GREENWOOD - The mark of a champion is knowing when to put your best foot forward.El Dorado saved its best game for when it really mattered Friday, outplaying Greenwood in a 24-14 6A playoff road victory. It was the first time the Bulldogs were held to just 14 points since a 21-14 loss to Pulaski Aca...
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Picture: Arkansas' Alex Collins leaps over the top of Ole Miss' Byron Bennett en route to a 1-yard touchdown run. The R...
Arkansas' Alex Collins leaps over the top of Ole Miss' Byron Bennett en route to a 1-yard touchdown run. The R...
FAYETTEVILLE  (AP) — Arkansas officials lowered the goal posts in anticipation of a second straight week of onrushing fans.The rain-soaked Razorbacks faithful stayed in the bleachers this time, though the celebration in Fayetteville was every bit as emphatic as a week ago.Led by Rohan Gai...
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LAFAYETTE, La. – UL-Lafayette built an 18-point first half lead and then held off a furious Louisiana Tech rally as the Ragin’ Cajuns defeated the Lady Techsters 58-55 before 487 fans at Earl K. Long Gym Saturday afternoon.Tech fought all the way back from the deficit and tied the game w...
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NORFOLK, Va. - Kenneth Dixon ran for 106 yards and a touchdown and eclipsed the 3,000 yard rushing mark in his career, but the celebrations were muted in a 30-27 overtime loss at Old Dominion's Foreman Field on Saturday.Louisiana Tech (7-4, 6-1 C-USA) dropped its first league game of the season as i...
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I thought the stage was set for Junction City to fall behind.But, the two-time defending state champion refused to let that happen.Early in their second round Class 2A state playoff game Friday against Bearden, the Dragons’ initial possession came to a premature end due to a turnover. Suddenly...
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ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) — After days of simply trying to stay warm while over five feet of snow pounded the Buffalo area this week, the Buffalo Bills are finally getting back to a sense of normalcy in advance of Monday night's matchup in Detroit against the New York Jets."Today was great," Bill...
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Picture: In this photo, San Francisco 49ers inside linebacker Chris Borland (50) celebrates after intercepting a pass d...
In this photo, San Francisco 49ers inside linebacker Chris Borland (50) celebrates after intercepting a pass d...
J.J. Watt tears it up on defense.Peyton Manning and Tom Brady tear up defenses.Same old same old in the NFL, you say? Then you aren't paying much attention.Across the NFL, while many superstars are doing their thing, a wide range of obscure players are having a major impact.Not just on the offensive...
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GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Well into his 13th NFL season and with his third team, Julius Peppers is enjoying life with the Green Bay Packers."I haven't really had very much to complain about," Peppers said Friday. "I wake up, I'm happy to come to work every day. So that's a good thing. So far, so...
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Strong opens season with a victory STRONG - The Strong Bulldogs began their basketball season Friday evening with a 69-64 overtime victory over Crossett. At the conclusion of both the second and third quarters, Strong held a narrow 1-point lead. In the fourth, the teams continued to battle as the ga...
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TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Jameis Winston drove top-ranked Florida State 66 yards to put Roberto Aguayo in position for a 26-yard field goal with 3 seconds remaining, and the Seminoles remained perfect with a 20-17 victory over Boston College on Saturday.Florida State (11-0, 8-0 ACC, No. 3 CFP)...
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Picture: Celebration:  Oklahoma's Samaje Perine, top, is lifted up by...
Celebration:  Oklahoma's Samaje Perine, top, is lifted up by...
 NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — As Samaje Perine churned up the yards, the rain-soaked crowd at half-filled Memorial Stadium chanted his name.    The Oklahoma true freshman rewarded those who braved the elements with history. He set a major college record by running for 427 yards, sc...
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