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How the coaching circle help saved Angel Elderkin's life

When Appalachian State coach Angel Elderkin found out she had cancer in June 2016, she wasn't alone. UNC coach Sylvia Hatchell made sure of it.

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Judge allows N.J. girl to play on boys' team

A 13-year-old girl, who was expelled from her N.J. school after her father filed a lawsuit seeking to allow her to play on the boys' hoops team, will play in the team's last regular-season game.

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Kelsey Plum on her record-setting career (2:12)
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Does the WNBA need more dunks? (2:01)
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Drake is new No. 1 in espnW mid-major poll

Several mid-major teams are close to wrapping up unbeaten conference seasons, including Missouri Valley leader Drake, which replaces Green Bay in the top spot of our mid-major rankings.

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UConn's road to 100 in a row (1:22)
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Geno says UConn got to where it is by taking 'no days off' (2:26)
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Texas tops Florida State in double-OT thriller (1:11)
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McCarty's strong game helps Texas top FSU (1:45)
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A'ja Wilson is a matchup nightmare (0:34)
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Samuelson's scoring abilities mirror Delle Donne (0:33)
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Bilas says UConn more dominant than Wooden's UCLA teams (1:52)
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Watching my dad coach helped me become a feminist

When Alysa Auriemma was moved to become a feminist, she started to read and learn about experiences had by other men and women. But most of all, she watched the people who played for her dad, UConn coach Geno Auriemma.

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Craig and Leslie Robinson discuss their Princeton experience - Via Ivy League (6:24)

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