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May 19, 2019 7:31 AM

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FLORIDA STATE UNIVERSITY NEWS
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FSU FOOTBALL:


FSU coach Willie Taggart relied on mentors, experience to cope with tough

Year 1 leading Seminoles


Outlook for the linebacker position in 2019


Noles continues cable TV trend with early 2019 games


FSU offers ATH Daejon Reynolds in Georgia


Spring Tour Stop No. 11: FSU's Haggins is hot after Apopka DT Carter

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FSU BASEBALL:


Noles Wrap Regular Season at Louisville


Seminoles shutout in regular season finale with Louisville

The Seminole bats were a non-factor as they amounted only two hits


3 Up, 3 Down: FSU baseball drops series to Louisville

Florida State did little right and was easily overwhelmed by Louisville


Cardinals Blank Florida State 11-0, Clinch ACC Tournament Top Seed

Louisville wraps up the regular season at 43-13 and will be the No. 1 seed
at next week's ACC Tournament.


Recap & Postgame: Louisville Wins FSU Series


FSU is the No. 6 seed in next week's ACC Baseball Tournament


How FSU baseball fared against teams in its pool for the 2019 ACC Tournament

This could definitely be worse for the 'Noles.

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OTHER FSU SPORTS:


Power Surge Lifts Noles to 12-1 Win


Softball Hits Six HRs In 12-1 Win Over USF

FSU hits four-straight HRs in the fifth inning en route to the run-rule
victory.


Florida State softball goes long in blowout win over South Florida

Makinzy Herzog's third-inning grand slam was the biggest home run, but
Leslie Farris, Zoe Casas, Cali Harrod, Carsyn Gordon and Sydney Sherrill
also went yard in the final two innings after FSU chased USF starter
Georgina Corrick.


No. 4 FSU softball uses an impressive power surge to run-rule South Florida

in the NCAA Tournament
Florida State (52-8) defeated South Florida (41-18) by run-rule 12-1 in
five innings


Homerun barrage puts South Florida away in regionals

FSU softball put on one of the most impressive home run displays in recent
memory against USF in the NCAA Regionals.


FSU Softball uses six home runs to defeat USF in regional action

A fourth-inning run by USF ended Florida State's scoreless streak at 29.0
innings


FSU softball 1st to hit 4 straight HRs in tourney


Play Suspended At NCAA Golf Championships


Oparenovic Earns Southeast Region Senior Player of the Year

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'NOLES IN THE PROS:


Dan Quinn says Devonta Freeman will be ready by training camp

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Giants activate catcher Buster Posey from concussion list


Should DJ Stewart Get a Call-Up?


Blue Jays: Not a whole lot of room for Devon Travis

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Daniel Berger just got one of the worst breaks of all time on Bethpage

Black's first hole


How getting away from golf fueled Daniel Berger's rebirth


West Palm's Brooks Koepka keeps 7-shot lead heading into final round of PGA

Championship


Brooks Koepka in command and keeping US PGA rivals in vain pursuit


All that's left at Bethpage is another trophy ceremony for Brooks Koepka


The only question at Bethpage is if anyone can catch Brooks Koepka


Dustin Johnson says catching Koepka is "doable"; meet Jazz Janewattananond


Brooks Koepka's girlfriend Jena Sims is famous in her own right

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10 YEARS AGO FSU IN THE CHOP:


Bobby Bowden may already know when the bell will toll

Will 2010 be it for Bowden?


Florida State Awarded With Five All-Conference Honorees

Earning first team All-ACC recognition was Tyler Holt (OF) and Sean
Gilmartin (SP), while Stephen Cardullo (SS), Mike McGee (UT) and Jason
Stidham (2B) were named to the second team.'


Martin earns ACC Coach of Year


Von Wafer hopes to re-sign with Rockets

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ATLANTIC COAST CONFERENCE NEWS
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ACC FOOTBALL:


Who was the ACC's best quarterback of the last 15 seasons?


Dabo says he may quit college football if players get paid


Deshaun Watson bullish on Lawrence, Clemson

Houston Texans QB and former Clemson standout Deshaun Watson holds camp at
Clemson that attracts more than 450 youngsters.


Clemson adds second running back to loaded 2020 recruiting class


100 Greatest Plays In Miami History: #97- Blocked Punt Touchdown Vs FSU 2001

Ed Reed and Markese Fitzgerald set the tone early for the Canes against FSU
in 2001.

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ACC BASKETBALL:


Rodney Howard's interest level in Georgia Tech: 'I like them a lot'

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ACC BASEBALL:


ACC Scores


Clemson will head into ACC Tournament with NCAA fate in limbo


Georgia Tech clinches ACC Coastal baseball championship


Miami Hurricanes baseball ends regular season. Will Canes be back at Mark

Light Field?


NC State takes series from UNC and No. 3 seed in ACC tournament

NC State followed up Friday's 11-2 win with a second straight victory over
North Carolina in ACC baseball.


NC State's Avent: 'Really proud of our ball club'

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



EA Sports would be interested in reviving 'NCAA Football' franchise if

rules change

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Odom commits to Gators 2020 class

With 11 prospects verbally committed, Florida's 2020 football class is
ranked No. 8 in the nation.

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Iowa and Iowa State football Twitter accounts suspended


2019 College Football Rankings: No. 99 Middle Tennessee moves on without

star QB Brent Stockstill


Finishing unfinished business for Notre Dame football players is becoming

the new reality


Why schools like Ohio State likely will support athletes getting paid from

the outside

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OTHER BASEBALL:


Scores


Conference Crown Saturday In College Baseball

Texas Tech's Cameron Warren had a big night as the Red Raiders captured the
Big 12 crown. They and others headline our look back at Saturday's action.


Florida sweeps No. 24 Missouri before heading to SEC tourney


Bound for Hoover: Gamecocks hold on to top Mississippi State, make SEC

tournament

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SPORTS IN THE COURTS:

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MISC COLLEGE/PRO SPORTS NEWS:


NBA Scoreboard


Legion of doom: Portland becomes the latest victim of the road Warriors


Warriors vs. Blazers: Golden State's Game 3 win highlights team's

toughness, which has been overlooked in their dynasty


Lillard stays cold vs. Warriors' 'wall of defense'


MLB Scoreboard


NHL Scores


Golf fans rip into CBS on social media over new "aerial shot tracer" on PGA

broadcast


War of Will wins the 144th Preakness Stakes

The Grade 1 stakes race was won by War of Will as trainer Mark Casse got
his first Triple Crown race victory.


Watch Bodexpress run the 2019 Preakness Stakes without his jockey

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10 YEARS AGO IN THE CHOP:


Tommy Bowden joins media


Chizik's deal with Auburn: $1.9 million a year


Vick will be monitored

Suspended Falcons QB's movements will be restricted during two-month home
confinement.


