How Mandela changed everything with a jersey
JOHANNESBURG — He emerged into bright winter sunshine, stepped onto the lush field and pulled on a cap. His long-sleeve green rugby jersey was untucked and buttoned right up to the top, a style all his own. On the back, a gold No. 6, big ...
Colts aren’t the same without Reggie Wayne
INDIANAPOLIS — The Indianapolis Colts aren’t the same team without Reggie Wayne....
Clay doesn’t let stature deter him from duty
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Timberwolves say cohesiveness is only a matter of time
When Norman North opened its season against Edmond Memorial Tuesday night, for much of the game the Timberwolves looked nothing like the team that advanced to the state tournament a year ago. Despite returning all five starters, the ...
Sooners secure solid victory ahead of Duke
The idea was to get ready for Duke. At the very least, eventually, the Oklahoma women made way for the second-ranked Blue Devils, clearing out Western Illinois 97-80 Wednesday night at Lloyd Noble Center....
Sooners want to get defense up to speed, too
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Spartans get upset
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Irish claim top-10 clash
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. — Penn State coach Coquese Washington admitted to being nervous in the days leading up to the Lady Lions’ game against No. 4 Notre Dame....
Golf has deeper field than ever before
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Sooners will be equipped for the cold
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