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Notre Dame races by Wichita State 81-70 for Elite Eight spot

Notre Dame's Pat Connaughton (24) shoots as Wichita State's Ron Baker defends during the first half of a college basketball game in the NCAA men's tournament regional semifinals, Thursday, March 26, 2015, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/David Richard)

CLEVELAND (AP) — Notre Dame’s march through March is picking up speed.

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Nevada coach Musselman gets 5-year, $2M deal; Pack will run

RENO, Nev. (AP) — The state Board of Regents has approved a five-year contract worth $2 million for new Nevada basketball coach Eric Musselman.

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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) — Being comfortable on college basketball’s biggest stage has never been a problem for Kim Mulkey.

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Iona gives Tim Cluess extension through 2019-20

NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. (AP) — Tim Cluess, who has led Iona to 118 wins and two NCAA Tournaments in five seasons, had his contract extended through 2019-20.

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NC State’s Barber says all is OK with Obama after profanity

North Carolina State's Cat Barber (12) drives around Cincinnati's Octavius Ellis (2) during the first half of NCAA college basketball game in this Dec. 30, 2014 file photo taken in Raleigh, N.C. Barber used an unexpected Sweet 16 berth to take a cutting remark at President Barack Obama. He was caught by TV cameras Saturday March 21, 2015 saying "What ... (is) wrong with Barack Obama" to his teammates in the locker room.  (AP Photo/The News & Observer, Ethan Hyman, FILE)

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — N.C. State’s Cat Barber says things are square again with President Barack Obama.

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