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East Carolina’s Hardy sets FBS career catches mark

GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) — East Carolina receiver Justin Hardy has set the record for most career receptions in bowl subdivision history.

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Longtime Grizzlies scoreboard operator retiring

MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — He’s climbed these steps many times over the past 28 years, a stretch dating back to 1986 when Washington-Grizzly Stadium opened on the University of Montana campus.

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UCLA names athletics complex after Jackie Robinson

LOS ANGELES (AP) — UCLA has named a conglomeration of athletic facilities after Jackie Robinson, the four-sport Bruins star who broke baseball’s color barrier.

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UNC-Chapel Hill billed $3M for fraud investigation

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina’s flagship public university is facing a $3.1 million bill for the investigation by outside attorneys that detailed an academic fraud scheme that used fake grades to keep some athletes eligible for nearly two decades, the school said Friday.

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Flint cuts funding for US-Canada athletic events

FLINT, Mich. (AP) — The Flint school district is cutting funding for decades-old events to foster competition between athletes from the city and Canada but officials hope to keep the partnership going.

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