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January 23, 2019 7:10 AM

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FLORIDA STATE UNIVERSITY NEWS
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FSU FOOTBALL:


The path for FSU's run game to get back on track


FSU gearing up for a big recruiting weekend


2020 OL Josh Fryar pleased to be offered by FSU Football


++FSU expects to host Big XII RB pledge Darwin Barlow

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FSU BASKETBALL:


Noles Bounce Back, Shoot Past Clemson For 77-68 Win

Throughout the last few weeks, Leonard Hamilton has insisted that Florida
State is a much better shooting team than it's shown during a recent
three-game losing skid.


Second Half Run Sparks Noles to 77-68 Win


Florida State rebounds with win over Clemson

No team in the country needed a win more than Florida State coming into
Tuesday.


Florida State basketball rebounds with home win over Clemson

Hot shooting from behind the 3-point line as well as dominant bench play
made the difference for the Seminoles.


Kabengele sparks Seminoles over Clemson

Mfiondu Kabengele scored 12 of his 17 points in the second half and David
Nichols added 16 points as Florida State halted a three-game slide with a
77-68 win over Clemson on Tuesday night.


FSU basketball snaps 3-game losing streak with win over Clemson


FSU stops the bleeding, battles back to win against Clemson


15-Year Nole Anniversary: FSU Rallies From 24 Down to Stun UNC in Overtime

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FSU BASEBALL:


FSU to Begin Ranked Sixth in Baseball America Poll

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OTHER FSU SPORTS:


Top Five Noles Gearing Up For Big Weekend


Women's Swim & Dive Earns Fall CSCAA Scholar All-America


Oparenovic Earns ACC Co-Player of the Week

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'NOLES IN THE PROS:


P.J. Williams would 'love to be here' but also created a market for himself

with strong 2018 season

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Isaac Excited to Play in Front of Father When Magic Visit Nets

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DJ Stewart must be ready for spring training exam

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FSU Film School grad Barry Jenkins nominated for Academy Award for 'Beale

Street'

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10 YEARS AGO FSU IN THE CHOP:


Financial considerations prompt Florida State Seminoles to agree to face

South Florida Bulls in home-and-home football series


Miami clears Labor Day on schedule


UM football date changes could mean Labor Day game at FSU


Super Bowl matchup: DT Darnell Dockett vs. RG Darnell Stapleton

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OTHER FSU NEWS:


E. Ray Solomon, former Florida State University College of Business dean,

dead at 89

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ATLANTIC COAST CONFERENCE NEWS
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ACC FOOTBALL:


ACC ANNOUNCES 2019 FOOTBALL SCHEDULE


Clemson's 2019 football schedule should provide some early challenges


Clemson must fill left tackle spot for first time in four years


Under construction: Clemson football defense's rebuilding efforts will

begin at linebacker


What Clemson stands to lose if tight end Braden Galloway's drug suspension

is upheld


Ex-Syracuse football commit Nazir Burnett intends to sign with Georgia Tech


Louisville spring football practice will start early this season


Scott Satterfield finishes Louisville football staff with Gunter Brewer


Manny Diaz completes his Miami Hurricanes staff, and the rise of 'Portal U'


Manny Diaz, Miami Hurricanes bring another West Coast transfer through the

'portal'


Where UM stands - and remaining targets - at each position two weeks from

signing day


DL Chigozie Nnoruka joining Hurricanes as grad transfer


Virginia Tech tight end Chris Cunningham transferring


Virginia Tech starting receiver entering name in transfer portal

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ACC BASKETBALL:


Zion Williamson, RJ Barrett too much as Duke rolls over Jeff Capel's Pitt

Panthers


Zion Williamson on playing before his favorite rapper, Jay-Z


Georgia Tech hangs on to beat Notre Dame


Canes intrigued by Wade's son Zaire. 'They're interested.'


Five observations from No. 11 North Carolina's blowout win over No. 10

Virginia Tech


NC State coach Kevin Keatts unsure when Markell Johnson will return


Another tough one in ACC for Notre Dame as Irish fall to Georgia Tech, 63-61


Jeff Capel's lasting bond with Duke makes for 'weird' night on both sides


Pitt-Duke atmosphere felt like the old days


How SU is turning Marek Dolezaj into a shooter


No. 3 Virginia gets back on track with convincing win over Wake Forest

Five Cavaliers players scored in double-figures as No. 3 Virginia rolled to
a 68-45 victory over the Demon Deacons.


Wake Forest can't overcome dismal opening stretch against No. 3 Virginia

Tuesday's game between Wake Forest and No. 3 Virginia wasn't over before it
started, but it didn't take long to see how it was going to go. Wake Forest
scored just three points in the first 11 minutes and left Charlottesville,
Va., with a 68-45 loss.

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OTHER FOOTBALL/BASKETBALL/BASEBALL/MISC NEWS:
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OTHER FOOTBALL:


Grading the Big 12 coaching hires: Underwhelmed by your coach? Here's why

new car smell isn't so bad

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Gators legend Emmitt Smith: Urban Meyer also belongs in UF's Ring of Honor


Shilo Sanders, 4-star son of Deion Sanders, commits to South Carolina


Texas A&M back-up QB Nick Starkel to transfer to complete final years of

eligbility

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Urban Meyer should be either Ohio State's assistant AD, or a FOX analyst,

but not both
Meyer will likely be great at both jobs, but there are so many inherent
conflicts of interest that it's not worth doing both.


Texas president: Mascot Bevo is 'great symbol' for university despite

safety concerns


Notre Dame transfer QB Brandon Wimbush enrolled in UCF classes, doing

offseason workouts

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OTHER BASKETBALL:


NCAAM Basketball Scoreboard


Freshman rankings: Duke's Zion Williamson is Freshman of the Week and a new

name cracks Frosh Watch top 10


Mid-major fallout: Grad transfers can hurt teams they leave

The 22-year-old Nichols, who was born in Chicago, became just the second
graduate transfer at Florida State.


Florida men's basketball not as bad as you might think


Fresno State rallies from 20-point deficit to beat SDSU

Braxton Huggins had a career-high 20 points with eight rebounds and five
assists, Nate Grimes added 13 points and 16 rebounds and Fresno State
rallied from a 20-point, first-half deficit to beat San Diego State 66-62.


Projected NBA lottery pick Darius Garland withdraws from Vanderbilt to

prepare for NBA Draft

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MISC COLLEGE/PRO SPORTS NEWS:


Saints-Rams no call sparks protest, petition and lawsuit. Here are other

infamous bad calls.


