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    No. 4 Wisconsin routs No. 23 Illinois 95-70

    by  • January 9, 2014 • Sports

    MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Ben Brust scored 18 points, Sam Dekker added 17 and No. 4 Wisconsin used a 20-0 run in the first half to easily beat No. 23 Illinois 95-70 on Wednesday night. The Badgers improved to 16-0 (3-0 Big Ten), the best start in school history. Wisconsin shot 53 percent from...

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    Jayhawks win Big 12 opener

    by  • January 9, 2014 • Sports

    UNDATED (AP)__ Wayne Selden Jr. shot 5 for 10 from 3-point range and finished with a career-high 24 points as No. 18 Kansas started Big 12 Conference play with a 90-83 win over Oklahoma. Kansas won its conference opener for the 23rd straight year, a streak that began with the 1991-92 season. Kansas is...

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    Back to the future for the Cardinals

    by  • January 9, 2014 • Sports

    UNDATED (AP)— A member of the Louisville board of trustees says Western Kentucky’s Bobby Petrino has accepted an offer to be the Cardinals next head football coach. Johnathan Blue tells The Associated Press that it’s a “done deal.” Blue says the University of Louisville Athletic Association will meet Thursday morning and barring any unforeseen...

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    Manziel’s going pro

    by  • January 9, 2014 • Sports

    UNDATED (AP) — Manziel-mania is over in College Station after just two seasons. Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel has declared for the NFL draft leaving the Aggies after becoming the first freshman to win the Heisman Trophy. Some NFL draft analysts have Manziel ranked as high as third among quarterbacks expected to be available...

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    Class of 2014

    by  • January 9, 2014 • Sports

    NEW YORK (AP) — Baseball’s Hall of Fame will be inducting three ex-players this summer as Greg Maddux, Tom Glavine and Frank Thomas have been elected by the baseball writers. For his Hall of Fame career Maddux received 97.2 percent of the votes while Tom Glavine, a Maddux teammate for 10 years with Atlanta,...

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