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No. 20 Michigan State routs Rider 77-45

Rider guard Jimmie Taylor (3) guards against Michigan State guard Lourawls Nairn Jr. (11) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Lake Buena Vista, Fla., Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014. (AP Photo/Reinhold Matay)

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Michigan State coach Tom Izzo wanted to get Denzel Valentine more involved in the offense and the plan worked.

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Eagles roll over Cowboys 33-10 for NFC East lead

Philadelphia Eagles running back LeSean McCoy (25) celebrates as he enters the end zone for a touchdown against the Dallas Cowboys during the second half of an NFL football game, Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Tim Sharp)

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — LeSean McCoy threw open his arms just before crossing the goal line on a touchdown run that essentially put away another big win over the Dallas Cowboys.

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No. 5 Carolina rolls past No. 22 UCLA, 78-56

UNC's head coach Roy Williams directs his players during their game against UCLA in the Battle 4 Atlantis basketball tournament in Paradise Island, Bahamas, Thursday Nov. 27, 2014. (AP Photo/Tim Aylen)

PARADISE ISLAND, Bahamas (AP) — Marcus Paige scored 21 points and had five assists, Justin Jackson scored 12 points and No. 5 North Carolina had little trouble on the way to beating No. 22 UCLA 78-56 on Thursday night in the consolation round of the Battle 4 Atlantis.

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Seahawks lead 49ers 7-0 after 1st quarter

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick (7) passes against the Seattle Seahawks during the first quarter of an NFL football game in Santa Clara, Calif., Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Richard Sherman intercepted Colin Kaepernick’s deep third-down pass on the right sideline to help set up Russell Wilson’s 13-yard touchdown pass to Robert Turbin, and the Seattle Seahawks led the San Francisco 49ers after one quarter Thursday night.

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Thanksgiving: Turkey, parades, shopping deals

A Power Ranger balloon cruises along Central Park West during the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade, Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

NEW YORK (AP) — Millions of Americans across the country marked Thanksgiving Day with lots of turkey, football, parades and early shopping, while many overcame nasty weather, power outages and even being buried in the snow. At the White House, President Barack Obama spent a quiet holiday with a traditional meal.

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