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SD Sports Hall of Fame finally has a home

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — The South Dakota Sports Hall of Fame finally has a home, near the main lobby of the newly opened Denny Sanford Premier Center.

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FSU booster club official accused of grand theft

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The comptroller of the athletic booster club at Florida State University is accused of “misappropriating” between $500,000 and $700,000.

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Teen football player dies after injury during game

ELWOOD, N.Y. (AP) — A high school football player has died after he collided with an opponent and collapsed during a game on Long Island.

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Nishikori beats Young to advance at Japan Open

Kei Nishikori of Japan returns a shot against Donald Young of the United States during their second round match of Japan Open Tennis Championships in Tokyo, Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014. (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara)

TOKYO (AP) — Fourth-seeded Kei Nishikori beat Donald Young of the United States 6-4, 7-6 (4) on Thursday to advance to the quarterfinals of the Japan Open.

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CAS upholds Olaso’s 5-year ban for match fixing

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Spanish tennis player Guillermo Olaso lost his appeal against a five-year ban for match-fixing.

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