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Suggs exits Gonzaga matchup with ankle injury

Covers college basketball Joined ESPN.com in 2011 Graduate of Minnesota State University, Mankato Jalen Suggs, the electrifying Gonzaga freshman and projected first-round NBA draft pick, suffered a left ankle injury and had to be carried off the floor late in the first half of the team’s matchup against No. 11 West Virginia in the Jimmy […]

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Gonzaga still No. 1; Nova, UVa tumble in AP poll

The first Associated Press men’s college basketball poll of the regular season remained steady at the top. The rest, predictably, was filled with change as teams exceeded or failed to live up to preseason expectations. Gonzaga and Baylor remained Nos. 1-2 in the poll released Monday. The Zags received 57 of 63 first-place votes from […]

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Melbourne clubs rule out signing Bogut

Melbourne United and South East Melbourne Phoenix have ruled out signing Australian great Andrew Bogut for the upcoming NBL season. The NBA title winner and Boomers centre is poised to update fans on his playing future on Tuesday morning but both Melbourne NBL clubs and the Brisbane Bullets told The Age on Monday they weren't […]

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Andrew Bogut set to announce future

Andrew Bogut won’t be making an NBL return with one of the two Melbourne teams this season. The NBA championship winner is set to announce his playing future on Tuesday after months of uncertainty. Since parting ways with the Kings in late May, Bogut has been spending time with family, in his hometown of Melbourne, […]

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Cambage’s Flyers wins battle of WNBL stars over Heal’s Fire

In the battle of the WNBL’s biggest star against one of its brightest rising stars the veteran won out, with Liz Cambage’s Southside Flyers easily beating Shyla Heal’s Townsville Fire 94-70 on Saturday. The clash between the dominating Cambage and the up-and-coming Heal – the daughter of Australian basketball royalty in Shane Heal – loomed […]

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WVU to replace Vols in Jimmy V Classic vs. Zags

Basketball recruiting insider. Joined ESPN in 2014. Graduate of University of Delaware. West Virginia is replacing Tennessee in next week’s Jimmy V Classic, it was announced on Wednesday. West Virginia will face preseason No. 1 Gonzaga next Wednesday night in Indianapolis. The other game in the event features No. 2 Baylor vs. No. 8 Illinois. […]