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Unfair to rush to any judgement on UCLA after Shabazz’s first game

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BROOKLYN – All things considered, Shabazz Muhammad didn’t play too badly in his first game as a collegian. He finished with 15 points on 5-10 shooting in 25 minutes of action, although a couple of those buckets came in the final minute with the outcome, a 78-70 loss to Georgetown in the semifinals of the [more]

Arizona State fans have high hopes for point guard Jahii Carson

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The 2011-12 season was a bad one for Arizona State, as the Sun Devils won just 10 games and finished tenth in the Pac-12. A major issue for Herb Sendek was the fact that one of his two most talented players wasn’t cleared to play. That would be point guard Jahii Carson, who did not [more]

Arizona State assistant Scott Pera reportedly leaving to join staff at Penn

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Arizona State assistant Scott Pera is leaving the Sun Devils to become the top assistant at the University of Pennsylvania, Doug Haller of the Arizona Republic is reporting. Pera has been with Arizona State for six years, but now accepts a position closer to his hometown and family in Hershey, Penn. “It’s been an emotional [more]

The Morning Mix

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If I didn’t know better, I’d think Team USA is out there trying to prove to Magic and M.J. that 2012 is better than 1992. When did the Dream Team ever win by 85? When did the Dream Team ever score 156 points in one game? Nigeria never had a chance. But former-George Mason star [more]

In savvy business move, Kentucky’s Anthony Davis trademarks “Fear the Brow”

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People might now “Fear the Brow” because they’ll have to pay royalties to use it. Soon-to-be No. 1 overall pick Anthony Davis has made it official, filing paperwork to trademark two phrases that have helped to shape his on-court persona at Kentucky, Darren Rovell of CNBC is reporting. “I don’t want anyone to try to [more]