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Year after rule changes, men’s basketball back to old form

One year after the NCAA changed how rules were enforced to open up the game, men's basketball looks a lot like it once did.

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Low snow forces changes to iconic Iditarod

Much of the start of the world's most famous sled dog race is covered in barren gravel, forcing organizers to move the start further north.

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Friday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Friday, March 6.

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Prosecutors: No charges for NASCAR driver Kurt Busch

Delaware prosecutors will not file criminal charges following allegations of domestic violence by his ex-girlfriend.

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2016 Rolex race to be first event at renovated Daytona

Daytona International Speedway will showcase its renovated motorsports stadium next January.

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UVA Women Bow Out Of ACC Tournament

The University of Virginia women's basketball program lost to Miami 62-52 on Thursday, ending its play in the ACC Tournament.

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A-Rod is back with the Yankees

The game was his first in 17 months following a drug suspension for the entire 2014 season.

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Thursday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports headlines making news today, Thursday, March 5.

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MLS, players avoid strike

The MLS season will begin on Friday as scheduled.

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WATCH: Rockets fan sinks half court shot to win $25K

This Houston Rockets fan gets carried off the court after making the shot of a lifetime.

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Testimony in Aaron Hernandez trial focuses on fingerprints, texts

Prosecutors near Boston are rolling out fingerprint evidence in the murder case of former NFL star Aaron Hernandez.

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Pitcher Curt Schilling takes on Internet trolls

The Red Sox legend is firing back at cyberbullies.

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MLB: Let’s go fellas!

Baseball, the timeless game of endless summers, is now on the clock.

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Wednesday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Wednesday, March 4.

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‘It was him’ Boston bomber’s lawyers admit guilt, focuses on brother

Two dramatically different portraits of the Boston Marathon Bombing suspect are emerging at his federal death penalty trial.

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Knicks fined for Jackson’s comments about Ohio State star

Jackson watched the Buckeyes' 81-57 victory over Nebraska last Thursday.

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Daughter gets her wish: Daddy is traded to the Wild

The Blue Jackets have dealt veteran defenseman Jordan Leopold to the Minnesota Wild after a plea from his daughter goes viral.

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Tuesday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the sports news making headlines today, Tuesday, March 3. NETS BEAT NBA LEADERS The Brooklyn…

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NFL salary cap increases

Adding in benefits, the league says the projected player costs will be $180.775 million per team.

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Prosecutors want to ‘open the door’ in Hernandez trial

They've asked the judge to let them tell the jury about the time Hernandez shot a friend in Florida.

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WINA Wins 10 Awards From Associated Press

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WINA has been named the Outstanding News Operation in Virgina and West Virginia combined.

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Teen Pilot Dies In Orange Plane Crash

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A 16-year-old student pilot was killed when a small plane crashed Sunday in Orange County.

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Baseballers Sweep Notre Dame In ACC Series

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The UVA baseball team has swept Notre Dame in a weekend series 9-1, 4-2, and 5-4.

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Student Creates Buzz With Beef About Flag

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A UVA student has created a social media buzz with a complaint about a Confederate flag.

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Upcoming Events Highlight End Of Civil War

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Several Virginia communities will hold ceremonies marking the 150th anniversary of the end of the Civil War.