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7dMark Schlabach

Source: NCAA clear to probe hoops trial evidence

The NCAA has received federal approval to move forward with an investigation into alleged rules violations that came to light during last month's trial involving college basketball corruption, ESPN has learned.

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15dMark Schlabach

AZ board to talk legal advice about team, Miller

The Arizona board of regents will meet in a closed session Thursday for "an update" to the university's investigation of the men's basketball program.

Mark Schlabach ESPN Senior Writer 

The Arizona Board of Regents has called a special meeting in Phoenix on Thursday "for legal advice and discussion" regarding the University of Arizona men's basketball program. University of Arizona president Robert C. Robbins is expected to address the board, according to a spokeswoman.

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17dMark Schlabach and Paula Lavigne

Calls link Sean Miller, others to recruit's handler

An Outside the Lines analysis of cellphone records from a man convicted in a collegiate pay-for-play scheme shows calls made to and from numbers associated with college basketball coaches, including Arizona's Sean Miller and Creighton's Greg McDermott.

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20dMark Schlabach and Paula Lavigne

FBI wiretaps from NCAA hoops trial revealed

Listen to federal wiretaps obtained by Outside the Lines that detail schemes that landed felony convictions this week in the FBI's college basketball corruption case.

Schlabach: College hoops verdicts have impact on future trials (1:09)

Mark Schlabach ESPN Senior Writer 

Jurors are continuing their deliberations in a federal criminal trial in New York involving pay-for-play schemes to send money from Adidas to the families of recruits at Kansas, Louisville and NC State. The jury has agreed to work until 8:30 pm ET Tuesday, if needed. They'll be back Wednesday if a verdict isn't reached.

Mark Schlabach ESPN Senior Writer 

A jury started its deliberations on Monday in a federal criminal trial involving pay-for-play schemes in college basketball. Adidas employee James Gatto, former Adidas consultant Merl Code and Christian Dawkins, a former runner for NBA agent Andy Miller, are charged with conspiracy to commit wire fraud and wire fraud for paying the families of recruits to attend Kansas, Louisville and NC State

Mark Schlabach ESPN Senior Writer 

Former Adidas consultant TJ Gassnola, who pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit wire fraud and testified during this month's federal criminal case concerning corruption in college basketball, will be sentenced on Feb. 1. Gassnola is accused of helping facilitate $90,000 to former Kansas player Billy Preston's mother, $20,000 to current Jayhawks player Silvio De Sousa's guardian and $40,000 to former NC State player Dennis Smith Jr.'s father.

Deandre Ayton: Son of the Soil (5:42)
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Arizona, Illinois agree to home-and-home series

As part of a new home-and-home series, the Illini will visit the Arizona Wildcats in Tucson on Nov. 10, 2019, and the Wildcats will visit Champaign on Dec. 12, 2020.

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35dJeff Borzello

Ex-Adidas consultant says he paid Ayton's family

Ex-Adidas consultant T.J. Gassnola testified he made payments to the families of Deandre Ayton, Silvio De Sousa, Dennis Smith Jr., Brian Bowen Jr. and Billy Preston.

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41dMark Schlabach and Jeff Borzello

Bowen details college cash offers for son's play

Brian Bowen Sr., during testimony in a federal trial involving corruption in college basketball, rattled off cash offers made to him by universities coveting his son.

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44dMark Schlabach

Jury selection begins in college hoops scandal

Almost a year after the first arrests were made in the FBI's investigation into college basketball corruption, jury selection has begun for the first trial.

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44dMark Schlabach

Why the NCAA hoops scandal will likely spread as trial starts

As the first federal trial begins Monday in a corruption scandal that threatens to engulf college basketball, the coaches at four schools mentioned in the indictment are not the only ones nervous. Coaches at a half-dozen other schools could come up.

Team Stats

Points Per Game86.0Tied-79th
Rebounds Per Game46.527th
Assists Per Game14.5Tied-156th
Points Allowed60.5Tied-47th

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Tournament History

Final Fours4
Tournament Record56-33
Championship Seasons1997
Tournament Appearances34