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Virginia Tech’s leading scorer Adam Smith transferring

BLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) — Virginia Tech’s leading scorer last season, Adam Smith, will finish his college basketball career at another school.

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Australia’s Gotsis an anchor for Georgia Tech defense

FILE- In this Dec. 29, 2014, file photo, Georgia Tech defensive lineman Adam Gotsis answers questions during media day for the Orange Bowl NCAA college football game in Miami Gardens, Fla. Gotsis appeared to be a curiosity when he was signed by Georgia Tech out of Australia three years ago. Now, preparing for his senior season, the defensive tackle is a standout with a probable future in the NFL. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee, File)

ATLANTA (AP) — Adam Gotsis wasn’t on any of the recruiting lists when the Australian signed with Georgia Tech three years ago in what looked like a strange experiment.

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University of Hawaii officials name new athletic director

HONOLULU (AP) — David Matlin has been named athletic director of the University of Hawaii, more than two decades after he was first hired as a university marketing assistant for $6 an hour.

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Mulkey, Lady Bears confident as ever entering Sweet 16

The Baylor bench, led by head coach Kim Mulkey front right, celebrate a 3-point basket against Arkansas in the second half of a women's college basketball game in the second round of the NCAA tournament Sunday, March 22, 2015, in Waco, Texas. Baylor won 73-44. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Led by Hall of Fame coach Kim Mulkey, Baylor enters its matchup in the women’s NCAA Tournament against Iowa as confident as ever.

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Florida State, Arizona State square off in women’s Sweet 16

Florida State head coach Sue Semrau talks to her bench during the second half of a women's college basketball game against Florida Gulf Coast in the second round of the NCAA tournament in Tallahassee, Fla., Monday March 23, 2015. Florida State defeated Florida Gulf Coast 65-47. (AP Photo/Mark Wallheiser)

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — For years, Florida State and Arizona State have been fighting their way up the ladder in women’s basketball.

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