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Florida, WVU with chance for breakthrough wins

In this Aug. 30, 2104, file photo, West Virginia head coach Dana Holgorsen watches from the sideline during the second half of an NCAA college football game against Alabama in Atlanta. There are signs a program is heading in the right direction. Then there are victories that have the potential to change a season, accelerate the rebuilding process and ease the pressure on a coach who was facing heavy scrutiny. Florida has a chance for that kind of breakthrough at No. 3 Alabama on Saturday. Same goes for West Virginia. The Mountaineers host No. 4 Oklahoma. (AP Photo/John Bazemore, File)

Some victories can be a sign that a program that has hit hard times could be heading for better days.

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This Date In Baseball

1908 — Bob Rhoads of the Indians pitched a no-hitter against the Boston Red Sox for a 2-1 victory in Cleveland.

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Hicks, Twins rally in 9th to beat Tigers 4-3

Minnesota Twins' Aaron Hicks hits a walk off single to drive in the winning run off Detroit Tigers pitcher Joe Nathan in the ninth inning of a baseball game as the Twins beat the Tigers 4-3, Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Aaron Hicks and the Minnesota Twins want to do more than just play out the string. That was certainly evident Tuesday night.

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Dantonio: MSU won’t run up score for style points

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — It was a winning weekend for Michigan State, even though the Spartans didn’t play.

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Bond financing plan approved for new hockey arena

DETROIT (AP) — The city’s Downtown Development Authority has approved the bond financing plan for an entertainment district that will include a new 18,000-seat hockey arena for the Detroit Red Wings.

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