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PHOTOS: Duke dismantles Spartans to head to Finals

The Blue Devils beat Michigan State 81-61 to reach the Finals.

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PHOTOS: Wisconsin ends Kentucky’s streak to reach Finals

The Badgers bounced the Wildcats out of title contention with a stunning 71-64 win.

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This week’s top sports shots

West Virginia’s Gary Browne rests his head on coach Bob Huggins after the team’s 78-39 loss to Kentucky in a…

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This weekend’s sports schedule

A look at some of the big sporting events taking place this weekend.

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The Final Four floor is a feat of sports engineering

It takes 1,700 maple panels to make the hardwood court where this year's NCAA Tournament champion will be crowned.

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Top college coaches form group to address minority hires

The National Association for Coaching Equity and Development is in response to the dissolution of the Black Coaches Association.

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Bhullar first NBA player of Indian descent

The 22-year-old has made history by signing a short-term contract with the Sacramento Kings.

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Friday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Friday, April 3.

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Baseball games are getting soooooo long

The average game is longer than an epic movie, but it wasn't always that way.

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Spring Training: Nats Rendon to start season on DL

Get the latest on MLB spring training.

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Thursday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Thursday, April 2. HARDEN’S 51 POINTS LEAD ROCKETS…

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13 senators ask FIFA to move World Cup out of Russia

Lawmakers want to move the 2018 World Cup out of Russia because of what they call that country's "ongoing violations of the territorial integrity of Ukraine."

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Final Four teams have 4 different sets of drug-testing rules

Four teams, four drug-testing policies.

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Prosecution rests in Aaron Hernandez murder trial

Hernandez has pleaded not guilty to murder in the 2013 killing of Odin Lloyd, who was dating his fiancée's sister.

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Winston impressed on Seminoles Pro Day

The Seminoles QB put on a show for NFL coaches and scouts assembled for Florida State Pro Day.

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Wednesday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Wednesday, April 1. STREAKING NETS HANG ONTO FINAL…

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Baseball to set pay record

The average salary is expected to break the $4 million benchmark.

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NASCAR comes down on Ryan Newman team

Newman's race team faces harsh penalties after NASCAR found it manipulated the tires used at Auto Club Speedway.

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Patriots owner Kraft takes stand in Aaron Hernandez trial

Patriots owner Robert Kraft took the stand in the murder trial of former star player Aaron Hernandez.

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MLB: Cubs demote Bryant, upsets union

Third baseman Kris Bryant was reassigned to thE minor league camp despite an outstanding spring training at the plate.

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