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According to multiple outlets, five-star basketball player Zion Williamson will be in New York on Friday when South Carolina plays Baylor in the Sweet 16. Phil Kornblut tweeted that Williamson would attend the game at Madison Square Garden. #STRecruiting: 6-7 Zion Williamson of Spartanburg Day is headed to NYC for Sweet 16 games tonight per […]
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TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Minkah Fitzpatrick made the minor gaffe when telling reporters that he was back at cornerback with the University of Alabama football team this spring. “There was not a conversation,” said Fitzpatrick, who made a midseason switch to safety last year following Eddie Jackson’s leg fracture. “There was the depth chart in our […]
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BATON ROUGE, La. — Offensive coordinator Matt Canada thinks the LSU football team has the best wide receivers in the country. And that’s the standard that D.J. Chark and the LSU receiving corps want to live up to. Matt Canada: "We have the best receivers in the country." I was standing next to @MalachiDupre, who […]
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The NCAA is awarding a one-time cash supplement of $200 million to its Division I schools. The money will be divided up to each school based upon how many athletic scholarships the school gave out during the 2013-14 school year. Schools are set to receive anywhere from $165,000 to $1.3 million based on the measure. […]
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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Tennessee is adding Eric Lewis to work with its linebackers as a defensive quality control assistant coach, according to a source with knowledge of the staff addition. Lewis comes to the Vols from Georgia State, where he served as secondary coach and special teams coordinator. The son of NFL coaching great and […]
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AUBURN, Ala. — The top-ranked Auburn equestrian team welcomed Texas A&M, Georgia and South Carolina to the Auburn University Horse Center for the 2017 SEC Championship on Friday morning. Then the Tigers started the two-day weekend tournament off by defeating the Aggies in the day’s opening semifinal meet. Though Auburn concluded its regular season with […]
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NEW YORK CITY — The questions are inescapable, especially as Florida moves further along in this NCAA Tournament, and all Gators basketball coach Mike White can do is keep reiterating the same point. He’s never been caught up in the pressure of following his legendary predecessor, Billy Donovan, and he’s not going to start now. “I mean, someone […]
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AUBURN, Ala. — Heading into spring practice, Auburn football already had a good-sized list of potential replacements for Carl Lawson at Buck — Jeff Holland, Nick Coe, Paul James III and future incoming freshman Markaviest “Big Cat” Bryant. But the Tigers opened spring camp with an extra addition into the race in Tre’ Threat, a […]
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SEC basketball has earned a magnificent March curtain call. Still, bold action must come after the bow. Savor the satisfaction of the five NCAA Tournament invitations. Love each second of the three Sweet 16 berths. Mark this moment, hold it close to the heart and hope the roll has only begun. The SEC can claim […]
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ATHENS – Benjamin Watson – better known as Ben in these parts – insists that he didn’t ask for any of this. He never planned to become a national spokesman on race relations in America. But, like it or not, he is. That phenomenon was on full display Thursday night in the Grand Ballroom at […]
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If you only know Frank Martin from watching the passionate coach during South Carolina basketball games, your image of him could easily be one-sided. The fiery coach has used his demonstrative demeanor to extract the most out of a Gamecocks club which will look to continue its magical NCAA Tournament run tonight in the Sweet […]
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The tension is building ahead of the much-anticipated opening round of the 2017 MCE Insurance British Superbike Championship next weekend (March 31 – April 2) at Donington Park as some of the world’s best riders prepare for the first clash of the season. The 2017 grid The rivalry has never been more intense before the […]
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