Prop bets popular for Super Bowl, but NFL wants them gone


NBA Scoreboard


Mark Cuban says Dennis Smith Jr.'s time away from Mavs is much ado about

nothing; Smith to start vs. Clippers


Mavericks fan who heckled Clippers' Patrick Beverley banned for remainder

of season


Yankees' Mariano Rivera headlines Hall of Fame class; 3 others also voted in


It's hard to stomach a Hall with Barry Bonds and Roger Clemens in it

Nothing will be the same if these cheaters crash Cooperstown.


NHL Scores

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10 YEARS AGO IN THE CHOP:


Nastia Liukin named USOC's co-sportswoman of the year

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January 22, 2019 7:10 AM

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FLORIDA STATE UNIVERSITY NEWS
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FSU FOOTBALL:


FSU Football hiring Ron Dugans a huge win for 2019 season


Florida State quarterback James Blackman expected to remain at FSU


Former Oregon players file suit against Taggart


FSU offers offensive tackle Darius Washington


++FSU continues to pursue versatile offensive athlete Alante Brown

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UP NEXT:


Boise State football nabs commitment from 6-foot-5 receiver out of Texas


Boise State lands commitment from three-star wideout DK Blaylock

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FSU BASKETBALL:


Men's Basketball is No. 23 in Coaches, out of AP Top 25


Inside the box score: FSU basketball's resume takes a hit

The 'Noles now have the dreaded bad loss (EDIT, well, it's complicated)


Basketball Hosts Clemson Tuesday At 7


Florida State again faces short turnaround ahead of crucial Clemson game


Preview: Struggling Seminoles Return Home to Face Clemson


College basketball: FSU vs. Clemson


FSU commit Nwokeji returns for MLK Classic

The former Maclay star is spending his senior year in Gainesville, playing
national competition to prepare for FSU and the rigors of ACC...

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FSU BASEBALL:


Florida State eyes start of baseball practice

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'NOLES IN THE PROS:


2019 NFL Draft Profile: FSU's Brian Burns is a do-it-all edge defender


Izzo, Joyner heading to Super Bowl LIII


Former FSU DB Joyner to Play in Super Bowl LIII


Trading Xavier Rhodes is not something the Vikings should do in 2019


Buccaneers' Jameis Winston: Ready to work with Leftwich

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Your Hornets questions: Dwayne Bacon's inconsistent minutes a sign of good

things?

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Daniel Berger putts well in round four of the Desert Classic


Brooks Koepka commits to 2019 Travelers Championship

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10 YEARS AGO FSU IN THE CHOP:


Recruiting season heats up

As signing day approaches, FSU puts the finishing touches on a promising
class


Seminoles Edged By Miami

Florida State (15-4, 2-2) was led by Toney Douglas, who matched a
season-high with 30 points. The Seminoles shot only 39 percent.


"We just didn't respond": Hamilton bummed over Noles loss to Canes


Florida Firecats Host Second Open Tryout

Former Florida State place kicker Gary Cismesia, the Seminoles fifth
all-time scorer, was among the notables who participated in the Firecats
first tryout.

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OTHER FSU NEWS:


Florida State's MLK Day graphic drawing jeers


FSU apologizes for photoshopping Martin Luther King Jr. in 'tomahawk chop'

tweet

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ATLANTIC COAST CONFERENCE NEWS
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ACC FOOTBALL:


ACC ANNOUNCES 2019 FOOTBALL SCHEDULE


Boston College Set to Hire New Defensive Backs Coach

Boston College is set to hire Colorado State cornerbacks coach Eric Lewis


Triple option no longer part of Clemson's preparation for Georgia Tech


Geoff Collins works Europe for Georgia Tech


UM working on adding more grad transfers, including potential starters


UM pursuing more quarterbacks and eyeing another blue-chip transfer


Four-star running back Jamious Griffin decommits from NC State


Chris Beatty hired as Pitt receivers coach

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ACC BASKETBALL:


Clemson coach Brad Brownell eyes team spirit


Thoughts on the AP Poll: Duke men's basketball falls from top spot despite

win over Virginia


Zion Williamson has no plans to shut down Duke career: 'I'd be letting a

lot of people down'
Williamson won't take heed to some talking heads' advice about preparing
for the NBA Draft


Georgia Tech lineup could be limited again for Notre Dame


Jose Alvarado not likely to play vs. Notre Dame


Freshman Coby White leads Tar Heels to huge win over Virginia Tech


'We kept fighting': No. 11 North Carolina got down early, but it battled

back to beat No. 10 Virginia Tech


Roy Williams following win over Virginia Tech: 'I like five guys in double

figures'


As close as father and son, Duke's Coach K, Pitt's Capel prepare to square

off


Pitt's Jeff Capel learned the greatest lesson from Coach K at Duke


Pitt's Jeff Capel calls Duke 'the premier program in all of college

athletics'


Against Duke on Tuesday, Pitt's Jeff Capel will have to face the dominant

machine he helped build


Pitt fans' tradition is worth continuing


Syracuse basketball tied for first place atop ACC basketball standings

Syracuse is in a six way tie for first place in the ACC after Saturday.


Radio recap: Bennett believes Cavaliers could have played better defense

against Duke


Three things to know about Wake Forest ahead of Tuesday's matchup with

Virginia
Virginia (16-1, 4-1 ACC) will aim to stave off a similar result against
Wake Forest (8-9, 1-4).


Foul trouble, turnovers hurt Virginia Tech in lopsided loss at North

Carolina


So far, road signs are steering Virginia Tech in wrong direction


5 things to watch in Tuesday night's Wake Forest-Virginia game

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OTHER FOOTBALL/BASKETBALL/BASEBALL/MISC NEWS:
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OTHER FOOTBALL:


College football's offensive explosion continued in 2018 with more new

records set
The sport's two most efficient passers ever played against one another in
the College Football Playoff


Super Bowl 2019 rosters listed by college teams, conferences: Georgia,

Rutgers, SEC lead the way
As usual, the Super Bowl rosters are dominated by Rutgers players

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Gray returns to coach Gators' cornerbacks

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North Texas inks home and homes with Baylor, Tulane


Confidence not a concern for Notre Dame safety Paul Moala

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OTHER BASKETBALL:


NCAAM Basketball Scoreboard


Men's College Basketball Rankings - Week 12

Tennessee jumps Duke to take No. 1 in AP poll


Women's College Basketball Rankings - Week 12

22. Florida State


Bracketology: Duke knocks off Virginia, moves back to a No. 1 seed as

Kansas falls to a No. 2
6. Florida St.


