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2017 March Madness: The Final Four from A to Z – Washington Post

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By Patrick Stevens By Patrick Stevens March 26 at 10:42 PM Two games left. Four teams remaining. (Ronald Martinez/Getty Images) Running down the four-team contingent set to meet in the desert next weekend in the 2017 Final Four, in an orderly and alphabetical way … A is for adjustments , which have propelled Oregon in particular to the final weekend of the season. The Ducks lost senior center and rim protector Chris Boucher to a knee injury during the Pacific-12 tournament, but he wasn’t solely responsible for Oregon’s No. 1…

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South Carolina headed to Final Four, beats Florida 77-70

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South Carolina headed to Final Four, beats Florida 77-70 – NBC29 WVIR Charlottesville, VA News, Sports and Weather Member Center: South Carolina headed to Final Four, beats Florida 77-70 Posted: Updated: (AP Photo/Julio Cortez). South Carolina forward Sedee Keita, left, congratulates forward Maik Kotsar (21) after Kotsar scored against Florida during the second half of the East Regional championship game of the NCAA men’s college basketball tournament,… (AP Photo/Julio Cortez). South Carolina forward Maik Kotsar (21) is congratulated by forward Chris Silva (30) after scoring against Florida during the second…

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Auriemma: Attendance woes can be fixed

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Buy photo UConn coach Geno Auriemma looks at the scoreboard during No. 1 UConn’s 86-71 win over No. 4 UCLA on Saturday in the Bridgeport Regional at Webster Bank Arena. UConn coach Geno Auriemma looks at the scoreboard during No. 1 UConn’s 86-71 win over No. 4 UCLA on Saturday in the Bridgeport Regional at Webster Bank Arena. Photo: Tyler Sizemore / Hearst Connecticut Media Auriemma: Attendance woes can be fixed 1 / 1 Back to Gallery REGIONAL NUMBERS WEAK: Except for the Bridgeport Regional, attendance has been lackluster at…

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Don’t blink. What S.C. college athletic teams are doing right now may never be seen again

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Remember when there was so much made of the Connecticut men’s and women’s basketball teams winning NCAA titles in the same season in 2004 and 2014? Well, the state of South Carolina has a chance to make that look like a minimal achievement. If I may steal a quote from LeBron James, “Not one. Not two. Not three …” but perhaps four? With the South Carolina men’s basketball team reaching the Final Four with its 77-70 win over Florida on Sunday and the fact that the USC women are in…

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Play It Forward March 27-April 2: Oregon, Gonzaga are the last West Coast hopes left in the Final Four

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Sports → Columnists Play It Forward March 27-April 2: Oregon, Gonzaga are the last West Coast hopes left in the Final Four By Tom Hoffarth , Los Angeles Daily News Posted: Ranking the top 10 sports events March 27-April 2 you won’t want to miss: NO. 1: COLLEGE BASKETBALL NCAA MEN’S TOURNAMENT FINAL FOUR OREGON vs. SOUTH CAROLINA GONZAGA vs. NORTH CAROLINA Details/TV: At University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Ariz., Saturday, 2 p.m. and 5:30 p.m., Ch. 2 And to think, it would have been such a quick drive,…

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South Carolina headed to Final Four, beats Florida 77-70 – KTVN Channel 2 – Reno Tahoe Sparks News, Weather, Video

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South Carolina headed to Final Four, beats Florida 77-70 – KTVN Channel 2 – Reno Tahoe Sparks News, Weather, Video Member Center: South Carolina headed to Final Four, beats Florida 77-70 Posted: Updated: (AP Photo/Julio Cortez). South Carolina forward Sedee Keita, left, congratulates forward Maik Kotsar (21) after Kotsar scored against Florida during the second half of the East Regional championship game of the NCAA men’s college basketball tournament,… (AP Photo/Julio Cortez). South Carolina forward Maik Kotsar (21) is congratulated by forward Chris Silva (30) after scoring against Florida during…

