Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

One potential landing spot I've heard for recently-dismissed Austin Nichols if he leaves Virginia and doesn't go pro: TCU.

Todd Archer ESPN Staff Writer 

Cowboys cornerback Orlando Scandrick, who has been bothered by a sore foot, is not at practice because of a death in his family. Safety J.J. Wilcox (thigh) is also missing practice but linebacker Justin Durant, who did not play last week because of a hamstring strain, is on the field.

Stephen A. reveals the origin of his disdain for the Cowboys (2:25)

Tim MacMahon ESPN Staff Writer 

Andrew Bogut said timetable he's been given for his recovery from a hyperextension and bone bruise in his left knee is 10 days to 3-4 weeks.

Woody is tired of Jones' focus on Romo (1:23)
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Why did Matt Rhule take the Baylor job?

Matt Rhule faced the question every successful Group of 5 coach has to answer: If a Power 5 opportunity occurs, should you always jump at it? That debate, plus coaching carousel news and notes.

Tim MacMahon ESPN Staff Writer 

Rick Carlisle on Kings C DeMarcus Cousins: "He's as big of a matchup problem at the center position as I've seen in some time. Just because now he effectively shoots 3s, he's a beast on the inside, he can shoot midrange and he's a great passer and an unselfish player. ... There are many, many challenges. He's virtually impossible to guard one-on-one in the post, and I've never seen a center drive the ball like that." The Mavs face Cousins' Kings on Wednesday.

Gomez signing gives Rangers flexibility (0:57)