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Sports Coaches no one wants to face finally face each other Coaches no one wants to face finally face each other
On a cold, rainy spring night five years ago, the room was dripping with superstars. The guest of honor was USA basketball boss Jerry Colangelo. The dinner speaker was Mike Krzyzewski. Kobe Bryant sent a video tribute. Jay Bilas served as emcee.

Ducks

Ducks UO trustee questions 'sexual dancing' of cheerleaders (Video)
“I have seen people become incredibly uncomfortable with the U of O cheerleading, and actually leave the basketball court at intermission because of the overt kind of sexual dancing, whatever you want to call it,” trustee Ginevra Ralph told the university’s board of trustees at a March 4 board meeting.

Beavers

Professional

Professional Mariners in rare position as favorites in AL West
Robinson Cano is one of the few on the Seattle Mariners roster who can speak with certainty about the playoffs. In his previous stop, Cano played in the postseason seven times and hoisted one World Series trophy.

Preps

Sports Change to extra points likely in NFL Change to extra points likely in NFL
The NFL's dullest play, the extra point, appears to be headed for some changes, perhaps significant ones, for the 2015 season.
Sports Darren Sharper pleads no contest in Los Angeles rape case Darren Sharper pleads no contest in Los Angeles rape case
Former NFL star Darren Sharper pleaded no contest Monday in Los Angeles to charges of drugging and raping two women in the second of similar criminal cases in four states.
Sports Lawsuit could end sports leagues' all-or-nothing TV packages Lawsuit could end sports leagues' all-or-nothing TV packages
A high-stakes case playing out in federal court could lead to the end of the all-or-nothing pro sports TV packages that force fans to buy hundreds of live games from around the league instead of just those involving their favorite teams.
Sports Attorney: Ex-NFL player Sharper plans to plea in rape cases Attorney: Ex-NFL player Sharper plans to plea in rape cases
Just five years from reaching the NFL pinnacle as an All-Pro and Super Bowl champion, Darren Sharper is now likely headed for a lengthy prison sentence after reaching plea agreements in charges involving the drugging and sexual assault of at least nine women in four states, his lawyer said Friday.