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Royals lose replay challenge, 1st in World Series

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) Kansas City Royals manager Ned Yost has lost the first instant replay challenge in the World Series under expanded rules this season. In the sixth inning of Game 4 on Saturday night, San Francisco's Joaquin Arias was ruled safe at second on a pickoff attempt by Royals catcher Salvador Perez. Yost hustled out of the dugout to challenge the call, which was upheld...
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Crosby, Penguins beat Preds 3-0

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) After two straight losses, Sidney Crosby made sure there wasn't a third. Crosby had a goal and two assists and the Pittsburgh Penguins handed the Nashville Predators their first loss in regulation with a 3-0 shutout on Saturday. The Predators were the last NHL team to lose in regulation this season. Evgeni Malkin and Pascal Dupuis also scored for Pittsburgh...
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Fabio Maldonado wins by TKO, celebrates with Anderson Silva

It looked like it was going to be another uneventful fight until Fabio Maldonado --and then Anderson Silva -- saved the day. After being on the bottom the entire first round, Maldonado swept Hans Stringer in the second and landed vicious ground and pound to win by TKO at 4:06 of the second round Saturday at UFC 179 in Rio de Janeiro. Maldonado jumped on the Octagon to celebrate the...
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Darren Elkins wins suffocating split decision over Lucas Martins

Darren Elkins executed his game plan and took home a victory. That's about the nicest thing you could say about a fight that had the fans either booing or completely silent Saturday night at UFC 179. Elkins suffocated Brazilian striker Lucas Martins against the cage and landed more punches en route to a split decision win (30-27, 27-30, 30-27) in Rio de Janeiro. Elkins (18-4...
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Bumgarner, Shields face off again in Game 5 of Series

  When it came down to it, the San Francisco Giants decided that having a fully rested Madison Bumgarner starting one game was preferable than trying to send him out twice on short rest. So Bumgarner will take his sterling postseason resume into Game 5 of the World Series on Sunday night on his usual four days' rest when the Giants take on James Shields and the Kansas City Royals...
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Report: Army players lured recruits with alcohol

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) Army football players lured prospective recruits with an alcohol-fueled bus trip earlier this year, and 20 cadets, two officers and two coaches have been disciplined, according to a report in The Gazette of Colorado Springs. The U.S. Military Academy at West Point, New York, self-reported a recruiting violation to the NCAA, the newspaper said (http:...
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Houston Baptist rallies past Nicholls State, 31-21

HOUSTON (AP) Jonathan Fleming threw a pair to touchdown passes and B.J. Kelly ran for 153 yards and a third touchdown as Houston Baptist rallied past winless Nicholls State, 31-21, on Saturday night. Down by 10 points at intermission, Beaux Hebert threw a 60-yard touchdown to Demon Bolt and Michael Henry scored from 15-yards out to give Nicholls State (0-9, 0-5 Southland) the lead...
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WR Cooper breaks school record as No. 4 Tide take care of Vols

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. -- Amari Cooper caught nine passes for a school-record 224 yards and scored two touchdowns to help No. 4 Alabama beat Tennessee 34-20 on Saturday night for its eighth consecutive victory in the series. This game marked a return to Neyland Stadium for Alabama offensive coordinator Lane Kiffin, who coached Tennessee in 2009 and angered Volunteers fans by leaving for...
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Blues top Blackhawks 3-2, snap skid at two games

ST. LOUIS -- Jaden Schwartz, Ryan Reaves and Dmitrij Jaskin all scored, and the St. Louis Blues snapped a two-game losing streak with a 3-2 win against the Chicago Blackhawks on Saturday night. The Blues (3-3-1) had scored just once in losing back-to-back games to Anaheim and Vancouver. The Blackhawks (4-2-1) have dropped two straight in regulation, falling again after being beaten...
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Perish leads Indiana State past S. Illinois, 41-26

CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) Mike Perish threw for 353 yards and four touchdowns, two in the first quarter, to spark Indiana State to a 41-26 win over Southern Illinois Saturday. The Sycamores (5-3, 2-2 Missouri Valley) built a 24-7 halftime lead, but saw it cut to a 10-point advantage on a 26-yard Ryan West-to-Tay Willis touchdown pass. Perish responded by tossing a 6-yard strike to Isaac...
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No. 24 LSU upends No.3 Mississippi, 10-7

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) Bo Wallace's pass was intercepted by Ronald Martin in the final seconds, and No. 3 Mississippi lost for the first time this season, 10-7 to 24th-ranked LSU on Saturday night. Ole Miss was lining up for a potential tying field goal from 42 yards, but was called for delay of game. So the Rebels decided to run a play instead and Wallace threw his first interception...
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Cooper leads No. 4 Alabama past Tennessee, 34-20

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) Amari Cooper caught nine passes for a school-record 224 yards and scored two touchdowns to help No. 4 Alabama beat Tennessee 34-20 on Saturday night for its eighth consecutive victory in the series. This game marked a return to Neyland Stadium for Alabama offensive coordinator Lane Kiffin, who coached Tennessee in 2009 and angered Volunteers fans by leaving...
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Blues top Blackhawks, snap skid at 2 games

