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**FILE** McDonald's East All-American Melo Trimble, of Upper Marlboro, Md., competes in the three-point shootout during the McDonald's All-American Jam Fest at the University of Chicago in Chicago, on Monday, March 31, 2014. (AP Photo/Andrew A. Nelles)

Melo Trimble brings playmaking, personality to Terps

- The Washington Times

In Trimble, a highly touted recruit out of nearby Bishop O’Connell High School, coach Mark Turgeon knew the Terrapins would be adding an adept passer, creative finisher and spot-up shooter. What he didn’t expect was Trimble’s unique character off the court.

FILE - In this Sept. 7, 2013, file photo, Georgia running back Todd Gurley is shown in an NCAA college football game against South Carolina in Athens, Ga. Gurley has been suspended indefinitely while the school investigates an alleged violation of NCAA rules, the school announced Thursday, Oct. 9, 2014. (AP Photo/John Bazemore, File)

Georgia applies for Todd Gurley reinstatement with NCAA

- Associated Press

Gurley has been suspended for the last two games while Georgia investigated allegations he broke NCAA rules by receiving improper benefits. Coach Mark Richt has confirmed the allegations involved autographs.

Maryland head coach Mark Turgeon directs his team against Florida State during the first half of a second round NCAA college basketball game at the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Greensboro, N.C., Thursday, March 13, 2014. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)

Mark Turgeon, Terps focused on moving forward

- The Washington Times

As the Terps enter their first season in the Big Ten, they will do so with a largely revamped roster and a brand-new motion offense, a scheme somewhat similar to what the San Antonio Spurs use.

Florida coach Will Muschamp, center, leaves the field after Florida lost to Missouri, 42-13, in an NCAA college football game in Gainesville, Fla., Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014. (AP Photo/John Raoux)

Will Muschamp keeps job as Florida coach — for now

- Associated Press

The Gators (3-3, 2-3 SEC) are coming off losses to LSU and Missouri. The 42-13 debacle against Mizzou on Saturday night, was one of the most embarrassing losses in Muschamp’s three-plus years in Gainesville.

Virginia wide receiver Andre Levrone (14)  can't hold on to the ball under pressure from Duke's Deondre Singleton (33) and Bryon Fields during an NCAA college football game Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014, in Durham, N.C. (AP Photo/The Herald-Sun, Bernard Thomas)

Duke beats Virginia 20-13 on Sirk’s jump-pass TD

- Associated Press

Duke took control of its divisional race - and made itself bowl eligible once again - by finding yet another way to beat the team it seemingly can’t lose to.

Maryland quarterback C.J. Brown, center, runs with the ball against Iowa during the first half of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014, in College Park, Md. Maryland won 38-31. Also seen is Maryland offensive lineman Michael Dunn (76). (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

Maryland rallies past Iowa 38-31 in Big Ten clash

- Associated Press

Will Likely returned an interception 45 yards for a fourth-quarter touchdown, and Maryland rallied from an early 14-point deficit to beat Iowa 38-31 Saturday for its first Big Ten home victory.

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North Carolina basketball coach Roy Williams reacts to questions regarding the release of a report on academic fraud at the university, following the team's NCAA college basketball exhibition game against Fayetteville State on Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, Chapel Hill, N.C.  (AP Photo/The News & Observer, Robert Willett)

UNC's Williams: 'Very sad time' after fraud report

- Associated Press

North Carolina basketball coach Roy Williams said Friday it's a "very sad time" at the school after an investigation found widespread academic fraud and adds that his program "thought we were doing the right thing."

CORRECTS MCCLAIN'S AGE TO 60 - A  July 19, 2013, photo shows former University of Illinois assistant basketball coach Wayne McClain at his home in Champaign, Ill. McClain, who was an assistant coach at Illinois from 2002 through 2012 and current Champaign Central High School head basketball coach, died Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014, at a local hospital after an unspecified illness. He was 60. (AP Photo/The News-Gazette, Robin Scholz) MANDATORY CREDIT

Guenther: McClain held Illini together

- Associated Press

Friends and colleagues described former Illinois assistant basketball coach Wayne McClain as a friend and father figure as he was mourned this past week. A former boss revealed McClain was the glue who held the Illini program together when coach Bill Self left for Kansas in 2003.

Frank Haith likes his new digs at Tulsa

- Associated Press

A lot of eyebrows lifted when Frank Haith left Missouri and the Southeastern Conference for the University of Tulsa. On the dawn of the Golden Hurricane's first season in the American Athletic Conference, Haith seems at ease and genuinely excited about his decision.

Lady Vols' DeShields using year off to recover

- Associated Press

Tennessee guard Diamond DeShields says sitting out this season due to NCAA transfer rules will give her time to recover from a leg injury that has bothered her since high school.

Kenneth Wainstein, lead investigator into academic irregularities at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, holds a copy of his findings following a special joint meeting of the University of North Carolina Board of Governors and the UNC-Chapel Hill Board of Trustees in Chapel Hill, N.C., Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014. The findings revealed academic fraud involving more than 3,100 students. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)

Massive cheating scandal at UNC involved athletes

- Associated Press

Bogus classes and automatic A's and B's are at the heart of a cheating scandal at the University of North Carolina that lasted nearly two decades, encompassing about 3,100 students - nearly half of them athletes.

UND women picked to repeat as Big Sky champs

Associated Press

The University of North Dakota women's basketball team is picked by coaches and also by members of the media to repeat as Big Sky Conference champions.

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