UF coach Mike White leaning on a trio of freshmen as Gators enter critical

stretch


College basketball: Florida vs. Texas A&M


Marquette vs. Providence score: No. 15 Golden Eagles honor Dwyane Wade with

big victory over Friars
The Golden Eagles are one of the hottest teams in college basketball,
having gone 13-1 in their past 14 games


College basketball recruiting: Five-star Isaiah Stewart commits to

Washington over Duke, Michigan State
Stewart is a top-10 talent from La Lumiere who can immediately bolster the
Huskies' roster

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MISC COLLEGE/PRO SPORTS NEWS:


Football scored by Dolphins in Miami Miracle sells for more than $18k


Bucs will play the Carolina Panthers in England in 2019


Tom Brady, Patriots savor another trip to Super Bowl that wasn't easy to

earn


Brady pegged as favorite over Goff for SB MVP


Pats-Chiefs championship drew nearly 54 million


Saints owner vows to pursue changes in NFL policies as team struggles to

accept loss to Rams


It wasn't just Saints that got robbed. Fans also get cheated by NFL's

latest mess.


Inside 16 crucial plays from the NFL conference championship games


NFL to again discuss reviewing PI calls


NBA Scoreboard


Rockets to trade Carmelo Anthony to Chicago Bulls


4 things to know about Tuesday's Baseball Hall of Fame announcement


How this year's Hall debate became all about Edgar Martinez

Though Mariano Rivera and Roy Halladay are the top candidates, Martinez is
a popular topic.


NHL Scores


Martin St. Louis joins Columbus staff

John Tortorella brings the former Lightning star aboard as a special teams
consultant.

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10 YEARS AGO IN THE CHOP:


Tigers go 0-54 at UNC

Different team, different year.


NC State's Yow being treated in hospital

North Carolina State women's coach Kay Yow is continuing her cancer
treatments in a hospital. School spokesman Mark Kimmel said the Hall of
Fame coach has been in the hospital since last week. She had been resting
at home, but her oncologist -- Dr. Mark Graham -- advised her to enter the
hospital.


Earlier signing day could sting players


Garrido: 'I made a mistake'

After a morning meeting with his lawyer, Garrido told the
American-Statesman: "I made a mistake. There's a price to pay. I'm going to
pay it. We'll go from there."

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January 21, 2019 7:10 AM

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FLORIDA STATE UNIVERSITY NEWS
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FSU FOOTBALL:


FSU Hires Alumnus Dugans To Coaching Staff


Former Florida State wide receiver Ron Dugans joining coaching staff

FSU coach Willie Taggart attempted to hire Dugans for his initial staff at
FSU, but Dugans elected to remain at Miami with former FSU offensive
coordinator Mark Richt.


Florida State names Ron Dugans Seminoles' new receiver coach

Dugans replaces receivers coach David Kelly, who reportedly will remain on
the staff with his job title still to be determined.


Former Miami assistant and Seminole great joins FSU staff


New FSU receivers coach Ron Dugans, Willie Taggart comment on hire


Dugans 'excited' about returning to FSU as wide receivers coach


Friends happy to see Dugans return to FSU


'Things seem to be looking up' between QB James Blackman, FSU


Florida State QB Blackman not considering transfer after all


Why FSU Football can win 10 games with 2019 schedule

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UP NEXT:


Boise State will install new blue artificial turf at stadium

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FSU BASKETBALL:


Noles Hold On for Fourth Conference Win


Battle Tested Noles Take 66-62 Win


No. 21 Florida State holds off late charge to beat Duke

The three-pointer has been a big part of the Florida State women's
basketball offense this season.


Box Score


Kabengele Scores 26 But FSU Men Fall At Boston College


Florida State drops third straight ACC game at Boston College

Nothing is going right for Florida State on the court right now.


No. 11 FSU's slump continues as Seminoles fall 87-82 at Boston College


Bowman, Chatman Guide Eagles to Upset of No. 11 Florida State

Ky Bowman and Jordan Chatman are two of the biggest playmakers for Boston
College men's basketball. When both players catch fire, the Eagles are in
position to pull off upsets.


Bowman goes off, Eags upset Seminoles 87-82


No. 11 FSU basketball falls to ACC basement with loss to BC


Seminoles stumble again, fall at hot-shooting Boston College

With just over a minute left and No. 11 Florida State rapidly closing the
gap, an unlikely contributor popped onto the court to help Boston College
hold on for a victory.


Ky Bowman, Boston College use big second half to knock off No. 11 Florida

State


Ky Bowman scores 37 as BC knocks off No. 11 Florida State


Ky Bowman, Boston College use big second half to knock off No. 11 Florida

State


Postgame Thread: Boston College comes back to beat #11 Florida State 87-82


Box Score


Cofer's leadership vital for FSU in ACC play

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OTHER FSU SPORTS:


No. 20 Men's Tennis Downs Cal 4-3 at the USTA National Campus


No. 15 Women's Tennis Takes Down No. 20 UCF 5-2


Jennifer Hyde creating a lasting legacy

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'NOLES IN THE PROS:


Interesting statistical comparison between Ben Roethlisberger, Jameis

Winston
The two are more similar than some may think through four years

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The Tampa Bay Managerial 'High Five': No. 2, Kevin Cash

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Former Rattler, Seminole enjoys career in athletics

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10 YEARS AGO FSU IN THE CHOP:


Myron Rolle will pick up another honor Super Bowl week


Greg Reid prefers Florida State over you-know-who (sorry, Urban)


'Noles must shore up boards vs. 'Canes

The Florida State men have won five straight games over the University of
Miami.


Florida State's Kim Williams Takes ACC Track and Field Performer Of Week


Florida State's Noemi Scharle Named ACC Tennis Player Of The Week

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ATLANTIC COAST CONFERENCE NEWS
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ACC FOOTBALL:


ACC ANNOUNCES 2019 FOOTBALL SCHEDULE


Clemson will miss Hunter Renfrow


What does 2019 in-state RB offer mean for Tigers?


Duke hires Trooper Taylor to coach WRs


Central Gwinnett LB Cornelius Evans commits to Georgia Tech


Louisville football picks up linebacker commit after recruiting visit

Louisville keeps plugging away at recruiting linebackers, picking up a
commitment Sunday from three-star prospect Allen Smith.


Miami Hurricanes quarterback Jarren Williams indirectly challenges Tate

Martell


North Carolina State has added Marshall assistant Todd Goebbel to its

coaching staff

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ACC BASKETBALL:


It came in a loss to Syracuse, but Pitt's Jared Wilson-Frame broke out of a

slump


Shooting struggles cost Cavaliers in loss to Blue Devils

Poor 3-point shooting? stung in the aftermath of a contest that Kyle Guy
said was "ours to lose."


