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Wednesday, June 17, 2015

Gators eliminate Hurricanes

OMAHA, Neb. - Harrison Bader led off the game with the first of Florida's four home runs and the Gators knocked Miami out of the College World Series.
By Eric Olson

UGA, UCLA agree to football series

The Georgia football team will head out to California to play UCLA in the Rose Bowl in 2025.
By Fletcher Page

Tuesday, June 16, 2015

College World Series: Commodores shut out Horned Frogs

OMAHA, Neb. - Zander Wiel's home run leading off the seventh inning broke up Alex Young's no-hit bid, Philip Pfeifer and the Commodores defeated Texas Christian 1-0.

Tar Heels star Gray granted release

North Carolina women's basketball star Allisha Gray, a Washington County graduate, has been provided her release to talk with other schools.
By Wayne Staats

Monday, June 15, 2015

College World Series: Homer in bottom of the ninth lifts Vanderbilt

OMAHA, Neb. - Freshman Jeren Kendall's two-run homer off Tyler Peitzmeier into the right-field bullpen in the bottom of the ninth inning gave Vanderbilt a 4-3 come-from-behind victory.

Sunday, June 14, 2015

TCU senior finally gets an NCAA Tournament win, beating LSU

OMAHA, Neb. - Preston Morrison limited LSU to five hits and a run in seven innings, and TCU capitalized on LSU starter Jared Poche's stunning middle-inning struggles in a 10-3 victory.
By Eric Olson

Saturday, June 13, 2015

Virginia, Florida win on first day of College World Series

OMAHA, Neb. - Virginia opened the College World Series with a 5-3 victory over Arkansas and Florida followed with a 15-3 rout of Miami on Saturday

College football considering early signing period in December

An early signing period for college football is close to becoming a reality after years of debate and discussion about giving prospects the opportunity to end their recruitment before February.

Oregon women join men as NCAA champs

Jenna Prandini won the 100 meters and finished second to Kentucky's Dezerea Bryant in an exceedingly fast 200 on Saturday, leading the Oregon women to their first team championship in 30 years.
By Bob Baum

Friday, June 12, 2015

Miami, Florida set for first meeting in Omaha

OMAHA, Neb. - Miami and Florida have met 241 times on the baseball diamond, but never at the College World Series. That changes Saturday night when the powerful programs from the Sunshine State ...

Thursday, June 11, 2015

Arkansas baseball team turned it around

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. - When Arkansas was at its lowest this season, the opportunity to play every day was exactly the medicine it needed.
By Kurt Voigt

South Carolina women's basketball team has strong players

COLUMBIA - Dawn Staley has a new challenge ahead after leading South Carolina to its first Final Four - finding the right fit in a roster full of players eager for more playing time.
By Pete Iacobelli

Georgia announces Park will transfer

Nearly 48 hours after word that redshirt freshman quarterback Jacob Park had decided to transfer, Georgia made it official late Thursday afternoon.

Wednesday, June 10, 2015

Dogs trying to get Park to stay

A day after reports surfaced that had quarterback Jacob Park departing, including that he posted about it on his Facebook page before deleting it, Georgia football coaches were working to get him ...

Being 'state champs' isn't enough for Gators

GAINESVILLE, Fla. - Florida's path to the College World Series was filled with familiar foes. The Gators (49-15) beat four teams from the Sunshine State.
By Mark Long

Ex-Knight, Pacer Moore drafted by Padres

Evans and USC Aiken product Tyler Moore was drafted by the San Diego Padres in the 29th round of the Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft.
By David Lee

Tuesday, June 9, 2015

USC Aiken's Miller drafted by Twins

USC Aiken shortstop Sean Miller became the latest in a trend of Pacers drafted late on Day 2 when he was picked by the Twins in the 10th round Tuesday.
By David Lee

Monday, June 8, 2015

Vanderbilt heading back to College World Series

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - Vanderbilt's Dansby Swanson scored the go-ahead run in a 4-2 struggle against Illinois, eliminating the Illini and helping the defending national champion Commodores return to ...

NCAA approves changes to shot clock, timeouts

Men's basketball teams will play with a quicker shot clock and fewer timeouts next season.

Sunday, June 7, 2015

LSU advances to College World Series

BATON ROUGE, La. - Jared Poche struck out seven and did not allow a run until the eighth inning, Kade Scivicque broke up a scoreless tie and Louisiana State clinched its 17th College World Series.

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Former ANIC chief up for housing, development job

The former head of the struggling Augusta Neighborhood Improvement Corp. turned up Wednesday on Augusta's list of four finalists to head the Augusta Housing and Community Development department.