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Huskers Clash With Bruins

The Nebraska Cornhuskers host 16th ranked UCLA Saturday at Memorial Stadium.

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Iowa Rivalry Renewed

The state of Iowa will be divided this weekend when it comes to college football.

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Big Inning Dooms Twins

Jed Lowrie’s foul ball that turned into a two-run double after umpires changed the call highlighted a 10-run fourth inning as the Oakland Athletics pounded the Minnesota Twins 18-3 on Wednesday night.

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Gardy Ejected After Rare Call

Minnesota manager Ron Gardenhire was ejected in the fourth inning of the Twins’ game against the Oakland Athletics after an unusual play.

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Vikes Counter College Claims

Minnesota Vikings Kevin Williams and Charlie Johnson say they never saw the kind of impropriety detailed in a Sports Illustrated report about alleged corruption at Oklahoma State.

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SDSU To Add HOF Class

Four South Dakota State University all-time greats will be inducted into the prestigious Jackrabbit Sports Hall of Fame during on-campus ceremonies Oct. 26.

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Willingham Keys Twins Win

Josh Willingham hit a two-run homer in the eighth inning to put the Twins ahead, and they held on for a 4-3 win over the Athletics at Target Field.

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Twins Get 2014 Schedule

The Minnesota Twins will open the 2014 season on the road.

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Timberwolves Introduce GM

Milt Newton says he’s been waiting 22 years to become a general manager of an NBA team

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Suh Gets Fined

The NFL is sending Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh a message.

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