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Nov 16

Michigan vs. Wisconsin, who will win? (Yahoo Sports)

The Wolverines play the Badgers in Week 12 and Dr. Saturday predicts who’s going to take home the win.

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Nov 15

Indefinite suspension is fine for now, but UCLA trio should have to sit for awhile (Yahoo Sports)

Indefinite suspension is fine for now, but UCLA trio should have to sit for awhile

A brief suspension isn’t sufficient punishment for sparking an international incident, nor is immediate expulsion fair either. UCLA must find the middle ground.

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Nov 15

UCLA indefinitely suspends three players arrested for shoplifting in China (Yahoo Sports)

LiAngelo Ball, Cody Riley and Jalen Hill each apologized for their actions and expressed gratitude for those who helped get them home safely.

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Nov 15

Concerns about heralded freshman's eligibility detract from Kansas' victory (Yahoo Sports)

Concerns about heralded freshman's eligibility detract from Kansas' victory

Billy Preston sat out the Jayhawks’ victory over Kentucky as the school seeks “a clearer financial picture” about the vehicle he was driving Saturday.

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Nov 15

Grayson Allen shifts focus from his behavior to his talent with 37-point barrage (Yahoo Sports)

All the attention that college basketball’s most polarizing player has received for tripping opposing players, throwing tantrums or embellishing contact can sometimes obscure something important. Grayson Allen is still an awfully good player.

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Nov 14

NCAA reconsiders, grants NC State's Braxton Beverly waiver to play right away (Yahoo Sports)

NCAA reconsiders, grants NC State's Braxton Beverly waiver to play right away

The NCAA’s initial decision to force Beverly to sit out this season drew widespread criticism for being overly harsh.

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Nov 14

Why suspension — not expulsion — is the appropriate punishment for UCLA three (Yahoo Sports)

LiAngelo Ball, Cody Riley and Jalen Hill avoided significant punishment from Chinese authorities. prison. Now the question is whether UCLA will wield a stronger hammer.

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Nov 14

Sources: Three UCLA basketball players are leaving China, returning home (Yahoo Sports)

The UCLA trio arrested last week in China is on the way home. LiAngelo Ball, Cody Riley and Jalen Hill are leaving China and flying back to Los Angeles, sources confirmed to Yahoo Sports on Tuesday morning.

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Nov 14

Why Michael Porter Jr. wasn't on Missouri's bench for Monday's victory (Yahoo Sports)

Why Michael Porter Jr. wasn't on Missouri's bench for Monday's victory

The heralded freshman forward aggravated an undisclosed left leg injury Friday and watched Monday’s game from the Missouri locker room.

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Nov 14

Three key factors that will decide both Champions Classic showdowns (Yahoo Sports)

Three key factors that will decide both Champions Classic showdowns

This year’s star-studded doubleheader pits No. 1 Duke against No. 2 Michigan State and No. 4 Kansas against No. 7 Kentucky. Not too shabby.

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Nov 12

Louisville basketball gets first look at life post-Pitino (Yahoo Sports)

Louisville basketball gets first look at life post-Pitino

In Rick Pitino’s absence, Louisville moves tentatively forward into an uncertain future. The only certainty is that it will be quieter — for better and for worse.

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Nov 11

Snap judgments from college basketball's chaotic opening night (Yahoo Sports)

Archie Miller’s Indiana debut did not go as planned. After college basketball’s most scandal-plagued offseason in years, something came along to provide a much-needed distraction from the discussion of bribery, corruption, subpoenas and wiretaps. Twe…

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Nov 10

Duke may have 2019's top two picks after landing Canadian phenom R.J. Barrett (Yahoo Sports)

Duke may have 2019's top two picks after landing Canadian phenom R.J. Barrett

Barrett, 2018’s No. 1 recruit, joins a Blue Devils class that already includes prized small forward Cam Reddish and point guard Tre Jones.

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Nov 10

Oklahoma State holds out star guard Jeffrey Carroll amid eligibility concerns (Yahoo Sports)

Oklahoma State holds out star guard Jeffrey Carroll amid eligibility concerns

Carroll, the Big 12’s leading returning scorer, must sit until the school finishes a review stemming from the FBI probe into college basketball.

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Nov 10

Stephen Curry kicks a basketball into a hoop (Yahoo Sports)

Stephen Curry kicks a basketball into a hoop from long range

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Nov 09

Two-Man Game: Lonzo Ball adjusting to the NBA (Yahoo Sports)

Chris Mannix and Brian Scalabrine on how Lonzo Ball’s game has adjusted to the NBA level and if his shot or his defense is the biggest obstacle to his success.

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