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“It’s a small, yet significant, alteration to the language outlining our seeding process,” said Oklahoma athletic director Joe Castiglione, the chairman of the Division I men’s basketball committee. “Making this change gives the committee the opportunity to properly seed every team, whereas previous procedures did not permit appropriate scrubbing of the last four at-large teams.”


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FILE - In this Oct. 23, 1967, file photo, San Francisco 49ers' John David Crow (44) grinds out 18 yards against the New Orleans Saints during the third quarter of an NFL football game at Kezar Stadium in San Francisco.  Crow, the bruising running back who won the 1957 Heisman Trophy with Texas A&M before a Pro Bowl career in the NFL, died Wednesday night, June 17, 2015, surrounded by his family, Texas A&M said.  He was 79. (AP Photo/File)

“The one thing you knew without reservation was John David Crow was loyal to Texas A&M,” current Texas A&M coach Kevin Sumlin said. “He has always been supportive of me and our football program. He was always willing to do whatever we asked and that meant a great deal.”


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“I would say to anybody that I think Wayne Harris was my best competitor game in and game out,” former Saskatchewan Roughriders running back George Reed said. “Sometimes he had the edge and sometimes I had the edge, but there were no hard feelings. We had some really raw battles.”


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Denver's Wesley Berg (14) celebrates his goal against Maryland during the second half of the NCAA Division I men's lacrosse championship, Monday, May 25, 2015, Philadelphia. Denver defeated Maryland 10-5. (AP Photo/Rich Schultz)

PHILADELPHIA | When Bill Tierney left Princeton for the University of Denver, he knew and understood he would face some criticism. Tierney won six titles in men’s lacrosse with the Tigers, but he left to build something with the Pioneers. On Monday, he reached his destination and Denver won its first NCAA lacrosse title with a […]


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File-This April 4, 2015, file photo shows Kentucky's Aaron Harrison reacting to a call during the second half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game against Wisconsin in Indianapolis.  When Kentucky, with four NBA-quality freshmen on the roster, lost to a senior-laden team from Wisconsin in the semifinals Saturday, it struck a blow for traditionalists who say you can still have it all,  a full college career, a chance to play for a title, a wealthy future in the NBA. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy, File)

“I guess if there was one thing I could change, it would be the ‘one-and-done’ rule,” said Jim Harrick, the former UCLA and Georgia coach who, like Fisher, has had his run-ins with the NCAA.


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