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Porto's Yacine Brahimi, front, and Besiktas' Ryan Babel, rear, challenge for the ball during the Champions League Groug G soccer match between Besiktas Istanbul and FC Porto in Istanbul, Turkey, Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2017. (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis)
November 21, 2017 - 2:01 pm
ISTANBUL (AP) — Besiktas came from behind to clinch a place in the Champions League last 16 by drawing with visiting Porto 1-1 on Tuesday. Porto defender Felipe stunned the boisterous home fans when he scored inside the first half hour, but his Brazilian compatriot Talisca equalized before the...
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Baylor's Jo Lual-Acuil Jr. (0) celebrates a teammate's basket during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Wisconsin in the Hall of Fame Classic, Monday, Nov. 20, 2017, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
November 21, 2017 - 1:59 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Baylor was stuck on the same point total for so long Monday night that coach Scott Drew thought about strolling over to the scorer's table and punching the button to change it himself. Nobody on the court seemed to be doing it for him. But despite going the final 8 minutes,...
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Baylor's Jo Lual-Acuil Jr. (0) celebrates a teammate's basket during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Wisconsin in the Hall of Fame Classic, Monday, Nov. 20, 2017, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
November 21, 2017 - 1:59 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Baylor was stuck on the same point total for so long Monday night that coach Scott Drew thought about strolling over to the scorer's table and punching the button to change it himself. Nobody on the court seemed to be doing it for him. But despite going the final 8 minutes,...
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November 21, 2017 - 1:55 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A witness says a sports marketing company whose owners have been charged with bribing top soccer officials tried to negotiate a sale to an entity associated with Paris Saint-Germain team president Nasser Al-Khelaifi. Santiago Pena, a former executive of the Argentina-based Full Play...
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FILE - In this Nov. 26, 2016, file photo, Clemson head coach Dabo Swinney, left, and South Carolina head coach Will Muschamp meet at midfield after an NCAA college football game against in Clemson, S.C. Clemson won 56-7. South Carolina's mission is as clear as it's motto this week: "Never again." Shortly after their embarrassing, 56-7 loss to rival Clemson last year, Gamecocks players vowed they would never again feel that beaten down by its rival.(AP Photo/Richard Shiro, File)
November 21, 2017 - 1:35 pm
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina has one motto and one mission this week: "Never again." The Gamecocks (8-3), frustrated and embarrassed, hatched the motivational phrase shortly after their demoralizing 56-7 loss to rival Clemson a year ago. The large, orange clad crowd at Death Valley roared...
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November 21, 2017 - 1:31 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Payments to the head of Peruvian soccer were masked under the name "Fiat." Money for Paraguay's boss was listed as "Honda." Excel spreadsheets detailed the cloak-and-dagger recording system of money given to "Benz," ''VW," ''Toyota," ''Kia," and "Peugeot," among others, including a...
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November 21, 2017 - 1:30 pm
Hello! The interim Carolinas News Editor is Jeffrey Collins. The supervisor is Skip Foreman. For technical support, please call the AP's Services and Technology Department in Raleigh at 919-881-9974. COLLEGE BASKETBALL: BKC--T25-BATTLE 4 ATLANTIS UNDATED — Arizona coach Sean Miller has seen his...
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November 21, 2017 - 1:30 pm
Hello! The interim Carolinas News Editor is Jeffrey Collins. The supervisor is Skip Foreman. For technical support, please call the AP's Services and Technology Department in Raleigh at 919-881-9974. COLLEGE BASKETBALL: BKC--T25-BATTLE 4 ATLANTIS UNDATED — Arizona coach Sean Miller has seen his...
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November 21, 2017 - 1:25 pm
ESTERO, Fla. (AP) — Alize Johnson drove and scored with 11 seconds left to give Missouri State a 69-65 victory over Manhattan on Tuesday in the consolation semifinals of the Gulf Coast Showcase. After Johnson's basket, Ryan Kreklow made a steal and sank two free throws for the final score. Johnson...
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November 21, 2017 - 1:25 pm
ESTERO, Fla. (AP) — Alize Johnson drove and scored with 11 seconds left to give Missouri State a 69-65 victory over Manhattan on Tuesday in the consolation semifinals of the Gulf Coast Showcase. After Johnson's basket, Ryan Kreklow made a steal and sank two free throws for the final score. Johnson...
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