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Charlotte runs away from Morehead State 52-14

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Kalif Phillips scored three touchdowns in a game for the fourth time this season, rushed for 189 yards as Charlotte finished its second season with a 52-14 defeat of Morehead State on Saturday.

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No. 6 North Carolina defeats Davidson 90-72

Davidson's Tyler Kalinoski, back, knocks the ball away from North Carolina's Theo Pinson, right, during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Kennedy Meeks had 19 points and 12 rebounds, Justin Jackson added 18 points and No. 6 North Carolina defeated Davidson 90-72 on Saturday to remain unbeaten.

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Magic erase 23-point deficit, beat Hornets 105-100

Charlotte Hornets' Al Jefferson, right, shoots over Orlando Magic's Nikola Vucevic during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Charlotte, N.C., Friday, Nov. 21, 2014. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Evan Fournier scored 21 points, Tobias Harris had 17 points and 16 rebounds as the Orlando Magic erased a 23-point second-half deficit to hand the Charlotte Hornets their fourth straight loss 105-100 on Friday night.

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Johnson gives $556,623 to 12 schools in 3 states

Jimmy Johnson greets race fans before the NASCAR Sprint Cup championship series auto race, Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014 in Homestead, Fla. (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Six-time NASCAR champion Jimmie Johnson has awarded $556,623 to a dozen different K-12 public and charter schools as part of the annual grants he and wife, Chandra, have given the last six years.

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Johnson believes Harvick was correct winner

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Jimmie Johnson believes the right driver won NASCAR’s championship, and that a Ryan Newman victory would have been “tough to swallow for the sport.”

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