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Alabama, Auburn both holding spring scrimmages

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — It’s football season in Alabama, at least for a day.

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Jags’ Tinker aims for inspiration not sad story

This 2013 file photo shows Carson Tinker of the Jacksonville Jaguars NFL football team. Tinker is no longer that no-name guy who delivers the ball on punts and kicks. The Jaguars longsnapper shed that anonymity nearly three years ago when an EF-4 tornado ripped through Tuscaloosa, Ala., leaving him physically and emotionally scarred and killing his girlfriend Ashley Harrison. As an Alabama football player, Tinker became one of the faces of a vicious storm that left dozens dead in Tuscaloosa alone. He has since shared his experience with youth groups and churches and written a book _ "A Season To Remember: Faith in the Midst of the Storm."(AP Photo/File)

HOOVER, Ala. (AP) — Carson Tinker is no longer that no-name guy who delivers the ball on punts and kicks.

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Coaches expect tough NCAA women’s gymnastics meet

In this April 21, 2013 file photo, Florida's Bridget Sloan gestures after winning all-around gymnast in the NCAA college women's gymnastics individual championship at UCLA in Los Angeles. The NCAA gymnastics championships will pit four past national champs against each other, including 2013 winner Florida and longtime powerhouses UCLA, Utah and Alabama. At least one former champion won't make the cut Friday night, April 18, 2014, in Birmingham, Ala.,  for the next day's finals. (AP Photo/Alex Gallardo, File)

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — The NCAA gymnastics championships will pit four past national champs against each other, including 2013 winner Florida and longtime powerhouses UCLA, Utah and Alabama.

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ASWA names Lee, Thomas Mr. and Miss Basketball

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Dallas County’s William Lee and Sylacauga’s Shakayla Thomas are Alabama’s Mr. and Miss Basketball.

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Auburn’s Barber diagnosed recently with dyslexia

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Peyton Barber was sitting in class a few months ago when a familiar problem surfaced.

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