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Washington State quarterback Gardner Minshew II (16) throws a pass during the first half of the team's NCAA college football game against Arizona in Pullman, Wash., Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018. (AP Photo/Young Kwak)
November 18, 2018 - 3:36 am
PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) — This record-setting season just keeps getting better for Gardner Minshew. Washington State's star quarterback broke a school mark with seven touchdown passes and the No. 8 Cougars routed Arizona 69-28 on Saturday night to boost their longshot bid for a spot in the College...
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Notre Dame players line up at the end zone to greet fans and cheer with them after an NCAA college football game against Syracuse, Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018, at Yankee Stadium in New York. (AP Photo/Howard Simmons)
November 17, 2018 - 11:02 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The band was an Aaron Judge moon shot away from the field, way up in the right-field bleachers of Yankee Stadium. Still, the Fighting Irish lined up in the end zone/outfield and sang the alma mater — just as they would have at Notre Dame Stadium — after dispatching No. 12 Syracuse...
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Philadelphia 76ers' Joel Embiid, left, drives against Charlotte Hornets's Cody Zeller during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)
November 17, 2018 - 10:30 pm
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Jimmy Butler knocked down a 3-pointer as time expired in overtime, and the Philadelphia 76ers overcame a career-high 60 points from Kemba Walker to beat the Charlotte Hornets 122-119 on Saturday night. Butler's play in the final seconds was the difference. He blocked Walker's...
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Southern California head coach Clay Helton, center, argues a call with a referee during the second half of an NCAA college football game against UCLA, Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018, in Pasadena, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
November 17, 2018 - 9:43 pm
PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Less than two years ago, Clay Helton left the Rose Bowl field in triumph after leading Southern California past Penn State in one of the most thrilling bowl games ever played. The Trojans' head coach left the same field Saturday by walking underneath a red-lettered sign...
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Oklahoma State quarterback Taylor Cornelius speaks with a reporter following an NCAA college football game in Stillwater, Okla., Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018. Oklahoma State defeated West Virginia 45-41. (AP Photo/Brody Schmidt)
November 17, 2018 - 8:54 pm
STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — Taylor Cornelius threw a touchdown pass to Tylan Wallace with 42 seconds remaining to rally Oklahoma State past No. 7 West Virginia, 45-41 on Saturday. Will Grier led West Virginia (8-2, 6-2, No. 9 CFP) to the Oklahoma State 14, but couldn't connect with David Sills V on...
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Charles Howell III hits off the third tee during the third round of the RSM Classic golf tournament on Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018, in St. Simons Island, Ga. (AP Photo/Stephen B. Morton)
November 17, 2018 - 7:33 pm
ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. (AP) — Two quick birdies and Charles Howell III was five shots ahead. Four hours later, he was reminded why winning never comes easily, especially for someone who has gone more than 11 years and 332 starts since his last victory. Howell didn't make enough birdies Saturday to...
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Denny Hamlin is interviewed after practice for the NASCAR Cup Series auto race at the Homestead-Miami Speedway, Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018, in Homestead, Fla. Hamlin won the pole position. (AP Photo/Terry Renna)
November 17, 2018 - 6:51 pm
HOMESTEAD, Fla. (AP) — Joe Gibbs issued a team order on the eve of NASCAR's championship that gave Kyle Busch an edge over the other three title contenders. Busch was gifted the coveted No. 1 pit stall Saturday when Joe Gibbs Racing made the dubious decision to force teammate and pole winner Denny...
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Florida running back Dameon Pierce (27) runs past Idaho defensive lineman Ben Taliulu for yardage during the second half of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018, in Gainesville, Fla. (AP Photo/John Raoux)
November 17, 2018 - 6:03 pm
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Feleipe Franks passed for 274 yards and three touchdowns — all in the first half — and No. 15 Florida ran up 600 total yards to rout overmatched Idaho 63-10 on Saturday Florida rolled to a 49-0 lead at halftime. Gators defensive back Chauncey Gardner-Johnson returned an...
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Ohio State quarterback Dwayne Haskins Jr. (7) looks to pass during the first half of an NCAA football game against Maryland, Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018, in College Park, Md. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)
November 17, 2018 - 4:44 pm
COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — Ninth-ranked Ohio State went to overtime to avoid one of the most stunning upsets in this college football season, defeating Maryland 52-51 Saturday when the Terrapins failed to convert a 2-point conversion after the potential game-tying touchdown. Favored by 14½ points,...
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November 17, 2018 - 4:41 pm
NAPLES, Fla. (AP) — Lexi Thompson has control of the CME Group Tour Championship, and Ariya Jutanugarn is in control of just about everything else. Thompson's 4-under 68 on Saturday pushed her to 16 under after three rounds of the LPGA's season-ending event. She moved three shots clear of Nelly...
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