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UNC inviting athletes back to finish degrees
North Carolina is inviting former scholarship athletes who left before completing coursework to return and earn their degrees.
C-USA chief: 'Second 5' will still be relevant
Conference USA commissioner Britton Banowsky knows at least one thing won't change with autonomy for the five power conferences to make their own bylaws.
Ex-Baylor star Austin: NBA offered job too
With a job offer from Adam Silver, the NBA will take its affiliation with Isaiah Austin further than the ceremonial pick extended in the past month's draft if all goes according to plan.
Telander: What happened to playground hoops?
Basketball was made for the playground. Yet the game is disappearing from the asphalt, leaving a hole -- in the playgrounds and in our hearts.
Big 12 chief rips NCAA, says 'cheating pays'
Big 12 commissioner Bob Bowlsby says "cheating pays" in the NCAA these days and doesn't foresee things getting much better in the future.
Source: Mudiay signs deal to play in China
Point guard Emmanuel Mudiay will play in China during the upcoming season, according to multiple media outlets.
Creighton's Chatman set for thumb surgery
Creighton point guard Austin Chatman will have surgery to repair a ligament in his right thumb and is expected to be fully recovered before the season.
Wake Forest adds Greece's Mitoglou to roster
Wake Forest has added Greek forward Konstantinos Mitoglou to its basketball roster.
Florida loses Walker to season-ending injury
Florida guard DeVon Walker is expected to miss next season because of a knee injury.
Source: Kentucky among 4 in Miami event
The Hall of Fame will debut a new event in Miami in 2015 in which Kentucky will play South Florida and Memphis will face Ohio State, an industry source told ESPN.