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Wednesday’s Sports in Brief

Thursday, August 9th, 2018

The NCAA is taking steps to try to clean up college basketball, carving out a limited role for agents to work with players and changing pivotal parts of its rules-enforcement system as part of numerous reforms in the wake of a corruption scandal. The Indianapolis-based governing body for college sports announced Wednesday that its Board of Governors and Division I Board of Directors had adopted a ''series of significant policy and legislative changes'' as part of an effort to ''fundamentally'' change the NCAA's structure. Some are immediate, while others first require action from other agencies - such as the NBA changing the age limit for draft-eligible players that has fueled the wave of ''one and done'' at the college level.

Sources: NBA veteran Nate Robinson to play professionally in Lebanon

Thursday, August 2nd, 2018

Nate Robinson last played with New Orleans in 2015. (AP) Eleven-year NBA veteran Nate Robinson has signed a one-year contract with Homenetmen Beirut in Lebanon, sources told Yahoo Sports. Robinson will play in Lebanon until at least mid-April. The three