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Ten mid-major players to watch

Talent exists everywhere in college basketball, not just on campuses with big football stadiums. With that in mind, here are the mid-major players who will make it worth the effort to seek them out.

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Preseason mid-major top 10 poll

Dayton and Western Kentucky top Graham Hays' preseason mid-major top 10 poll.

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Duke rips Central Michigan in Paradise Jam

Tricia Liston scored 15 of her 20 points in the first half and added 11 rebounds to lead No. 2 Duke to a 97-64 win over Central Michigan at the Paradise Jam on Friday.


OU overcomes 24 turnovers vs. Cent. Michigan

Joanna McFarland had 18 points and a career-high 17 rebounds and Aaryn Ellenberg scored 18 of her 22 points in the second half Saturday to lead sixth-seeded Oklahoma to a 78-73 victory over Central Michigan in a first-round NCAA women's tournament game.

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Oklahoma City Regional breakdown

From players to watch and potential upsets to the best games in the first round, espnW breaks down each region of the women's NCAA tournament.


Ex-Central Michigan player loses federal appeal

A former Central Michigan basketball player who claimed she lost her scholarship partly because she's heterosexual has failed to persuade a federal appeals court to revive her lawsuit against the school.


Central Michigan crushes Akron for MAC crown

Unable to contain a Central Michigan team with more balance, better athletes and bent on finishing the job after a heartbreaking loss last season, Akron fell 86-68 on Saturday to the Chippewas in the Mid-American Conference championship.

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Hays' weekend wrap: Diggins looks to add to legacy

Stars are measured by big games as much as anything else. And when it comes to beating UConn and Tennessee, Notre Dame senior Skylar Diggins has delivered more often than anyone.