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Video, photos give jurors view of Auburn slaying

FILE -In this Friday, Sept. 26, 2014 file photo, Desmonte Leonard enters the courtroom before opening statements in Opelika, Ala. A Lee County judge told jurors to return Monday morning for a second day of testimony in the capital murder trial of 24-year-old Desmonte Leonard of Montgomery. Prosecutors say Leonard opened fire at a large party at an apartment clubhouse in June 2012. Three people were killed and three others were injured. (AP Photo/Opelika-Auburn News,  Todd J. Van Emst)

OPELIKA, Ala. (AP) — A former Auburn University football player testified Tuesday that an argument broke out shortly before a shooting that wounded him and killed two former teammates at a pool party in 2012.

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Kingsbury might need to start freshman QB at KSU

In this Sept. 25, 2014, photo, Texas Tech's Patrick Mahomes throws a touchdown pass over Oklahoma State's Josh Furman during a NCAA college football game in Stillwater, Okla. Mahomes could see his first career start if Davis Webb is unable to play after sustaining a shoulder injury against Oklahoma State. (AP Photo/Lubbock Avalanche-Journal/Zach Long) ALL LOCAL TV OUT

LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Texas Tech coach Kliff Kingsbury has been here before.

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Cincinnati must fix defense as it starts AAC play

Ohio State running back Rod Smith dives across the goal line for a touchdown against Cincinnati during the first quarter of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, in Columbus, Ohio. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)

CINCINNATI (AP) — Pushed around. Knocked around. Awful. Exposed. Coach Tommy Tuberville didn’t try to minimize the Bearcats’ defensive ineptitude in their biggest game of the season.

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Edsall provides lead gift for UConn statue

STORRS, Conn. (AP) — Maryland coach Randy Edsall has provided the lead gift for a statue being built to honor former Connecticut cornerback Jasper Howard.

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Steelers defense looking for consistency

Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison (92) peers through the holes in his chinstrap as he warms up before the NFL football game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014 in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Steelers spent training camp talking about the need to get to the quarterback and get the ball.

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