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Kerr, Wright, McMillan to be US basketball assistant coaches

Oct. 11, 2018 9:18 AM EDT

Steve Kerr and Jay Wright will be assistant coaches for the U.S. national basketball team, putting the coaches of the NBA and NCAA championship teams on Gregg Popovich's staff. Nate McMillan will be the other assistant, USA Basketball announced Thursday. The trio of coaches will work with Popovich in the 2019...

Villanova, Duke, Kentucky highlight MSG hoops schedule

Oct. 3, 2018 9:21 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Defending national champion Villanova will play at least three times at Madison Square Garden during the upcoming season, part of a 2018-19 college basketball schedule that also features Duke, Kentucky and Syracuse visiting what's been dubbed The World's Most Famous Arena. Florida,...

Villanova set to defend national title in rebuilding year

Sep. 25, 2018 8:35 PM EDT

VILLANOVA, Pa. (AP) — Under construction: The finishing touches on the $60 million-plus in renovations of Villanova's on-campus home and the national champions that will call it home. On a miserable, soggy Tuesday, the glass entrance of the refurbished digs sparkled across the street from Villanova's...