The NBA announced Thursday it will offer elite 18-year-old basketball prospects $125,000 to play in the G League for five months. Many are skeptical about how many will accept the offer, but it is market competition for college basketball.
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Kentucky football coach Mark Stoops is chosen national mid-season Coach of the Year by The Athletic. More analysis from the college basketball corruption trial. NFL television ratings are up this season. Links for Thursday.