ST. LOUIS (AP) Jaden Schwartz, Ryan Reaves and Dmitrij Jaskin all scored, and the St. Louis Blues snapped a two-game losing streak with a 3-2 win against the Chicago Blackhawks on Saturday night. Chicago took a 1-0 lead on Patrick Sharp's 5-on-3, power-play goal just 1:02 into the game, but Schwartz tied it late in the first with his team-high fifth of the season. St. Louis...
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Nagbe helps Timbers beat FC Dallas 2-0

FRISCO, Texas (AP) Darlington Nagbe and Maximiliano Urruti scored to lead the Portland Timbers to a 2-0 win over FC Dallas on Saturday night. Portland (12-9-13) moved into the final playoff spot pending Vancouver's home game against Colorado. FC Dallas (16-12-6) retained the No. 4 spot, but only needed a draw to earn the third seed and a bye in the knockout round. If the Whitecaps...
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Dwyane Wade figures out a way to videobomb himself

The Miami Heat have mastered the art of videobombing over the last few years, and just because LeBron James is gone doesn't mean they're about to stop doing it any time soon. Following the Heat's preseason finale win against the Memphis Grizzlies, Dwyane Wade did a brief postgame interview and was videobombed by rookie point guard Shabazz Napier. But right after the interview...
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No. 5 Auburn survives 42-35 scare from Gamecocks

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) Nick Marshall ran for three touchdowns and passed for a score and No. 5 Auburn survived a 42-35 scare from South Carolina after Steve Spurrier made a succession of gambles pay off. The Tigers (6-1, 3-1 Southeastern Conference) finally stopped the onslaught of Spurrier, Dylan Thompson and fourth-down magic late in the game. Auburn burned off four-plus minutes from...
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No. 24 LSU upsets No. 3 Ole Miss in Baton Rouge

Quarterback Anthony Jennings connected with Logan Stokes with 5:07 remaining in the fourth quarter and No. 24 LSU upset No. 3 Ole Miss in Baton Rouge, 10-7. LSU leaned on the ground game the majority of the night, but had little to show for it, trailing 7-3 after the first half. However, the Tigers' go-ahead score was set up by 12 straight running play, capped by Jennings'...
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Beneil Dariush dominates previously undefeated Diego Ferreira in decision

Diego Ferreira defeated Ramsey Nijem and Nijem beat Beneil Dariush. So, of course Ferreira should have beaten Dariush, right? Not exactly. Dariush dominated the previously undefeated Ferreira by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27) at UFC 179 on Saturday night in Rio de Janeiro, further proving that MMA math doesn't exactly work. The first round was pretty close, but Dariush...
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Lightning go down big, drop finale of road trip to Wild

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) -- Jason Zucker had two goals, and the Minnesota Wild routed the Tampa Bay Lightning 7-2 on Saturday night. Zach Parise and Marco Scandella both had a goal and an assist, and 13 Wild players had at least one point. Minnesota tied a team record with four goals on eight shots in the first period, capped by Zucker spinning around along the boards and firing the...
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Zucker and Wild storm Lightning in 7-2 win

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Jason Zucker had two goals, and the Minnesota Wild routed the Tampa Bay Lightning 7-2 on Saturday night. Zach Parise and Marco Scandella both had a goal and an assist, and 13 Wild players had at least one point. Minnesota tied a team record with four goals on eight shots in the first period, capped by Zucker spinning around along the boards and firing the puck...
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Central Arkansas blows past Northwestern St 58-35

CONWAY, Ark. (AP) Willie Matthews ran for three touchdowns, including a 37-yarder straight through a pack of defenders, to help lead Central Arkansas to a 58-35 win over Northwestern State on Saturday night. Central Arkansas (5-4, 4-1 Southland Conference) took control in the first quarter with an interception by Bobby Watkins that set up the go-ahead touchdown, punched in from...
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Crosby hands Preds their 1st loss in regulation

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) Sidney Crosby had a goal and two assists and the Pittsburgh Penguins handed the Nashville Predators their first loss in regulation with a 3-0 shutout on Saturday. The Predators were the last NHL team to lose in regulation this season. Evgeni Malkin and Pascal Dupuis also scored for Pittsburgh, which snapped a two-game losing streak. Marc-Andre Fleury made 25...
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McNeese State tops Incarnate Word 41-21

SAN ANTONIO (AP) Brent Spikes had three interceptions, one returned for a touchdown, and a stingy McNeese State defense sparked the Cowboys to a 41-21 victory over Incarnate Word on Saturday night. Spikes set a school and Southland Conference record with 148 return yards as he picked off a pass in the first, second and fourth quarters. The defense allowed the Cardinals past midfield...
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Grayson's 5 TDs key CSU's 45-31 win over Wyoming

FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) Garrett Grayson threw for five touchdowns, pushing his career total to a school record 53, and Colorado State beat Wyoming 45-31 Saturday night for its sixth straight win. It is the longest winning streak in a season for Colorado State since 2002, when the Rams also won six in a row. Grayson completed his first 13 passes of the game and finished 18 of 21...
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No. 21 Clemson, Stoudt outlast Syracuse 16-6

CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) Cole Stoudt threw for 209 yards and a touchdown, Ammon Lakip had three field goals and No. 21 Clemson won its fifth straight with a 16-6 victory over Syracuse on Saturday night. The Tigers (6-2, 5-1 Atlantic Coast Conference) overcame a spotty offensive showing with another strong performance on defense, holding the Orange (3-5, 1-3) to a season-low 170 yards...
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