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Brookings Blizzard coach leaving for Hamline job

BROOKINGS, S.D. (AP) — Brookings Blizzard head coach Cory Laylin has accepted the head coaching position at Hamline University in St. Paul, Minn.

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Keflezighi’s Boston win a boost for shoe sponsor

Meb Keflezighi, of San Diego, Calif., runs during the 118th Boston Marathon with the names of those killed in the 2013 bombings, and the MIT officer allegedly slain by the bombing suspects, on his bib, Monday, April 21, 2014, in Boston. Martin Richard, Krystle Campbell and Lu Lingzi, were killed in the bombings, while MIT officer Sean Collier was allegedly shot to death by the bombing suspects. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)

The Boston Marathon champion crossed the finish line wearing sneakers from Skechers, not exactly a brand associated with sports.

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Summit League tourneys boost Sioux Falls economy

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — The Sioux Falls economy received an $8.5 million boost from the recent Summit League men’s and women’s basketball tournaments.

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Rifles, knives in Farmer investigation being sold

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Customized rifles and pocket knives that helped lead to the downfall of former Kentucky Agriculture Commissioner Richie Farmer are being auctioned off next month.

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Pacers rally past Hawks 101-85 to even series

Indiana Pacers head coach Frank Vogel calls a play during the first half in Game 2 of an opening-round NBA basketball playoff series against the Atlanta Hawks Tuesday, April 22, 2014, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Pacers got tired of talking trash.

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