Will struggles prevent Tiger from passing Nicklaus?

--

May 18, 2019 7:31 AM

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FLORIDA STATE UNIVERSITY NEWS
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FSU FOOTBALL:


While FSU football APR dipped, coach Willie Taggart is confident Seminoles

are on right track


Is FSU Football a legitimate sleeper team during 2019 season?


How does Florida State respond to its first losing season since 1976?

Will Willie Taggart's attempts at an offensive overhaul stick? And what
happens if the Seminoles lose to Boise State?


Noles offer huge 2020 receiver from Tampa area


Spruce Creek RB Marvin Scott III talks Alabama, Nick Saban offer; FSU also

offers


It's more than football for Largo's McCluster


FSU QB commit Jeff Sims sharp in spring game


Noles offer huge 2020 receiver from Tampa area Kaleb Long


++Donte' Pimpleton watched FSU RB target in action Friday evening

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UP NEXT:


Significance of the big stage

With the game now on ESPN, Boise State's season opener in Jacksonville sets
up the way so many before it have. It's on the Broncos to make it count.

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FSU BASEBALL:


Offense Comes Alive in 14-3 Win at No. 8 Louisville

Van Eyk gets 8th win as Noles even series


3 Up, 3 Down: FSU clubs their way to victory against Louisville

A total team effort powers 'Noles past Cards.


Cardinals Defeated 14-3, Series Even with Florida State

Louisville (42-13, 20-9 ACC) managed just six hits on the night


Box Score

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OTHER FSU SPORTS:


Softball Posts Run-Rule Victory Over Bethune-Cookman

It is the fourth shutout in a row for the Seminoles, bringing FSU's total
to 22 on the season.


Noles Open Regional with Run Rule


Florida State softball rolls Bethune-Cookman in NCAA Tournament opener

They hit three home runs and scored in four of their five innings at the
plate


No. 4 FSU softball defeats Bethune-Cookman in the NCAA Tournament

FSU will take on South Florida next.


Noles roll Bethune-Cookman in regional opener

The Noles made quick work of the Wildcats as they pushed across runs in the
first two innings.


NCAA Softball Tournament 2019: FSU vs. Bethune-Cookman video highlights,

score


FSU bound OF Kaley Mudge guides Bears to 8A Region Final, named Athlete of

the Week


Kinhult Leads Seminoles On Day 1 Of NCAA Championships


Record 23 Women, Joined By 19 Men Qualifiers


Divers Capture Academic All-District

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'NOLES IN THE PROS:


Telvin Smith not revealing but some of his teammates indicate he's battling

some sort of health issue

_________


Denver Nuggets' Monte Morris and Malik Beasley hope improved conditioning

raise their games

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Lueck scores winning run in 10th, Lexington beats Asheville 5-4 in walk-off

finish


Giants option catcher Aramis Garcia, signaling Buster Posey's return

_________


Daniel Berger climbs leaderboard, chasing friend and neighbor Brooks Koepka


Daniel Berger has tennis in his blood, but has become a top golfer


Brooks Koepka blows past records to sit firmly atop leaderboard

The second major of 2019 might already be over after 36 holes at Bethpage
Black


West Palm's Brooks Koepka shatters 36-hole record and builds 7-shot lead at

PGA Championship


Brooks Koepka's outrageous start at the PGA Championship in 5 st


PGA Championship: With Tiger missing the cut, has torch been passed to

Koepka?

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10 YEARS AGO FSU IN THE CHOP:


Orlando WR Grabs USC Offer

Kenny Shaw says FSU is his leader. "FSU is my favorite but I'm still wide
open, if that makes sense," said Shaw.


FSU's Jacinta Monroe Named a 2009 USA Women's World University Games Team

Finalist


Pitching in place for FSU softball

Of the pitching there can be no question - Florida State's softball team
has that covered.


Rockets notes: Free agent Wafer wants to return

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ATLANTIC COAST CONFERENCE NEWS
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ACC FOOTBALL:


Selecting an All-ACC defense from the past 15 years is a daunting task. But

here's one writer's stab at it.


ACC officials don't expect swift changes as NCAA's weighs compensating

athletes for use of likeness


He was Dabo's first QB at Clemson. He's gone from flinging footballs to

fixing teeth


Clemson football adds five-star defensive end

Georgia defensive end Myles Murphy picks Clemson over Auburn.


Miami's Special Teams Are Going To Need To Bounce Back In 2019


Hurricanes add to top-ranked 2021 recruiting class with commitment from DT

Anthony Hundley

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ACC BASKETBALL:


Jeff Capel needs time to rebuild Pitt basketball's brand

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ACC BASEBALL:


ACC Scores


Clemson coach Monte Lee recaps Game 2 win against Wake Forest


UM's hopes of hosting a regional take a hit with loss to Duke


Emotional Wolfpack evens series with UNC


With Heavy Hearts, NC State Wins One For Bruce Winkworth


Virginia baseball hands reeling Virginia Tech fourth straight loss

Virginia baseball rallies to beat Virginia Tech in 11 innings

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


Why moving prime Big 12-Big Ten games to 11 a.m. next season could be a

smart move by Fox


Instant-Impact Freshmen Who Could Play Key Roles Early in the 2019 Season

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Mullen and the offseason troubles at Florida


'Very strong possibility' Xavier Peters eligible immediately


Former Penn St. quarterback Tommy Stevens transferring to Mississippi State


'Prime Time' Gamecock: Deion Sanders' son brings football pedigree, perks

to South Carolina

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2019 College Football Rankings: No. 101 Colorado State coach Mike Bobo

tries to bolster young roster


NCAA grants Memphis QB Brady White 6th year of eligibility


2019 College Football Rankings: No. 100 Oregon State tries to build on

two-win season


Tom Herman on verge of contract extension at Texas

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OTHER BASKETBALL:


Way too early Bracketology

8. Florida St/9. Texas


Memphis recruiting: Penny Hardaway adds another five-star recruit and now

has the No. 1 recruiting class for 2019
The Tigers jump over Kentucky after landing Precious Achiuwa, the No. 14
player in the country


Memphis' hiring of Penny Hardaway had plenty of critics, but he's now done

what he was hired to do
Hardaway just delivered a better recruiting class than Kentucky, Duke and
everyone else in the country

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OTHER BASEBALL:


Scores


Leftwich-led Florida shuts out Missouri

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SPORTS IN THE COURTS:


TCU's leading rusher Sewo Olonilua arrested on two felony drug charges

Olonilua rushed for 635 yards last year for the Horned Frogs


Myron Piggie, KC basketball coach central to 1990s NCAA scandal, headed

back to prison

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MISC COLLEGE/PRO SPORTS NEWS:


'Shocking': Ohio State doc abused 177, officials were aware


NBA Scoreboard


Kemba Walker may be the most dynamic player the Mavs can get in free

agency, but this player may be a more plausible fit


Bucks vs. Raptors: Malcolm Brogdon is back, and he took Milwaukee to

another level in Game 2 blowout win


Gasol points finger at self after Raptors' loss


MLB Scoreboard


Low Rays attendance has 'ramifications,' principal owner Stuart Sternberg

says
With decision on St. Petersburg stadium coming soon, he says the
organization is doing all it can to boost attendance.


