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Johnson ‘shocked’ NASCAR questioned side skirt issue

Jimmie Johnson prepares to climb into his car before practice for Sunday's NASCAR Coca-Cola 600 Sprint Cup series auto race at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, N.C., Thursday, May 21, 2015. (AP Photo/Terry Renna)

CONCORD, N.C. (AP) — Jimmie Johnson said Thursday he was “shocked” to learn NASCAR was looking into whether his No. 48 team illegally altered the car’s side skirts during last weekend’s All-Star race.

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Miami rallies past Virginia 9-5 in ACC tourney pool play

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — David Thompson hit a go-ahead two-run single in the eighth inning to help Miami rally past Virginia 9-5 in the Atlantic Coast Conference baseball tournament.

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Wake Forest reinstates G Jones from offseason suspension

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — Wake Forest has reinstated Madison Jones from an offseason suspension from all basketball-related activities.

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Baby on board: NASCAR driver Brad Keselowski a father

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — NASCAR driver Brad Keselowski is a first-time father, welcoming a daughter this week.

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Panthers cut former 4th-round pick Kugbila

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Carolina Panthers have released injury-plagued guard Edmund Kugbila, a former fourth-round draft pick who never played in a game for the team.

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