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Rowdy fans vs. noise famine at NCAA hockey regional sites

Quinnipiac forward Travis St. Denis, right, battles North Dakota forward Michael Parks along the boards during the third period during an NCAA college hockey game Friday, March 27, 2015, in Fargo, N.D. North Dakota won 4-1. (AP Photo/Bruce Crummy)

FARGO, N.D. (AP) — The NCAA wants to take home-ice advantage away from its regional hockey tournaments. Yet, the effort to secure neutral sites reveals an imbalance between an electrifying atmosphere and hundreds of empty seats.

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Ex-Texas coach McWilliams, 72, plans to retire this summer

In this Dec. 27, 1963, file photo, coach Darrell Royal, center, of the University of Texas, chats with two of the team's captains, David McWilliams, left, and Scott Appleton, tackle, Dec., in Austin, Texas. McWilliams, who has spent more than five decades serving the University of Texas' athletic department, believes it's time to go fishing. Austin American-Statesman reports McWilliams, who turns 73 next month, announced Friday, March 27, 2015, he is retiring this August. (AP Photo/Ted Powers, file)

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — David McWilliams, who has spent more than five decades serving the University of Texas’ athletic department, believes it’s time to go fishing.

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Minnesota college team cancels baseball season over hazing

NORTHFIELD, Minn. (AP) — St. Olaf College is canceling the rest of its baseball season because of hazing.

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After brawl suspension, Griffith seeks state 3A title

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The road to Indiana’s boys basketball state finals has been anything but normal for the Griffith Panthers.

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University of Hawaii officials name new athletic director

HONOLULU (AP) — David Matlin has been named athletic director of the University of Hawaii, more than two decades after he was first hired as a university marketing assistant for $6 an hour.

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