Virginia Tech seeks big win in "Big Monday" game at North Carolina

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OTHER FOOTBALL/BASKETBALL/BASEBALL/MISC NEWS:
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OTHER FOOTBALL:


Alabama fills four vacant assistant coach positions

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OTHER BASKETBALL:


NCAAM Basketball Scoreboard


Florida forward Stone out for season with knee injury

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MISC COLLEGE/PRO SPORTS NEWS:


Rams defeat Saints in overtime to advance to Super Bowl LIII

Greg Zuerlein kicked a 57-yard field goal in overtime to lift the Rams to a
26-23 victory over the New Orleans Saints in the NFC championship game.


2019 Super Bowl jerseys: Los Angeles Rams to wear blue and yellow throwback

uniforms


As heartbreaking Saints losses go, the Minnesota Miracle has nothing on

'The No-Call'


'They blew the call,' Sean Payton says after Saints loss to Rams


Saints' Payton: Referee chief admitted blown call


After heartbreaking loss, Saints' QB Drew Brees 'pretty positive' he'll be

back next season


Patriots defeat Chiefs in classic, will face Rams in Super Bowl LIII


Sorry Patriots haters, but they'll be back for more next year


Patrick Mahomes leads comeback, but must wait until next year


A coin toss swayed the outcome of the Chiefs' AFC title-game loss, and that

stings


AFC Championship report card: Chiefs offense didn't get usual stellar marks


Where was the Chiefs' pass rush? Tom Brady unbothered in Patriots' win


It's old-time versus Showtime in a Super Bowl to prepare for


2019 Super Bowl preview: It's the Patriots and the GOAT vs. the Rams and

Goff


It's Rams v. Patriots: See our gallery of big moments in 2 historic

overtime games


NBA Scoreboard


Described as a sweetener in a deal for Dennis Smith Jr., Mavericks' Wesley

Matthews doesn't want your sympathy


After speaking 'at length' with head coach Rick Carlisle, Dennis Smith Jr.

will return to the Mavericks


NHL Scores


Long outduels Mickelson, Hadwin for Desert Classic title


Golfers head to Marlins Park to tee it up on a nine-hole course inside the

stadium
Golfers made their way to Marlins Park this weekend, where a company called
Stadiumlinks built a nine-hole golf course inside the baseball stadium.
They hit all their shots from the bleachers - from the bottom level to the
top level.

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10 YEARS AGO IN THE CHOP:


Change at the top

After becoming the Dolphins' majority owner, Stephen M. Ross says Bill
Parcells will stay put.

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January 20, 2019 7:10 AM

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FLORIDA STATE UNIVERSITY NEWS
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FSU FOOTBALL:


Evaluating running back depth heading into spring


FSU's Demarcus Christmas added to Senior Bowl roster


FSU taking steps to close out 2019 recruiting class


There's 'no backing down' for FSU freshman DB Akeem Dent

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UP NEXT:


Where does Brett Rypien rank among Boise State quarterbacks? You decide.

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FSU BASKETBALL:


No. 11 FSU Men Ready To Right Course At BC


Bruised Florida State hoping rest pays off against Boston College


FSU, BC both eye turnarounds in Sunday clash


No. 11 FSU men look to snap skid at Boston College


FSU Basketball must accept higher expectations and play accordingly


Local College Basketball Updates


BC vs FSU Preview - BC primed for an upset?


No. 21 Noles Host Duke on Dollar Day

All tickets to Florida State Women's Hoops' Sunday game vs. Duke are $1


Florida State freshmen quickly adapting to life in the ACC

Coming into the year, it was known that the Florida State women's
basketball team had a freshman problem.

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OTHER FSU SPORTS:


Doherty Wins South Atlantic Amateur Championship


No. 15 Women's Tennis Squares Off in a Top-20 Match-up Against UCF

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'NOLES IN THE PROS:


Panthers take FSU DE Brian Burns in Mel Kiper's first Mock Draft


Steve Smith Sr.: Jameis Winston isn't the quarterback of the future

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ESPN's Sam Ponder on replacing Chris Berman, recent health scare

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10 YEARS AGO FSU IN THE CHOP:


FSU Football Labor Day Showdown with Canes?


Pryor gets to know O-line on FSU visit


RPI Rankings

21. Florida St.


Florida State's Jacinta Monroe Named ACC Player of the Week


Women's team back in AP poll


Douglas becomes true leader

FSU standout adds all-around game to scoring


Hamilton, Haith talk FSU-UM


Ernie Sims doesn't have surgery

Lions GM Martin Mayhew revealed that WLB Ernie Sims did not need offseason
surgery on his knee or shoulder.

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ATLANTIC COAST CONFERENCE NEWS
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ACC FOOTBALL:


ACC ANNOUNCES 2019 FOOTBALL SCHEDULE


Linebackers key in Clemson's rebuilding effort

Clemson defensive coordinator Brent Venables must replace his top three
tacklers at linebacker.

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ACC BASKETBALL:


No Tre Jones, no problem: Williamson, Barrett help Duke hand Virginia its

first loss


Duke vs. Virginia score: Zion Williamson and RJ Barrett lead the No. 1 Blue

Devils past the No. 4 Cavaliers


Zion Williamson's whale of a game in Duke's win over Virginia is summed up

perfectly by Coach K: 'Holy mackerel'


Given the week that was, Duke's win over Virginia was extra special for

Coach K and his young Blue Devils


Duke's Jack White: "These are the games you dream of being in. This is why

you come to Duke."


Depleted Georgia Tech hammered by Louisville


Instant Analysis: Louisville wrecks Georgia Tech for another ACC win


Has U of L basketball's defense turned a corner? Chris Mack sounds happy


You'll pay less for Louisville basketball season tickets next year


Thirteenth-ranked North Carolina overpowers undermanned University of

Miami, 85-76
'Valiant effort' not enough as Hurricanes come up short against 13th-ranked
North Carolina


Five observations from No. 13 UNC's 85-76 road win over Miami

1. Cam Johnson found his stroke


NC State bounces back with road win at Notre Dame


How NC State used the Wake Forest loss to beat Notre Dame


Notre Dame out of answers after another ACC near-miss


Syracuse overwhelms Pitt in men's basketball, 74-63

Second-half surge leads Syracuse past Pitt


Pitt draws high praise from Syracuse despite loss


Best and worst from Syracuse basketball's win over Pittsburgh


Despite snow, Syracuse basketball attracts season's biggest crowd for

Pittsburgh game


Buddy Boeheim's growing process picks up with season-best against Pittsburgh


Syracuse's Tyus Battle played the point like a shooting guard vs. Pittsburgh


Behind big games from Williamson and Barrett, Duke hands Virginia its first

loss of the season


Virginia struggles to slow down Williamson


Virginia Tech beats Wake Forest


Deacons allow Virginia Tech to 'pick apart' their defense in loss

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OTHER FOOTBALL/BASKETBALL/BASEBALL/MISC NEWS:
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OTHER FOOTBALL:


Former Florida State DC set to join Alabama staff


Alabama expected to hire Charles Kelly of Tennessee on coaching staff


UF defensive line coach Sal Sunseri reportedly leaving for Alabama


What could Alabama's 2019 depth chart look like?


