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Hokies' Johnson looking forward to new season, new blood

March 29th, 2013 4:24 pm by Associated Press

BLACKSBURG James Johnson headed into his first offseason as Virginia Tech's men's basketball coach looking to scrutinize what went wrong during a season that started well but spiraled to a 13-19 finish.

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Vols tackle major challenge in improving defense

March 29th, 2013 3:38 pm by Associated Press

KNOXVILLE Tennessee is focusing on fundamentals in its attempt to improve a defense that statistically ranked among the worst in school history last football season.The first area of concern is tackling, something the Volunteers didn't do often enough or

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In the money: Tigers give ace Verlander richest deal ever for pitcher

March 29th, 2013 1:36 pm by Associated Press

LAKELAND, Fla. Detroit Tigers ace Justin Verlander has agreed to a $180 million, seven-year contract, topping Felix Hernandez for the richest deal for a pitcher in baseball history.

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Jim Litke: NCAA tarnishes 'One Shining Moment'

March 29th, 2013 2:32 am by Jim Litke

Turns out that apology the NCAA was shamed into little more than a month ago regarding the University of Miami didn't go nearly far enough. The higher-ups almost certainly knew that, and likely didn't care. Because even as they were apologizing for one un

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NCAAs wrapup: Thursday, March 28

March 29th, 2013 2:16 am by Associated Press

LOS ANGELES LaQuinton Ross hit a tiebreaking 3-pointer with two seconds to play, and Ohio State moved within one win of its second straight Final Four appearance with a 73-70 victory over Arizona on Thursday night in the West Regional semifinals.

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Syracuse's D, Carter-Williams beat Indiana 61-50

March 29th, 2013 12:33 am by Associated Press

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Ailing A-Rod will make more than Houston Astros

March 28th, 2013 6:36 pm by Associated Press

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Badgers again have QB questions; Kingsport's Phillips 1 of 7 signal-callers on roster

March 28th, 2013 2:33 pm by Associated Press

MADISON, Wis. When quarterback Curt Phillips took the snaps in January's Rose Bowl, Wisconsin became the first team to play in three consecutive BCS bowl games using three different starting quarterbacks. It's a sign that the Badgers were used to having

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Cardinals to honor 'Stan the Man' with patch

March 28th, 2013 2:14 pm by Associated Press

ST. LOUIS The St. Louis Cardinals will wear a patch on their left sleeve this season to honor the memory of Stan Musial.

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