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December 1

Ole Miss fires coach Matt Luke after 3 seasons, 15-21 record

Mississippi fired football coach Matt Luke on Sunday, three days after his third non-winning season ended with an excruciating rivalry game loss.Athletic director Keith Carter…
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December 1
Buckeyes defensive end Chase Young pressured Badgers quarterback Jack Coan during the second quarter of the two teams' meeting on Oct. 26. Ohio State

Buckeyes expects tougher game the second time against Badgers

Ohio State coach Ryan Day expects to see a much better Wisconsin team in the Big Ten championship game than the one routed by the Buckeyes five weeks ago.
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December 1

USF fires coach Charlie Strong after 3-season slide

South Florida fired coach Charlie Strong on Sunday after three seasons in which the Bulls won fewer games each year.USF made the move two days…
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December 1
FILE - In this Dec. 29, 2013, file photo, then-Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach Greg Schiano reacts on the sideline in the first half of an NFL footbal

Rutgers hires Schiano to rebuild Scarlet Knights - again

Greg Schiano is coming back to Rutgers. Athletic director Pat Hobbs announced Sunday the university and Schiano have reached a contract agreement, a week after…
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December 1

Cunane lifts No. 12 NC State women past N. Texas 76-65

Elissa Cunane scored 24 points and grabbed 19 rebounds and No. 12 North Carolina State beat North Texas 76-65 in a Rainbow Wahine Showdown contest on Sunday.
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December 1

Boston College fires coach Steve Addazio

Boston College fired coach Steve Addazio after seven seasons in which the Eagles never surpassed seven wins.
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December 1

No. 3 Clemson, No. 22 Virginia after next step in ACC game

The Atlantic Coast Conference title game is special opportunity for first-time participant No. 22 Virginia. It's just as special for No. 3 Clemson, coach Dabo Swinney said despite the fact his Tigers have won the past four championships.
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December 1

No. 14 Kentucky women use balance, hot shooting, to win big

Rhyne Howard led a balanced attack with 14 points and No. 14 Kentucky cruised to an 81-52 win over Austin Peay on Sunday.
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December 1

Onyenwere, Miller lead No. 11 UCLA women past Virginia 73-62

Michaela Onyenwere had 27 points and 11 rebounds, Lauryn Miller also had a double-double and No. 11 UCLA took control in the fourth quarter to defeat Virginia 73-62 on Sunday and go 2-0 in the Cavalier Classic.
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December 1

Morris' basket gives No. 16 DePaul women victory, 70-68

Sonya Morris' short jumper in the final minute lifted No. 16 DePaul to a 70-68 victory over Northwestern on Sunday, handing the Wildcats their first loss and giving Doug Bruno his 700th victory as the Blue Demons' coach.
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December 1

No. 5 Maryland beats Marquette to win Orlando Invitational

Maryland coach Mark Turgeon didn't have to say much to get the attention of his fifth-ranked Terrapins.
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December 1

Oregon's loss paves way for new No. 1 in women's basketball

After a historic weekend that saw top-ranked Oregon and No. 2 Baylor lose on the same day, there are a few teams contending for No. 1 in The Associated Press women's basketball poll.
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December 1

Davis, Burrell score 18, No. 20 Lady Vols ground Air Force

Rennia Davis and Rae Burrell scored 18 points apiece and No. 20 Tennessee remained unbeaten with an 81-54 win over Air Force on Sunday.
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December 1

Tar Heels bowl eligible in 1st year of Brown's return

Mack Brown and North Carolina are bowl eligible after routing a rival.The Tar Heels beat N.C. State 41-10 on Saturday night, reaching six victories in…
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December 1

Iron Bowl win a perfect salve for Auburn team, fans

Gus Malzahn and Auburn have discovered the quickest way to redeem a frustrating season: beat Alabama.
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December 1

AP Top 25: Alabama out of top 5 for first time in 4 years

Alabama dropped to No. 9 in The Associated Press college football poll, snapping the Crimson Tide's record streak of 68 appearances in the top five.The…
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December 1

Minnesota squares off against Clemson

Clemson (5-2) vs. Minnesota (3-4)Williams Arena, Minneapolis; Monday, 9 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: Clemson and Minnesota look to bounce back from losses. Both squads are coming…
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December 1

No. 3 Stanford holds off No. 10 Mississippi State 67-62

Stanford coach Tara VanDerveer's willingness to give youth a chance paid off Saturday night.
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November 30

Brooks leads No. 7 Oklahoma past No. 21 Oklahoma State

Oklahoma State coach Mike Gundy said Oklahoma quarterback Jalen Hurts was a one-man show.
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November 30

Burrow, No. 1 LSU dominate Texas A&M, 50-7

Joe Burrow's intention to give LSU fans one last memorable night in Tiger Stadium was as obvious as the name on the back of his jersey.