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It is the first time in modern NCAA history that a Division I men's basketball national championship has been vacated. The decision culminates the governing body's investigation that followed allegations in a 2015 book by escort Katina Powell that former Cardinals basketball staffer Andre McGee hired her and other dancers to strip and have sex with recruits.
  • Minnows Rochdale Force Tottenham Into FA Cup Replay

    Minnows Rochdale Force Tottenham Into FA Cup Replay

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    But that was when Davies struck to ensure a replay at Wembley, his goal adding to the first half strike from Ian Henderson . Pochettino also admitted that he was not surprised by how Rochdale played. "We took the opposition on and we know how good they are", Hill, who nearly lost his flat cap in the delirious scenes following Davies's equaliser, said.
  • Here are Dennis Smith Jr.'s Slam Dunk Contest Jams

    Here are Dennis Smith Jr.'s Slam Dunk Contest Jams

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    He needed at least a 47 point on his final dunk in the championship round to defeat Nance Jr . of the Cleveland Cavaliers and he did it by earning a 48. Unfortunately for Smith, the reason he didn't advance to the next round was because of the 39 on his first dunk. In the finals, Nance and Mitchell both had one flawless 50, but it was Mitchell's first-round dunks that got the most attention.
  • Champions League: Real Madrid star Toni Kroos sidelined due to knee injury

    Champions League: Real Madrid star Toni Kroos sidelined due to knee injury

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    However, substitute Karim Benzema pounced in stoppage time for Madrid's 13th goal in three games after their 3-1 win over Paris St Germain in the Champions League on Wednesday and their 5-2 hammering of Real Sociedad last weekend. But rather than Zidane staying on next season because of another potential Champions League crown, Ramos has admitted that the opposite is true as it could prompt the coach to walk away.
  • Canada upset by South Korea in women's curling in Olympic opener

    Canada upset by South Korea in women's curling in Olympic opener

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    Rachel Homan's 11-3 rout of the USA followed three straight losses, a performance that few had anticipated from a team that was heavily favoured to win the gold. Denmark (1-2), stole a single in the 11th after Homan wrecked her last stone, ending a back-and-forth matchup between last-place teams. Koe says that his team "had one bad end and it cost us".
  • McIlroy defends Woods at Riviera

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    Anirban Lahiri set himself up for a good finish after two late birdies saw him card two-under 69 in the weather-hit second round to lie tied 26th. That was still five shots adrift of the three co-leaders of Graeme McDowell , Patrick Cantlay and Sam Saunders .
  • Olympics men's hockey, Canada vs

    Olympics men's hockey, Canada vs

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    Ice Hockey - Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics - Men's Preliminary Round Match - Canada v Czech Republic - Gangneung Hockey Centre, Gangneung, South Korea - February 17, 2018 - Canadian (in black) and Czech Republic players shake hands after the game.
  • José Mourinho calls rumours of Paul Pogba rift 'lies'

    José Mourinho calls rumours of Paul Pogba rift 'lies'

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    The former Real Madrid boss, however, hit back at what he termed as " lies " regarding the France global. 19-year-old Ethan Hamilton has stepped up to the United first team for the trip over the M62. Last month, Guardiola was widely criticised for failing to name his full allocation of substitutes - Gary Neville said a young player would have benefited from being on the bench.
  • Czech Ledecka set for shock women's super-G gold

    Czech Ledecka set for shock women's super-G gold

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    She's already the most decorated alpine skier in world cup history. Ledecka's time of 1:21.11 was followed by silver medalist Anna Veith of Austria (1:21.12) and bronze medalist Tina Weirather of Liechtenstein (1:21.22). Then came a devastating upper arm break in November 2016 that required a plate and multiple screws to fix. Vonn competed in the super-G in South Korea on Saturday and was first to go down the course.
  • Ajax starlet Justin Kluivert open to future Arsenal move

    Ajax starlet Justin Kluivert open to future Arsenal move

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    Patrick Kluivert has told his highly-rated son to remain at Dutch side Ajax for at least another year amid reported interest from the Premier League . "I am also open to a move to England, the likes of Arsenal , Tottenham , Chelsea and Manchester United are all great clubs and yes, I could see myself playing there".
  • Canada dumps Swiss in men's hockey opener

    Canada dumps Swiss in men's hockey opener

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    Granato wondered if 21 players dressing in their first Olympic game combined with the hype and long day before a late start took a toll on his team, which hadn't played together much. Through 22 games, Greenway is fourth on the Terriers in points with eight goals and 10 assists. "We've still got lots of tough hockey ahead of us". The U.S.at least picked up a point by getting to overtime, while the Russians lost 3-2 in regulation to Slovakia across town at Gangneung Hockey Centre.