Posts Tagged Men’s basketball

No. 1 Kentucky, UCLA prepare to meet in Chicago

UCLA forward Kevon Looney, right, celebrates a basket as Gonzaga guard Gary Bell Jr. watches the replay during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Los Angeles, Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014. Gonzaga won 87-74. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — A quick glance at top-ranked Kentucky’s meeting with UCLA and it looks like another marquee opponent that could struggle to keep up with the Wildcats’ platoon system.

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Hain has 17 and 17, Youngstown State beats Wilberforce 92-71

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — Bobby Hain had 17 points and 17 rebounds to lead Youngstown State past Wilberforce 92-71 on Friday.

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Wyoming’s Derek Cooke focusing on strengths

LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — Derek Cooke Jr. isn’t trying to do it all.

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Larceny charge against Celtics coach will be dismissed

FRAMINGHAM, Mass. (AP) — Boston Celtics assistant coach Walter McCarty has agreed to pay more than $20,000 to a contractor for the purchase and installation of kitchen cabinets, and in exchange a larceny charge will be dismissed.

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Former NBA center Milicic loses kickboxing debut

Former NBA player Darko Milicic, right, fights against Radovan Radojcin during their kickboxing match at the Soul Night of Champions, in Novi Sad, Serbia, Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014. Milicic is switching from basketball to kickboxing. (AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic)

NOVI SAD, Serbia (AP) — Former NBA center Darko Milicic, a 7-foot Serb who spent 10 years with various teams after being the second overall pick in the 2003 draft behind LeBron James, has lost his first kickboxing fight.

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