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LSU rolls dice on landing big-name coach

LSU is now in the market for a new coach for the first time since 2004, which means one of the top-10 jobs in college football is now available. 743 more words

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Vanderbilt basketball lands touted big man Ejike Obinna

One of the nation’s top high school centers, Ejike Obinna, committed to Vanderbilt basketball over the weekend.

Obinna, a 6-foot-9 standout at Virginia Academy in Ashburn, Va., is ranked as the 12th-best center in the 2017 recruiting class by  237 more words

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Upon further review ... no earthquake

AUBURN, Alabama – LSU had just produced “Earthquake – The Sequel,” but someone unplugged the seismograph.

It was almost too perfect to be true. Because it wasn’t. 751 more words

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Etling has surprised most, but not his dad anymore

AUBURN, Alabama – Most fathers at some point think, or in some cases fantasize briefly, that their son can be a star athlete.

The film “Jerry Maguire” ended with Tom Cruise’s title character considering it after watching his new wife’s son Ray toss a baseball far. 952 more words

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Former stars return to UK for NBA exhibition

LEXINGTON, Ky. — Former UK basketball players John Wall, DeMarcus Cousins, Willie Cauley-Stein and Skal Labissiere return to Rupp Arena next month.

Wall’s Washington Wizards will take on the trio of former Wildcats and the Sacramento Kings in an NBA exhibition game Oct. 124 more words

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South Carolina won't bid for NCAA Tournament games

On September 12, the NCAA elected to pull all 2016-2017 championship games out of the state of North Carolina due to HB2, a highly controversial law passed by North Carolina in March 2016 that prevents transgender citizens from choosing to use the bathroom they identify with. 143 more words

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UK basketball game times, TV networks finalized

LEXINGTON, Ky. — Every UK basketball game, as is customarily the case, will be televised nationally this season.

The times and television networks for remaining UK games held in Rupp Arena were announced by the school Thursday. 86 more words

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