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NCAA extends suspension for swim coach Bauerle

In this undated file photo provided by the University of Georgia, swim coach Jack Bauerle is seen posing at the school in Athens, Ga., with trophy's his team has won. The NCAA has extended the suspension of Georgia swimming coach Bauerle through the 2014-15 season and imposed a $5,000 fine for major rules violations involving star Chase Kalisz. In a ruling issued Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014, the Division I infractions committee governing body ruled that Bauerle “did not promote an atmosphere for compliance” when he made special arrangements for Kalisz to enroll in an independent study course to maintain his eligibility. (AP Photo/University of Georgia Sports Communications, Kevin Works, File)

ATLANTA (AP) — The NCAA has sanctioned Georgia swimming coach Jack Bauerle for rules violations involving a star athlete, but he will be returning to the program he led to national prominence.

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Georgia Tech beats Appalachian State 70-57

ATLANTA (AP) — Marcus Georges-Hunt bounced back from a pair of subpar games to score 15 points, all in the first half, and lead Georgia Tech to a 70-57 win over Appalachian State on Monday night.

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Callaspo, Braves finalize 1-year deal

ATLANTA (AP) — Infielder Alberto Callaspo and the Atlanta Braves have finalized a one-year contract.

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Falcons coach Smith facing an uncertain future

Atlanta Falcons head coach Mike Smith speaks to official Ron Marinucci during the first half of an NFL football game against the Pittsburgh Steelers, Sunday, Dec. 14, 2014, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) — Coach Mike Smith keeps searching for ways to fix the Atlanta Falcons, and nothing seems to work.

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Spelman College suspends its Cosby professorship

ATLANTA (AP) — An Atlanta college is suspending its endowed professorship with Bill Cosby amid allegations by more than two dozen women that the comedian and actor sexually assaulted them.

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