UF coach Dan Mullen to speak May 16 in Orlando during Gators' speaking tour


Georgia hires Warren from Florida as defensive backs coach


Former Tennessee quarterback Tee Martin joins the Volunteers as an

assistant coach

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Rice grad transfer running back Emmanuel Esukpa visiting BYU; Florida State

RB transfer in the mix?
Rasul is a running back from Florida State who recently entered his name
into the NCAA transfer portal.


UConn went 1-11 this season, but coach Randy Edsall received $56K in

bonuses for on-field performance


Morristown native Randy Sanders thriving at ETSU


MSU football needs to fix 4th-quarter failings


Five underclass Buckeyes granted NFL Draft eligibility


Texas, A&M presidents support renewing rivalry

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OTHER BASKETBALL:


NCAAM Basketball Scoreboard


College basketball winners and losers: Duke, Kentucky take big steps but

AAC refs, last two undefeateds have bad day


College basketball rankings: Virginia-Duke, Kentucky-Auburn will impact Top

25 And 1


Allen, Locke lead the way as Gators beat Georgia 62-52


Georgia State loses on last-second shot a week after its game-winner

shouldn't have counted
Troy's Varnado scored 32 points and sealed the game with a deep 3-pointer
in the final seconds


How an f-bomb may have helped spark Kentucky basketball's turnaround


Wolverines fold in final 6 minutes vs. Badgers


Why Beilein was angry about late flagrant call


A one-dimensional Ohio State continues to struggle in fourth straight loss


Fouls, flat offense doom Bulls in loss to Houston

The Cougars and Bulls combine for 62 fouls in a half-court duel


Kansas vs. West Virginia score: Mountaineers upset No. 7 Jayhawks in final

seconds

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MISC COLLEGE/PRO SPORTS NEWS:


DeSean Jackson unlikely to remain with Buccaneers


Jerry Jones once discarded coaches like Kleenex. Now he's trying to make

Jason Garrett the next Tom Landry.


25 years ago, Jimmy Johnson wrote a check his Dallas Cowboys had to cash.

He also made a little bit of radio history.


NBA Scoreboard


On a night which the Mavericks stumbled vs. the Pacers, Luka Doncic looked

just like a rookie en route to second half ejection


WATCH: Mavericks rookie Luka Doncic ejected vs. Pacers after kicking

basketball, earning second technical foul


Tim Tebow invited to Mets' major league spring training


NHL Scores


UConn AD won't rule out cutting some sports amid $40M budget gap

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10 YEARS AGO IN THE CHOP:


Pitt Men's Basketball: Panthers take a bite out of Syracuse, 78-60

Syracuse is the No. 8 team in the country, had won 17 of its first 19 games
and boasts one of the top offenses in the Big East Conference.


Fins sign CFL sackman

Cameron Wake, 25, a two-time CFL defensive player of the year with 39 sacks
over the past two seasons, signed a four-year deal with the Dolphins that
includes nearly $1 million in guarantees. The overall deal is worth nearly
$3.6 million. Miami also signed former Bengals safety Ethan Kilmer.


Huizenga eager to get Dolphins sale done


Bucs' Morris gets four-year deal

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January 19, 2019 7:10 AM

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FLORIDA STATE UNIVERSITY NEWS
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FSU FOOTBALL:


FSU focuses on football season ticket renewals

The Seminoles and other established programs nationally must also continue
to find ways to attract new fans amid waning demands for seats.


Are Nole fans optimistic about 2019 schedule?


Florida State four-star safety commit Travis Jay shuts down recruitment

Jay is ranked as the No. 18 cornerback and the No. 150 overall player in
the 2019 class by the 247Sports composite rankings.


4-star DB Travis Jay shuts down recruitment and will sign with Florida State

The state champion might be the best prospect in FSU's class.


Fans react to commit Travis Jay shutting down recruitment


Transfer portal, signing day news highlight QB position


FSU has expressed interest in OT transferring from Tennessee

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UP NEXT:


Boise State football hires new assistant as Harsin shakes up roles,

including special teams


Boise State adds Eastern Washington defesive coordinator as part of staff

changes

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OTHER FSU SPORTS:


No. 20 Men's Tennis Remains Unbeaten After Tough Test from South Alabama

Florida State will take on Cal on Sunday at 11 am at the USTA National
Campus in Orlando.

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'NOLES IN THE PROS:


Bucs' Byron Leftwich will be 'joined at the hip' with Jameis Winston

The former Steelers backup quarterback and new offensive coordinator sees a
lot of similarities between Winston and Ben Roethlisberger.


In Jameis Winston, Byron Leftwich trusts

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Nuggets' Malik Beasley: Offers rare impact on glass

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Mariners Catchers From Dan Wilson through Cal Raleigh

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10 YEARS AGO FSU IN THE CHOP:


FSU excited about proposed facility


Monroe's School-Record Nine Blocks Helps the Seminoles Swat the No. 24

Yellow Jackets, 59-49
Junior forward Jacinta Monroe flirted with a triple-double Sunday night as
Florida State achieved its seventh-straight victory and remained undefeated
in ACC play.


Earning national respect

Confidence and effort reason for season's success
Florida State's 76-73 overtime victory over the Maryland Terrapins this
past Saturday added another quality victory on the Seminoles' already
impressive resume. Senior guard Toney Douglas scored eight of his game-high
25 points in overtime to lead FSU to their 15th win.


Loucks steps it up for 'Noles

Florida State freshman Luke Loucks had one of the best games of his young
career on Saturday against Maryland.


Wafer's career takes off with Rockets

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ATLANTIC COAST CONFERENCE NEWS
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ACC FOOTBALL:


ACC ANNOUNCES 2019 FOOTBALL SCHEDULE


Clemson is already packed for another College Football Playoff trip

Clemson football has earned the benefit of the doubt when it comes to
managing roster turnover.


