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1hPaula Lavigne and Mark Schlabach

Ukwuachu's conviction struck down over texts

The sexual assault conviction of former Baylor football player Sam Ukwuachu has been overturned after an appeals court ruled that a series of text messages should have been allowed as evidence.

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FiveThirtyEight: How far can Baylor go?

According to FiveThirtyEight's round-by-round probabilities, Baylor has decent odds of coming out of the wide-open East Region. But the Bears will be long shots if they make the Final Four.

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Dustin Johnson opens Match Play with win

Dustin Johnson had five birdies in his opening eight holes, and there wasn't much Webb Simpson could do as the No. 1 seed seized a 5-and-3 win at the Dell Technologies Match Play on Wednesday.

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14hPaul Lukas

Uni Watch: Baylor keeps it bright

Despite the fact that its home white uniforms are pretty sharp, Baylor seems to be in favor of its neon unis during this March Madness tournament. What a shame.

ESPN Stats and Information  

ESPN's BPI breaks down who has the best chance to reach the elusive Final Four -- with three (fairly) clear frontrunners, including fourth-seeded Florida.

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17hJason Sobel

Emotional Day concedes match: 'Family is first'

Defending Match Play champion Jason Day has withdrawn from the tournament after six holes, telling reporters through tears that his mother has lung cancer and is scheduled for surgery Friday.

Tim MacMahon ESPN Staff Writer 

Dirk Nowitzki is no threat to take Dak Prescott's job.

Cuban advocates for more practice time (1:55)
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Mark Cuban: Science dictates player rests

Mavericks owner Mark Cuban dishes on the increase in player rests in the NBA, the importance of practice time to player health, how to address the situation, his bond with Dirk Nowitzki and Adam Silver's memo.

Cuban: 'I grew up with Dirk' (0:53)
Kiper considers Peppers 'wild card' of draft (0:58)
Why you should be excited about the Sweet 16 (1:13)