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August 23, 1997 | JASON REID, TIMES STAFF WRITER
No evidence of rule violations by UCLA has been found during an NCAA investigation into two late-model cars driven by basketball recruits Schea Cotton and Baron Davis--although an NCAA enforcement official said Friday that the matter is not closed. Documentation provided by Cotton's parents and Lisa Hodoh, Davis' older sister, regarding the players' leased 1997 Ford sport-utility vehicles has been reviewed to the NCAA's satisfaction.
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August 23, 1997 | JASON REID, TIMES STAFF WRITER
No evidence of rule violations by UCLA has been found during an NCAA investigation into two late-model cars driven by basketball recruits Schea Cotton and Baron Davis--although an NCAA enforcement official said Friday that the matter is not closed. Documentation provided by Cotton's parents and Lisa Hodoh, Davis' older sister, regarding the players' leased 1997 Ford sport-utility vehicles has been reviewed to the NCAA's satisfaction.
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August 7, 1997 | JASON REID, TIMES STAFF WRITER
An NCAA official is in Southern California to question two UCLA basketball recruits, UCLA officials confirmed Wednesday. The Times has learned that one line of questioning includes the late-model cars currently being driven by the players.
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August 7, 1997 | JASON REID, TIMES STAFF WRITER
An NCAA official is in Southern California to question two UCLA basketball recruits, UCLA officials confirmed Wednesday. The Times has learned that one line of questioning includes the late-model cars currently being driven by the players.
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August 19, 1997 | JASON REID, TIMES STAFF WRITER
In an expansion of an on-going NCAA investigation, the parents of incoming UCLA basketball player Schea Cotton said they were questioned Monday about whether youth-league coach Pat Barrett purchased a stereo system for a late-model car driven by Cotton. NCAA investigator Karl Hicks first interviewed the Cottons at their home in Long Beach on Aug. 10. The Cottons said they produced documentation to prove they are paying for the leased 1997 Ford Explorer Cotton is driving.
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August 11, 1997 | JASON REID, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Incoming UCLA freshman basketball player Schea Cotton was interviewed by officials from the NCAA and UCLA on Sunday as part of an investigation into late-model cars driven by two UCLA basketball recruits. NCAA investigator Carl Hicks and Rich Herczog, UCLA director of compliance, met with Cotton at his parents' home in Long Beach for almost two hours. Also present were Cotton's parents, James and Gaynell, and his older brother James, a rookie guard with the NBA's Seattle SuperSonics.
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September 16, 1997 | JASON REID and LISA DILLMAN, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
Signaling the continuation of a summer-long NCAA investigation, an automobile salesman who said he leased two 1997 Ford Explorers driven by incoming UCLA freshmen basketball players Schea Cotton and Baron Davis has been questioned by officials examining the transactions. Athletic Director Peter T.
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December 20, 1993 | ERIC SHEPARD and GREGORY SANDOVAL, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
He is a high school freshman, but Schea Cotton already is the recruiting target of dozens of college basketball coaches. Cotton, 15, has shown so much talent on the court that he can further showcase his abilities by choosing the all-star traveling team and summer tournament schedule of his choice. Last September, he was the only freshman invited to the Nike Career Developmental Weekend, featuring 37 of the country's best prospects at the company's headquarters in Beaverton, Ore.
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November 6, 1996 | JASON REID
Brian Gimmillaro is at it again. You would think he couldn't keep this thing rolling so smoothly for so long, if only because of the law of averages. Get real. Just when it looked as if the Long Beach State women's volleyball team might face a down cycle--by their standards, anyway--Gimmillaro has his charges racing toward excellence again. It is a common occurrence at Long Beach, and there's no dispute where the credit belongs. "I am very happy with what we're doing," Gimmillaro said.
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March 3, 1996 | MIKE PENNER
In a cost-efficient move by the Southern Section office, the championship patches awarded to Saturday night's Division I-A winners were colored red and white. This is to ensure that the patches will not clash on the letterman jackets worn by Mater Dei High School basketball players, who have won the Division I-A title five times in the last five years and six times in the last seven years and 11 times in the last 14 years.
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December 23, 1998 | LONNIE WHITE, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The crossover dribble is still there, and so is his jumping ability. His dunks seem almost unstoppable and his sweet jump shot might have become even sweeter. But instead of showing his skills at UCLA or even getting ready for the NBA once the lockout ends, Schea Cotton is a 20-year-old freshman guard at Long Beach City College.
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February 15, 1994 | CHRIS FOSTER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
If ever there was a recipe for disaster, this was it. Nothing, and that means nothing, seemed to go in Fountain Valley's favor. The Barons lost player after player. Heck, they didn't even have a gymnasium to call their own until January. So how did this team, with so much going against it, end up as Sunset League champions? "Hey, it surprised me, too," Coach Gordon Billingsley said. But, through hell and high water, Fountain Valley won. The Barons (20-5) finished above .
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