Louisville players bond with new coaches over bowling and trash talk


Louisville football ramps up recruiting with more visits this weekend


With final hires confirmed, here is the Miami Hurricanes' 2019 football

coaching staff


Here's what the attorney for new UM QB says about his appeal to be eligible

immediately


NC State had nine football wins last season, but those four losses really

hurt


5 ways Syracuse football can set itself up for success this offseason

Land a graduate transfer offensive tackle


3-star RB Michel Dukes focused on Syracuse football, Clemson


Syracuse coaches visit RB target Michel Dukes, S decommit Dorian Hewett

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ACC BASKETBALL:


The Blue Devils' loss to Syracuse hasn't diminished Saturday's clash vs.

the Cavaliers


Shoulder injury to Duke's Tre Jones not considered serious and he has not

been ruled out for game vs. Virginia
Jones is the defensive hound leading Duke and its dominant defense this
season that has risen to the top of most metrics


3 key players sidelined for Georgia Tech


How Louisville can knock off Georgia Tech and pick up another key win


UM coach Larranaga defends suspended Hernandez, says he was 'duped' by his

AAU coach


Three things the Tar Heels must do to defeat the Miami Hurricanes


Manley to miss 6th straight when UNC visits UM


Effort and defense make NC State go. The Wolfpack has to have both at Notre

Dame.
NC State learned from an early-season loss at Wisconsin, it must do the
same from Tuesday's disappointment at Wake Forest.


Time for Dane Goodwin and Nate Laszewski to get going for Notre Dame in ACC

play


Pitt preparing for the 'different experience' of Syracuse's zone defense


Just enjoy whatever ride these young Panthers take us on


Syracuse basketball betting line: Orange favored over Pittsburgh


Three things to watch as Duke and Virginia clash in a battle of No. 1 teams


Four key questions facing Virginia as it takes on Duke


ESPN's Jay Williams on the matchup between Duke and Virginia


ESPN's Jay Williams on the matchup between Duke and Virginia


Wake Forest-Virginia Tech men's basketball preview capsule


5 things to watch in Saturday's Wake Forest-Virginia Tech game

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OTHER ACC NEWS:


Virginia Tech's annual financial report shows athletic department surplus

of $4.8 million

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OTHER FOOTBALL/BASKETBALL/BASEBALL/MISC NEWS:
___________________________________________
OTHER FOOTBALL:


More star power at QB means more fun, more drama ahead in 2019 season


College football recruiting: Top uncommitted prospects ahead of National

Signing Day

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Florida coach Dan Mullen's spring speaking tour


UF defensive line coach leaving for Alabama


Ex-Georgia DB Gibbs transferring to Tennessee

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Ken Dorsey hopes his pro, college experience resonates with App State

players


Kerwin Bell's offense was perfected in Valdosta

USF's new coordinator watched his offense flourish like never before last
season.


Source: Ex-Sooners QB Kendall commits to WVU


Badgers renew Chryst's deal through '23 season

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OTHER BASKETBALL:


NCAAM Basketball Scoreboard


Bruce Pearl's Auburn Tigers may be the next Kentucky basketball rival


UConn self-imposes penalties for violations under Ollie

The University of Connecticut has announced it is self-imposing penalties,
including the loss of a scholarship for the 2019-20 season, for violations
of NCAA rules under former basketball coach Kevin Ollie.


Growing pains aside, UF hoops future looks promising


Silvio De Sousa 'did nothing wrong,' should be cleared, attorney says


Once a league pushover, USF men now pushing back

Through five AAC games, the Bulls have proven capable of defeating any
conference team.


When the cheering stopped: USC's Song Girls shut out at home basketball

games
Just days after his controversial choice to retain Clay Helton in late
November, Lynn Swann signed his name to a decision that was far less public
but perhaps harder to explain: He removed the Song Girls from USC home
basketball games for the rest of the 2018-19 season.

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SPORTS IN THE COURTS:


Princeton's Devin Cannady arrested after confrontation with police

Princeton's leading scorer who ranks fifth on the university's all-time
scoring list, was suspended Friday.

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MISC COLLEGE/PRO SPORTS NEWS:


Five things we learned from the Byron Leftwich news conference


Patriots try to overcome road woes in AFC championship game


Key to victory: Chiefs must learn from their mistakes in Week 6 loss to

Patriots


Can the old world Saints hold off the trendy young Rams one more time?


Rams will beat Saints and reach the Super Bowl. Here's five reasons why


Meet the record 135 college football players who will forgo college

eligibility to enter 2019 NFL draft


NBA Scoreboard


Dennis Smith Jr. misses Mavericks' practice, as expected; Rick Carlisle's

brief statement sheds little light on his status


'I have that kind of respect for him': Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle

explains why he's hard on Dennis Smith Jr.


Ex-Ray Chris Archer: PED users don't belong in Baseball Hall of Fame

No matter the circumstances, Archer tweets, those players 'disgraced the
integrity of the game.'


NHL Scores

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10 YEARS AGO IN THE CHOP:


To get to a playoff, coaches must vote selfishly


Tears of joy rain down in the desert

The Cards in the Super Bowl? Believe it.


Steelers befuddle Ravens

Pittsburgh gives up little and intercepts rookie Joe Flacco three times.


Experts, mock drafts: Stafford appears to be early favorite to be No. 1 pick

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January 18, 2019 7:10 AM

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FLORIDA STATE UNIVERSITY NEWS
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FSU FOOTBALL:


The good and the bad from 2019 schedule


Top 5 moments from the 2018 season


Why Each Player in Transfer Portal Would Leave/Stay


Why James Blackman transferring would be wrong decision


Marvin Wilson, future All-American?


Willie Taggart won't go away, but this time, he's just part of a much

bigger problem


++Willie Taggart to see major 2020 targets today in Tampa Bay area


Long-term courtship: Florida State started recruiting DT Tru Thompson

before ninth grade, and it paid off

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UP NEXT:


Boise State game ranked among tops in FBS for 2019


Boise State 2019 Spring Preview: Quarterbacks

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FSU BASKETBALL:


Gillespie Leads Noles to Third ACC Road Win

No. 21 Florida State Women's Basketball bounces back with 91-71 win at
Boston College


FSU women's basketball cruises to a win at Boston College


Box Score


'Nole' small impact: FSU's Hamilton recalls impression made by Fleming's

Kelly


How to watch Florida State vs. Boston College basketball on TV, stream

online

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FSU BASEBALL:


FSU Baseball's Returning Leader in Each Major Statistical Category

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OTHER FSU SPORTS:


Defending Champs Ready For Another Climb

Seminoles Embrace 'Great Opportunity' As Practice Begins


Softball Puts Focus on 2019 After Championship Season


Florida State softball turns page from 'Cardiac Kids' to 'Team 36'


Florida State preps for new season as hunted, not hunter


No. 20 Men's Tennis Looks to Keep Hot Start Going

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'NOLES IN THE PROS:


Pair of 'Noles on early list of potential top NFL Free Agents


When I knew: Redskins' Chris Thompson on his journey from untouchable

runner to the NFL


Carson Palmer: Bruce Arians, Jameis Winston will be great together

_________


Good lie, great chip: Koepka holes it for birdie

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10 YEARS AGO FSU IN THE CHOP:


FSU still awaits verdict from NCAA


'Noles protect their house, beat Maryland 76-73 in OT

Toney Douglas scores 25 and the Seminoles claim a key ACC win by knocking
off Maryland in overtime. FSU is now 15-3 overall and 2-1 in the league
heading into a game at Miami on Wednesday.

