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Hockey returns to Ottawa as Senators host Devils

  The Ottawa Senators hope they can do their part in the process of mourning Cpl. Nathan Cirillo on Saturday night and help Canada's capital come together after Wednesday's shooting on Parliament Hill. The Senators will be back on the ice for their first game since Wednesday's attack when they host the New Jersey Devils at Canadian Tire Centre, about 20 minutes outside...
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UNC stuns Virginia 28-27 with late TD

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) Mitch Trubisky threw a 16-yard touchdown pass on his only play of the game, giving North Carolina its first lead with 4:05 remaining, and the Tar Heels stunned Virginia 28-27 on Saturday. Trubisky, who had been sharing the job with Marquise Williams until the last two games, was called into action when Williams was sacked and his helmet came off, setting...
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Mother of LSU Tigers coach Les Miles passed away Friday evening

LSU's Les Miles has a big game to coach Saturday evening, as his No. 24 Tigers host No. 3 Ole Miss. If Miles' mind is elsewhere, though, everyone would understand. Miles' 91-year-old mother, Martha, passed away Friday evening. The school confirmed the death to the death to the Baton Rouge Advocate, but no cause of death was reported. Condolences to the Miles family and LSU.
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Berisha's hat trick gives Victory win in A-League

SYDNEY (AP) Albania striker Besart Berisha scored a hat trick to outshine Spanish star David Villa as the Melbourne Victory beat Melbourne City 5-2 in the third round of Australian football's A-League. The Victory twice came from behind in the first half as the 32-year-old Villa failed to score for the first time in three matches. Villa scored City's only goals in their...
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Real Madrid spoils Suarez's debut by beating Barca

After completing a four-month biting ban, Luis Suarez made an early impact on his Barcelona debut by setting up Neymar's fourth-minute opener at Real Madrid. Then it started to go wrong for Barca against its fiercest rival in the highly-anticipated ''clasico'' on Saturday. Barcelona, which had kept clean sheets in the eight domestic games before Saturday, conceded...
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Jacksonville routs Limestone 61-10

GAFFNEY, S.C. (AP) Kade Bell threw for three touchdowns and Frantz Caudio ran for two more Saturday and Jacksonville routed Division II Limestone College 61-10. Andrew Hooks intercepted a pass by Jonathan Clark and returned it 95 yards for a score in the second quarter and Ulysses Bryant and Rylan Wells each ran for TDs for the Dolphins (7-1, 6-0 Pioneer). Jacksonville outgained...
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Bubba time: Darrell Wallace Jr. wins again at Martinsville

Driving a paint scheme honoring 2015 NASCAR Hall of Fame inductee Wendell Scott, Darrell Wallace Jr. wrestled the lead away from Johnny Sauter with 13 laps to go and held on to win Saturday's NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Kroger 200 at sun-splashed Martinsville Speedway. Wallace, a 21-year-old Kyle Busch Motorsports driver, scored his fourth career truck win at the same track...
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Cunningham, Meyers Taylor win openers at US trials

  Nick Cunningham is generally considered a lock to make the U.S. bobsled national team this season. He apparently wants to leave nothing to chance. Cunningham teamed with firefighter Casey Wickline to win the first race of the national team trials Saturday at Mount Van Hoevenberg, beating the sled driven by longtime USA-1 pilot and three-time Olympic medalist Steven Holcomb by...
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Jaguars promote cornerback Thompson, waive King

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) The Jacksonville Jaguars have promoted first-year cornerback Peyton Thompson to the 53-man roster from the practice squad and waived receiver Tavarres King. The Jaguars need Thompson for depth since starter Alan Ball (biceps) has been ruled out for Sunday's game against Miami and fellow cornerback Dwayne Gratz is listed as questionable with a hip flexor...
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Pollard's pick sparks Rice over North Texas 41-21

HOUSTON (AP) Ryan Pollard returned an interception 60 yards for a third-quarter touchdown to give the Rice the lead for good and the Owls went on to a 41-21 victory over North Texas on Saturday. The Mean Green (2-6, 0-4 Conference USA) led 21-14 at halftime with the help of a 100-yard kickoff return by Darvin Kidsy. But the Owls recovered the second-half kickoff, and a field goal...
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Illinois deals Gophers upset loss, 28-24

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) -- Illinois turned to its much-criticized defense Saturday for a late touchdown and a defensive stand that delivered a 28-24 win over Minnesota. Illinois (4-4, 1-3 Big Ten) trailed 24-21 with 6:33 left in the game when linebacker T.J. Neal stripped the ball from running back David Cobb. Cornerback V'Angelo Bentley grabbed the ball at the Gopher 12 and ran...
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Huesman, Chattanooga rally past Mercer 38-31

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) Jacob Huesman and Keon Williams ran for second-quarter touchdowns as Chattanooga twice rallied to beat Mercer 38-31 on Saturday. The win leaves the Mocs (5-3, 4-0) unbeaten in Southern Conference play. Mercer (5-4, 1-4) came within a touchdown on Jagger Lieb's 42-yard field goal mid-fourth quarter, and had two final drives fall short after forcing Chattanooga...
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Late score lifts Maine past Rhode Island 20-14.

