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Top-seed South Carolina draws on past Syracuse experience

South Carolina head coach Dawn Staley reacts during the second half of a women's college basketball game against Savannah State in the first round of the NCAA tournament, Friday, March 20, 2015, in Columbia, S.C. South Carolina won 81-48. (AP Photo/Travis Bell)

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Dawn Staley got the first real confirmation of her team’s toughness against Syracuse four months ago. South Carolina’s coach hopes to see that affirmed in Sunday’s NCAA Tournament second-round game with the Orange.

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West Indies wind up pressure on NZ ahead of WCup QF

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Gamesmanship by the West Indies ahead of Saturday’s Cricket World Cup quarterfinal against New Zealand proves the adage that many a true word is spoken in jest.

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