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Davidson shakes 3-point doldrums, edges Saint Louis for A-10 win

Wed, January 03, 2018

Davidson’s Wildcats found just enough offense in the second half to salvage a 54-51 Atlantic 10 victory Wednesday against Saint Louis at Belk Arena. Davidson (6-7, 1-1 A-10) trailed 33-22 … Click to Continue »

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Florida State hands UNC first ACC loss

Wed, January 03, 2018

Joel Berry carried North Carolina in the second half but Florida State had the final answer. No. 24 FSU bothered Berry’s shot with 1.7 seconds left just enough to hold … Click to Continue »

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Dale Earnhardt Jr. New Year’s Resolution draws lots of online love

Wed, January 03, 2018

Dale Earnhardt Jr. is drawing lots of online love for his 2018 New Year’s Resolution: To cycle 50 to 100 miles a week. My news years resolution is to still … Click to Continue »

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Panthers safety Kurt Coleman: Bottom line, we have to do our jobs

Wed, January 03, 2018

Carolina Panthers safety Kurt Coleman says that the team is familiar with the New Orleans Saints personnel but it comes down to the Panthers communicating with one another and executing the plays. … Click to Continue »

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A potential new owner for the Carolina Panthers? Conflicting reports surround a major name

Wed, January 03, 2018

In the weeks since Carolina Panthers owner Jerry Richardson announced he would sell the team after this season, there has been much speculation as to who the new owner might … Click to Continue »

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Davis scores 29, powers Pelicans past Jazz 108-98

Wed, January 03, 2018

The New Orleans Pelicans are ahead of the Utah Jazz in the Western Conference standings but haven't had recent success head-to-head. That changed with a complete performance on Wednesday night. … Click to Continue »

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Brey sets victory mark as Notre Dame routs NC State, 88-58

Wed, January 03, 2018

Notre Dame coach Mike Brey figured it would be tough to beat North Carolina State without All-American Bonzie Colson. Then when his team lost point guard Matt Farrell with an … Click to Continue »

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Okogie scores season-high 30, Jackets upset No. 15 Miami

Wed, January 03, 2018

Josh Okogie isn't concerned with how poorly Georgia Tech started the season. Now with a signature victory over a ranked team, Okogie believes the Yellow Jackets are just getting started. … Click to Continue »

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Washington lifts No. 17 Kentucky past LSU, 74-71

Wed, January 03, 2018

Kentucky coach John Calipari was grateful for P.J. Washington's forceful presence in the locker room and under the basket in the second half. Washington scored 14 of his 18 points … Click to Continue »

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Young's 27 points help No. 7 Oklahoma rout Oklahoma St.

Wed, January 03, 2018

Trae Young has spent the first two months of his Oklahoma career doing what no Sooner has done before. The freshman nearly pulled off his most improbable feat yet. He … Click to Continue »

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