• VIDEO: Two D-III players arrested for on-court fight that took 25 police officers to restore order
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    VIDEO: Two D-III players arrested for on-court fight that took 25 police officers to restore order

    Things escalated very quickly during a Division III game in Nashua, New Hampshire on Saturday as two members of the Daniel Webster College men’s basketball team were arrested for their part in an on-court brawl. Daniel Webster was playing conference rival Southern Vermont College when Daniel Webster guard Marquise Caudill threw a punch at an opposing player, stomped on him and then incited a brawl with 14:34 left in the second half. A brief YouTube video of the beginnings of the fight was posted by D3Hoops.com Caudill was one of two Daniel Webster players arrested in the fight as the Associated Press reported that it took 25 police officers to restore order after the fight. Southern Vermont was

  • For prospective coaches, the NC State job promises pressure, potential
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    For prospective coaches, the NC State job promises pressure, potential

    NC State is looking for a coach after firing Mark Gottfried last week. When NC State announced it was firing Mark Gottfried on Thursday night, that decision drudged up a familiar but polarizing question. One side argues that NC State has unrealistic expectations if it’s firing a coach who reached the NCAA tournament four times in six years.

  • Dwayne Bacon's scoreless game dooms Florida State to another road loss
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    Dwayne Bacon's scoreless game dooms Florida State to another road loss

    Bacon, an all-conference candidate who entered averaging nearly 18 points per game, went scoreless for the first time in his two-year college career. Determined to assert himself after halftime, Bacon forced two pull-up jump shots and two quick 3-pointers in the second half’s opening five minutes. Florida State coach Leonard Hamilton pulled Bacon with the Seminoles down 10 less than a minute later and did not reinsert him into the game the rest of the second half.