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Longtime NCAA basketball coaches who look like their mascots

Legendary college basketball coaches become woven into the fabric of their universities. See a dozen such coaches that are such a part of their school that they have even begun to look like the mascot.

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  • Hoodie and scowl hide the Belichick impact

    PHOENIX (AP) — He’s been called the Evil Genius, and he’s been fined for spying on an opponent. And now there are questions about deflated footballs. Any visual portrait of Bill Belichick likely has him…

  • Prosecutors, defense present cases in Aaron Hernandez trial

    FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) — Former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez orchestrated the killing of a semiprofessional football player, then covered up, prosecutors charged Thursday in opening statements, while the defense countered that authorities…

  • Brodeur joins Blues as adviser, won’t rule out return to NJ

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — Martin Brodeur may one day return to the New Jersey Devils, where he won three Stanley Cups and cemented his place as the goaltender with more wins than any other in…

  • Update on the latest business

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  • Rejuvenated McLaren shows off new Honda-powered car for 2015

    WOKING, England (AP) — Energized by a restructured driver lineup and a renewed relationship with Honda, McLaren showed off its new Formula One car that the English team expects will restore its fortunes. The McLaren…

  • Governors announce Super Bowl food bank donations

    OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — The Seattle Seahawks-New England Patriots Super Bowl matchup is bringing cross-country donations into the food banks of each team’s home state. Washington Gov. Jay Inslee, Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker and New…

  • Prosecutor: Aaron Hernandez orchestrated killing, cover-up

    FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) — A prosecutor has told jurors that former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez orchestrated the killing of a semiprofessional football player, then orchestrated a cover-up. In opening statements Thursday, Bristol…

  • IOC, UNESCO push for better phys ed in schools

    LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — The International Olympic Committee and other international organizations are urging governments to improve physical education in schools. The IOC, along with UNESCO and other bodies, released new guidelines Thursday aimed at…

  • Blatter joins FIFA election race without naming nominees

    GENEVA (AP) — Beating the entry deadline by hours on Thursday, Sepp Blatter formally joined a FIFA presidential contest he is widely expected to win. Blatter published a low-key message on Twitter confirming an expected…

  • Brady feels better, expects to be 100 percent for Super Bowl

    CHANDLER, Ariz. (AP) — Tom Brady expects his cold to be gone in time for the Super Bowl. The Patriots quarterback still sounded congested when he said Thursday, “I expect to be 100 percent on…

  • Omar Minaya leaves Padres, joins union as adviser

    NEW YORK (AP) — Former New York Mets general manager Omar Minaya is leaving his job as senior vice president of the San Diego Padres to become a special adviser to union head Tony Clark.…

  • Chase Elliott to replace Jeff Gordon in No. 24 next season

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Chase Elliott will replace Jeff Gordon in the No. 24 Chevrolet when the four-time NASCAR champion gives up his seat at the end of this season. The announcement Thursday was expected…

  • 2016 Rio Olympic torch relay to reach 90 percent of people

    RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Organizers of the torch relay for the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro say it will visit 250 towns and cities across Brazil, reaching 90 percent of its 200 million…

  • Tim Pernetti out at NYCFC; Tom Glick hired as team president

    NEW YORK (AP) — New York City FC is replacing its leader before playing its first game in Major League Soccer. The expansion team said Thursday that Tim Pernetti will leave his job as chief…