KINGSTON, R.I. (AP) Jerickson Fedrick's 10-yard touchdown run with just under 2 minutes remaining lifted Maine to a 20-14 win over Rhode Island on Saturday. Fedrick's score capped an 11-play, 70-yard drive to help the Black Bears (3-5, 2-3 Colonial Athletic Association) beat the Rams (0-8, 0-4) for the eighth-straight time. Myles Holmes had given Rhode Island a 14-6 lead...
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Ogier leads Rally of Spain, closes in on title

SALOU, Spain (AP) Sebastian Ogier inched closer to his second straight rally world title, staying ahead of teammate and nearest chaser Jari-Matti Latvala to maintain his lead of the Rally of Spain on Saturday. The Frenchman saw Latvala chip his lead down to 27 seconds as both steered their Volkswagen Polos through the six asphalt stages. Ogier will defend his crown if he stays in...
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Mosley suspended by Lions, sent home from London

LONDON (AP) Detroit defensive tackle C.J. Mosley was sent home from London on Saturday and suspended by the Lions for an unspecified violation of team rules. Detroit says in a release that Mosley engaged in detrimental conduct and is suspended for two weeks. The Lions face the Atlanta Falcons in London on Sunday, then Detroit has a weekend off. Detroit put Mosley on the reserve...
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James Madison beats Charlotte 48-40

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) Vad Lee passed for four touchdowns and ran for two more Saturday and James Madison beat Charlotte 48-40. Ryan Maglio added field goals of 49 and 18 yards and the Dukes (5-3, 3-2 Colonial) never trailed. Lee was 32 of 47 for 333 yards, with TD passes of 39 yards to Daniel Brown, 8 yards to Ishmael Hyman, 5 yards to Andre Coble and his 29-yarder to Brandon Ravenel...
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Mets pitcher Familia has hernia surgery

NEW YORK (AP) Mets pitcher Jeurys Familia has undergone hernia surgery. The team said Dr. Bill Meyers operated to repair bilateral sports hernias on Friday in Philadelphia. Familia was en route to his home in the Dominican Republic, the Mets said Saturday. The 25-year-old was 2-5 with a 2.21 ERA and five saves in a team-high 76 pitching appearances this year.
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Badgers maul Maryland, 52-7

MADISON, Wis. -- Melvin Gordon rushed for 122 yards and three touchdowns, and Wisconsin's restocked defense stifled mistake-prone Maryland for a 52-7 win on Saturday. Gordon had his three scores in the first half, when the Badgers (5-2, 2-1 Big Ten) raced out to a 24-0 halftime lead on a sunny homecoming weekend game. Joel Stave threw for two scores in the second half against...
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Lions DT Mosley sent home from London for violating team rules

Detroit Lions defensive tackle C.J. Mosley was sent home from London Saturday, a day before Sunday's matchup at Wembley Stadium against the Atlanta Falcons. Mosley, who the Lions announced has been suspended for two weeks for conduct detrimental to the team and a violation of team rules, has provided the Lions' fierce defensive line some depth rotating in with starters Nick...
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Brown rolls over Cornell 42-16

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) Marcus Fuller passed for 306 yards and four touchdowns to lead Brown over Cornell 42-16 on Saturday. Brown (3-3, 1-2 Ivy) took charge on its first possession as Fuller hooked up on a pair of 35-yard completions to Alexander Jette and Brian Strachan to set up Andrew Coke's 2-yard touchdown plunge. In the second quarter, Fuller found both receivers for scores...
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Illini defense delivers win over Gophers, 28-24

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) Illinois turned to its much-criticized defense Saturday for a late touchdown and a defensive stand that delivered a 28-24 win over Minnesota. Illinois (4-4, 1-3 Big Ten) trailed 24-21 with 6:33 left in the game when linebacker T.J. Neal stripped the ball from running back David Cobb. Cornerback V'Angelo Bentley grabbed the ball at the Gopher 12 and ran it...
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Texas high school player returns to field after battling cancer

Kalen Berry of Carrollton Newman (Tx) wore braces on both his legs as he found his spot in the secondary on Friday. The moment had finally arrived. "Ever since I've been diagnosed, I've been looking forward to this," Berry said. "It's been really hard, especially considering how they've been winning and everything. I just want to be a part of it."...
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Wisconsin routs Maryland 52-7; Gordon with 3 TDs

MADISON, Wis. (AP) Melvin Gordon rushed for 122 yards and three touchdowns, and Wisconsin's restocked defense stifled mistake-prone Maryland for a 52-7 win on Saturday. Gordon had his three scores in the first half, when the Badgers (5-2, 2-1 Big Ten) raced out to a 24-0 halftime lead on a sunny homecoming weekend game. Joel Stave threw for two scores in the second half against...
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Abdullah leads No. 16 Nebraska over Rutgers 42-24

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) Ameer Abdullah ran for 225 yards and three touchdowns and set a school record with 341 all-purpose yards, leading No. 16 Nebraska to a 42-24 victory over Rutgers on Saturday. Abdullah surpassed 200 yards rushing for a nation-leading fourth time this season and fifth time in his career. He broke Roy Helu Jr.'s record of 321 all-purpose yards with his 23-yard...
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Marist hands Campbell first Pioneer loss, 27-20

POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. (AP) Atiq Lucas rushed for 104 yards and three touchdowns, scoring on a 31-yard run late in the game as Marist handed Campbell its first Pioneer League loss on Saturday, 27-20. After Lucas' TD, his longest run of the day, with 2:35 left to play, Mike Maccarone boomed a kickoff fielded at the 2. The Fighting Camels (4-4, 4-1) drove to the Marist 25 before the...
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