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No. 1 South Carolina tops Central Michigan 80-45

South Carolina guard Tiffany Mitchell (25) drives against Central Michigan guard Jessica Green (3) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014, in Minneapolis. South Carolina won 80-45. (AP Photo/Hannah Foslien)

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Tiffany Mitchell scored 18 points despite a bloody nose as No. 1 South Carolina cruised past Central Michigan 80-45 on Saturday.

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Norway’s Bjoergen, Gloeersen win in World Cup

Marit Bjoergen of Norway celebrates her victory during the women's 10 km skating competition at the Cross Country World Cup in Davos, Switzerland, Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014. The event has been moved from La Clusaz, France, due to lack of snow. (AP Photo/Keystone, Gian Ehrenzeller)

DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — Norway extended its dominance of the cross-country skiing World Cup with victories for Marit Bjoergen and Anders Gloeersen in distance races on Saturday.

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Svendsen, Domracheva win biathlon pursuits

POKLJUKA, Slovenia (AP) — Emil Hegle Svendsen of Norway won a men’s 12.5-kilometer pursuit race on Saturday to take the overall biathlon World Cup lead.

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Vonn wins women’s World Cup downhill in France

Lindsey Vonn, of United States, celebrates on the finish area after winning an alpine ski women's World Cup downhill in Val d'Isere, France, Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014. (AP Photo/Giovanni Auletta)

VAL D’ISERE, France (AP) — Just four races back into her skiing career, Lindsey Vonn is on the verge of World Cup history.

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No. 16 Oregon State women rally in 71-55 win over S Illinois

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Ruth Hamblin scored 16 points to lead No. 16 Oregon State to a 71-55 comeback win over Southern Illinois in the opening round of the New Orleans Shootout on Friday night.

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