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The Latest: Fans gather at statue of Pat Summitt on campus

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Latest on Pat Summitt, the former Tennessee women's coach who died Tuesday morning at age 64. (all times local):

12:05 p.m.

Fans placed flowers, cards, orange-and-white balloons and basketballs at the foot of Pat Summitt's statue on the Tennessee campus across the street from Thompson-Boling Arena.

Many fans walked by Pat Summitt Plaza and took pictures of the statue that shows Summitt standing and smiling rather than displaying her trademark glare.

The AP Top 25 Poll

Poll Release: Mar 14
(###) Number of first place votes
RankteamRecordPointsPV Rank
1Kansas (63)30-41,6231
2Michigan State (2)29-51,5522
3North Carolina28-61,4887
4Virginia26-71,3844
5Oregon28-61,3718
6Villanova29-51,2833
7Oklahoma25-71,2156
8West Virginia26-81,1939
9Xavier27-51,1275
10Miami (FL)25-792011
10Kentucky26-892016
12Purdue26-887313
13Utah26-887012
14Indiana25-782810
15Texas A&M26-868217
16Louisville23-858514
17Arizona25-855915
18Maryland25-848918
19Duke23-1038319
20Seton Hall25-837429
21Baylor22-1134722
22Iowa State21-1131721
23California23-1027024
24SMU25-58425
25Iowa21-108220

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California coach Martin signs contract 2 years after hiring

BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — California coach Cuonzo Martin has officially signed with the school more than two years after taking over the basketball program.

Athletic director Mike Williams announced the signing Monday. Martin had been working off a binding term sheet that was in place when he was hired in April 2014. Martin's average annual compensation is $1.64 million plus various bonuses.

Martin has a 41-26 record in two seasons and led Cal to the NCAA Tournament this year. Cal also posted a perfect 1,000 Academic Progress Rate score for the 2014-15 season.