Tebow struggling in Triple-A; still a work in progress


NHL Scores


Inside Jordan Spieth's quest for career grand slam: Dallas native cards 6

birdies on Friday, moving into 2nd at PGA Championship


Tiger on wrong side of cut at PGA Championship


Maximum Security owner challenges 4 Kentucky Derby contenders to $20M

rematch

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10 YEARS AGO IN THE CHOP:


Grothe second among NCAA QBs in wins


Harsh reality awaits Vick

QB will be vilified and have every move scrutinized when he returns to
football.


Artest says he wants to return to Houston next season


Pudge Rodriguez hits his 300th HR in Astros win


Phelps swims to second loss in two days

--

May 17, 2019 7:31 AM

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FLORIDA STATE UNIVERSITY NEWS
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FSU FOOTBALL:


Despite departure of Xavier Peters, FSU's Willie Taggart feels team is in

good shape


FSU Football's Most Important Players: WR Keith Gavin, No. 39


'Noles offer 2020 wide receiver from Tampa


Ron Dugans watched Arian Smith in action last night

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UP NEXT:


Season Opener Set For Primetime On ESPN


Game time announced for Florida State's 2019 season opener against Boise

State
FSU and BSU have never played.


You can finalize plans now for Boise State football's 2019 season opener

Boise State will have seven games televised on one of ESPN's networks in
2019.

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FSU BASKETBALL:


Basketball To Play In Emerald Coast Classic


FSU coaches concerned popularity of transfer portal is hurting athletes


FSU's Stan Jones reflects on Hall selection, more

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FSU BASEBALL:


Noles Drop Opener at No. 8 Louisville

Game two set for Friday at 6 p.m.


3 Up, 3 Down: FSU blasted on the road by Cards

'Noles embarrassed in opening game of series against Louisville


Cardinals Rout Florida State, Clinch ACC Atlantic Division

Louisville captured its fourth division title in five seasons with a 14-1
victory over the Seminoles.


Box Score

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OTHER FSU SPORTS:


Softball Earns Eight NFCA All-Region Accolades


No. 4 Seminoles Host NCAA Tallahassee Regional


A look at the Tallahassee Softball Regional


Alternative mindset helping FSU enter NCAA Tournament as reigning champs


FSU Softball Will Repeat as National Champs


Golf Begins Play At NCAA Championships Friday


Frida Kinhult capping off strong freshman season with FSU at NCAA Finals


Florida State women celebrate Outdoor Track and Field ACC Championship

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'NOLES IN THE PROS:


NFLVikings' Dalvin Cook named 'dark horse' to be NFL's top running back in

2019


Austin Droogsma could be a rare find for Giants


Pirates Sign Former Patriot Tre' Jackson


Sebastian Janikowski Made a Fortune as a Kicker

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Brooks Koepka, not Tiger Woods, the story of Round 1 at PGA Championship


Happily in the Shadows, Brooks Koepka Sets Bethpage Black Record


Koepka's 63 ties PGA mark, sets course record


Instant Analysis: Koepka (63) begins defense with course record


PGA Championship 2019: Golf fans roast Chamblee after Brooks Koepka's

course-record 63


Brandel Chamblee on Brooks Koepka's opening 63: 'I felt like he was giving

me the finger for 4 1/2 hours'


Brooks Koepka fed up with golf's long rounds: 'It gets boring from like

hole 5 to 12'

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10 YEARS AGO FSU IN THE CHOP:


Bobby Bowden says NCAA is being unfair with trying to nullify victories


Florida State Wraps-Up Regular Season With 10-2 Victory Over Grambling State


Florida State Falls In Extra Innings To Oklahoma State At NCAA Regional

A wild pitch in the bottom of the 12th inning lifted Oklahoma State to a
1-0 win over 16th-seeded Florida State in NCAA Softball Regional action
late Saturday night at JoAnne Graf Field. The two teams battled for nearly
three hours back and forth, but the Cowgirls finally prevailed to advance
to Sunday's championship action while the loss ends the Seminoles' season.
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ATLANTIC COAST CONFERENCE NEWS
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ACC FOOTBALL:


Clemson kickoff times set for Texas A&M, Syracuse


Clemson lands transfer, former top 60 recruit


Time set for Georgia Tech games against The Citadel, N.C. State


Georgia Tech offers statement on recruitment of Kendall Young


Miami QB Tate Martell says Ohio State helped facilitate his decision to

transfer from Buckeyes


'It's a precedent I don't like being set in our conference.' UCF AD on

USF's deal with UM


Former St. Thomas star Avery Huff could pay huge dividends for Hurricanes


100 Greatest Plays In Miami History: #99-Chris T. Jones Catch Vs FSU 1994

An incredible one handed catch helped Miami secure an upset win over the
Seminoles in 1994.


UNC loses a Thursday night football game; NC State and Duke get more

kickoff times


ACC announces two more kickoff times for Virginia Tech's 2019 schedule


Wake Forest's football schedule shifts again

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ACC BASKETBALL:


Two things Georgia Tech is doing now to improve NCAA tournament hopes


Zion Williamson's stepdad shoots down speculation of likely No. 1 pick

returning to Duke


Louisville basketball will play national runner-up Texas Tech in 2019


Nassir Little says he struggled at UNC because the coaching staff didn't

clarify his role


Rolfs Hall a heck of a home for Notre Dame basketball programs

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ACC BASEBALL:


ACC Scores


Clemson takes Game 1 of crucial series against Wake Forest


Miami Canes' home-run king Toral does it again to boost UM's chances to

host regional


North Carolina freshman hits for cycle and UNC defeats NC State

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OTHER ACC NEWS:


ACC leaves annual spring meetings with eye on network launch


ACC is "perfectly situated" to unveil its network after football and

basketball success


Former Buffalo Bill Eric Wood will be part of ACC Network football

broadcasts this year

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


100 Days Out: Counting down 100 things to get you ready for the 2019

college football season


100 days to college football: everything you need to know


Michigan State AD: Expanding the College Football Playoff 'is probably

inevitable'


