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Tuesday, Sep 02, 2014

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Louisville defeats Miami, 31-13, in ACC debut

Louisville defeats Miami, 31-13, in ACC debut

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Miami’s offense converted just one of 13 third-down opportunities and didn’t fully capitalize on two takeaways near Louisville’s end zone.
Updated: 13 mins ago
Bucs notebook: Cam Newton will provide early test

Bucs notebook: Cam Newton will provide early test

TAMPA — The Buccaneers defense has one primary task in Sunday’s season opener against the Panthers — jolt QB Cam Newton out of his comfort zone.
Updated: 5 hours ago

Hillsborough County runners to watch

BoysEvan Collura (Sr., Plant) – Breakout performance at county meet last year. Could go under 16:30 this year.
Updated: 6 hours ago
Sickles’ Zentmeyer has his eyes on a state title

Sickles’ Zentmeyer has his eyes on a state title

TAMPA — Not many outside of Hillsborough County knew who Sickles High standout James Zentmeyer was prior to the 2013 Class 4A state cross country meet. Zentmeyer had a solid season going and was projected to finish in the top 20, but even he w...
Updated: 6 hours ago

Rays notebook: Geltz gets shot in pressure spot during his debut

ST. PETERSBURG — The Rays led by one run in the eighth inning Monday and with RHP Brad Boxberger having already pitched and RHP Joel Peralta unavailable because of his recent workload, manager Joe Maddon turned to rookie LHP Jeff Beliveau to b...
Updated: 6 hours ago
Calvary Christian’s Brookover gives up soccer, puts emphasis on her ‘main passion’

Calvary Christian’s Brookover gives up soccer, puts emphasis on her ‘main passion’

CLEARWATER — Anything you can do athletically, Hannah Brookover probably can do better.
Updated: 6 hours ago
Encore performance: It wasn’t easy for the 1928 Yankees

Encore performance: It wasn’t easy for the 1928 Yankees

The 1927 New York Yankees fielded a great baseball team. With sluggers Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig in the middle of the lineup and a pitching staff led by Waite Hoyt, Herb Pennock and relief specialist Wilcy Moore, the Yankees ran roughshod through the ...
Updated: 7 hours ago
Joyce’s walk-off single gives Rays the win

Joyce’s walk-off single gives Rays the win

ST. PETERSBURG -- There they were, mobbing Matt Joyce on the infield dirt in a ritual nearly perfected by the Rays over the years though not practiced often this season.
Updated: 10 hours ago
Lovie Smith, Bucs go into game mode as opener approaches

Lovie Smith, Bucs go into game mode as opener approaches

TAMPA — The Tampa Bay Buccaneers went to great lengths all through the offseason and preseason to keep their new, supposedly more modern and up-tempo offensive attack under wraps.
Updated: 11 hours ago

Bucs defense’s top task: stop Cam Newton

TAMPA — The Buccaneer defense has one primary task in Sunday’s season opener against the Panthers.
Updated: 16 hours ago