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Posted at 12:00 AM ET, 07/11/2012

In other news: Arne Duncan shoots hoops in Georgetown’s summer league

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan shooting hoops with Georgetown University's Kenner League on Sunday. (D.C. Sports Bog)

It’s always hoops season for Arne Duncan, the basketball-obsessed Secretary of Education: To the delight of surprised fans, the 6’ 5” former Harvard (and briefly pro) player showed up at Georgetown’s Kenner
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan. (Pool/Getty Images)
League Sunday afternoon and played for a team named “Can’t Be Stop.” (Hey, Arne: Grammar gets the summer off?) The annual summer college showcase always gets some VIP drop-ins, but this was the first time a Cabinet secretary hit the court, reports our colleague Dan Steinberg. Missed it? Duncan will be at the USA Basketball “Hoops for Troops” men’s practice Saturday at the D.C. Armory — unclear if he’ll suit up, but he’s not really a sit-on-the-bench kind of guy, is he?

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