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Decisions ahead for NCAA family travel program

Getting to the Final Four won't be as costly for the parents of many players this week, thanks to an NCAA pilot program that is helping pay for families of athletes to travel and see their sons and daughters play in the biggest college basketball games of the season.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 01 April 2015

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UConn's Ollie won't travel to Final Four because of new law

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — UConn men's basketball coach Kevin Ollie will not be traveling to the Final Four this week, abiding by a travel ban ordered by Connecticut's governor because of Indiana's new religious-objections law, the school announced Tuesday.

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Still scoring after all these years, Ovechkin gets 50th goal

WASHINGTON (AP) — Alex Ovechkin is 29, and his hair is flecked with gray nowadays. His coaches and linemates keep changing, as have the ways opponents try to stop him.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 01 April 2015

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AP Newsbreak: AP study projects average MLB salary tops $4M

NEW YORK (AP) — Even before the first pitch of the 2015 season is thrown, an eye-popping baseball record will be set.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 01 April 2015

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Tiger Woods played practice round at Augusta

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — Tiger Woods played a practice round Tuesday at Augusta National, a strong indication that the four-time champion could make his return at the Masters.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 01 April 2015

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Djokovic defeats Dolgopolov in Miami; Venus Williams loses

KEY BISCAYNE, Fla. (AP) — Before the first set ended Tuesday, Novak Djokovic had busted a racket in anger, drawn jeers from the crowd and received two code violations, which cost him a point penalty.

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Meyer could employ a quarterback carousel at OSU

COLUMBUS — Ohio State football coach Urban Meyer knows the saying: If you have two quarterbacks — or, in his extraordinary case, three — you have none.

He also knows there are exceptions.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 01 April 2015

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Johnson's OT goal lifts Blue Jackets over Devils 3-2

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — After a season filled with injuries, the Columbus Blue Jackets are getting healthy. And, apparently, more resilient.

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