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Tennessee to host UConn Huskies on Jan. 21 in Revival Series

Jun. 23, 2020 6:14 PM EDT

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) — The Tennessee Lady Vols will host UConn on Jan. 21 in the second game of the Revival Series between the college basketball rivals. Naismith officials announced the date of the second game Tuesday. UConn won the first game 60-45 in Hartford, Connecticut, last January. “The...

FILE - In this Jan. 17, 2018, file photo, Bentley University women's NCAA college basketball coach Barbara Stevens, center, is congratulated during a team photo after winning her 1000th career game after Bentley beat Adelphi 78-66 in Waltham, Mass. Stevens is retiring after a four-decade run that included more than 1,000 wins, the 2014 NCAA Division II national championship and recent election to the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. (Christopher Evans/The Boston Herald via AP, File)

Veteran Bentley U. women's coach Barbara Stevens retires

Jun. 23, 2020 2:16 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Longtime Bentley University women’s basketball coach Barbara Stevens is retiring after a four-decade run that included more than 1,000 wins, the 2014 NCAA Division II national championship, and recent election to the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. The 65-year-old coach...

FILE - In this Jan. 11, 2020, file photo, Cleveland Cavaliers forward Kevin Love heads up the court after making a 3-point basket against the Denver Nuggets during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Denver. The Cleveland Cavaliers weren't invited inside the NBA's Disney World summer bubble. They never want to have the door close on them again. One of eight teams whose season ended by the league's decision to resume play in a controlled atmosphere in Florida next month, the Cavs are using their omission as fuel for the future. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File)

Cavs' Love honored with Arthur Ashe Courage Award

Jun. 17, 2020 3:59 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cavaliers forward Kevin Love will receive the Arthur Ashe Courage Award for his efforts in raising awareness about mental health. Love, whose openness about his life-long battles with anxiety triggered nationwide discussion and helped spur the NBA to do more to help players deal with...