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Butler upsets No.1 Villanova 101-93 with 3-point spree

Sat, December 30, 2017

Kelan Martin scored 24 points and Paul Jorgensen had a career-high 23 to help Butler upset No. 1 Villanova 101-93 on Saturday. It's the second straight year the Bulldogs (12-3, … Click to Continue »

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Warriors' Curry scores 38, makes 10 3s in return from injury

Sat, December 30, 2017

Stephen Curry made a sensational return from injury by scoring 38 points with a season-high 10 3-pointers, and the Golden State Warriors beat the Memphis Grizzlies 141-128 on Saturday night. … Click to Continue »

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Hornibrook's 4 TDs carry Badgers past Miami, 34-24 in Orange

Sat, December 30, 2017

Alex Hornibrook threw four touchdown passes, three of them to Danny Davis, and No. 6 Wisconsin capped off the winningest season in school history by topping No. 11 Miami 34-24 … Click to Continue »

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UC Santa Barbara routs NAIA Pacific Union 81-49

Sat, December 30, 2017

Max Heidegger scored 11 of his 16 points in the first half and UC Santa Barbara routed NAIA Pacific Union 81-49 on Saturday night. UC Santa Barbara (11-3) is 6-0 … Click to Continue »

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Capitals beat Devils to take lead in Metropolitan Division

Sat, December 30, 2017

Nicklas Backstrom and John Carlson had a goal and two assists each, Alex Ovechkin had three assists and the Washington Capitals beat the New Jersey Devils 5-2 on Saturday night … Click to Continue »

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Why the NFC South stands alone as nuttiest, most competitive division in 2017

Fri, December 29, 2017

What a wild ride the regular NFL season has been. And not just for the Carolina Panthers, who are on the precipice of a playoff run following Sunday’s contest in … Click to Continue »

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Hoodie’s House update: Butler stops Lincoln Charter in Friday’s feature game

Fri, December 29, 2017

Elevator ↑Concord First Assembly shooting: The Eagles made 8-of-17 3-point attempts in a 63-47 win over Victory Christian at the Hoodie’s House tournament. Bailey Benham made 4-of-5 and finished with … Click to Continue »

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Record-setting Belk Bowl ends with 55-52 Wake Forest win over Texas A&M

Fri, December 29, 2017

Defense optional? More like defense prohibited, or at least that was the case in Friday’s record-setting Belk Bowl between Wake Forest and Texas A&M. After more than four hours of … Click to Continue »

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Cam Newton’s ‘roar’ – and my Panthers-Falcons prediction

Fri, December 29, 2017

One thing you can say for sure about a strange but ultimately successful 2017 season for the Carolina Panthers: The lion has roared repeatedly. For all the preseason talk about … Click to Continue »

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How limiting the Falcons’ explosive-play potential can give Carolina a win on Sunday

Fri, December 29, 2017

Carolina has not often struggled to defend the run this season, nor, 15-game body of work considered, largely struggled to defend the pass. But where the Panthers sometimes find themselves … Click to Continue »

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