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Making the Grade: Passes/Fails from UFC Fight Night: Edgar vs. Swanson

The UFC's return to Austin, Texas ended with one of the most dominant performances the featherweight division has ever seen as Frankie Edgar worked over Cub Swanson for over four rounds before finally finishing the fight in the fifth. Edson Barboza also took a big leap forward in his career with a one-sided victory over Bobby Green to finally earn a spot amongst the top 10 fighters...
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Sanchez leads Adelaide to 2-0 win in A-League

SYDNEY (AP) Spanish forward Pablo Sanchez twice in a two-minute span at the start of the second half Sunday to lead Adelaide United to a 2-0 away win over the Central Coast Mariners in Australia's A-League. The win moved Adelaide into second place, one point behind leading Perth Glory. Perth played with 10 men for the final half-hour but held on for a 2-1 win over Wellington. The...
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Brisbane coach fired after poor A-League start

BRISBANE, Australia (AP) Brisbane Roar coach Mike Mulvey was fired Sunday just six months after leading the club to its second consecutive A-League title. The Manchester, England-born Mulvey, last season's coach of the year, has watched the Roar win only one of their first six matches this season, including a 1-0 loss to the Melbourne Victory on Friday. Roar managing director Sean...
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Hawaii beats UNLV on last-second TD throw, 37-35

HONOLULU (AP) Marcus Kemp caught a 20-yard touchdown pass from Ikaika Woolsey with no time remaining to lift Hawaii to a 37-35 win over UNLV Saturday. The Rainbow Warriors (4-8, 3-4 Mountain West) completed an unlikely comeback after allowing the Rebels (2-10, 1-6) to pull ahead, 35-31, with just 15 seconds to play. Hawaii began its final drive from the UNLV 42-yard line. Woolsey...
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Who should UFC champ Jose Aldo fight next? Frankie Edgar is 'The Answer'

Given how many unpredictable variables exist in the world of MMA (fighter injuries, promoters deciding which matchups can sell best, etc.) it is impossible to know if Frankie did enough Saturday night in Austin, TX against Cub Swanson to receive another shot at UFC featherweight gold. The one thing the New Jersey native did manage to establish quite clearly, however, is that he is...
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Coyotes-Ducks Preview

The Anaheim Ducks are still atop the Western Conference despite their recent lackluster play. They might not be in first place much longer if they can't end their home woes Sunday night against the Arizona Coyotes. Anaheim (12-4-5) snapped a three-game skid with Thursday's 4-3 shootout win at Vancouver - the seventh game of eight it has played past regulation. Matt Beleskey scored...
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Burrell leads Fresno State past Nevada, 40-20

RENO, Nevada (AP) Brian Burrell passed for 313 yards and accounted for five touchdowns in Fresno State's 40-20 win at Nevada on Saturday night. Burrell ran for 56 yards and score as the Bulldogs (5-6, 4-3) kept their Mountain West Conference championship hopes alive on Nevada's Senior Night. Nevada quarterback Cody Fajardo scored on runs of 55 and 60 yards, but was just 11-for-24...
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No. 7 Baylor drops OK State, stays in 3-way tie for Big 12 crown

WACO, Texas -- Baylor quarterback Bryce Petty broke into the open with the end zone in front of him. Petty and the No. 7 Bears weren't about to be tripped up by Oklahoma State again. After throwing touchdowns on Baylor's first two drives that took less than a minute combined, Petty ran 21 yards for the final score as the playoff-contending Bears won 49-28. They avenged their only...
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Blackhawks-Canucks Preview

The surging Chicago Blackhawks couldn't have asked for a better start to their annual circus trip. Chicago tries to stay hot against the Vancouver Canucks and spoil Daniel Sedin's 1,000th career game as the Western Conference rivals renew their season series Sunday night. The Blackhawks (12-7-1) improved to 2-0 on their six-game trip after routing Edmonton 7-1 on Saturday, their...
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UTEP holds on to top New Mexico State

EL PASO, Texas -- Cedrick Lang scored a layup with 2:30 left to give UTEP an eight-point lead, but the Miners needed to hold on to take a 77-76 win over New Mexico State Saturday night. Johnathon Wilkins hit a layup that pulled New Mexico State within six with 2:14 left and D.K. Eldridge added two free throws to make it 75-71 and followed them up with a steal and dunk that made it...
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Boise State defeats Wyoming 63-14

LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) Jay Ajayi rushed for 110 yards and two touchdowns and also scored on a 73-yard screen pass in leading Boise State over Wyoming 63-14 Saturday night. Grant Hedrick completed 13 of 19 passes for 246 yards and three touchdowns as Boise State (9-2, 6-1 Mountain West) gouged the Cowboys defense with its superior speed and scored its most points in a game this season...
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Big plays help Huskies race past Beavers 37-13

SEATTLE (AP) Jaydon Mickens caught a 54-yard touchdown on Washington's first drive and added a 36-yard TD run in the fourth quarter, Dwayne Washington ran for a 68-yard touchdown and the Huskies became bowl eligible with a 37-13 win over Oregon State on Saturday night. Washington jumped to an early 17-0 lead and easily rebounded from last week's late collapse at Arizona. The Huskies...
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Vermette, Dubnyk get Coyotes shootout win in San Jose

