ESPN'S DICK VITALE
ESPN Television's Dick Vitale prepares for a basketball game between the Missouri Tigers and the Illinois Fighting Illini at the Savvis Center in St. Louis on December 23, 2003. (UPI Photo/Bill Greenblatt)
UPI Almanac for Sunday, June 9, 2013.
Louisville guard Kevin Ware was hospitalized after gruesomely breaking a leg Sunday during the team's NCAA Midwest Region final.
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The 2008 Basketball Hall of Fame class includes centers Hakeem Olajuwon and Patrick Ewing, and five-time NBA champion coach Pat Riley.
Patrick Ewing, Hakeem Olajuwon and Pat Riley are among 15 finalists announced Friday in New Orleans for induction to the Basketball Hall of Fame this year.
Longtime ESPN college basketball analyst Dick Vitale was set to return for Wednesday's ACC showdown between second-ranked Duke and No. 3 North Carolina.
UPI almanac for Saturday, June 9, 2007.
ESPN college basketball analyst Dick Vitale was among 15 finalists named for election into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. The Class of 2007 was unveiled Friday in Las Vegas, Nev., site of this weekend's NBA All-Star Game.
Today is Friday, June 9, the 160th day of 2006 with 205 to follow.