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Jim Boeheim readies for 44th season at Syracuse

Oct. 11, 2019 10:19 PM EDT

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Jim Boeheim is set for his 44th season at Syracuse, and this time around the Orange got a jump start with a summer trip to Italy. With five freshmen on board and lots of scoring to replace, that's a plus. "Everybody on the trip contributed and looked comfortable in what we were trying...

Krzyzewski says California law a needed conversation starter

Oct. 8, 2019 7:01 PM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Mike Krzyzewski believes it's time for college sports to get in step with the times when it comes to paying athletes, though the Duke coach said getting there raises a lot of challenging questions. Krzyzewski said Tuesday at ACC media day that college sports can no longer stick its...

The Latest: Pay for play big topic at ACC media day

Oct. 8, 2019 4:22 PM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Latest from ACC men's basketball media day on Tuesday (all times local): 4:15 p.m. The Atlantic Coast Conference wrapped up media day with coaches and two players from each team participating in the event. Next up for the ACC will be to announce the results of its media picks for...

With Villanova and USA Basketball, Jay Wright on double-duty

Aug. 19, 2019 12:42 PM EDT

Jay Wright immediately accepted a chance to be an assistant coach with USA Basketball for this year's World Cup. And then he checked his calendar. Villanova students are headed back to school this week — while the Villanova men's basketball coach will be halfway around the world for the next month or so....