SAN JOSE, Calif. -- Antoine Vermette, who also scored in regulation, netted the lone goal of the shootout to help the Arizona Coyotes beat the San Jose Sharks 4-3 on Saturday night. San Jose's Joe Pavelski scored on a power play to tie it midway through the third period. Brett Burns fired a shot from just inside the blue line that Pavelski redirected past Devan Dubnyk for his 200th...
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Vermette nets winner for Coyotes vs. Sharks

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) Antoine Vermette, who also scored in regulation, netted the lone goal of the shootout to help the Arizona Coyotes beat the San Jose Sharks 4-3 on Saturday night. San Jose's Joe Pavelski scored on a power play to tie it midway through the third period. Brett Burns fired a shot from just inside the blue line that Pavelski redirected past Devan Dubnyk for his...
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Week 13: UCLA routs USC to move closer to playoff berth, Perine, more

It may be that the College Football Playoff selection committee knows more about football than its skeptics want to admit. After all, no team has soared higher since the panel’s initial rankings than UCLA. In Saturday night’s 38-20 rout of rival USC, the No. 9 Bruins -- 22nd back on Oct. 22 -- looked every bit the part of a top-10 team. Jim Mora’s 9-2 squad finally put...
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Hudler leads Flames past Devils in SO

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) Jiri Hudler scored late in regulation to start Calgary's comeback and then got the deciding goal in the shootout to lift the Flames to 5-4 win over the New Jersey Devils on Saturday night. Trailing 4-2, Flames coach Bob Hartley aggressively pulled goaltender Karri Ramo with just under 4 minutes remaining in regulation. Hudler scored from the side of the net...
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Frankie Edgar destroys Cub Swanson, finishes with 5th round rear naked choke

The featherweight division might be enamored by an Irishman these days, but the question about who is the top contender at 145-pounds was answered emphatically as Frankie Edgar bludgeoned Cub Swanson before earning a fifth round rear naked choke finish. The talk of the town was Swanson's six-fight win streak and potential title shot with a win, but Edgar had much, much different...
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No. 18 Iowa women hold off Dayton, 90-83

IOWA CITY, Iowa. (AP) Samantha Logic posted her fifth-career triple-double, and Bethany Doolittle scored 23 points and blocked five shots, to lead No. 18 Iowa women past Dayton 90-83 in the championship game of the Hawkeye Challenge on Saturday night. Logic scored 12 points to go along with 11 rebounds, 10 assists and four steals for Iowa (4-0). Ally Disterhoft added 18 points;...
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Pacquiao-Algieri unofficial scorecard

  Round 1: Pacquiao 10, Algieri 9. Algieri very tentative and throws almost nothing as Pacquiao chases him. Round 2: Pacquiao 10, Algieri 8. Pacquiao credited with knockdown in corner. Algieri trying to stay away. Round 3: Pacquiao 10, Algieri 9. So far this is a mismatch with Algieri unwilling to engage. Round 4: Pacquiao 10, Algieri 9. Pacquiao's shots are finding their mark,...
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Cullen wins Aussie Masters, Scott bid falls short

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) Australian lefthander Nick Cullen shot a 3-under 69 Sunday to win the Australian Masters by one stroke over Adam Scott, ending Scott's attempt for a third consecutive victory in the tournament. Cullen, who had a four-round total of 9-under 279, saved par on the 18th after hitting his bunker shot to a foot. Scott, who trailed by four strokes after three...
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Pacquiao knocks Algieri down 6 times in dominant decision win

  Manny Pacquiao got the big knockdowns he desperately craved, battering Chris Algieri around the ring Sunday on his way to a decision win in a lopsided welterweight title fight. Pacquiao chased Algieri from the opening bell, knocking him down repeatedly and dominating from the opening bell. About the only thing Pacquiao didn't get was his first knockout in five years, settling...
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Chicago State beats Trinity Christian 75-52

CHICAGO (AP) Clarke Rosenberg had 18 points on 6-of-11 shooting Saturday night, and Chicago State beat Trinity Christian 75-52. Trayvon Palmer had 11 points and seven rebounds, and Jared Dimakos and Jawad Adekoya added 10 points apiece. The Cougars (2-2) won their second in a row, both against non-Division I opponents. Chicago State built a 45-25 halftime lead and held off the Trolls...
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Spurs' offense clicks in wire-to-wire win over Nets

SAN ANTONIO -- The San Antonio Spurs sense they are finally beginning to execute with some of the fluidity and efficiency that led to their fifth NBA championship last season. Tim Duncan has never stopped playing at that level. Tony Parker had 22 points and Duncan nearly had a triple double in limited minutes and San Antonio never trailed in 99-87 victory over the Brooklyn Nets on...
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Toews, Hossa lead way as Blackhawks clobber Oilers

  Marian Hossa had a goal and three assists, and Jonathan Toews scored twice as the Chicago Blackhawks beat the Edmonton Oilers 7-1 Saturday night. Marcus Kruger, Kris Versteeg, Duncan Keith and Patrick Kane also scored for the Blackhawks (12-7-1), who have won three straight and five of six. David Perron scored for the Oilers (6-13-2), losers of six in a row overall and seven straight...
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Toews, Hossa lead Blackhawks in 7-1 rout of Oilers

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) Marian Hossa had a goal and three assists, and Jonathan Toews scored twice as the Chicago Blackhawks beat the Edmonton Oilers 7-1 Saturday night. Marcus Kruger, Kris Versteeg, Duncan Keith and Patrick Kane also scored for the Blackhawks (12-7-1), who have won three straight and five of six. David Perron scored for the Oilers (6-13-2), losers of six in a row...
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