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    • Flying coach: Many universities are using private planes
      Associated Press

      Flying coach: Many universities are using private planes

      Once seen as a luxury of the corporate world, private planes are becoming increasingly common at U.S. colleges and universities as schools try to attract athletes, raise money and reward coaches with jet-set vacations. Some schools spend millions of dollars a year flying their coaches and executives on scores of trips around the country, and some pass the cost on to students and taxpayers. The Associated Press requested documents from dozens of public universities and found that at least 20 own or share ownership of planes for school business, often employing a few full-time pilots to fly them.

    • USA Today

      USA TODAY Sports Bracketology: Virginia tumbling in wrong direction for March

      Virginia is officially in a funk.  The Cavaliers have now lost four in a row and six of their last eight after Monday night's overtime loss to Miami, a team that's now vastly improved its standing while veering away from the bubble. Nevertheless, UVA could probably lose out and still be in the field of 68. But it's the Cavs' seeding that's been taken a beating. Once in the No. 2 seed range, they're now at the No. 5 line — which remember is upset city against a 12-seed Cinderella, typically — and flirting with a No. 6 seed. For a program that won the ACC in 2014 and 2015 and went to the Elite Eight last season, this is the first time in a while a Tony Bennett-steered Virginia team has fallen from

    • Jok scores 35 points; Iowa beats Indiana in OT 96-90
      The Associated Press3 hours ago

      Jok scores 35 points; Iowa beats Indiana in OT 96-90

      In one of Iowa's most hectic games of the year, senior Peter Jok's calmness at the stripe proved to be the difference. Jok scored 35 points as Iowa rallied from 13 down to beat Indiana 96-90 in overtime on Tuesday night, snapping a three-game losing streak. Jok made a program record 22 free throws for the Hawkeyes (15-13, 7-8 Big Ten), who made 39 free throws to Indiana's 16.