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Shaun Livingston event to benefit Concordia

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Shaun Livingston with Warriors croppedShaun Livingston gives much credit to being who he is and where he is today to Concordia Lutheran School, where he attended during his grade school years.

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Reynolds introduced as Bradley's new AD

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Chris Reynolds said Wednesday he will always support Bradley University student athletes as they pursue excellence, will keep athletics in line with the university’s goals, and engage the community going forward in his new job as Bradley’s director of athletics.

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"One Shining Moment" Our Favorite March Madness Moments

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Hey, guess what? Not sure if you heard about this but the nation’s college (and high school) basketball teams are engaging in their annual end-of-year tournaments.

Don’t feel bad if you’ve never heard of these tournaments. Even though there are a lot of them, they kind of keep ‘em hush-hush promotionally speaking. They really don’t like to draw attention...

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"One Shining Moment" Part 2 - Our Sweet Sixteen Picks

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With the NCAA tournament well underway, we polled some of our writers here at The Peorian to see who they think will make it to the Sweet Sixteen (a couple of these thoughts have already proven to be wrong [thanks a lot, Harvard!]). Next week, we'll reveal our Final Four and NCAA championship picks which are currently in a sealed envelope being protected by The Peorian's vicious commado cyborg attack plant named Craig.

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Rebuilding Greatness: A Look at the Career of Shaun Livingston

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Very few NBA stars have risen so quickly -- and so young -- as Peorian Shaun Livingston. In 2004, the Los Angeles Clippers made him the #4 pick in the NBA draft, the highest ever a high school guard had been selected. And immediately this young man who just a year earlier was running the IHSA tournament was making his presence felt in the NBA. Then, just as quickly as his star rose, a devastating knee injury -- some say the most gruesome they've...

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