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Kansas State Is Giving People Free Bacon To Attend Women’s Basketball Games

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Kansas State's athletic department is offering students free bacon to attend Friday's women's basketball game against Tennessee State.

DERRICK BATEMAN

With Leather’s Watch This: Dreamy Jordan Mein’s Rise To Welterweight Stardom

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One of the biggest surprises of UFC 158 on Saturday night was Jordan Mein and incredible first round TKO over the veteran Dan Miller, although the UFC’s newest welterweight prospect is hardly a rookie.

BASKETBALL

Wednesday Dunk Battle: Bryant Vs. James Vs. Griner Vs. Behanan

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Last week's Wednesday Dunk Battle was one of the most hotly contested ever, pitting LeBron James and Blake Griffin (the two most prolific Wednesday Dunk Battlers of the season) against a sea otter and a guy who dunked through fire.

BASKETBALL

Meet Gabrielle Gary, Mistress Of The Turnaround Out-Of-Bounds Hook-shot 3-Pointer

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We don't cover women's basketball a lot at With Leather -- even when we approach it professionally, it opens to the door for way too many PRETTY GOOD BASKETBALL PLAYING FROM THE KITCHEN comments, which are more or less the asshole of popular opinion -- but this is too good not to share.

BIKINI SPORTS

Meet The Beautiful-ish Stars Of The Bikini Basketball Association

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Because <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/tag/lingerie-football" target="_blank">Lingerie Football</a> and the <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/2012/09/bikini-hockey-league-videos" target="_blank">Bikini Hockey League</a> can't satiate America's desire to see barely-trained women pretend to play sports in their underwear, the Bikini Basketball Association is about to become a thing.

ACTUAL NEWS

This Is Pretty Terrible News

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Back in July, former University of Nebraska women’s basketball player Charlie Rogers told police that three men broke into her home, held her down, carved horrific homophobic slurs into her body with knives, and tried to burn her home down with her in it because she’s a lesbian.

LAYUPS

Danielle Clauson Plays By No Rules

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You may have already seen this little nugget of women’s basketball trick shottery on ESPN’s Top Plays or in an email your feminist older sister sent you, but I didn’t see it until this morning because I save my chicks hoops for Thursdays when my pride is already mostly defeated.

BIRD IS THE WORD

Double Bird Sighting In NJ

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Here comes your women's basketball post for February, and we're only showing you this either because it had the makings of a ruckus or someone got naked.

UCONN HUSKIES

Geno Auriemma: Back to the Kitchen

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The UConn women's record-setting 90 game consecutive win steak is over after losing to 8th ranked Stanford 71-59 last night.

BAYLOR BEARS

Is Baylor’s Brittney Griner A Game-Changer? (Spoiler Alert: No)

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Warning: This post deals with women's college basketball.

ARIZONA STATE SUN DEVILS

THIS TEAM PLAYED LIKE POOP

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Leave it to the Pac-10 Conference to lead the charge of progressive language in women's basketball.

TENNESSEE VOLUNTEERS

PAT SUMMITT HAS BALLS OF STEEL

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We mentioned on Monday that Pat Summitt's Tennessee Vols lost to Ball State in first-round action of the NCAA women's tournament over the weekend.

LESBIANS

‘MY TEAM CUT ME FOR BEING STRAIGHT’

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Former Central Michigan basketball player <a href="http://www.cmuchippewas.com/ViewArticle.dbml?SPSID=46444&SPID=4211&DB_OEM_ID=10500&ATCLID=694105&Q_SEASON=2007">Brooke Heike</a> has filed a lawsuit against that university, claiming that her former coach, Sue Guevara, cut her from the program in part because Heike is heterosexual.

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THAT COACH’S MEMORIAL NEEDED A ‘STACHE

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Away from all the Super Bowl hoopla in Tampa comes a more lighthearted story about a dead basketball coach and the vandalism of a memorial to her.

BIG HAIR

SARAH PALIN COULDN’T DRIBBLE (UPDATED)

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The incomparable <a href="http://deadspin.com/people/Unsilent%20Majority/posts/">Unsilent Majority</a> unearthed this pic for <a href="http://deadspin.com/5044288/barack-isnt-the-only-baller-in-this-race">Deadspin</a> earlier today.


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