DeMercy leads defensive charge vs. Vasquez
At one point during the second half of Florida State's 76-73 overtime
victory over Maryland, an FSU student sarcastically directed a question
toward Terrapin junior guard Greivis Vasquez, asking when he was going to
make a shot.


At 34, Thomas gets another shot

Eagles make it 5 of last 8 title games
The Sunday before Thanksgiving, Philadelphia offensive tackle Tra Thomas
was discouraged after the Eagles were dismantled by the Ravens in Baltimore.


Von Wafer continues impressive scoring

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ATLANTIC COAST CONFERENCE NEWS
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ACC FOOTBALL:


ACC ANNOUNCES 2019 FOOTBALL SCHEDULE


Highlights of Duke's tough football schedule. Alabama is just the start.


Tech wide receivers coach Kerry Dixon feeling the excitement


Louisville football losing recruiting director Stephen Field to Miami


Hurricane Manny shows the impact of one man with ideas


New UM coach Manny Diaz looks to transfer market to help reshape Hurricanes

roster


The University of Miami has completed the hiring of its football coaching

staff under Manny Diaz with tight ends and wide receivers coaches joining
the staff, per multiple reports.


What do Miami Hurricanes' latest coaching hires bring to the table as

recruiters?
The Miami Hurricanes hired Eric Hickson as their running backs coach and
Butch Barry as their offensive line coach Saturday. Neither have much of a
track record as recruiters in small sample sizes.


UM QB Martell trying to become eligible for 2019. And update on Jarren

Williams' plans


UM pursuing a new name in QB search - and N'Kosi Perry family clarifies

plans
Notes on UM's pursuit of a new quarterback - four-star New Orleans-based QB
Lance Legendre , 6-3, is one of the best remaining uncommitted Class of
2019 quarterbacks.


4 reasons why ESPN College GameDay will come to Syracuse-Clemson


Five takeways from the 2019 ACC football schedule

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ACC BASKETBALL:


Tre Jones injury not considered season-ending; Duke guard could miss only a

few games


After early uncertainty, Pitt's Khameron Davis starting to find his niche

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ACC BASEBALL:


Murphy Returns to BC Baseball Staff

The Boston College baseball team announced the addition of John Murphy to
its staff as an assistant coach. Murphy, who spent 2018 at Army West Point,
begins his third season overall with the Eagles in 2019 after serving as
the team's volunteer assistant for the 2016 and 2017 seasons.

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OTHER FOOTBALL/BASKETBALL/BASEBALL/MISC NEWS:
___________________________________________
OTHER FOOTBALL:


Lessons learned: Seven important takeaways from the 2018 college football

season


Urban Meyer nearing a deal to work for Fox Sports


The rapidly growing threat to the future of football on all levels: Issues

& Answers


College football's transfer age is getting the best QBs on the field, and

the sport is better for it
Transferring is no longer a dirty word in college football, and that's for
the best


Social media shaming is helping college players fight unfair transfer

rules, gain eligibility
Two Big 12 quarterbacks earned freedom Wednesday thanks, at least in part,
to Twitter


6 surging, unsigned recruits to know before National Signing Day

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Will Alabama's coaching staff 'brain drain' ever have an effect?


Q&A: Stricklin says reducing seating capacity at stadium in Florida's plans


Cringe: It's time for Gators to forgive Urban Meyer, put him in Ring of

Honor


Vols say Fulmer teaching O-line among violations

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App State's Ted Roof hopes his experiences help first-time head coach Eliah

Drinkwitz


Texas being back may depend on Sam Ehlinger's health given recent QB

uncertainty regarding transfers


Texas quarterback Cameron Rising transfers to Utah


Longhorns QB Buechele to explore transfer


Of the 19 QBs Texas has signed since 2006, only two have finished their

eligibility playing QB at Texas

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OTHER BASKETBALL:


NCAAM Basketball Scoreboard


Bracketology

San Jose 6. Florida State 11. Arizona / 11. Minnesota


College Basketball Rankings: Texas Tech drops in Top 25 And 1 after losing

at home to unranked Iowa State


UConn's Dan Hurley, Tulsa's Frank Haith controversially ejected after

handshake


AAC won't punish refs for Hurley, Haith ejections


The Gators have had a bad start to SEC play because of the team's inability

to do this
The Florida Gators have started SEC play 1-3 for the first time during
coach Mike White's tenure, and it has sparked conversation as to where they
turn now 16 games into their 2018 campaign.


How Tom Izzo stole from Steve Kerr and helped make Michigan State like the

Warriors


Basketball coaches in favor of shot clocks for Florida high schools

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MISC COLLEGE/PRO SPORTS NEWS:


Saints star QB Drew Brees' first game at age 40 will be his biggest in nine

years


Pats' Tom Brady, Chiefs' Patrick Mahomes achieve success different ways


NBA Scoreboard


Only two players are getting more NBA All-Star Game fan votes than

Mavericks rookie Luka Doncic


NBA experts: Trading Dennis Smith Jr. has its risks, but Mavericks have to

do what's best for Luka Doncic


Friday's practice could help shape Dennis Smith Jr.'s future, whether in a

Mavericks uniform or not


NHL Scores


ESPN: Lightning is near-unanimous pick to advance to Stanley Cup final

Tampa Bay was favored to win the Stanley Cup before the season began. And
it has done nothing to dispel that notion.

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10 YEARS AGO IN THE CHOP:


Some college football coaches clamor for early signing period


Pitt Men's Basketball: No. 1 Panthers lose first game

Pitt was going to lose sometime. No team in the Big East will get through
this brutal conference schedule unscathed.


Texas' Garrido suspended following arrest for DWI

Texas baseball coach Augie Garrido was suspended indefinitely after being
arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated Saturday in Austin.


NCAA's Brand fights cancer, says prognosis is "not good"

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January 17, 2019 7:10 AM

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FLORIDA STATE UNIVERSITY NEWS
___________________________________________

FSU FOOTBALL:


FSU's 2019 Schedule Set


Print At Home Schedule


Florida State's 2019 football schedule released

The Seminoles will not play a mid-week game this season and will have two
bye weeks.


