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  1. Pac-12 faces struggle for NCAA bids

    Diamond Leung

    Cal is one of the top teams in the Pac-12, featuring an experienced lineup and a 10-2 record heading into its showdown this week with a ranked UNLV team. For the Bears, it's a huge game with postseason implications because they'll need a win to impro...

    Blog | December 20, 2011
  2. The great Camp Crean compromise

    Diamond Leung

    The Indiana students who hoped to form Camp Crean outside Assembly Hall in advance of Saturday's showdown against top-ranked Kentucky were told by the athletic department that they would not be allowed to pitch their tents because of a new policy. Th...

    Blog | December 08, 2011
  3. North Carolina has Tom Izzo concerned

    Diamond Leung

    The Veterans Day showdown between North Carolina and Michigan State scheduled to take place on the flight deck of the USS Carl Vinson is the kind of unique event that gets people excited about college basketball. It'll be entertainment for the t...

    Blog | August 25, 2011
  4. UW players to do schoolwork on Broadway

    Diamond Leung

    When Washington announced last month it would travel to New York to play at the Jimmy V Classic against Marquette and Duke in showdowns at Madison Square Garden, the school noted that the lengthy trip in December would also afford players a unique op...

    Blog | June 10, 2011
  5. Isaiah Thomas puts it all together for UW

    Diamond Leung

    BERKELEY, Calif. -- The showdown in Seattle is fast approaching, as Washington gets set to host Arizona later this week with first place in the Pac-10 on the line. Isaiah Thomas hasn't circled Thursday on his calendar, though. "I haven't," the ...

    Blog | January 17, 2011
  6. Gonzaga's schedule is loaded once again

    Diamond Leung

    Gonzaga's nonconference schedule is loaded with RPI-friendly showdowns against such teams as Baylor, Illinois, Memphis, Oklahoma State, San Diego State, Wake Forest, Washington State and Xavier. And it was just announced on ESPNEWS that in the cha...

    Blog | August 05, 2010
  7. Texas-Kansas State now a top-10 game

    Diamond Leung

    Students are camping outside Bramlage Coliseum to get a good seat to this one and grab their Jacob Pullen fake beards on the way inside. That Kansas State leaped into the top 10 in both polls only adds to its Big Monday showdown against top-ranked...

    Blog | January 18, 2010
  8. Michigan storms the court

    Diamond Leung

    UConn lost 68-63 to Michigan, prompting fans in Ann Arbor to rush the court at Crisler Arena. That's probably not the tune-up Jim Calhoun was looking for in advance of the Huskies' showdown with top-ranked Texas next week. Connecticut now has six ...

    Blog | January 17, 2010
  9. USC's Washington regains eligibility

    Diamond Leung

    USC forward Leonard Washington was declared eligible today, according to a team source, just in time for a showdown against one-loss Saint Mary's at the Diamond Head Classic, which tips off in about half an hour. Washington, a sophomore, sat out t...

    Blog | December 23, 2009