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Virginia Basketball Defeats George Washington 59-42

The Hoos keep rolling and beat GW 59-42.

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This week’s top sports shots

A look at some of the biggest plays and best wins that happened this week in sports.

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This weekend’s sports schedule

A complete look at this weekend's sports schedule.

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NFL’s Peterson vows never to use ‘switch’ again

The suspended Vikings running back says he was startled to the injuries his discipline caused to his son.

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Friday’s Sports Minute

Here is a look at some of the sports headlines making news today, Friday, Nov. 21.

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L.A. Kings’ Slava Voynov charged with domestic violence

Defenseman Slava Voynov was charged with felony domestic violence for allegedly attacking his wife at their home.

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Raiders stun Chiefs for first win of the season

The Oakland Raiders earned their first win in more than a year as rookie quarterback Derek Carr rallied the team.

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Buffalo Bills: $10/hour plus tickets to help us dig out

The stadium is buried under 220,000 tons of snow and the team is scrambling to shovel it all in time for Sunday's game.

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NBA trailblazer Collins: Remember me as ‘good teammate’

Jason Collins says he wants to be remembered as a good teammate than as the first openly gay player in major American sports.

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Tougher Tests on Horizon for ‘Hoos

By Jeff White (jwhite@virginia.edu) CHARLOTTESVILLE – Off to its best start in six seasons under head coach Tony Bennett, the…

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Thursday’s Sports Minute

Here is a look at some of the sports headlines you'll be talking about today, Thursday, Nov. 20.

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NBA suspends Taylor for domestic violence

Charlotte Hornets forward Jeff Taylor was suspended after pleading guilty to misdemeanor domestic violence assault.

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Lawyers for NFL, players defend concussion deal

A proposed multimillion-dollar settlement for concussions sustained while playing football has been criticized for being "inadequate."

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Seattle’s media-shy Lynch fined $50K for silence

Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch has been fined for not speaking to reporters after Sunday's loss.

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Jason Collins, first openly gay NBA player, retires

Collins, a 7-foot defensive specialist, played for six teams during his 13-year NBA career.

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Wednesday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports headlines you'll be talking about today, Wednesday, Nov. 19.

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Tide takes top spot

The Tide has turned in the latest College Football Playoff ranking.

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Tiger Woods lashes out over Jenkins’ parody

The veteran golfer shot back at writer Dan Jenkins for penning a satirical interview, calling it "a grudge-fueled piece of character assassination."

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NBA’s Dwight Howard being investigated for child abuse

Authorities in Georgia are investigating allegations against the Houston Rockets star Dwight Howard.

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No. 9 Virginia Takes Down South Carolina State, 75-55

The Hoos keep rolling, and improve to 3-0.

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