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Barack Obama’s niece drafted by the New York Liberty

Leslie Robinson is Barack Obama's niece, and now she's a member of the WNBA's New York Liberty.

NC State coach tears patellar tendon in pickup game

North Carolina State coach tore his patellar tendon on Wednesday playing in a pickup basketball game.

Lindsay Whalen named Gophers next head coach, will keep playing for...

Minnesota Lynx guard Lindsay Whalen will be the next head coach of the Minnesota Gophers women's basketball team while continuing her WNBA career.

Villanova’s Jalen Brunson to enter NBA draft

Villanova star Jalen Brunson is headed to the NBA.

Villanova star Mikal Bridges declares for NBA draft

Mikal Bridges averaged 17.7 points per game while shooting 43.5 percent from long distance as a junior at Villanova.

Arizona could recoup $1 million from Sean Miller as penalty after...

Sean Miller appears to have survived the turmoil brought about by an ESPN report, which alleged that he was caught on an FBI wire...

Kobe Bryant surprises Notre Dame’s buzzer-beating hero Arike Ogunbowale on ‘Ellen’

Arike Ogunbowale got to meet her idol on "Ellen" just days after hitting a game-winning, buzzer-beating shot that win Notre Dame the championship. 

Brandeis coach Brian Meehan fired after multiple discrimination, racism complaints

Brandeis — a Division III school outside of Boston — fired coach Brian Meehan on Thursday after years of discrimination and racism complaints.

Duke freshman Trevon Duval declares for NBA draft

Duke point guard Trevon Duval has declared for the NBA draft.

Kansas guard Malik Newman declares for NBA draft after breakout NCAA...

Kansas sophomore guard Malik Newman has declared for the NBA draft on the heels of a breakout performance during the NCAA tournament.

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