Big Ten passes SEC in total revenue by more than $100 million in 2017-18, a

report says


Big 12 strength of schedule rankings: Texas, West Virginia facing toughest

roads in round-robin format


Bob Schloredt, First Two-Time MVP of Rose Bowl, Dies at 79

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Auburn quarterback Malik Willis plans to enter transfer portal


Gators coach Dan Mullen, unlike former boss Urban Meyer, needs to be as

good off the field as he is on it


Gators' QB Feleipe Franks gets high marks from Athlon


Kirby Smart on Justin Fields situation: 'No regrets'


Kirby Smart's whining about NCAA transfer portal is music to my ears

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2019 College Football Rankings: No. 102 Eastern Michigan faces challenges

building on success


Criticized Maryland chancellor won't seek contract extension


Notre Dame's Labor Day season opener at Louisville will kick off in prime

time

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OTHER BASKETBALL:


College basketball rankings: Texas Tech jumps in early Top 25 And 1 after

bringing in talented transfers


Michigan signee Jalen Wilson requests release from scholarship after

Beilein's exit


Yale basketball coach Jones signs extension through 2025-26

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OTHER BASEBALL:


Scores


Arkansas Showing Championship Qualities Again


Florida fights through for 5-4 win at Missouri

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SPORTS IN THE COURTS:


Gators RB Lamical Perine allegedly pulled tow truck driver's arm, report

says


Perine called for holding: Tow truck driver files battery complaint

State Attorney Bill Cervone is not yet convinced the allegation rises to
the level of a battery charge.

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MISC COLLEGE/PRO SPORTS NEWS:


Five reasons the Buccaneers will (and won't) make the NFL playoffs this

season


Bob Stoops hires Hal Mumme for XFL staff

Mumme to run offense for Dallas XFL entry


NBA Scoreboard


Charles Barkley on Luka Doncic, Kristaps Porzingis: 'I can't think of a

better 1-2 punch going forward for the next 10 years'


Kerr: KD injury 'more serious than we thought'


Lillard: 'Lot of contact' by Iguodala on final play


Cam Reddish says feedback projects him going in 3-10 range in 2019 NBA Draft


MLB Scoreboard


NHL Scores


PGA Championship: Tiger Woods shoots 2-over after not feeling well Wednesday


Longtime sports talk radio host Steve Duemig dies

Known as 'The Big Dog,' Duemig built his reputation as a take-no-prisoners
host, before succumbing to cancer

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May 16, 2019 7:31 AM

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FLORIDA STATE UNIVERSITY NEWS
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FSU FOOTBALL:


Two Early-Season Kickoff Times Announced

FSU's home opener set for 5 p.m. on the new ACC Network


Two early Florida State football games to be broadcast on ACC Network

The Seminoles' game against ULM is set for a 5 p.m. kickoff while FSU will
play at UVA at 7:30 p.m. as part of ACC Network's 14-game slate across the
first three weeks of the season.


Fans Need To Speak Up To Get The ACC Network


2019 Noles schedule ranked among hardest of ACC teams


Football Roundup: Taggart Talks QBs, DEs, GPAs


Willie Taggart talks transfer quarterbacks


Taggart weighs in on Rector's strengths, FSU's quarterback room


Who is poised to breakout in 2019?


FSU Football's Most Important Players: RB Anthony Grant, No. 40


Florida State commitment Josh 'Big Country' Griffis a small-town guy out to

show detractors 'what I'm about'


Noles offer 2020 in-state blue chip offensive lineman Connor McLaughlin


FSU offers in-state 2020 OT

The Florida State coaching staff offered Ruskin (Fla.) Lennard three-star
offensive tackle Michael Rankins.

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FSU BASEBALL:


Seminoles, Gators each open key series Thursday


FSU Baseball in the latest projected Field of 64


What has gone wrong for FSU this season?


What FSU Baseball must do this weekend to finish as top ACC team

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OTHER FSU SPORTS:


Noles Fall Just Short of NCAA Championship


Just the Facts: NCAA Tallahassee Regional


Front Row Noles

Mark Rodin, Coach Amy Bond and Seminoles.com Insider Tim Linafelt join the
show

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'NOLES IN THE PROS:


NY Giants giving former college shot putter Austin Droogsma a chance with

Big Blue


Former Seminole shot putter Droogsma embracing opportunity with the New

York Giants


How wedded are the Bucs to Jameis Winston?

_________


FSU's Mfiondu Kabengele in updated NBA mock drafts


Post-lottery NBA mock draft has FSU's Mfiondu Kabengele as 1st-round pick

of East's top team


Terance Mann invited to the NBA Combine

_________


Giants expect Buster Posey to be activated Friday


DJ Stewart's homer leads Norfolk to 6-4 win over Toledo

_________


PGA Champions dinner: Past winners gather at Bethpage to celebrate Brooks

Koepka's PGA win


Is Koepka truly great? Chamblee needs 'more evidence'


2019 PGA Championship odds: Brooks Koepka the favorite over Tiger Woods


Brooks Koepka not running away from Tiger or major expectations


Before PGA Championship, Tiger Woods, Brooks Koepka are study in contrast


Koepka 'doesn't see why he can't get to double digits' in major wins


'Bored' Koepka's slow-play fix: Make rounds 14-15 holes


Brooks Koepka gave $1K tip for pre-PGA Championship haircut


Who is Brooks Koepka's girlfriend Jena Sims? How long has PGA Championship

golfer been dating the model and actress?


Koepka's girlfriend Jena Sims stuns in lingerie as golfer prepares for the

PGA Championship

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10 YEARS AGO FSU IN THE CHOP:


Bowden ailing with ear infection


Bowden out (for a night); Fisher in

With Florida State Seminoles football coach Bobby Bowden sick,
heir-apparent Jimbo Fisher fills in on annual booster club tour in Pinellas
County


'Way-too-early Top 25': FSU football ranks No. 25


Athlon football 2009: FSU is No. 15


Florida State Surges Past Grambling State 14-6 In Game One

Florida State (38-14) registered its 13th win in a row at home with a 14-6
victory over Grambling State (14-33) in game one of a doubleheader on Mike
Martin Field inside Dick Howser Stadium. The Seminoles erased a four-run,
first inning deficit scoring six runs in the first two innings to grab the
lead for good.


Walk-Off Home Run By Danesh Leads Florida State Past Grambling State


'Noles drop pitcher's duel Oklahoma State tops Florida State, 1-0


Koepka Leads Seminoles At NCAA Southeast Regional Championship

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OTHER FSU NEWS:


Globetrotting Cameraman Tigger Gray Shoots Around the Country, World

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ATLANTIC COAST CONFERENCE NEWS
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ACC FOOTBALL:


FIRST THREE WEEKS OF FOOTBALL ON ACC NETWORK RELEASED


The Atlantic Coast Conference announced today the kickoff times for two

Boston College football games this fall at Alumni Stadium.


