Washington Post: Obama proposes new wilderness protections in ANWR

In a move that the state Congressional delegation calls a 'war declaration' on Alaska's future, President Obama will propose designating 1.4 million acres of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge as wilderness, according to the Washington Post. 

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Running backs stand out at Senior Bowl

North wins Senior Bowl 34-13

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The Senior Bowl is like any other all-star game. It caters more to the fans than scouts, with coaches more concerned with divvying up playing time than actually winning the game, won by the North 34-13.

Lawsuit: UNC and NCAA broke promises to athletes

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Two former athletes who took so-called paper classes at the University of North Carolina have filed a lawsuit against the school and the NCAA.

Top 25 roundup: No. 2 Virginia routs Georgia Tech

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The second-ranked Virginia Cavaliers extended their home winning streak to 21 with a 57-28 lockdown win over Georgia Tech on Thursday night.

Top 25 roundup: North Carolina wins fourth straight

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Forward Brice Johnson scored 19 points, and No. 15 North Carolina pulled away in the second half to defeat Wake Forest 87-71 Wednesday night at Lawrence Joel Coliseum.

Top 25 roundup: Coach K earns win No. 999

Mike Krzyzewski, Tyus Jones, 999th victory

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Freshman guard Tyus Jones matched his season high with 22 points as fifth-ranked Duke drubbed Pittsburgh 79-65 Monday night at Cameron Indoor Stadium, giving coach Mike Krzyzewski his 999th career coaching victory.

Kentucky too much for Alabama

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TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- There were some exciting stretches but never an uncomfortable moment for No. 1 Kentucky.

NCAA proposal could restore Penn State wins

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Joe Paterno could soon regain his title as the winningest coach in major college football history.

The 112 Penn State victories that the NCAA voided -- 111 of them Paterno's -- when it sanctioned Penn State University following the Jerry Sandusky scan...

Top 25 roundup: Baylor beats Iowa State on Chery's shot

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Baylor guard Kenny Chery hit a jumper from just outside the lane with four seconds left to lift the 22nd-ranked Bears to a thrilling, 74-73 win over the 11th-ranked Iowa State Cyclones on Wednesday night at the Ferrell Center.

Top 25 roundup: Miami upsets Duke

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Miami guard Angel Rodriguez scored 24 points as the Hurricanes used a sterling second half to stun fourth-ranked Duke 90-74 in an Atlantic Coast Conference game Tuesday night at Cameron Indoor Stadium.

Vegas likes Buckeyes to repeat

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Less than a day after Ohio State won the first College Football Playoff national championship, the Buckeyes were made the early favorite to repeat their feat next season.

Championship scores largest cable audience ever for ESPN

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Ohio State may have hoisted the championship trophy Monday night, but ESPN is true winner.

Mariota weighs options after loss

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Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota wasn't in the mood to discuss his legacy and future Monday night, and rightfully so.

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