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Under Armour replaces Majestic as MLB jersey supplier in '20

OXON HILL, Md. (AP) — Under Armour will take over as the supplier of Major League Baseball uniforms in 2020.

Brohm leaving Western Kentucky to take Boilermakers job

Jeff Brohm is leaving Western Kentucky to take the head coaching job at Purdue.

UConn new No. 1 in AP women's basketball poll, passing Irish

NEW YORK (AP) — UConn is the new No. 1 in The Associated Press women's basketball poll, moving ahead of Notre Dame on Monday.

Bach, Reedie clear air over Russian doping scandal

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — With another report on Russian doping looming at the end of this week, the presidents of the IOC and World Anti-Doping Agency met Monday to clear the air over their "perceived differences" over the handling of previous evidence of systematic cheating in Russia.

Ohio St., Michigan hold 14 of 25 AP All-Big Ten top spots

Ohio State and Michigan dominated the selections for The Associated Press All-Big Ten football team.

Jury selection begins in high-profile Saints star's death

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — One car rear-ends another on a Saturday night. People argue. It escalates.

BASKETBALL: Lady Dawgs rain 11 3-pointers in 72-38 rout of Manor

COPPERAS COVE — The shots came from behind the 3-point arc, but they were generated in the paint.

HOT BOWL: Today's doubleheader features No. 4 juco vs. 2015 national champ

Fourth-ranked Trinity Valley Community College has enjoyed a 10-1 record thus far and accepted an invitation to compete in today’s CHAMPS Heart of Texas Bowl at Copperas Cove. 

BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Unbeaten Florence boys win 2 more at Holland Classic

The Florence boys basketball team went 2-0 Friday to improve its tally at the Holland Classic to 3-0.

2016 REVIEW: Ellison football continues knocking on postseason door

Ellison began the 2016 season with a pristine nonleague record and opened District 8-6A with a ton of momentum. 

COACH SMITH TOURNAMENT: Lady Eagles go 2-0; SHS boys split 2 games

SALADO — A day after dropping a 22-point decision to Thorndale, the Salado Lady Eagles showed their toughness and picked up two huge wins Friday on day two of the Coach Smith Tournament.

Ellison boys edge Knights in bowling season opener

The Ellison boys eked out a 9-8 victory over the Harker Heights Knights on Tuesday at Hallmark Lanes to open the 16th season of high school bowling.

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Brohm leaving Western Kentucky to take Boilermakers job
Updated: December 05, 2016 - 12:30 pm

Jeff Brohm is leaving Western Kentucky to take the head coaching job at Purdue.

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Ohio St., Michigan hold 14 of 25 AP All-Big Ten top spots
Updated: December 05, 2016 - 12:03 pm

Ohio State and Michigan dominated the selections for The Associated Press All-Big Ten football team.

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Villanova back at No. 1 in AP Top 25 men's hoops poll
Updated: December 05, 2016 - 11:31 am

Reigning national champion Villanova is No. 1 in the AP Top 25 men's college basketball poll for the second time in school history.

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Under Armour replaces Majestic as MLB jersey supplier in '20
Updated: December 05, 2016 - 12:45 pm

OXON HILL, Md. (AP) — Under Armour will take over as the supplier of Major League Baseball uniforms in 2020.

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Bach, Reedie clear air over Russian doping scandal
Updated: December 05, 2016 - 12:16 pm

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — With another report on Russian doping looming at the end of this week, the presidents of the IOC and World Anti-Doping Agency met Monday to clear the air over their "perceived differences" over the handling of previous evidence of systematic cheating in Russia.

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LEADING OFF: What to watch at the baseball winter meetings
Posted: December 05, 2016

A look at what's happening today at the baseball winter meetings in Oxon Hill, Maryland:

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UConn new No. 1 in AP women's basketball poll, passing Irish
Updated: December 05, 2016 - 12:30 pm

NEW YORK (AP) — UConn is the new No. 1 in The Associated Press women's basketball poll, moving ahead of Notre Dame on Monday.

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Villanova back at No. 1 in AP Top 25 men's hoops poll
Updated: December 05, 2016 - 11:31 am

Reigning national champion Villanova is No. 1 in the AP Top 25 men's college basketball poll for the second time in school history.

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Chicago Bulls suspend guard Rajon Rondo 1 game for conduct
Updated: December 05, 2016 - 11:31 am

CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Bulls have suspended Rajon Rondo for one game for conduct detrimental to the team.

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Jury selection begins in high-profile Saints star's death
Updated: December 05, 2016 - 12:02 pm

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — One car rear-ends another on a Saturday night. People argue. It escalates.

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ICYMI in NFL: At site of cancer treatment, KC's Berry excels
Updated: December 05, 2016 - 2:15 am

As it is, this was going to be an emotional afternoon for Kansas City Chiefs safety Eric Berry, who grew up in suburban Atlanta and was playing at the Falcons for the first time as a pro — and, more meaningfully, the first time since he was treated for cancer in the city.

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Loss of Earl Thomas big hit to Seattle's playoff plans
Updated: December 05, 2016 - 1:45 am

SEATTLE (AP) — The missing necktie that cost Carolina's Cam Newton one play is insignificant compared to what the Seattle Seahawks lost on Sunday night.

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Jackets get franchise-record 60 shots, beat Coyotes in SO
Updated: December 04, 2016 - 1:00 am

PHOENIX (AP) — The Columbus Blue Jackets led 13 seconds in and then poured on a flurry of shots — and still needed a late rally and shootout to beat Mike Smith and the Arizona Coyotes.

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Kreider scores 2 in 3rd to lift Rangers past Hurricanes 4-2
Updated: December 03, 2016 - 4:30 pm

NEW YORK (AP) — For the second time this week, the New York Rangers used a strong third period at home to beat the Carolina Hurricanes.

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AP Source: NHLPA rejects offer to extend CBA for Olympics
Updated: December 02, 2016 - 6:03 pm

A person with direct knowledge of the decision says the NHL Players' Association has rejected the league's offer to extend the current collective bargaining agreement three years in exchange for participation in the 2018 Olympics.

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Dale Earnhardt Jr. reflects on long concussion recovery
Updated: December 03, 2016 - 10:01 am

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The longer Dale Earnhardt Jr. couldn't drive because of the debilitating effects of a concussion, the more uptight he became.

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Formula One champion Nico Rosberg announces retirement
Updated: December 02, 2016 - 2:46 pm

Quitting at the top, Formula One champion Nico Rosberg shocked the world of motor racing Friday by announcing he was retiring at the age of 31, five days after earning his first world championship.

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Formula One champion Nico Rosberg announces retirement
Updated: December 02, 2016 - 11:02 am

Formula One champion Nico Rosberg stunningly retired from racing on Friday, five days after earning his first world championship.

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Victims in British sex-abuse scandal unite, call for justice
Updated: December 05, 2016 - 11:30 am

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — The man whose harrowing testimony of being sexually abused by a youth coach sparked an ongoing crisis in English soccer wants to take the issue to a global level.

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Sepp Blatter loses appeal at CAS against 6-year FIFA ban
Updated: December 05, 2016 - 9:01 am

GENEVA (AP) — Sepp Blatter lost his appeal against a six-year ban by FIFA on Monday, and now has more serious legal cases lined up against him.

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Westbrook's 5th straight triple-double lifts Thunder
Updated: December 04, 2016 - 11:02 pm

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A few weeks ago, Michael Jordan helped induct Russell Westbrook into the Oklahoma Hall of Fame and called himself a fan of the Thunder guard's game.

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