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Former UCLA forward Jalen Hill dead at age 22

Former UCLA forward Jalen Hill dead at age 22

Former UCLA forward Jalen Hill died after going missing in Costa Rica, his family said late Tuesday night. He was 22.”We know Jalen has played a part in the lives of so many people,” the statementMORE

Emoni Bates arrested on felony gun charges

Emoni Bates arrested on felony gun charges

Former five-star recruit and Eastern Michigan transfer Emoni Bates is scheduled to be arraigned on weapons charges Monday after his arrest in Superior Township, Mich., on Sunday night.Superior TownMORE

Four-star F Al Amadou commits to Marquette

Four-star F Al Amadou commits to Marquette

Four-star power forward prospect Al Amadou committed Thursday to play for Marquette.A 6-foot-9, 185-pound native of Harrisburg, Pa., Amadou chose Shaka Smart and the Golden Eagles over finalists GeMORE

North Carolina A&T fires coach Will Jones

North Carolina A&T fires coach Will Jones

North Carolina A&T fired men’s basketball coach Will Jones on Thursday, a few weeks before the start of practice for the 2022-23 season.Assistant Phillip Shumpert was named interim head coach, andMORE

Michigan State lands 4-star SF Coen Carr

Michigan State lands 4-star SF Coen Carr

Four-star small forward recruit Coen Carr announced Tuesday he will play college basketball at Michigan State.Carr was ranked No. 59 overall in the Class of 2023 and No. 10 among small forwards byMORE

UCLA lands Italian star Abramo Canka

UCLA lands Italian star Abramo Canka

Italian national team standout Abramo Canka will play at UCLA this season.Head coach Mick Cronin confirmed Canka, who averaged 9.4 points playing for Italy in July 2022 at the FIBA Under 20 EuropeaMORE

Duke, Arizona set 2023-24 home-and-home series

Duke, Arizona set 2023-24 home-and-home series

Men’s basketball powerhouses Duke and Arizona announced a future home-and-home series on Monday.The Blue Devils and Wildcats will meet in Durham, N.C., on Nov. 10, 2023. The rematch will be in TucsMORE

Clemson C PJ Hall to have knee surgery

Clemson C PJ Hall to have knee surgery

Clemson center PJ Hall will have knee surgery and there is no timetable for his return, the school said Monday.An MRI on Friday confirmed that the 6-foot-10 rising junior has a subluxation of the pMORE

Jimmy V Classic features Duke men, UConn women

Jimmy V Classic features Duke men, UConn women

The post-Mike Krzyzewski era at Duke will face an early test at the 2022 Jimmy V Classic on Dec. 6 in New York.The pairings were announced Thursday for the men’s and women’s fields.On the men’sMORE

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