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Holdsclaw embraces role of mental health advocate

The documentary "Mind/Game: The Unquiet Journey of Chamique Holdsclaw" chronicles the basketball star's battle against the stigma of mental illness.

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Pencil them in

Notre Dame, South Carolina and Tennessee join UConn on the top line as No. 1 seeds in Charlie Creme's preseason Bracketology. Baylor, Florida State, Ohio State and Stanford are 2-seeds.

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No surprise at No. 1

The countdown is complete. We've been counting down all week on the way to the best five players in the nation. A pair of UConn Huskies put the finishing touches on espnW's list of the top 25 players.


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Fordham just finally ended a 21-0 Orange run. SU now has total control upping the pace and intensity with a full court defense

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For the second straight game SU has let a team get back into the game, but late 3's by Peterson & Butler have them up 6 over Fordham at H.

Charlie Creme @CharlieCreme

Fordham has gotten back into this one after another dominant 1st Q by SU. The Orange zone is still the best unit on the floor.

Charlie Creme @CharlieCreme

Found out a little bit last night on how Orange prepare. Let's see how it works with less than 24-hour turnaround.