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UPI Almanac for Sunday, June 9, 2013.
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Louisville's Ware breaks leg in NCAA

INDIANAPOLIS, March 31 (UPI) -- Louisville guard Kevin Ware was hospitalized after gruesomely breaking a leg Sunday during the team's NCAA Midwest Region final.

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UPI Almanac for Saturday, June 9, 2012.
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UPI Almanac for Monday, June 9, 2008.
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Riley, Ewing, Olajuwon headed for hall

Riley, Ewing, Olajuwon headed for hall

SAN ANTONIO, April 7 (UPI) -- The 2008 Basketball Hall of Fame class includes centers Hakeem Olajuwon and Patrick Ewing, and five-time NBA champion coach Pat Riley.
15 on final Basketball Hall of Fame list

15 on final Basketball Hall of Fame list

NEW ORLEANS, Feb. 15 (UPI) -- 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.
Dick Vitale returning to ESPN job

Dick Vitale returning to ESPN job

CHAPEL HILL, N.C., Feb. 6 (UPI) -- 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.

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UPI almanac for Saturday, June 9, 2007.
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Basketball Hall of Fame finalists named

LAS VEGAS, Feb. 16 (UPI) -- 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.

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Today is Friday, June 9, the 160th day of 2006 with 205 to follow.
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Basketball Hall nominees announced

HOUSTON, Feb. 17 (UPI) -- Charles Barkley Friday headed the list of 2006 nominees for the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame.

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Today is Thursday, June 9, the 160th day of 2005 with 205 to follow.
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Today is Wednesday, June 9, the 161st day of 2004 with 205 to follow.
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John Cleese joins 'Guys' cast

LOS ANGELES, June 7 (UPI) -- John Cleese has joined the cast of "Dave Barry's Complete Guide to Guys," Daily Variety reported Monday.

Drexler heads Hall of Fame nominees

SPRINGFIELD, Mass., Feb. 16 (UPI) -- Former NBA great Clyde Drexler heads the 2004 list of 16 finalists for the Basketball Hall of Fame.

UPI Thoroughbred Racing Roundup

Wrapup of the weekend's Thoroughbred stakes action.
ROBERT KIECKHEFER, UPI Racing Writer

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Today is Monday, June 9, the 160th day of 2003 with 205 to follow.
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Commentary: Sizing up the NCAA Tournament

Right off the bat, after seeing Duke and North Carolina State, I am finally convinced that ACC basketball this year lived on its past reputation. Win or lose, s
RON COLBERT, UPI Sports Managing Editor

Georgia 82, Florida 81

ATHENS, Ga., March 4 (UPI) -- Jarvis Hayes hit a turnaround jumper with 15 seconds left Tuesday night to lift No. 25 Georgia to an 82-81 upset of third-ranked Florida in a Southeastern Confe

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Today is Sunday, June 9, the 160th day of 2002 with 205 to follow.
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