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  • Kentucky coach Calipari awaits players' decisions

    April 17, 2014

    LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky coach John Calipari has been too busy promoting his latest book to reflect on last week's NCAA championship game loss to Connecticut.Calipari must first deal with several issues, the most pressing of which is the futures of several of his highly touted freshmen. The coach offered no indication Thursday whether Julius Randle, twins Andrew and Aaron Harrison or James Young will leave for the NBA as speculated or return for another season. He has provided them enough information to make a decision.

  • Duke freshman Jabari Parker declares for NBA draft

    April 17, 2014

    Duke freshman Jabari Parker is entering the NBA draft, and there's a strong chance he'll be the No. 1 pick.The 6-foot-8 All-American forward was the highest-scoring freshman in Duke history. He was also the first freshman to lead the Blue Devils in scoring and rebounding and the first freshman in three decades to be selected team MVP.

  • Girl's memorial being held at basketball arena

    April 17, 2014

    EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) - An 8-year-old Michigan State basketball fan whose battle with cancer inspired the team's players, coaches and many more beyond the hardwood is to be honored by thousands of her closest friends at a memorial service in East Lansing.