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Streets near top seed Kentucky campus ‘emergency area’

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Lexington officials have declared an “emergency area” where off-campus housing sits near the top-seeded University of Kentucky as NCAA Tournament celebration time nears and the possibility of couch fires approaches.

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Pitino: Kentucky’s Calipari his choice for coach of the year

Kentucky head coach John Calipari speaks during a press conference at the NCAA college basketball tournament in Louisville, Ky., Friday, March 20, 2015. Kentucky plays Cincinnati in the Round of 32 on Saturday. (AP Photo/David Stephenson)

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Count Louisville coach Rick Pitino among those who believes Kentucky’s John Calipari deserves national coach of the year honors.

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Kentucky, West Virginia attorneys general wager on game

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — It’s not exactly the Hatfields and McCoys, but Kentucky and West Virginia do have a matter to settle — on the basketball court.

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Louisville Slugger maker announces deal to sell iconic brand

A Wilson baseball glove and a Louisville slugger bat sit on the field prior to a spring training baseball game between the Kansas City Royals and the San Francisco Giants on Monday, March 23, 2015, in Scottsdale, Ariz. Hillerich & Bradsby Co., the company that made bats for a who's who of baseball greats, including Babe Ruth and Ted Williams, announced a deal Monday to sell its Louisville Slugger brand to rival Wilson Sporting Goods Co. for $70 million. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

Over a century of family ownership of Louisville Slugger bats is going … going … nearly gone.

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Wichita State back in Sweet 16 for second time in 3 years

Wichita State forward Zach Brown (1) dunks the ball during the second half of an NCAA college basketball tournament Round of 32 game against Kansas, Sunday, March 22, 2015, in Omaha, Neb. Wichita State won 78-65. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Wichita State should know how to avoid distractions by now.

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