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Nembhard backs out of draft, announces transfer from Florida

Nembhard celebrates with teammate

Florida fans accepted the initial departure of point guard Andrew Nembhard. Losing him twice, however, is a sucker punch to the gut. On Saturday, Jeff Goodman reported via Twitter that Nembhard planned to withdraw from the NBA Draft and transfer. He also declared for the draft after his freshman year …

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Coach K Wins 1,000th Game as a Ranked Blue Devil

The winningest college basketball coach of all time has another milestone under his belt. Sixth-ranked Duke defeated Virginia Tech Saturday night by a comfortable 88-64 score. Guard Cassius Stanley logged 21 points while fellow freshmen Vernon Carey and Matthew Hurt each chipped in with 16. The most important number of …

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Seminoles Basketball Falls to Duke

The No. 8 Florida State Seminoles (20-4, 10-3 conf.) fell to No. 7 Duke (21-3, 11-2 conf.) 70-65 on Monday in a fierce ACC matchup. The Seminoles left everything on the court yesterday but failed overall to push past the Blue Devils. Shooting Shortcomings Following a three-game win streak, FSU …

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Saban Hoping for Stronger Start Against New Mexico State

Despite blowing out Duke 42-7 last weekend, Alabama head coach Nick Saban wasn’t satisfied with his team’s start but did like how his team fought the entire game. Even though the Crimson Tide went scoreless in the first quarter, they finished with 512 yards of total offense while controlling the …

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Vanderbilt ahead of NCAA World Series Match vs. Louisville

The No. 2 national seed, Vanderbilt, will open up the NCAA World Series against No. 7 seeded, Louisville, on Sunday. Vandy’s 54-11 Season A special year marches on.#RoadToOmaha | #VandyBoys pic.twitter.com/zX3tRWTWZD — Vanderbilt Baseball (@VandyBoys) June 10, 2019 The Vanderbilt Commodores ended their regular season with a 45-10 overall record …

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Daniel Jones is Settling in with the New York Giants

Many were surprised with the New York Giants’ No. 6 overall pick Daniel Jones. Even with his comparisons to Eli Manning, the media and fans were not expecting the Giants to draft a quarterback with their first pick in the draft. The Giants overlooked quarterbacks Dwane Haskins and Drew Lock …

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Zion Williamson Declares for NBA Draft Following Historic Season

In a decision shocking to no watcher of college basketball, Duke freshman Zion Williamson will enter the NBA Draft. The power forward captivated the league all year with demoralizing dunks and blocks for the ages. Williamson is the 27th freshman to submit his name to the process. “The Best Year …

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Final Four: Michigan State Spartans Versus the Texas Tech Red Raiders

Then there were four. The NCAA Tournament is down to the Final Four, with Michigan State facing Texas Tech and Auburn facing Virginia. Michigan State versus Texas Tech The second semifinal matchup on Saturday features the Michigan State Spartans and the Texas Tech Red Raiders. Both teams had to get through …

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Michigan State Spartans Shock Duke 68-67, Advance to Final Four

The 2-seeded Spartans knock off top-seeded Duke behind Cassius Winston’s team-high 20 points. Head coach Tom Izzo and company did not let the nation’s top freshman player Zion Williamson get in their way of reaching the Final Four since 2015. Their 68-67 victory keeps their hopes alive in search of …

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