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While eager to begin a professional NBA career, those players with enough skill to become eligible for the draft process should consider the danger of not completing their college degree.
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INDIANAPOLIS, April 3 /PRNewswire/ -- John Calipari, head coach of the University of Kentucky's men's basketball team, and Mike Brey, head coach of the University of Notre Dame's men's basketball team, traded their playbooks for aprons here today at the LG Coaches Cook-off during NCAAÂ® Final FourÂ® weekend.
ATLANTA, Feb. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Gray Television, Inc. ("Gray," "we" or "us") (NYSE: GTN) assists the University of Kentucky men's basketball team make a slam dunk in its effort to help victims of January's devastating earthquake in Haiti.
The University of Memphis was found guilty Thursday of major violations in men's basketball and women's golf, the NCAA infractions committee said. The Tigers' must forfeit every victory in its 38-2 2007-2008 basketball season under coach John Calipari that ended in the national title game, which the Tigers lost to Kansas in overtime. The team must also return the money associated with the 2008 NCAA championship tournament, the committee said. The penalties followed allegations Derrick Rose,...
The Commercial Appeal reported Wednesday the NCAA has accused the Memphis basketball program of major violations. The Memphis newspaper said that during the 2007-08 season, the school was involved in knowing fraudulence or misconduct, concerning an SAT exam taken by a player. The newspaper quoted the NCAA's report to Memphis as saying the player in question suited up only for the 2007-08 season.
Former Kentucky coach Billy Gillispie is suing the school for $6 million, alleging breach of contract, the Lexington Herald-Leader reported Wednesday. Gillispie left Texas A&M in 2007 and agreed to a seven-year deal to coach the Kentucky basketball team.
Kentucky junior Jodie Meeks, who led the Southeastern Conference in scoring last season, Tuesday declared himself eligible for the NBA draft. However, since Meeks didn't hire an agent, he has until June 15 to withdraw his name from the draft and be eligible to return to the Wildcats. Meeks was eighth in the nation and first in the SEC with a 23.7-points-per-game average and scored a Kentucky record with 54 points in a game against Tennessee.
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