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Robert Morris gets balanced scoring to top N. Florida 81-77

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Even down by six points at half and by 13 early in the second half, Robert Morris never forgot that the NCAA Tournament was supposed to be fun…. AP Top Sports News At 11:49 p.m. EDT

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Michael Oher gets $2.5 million to sign

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When the Ravens made Michael Oher a first-round pick in 2009, they’d hoped he’d become the team’s next franchise left tackle.  It didn’t happen. So he became a free agent last year and returned to his home state of Tennessee,

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Dez officially gets franchised by Cowboys

What has been known for some time is now official: The Dallas Cowboys have placed the franchise tag on wide receiver Dez Bryant. ESPN.com – NFL

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As Kurt Busch appeals, Regan Smith gets ready

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — As suspended NASCAR driver Kurt Busch started his appeal hearing, his replacement tried to get up to speed for the Daytona 500…. AP Top Sports News At 1:44 p.m. EST

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Famed UNLV coach gets tribute only Las Vegas could swing

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Las Vegas Strip dimmed its lights late Wednesday night to honor legendary University of Nevada, Las Vegas men’s basketball Coach Jerry Tarkanian who died Feb. 11 at the age of 84…. AP Top Sports News

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Tyler Varga hopes his body of work gets him noticed in Indy

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When the NFL types inspect Yale running back Tyler Varga at the Scouting Combine this week, they’ll see a well-defined athlete. But as chiseled as he is, he still might be no better than the third-most fit member of his family. Via

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Taxing win: Butler gets MVP truck, but will pay

The car that Chevrolet presented to New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady will be given directly by the car company to his teammate Malcolm Butler instead, but Butler will have to pay taxes on it. ESPN.com – NFL

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Steelers’ Le’Veon Bell gets 15 months of probation for pot (Yahoo Sports)

Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le’Veon Bell will spend 15 months on probation in a first-offender’s program stemming from his arrest on marijuana possession and DUI charges with former teammate LeGarrette Blount. Defense attorney Robert Del Greco Jr. said Friday that

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Steelers’ Le’Veon Bell gets 15 months of probation for pot (Yahoo Sports)

Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le’Veon Bell will spend 15 months on probation in a first-offender’s program stemming from his arrest on marijuana possession and DUI charges with former teammate LeGarrette Blount. Defense attorney Robert Del Greco Jr. said Friday that

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Penn St. gets wins restored, Paterno again winningest coach

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Penn State’s football team is getting back 112 wins wiped out during the Jerry Sandusky child molestation scandal and the late Joe Paterno has been restored as the winningest coach in major college football history….

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