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January 3, 2003 | Mike Bresnahan, Times Staff Writer
Before Kobe Bryant made the jump to the big time, before Dajuan Wagner scored 100 points in a high school game, before LeBron James appeared on national television and the cover of Sports Illustrated, way before any of this, there was the original. He played to overflow crowds at the 2,200-seat gym in Lebanon, Ind., Rick Mount did, drilling shot after shot for Lebanon High.
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January 3, 2003 | Mike Bresnahan, Times Staff Writer
Before Kobe Bryant made the jump to the big time, before Dajuan Wagner scored 100 points in a high school game, before LeBron James appeared on national television and the cover of Sports Illustrated, way before any of this, there was the original. He played to overflow crowds at the 2,200-seat gym in Lebanon, Ind., Rick Mount did, drilling shot after shot for Lebanon High.
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February 5, 1990
Paul W. (Pete) Mount, 64, father of former Purdue and pro basketball star Rick Mount, died in a fire at his Lebanon, Ind., apartment, authorities said.
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February 5, 1990
Paul W. (Pete) Mount, 64, father of former Purdue and pro basketball star Rick Mount, died in a fire at his Lebanon, Ind., apartment, authorities said.
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February 28, 1988 | Associated Press
If your name is Mount and you live in Lebanon, Ind., you are expected to play basketball. If your name is Rich Mount, you are also fighting inevitable comparisons with a famous father who is still regarded as one of the best players to come out of this basketball-crazy state. The younger Mount, a 6-foot-3 junior at Lebanon High School, already gets about 10 letters a week from major colleges around the country.
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February 13, 1991 | From Staff and Wire Reports
Rich Mount, who left Purdue and its basketball team earlier this season, is enrolling at Virginia Commonwealth in Richmond. He is the son of former Purdue All-American Rick Mount.
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March 14, 1994 | Associated Press
Glenn Robinson, the nation's scoring leader, had a career-high 49 points as No. 6-ranked Purdue beat Illinois, 87-77, Sunday to win its first Big Ten title since 1988. Purdue (26-4, 14-4) finished one game ahead of Michigan, which dropped out of a first-place tie with Saturday's overtime loss to Northwestern. The victory also snapped a six-game losing streak to Illinois (17-10, 10-8). Robinson, averaging 30.
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January 18, 2000
The NCAA Division I single-game scoring list (vs. Division I opponents): Kevin Bradshaw, U.S. International, vs. Loyola Marymount, Jan. 5, 1991 72 Pete Maravich, Louisiana State, vs. Alabama, Feb. 7, 1970 69 Calvin Murphy, Niagara, vs. Syracuse, Dec. 7, 1968 68 Jay Handlan, Washington & Lee, vs. Furman, Feb. 17, 1951 66 Pete Maravich, Louisiana State, vs. Tulane, Feb. 10, 1969 66 Anthony Roberts, Oral Roberts, vs. North Carolina A&T, Feb. 19, 1977 66 Anthony Roberts, Oral Roberts, vs.
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October 12, 2012 | Bill Dwyre
He wore dark-rimmed glasses that made him look like Clark Kent and he played defense like Superman. Now, Kenny Heitz is gone, leaving UCLA basketball fans with fond memories and sorrow. He is a magical name from the 10-championship John Wooden era that will never be forgotten, or under-appreciated. In Heitz's three seasons - freshmen couldn't play on the varsity then - UCLA had a record of 88-2. At the end of each season - 1967, '68 and '69 - the Bruins took home an NCAA title trophy.
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December 3, 1989 | DICK WAGNER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
In their first big game, Cal State Long Beach's new players looked nervous most of the way Saturday. But in the end, they played like veterans and stole a 70-69 victory from Purdue before 3,655 fans at the Long Beach Arena. With 10 seconds to play and the 49ers trailing, 69-68, freshman Lucious Harris stole the ball near midcourt and drove for a layup. He missed, but Kenny Jarvis, another new 49er, tipped the ball in with two seconds left.
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February 28, 1988 | Associated Press
If your name is Mount and you live in Lebanon, Ind., you are expected to play basketball. If your name is Rich Mount, you are also fighting inevitable comparisons with a famous father who is still regarded as one of the best players to come out of this basketball-crazy state. The younger Mount, a 6-foot-3 junior at Lebanon High School, already gets about 10 letters a week from major colleges around the country.
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March 15, 1987 | From Times Wire Services
Indiana Coach Bob Knight and the most successful coach among his former assistants, Duke's Mike Krzyzewski, are on a collision course. Third-ranked Indiana and No. 17 Duke play in the Midwest Regional semifinals in Cincinnati after winning second-round games Saturday in the Midwest Regional. Indiana (26-4) got 31 points from Steve Alford and 27 from Daryl Thomas to defeat Auburn, 107-90. Duke (24-8) beat Xavier, 65-60, in the other game at the Hoosier Dome in Indianapolis.
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March 5, 1989 | ALAN DROOZ, Times Staff Writer
With each game, Loyola Marymount's scoring machine Hank Gathers moves into more and more exclusive neighborhoods, and if he stays close to his 33.5-point scoring average through this weekend's West Coast Athletic Conference tournament, he'll become the 12th player in the rare 1,000-point club. Gathers enters the weekend with 904 points this season, joining an all-star list that not even noted collegiate scorers like Wilt Chamberlain and Lew Alcindor made.
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