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Saturday, Jan. 17, 2015

ACC Roundup: Blue Devils bounce back

LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Jahlil Okafor scored 14 second-half points, Amile Jefferson added 19 and No. 4 Duke dominated No. 6 Louisville inside for a 63-52 victory on Saturday.

East pulls away from West in Shrine Classic

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - South Florida's Marvin Kloss made four field goals to help the East beat the West 19-3 on Saturday in the 90th East-West Shrine Classic.

Tigers hand Orange first league loss

CLEMSON, S.C. - Clemson freshman Donte Grantham had a career-high 16 points and the Tigers ended Syracuse's perfect ACC start with a 66-53 victory Saturday.
By Pete Iacobelli

Panthers keep Yellow Jackets winless in league play

PITTSBURGH - Jamel Artis and Cameron Wright led all scorers with 20 points apiece and Michael Young added 16 as Pittsburgh beat Georgia Tech 70-65 Saturday.
By Nate Barnes

Paine's streak continues in close win

Paine held a close lead late to beat Stillman 71-68 on Saturday, giving the Lions their 10th consecutive win.
By David Lee

Stillman women blow past Paine

Stillman overmatched Paine on both sides of the ball to win 68-60 on Saturday at the HEAL Complex.
By David Lee

Friday, Jan. 16, 2015

NCAA to restore Paterno's wins

OXON HILL, Md. - The NCAA will restore 112 wins - including 111 to former coach Joe Paterno's record - and restructure the historic $60 million fine it imposed on Penn State in the wake of the ...
By From Wire Reports

Luck doesn't believe playoff should expand

Former West Virginia athletic director and selection committee member Oliver Luck says the College Football Playoff should stick with the four-team model because "it should be hard to get into the ...

Litke: NCAA, Emmert continue to dig hole

Feckless, arrogant, self-aggrandizing, inept - if you needed just one episode to illustrate everything wrong about Mark Emmert's tenure as NCAA boss, he just handed it over, tied up with a bow.
By Jim Litke

Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015

Top-ranked Gamecocks roll on

COLUMBIA, Mo. - Tiffany Mitchell had 19 points to lead top-ranked South Carolina over Missouri 60-49 on Thursday night.

Lions win ninth in a row, climb into first place

Patrick Petty scored 20 points as the Paine College men extended their winning streak to nine with an 87-71 win over Lane at the HEAL Complex.
By Chris Gay

Eagles down Ragin' Cajuns

STATESBORO, Ga. - Mike Hughes had 18 points and Jelani Hewitt added 17 as Georgia Southern beat Louisiana-Lafayette 78-70 on Thursday night in a Sun Belt Conference game.

Newcomer leads Paine women to victory

Janisha Wilkerson went from prep standout to now tearing up the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference. On Thursday night, the sophomore center scored 26 points to lead Paine to an 83-64 win ...
By Chris Gay

Spurrier misjudged defense's strength

COLUMBIA - South Carolina head coach Steve Spurrier acknowledged the program's unprecedented run of success may have gone to the Gamecocks' heads this past season.
By Pete Iacobelli

Ohio State quarterback will return to Columbus

Ohio State quarterback Cardale Jones, 3-0 as a college starter including a win in the national championship game, says he will return to the Buckeyes for his final two years of eligibility.

Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2015

Irish get past Yellow Jackets

ATLANTA - Jerian Grant scored 12 points, Steve Vasturia added 11 points and No. 12 Notre Dame beat Georgia Tech 62-59 on Wednesday night.

Energetic Jaguars handle Pirates

Georgia Regents used a strong second half to beat Armstrong State 75-62 on Wednesday night.
By David Lee

No. 4 Texas women lose second in a row

NORMAN, Okla. - Maddie Manning scored a career-high 14 points and Peyton Little added 13 points and a career-best 10 rebounds to help Oklahoma upset No. 4 Texas 70-59 on Wednesday night.

Pirate women hold off Jaguars

Despite jumping to a 14-0 lead to start the game, the Georgia Regents women couldn't hold the advantage in a 59-53 loss to Armstrong State on Wednesday night.
By David Lee

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City projects that are bid on over and over are a waste of time and money for small businesses, said an attorney seeking to "start a dialogue" about possibly changing Augusta's procurement process.