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COLLEGE BASKETBALL Cryer, Mayer lead No. 5 Baylor past West Virginia 77-68 UNDATED (AP) — LJ Cryer scored a career-high 25 points in his second start of the season, and No. 5 Baylor snapped a two-game losing streak with a 77-68 victory over West Virginia. Baylor bounced back after losing twice at home and relinquishing the No. 1 ranking. The…

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COLLEGE BASKETBALL Cryer, Mayer lead No. 5 Baylor past West Virginia 77-68 UNDATED (AP) — LJ Cryer scored a career-high 25 points in his second start of the season, and No. 5 Baylor snapped a two-game losing streak with a 77-68 victory over West Virginia. Baylor bounced back after losing twice at home and relinquishing the No. 1 ranking. The…

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NFL-NEWS McDowell arrested CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland Browns defensive tackle Malik McDowell has been arrested in Florida on charges of beating a police officer and public exposure. Police in Deerfield Beach say they were responding to a “naked male walking near a school” when an officer approached McDowell sitting on a curb. The officer said McDowell stood up, uttered an…

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NFL-NEWS McDowell arrested CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland Browns defensive tackle Malik McDowell has been arrested in Florida on charges of beating a police officer and public exposure. Police in Deerfield Beach say they were responding to a “naked male walking near a school” when an officer approached McDowell sitting on a curb. The officer said McDowell stood up, uttered an…

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NFL-NEWS McDowell arrested CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland Browns defensive tackle Malik McDowell has been arrested in Florida on charges of beating a police officer and public exposure. Police in Deerfield Beach say they were responding to a “naked male walking near a school” when an officer approached McDowell sitting on a curb. The officer said McDowell stood up, uttered an…

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CARDINALS ELIMINATED Murray’s first playoff start a nightmare for Cardinals INGLEWOOD, Calif. (AP) — Kyler Murray’s first NFL playoff start quickly turned into a nightmare. The dynamic quarterback and his Arizona Cardinals teammates had about the worst start imaginable in Monday night’s 34-11 loss to the Los Angeles Rams in the NFC wild-card round. By the time the Cardinals got…

Analysis: Dak Prescott hands it to all the wrong people

By ARNIE STAPLETON - AP Pro Football Writer

Dak Prescott kept handing it to all the wrong people. He should have delivered the football to umpire Ramon George instead of to his center Tyler Biadasz before time ran out on Dallas’ season, leaving Cowboys fans ruminating the quarterback draw that was called with no timeouts and just 14 seconds left. While Prescott and Cowboys coach Mike McCarthy were…

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NFL-SCHEDULE Stafford propels Rams past Cardinals 34-11 in playoff rout INGLEWOOD, Calif. (AP) — Matthew Stafford passed for 202 yards and two touchdowns in his first playoff victory and the Los Angeles Rams roared out of the wild-card round with a 34-11 win over the Arizona Cardinals. The Rams will visit the defending Super Bowl champion Tampa Bay Buccaneers on…

The Latest: US Open champion Raducanu beats Sloane Stephens

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MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — The Latest on Tuesday from the Australian Open at Melbourne Park (all times local): 11:55 p.m. Emma Raducanu has beaten Sloane Stephens 6-0, 2-6, 6-1 in a seesawing first-round match between U.S. Open champions. The No. 17-seeded Raducanu won the first set in 17 minutes and seemed to be in complete control of her debut main…

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NFL-SCHEDULE Stafford propels Rams past Cardinals 34-11 in playoff rout INGLEWOOD, Calif. (AP) — Matthew Stafford passed for 202 yards and two touchdowns in his first playoff victory and the Los Angeles Rams roared out of the wild-card round with a 34-11 win over the Arizona Cardinals. The Rams will visit the defending Super Bowl champion Tampa Bay Buccaneers on…