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Texas Tech is in contact with Tubby Smith about its head coaching position, ESPN.com reported.

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The WNBA extended its contract with ESPN through 2022.

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“We’re barking up the wrong tree with that one. Fred [Hoiberg] is coaching in his hometown.”

hookshot commenting on startribune.com.

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“Despite reports to contrary no current plans to shift Opener from Mon to Tues. We’ll continue to monitor. Final decision made by Sunday.”

Dave St. Peter, Twins President, on the weather situation.

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