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Jim Valvano

James Thomas Anthony "Jim" Valvano (March 10, 1946 – April 28, 1993), nicknamed Jimmy V, was an American college basketball player, coach, and broadcaster. [1]

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ACC Men's Basketball Tournament

The ACC Men's Basketball Tournament (popularly known as the ACC Tournament) is the conference championship tournament in basketball for the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC).

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Adenocarcinoma

Adenocarcinoma (plural adenocarcinomas or adenocarcinomata) is a type of cancerous tumor that can occur in several parts of the body.

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Anthony LaPaglia

Anthony M. LaPaglia (born 31 January 1959) is an Australian actor.

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Arthur Ashe Courage Award

The Arthur Ashe Courage Award (sometimes called the Arthur Ashe Award for Courage or Arthur Ashe for Courage Award) is an award that is part of the ESPY Awards.

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Atlantic Coast Conference

The Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) is a collegiate athletic conference in the United States in which its fifteen member universities compete in the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)'s Division I, with its football teams competing in the Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS), the highest levels for athletic competition in US-based collegiate sports.

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Autobiography

An autobiography (from the Greek, αὐτός-autos self + βίος-bios life + γράφειν-graphein to write) is a written account of the life of a person written by that person.

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Baltimore

Baltimore (locally) is the largest city in the U.S. state of Maryland, and the 26th-most populous city in the country.

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Bill Walton

William Theodore "Bill" Walton III (born November 5, 1952) is an American retired basketball player and television sportscaster.

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Bob Lloyd

Robert E. "Bob" Lloyd (born January 3, 1946) is an American former professional basketball player in the American Basketball Association (ABA), even though he was drafted by the NBA's Detroit Pistons in the 7th round of the 1967 NBA Draft.

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Bob Valvano

Bob Valvano (born January 29, 1957) is an American sportscaster based in Louisville, Kentucky.

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Bucknell Bison

The Bucknell Bison are the athletic teams of Bucknell University.

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Bucknell Bison men's basketball

The Bucknell Bison men's basketball team represents Bucknell University in Lewisburg, Pennsylvania in NCAA Division I competition.

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Bucknell University

Bucknell University is a private liberal arts college located alongside the West Branch Susquehanna River in the town of Lewisburg, in central Pennsylvania, United States.

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CableACE Award

The CableACE Award (earlier known as the ACE Awards; ACE was an acronym for Award for Cable Excellence) was an award that was given from 1978 to 1997 to honor excellence in American cable television programming.

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Charleston, South Carolina

Charleston is the oldest and second-largest city in the U.S. state of South Carolina, the county seat of Charleston County, and the principal city in the Charleston–North Charleston–Summerville Metropolitan Statistical Area.

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Chris Washburn

Christopher Scott Washburn (born May 13, 1966) is an American former professional basketball player.

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Clyde Drexler

Clyde Austin "The Glide" Drexler (born June 22, 1962) is an American retired professional basketball swingman.

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College basketball

The history of basketball is traced back to a YMCA International Training School, known today as Springfield College, located in Springfield, Massachusetts.

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Connecticut Huskies men's basketball

The Connecticut Huskies men's basketball program is the intercollegiate men's basketball team of the University of Connecticut, in Storrs, Connecticut.

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Corona, Queens

Corona is a neighborhood in the New York City borough of Queens, in the United States.

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Dean Smith

Dean Edwards Smith (February 28, 1931 – February 7, 2015) was an American head coach of men's college basketball.

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Dereck Whittenburg

Dereck Whittenburg (born October 2, 1960) is an American college basketball coach who is currently the senior assistant to Mark Gottfried at North Carolina State University, his alma mater and where he was an NCAA national champion as a player.

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Dick Vitale

Richard John "Dick" Vitale (born June 9, 1939), also known as "Dickie V", is an American basketball sportscaster.

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Duke University Hospital

Duke University Medical Center (commonly referred to as Duke University Hospital) is a 938-acute care bed academic tertiary care facility located in Durham, North Carolina.

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Durham, North Carolina

Durham is a city in the U.S. state of North Carolina.

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ESPN

ESPN (originally an acronym for Entertainment and Sports Programming Network) is a U.S.-based global cable and satellite television channel owned by ESPN Inc., a joint venture between The Walt Disney Company (which operates the network) and the Hearst Corporation (which owns a 20% minority share).

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ESPN College Basketball

ESPN College Basketball is a blanket title used for presentations of college basketball on ESPN and its family of networks.

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ESPN College Basketball on ABC

ESPN College Basketball on ABC (originally College Basketball on ABC) is the branding formerly used for broadcasts of NCAA Division I college basketball games produced by ESPN, and televised on the American Broadcasting Company (ABC).

