Former NBA star falsely reported dead

Former NBA star falsely reported dead

March 25 (UPI) -- The New York Post made an egregious error when they reported that a body found by police in Queens was former SMU and NBA basketball player Quinton Ross.
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COL BKB: Ohio State 76, Delaware 64

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Dec. 18 (UPI) -- La Quinton Ross scored 19 points Wednesday and No. 2 Ohio State dominated the backboards in fighting off Delaware 76-64.

COL BKB: Wichita State 70, Ohio State 66

LOS ANGELES, March 30 (UPI) -- Malcolm Armstead provided 14 points and seven assists Saturday, propelling No. 9 Wichita State into the NCAA Final Four with a 70-66 win over Ohio State.

COL BKB: Ohio State 73, Arizona 70

LOS ANGELES, March 29 (UPI) -- A 3-pointer by LaQuinton Ross with 2 seconds to go Thursday pushed Ohio State into the West Region finals of the NCAA tourney with a 73-70 win over Arizona.

COL BKB: Michigan 76, Ohio State 74 (OT)

ANN ARBOR, Mich., Feb. 5 (UPI) -- Trey Burke scored 16 points including eight in the final eight minutes Tuesday to lead No. 3 Michigan to a 76-74 overtime win over 10th-ranked Ohio State.

Mavs acquire Butler, Haywood, Stevenson

DALLAS, Feb. 13 (UPI) -- The Dallas Mavericks Saturday acquired forward Caron Butler, center Brendan Haywood, guard DeShawn Stevenson and cash from the Washington Wizards.

NBA: LA Clippers 95, Atlanta 88

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 31 (UPI) -- Sam Cassell blunted an Atlanta comeback Wednesday and boosted the Los Angeles Clippers past the Hawks 95-88.

NBA: LA Clippers 101, Denver 90

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 22 (UPI) -- Chris Kaman and Quinton Ross each scored 17 points, and Kaman grabbed 21 rebounds Wednesday, leading the Los Angeles Clippers past Denver 101-90.

NBA: LA Clippers 99, Portland 86

PORTLAND, Ore., March 31 (UPI) -- Cuttino Mobley had 25 points, three rebounds and three assists Saturday night to lead the Los Angeles Clippers over Portland, 99-86.

Warriors' Davis suspended for one game

NEW YORK, Jan. 20 (UPI) -- The NBA has suspended Golden State Warriors guard Baron Davis for one game for taking a swing at a Los Angeles Clippers player Wednesday.

NBA: San Antonio 103, LA Clippers 81

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 12 (UPI) -- The San Antonio Spurs thumped the Los Angeles Clippers, 103-81, Monday.

NBA: Seattle 95, LA Clippers 85

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 23 (UPI) -- The visiting Seattle Supersonics downed the LA Clippers 95-85 Wednesday led by Rashard Lewis' season-high 35 points and 13 rebounds.

NBA: LA Clippers 103, Philadelphia 97 (OT)

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 19 (UPI) -- Elton Brand poured in 33 points and grabbed 12 rebounds as the Los Angeles Clippers rallied to beat Philadelphia, 103-97, in overtime.

NBA: L.A. Clippers 92, New Orleans 76

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 13 (UPI) -- Elton Brand had 22 points and 10 rebounds in guiding the Los Angeles Clippers to a 92-76 victory over the New Orleans Hornets.

NBA: LA Clippers 102, Portland 89

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 7 (UPI) -- Corey Maggette's 20 points and nine rebounds helped lift the Los Angeles Clippers over the Portland Trail Blazers, 102-89, Monday.
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Quinton Ross
New York Knicks Jordan Hill shoots over Dallas Mavericks Quinton Ross at Madison Square Garden in New York City on January 24, 2010. The Mavericks defeated the knicks by 50 points 128-78. UPI/John Angelillo

Quinton Lenord Ross (born April 30 1981 in Dallas, Texas) is an American professional basketball player who currently plays shooting guard/small forward for the New Jersey Nets of the NBA.

Ross led Dallas' Justin F. Kimball High School to the state finals, but they lost in the championship game.

He went undrafted in the 2003 NBA Draft after graduating from Southern Methodist University where he majored in economics. Ross averaged 14.8 points, 5.5 rebounds, and 1.9 assists in 119 games played over his four-year collegiate career. He finished his career at SMU as the school's fourth all-time leading scorer with 1,763 points (.446). In addition, he ranks third in three-pointers made (170), third in free throws made (443), fifth in blocked shots (81), and sixth in steals (153).

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