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WATCH: High school baller’s chin-above-the-rim dunk

This dunk will leave you speechless.

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Virginia Defeats Wake Forest 72-70

Led by a young leader, the Cavalier Women edge Wake Forest in the final seconds. Listen here to Coach Boyle's post game comments.

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Dallas Cowboys ‘Doomsday Defenseman’ Jethro Pugh dead

Former defensive tackle Jethro Pugh, who played in five Super Bowls, has died at the age of 70.

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Karate wants to be included in 2020 Olympics

Reforms by the IOC have given karate officials renewed hope that the martial art could be added to the Tokyo games.

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Thursday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the top sports stories making headlines today, Thursday, Jan. 8.

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Cooperstown’s class of 2015 reflects diversity in game

From tallest to shortest, and a hybrid starter/reliever to a versatile regular, the class of 2015 embodies the diversity that is part of baseball's appeal.

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Jameis Winston to enter NFL draft

Quarterback Jameis Winston plans to leave Florida State University, his father told ESPN.

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Boxing great Muhammad Ali released from hospital

The three-time world heavyweight champion is back home after being hospitalized for over a week.

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Wednesday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the top sports headlines making news today, Wednesday, Jan. 7.

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Electronic Arts must face ex-NFL players’ lawsuit over video games

Former players say the video game maker of using their likenesses in the "Madden NFL" series without permission.

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Bud Selig: The exit interview

In his 22-year tenure, the retiring commissioner has overseen record revenues and attendance and the "steroids era."

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T.J. Thorpe Transfers To UVA From UNC

Virginia acquires another offensive weapon.

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Johnson, Martinez, Smoltz, Biggio elected to Hall of Fame

Baseball writers elected four players for the first time since 1955.

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Toronto Maple Leafs fire head coach

The Toronto Maple Leafs have fired head coach Randy Carlyle.

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O’Brien Retiring From Coaching After 40 Years

Tom O’Brien is retiring from coaching. The following news release was sent out Tuesday morning from virginiasports.com: Charlottesville, Va. –…

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Tuesday’s Sports Minute

A look at the sports news making headlines today, Tuesday, Jan. 6.

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NFL unhappy penalty reversed in Lions’ playoff loss

The controversial decision cast a shadow over Sunday's playoff game between Dallas and Detroit.

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Cavs, Thunder, Knicks in six-player trade

The Cleveland Cavaliers, Oklahoma City Thunder and New York Knicks completed a three-team trade involving six players.

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Playoffs showcase need for elite QBs

Quarterback is once again the most important position on the gridiron.

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Stadium plan indicates Rams may return to L.A.

The owner of the St. Louis Rams plans to build a stadium in L.A., which could signal the team's return to California.

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Duke Ends ‘Hoos Winning Streak, Defeating UVA 69-63

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Three point shooting down the stretch pushes Duke past Virginia.

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Super Bowl: From humble beginnings to king of sports

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From modest beginnings of cheap tickets and empty seats to $4.5 million for a 30-second TV ad, the Super Bowl is the undisputed king of U.S. sporting events.

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This weekend in entertainment history

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A look back at some of the biggest headlines to ever come out of Hollywood.