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ESPN adds Herbstreit to NFL draft coverage, replacing Gruden

Thu, February 22, 2018

ESPN lays off 150 people in largest round of cutsKirk Herbstreit will take Jon Gruden's place on ESPN's coverage of the NFL draft.

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Shiffrin gets silver in Vonn's last Olympic race; Gisin wins

Thu, February 22, 2018

Pyeongchang_Olympics_Alpine_Skiing_99348Mikaela Shiffrin already was assured of earning her third career medal, each in a different event, when Lindsey Vonn prepared to propel herself out of the starting gate as the final starter in the final race of her Olympic career.

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Wise goes for it, and comes out with another Olympic gold

Thu, February 22, 2018

Pyeongchang_Olympics_Freestyle_Skiing_Men_74027They give their bodies for this sport. Sometimes little pieces of their hearts and souls, too.

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Wake Forest keeps Pittsburgh winless in ACC 63-57

Thu, February 22, 2018

Wake Forest LogoThe Demon Deacons didn't want to be Pitt's first ACC victim.

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Allen scores 28, No. 5 Duke routs Louisville 82-56

Thu, February 22, 2018

Louisville_Duke_Basketball_95810Grayson Allen took care of the scoring for No. 5 Duke. Everyone pitched in at the other end of the floor.

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Pinson scores career-high 23, UNC holds off Syracuse 78-74

Thu, February 22, 2018

North_Carolina_Syracuse_Basketball_11630When Syracuse threatened one final time, Joel Berry II had an answer for North Carolina.

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Payne: NC State still on track to meet goals entering last three games

Wed, February 21, 2018

NCSU beats Boston College, 82-66NC State is still on track to meet its goal of closing out the regular season with a 6-0 stretch halfway through the six-game stretch.

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Jerome leads No. 1 Virginia past Georgia Tech, 65-54

Wed, February 21, 2018

Georgia_Tech_Virginia_Basketball_26986Top-ranked Virginia accomplished its first goal of the season. The next ones on the list will only get more difficult.

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Curiosity, hope and big crowds follow Tiger Woods

Wed, February 21, 2018

Honda_Classic_Golf_75198He is the only two-time winner on the PGA Tour this season. He has been No. 1 in the FedEx Cup standings the past six weeks.

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Hokies continue winning ways, beat No. 15 Clemson 65-58

Wed, February 21, 2018

Clemson_Virginia_Tech_Basketball_44570Justin Robinson and Kerry Blackshear Jr. scored 14 points each to lift Virginia Tech to a 65-58 victory over No. 15 Clemson on Wednesday night.

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