Clemson's game at Syracuse set for prime time

Two of Clemson's first three games set for prime time.


Clemson linebacker enters NCAA transfer portal

Shaq Smith led all linebackers with seven tackles in Clemson's spring
football game.


Georgia Tech-South Florida among early ACC Network games


Louisville football vs. Western Kentucky game time set for Nashville kickoff


Why some Canes fans might not be able to watch two of UM's first three

games on TV


USF agrees to 2-for-1 football series with Miami

The Bulls and 'Canes will play twice in Miami, with a '27 meeting set for
Tampa


Miami coach Manny Diaz: Hurricanes must develop backbone this offseason


St. Thomas Aquinas OLB is '100% committed' to Penn State, but Miami is

still pushing


New UNC coach Mack Brown on his return, Georgia Tech, recruiting Atlanta


On new ACC Network, UNC football gets early-season prime time game, NC

State does not


Tar Heels get commitment from four-star Texas QB, Malik Hornsby


North Carolina's Mack Brown lands quarterback with striking similarities to

Vince Young


Pitt football season opener vs. Virginia will kick in prime time


Pat Narduzzi was Pitt's highest-paid employee in 2018 at $3.14 million, tax

documents show


Syracuse will be on ABC's Saturday Night Football for second time ever when

it hosts Clemson


Virginia football team will open season with three straight prime time games


Kickoff times announced for two of Virginia Tech football's first three

games


Deacs Make ACC Network Debut vs. Utah State on Opening Night

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ACC BASKETBALL:


With two big men still in the NBA draft, Duke goes after 6-11, three-star

center


UVa giving away bricks from U-Hall

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ACC BASEBALL:


Win and In; Eagles Host Irish With Postseason in Their Sights


Duke must end its May slump to ensure an NCAA tournament bid


NC State-UNC baseball series has postseason implications

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OTHER ACC NEWS:


ACC coaches proud to be a part of league's winning culture


Holly Aprile has Louisville softball in the NCAA Tournament for first time

since 2016


Louisville is moving on to NCAA men's golf championship

Louisville, led by Matthias Schmid and John Murphy, is in the 13-team NCAA
championship field.

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


NCAA to consider updating athlete compensation rules


Big Ten ADs chirping for College Football Playoff expansion

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Arkansas defensive tackle Briston Guidry retiring after seven knee surgeries


Mullen responds to UF's recent legal troubles


Mullen unfazed by recent news in Tampa Gator Club address


Florida Gators' Dan Mullen 'disappointed' in Jalon Jones, Brian Edwards

accusations


Florida State's Xavier Peters transferring to UK


South Carolina adds 2024 game with 2018 non-conference opponent

Akron announced it will pay a visit to Williams-Brice Stadium on Sept. 21,
2024.


South Carolina offers pro-style passer out of Georgia

The Gamecocks have been going far afield with QB offers. This one is a
little closer.

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2019 College Football Rankings: No. 102 Eastern Michigan faces challenges

building on success


Michigan State football increases assistant coach pay pool as Brad Salem

gets biggest raise


Michigan's WRs will have chance to be playmakers, and game changers


USC football coach Clay Helton made $3.2 million for 2017-18 fiscal year

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OTHER BASKETBALL:


Nebraska adds former Tennessee forward Derrick Walker


Texas Tech picks up second graduate transfer in versatile former Virginia

Tech swingman Chris Clarke

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OTHER BASEBALL:


College Baseball Projected Field Of 64: May 15


Scores


Smaller crowds, fewer wins. How USC diehards survived historically bad

baseball season

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SPORTS IN THE COURTS:


Judge orders Rick Pitino and University of Louisville to talk settlement


Maximum Security's owners file lawsuit to overturn 'bizarre' Kentucky Derby

decision

___________________________________________

MISC COLLEGE/PRO SPORTS NEWS:


Questions surround future of Buccaneers' Ring of Honor

Is Tampa Bay running out of viable candidates to honor inside Raymond James
Stadium?


NBA Scoreboard


How's Dirk Nowitzki enjoying retirement? The future Hall of Famer is

indulging in ice cream and more


Pelicans win Zion sweepstakes, will choose first in NBA Draft


MLB Scoreboard


NHL Scores

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10 YEARS AGO IN THE CHOP:


BC star Herzlich bracing for cancer fight

The pain was in his back, in his legs. All the time. Mark Herzlich had felt
worse after games and practices during a three-year career at Boston
College, but it was nothing the 6-foot-4-inch, 238-pound linebacker felt he
couldn't handle.


NFL's all-time sack leader charged with DUI

Former NFL star Bruce Smith was charged with drunken driving Friday morning
after a police officer stopped him for speeding, Virginia Beach police said.


Olympian Phelps cruises to finals in return to pool

Phelps swam in two heats at the Charlotte UltraSwim, his first meet since a
suspension and the Olympics.

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May 15, 2019 7:31 AM

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FLORIDA STATE UNIVERSITY NEWS
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FSU FOOTBALL:


It's business as usual for Florida State Athletics Director David Coburn

He continues to address operating budget issues and lagging season-ticket
sales in football.


FSU AD David Coburn eager to represent Seminoles well at ACC spring meetings


Florida State to offer flexible ticket options for the 2019 football season

There was a time when a majority of FSU football season-ticket holders
lived in Leon County. Today, more than 70 percent of those season-ticket
holders reside outside of Tallahassee, according to Seminole Boosters, Inc.


Impact of Xavier Peters transferring from Noles


Signs of Cultural Decay Late in Fisher's Tenure Now More Evident Than Ever


FSU Football must take advantage of recent recruiting woes at rival Florida


FSU player calls out Gators on Twitter, gets blasted by Florida WR Jacob

Copeland

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UP NEXT:


Boise State football 2020 recruiting tracker: Videos, stories for Broncos'

commits

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FSU BASKETBALL:


Can FSU's Devin Vassell emerge as one of the top 3-and-D prospects in the

country?

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FSU BASEBALL:


Budget, Boosters And Baseball On AD Coburn's Agenda


Florida State baseball postseason update

The Seminoles' postseason chances took a bit of a hit last week after going
4-2 with midweek losses to Stetson and Jacksonville. But FSU is still in a
decent position to make it.

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OTHER FSU SPORTS:


FSU softball NCAA tournament preview


Li Carries Men's Golf into Final Round


Kinhult Named To WGCA Player, Freshman Watch Lists

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'NOLES IN THE PROS:


A healthy Dalvin Cook is a dark horse for top running back honors in the NFL


EJ Manuel's 5 best games as a Nole


Calais Campbell, Myles Jack communicate with Telvin Smith

Jaguars coach Doug Marrone has unsuccessfully tried to make contact with
linebacker Telvin Smith since he announced his decision last week to sit
out the 2019 season.