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ESPY Award

An ESPY Award (short for Excellence in Sports Performance Yearly Award) is an accolade presented by the American cable television network ESPN to recognize individual and team athletic achievement and other sports-related performance during the calendar year preceding a given annual ceremony.

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Find a Grave

Find A Grave is a commercial website that allows the public to access and add to an online database of cemetery records.

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Florida Gators men's basketball

The Florida Gators men's basketball team represents the University of Florida in the sport of basketball.

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Green Bay Packers

The Green Bay Packers are a professional American football team based in Green Bay, Wisconsin.

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Hakeem Olajuwon

Hakeem Abdul Olajuwon (born January 21, 1963), formerly known as Akeem Olajuwon, is a retired Nigerian-American professional basketball player.

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Historic Oakwood Cemetery

Historic Oakwood Cemetery was founded in 1869 in North Carolina's capital, Raleigh, near the North Carolina State Capitol in the city's Historic Oakwood neighborhood.

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Houston Cougars men's basketball

The Houston Cougars men's basketball team represents the University of Houston in Houston, Texas, in the NCAA Division I men's basketball competition.

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Hug

A hug is an international form of physical intimacy in which two people put their arms around the neck, back, or waist of one another and hold each other closely.

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Iona College (New York)

Iona College is a Congregation of Christian Brothers-affiliated four-year college in New Rochelle, New York.

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Iona Gaels men's basketball

The Iona Gaels men's basketball team represents Iona College in New Rochelle, New York in NCAA Division I competition.

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Johns Hopkins Blue Jays

The Johns Hopkins University's intercollegiate sports teams are called the Blue Jays (after the bird Blue Jay), and they compete in the NCAA's Division III, except for the lacrosse teams that compete in Division I. They are primarily members of the Centennial Conference.

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Johns Hopkins University

The Johns Hopkins University (commonly referred to as Johns Hopkins, JHU, or simply Hopkins) is a private research university in Baltimore, Maryland.

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Late Night with David Letterman

Late Night with David Letterman is a nightly hour-long comedy talk show on NBC that was created and hosted by David Letterman.

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Long Island

Long Island is an island located just off the northeast coast of the United States and a region within the U.S. state of New York.

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Lorenzo Charles

Lorenzo Emile "Lo" Charles (November 25, 1963 – June 27, 2011) was an American college and professional basketball player.

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Madison Square Garden (1925)

Madison Square Garden (MSG III) was an indoor arena in New York City, the third bearing that name.

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Metastasis

Metastasis, or metastatic disease, is the spread of a cancer or other disease from one organ or part to another not directly connected with it.

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Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference

The Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC) is a collegiate athletic conference affiliated in NCAA Division I, consisting of eleven schools coming from three states of the northeastern United States: Connecticut, New Jersey, and New York.

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Middle Atlantic Conferences

Founded in 1912, the Middle Atlantic Conferences (MAC) is an umbrella organization of three athletic conferences which competes in the NCAA's Division III.

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Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame

The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame is an American history museum and hall of fame, located at 1000 Hall of Fame Avenue in Springfield, Massachusetts.

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National Italian American Sports Hall of Fame

The National Italian American Sports Hall of Fame is a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit institution honoring exceptional U.S. athletes of Italian descent.

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NC State Wolfpack men's basketball

The NC State Wolfpack men's basketball team represents North Carolina State University in NCAA Division I men's basketball competition.

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NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Championship

The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Men's Division I Basketball Tournament is a single-elimination tournament played each spring in the United States, currently featuring 68 college basketball teams, to determine the national championship of the major college basketball teams.

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New York

New York is a state in the Northeastern and Mid-Atlantic regions of the United States.

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NFL Europe

The World League of American Football (shortened to WLAF or World LeagueThe abbreviation "World League" was often used in /// in 1991 and 1992, but "World League of American Football" was often used on TV and posters), later renamed the NFL Europe League and then NFL Europa (usually known as NFL Europe for short), was a professional American football league which operated between 1991 and 2007.

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Norm Sloan

Norman Lesley Sloan, Jr. (June 25, 1926 – December 9, 2003), nicknamed "Stormin' Norman," was an American college basketball player and coach.

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North Carolina State University

North Carolina State University, officially North Carolina State University at Raleigh, is a public, coeducational, research university located in Raleigh, North Carolina, United States.

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Peter Golenbock

Peter Golenbock (born July 19, 1946) is a sports journalist and author.

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Point guard

Point guard (PG), also called the one or point, is one of the standard positions in a regulation basketball game.

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Presenter

A presenter host or hostess is a person or organization responsible for the running of a public event.

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Queens

Queens is the easternmost and largest in area of the five boroughs of New York City, geographically adjacent to the borough of Brooklyn at the western end of Long Island.

