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1:22pm

Mon June 15, 2015
Sports

Alabama State University 2015 Football Schedule

http://bamastatesports.com/schedule.aspx?path=football

09.06.15      6 P.M.              TENNESSEE ST.       NASHVILLE, Tn

09.12.15      6 P.M.                 ALCORN ST.           MONTGOMERY, ALA.

09.19.15      6 P.M.              GRAMBLING ST.      MONTGOMERY, ALA.

09.26.15      6 P.M.     MISSISSIPPI VALLEY STATE    ITTA BENA, MS

10.01.15      TBA          TEXAS SOUTHERN                     HOUSTON, TX

10.10.15      6 P.M.               SOUTHERN            MONTGOMERY, ALA.

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7:48am

Sun June 14, 2015
Sports

NFL Critic Says Ray Rice Deserves A Second Chance

Originally published on Sun June 14, 2015 11:02 am

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5:10pm

Sat June 13, 2015
Sports

Academic Foul: Some Colleges Accused Of Helping Athletes Cheat

Originally published on Sat June 13, 2015 6:21 pm

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill faces charges of NCAA violations including the existence of sham classes and grade inflation for student-athletes.
Gerry Broome AP

Some college athletes are cheating, and the NCAA is cracking down on universities that enable them to do it. Earlier this year, the NCAA came down hard on Syracuse University for academic fraud.

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8:01am

Sat June 13, 2015
Sports

Hoops And World Soccer: The Week In Sports

Originally published on Mon June 15, 2015 11:46 am

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Finally, time for sports.

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8:01am

Sat June 13, 2015
Sports

U.S. Soccer Leads Its Group Despite A Draw With Sweden

Originally published on Mon June 15, 2015 11:46 am

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The U.S. faced off against Sweden in the marquee match in the group stage of the women's World Cup last night in Winnipeg, Canada. NPR's Shereen Marisol Meraji was there.

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6:07am

Sat June 13, 2015
The Two-Way

Celebrities And The Stanley Cup: Chicago Sweeping Tampa Bay

The Stanley Cup Final between the Tampa Bay Lightning and Chicago Blackhawks has been an epic and evenly matched struggle between two highly skilled and offensive-minded teams. The series is tied 2-2.

But on the celebrity fan front, it's more of a lopsided Royal Rumble.

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5:20pm

Fri June 12, 2015
Sports

Big Guns Having 'Equal Amounts Of Trouble' In Stanley Cup Finals

Originally published on Fri June 12, 2015 8:55 pm

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5:20pm

Fri June 12, 2015
Sports

NASCAR Goes Green: Gas-Guzzling Sport Works To Reduce Carbon Footprint

Originally published on Fri June 12, 2015 8:55 pm

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1:03pm

Fri June 12, 2015
The Two-Way

U.S. And Sweden Struggle To 0-0 Tie In Women's World Cup

Originally published on Fri June 12, 2015 10:35 pm

U.S. forward Sydney Leroux controls the ball during a Group D match with Australia on Monday during the 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup in Canada. The U.S. won, 3-1.
Jewel Samad AFP/Getty Images

Update, 10:10 p.m. ET:

The U.S. and Sweden fought to a 0-0 tie in Winnipeg on Friday night — a disappointing result against the Americans' trash-talking former coach, but enough to keep them in control of their group at the Women's World Cup.

The U.S. struggled to maintain control in the Swedish half for much of the game, and had a hard time connecting on their longer passes forward. Two header attempts off corners around the 72nd minute were tipped over the crossbar and went wide right, and a frenzy in the final minute of extra time came up empty.

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6:46am

Fri June 12, 2015
Sports

Warriors' Shooters Get The Job Done, Tie NBA Finals 2-2

Originally published on Fri June 12, 2015 7:30 am

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