Posts Tagged Men’s basketball

Iowa St G Hallice Cooke set for hip surgeries

AMES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa State guard Hallice Cooke is having surgery to repair cartilage tears in both hips and will be out 6-8 months.

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Massive cheating scandal at UNC involved athletes

Kenneth Wainstein, lead investigator into academic irregularities at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, holds a copy of his findings following a special joint meeting of the University of North Carolina Board of Governors and the UNC-Chapel Hill Board of Trustees in Chapel Hill, N.C., Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014. The findings revealed academic fraud involving more than 3,100 students. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — Bogus classes and automatic A’s and B’s are at the heart of a cheating scandal at the University of North Carolina that lasted nearly two decades, encompassing about 3,100 students — nearly half of them athletes.

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New LeBron banner to be unveiled before opener

Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James, right, drives to the basket against Chicago Bulls' Tony Snell during the fourth quarter of an NBA preseason basketball game Monday, Oct. 20, 2014, in Columbus, Ohio. The Cavaliers beat the Bulls 107-98. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)

CLEVELAND (AP) — The new gigantic banner celebrating LeBron James’ return to Cleveland will be unveiled Oct. 30 before the Cavaliers open the NBA season.

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ETSU reaches deal to use Freedom Hall

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (AP) — East Tennessee State University’s men’s basketball team now has a home to play games in.

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Suns rookie Warren sidelined by thumb injury

PHOENIX (AP) — Phoenix Suns rookie forward T.J. Warren has a small crack in a bone in his left thumb.

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