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Mateen Cleaves among analysts on Final Four homer broadcasts

NEW YORK (AP) — Michigan State great Mateen Cleaves and Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski’s son-in-law are among the commentators who will call the “homer” broadcasts during the Final Four.

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Maryland uses versatility to earn return trip to Final Four

Tennessee's Jordan Reynolds (0) shoots against Maryland's Brionna Jones (42) during the second half of a women's college basketball regional final game in the NCAA tournament, Monday, March 30, 2015, in Spokane, Wash. Maryland won 58-48. (AP Photo/Young Kwak)

COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — Using a vastly different blueprint from a year ago, Maryland is back in the Final Four.

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3 more sentences next in Toledo sports bribery probe

In this May 14, 2009 file photo provided by U.S. Marshals is former University of Toledo football player Adam Cuomo of Hagersville, Ontario, Canada.  Cuomo, who admitted taking money from Detroit-area gambler Ghazi Manni to provide information about the Rockets or their opponents, will be sentenced in a sports bribery scheme that occurred years ago at the Ohio school. (AP Photo/U.S. Marshalls Service)

DETROIT (AP) — Three former football players at the University of Toledo have been placed on probation for their roles in a sports bribery scheme that occurred years ago at the Ohio school.

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Breanna Stewart, Jewell Loyd top AP women’s All-America team

In this Jan. 28, 2015, file photo, Connecticut’s Breanna Stewart, right, blocks a shot attempt by East Carolina’s I'Tiana Taylor as Connecticut's Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis, left, defends during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Hartford, Conn. Stewart was selected to the AP All-America team, Tuesday, March 31, 2015. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill, File)

Breanna Stewart is among the best players in women’s basketball, and she never takes it for granted.

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AP Source: Vols agree to hire former Texas coach Rick Barnes

In this Feb. 2015, file photo, Texas head coach Rick Barnes calls to his players during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Iowa State in Austin, Texas. Barnes, who shaped Texas into a national basketball power with three Big 12 championships and 16 NCAA Tournament appearances in 17 years, will be released after yet another quick exit from the postseason, people with knowledge of the decision told The Associated Press on Saturday. (AP Photo/Eric Gay, File)

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Just two days after leaving Texas, Rick Barnes has landed at Tennessee.

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