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The Sun's Arizin: Villanova Wildcats news and links for July 10, 2014

Daily 'Nova links, today featuring covering your tracks with identity theft, Dante Cunningham's free agency value, and gettin' paid.

Happy Thursday, 'Nova Nation! Without further commentary, I bring you this latest update in the Jalen Brunson recruitment.

And now, the "news."

Rick Brunson, accused of sexual assault, used Patrick Ewing as an alias
Rick Brunson, a former Temple basketball star and candidate to be the Owls' next assistant coach, used Patrick Ewing's name to book an appointment with a female massage therapist whom he allegedly attempted to sexually assault at a suburban Chicago fitness center, according to a Vernon Hills (Ill.) police report.

Andy Katz 3-point shot: Preseason NIT scrambling, New York tourneys | ESPN
Andy Katz thinks Villanova will face VCU in the Legends Classic Semifinals.

The best NBA role players available in free agency | The Washington Post
These guys don't win the scoring titles or make the all-NBA teams, but they contribute to victories in ways that often go unnoticed. Dante Cunningham gets the nod.

Athletes are getting degrees, but does that actually mean anything? |
The NCAA brags about giving athletes the opportunity to graduate, but it ignores the fact that many of those degrees are relatively worthless.

The Pirates' triple-decker grilled cheese sandwich is the king of ballpark food |
Marc Normandin tried The Closer -- the Pirates three-in-one grilled cheese sandwich -- and defeated it. He also loved the sandwich and would like to always have one nearby.

Rashad McCants says he's getting $10 million from UNC, $300 million from NCAA |
Rashad McCants is about to get paid, according to Rashad McCants.