2019 Florida State football schedule released, all games to be played on

Saturdays


Seminole Saturdays: FSU plays all 12 game on Saturday, starting with Boise

in Jacksonville


Nole Insiders: 2019 Schedule Release Reactions


Breaking down Noles schedule for 2019 season


Five Takeaways: 2019 Florida State Football Schedule


Five quick thoughts on FSU's 2019 Football Schedule


FSU's series history with each team on 2019 schedule


The good and bad of Florida State's 2019 football schedule


3 more FSU football players entering transfer portal, reportedly


Nole fans on edge with transfer portal news


FSU football fans waiting to hear good news

Why does it feel like the second-year head coach is taking the long way
home?


FSU offers 2020 WR from Miami

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FSU BASKETBALL:


No. 21 Noles Back on the Road at B.C.


Front Row Noles

Tom and Keith discuss FSU basketball, the newly released FSU football
schedule and are joined by Seminoles.com Insider Tim Linafelt


Inside the box score: FSU basketball lays an egg in Pittsburgh


Trent Forrest and Seminoles read to elementary school students

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OTHER FSU SPORTS:


Break Out The Brooms: Noles Sweep ACC Honors


2019 FSU Softball Fan Day - February 2

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'NOLES IN THE PROS:


Chargers' Derwin James changing last name on jersey


++Rhodes plans to mentor younger cornerbacks

_________


Stat of the Week: Malik Beasley is shooting and scoring at a high level

He's just 22, but the Nuggets may have found another fixture in the
rotation for a long time.

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Daniel Berger Returning From Wrist Injury This Week


Brooks Koepka in contention at 'intimidating' Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship

presented by EGA


Brooks Koepka compares Abu Dhabi Championship to a major

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10 YEARS AGO FSU IN THE CHOP:


Viewer ratings tops for Orlando bowl game


Gano carrying his success into NFL


Head Coach Bob Braman To Be Inducted In Florida Track and Field Hall Of Fame


Lions' Mayhew says he finally will be on same page as the coach

Lions general manager Martin Mayhew has only been on the job for a few
weeks. But his reasons for hiring the team's new head coach go back much
further than that.

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ATLANTIC COAST CONFERENCE NEWS
___________________________________________
ACC FOOTBALL:


ACC ANNOUNCES 2019 FOOTBALL SCHEDULE


Clemson football team will kick off 2019 schedule with earliest game in

program history


A look at each of Louisville football's 2019 matchups


Miami Hurricanes 2019 schedule: Open with Gators in Orlando, face FIU on

site of old Orange Bowl


UM QB Martell trying to become eligible for 2019. And update on Jarren

Williams' plans


The best (and the worst) part of NC State's 2019 football schedule


NC State assistant Eddie Faulkner set to join Pittsburgh Steelers


Why Mark Whipple's hiring makes sense for Pitt - and why it doesn't

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ACC BASKETBALL:


Boston College still searching for 1st ACC win after loss to Louisville


Marcquise Reed leads Clemson to first ACC win

Clemson notches 13th consecutive victory against Georgia Tech in Littlejohn
Coliseum.


Georgia Tech overmatched by Clemson


Nwora, Sutton power Louisville basketball past Boston College


These 10 stats help tell the story of Pitt basketball's rapid rise


A list of SU's all-time wins over No. 1 ranked teams


Syracuse fan gives $175K to Boys & Girls Club for upset of No. 1 Duke


Five takeaways from the 2019 Virginia football schedule

1. No tune-up game

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OTHER FOOTBALL/BASKETBALL/BASEBALL/MISC NEWS:
___________________________________________
OTHER FOOTBALL:


2018's CFB teams whose results most differed from recruiting rankings

_________


Tosh Lupoi leaving Alabama; Butch Jones back for 2019 season


Bama, UF lead way with players declaring for NFL draft


Florida's 2019 college football viewing guide

Now that we know the schedules for the Gators, FSU and Miami, here are the
biggest dates ... and the ones that work for a fall wedding.


Reasons for Florida's recruiting success - and other insights


Top Recruit Replaces FSU with UF: 'Like Having a Degree from Yale or

Harvard'


South Carolina offers Miami running back commit

South Carolina Gamecocks football offered Miami pledge Thaddius Franklin
out of Chaminade-Madonna High School in South Florida. He'd been recruited
by new USC coach Thomas Brown and has Georgia, FSU offers.

_________


Michigan 7th grader has offer from Harbaugh, father says


Tide QB Jalen Hurts transferring to Oklahoma


Jalen Hurts gives Oklahoma coach Lincoln Riley a chance to reload


Jalen Hurts' transfer both a boon and a challenge for Lincoln Riley


Five things to know about Oklahoma's new transfer quarterback Jalen Hurts


New Oklahoma quarterback Jalen Hurts: 'There are movie moments still to

come'


Oklahoma has change of heart, will allow Austin Kendall to transfer to West

Virginia


Kerwin Bell assumes 'total control' of USF offense

The former Gators quarterback said Charlie Strong has granted him offensive
autonomy.

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OTHER BASKETBALL:


NCAAM Basketball Scoreboard


Oklahoma St. dismisses Michael Weathers, Maurice Calloo and Kentrevious

Jones

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OTHER BASEBALL:


Gators picked to again win SEC

___________________________________________

MISC COLLEGE/PRO SPORTS NEWS:


Bucs announce hiring of offensive coordinator Byron Leftwich, 17 other

assistant coaches
Leftwich, who played 10 seasons, will call offensive plays under Tampa Bay
head coach Bruce Arians in 2019


Why the Jaguars hired John DeFilippo as offensive coordinator


DeFilippo will be a magician if he fixes Jaguars' offense


Art Rooney II commits to extension for Ben Roethlisberger, not Mike Tomlin

Steelers president also says there have been no Antonio Brown trade
discussions (or contact) yet


NBA Scoreboard


Dennis Smith Jr. (illness) missed Mavs' collapse vs. Spurs, but trade-talk

cloud still loomed over AAC


Are the Mavericks giving up on Dennis Smith Jr. too soon? Depends on what

they get in return


NHL Scores


Lake Worth Christian girls soccer team is 15-0 and outscored opponents,

104-1

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10 YEARS AGO IN THE CHOP:


Reports: Morris to be next head coach

Bucs fire Jon Gruden, Bruce Allen
It appears that recently-named defensive coordinator Raheem Morris will be
the Bucs' next head coach, according to multiple reports. Mark Dominik
reportedly will take over as general manager.

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