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12 Potential Coaching Candidates to Replace Rick Barnes at Texas

When fans think of the best coaching destinations in college basketball, few may name Texas as one of the top names. True, the Longhorns are...
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Elite Eight Game Preview and Predictions: Gonzaga vs. Duke

Name an achievement at Gonzaga and Mark Few has done it: win conference titles, go to the NCAA Tournament, win postseason games, produced All-...
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Elite Eight Game Preview and Predictions: Michigan State vs. Louisville

For most of the season, Rick Pitino and Tom Izzo said they didn’t have teams capable of doing what their previous teams had done in the...
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Elite Eight preview and predictions: Notre Dame vs. Kentucky

Notre Dame may be the best team Kentucky has played all season. That’s worth saying right here right now since Notre Dame probably won...
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Elite Eight preview: Arizona vs. Wisconsin

Opportunities like the one Arizona is facing don’t come around all that often. And this doesn’t just refer to an Elite Eight...
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Ohio State Shows off National Championship Rings

Ohio State claimed college football’s first playoff trophy with a 42-20 win over Oregon on Jan. 12. And thanks to a few tweets from the staff...
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Potential Coaching Candidates to Replace Donnie Tyndall at Tennessee

Tennessee needs a coach ... again. The coaching turmoil with Tennessee’s football and men’s basketball continued Friday with the...
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Auburn Tigers 2015 Schedule and Analysis

Auburn’s offense will be virtually unstoppable as long as Gus Malzahn is in charge on The Plains. But with the addition of Will Muschamp...
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Ranking the NBA's hottest coaching seats

6. Melvin Hunt, Denver Nuggets / James Borrego, Orlando MagicWhile Hunt has done well as the Nuggets’ interim man, and holds onto a chance to...
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Top 30 Golfers for the 2015 Majors: No. 9 Matt Kuchar

They’re the cream of the major championship crop, circa 2015 — the Athlon Major Championship Dream Team. Leading up to The Masters, we...
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Mississippi State Bulldogs 2015 Spring Football Preview

Dan Mullen led Mississippi State to unprecedented heights in 2014. The Bulldogs had a record-setting, Heisman-caliber quarterback and a veteran...
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Pro Sports' 20 Worst Teammates of All-Time

There are many different ways for a locker room to implode, splinter and almost assuredly fail to accomplish much of anything. Many times, these...
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Texas Longhorns 2015 Spring Football Preview

Charlie Strong probably feels like he cleared one hurdle in his first season at Texas. He reestablished a physicality and toughness in the...
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Sweet 16 Game Preview and Predictions: Michigan State vs. Oklahoma

It wouldn’t be fair to Tom Izzo to call Michigan State’s run to the Sweet 16 unlikely. Really, it is business as usual for the Spartans...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Sweet 16 Game Preview and Predictions: Utah vs. Duke

Recent years have been a renaissance of basketball in the West. Arizona is a Final Four contender again. UCLA is back in the Sweet 16 in consecutive...
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Sweet 16 Game Preview and Predictions: NC State vs. Louisville

Before this season, Louisville and NC State hadn’t faced each other in a game since 1988. The coaches at that time were Denny Crum and Jim...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Dean Smith Leaves $200 for "Dinner Out" for Each of his Players

Legendary North Carolina coach Dean Smith was renowned for his relationship with everyone who played for him during his 36 years with the Tar Heels...
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Sweet 16 Game Preview and Predictions: UCLA vs. Gonzaga

Gonzaga is one of the nation’s most consistent basketball programs and, really, one of the great success stories in the sport. Who would...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Wisconsin's Nigel Hayes Has Embarrassing Moment Caught on Hot Mic

Wisconsin’s Nigel Hayes already familiarized himself with the NCAA’s stenographers. Now he’s learning a little something about a...
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Athlon's Essential 11 Links of the Day: March 26, 2015

This is your daily links roundup of our favorite sports and entertainment posts on the web for March 26: • Seems like Ronda Rousey's...
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Washington Huskies 2015 Schedule and Analysis

Chris Petersen isn’t accustomed to losing. Washington lost more games in Pac-12 play in Petersen’s debut (5) than he did the three...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

10 best coaches who have never been to the Final Four

The Sweet 16 will feature its share of powerhouse coaches. Nine of the coaches in the regional semifinals have a grand total of 41 Final Four...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

New England Patriots Who Must Step Up in 2015

Roster turnover in the NFL is inevitable and no one knows this better than the New England Patriots, who have put together the best record in the...
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The Cavaliers have been spanking the Western Conference

All the talk about the Cleveland Cavaliers, these days, has been about the drama between their personalities. Perhaps you heard that Kevin Love...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Jets Players Help Girl with Promposal

Michael Pagano asked Sarah Kardonsky to prom, but she already had a date. Pagano has autism and is a big Jets fan. Kardonsky explained the situation...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss
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