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College Basketball Former VCU assistant is returning to coach Rams RICHMOND, Va. – Rice coach Mike Rhoades is returning to VCU to become the Rams’ head coach. The 44-year-old Rhoades spent five...

DATE: March 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: Sports

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Auto Racing Newman skips late pit stop, stuns field in Phoenix AVONDALE, Ariz. – Ryan Newman gambled and skipped a tire-changing pit stop to take the lead from deep in the pack and held on for the...

DATE: March 19, 2017 | CATEGORY: Sports

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Auto Racing Allgaier holds on to win Xfinity race after long wait AVONDALE, Ariz. — Justin Allgaier held on to the lead in a restart with four laps to go and won the NASCAR Xfinity race in...

DATE: March 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Sports

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Auto Racing Logano uses fast late lap to claim pole in Phoenix AVONDALE, Ariz. — Joey Logano capped a day in the spotlight with a fast late lap Friday to claim the pole for the NASCAR Camping World...

DATE: March 17, 2017 | CATEGORY: Sports

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College Basketball Indiana fires Tom Crean after 9 seasons BLOOMINGTON, Ind. — Indiana coach Tom Crean has been fired after nine often lackluster seasons. Athletic director Fred Glass announced the...

DATE: March 16, 2017 | CATEGORY: Sports

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College Basketball UCF holds off Colorado’s rally, wins 79-74 in NIT ORLANDO, Fla. — B.J. Taylor scored 26 points, A.J. Davis added 17 and Central Florida held off Colorado’s late rally for a 79-74...

DATE: March 15, 2017 | CATEGORY: Sports

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Baseball Yamada’s 2 big blasts lead Japan over Cuba TOKYO – Tetsuto Yamada hit two home runs to lead Japan to an 8-5 win over Cuba in the World Baseball Classic on Tuesday. Seiichi Uchikawa broke a...

DATE: March 14, 2017 | CATEGORY: Sports

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College Basketball UConn top seed in NCAA women’s tournament NEW YORK – UConn’s drive for five will begin at home. Winners of 107 consecutive games, coach Geno Auriemma and the Huskies won’t have...

DATE: March 13, 2017 | CATEGORY: Sports

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Auto Racing Truex Jr. wins, Kyle Busch bloodied in pit brawl LAS VEGAS – Martin Truex Jr. passed Brad Keselowski with two laps to go and avoided a last-lap wreck that led to a pit-road brawl and...

DATE: March 12, 2017 | CATEGORY: Sports

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Auto Racing Logano pulls away from Larson, wins Xfinity race LAS VEGAS – Joey Logano pulled away from Kyle Larson on a restart with four laps left and held on to win the NASCAR Xfinity race...

DATE: March 11, 2017 | CATEGORY: Sports

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Baseball U.S. rallies past Colombia in 10 innings in WBC MIAMI – Adam Jones hit the winning RBI single with two out in the 10th inning Friday night, and the United States overcame a two-run deficit...

DATE: March 10, 2017 | CATEGORY: Sports

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College Basketball TCU stuns No. 1 Kansas in Big 12 quarterfinals KANSAS CITY, Mo. – It didn’t matter to TCU that it was playing just down the road from the Kansas campus in Lawrence, or that the...

DATE: March 9, 2017 | CATEGORY: Sports