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Like home: Wisconsin back in California for NCAA regional

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Bo Ryan is trippin’ about being back in the NCAA West Regional.

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Baseball careers often start with winter grunt work

In this Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2014, file photo, Minnesota Twins relief pitcher Casey Fien (50) throws in a baseball game between the Kansas City Royals and the Minnesota Twins in Kansas City, Mo. Long before any of that major league money starts landing in their bank accounts, most players are in a similar spot as everyone else in the regular workforce. The right arm that would eventually fetch Fien a $1.38 million salary from the Twins for 2015 was once used for stacking crates, pallets and boxes at Costco. (AP Photo/Reed Hoffmann, File)

FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — Long before any of that major league money starts landing in their bank accounts, most players are in a similar predicament as everyone else in the regular workforce.

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Top-ranked Lydia Ko set for Kia Classic

CARLSBAD, Calif. (AP) — Top-ranked Lydia Ko doesn’t want to get too far ahead of herself at the Kia Classic — a week before the first major championship of the LPGA Tour season.

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Ex-NBA coach Eric Musselman named head coach at Nevada

In this March 17, 2007, file photo, Sacramento Kings coach Eric Musselman sets up his defense against the Orlando Magic during an NBA basketball game in Orlando, Fla. o-time NBA coach Eric Musselman will be the new head coach at Nevada. Nevada athletic director Doug Knuth said in a statement Wednesday, March 25, 2015,  that he intends to present a proposed five-year contract with Musselman to the state Board of Regents during a meeting Thursday in Las Vegas.  (AP Photo/Reinhold Matay, File)

RENO, Nev. (AP) — Two-time NBA coach Eric Musselman has been named the new head coach at Nevada, the school’s athletic director said Wednesday.

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Cousins scores 33, Kings finally beat 76ers at home, 107-106

Philadelphia 76ers center Furkan Aldemir, center, of Turkey, goes to the basket as Sacramento Kings guard Ben McLemore, left, and 76ers teammate Thomas Robinson look on during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game in Sacramento, Calif., Tuesday, March 24, 2015.(AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Having a big game offensively is nothing new for Sacramento Kings star center DeMarcus Cousins.

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