeff BorzelloESPN Staff Writer Close Basketball recruiting insider. Joined ESPN in 2014. Graduate of University of Delaware.Chance Moore, who is ranked No. 44 in the 2021 ESPN 100, announced his commitment to Arkansas on Saturday, giving Eric Musselman his fifth ranked prospect since taking over the Razorbacks.Moore chose Arkansas over a long list…

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Arkansas gets basketball commitment from No. 44 recruit Chance Moore – ESPN Australia
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Arkansas gets basketball commitment from No. 44 recruit Chance Moore – ESPN Australia

9:40 PM GMTJeff BorzelloESPN Staff Writer Close Basketball recruiting insider. Joined ESPN in 2014. Graduate of University of Delaware.Chance Moore, who is ranked No. 44 in the 2021 ESPN 100, announced his commitment to Arkansas on Saturday, giving Eric Musselman his fifth ranked prospect since taking over the Razorbacks.Moore chose Arkansas over a long list…

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Basketball player dies: Former Florida State player Michael Ojo dies in… – The Sportsrush
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Basketball player dies: Former Florida State player Michael Ojo dies in… – The Sportsrush

Former Florida state player, Michael Ojo has died in Serbia because of a heart attack that he suffered while training.Michael Ojo died due to a Cardiac attack during individual training in Serbia. His former team Red Star Belgrade has confirmed the news. The statement said, ” The sudden and Shocking death has deeply shaken everybody…

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JUST IN: Nigerian Basketball Star, Ojo, Dies in Serbia – thewillnigeria
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JUST IN: Nigerian Basketball Star, Ojo, Dies in Serbia – thewillnigeria

Michael-Ojo BEVERLY HILLS, August 07, (THEWILL) – A Nigerian basketball player, Michael Ojo who previously played for Red Star Belgrade, died at the age of 27 during a training session in the Serbian capital on Friday, the club said. The club couldn’t confirm the cause of death, but local media reported that Ojo suffered a…

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Ex-FSU Basketball Player Michael Ojo Dead At 27 After Heart Attack – TMZ
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Ex-FSU Basketball Player Michael Ojo Dead At 27 After Heart Attack – TMZ

Michael Ojo Ex-FSU Hoops Player Dead At 27 … After Heart Attack 8/7/2020 10:01 AM PT Breaking News 9:58 AM PT — Florida State has released a statement on Ojo’s passing … saying, “We would like to express our deepest sympathy to the family, friends and former teammates of Michael.” “Michael was a team captain,…

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Basketball returns with virtual fans, social justice – Good Morning America

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Iowa men’s basketball team stops workouts after two players test positive for COVID-19 – Iowa City Press Citizen
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Iowa men’s basketball team stops workouts after two players test positive for COVID-19 – Iowa City Press Citizen

Mark Emmert, Hawk Central Published 11:58 a.m. CT July 28, 2020 | Updated 12:53 p.m. CT July 28, 2020CLOSE The Iowa football coach speaks on June 3 about his role in speaking out on racism and police violence, as well as what he’s trying to learn. Hawk CentralIOWA CITY, Ia. — Two Iowa men’s basketball players…

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PITT BASKETBALL RECRUIT DECOMMITS – wccsradio.com
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PITT BASKETBALL RECRUIT DECOMMITS – wccsradio.com

Pitt basketball may be losing a star recruit. Jalen Hood-Schifino, who verbally committed to Pitt coach Jeff Capel as a high school sophomore last year, yesterday re-opened his recruiting.  His stock has been rising and he is getting lots of offers from big-time programs, including Pitt’s ACC rivals Clemson, Virginia tech, Boston College, Georgia Tech,…

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Converse Basketball Continues Growth, Signs Shai Gilgeous-Alexander – Forbes
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Converse Basketball Continues Growth, Signs Shai Gilgeous-Alexander – Forbes

A summer 2020 All Star Pro BB model from Converse, part of the brand’s growing presence in … [+] basketball. Converse The past year of Converse basketball has taken the oldest brand in the sport in completely modern directions. And that continues in year two of the brand’s reentry to basketball with the July 8…

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The Basketball Tournament expert picks — Two teams are on everyone’s list – ESPN
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The Basketball Tournament expert picks — Two teams are on everyone’s list – ESPN

Jul 2, 2020ESPN staffThis year’s edition of The Basketball Tournament is unique for a multitude of reasons. Due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, the event is positioned to offer American fans the first televised team basketball event since the NBA suspended its season in March. But the TBT will also benefit from an abundance of…

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How The Basketball Tournament Is Taking Precautions For Seventh Annual Winner-Takes-All Event – Forbes
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How The Basketball Tournament Is Taking Precautions For Seventh Annual Winner-Takes-All Event – Forbes

Former Houston Rockets guard Joe Johnson is playing for Overseas Elite in The Basketball Tournament, … [+] a winner-takes-all event that starts on Saturday in Columbus, Ohio. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli) ASSOCIATED PRESS As the coronavirus pandemic began causing the cancellations or postponements of sporting events in mid-March, Jon Mugar started wondering what would happen to…

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