Jameis Winston and Breshad Perriman Getting In Sync

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As he goes for fourth major at PGA Championship, Brooks Koepka will not be

intimidated by Tiger Woods: 'What's there to be afraid of?'


That chip on Koepka's shoulder? Yeah, it's still there


With mix of power, swagger and cool, Koepka has become golf's alpha male


Koepka dismisses half the field, explains why majors are 'easiest to win'


Koepka reveals game plan for Bethpage Black


Brooks Koepka previews the PGA Championship at Bethpage Black


How Brooks gets ready for major battle

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10 YEARS AGO FSU IN THE CHOP:


Glad it's over: FSU's Mickey Andrews says good riddance to spring football

practice


Ponder sets out to rehabilitate FSU's image


Florida State Downs Grambling State In Rain Shortened Game

Florida State (37-14) returned to the win column Thursday evening downing
Grambling State (14-32) 9-1 in a game called with one out in the bottom of
the six due to heavy rain that pounded the Tallahassee area. With the win,
the Seminoles pushed their consecutive win total to 12 straight on Mike
Martin Field inside Dick Howser Stadium.


Seminoles Will Face Cowgirls In First Game Of NCAA Tallahassee Regional

For the first time in five years, Florida State (43-14) will host the NCAA
Regional at JoAnne Graf Field on May 15-17 as the No. 1 seed
(16th-overall). This season marks the seventh-consecutive NCAA appearance
and the Seminoles kick things off against fourth-seeded Oklahoma State
(34-20) at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, May 15.


Seminoles Fall 4-2 To Top Ranked Virginia In the NCAA Round Of 16


Derrick Brooks won't be back with Bucs

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ATLANTIC COAST CONFERENCE NEWS
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ACC FOOTBALL:


Boston College Football: 3 To Watch


Boston College the first to offer 2021 CB Kaleb Higgins


Georgia Tech adds transfer Myles Sims from Michiga


UM football books three nonconference games with state school


Miami AD hopeful 'Canes can schedule more games with Gators in future

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ACC BASEBALL:


The ACC baseball tournament is on the move. Could it be headed to

Greenville?


Playing at PNC Park is about creating memories for Pitt baseball

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


Fox plans to play its 'big' college football game at 11 a.m. on Saturdays.

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Is Nick Saban nearing the beginning of the end at Alabama?


UF football still work in progress


With CFP in mind, Gators join scheduling arms race


Finally, Gators (and others) are scheduling big-name opponents like Texas

to stem exodus of fans


2019 football signee won't make it to UF campus this summer

Diwun Black tweets he will be attending a community college instead.


Tumbling recruiting class

Florida no longer has a top-10 football recruiting class for 2019.


Georgia Board of Regents approves Dooley Field at UGA


Georgia gets offensive lineman commit in Tate Ratledge


A&M's Fisher says brutal schedule 'excites me'


In this dumb rivalry, only the jokes make sense

Welcome back to the dumbest rivalry in college sports - Texas and A&M.
There is no close second.

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Michigan AD Warde Manuel: No recent talks on Notre Dame series, but

interest remains


Ex-Florida freshman defensive back Chris Steele announces Oregon as

transfer destination


So how good is USF's non-conference slate? As good as any in AAC

USF has 14 non-conference games against Power Five foes in the next decade


2019 College Football Rankings: No. 103 Tulsa tries to shake off injury

bug, move up in AAC

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OTHER BASKETBALL:


John Beilein won't be the last good college basketball coach to try the NBA


Former Florida coach Billy Donovan's name surfacing in Michigan coaching

search

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OTHER BASEBALL:


South Carolina takes walk-off win in final home game of season

___________________________________________

SPORTS IN THE COURTS:


Coach pleads to college admissions scam, could hurt Loughlin


Ex-Coach Admits To Making Fake Athletic Profiles In College Scam


Lawyers: Woods' restaurant erased video before fatal crash

___________________________________________

MISC COLLEGE/PRO SPORTS NEWS:


NCAA to consider letting athletes profit off name and image. NC rep wants

'action.'


Eagles were the second-most injured NFL team in 2018


NBA Scoreboard


Mavericks receive pick No. 10 in NBA draft lottery, send selection to

Atlanta to complete Luka Doncic deal


Disaster found the Dallas Mavericks in more ways than one at the 2019 NBA

draft lottery


How well have college hoops coaches transitioned to NBA jobs? The good, bad

and ugly


The 7 best basketball players who served in the military and made it to the

NBA


MLB Scoreboard


NHL Scores

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10 YEARS AGO IN THE CHOP:


ACC renews push for early signing period


ACC ignores NCAA flag ban

Calling the policy "unfair" to South Carolina, the ACC decided this year it
no longer would mimic the NCAA's ban on predetermined championship events
being held in the state.


Paulus to play football at Syracuse

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May 14, 2019 7:31 AM

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FLORIDA STATE UNIVERSITY NEWS
___________________________________________

FSU FOOTBALL:


CBSSports calls FSU's football schedule fourth-hardest in ACC


Defensive end Xavier Peters transferring away from Florida State

The West Chester, Ohio native was a former four-star recruit in Willie
Taggart's first signing class at FSU in 2018.


Defensive end Peters transferring from Florida State

He was the No. 12 outside linebacker and No. 174 overall prospect in the
2018 recruiting class, but played at defensive end with the Seminoles.


Lakota West graduate Xavier Peters enters NCAA transfer portal to leave

Florida State
Peters played in a pair of games for the Seminoles last fall, but did not
finish spring ball nor play in the Florida State spring game.


FSU has limited EDGE options after Xavier Peters' transfer


Recapping 1994 season for Seminoles


FSU is offer No. 25 for in-state 4-star OT Connor McLaughlin

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UP NEXT:


Boise State game ticket, tailgate and parking information

___________________________________________

FSU BASEBALL:


Seminoles scrambling to make NCAAs in Martin's final season


FSU Baseball makes mistake finishing final Mike Martin season on road


FSU's Martin Closes Out 40-Year Home Career


Martin Jr. opens up about potential of being next FSU head coach


Florida State baseball rises in polls

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OTHER FSU SPORTS:


Experience Pays Off in NCAA First Round

Senior Corey Carlson (-2) and junior Jamie Li (-2) help Mens Golf to a tie
for third


NCAA Softball Tournament 2019: How to watch, stream FSU vs. Bethune-Cookman

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'NOLES IN THE PROS:


Chiefs backup quarterback EJ Manuel retires from NFL

Manuel was the 16th overall pick of the Bills in the 2013 draft, going 6-11
while struggling to live up to expectations. He'd been Derek Carr's backup
the past two seasons with the Raiders.

