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  1. LSU is back on track after beating Marquette

    Diamond Leung

    LSU senior Storm Warren has gone through the frustration of back-to-back seasons with last-place finishes. But on Monday with the Tigers knocked off previously unbeaten Marquette, he made a statement with the dunk of the day. "This game shows us t...

    Blog | December 20, 2011
  2. Oregon State hopes to take flight

    Diamond Leung

    Oregon State guard Jared Cunningham jumps awfully high and soars for a highlight-reel dunk. Nothing new there. But what is also generating buzz in Corvallis is that this Beavers team under coach Craig Robinson could be a legitimate contender in...

    Blog | December 16, 2011
  3. Don't sleep on Utah State

    Diamond Leung

    Utah State forward Brady Jardine earned his way onto SportsCenter last season with a ferocious dunk that helped the Aggies beat Saint Mary's on national television and provided a signature moment for their NCAA tournament team. The Aggies have domina...

    Blog | September 22, 2011
  4. Jared Cunningham receives high praise

    Diamond Leung

    Oregon State guard Jared Cunningham might have come down to earth after kissing the sky with the dunk of the year last season, but expectations for the junior remain high. Just ask Beavers coach Craig Robinson, as did recently. "He has t...

    Blog | September 14, 2011
  5. Long Beach State duo assists LeBron

    Diamond Leung

    The signature moment of LeBron James' surprise summer league appearance on Saturday at the Drew League in South Los Angeles was when the Miami Heat superstar flew down the lane unimpeded and threw down a windmill dunk that promptly brought the house ...

    Blog | July 25, 2011
  6. The dunk attempt that cost a front tooth

    Diamond Leung

    San Diego State guard Jamaal Franklin is expected to make a big jump next season in his sophomore year with the Aztecs in rebuilding mode, and he recently showed off his high-flying abilities by attacking the rim. Unfortunately for the 6-foot-5 Frank...

    Blog | July 14, 2011
  7. USA Under-19 team has much to learn

    Diamond Leung

    The folks at FIBA were so impressed by Florida's Patric Young that they compiled a highlight reel of all his dunks at the Under-19 world championship in Latvia. Unfortunately for Team USA, that display of athleticism won't be rewarded with a medal. ...

    Blog | July 08, 2011
  8. Carson wants to make Sun Devils sizzle

    Diamond Leung

    COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -- Jahii Carson just can't wait for Arizona State fans to watch him dunk. He already picked one out he thinks they might like to see during a game, the one his father taught him that he's been practicing since the seventh grad...

    Blog | July 07, 2011
  9. Isaiah Thomas' first college dunk is sweet

    Diamond Leung

    Washington guard Isaiah Thomas can really jump for someone who's listed at 5-foot-9, but until last night, he had yet to sky for a dunk while in a Huskies uniform. The school that produced 5-foot-9 three-time NBA dunk champion Nate Robinson had ye...

    Blog | January 07, 2011
  10. Jared Cunningham 'kisses the sky' on dunk

    Diamond Leung

    Oregon State guard Jared Cunningham's run-and-jump ability has been hidden for long enough in Corvallis. The put-back dunk Cunningham unleashed in Sunday night's upset of Arizona caused an announcer to scream about the sophomore kissing the sky, t...

    Blog | January 03, 2011
  11. St. John's-Saint Mary's quick reactions

    Diamond Leung

    Some quick impressions after Saint Mary's 76-71 win against St. John's: Not that we didn't know this before, but Dwayne Polee II is really athletic. He showed off his great leaping ability with a breakaway dunk in the first half, revealing why it...

    Blog | November 16, 2010
  12. Arizona dunk champ uses cheerleader flip

    Diamond Leung

    Arizona guard Brendon Lavender averaged 3.2 points per game last season in mostly a reserve role, but got his day in the sun before the annual Red-Blue intrasquad scrimmage on Sunday by showing off his cheerleading skills to win the team's dunk conte...

    Blog | October 25, 2010
  13. UC Irvine coach's dunk is a show-stopper

    Diamond Leung

    UC Irvine coach Russell Turner confirmed to me over the weekend that he had in fact dunked at the team's Midnight Magic event, and he needed only one try to throw one down. I wasn't going to expand on this until I saw this photo of Turner's dunk i...

    Blog | October 19, 2010
  14. Keion Bell dunks over seven people

    Diamond Leung

    Pepperdine guard Keion Bell made SportsCenter last year with his dunk over five people during Midnight Madness, and this year, he's really outdone himself. Bell, the Waves' leading scorer, brought down the house Friday with his leap and dunk over ...

    Blog | October 18, 2010
  15. 'Baby Jordan' breaks his silence

    Diamond Leung

    You remember Harold Miner, right? Given the nickname "Baby Jordan," USC's all-time leading scorer left school early and went on to have an NBA career that was anything but Jordan-esque. The left-hander twice won the dunk contest, but played only 2...

    Blog | September 08, 2010
  16. Gonzaga helps special needs kids dunk

    Diamond Leung

    Six Gonzaga players last week made a surprise appearance to greet special needs kids learning about basketball, and it was an event the players on both sides won't soon forget. Serving as guest coaches, the Zags exchanged high-fives, posed for pic...

    Blog | June 02, 2010