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Brownlee, Jorgensen win Auckland triathlon for 1st time

AUCKLAND, New Zealand (AP) — Jonathan Brownlee ended Javier Gomez’s three-year reign in the Auckland world series triathlon, and Gwen Jorgensen kept up her perfect start to the season on Sunday.

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No. 2 seed Tennessee beats No. 11 Gonzaga 73-69 in overtime

Tennessee players celebrate after winning a women's college basketball regional semifinal game against Gonzaga in the NCAA tournament, Saturday, March 28, 2015, in Spokane, Wash. Tennessee won 73-69 in overtime. (AP Photo/Young Kwak)

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Tennessee was having trouble sinking field goals but fortunately the free throws kept dropping and dropping.

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No. 1 seed Maryland ousts Duke in regional semifinals 65-55

Maryland's Brionna Jones, center, goes after a rebound against Duke's Elizabeth Williams (1) and Duke's Amber Henson during the second half of a women's college basketball regional semifinal game in the NCAA tournament, Saturday, March 28, 2015, in Spokane, Wash. Maryland won 65-55. (AP Photo/Young Kwak)

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Brenda Frese sat down at the dais and immediately gave a little jab at Maryland’s former foes from its days in the ACC.

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UConn steamrolls past Texas 105-54, reach regional final

Texas head coach Karen Aston, left, and Connecticut head coach Geno Auriemma talk after UConn's 105-54 win in the second half of a women's college basketball regional semifinal game in the NCAA Tournament on Saturday, March 28, 2015, in Albany, N.Y. (AP Photo/Mike Groll)

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Geno Auriemma reached another milestone in record fashion.

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Eugenie Bouchard upset by qualifier at Miami Open

Caroline Wozniacki, of Denmark, returns the ball to Kaia Kanepi, of Estonia, during their match at the Miami Open tennis tournament in Key Biscayne, Fla., Saturday, March 28, 2015.  (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)

KEY BISCAYNE, Fla. (AP) — Eugenie Bouchard was upset Saturday in her opening match at the Miami Open by qualifier Tatjana Maria 6-0, 7-6 (4).

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