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ATHENS, Greece | Former Louisville coach Rick Pitino in talks with Greek team

ATHENS, Greece— A Greek team official says former Louisville coach Rick Pitino is in talks with the basketball club Panathinaikos about its coaching vacancy. The official spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity Thursday because he was not authorized to discuss the matter. The official says “contacts have been made” and it is … Continue reading ATHENS, Greece | Former Louisville coach Rick Pitino in talks with Greek team

RALEIGH, N.Cb| Maryland releases subpoenas for records in FBI hoops probe

RALEIGH, N.C. — Maryland has joined the list of schools to receive a grand jury subpoena seeking records in the ongoing federal corruption investigation into college basketball. The school released two subpoenas to The Associated Press and other outlets Friday in response to public-records requests. That follows North Carolina State’s release in March of a … Continue reading RALEIGH, N.Cb| Maryland releases subpoenas for records in FBI hoops probe

RALEIGH, N.C. | College basketball commission wants NCAA to regulate agents

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — With agent conduct a major part of the federal corruption investigation into college basketball, the commission charged with finding reforms wants the NCAA to actively monitor agents and provide regulated ways for them to advise athletes on their professional prospects. The Commission on College Basketball proposed Wednesday that the NCAA develop … Continue reading RALEIGH, N.C. | College basketball commission wants NCAA to regulate agents

RALEIGH, N.C. | Commission to unveil ideas to fix college basketball’s woes

RALEIGH, N.C. | April 24, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — College basketball played an entire season amid a federal corruption investigation that magnified long-simmering troubles within the sport, from shady agent dealings to concerns over athletes who’d rather go straight to the pros. Now it’s time to hear new ideas on how to fix the complex, wide-ranging … Continue reading RALEIGH, N.C. | Commission to unveil ideas to fix college basketball’s woes