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3 Areas Jonathan Isaac Improved the Most in 2018-19

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Giants' Buster Posey: Resumes hitting in cage

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Daniel Berger 2019 PGA Championship Betting Odds, Preview: Not Much to Like


Woods, DJ, Koepka betting co-favorites for PGA Championship

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10 YEARS AGO FSU IN THE CHOP:


Q&A with Peter Tom Willis: No regrets over critical comments made while on

air


Seminoles' Semrau And Hamilton Honored By Florida State Senate


Top 20 Impact Freshmen for the 2009-2010 season

2. G Michael Snaer, Florida State:

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ATLANTIC COAST CONFERENCE NEWS
___________________________________________
ACC FOOTBALL:


2019 ACC strength of schedule rankings: Clemson get easier slate, Florida

State faces tough road


USC Grad Transfer Visits Boston College


Here's what UM people are saying on more than a dozen Hurricanes football

players


Miami DB commit was 'happiest kid in the world' when Canes offered. Here's

what UM likes.


Here's what UM people are saying on more than a dozen Hurricanes football

players

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ACC BASKETBALL:


The Virginia men's basketball team on Monday officially announced the

signing of JUCO All-American guard Tomas Woldetensae


Wake Forest adds Walters as associate head coach in basketball

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ACC BASEBALL:


North Carolina freshman Aaron Sabato has been selected as the Atlantic

Coast Conference Baseball Player of the Week, while the Tar Heels' Austin
Bergner earned Pitcher of the Week honors.


Deacons rally for five runs in eighth, beat Miami in series finale

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


Orange Bowl changed from Jan.1 to Dec. 30


How Georgia college coaches scout the NCAA's transfer portal

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Gator program dealing with off-field issues that have slowed momentum


Four true freshman enroll at UF


Georgia gets offensive lineman commit in Tate Ratledge


Former Troy quarterback Sawyer Smith commits to Kentucky


Why Texas has Jimbo Fisher to thank for signee Kenyatta Watson II


Jimbo Fisher: 'I wasn't gonna buy no longhorn'

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2019 College Football Rankings: No. 104 Louisiana tries to avoid taking a

step back


Michigan-Ohio State game seems likely to remain played at noon


Can Notre Dame gain any ground on Clemson and Bama?

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OTHER BASKETBALL:


Leap of faith: Cavs sign Michigan's Beilein to 5-year deal


John Beilein brought success, pride to Michigan


John Beilein evolved into a Michigan legend, but the puzzle never ends


Why John Beilein might regret leaving Michigan


John Beilein's departure to NBA not a good look for college basketball


First priority in Michigan basketball's coaching search: 'Get it right'


Nine candidates to replace Beilein


Five college basketball coaches who should consider following John Beilein

to the NBA
Mike Krzyzewski, Duke.


Top U-M signee Wilson 'in shock' over Beilein's exit

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OTHER BASEBALL:


Scores


Top 25

22. Florida State

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SPORTS IN THE COURTS:


Robert Marve pleads guilty to false imprisonment, domestic violence

The former Plant High star and ex-Miami Hurricanes quarterback received 36
months probation in the plea deal.


Robert Kraft wins major court ruling: Sex videos won't be used in his case


Lawsuit blames Tiger Woods in death of restaurant employee


UFC fighter Conor McGregor settles with fan, charges dropped

The State Attorney's Office said the victim has stopped cooperating with
investigators and has recanted his story.


Actress Felicity Huffman Pleads Guilty in Boston Court in College

Admissions Scheme

___________________________________________

MISC COLLEGE/PRO SPORTS NEWS:


A big-time college hoops job opens, which means one thing in Boston...


MLB Scoreboard


NHL Scores

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10 YEARS AGO IN THE CHOP:


ACC returning to Carolina roots after foray south

Football title games in Tampa and Jacksonville showed the conference that
Florida isn't the ideal area to emphasize.


ACC sets 72-player travel limit for league football games


Coaches quash 18-game schedule

ACC basketball coaches apparently like their conference schedule just the
way it is.


Rusty LaRue joins Wake basketball's staff

One of the most versatile athletes in Wake Forest history will return to
his alma mater as a member of Dino Gaudio's men's basketball staff.


Outback extends bowl sponsorship


Paulus expected to pick Syracuse on Thursday


Former Florida Gators QB Cam Newton headed to Tennessee?


Marve 'leaning toward' Vols over Purdue, USF

Former University of Miami quarterback Robert Marve is considering walking
on at the
University of Tennessee, according to sources.


Trojans bearing gifts?

New allegations are surfacing that USC coach Tim Floyd gave a man $1,000 to
help lure O.J. Mayo, now in the NBA, to the Trojans. Mike DeCourcy says one
hard-to-believe year of Mayo could prove costly for USC.


Woman pleads not guilty in Pitino extortion case

A woman accused of trying to extort millions of dollars from Louisville
men's basketball coach Rick Pitino pleaded not guilty Wednesday. She later
defiantly announced she "will not break" while surrounded by supporters on
the courthouse steps.


Mile-high lowpoint: Game 5 loss ends Dallas Mavericks' season

The Dallas Mavericks tried everything to extend their season Wednesday
night at Pepsi Center. Everything wasn't enough. The Denver Nuggets
defeated Dallas, 124-110, in Game 5 to win the best-of-7 playoff series,
4-1.


Delaware now 4th state to allow sports betting


It's about time the chop got axed

The Gill-Montague Regional School Committee did the right thing Tuesday by
voting to ban the Tomahawk Chop gesture and its accompanying fight song.

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May 13, 2019 7:31 AM

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FLORIDA STATE UNIVERSITY NEWS
___________________________________________

FSU FOOTBALL:


Florida State making final adjustments ahead of August's ACC Network launch


How Fisher era with Seminoles is inching closer to failure


24 FSU Football players finish 2019 with a GPA of 3.0 or higher


2019 signees excelling in other sports

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UP NEXT:


A Fiesta Bowl winning Bronco finally gets his degree from Boise State after

waiting 12 years

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FSU BASEBALL:


Noles Win 11's Home Finale

Salvy, Mendo Homer to Wrap Sweep of Richmond


11's Final Lap


Mike Martin gets a fitting sendoff in likely final home game at Florida

State


Mike Martin wins final home game of his career

The Noles would start off slow. Pitcher Connor Grady not able to strike out
a batter to retire the second inning. But come the fifth inning, things
started finally heating up for Florida State.


