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Coaches use Marcus Smart as lesson

Updated: February 11, 2014, 1:15 PM ET
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College coaches like to remind us that they're also teachers, which is why many are using what happened to Oklahoma State's Marcus Smart as a teachable lesson to their players.

Smart was suspended three games by the Big 12 after exchanging words and shoving a Texas Tech fan in the final seconds of Sunday's game in Lubbock. The fan denied using a racial slur, but he did admit to calling Smart a "piece of crap."

Florida's Billy Donovan, who coached Smart ...

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