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5dJeff Goodman

Pac-12 stability: Crucial season for UCLA's Alford

After posting a losing record last season, UCLA coach Steve Alford needs a strong 2016-2017 campaign. How secure is Arizona's Sean Miller? We rank the stability of each Pac-12 coach's post.

Burrell tries to destroy the rim with huge dunk (0:31)
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1dBrian Windhorst

How Team USA's turnaround began 10 years ago

Losing to Greece in 2006 was the biggest disappointment of coach Mike Krzyzewski's career. Now Team USA is looking for its 64th straight win in international play.

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UConn AD waiting, preparing pitch to Big 12

UConn's new athletic director says he's waiting to hear from the Big 12 about its interest level in the school before reaching out with an official pitch to join the conference.

Untouchables beat Boeheim's Army in TBT (0:50)
Overseas Elite eliminates Ram Nation (0:28)
NC State postpones Italy team trip, other schools still making theirs (1:59)
Drake wears Kentucky gear at Texas, players lose minds (0:24)
Street baller 'Bone Collector' crosses up kid out of his shoes (0:35)
Tim Duncan, the last of his breed? (1:25)
Shaq has three schools in mind for son (1:48)
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The 25 worst collapses in sports history

Some of the most memorable moments in sports have been born out of epic failure. ESPN.com salutes these immortal implosions by presenting the 25 worst collapses in sports history.

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Top performers from Nike Peach Jam

Michael Porter Jr. made a big push to be the No. 1 overall player with his performance at Peach Jam.

Did Brown resign because of failed power-play attempt? (2:01)
Mokan Elite runs away with Peach Jam title (1:57)


LeBron James Jr. can play!

Come for the sweet moves by LeBron's 11-year-old son. Stay for his dad's proud reactions. Sick moves

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TBT back in action with quarterfinals

The Basketball Tournament continues today with plenty of familiar faces from Colorado, Utah, Marquette, Bradley, Pittsburgh and Cincinnati. Games are on ESPN2 and ESPNU.

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Watch: The Basketball Tournament quarterfinals

The reigning champs, Overseas Elite, featuring DeAndre Kane, meets Trained to Go, featuring players from the Georgia area like Damien Wilkins. Live on ESPNU/WatchESPN

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Watch: The Basketball Tournament

The first of four spots in the semifinals will be decided between The Untouchables (Brad Wanamaker and many Pittsburgh alumni) and City of Gods (DerMarr Johnson and college players from the D.C. area). Live on ESPN2/WatchESPN

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SacHornetsMBB @SacHornetsMBB

Hornets endured a 12-hour flight, played 9 1/2 hours after landing in Taiwan, dealt with the time change, and beat an India national team.

Historic backboard-breaking dunks

When you think shattered glass, do you envision these monster dunks by Shaq and Darryl Dawkins?


Burrell destroys rim with huge dunk

Former Gonzaga player Justin Burrell turned on his defender and threw down a massive, two-handed dunk in vicious style during The Basketball Tournament.


Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Five-star forward Jarred Vanderbilt tells ESPN he's down to nine schools: Kentucky, Kansas, Texas, Oregon, Arizona, TCU, Houston, Baylor, UNC.

Fran Fraschilla @franfraschilla

Mike Lonergan's major problem with his coaching style is that he hasn't won national title or been deified by us TV experts.

Darren Rovell @darrenrovell

Campus Insiders announces deal with Twitter. Will allow for Twitter to live stream Mountain West, Patriot and West Coast Conference games.

Overseas Elite eliminates Ram Nation

D.J. Kennedy scored 22 points and grabbed 14 rebounds as Overseas Elite defeated Ram Nation 91-80 at The Basketball Tournament.


Orange you glad to play them?

Levance Fields went 4-1 against Syracuse in his college career at Pitt. He chalked up another win Thursday as his Untouchables beat Boeheim's Army in the Super 16 of The Basketball Tournament.