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Auburn football team again coping with death

This undated filer shows a portrait provided by Auburn University of Auburn football player Jakell Lenard Mitchell. The shooting death of player Jakell Mitchell is just the latest hard hit absorbed by the Auburn football team in the past few years.  (AP Photo/Auburn University)

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — The Auburn Tigers have been forced to cope with mounting trauma and tragedy in the four years since winning the national championship, and the latest emotional strain to hit the team was the weekend shooting death of redshirt freshman Jakell Mitchell.

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Slain Auburn football player remembered as ‘good kid’

This undated portrait provided by Auburn University shows Auburn football player Jakell Lenard Mitchell. Mitchell was fatally shot early Sunday, Dec. 14, 2014 at an off-campus apartment complex where two former football players and another person were killed in a shooting in 2012, police and reports said. A 22-year-old man has been arrested on a felony warrant charging him with murder. (AP Photo/Auburn University)

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — An east Alabama man was already on probation for separate crimes when he was charged with killing an Auburn University football player in a shooting eerily similar to a triple killing two years ago.

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No. 9 Baylor women rout Stephen F. Austin

Baylor forward Nina Davis, center, is fouled by Stephen F. Austin center Adrienne Lewis (55) as Tierany Henderson, right, collects the loose ball in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game, Sunday, Dec. 14, 2014, in Waco, Texas. Davis had 33-points in the 96-57 Baylor win. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

WACO, Texas (AP) — Nina Davis scored 33 points on 12-of-15 shooting to help No. 9 Baylor beat Stephen F. Austin 96-57 on Sunday.

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Police: 22-year-old man arrested in shooting death of Auburn football player Jakell Mitchell

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Police: 22-year-old man arrested in shooting death of Auburn football player Jakell Mitchell.

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Iowa State defensive lineman Cousin suspended

AMES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa State defensive lineman Devlyn Cousin has been suspended indefinitely from the team after being arrested and charged with simple domestic assault.

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