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Struggling Baylor looks to bounce back vs. Sam Houston St. (Dec 04, 2017)

WACO, Texas — The Baylor Bears experienced a rough week. After traveling to Ohio and losing for the first time this season against No. 21 Xavier, No. 16 Baylor returned home on the weekend only to see its streak of 46 straight nonconference home wins snapped by No. 8 Wichita State. Losing a pair of nonconference games against accomplished, highly rated foes wouldn’t be
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Capitals continue rugged stretch vs. Sharks (Dec 04, 2017)

WASHINGTON — With Braden Holtby between the pipes, the Washington Capitals feel they have a shot against any team in the NHL. That theory will be put to the test again when the San Jose Sharks come to town Monday. The Capitals have won five of seven game, and they used another stellar performance from netminder Holtby on Saturday to down the Metropolitan Division-leading
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Ashes: England in trouble at 128-5 on day 3 in reply to 442

ADELAIDE, Australia (AP) Pat Cummins took two wickets as Australia’s bowlers ripped through England’s top order on day three of the day-night Ashes test, with present and past captains Joe Root and Alastair Cook already out and the tourists reeling at 128-5 at tea. England resumed Monday at 29-1 in reply to Australia’s 442-8 declared, and lost four wickets for 99 runs in
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When is the FA Cup draw and what TV channel is the third round draw on?

Who will your team draw? (Picture: Getty Images) It might not have quite the excitement of years gone by, but the FA Cup third round draw is still a big moment on the football calendar and it comes around again this evening. The giants of the Premier League join the competition at this stage and the lesser lights of the Football League will be dreaming of a trip to the
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Leon Goretzka breaks silence amid Manchester United and Arsenal transfer speculation

Leon Goretzka is wanted by Manchester United, Arsenal and Liverpool (Picture: Getty) Leon Goretzka has spoken out amid speculation that a host of Premier League clubs are after his signature in the January transfer window. The 22-year-old midfielder is widely regarded as the greatest young talent in the Bundesliga and his performances for Schalke have put Manchester
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Badgers to meet Miami in first-ever Orange Bowl appearance

MIAMI LAKES, Fla. — Miami and Wisconsin are heading to the Orange Bowl as their end-of-season consolation prize. More Badgers coverage [hhmc] A pair of teams with College Football Playoff aspirations for much of the season — and that saw those hopes end with losses in conference championship games — will meet on Dec. 30 at Hard Rock Stadium, the Hurricanes’ home
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Padres give GM Preller 3-year contract extension

SAN DIEGO (AP) The San Diego Padres have given general manager A.J. Preller a three-year contract extension through the 2022 season. Preller’s original contract, signed when he was hired on Aug. 6, 2014, was to have run through 2019. The extension was announced Sunday. Preller is currently presiding over a deep rebuild of the Padres, who haven’t been to the playoffs
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Kansas State holds on to pass road test at Vanderbilt, 84-79

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) Xavier Sneed scored a career-high 21 points and Kansas State passed its first road test of the season with an 84-79 win at Vanderbilt on Sunday. The Wildcats (7-1) hit 92 percent of their foul shots on 22-of-24 shooting. Kamau Stokes added 20 points and Barry Brown 18. Vanderbilt (3-5) rallied from a 16-point deficit to tie the score with 3:33