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EPA chief: Trump to undo Obama plan to curb global warming

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EPA chief: Trump to undo Obama plan to curb global warming – Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com Member Center: EPA chief: Trump to undo Obama plan to curb global warming Posted: Q Check Politics WASHINGTON – The head of the Environmental Protection Agency says President Donald Trump in the coming days will sign a new executive order that unravels his predecessor’s sweeping plan to curb global warming. EPA chief Scott Pruitt says the executive order to be signed Tuesday will undo the Obama administration’s Clean Power Plan, an…

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PHOTOS: Gonzaga men’s basketball team returns home after histori – Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

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PHOTOS: Gonzaga men’s basketball team returns home after histori – Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com Member Center: PHOTOS: Gonzaga men’s basketball team returns home after historic win Posted: All photos courtesy Torrey Vail. SPOKANE, Wash. – MOBILE USERS CLICK HERE FOR MORE PHOTOS And then there were four. The Gonzaga men’s basketball team made history Saturday night, defeating Xavier in dominating fashion, 83-59 and making it to the Final Four for the first time in program history. After cutting down the nets at the SAP Center in San…

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Man killed in Cincinnati nightclub shooting ID’d; 15 hurt – Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

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Man killed in Cincinnati nightclub shooting ID’d; 15 hurt Posted: The Latest on the nightclub shooting in Cincinnati (all times local): 11:45 a.m. Police have identified the name of the person killed in an overnight Cincinnati nightclub shooting that also left 15 people injured. The victim was identified at a news conference as 27-year-old O’Bryan Spikes. Police say calls came in of shots fired at the Cameo club around 1:30 a.m. Sunday. Police Chief Eliot Isaac said the bar was very crowded at the time when several men got into…

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Electrical fire damages Spokane Valley home, residents and cat e – Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

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Electrical fire damages Spokane Valley home, residents and cat e – Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com Member Center: Electrical fire damages Spokane Valley home, residents and cat escape Posted: Connect SPOKANE VALLEY, Wash. – The Spokane Valley Fire Department reports an early morning fire damaged a home on E. Mission early Sunday morning, but no injuries were reported. Units responded to a structure fire in the 14800 block of E. Mission around 4:45 a.m. Crews arrived to find the residents out of the home and smoke coming out…

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Montana man identified as Las Vegas Strip shooting victim – Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

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Montana man identified as Las Vegas Strip shooting victim Posted: PHOTO: NBC LAS VEGAS – Authorities say a Montana man was shot and killed on a Las Vegas bus before the gunman barricaded himself in the vehicle, shutting down the Strip for hours. The Clark County coroner’s office identified the victim Sunday as 57-year-old Gary Breitling of Sidney, Montana. He died at a hospital shortly after the gunfire was reported Saturday. Police haven’t released information on the suspect, who surrendered peacefully after a standoff inside the double-decker bus that lasted…

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Mothers Day, Cameo Nightclub Cincinnati, Lauren Morelli, …

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3-23 7pm Deuce & Deke: on the NFL Draft and NASCAR

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3-23 7pm Deuce & Deke: on the NFL Draft and NASCAR Mar 24, 2017 | Deuce and Deke talk NFL Draft with Mike Detillier and get a NASCAR preview from Tim Zimmer. Related Audio: Audio Thu, 23 Mar 2017 Deuce and Deke take a spin around the division with reporters from all over the NFC South, including Greg Auman of the Tampa Bay Times, D. Orlando Ledbetter of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, and Jourdan Rodrigue of the Charlotte Observer. Audio Thu, 23 Mar 2017 Deuce and Deke take calls on the…

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[New post] Butler Vs. North Carolina Live Stream: Watch NCAA Tournament Sweet 16 Online