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Raleigh, North Carolina

Raleigh is the capital of the state of North Carolina as well as the seat of Wake County in the United States.

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Rutgers Scarlet Knights men's basketball

The Rutgers Scarlet Knights men's basketball team represents Rutgers University in NCAA Division I college basketball competition.

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Rutgers University

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, commonly referred to as Rutgers University, Rutgers, or RU, is an American public research university and the largest institution for higher education in New Jersey.

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SAT

The SAT is a standardized test widely used for college admissions in the United States.

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Seaford High School (New York)

Seaford High School is a public high school located in Seaford, New York, USA serving students in the ninth through twelfth grades.

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Seaford, New York

Seaford is a census-designated place (CDP) in Nassau County, New York, United States.

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Stuart Scott

Stuart Orlando Scott (July 19, 1965 – January 4, 2015) was an American sportscaster and anchor on ESPN, most notably on SportsCenter.

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Student athlete

A student athlete (sometimes written student–athlete) is a participant in an organized competitive sport sponsored by the educational institution in which he or she is enrolled.

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Television film

A television film (also known as a TV film; television movie; TV movie; telefilm; telemovie; made-for-television film; direct-to-TV film; movie of the week (MOTW or MOW); feature-length drama; single drama and original movie) is a feature-length motion picture that is produced for, and originally distributed by or to, a television network, in contrast to theatrical films, which are made explicitly for initial showing in movie theaters.

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The Cosby Show

The Cosby Show is an American television sitcom starring Bill Cosby, which aired for eight seasons on NBC from September 20, 1984 until April 30, 1992.

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The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson

The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson is a talk show hosted by Johnny Carson under The Tonight Show franchise from October 1, 1962 through May 22, 1992.

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UCLA Bruins men's basketball

The UCLA Bruins men's basketball program represents the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) in men's college basketball.

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UNC Wilmington Seahawks men's basketball

The UNC Wilmington Seahawks men's basketball team represents the University of North Carolina Wilmington.

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University of North Carolina at Wilmington

The University of North Carolina at Wilmington (UNCW), sometimes referred to as UNC Wilmington, is a public, co-educational university located in Wilmington, North Carolina, United States.

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Vince Lombardi

Vincent Thomas "Vince" Lombardi (June 11, 1913 – September 3, 1970), was an American football player, coach, and executive.

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Wilmington, North Carolina

Wilmington is a port city and the county seat of New Hanover County in coastal southeastern North Carolina, United States.

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Yankee Stadium (1923)

Yankee Stadium was a stadium located in the Bronx, a borough of New York City, New York.

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1967 National Invitation Tournament

The 1967 National Invitation Tournament was the 1967 edition of the annual NCAA college basketball competition.

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1967 NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Tournament

The 1967 NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Tournament involved 23 schools playing in single-elimination play to determine the national champion of men's NCAA Division I college basketball.

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1974 NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Tournament

The 1974 NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Tournament involved 25 schools playing in single-elimination play to determine the national champion of men's NCAA Division I college basketball.

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1979 NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Tournament

The 1979 NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Tournament involved 40 schools playing in single-elimination play to determine the national champion of men's NCAA Division I college basketball.

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1980 NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Tournament

The 1980 NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Tournament involved 48 schools playing in single-elimination play to determine the national champion of men's NCAA Division I college basketball.

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1982 NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Tournament

The 1982 NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Tournament involved 48 schools playing in single-elimination play to determine the national champion of men's NCAA Division I college basketball.

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1983 NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Tournament

The 1983 NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Tournament involved 52 schools playing in single-elimination play to determine the national champion of men's NCAA Division I college basketball.

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1984 National Invitation Tournament

The 1984 National Invitation Tournament was the 1984 edition of the annual NCAA college basketball competition.

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1985 NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Tournament

The 1985 NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Tournament involved 64 schools playing in single-elimination play to determine the national champion of men's NCAA Division I college basketball.

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1986 NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Tournament

The 1986 NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Tournament involved 64 schools playing in single-elimination play to determine the national champion of men's NCAA Division I college basketball.

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1987 NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Tournament

The 1987 NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Tournament involved 64 schools playing in single-elimination play to determine the national champion of men's NCAA Division I college basketball.

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1988 NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Tournament

The 1988 NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Tournament involved 64 schools playing in single-elimination play to determine the national champion of men's NCAA Division I college basketball.

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1989 NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Tournament

The 1989 NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Tournament involved 64 schools playing in single-elimination play to determine the national champion of men's NCAA Division I college basketball.

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30 for 30

30 for 30 is the umbrella title for a series of documentary films airing on ESPN and its sister networks and online properties.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jim_Valvano

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