FSU Baseball sweeps Richmond in home finale for Mike Martin


Mike Martin Sr.'s final home game is a win over Richmond


Sunday's win, celebration was a fitting finale for a legend


Watch it: Mike Martin talks after his final home regular season game at FSU

The FSU head coach won his 2,021st career game in what could very well be
the final time he coaches on the field that bears his name.


Photos, videos from Mike Martin's final FSU home game


Box Score


Men's Golf Begins NCAA Play Monday

For the fourth consecutive season, and the fifth time in the last six
years, the reigning NCAA National Champion Seminoles are a top-eight
national seed.

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OTHER FSU SPORTS:


Softball Earns No. 4 National Seed


Florida State softball lands No. 4 overall seed in NCAA Tournament


FSU Softball learns NCAA Tournament opponents and path

FSU will open against Bethune-Cookman (26-29), who earned the the MEAC's
automatic bid. The other two teams in the Tallahassee Regional are South
Carolina (36-17) and South Florida (40-17). The Bulls earned the AAC's
automatic bid.


FSU softball earns the fourth overall seed in the NCAA Tournament

Because the Noles have earned a top eight national seed, they will host a
Super Regional if they can advance. If the seeds hold, the Seminoles will
welcome the 13th seeded Oklahoma State Cowgirls (39-14) to Tallahassee for
the Super Regional.


USF softball headed to Tallahassee Regional...again

The Bulls face South Carolina in Friday's NCAA Tournament opener

___________________________________________

'NOLES IN THE PROS:


Falcons' Devonta Freeman is ready for training camp

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Daniel Berger shoots 3-under 68 in round four of the AT&T Byron Nelson


Koepka fourth at Nelson: 'Sometimes you can just get beat'


Brooks Koepka delivers a bogey-free 6-under 65 in the fourth at the AT&T

Byron Nelson


PGA Championship history in on the line for Spieth, Koepka

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10 YEARS AGO FSU IN THE CHOP:


Seminole Boosters Paying More than $200000 for FSU to Appeal NCAA


Florida State Men's Golf Team To Play In NCAA East Regional Championship

May 14-16


Former Buc Derrick Brooks is Running out of Options


Johnson Too Busy to Consider Retiring

The NFL's oldest active quarterback could very well be inactive this
football season. Possible retirement doesn't scare Brad Johnson.


Could Myron Rolle be first-rounder in 2010?


New York Jets reportedly now have two disgruntled RBs, Leon Washington and

Thomas Jones


Matt Diaz Deserves Some Recognition


JD Drew sparks Sox' 4-3 win over Angels

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ATLANTIC COAST CONFERENCE NEWS
___________________________________________
ACC FOOTBALL:


Vitale explains how Clemson broke his family's heart


Miami football alums like Manny Diaz's energy, innovation and swag


ESPN ranks Miami Hurricanes offense one of 25 best in FBS

___________________________________________

ACC BASKETBALL:


Two intriguing transfers set to enroll at Georgia Tech

___________________________________________

ACC BASEBALL:


ACC Scores


Clemson falls to NC State, drops fourth consecutive ACC series

___________________________________________

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


College football schedules with fans in mind


Portal scouting: Searching for transfers in college football

_________


QB Starkel delivers final goodbye to A&M with Instagram post

Quarterback Nick Starkel spent his final night in College Station on
Sunday. He now prepares for life as a graduate transfer quarterback at
Arkansas.

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Arizona State gave a 2021 opponent to Longhorns to be able to play Texas in

2032-2033


Colorado State will get $1.8 million payday for playing at Texas in 2024


Forrest Gregg taught us 1989 SMU football players to never give up


2019 College Football Rankings: No. 105 UNLV pushes for wins to help extend

coach Tony Sanchez's tenure


2019 College Football Rankings: No. 106 Western Kentucky charts new course

under first-year coach Tyson Helton


Perhaps West Virginia's starting quarterback on August 31st isn't even on

the roster yet

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OTHER BASEBALL:


Scores


How The Top 25 Performed: Week 12


Vols take series from Gators in regular-season home capper


The small decision that only added to Kentucky coach's respect for Mark

Kingston


South Carolina misses sweep against Kentucky, setting up pivotal final SEC

series

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SPORTS IN THE COURTS:


Oklahoma State booster has appeal denied over Sports Illustrated story

___________________________________________

MISC COLLEGE/PRO SPORTS NEWS:


Ex-Miami Hurricanes RB Mark Walton succeeds at tryout, is signed by Miami

Dolphins


Dolphins don't have any proven defensive ends, can new scheme really

overcome roster deficiencies?


NBA Scoreboard


Mavericks open investigation after Kristaps Porzingis left bloody in

nightclub altercation in native Latvia, per report
A video circulating on social media shows a bloody Porzingis in the
aftermath of the incident


Behind CJ McCollum's 'incredible' performance, Trail Blazers beat Nuggets,

advance to Western Conference finals
Blazers ride McCollum's 37 to 1st WCF since '00


Nuggets' season ends in heartbreaking fashion as Blazers win Game 7

The Nuggets' magical season ended in devastating fashion Sunday afternoon
as a golden opportunity slipped through their fingertips.


Nuggets' Torrey Craig suffocated Damian Lillard with defense. But when he

exited stage left with injury, so did Denver's season.


Raptors' Kawhi Leonard bounces Sixers out of playoffs, into uncertain

offseason


Kawhi did what Vince couldn't and Raptors' playoff run lives on


Raptors' gamble on Kawhi Leonard has already paid off


Raptors' aggressiveness on offensive rebounds the difference in Sixers'

Game 7 loss


In the background of Kawhi Leonard's legendary shot, the Sixers' offense

collapsed in Game 7


Kawhi Leonard vs. Joel Embiid, Ben Simmons shows how far Sixers' young

stars have to go


NHL Scores


Sooners earn top seed in NCAA softball tourney

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10 YEARS AGO IN THE CHOP:


ACC considers cost-cutting measures

The conference will vote today on moves to save money on travel.


ACC officials seek to boost football title game attendance


ACC football coaches want an early signing date


It's up to the TV execs

ACC basketball coaches usually get their way, but an expanded conference
regular-season schedule is inevitable.


Seating is fans' main concern at remodeled Pauley Pavilion

Donors for the $185-million project can be expected to get priority over
longtime ticket holders.


Tampa Bay troubles raise questions about Glazers' finances


Winslow not at first workout

Tight end Kellen Winslow, the Bucs' biggest off-season acquisition, did not
attend the team's first day of organized team activities. Former Bucs
defensive tackle Warren Sapp, who visited the club Tuesday, spared no
criticism for Winslow.


Fan nastiness getting louder

An NBA spokesman said Tuesday afternoon that the league would take no
action against Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban for making a disparaging
remark toward Lydia Moore.

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