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White, Gatens team up in million dollar basketball tournament

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 Former Hawkeye Matt Gatens and former Cyclone Royce White will team up next month to play for one million dollars.

The duo will join a roster with several former Big Ten players in The Basketball Tournament, an open event with a $1 million prize for the winning squad. Their team, the Bad Boys, will play in the Midwest Chicago Regional in mid-July, with a chance to advance to the final event in New York in early August..

Both Gatens and White finished their college careers in 2012. Gatens spent the last season playing professionally in Turkey.

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