Cameron McDonough posted: “[nesn_embed service=springboard src=”//cms.springboardplatform.com/embed_iframe/899/video/1696785/nesn039/nesn.com/10″] The Sweet 16 got off to a pretty entertaining start Thursday night, and there’s the opportunity for plenty more where that came from” Respond to this post by replying above this line New post on NESN.com Butler Vs. North Carolina Live Stream: Watch NCAA Tournament Sweet 16 Online by Cameron McDonough [nesn_embed service=springboard src=”http://nesn.com/cms.springboardplatform.com/embed_iframe/899/video/1696785/nesn039/nesn.com/10″] The Sweet 16 got off to a pretty entertaining start Thursday night, and there’s the opportunity for plenty more where that came from in Memphis, Tenn. No. 4 seed Butler…

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Where’s the beef? Texas left off list of South’s best tailgates

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Log In Listen: Advertisement Bevo Beat Welcome to Bevo Beat, the American-Statesman’s Longhorn sports news blog. Enjoy free and unlimited access. Share this story: Where’s the beef? Texas left off list of South’s best tailgates Posted March 24th, 2017 [email protected] Texas fans can be called a lot of things, but poor tailgaters isn’t one of them. The smells that rise from around Royal-Memorial Stadium on Saturdays each fall are enough to draw even non-football fans to see what all the buzz is about. So when Southern Living compiled its…

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Testing NBA waters worked to perfection for Justin Jackson

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Comment We are just one year removed from an innovative, and long overdue, rule allowing underclassmen in the college ranks to test NBA waters before signing with an agent. This rule gives players the opportunity to attend NBA Draft combines, receive invaluable feedback from numerous teams and then ultimately make the decision to stay in the draft or return to college. While players like Valparaiso’s Alec Peters (Horizon League Player of the Year) and Purdue’s Caleb Swanigan (Big Ten Player of the Year) returned to school for massive seasons after…

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On the heels of an upset victory over top-seeded Villanova,

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On the heels of an upset victory over top-seeded Villanova, Wisconsin will meet No. 4 seed Florida in the Sweet 16. Tip off is set for 9:59 ET. Below we examine the key components to each program’s roster. FLORIDA KeVaughn Allen AP Images Florida basketball is back in the Sweet 16 for the first time since 2014. Mike White has taken over the reins of the program and instilled his defensive philosophy, which has created a dominant unit protecting the basket. However, a sophomore guard out of Arkansas and a…

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The unknown star who busted millions of brackets

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Sindarius Thornwell Destroyed Duke — and Shook Up March Madness (B/R Mag) Jason King Senior Writer, B/R Mag March 23, 2017 A few miles from downtown—where “For Rent” signs dangle in dusty windows of former gas stations, furniture stores and other shuttered businesses that line the main drag—a chestnut and white pitbull snarls in the gravel driveway of Lancaster, South Carolina’s most famous citizen. And the NCAA tournament’s breakout star. “Country!” Sindarius Thornwell’s mother shouts as she bursts through the screen door and onto the porch of her tiny, one-bathroom…

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NCAA Tournament 2017 Sweet Sixteen: Tip times, announcers, matchups for Friday

UCLA/ Kentucky is what we all wish for when we think of the Sweet Sixteen. Tonight, the NCAA Tournament games feature a lot of blue bloods – and blue uniforms – as familiar names work their way towards the Elite Eight. Now, we could do a review of the toughness of the mascots again – oh heck, why not… The North Carolina Tar Heels take on the Butler Bulldogs a little after 7 pm on CBS in Memphis, with Jim Nantz, Bill Raftery, Grant Hill and Tracy Wolfson on the…

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N.C. March Madness viral video is a slam dunk | ABC10.com

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N.C. March Madness viral video is a slam dunk As far as viral videos go, it’s a slam dunk. Andie Judson, WCNC 12:07 PM. PDT March 22, 2017 (Photo: Samuel Grubbs) CONNECT TWEET LINKEDIN GOOGLE+ PINTEREST CHARLOTTE, N.C. — As far as viral videos go, it’s a slam dunk. Samuel Grubbs, 26, was the brains behind the trick shot video that’s taking the internet by storm. Since posting to his social media accounts, the video has been viewed by millions. What most aren’t aware of is the story behind the…

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