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Alex Lenneberg is an assistant sports editor for The Spectrum.


UB to play at ‘Bubbleville’ tournament
UB men’s basketball will play a pair of games in a new preseason tournament called “Bubbleville” from the Mohegan Sun Arena in Connecticut.
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After declaring for the NBA draft on March 20, Jayvon Graves took his name out of the 2020 NBA draft pool and announced his return to UB for his senior season. 
It all started with a tweet: Strength and conditioning coach Matt Gildersleeve makes difference in community
On March 16, Matt Gildersleeve sent out a tweet asking for help. He was trying to launch an organization to fight COVID-19, and he was looking for coaches to partner with.
Summer Hemphill to stay at UB for additional season
UB women’s basketball senior forward Summer Hemphill announced on Twitter Monday that she will be staying on the team for an additional season.