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Adam Scott kicks off run-up to Masters Tournament 2016

Adam Scott kicks off run-up to Masters Tournament 2016

Golfer Adam Scott pulled away from Sergio Garcia at the end to grab the Honda Classic by one shot on Sunday, starting his run-up to the upcoming Masters Tournament and a bid for a second green jacket.

Scott, 35, who shared the 54-hole lead with Garcia at PGA National Tournament, this time made it past the par-3 fifteenth hole without incident, closing with even-par seventy on a harsh scoring day.

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Auburn scores 21-0 victory over Indiana State

Auburn scores 21-0 victory over Indiana State

After scoring a 21-0 triumph over Indiana State 21-0 at Jane B. Moore Field on Sunday, the No. 3 Auburn team remains unbeaten at home. The most recent victory capped a 4-0 weekend record as host of the Tiger Invitational.

Auburn (15-1) scored 9 runs before the Sycamores (3-5) received their first chance to bat. Following the third, the Tigers made all 21 of their runs, totaling 19 hits among thirteen different batters. With 5 home runs in the five-inning affair, Auburn matched a season high.

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T.J. Dunans’ return expected to bring significant boost to the Tigers

T.J. Dunans’ return expected to bring significant boost to the Tigers

Point guard T.J. Dunans’ return from a knee injury brought a significant boost to the Tigers earlier this week when they scored 84-81 victory over Georgia, and the team’s coach Bruce Pearl is hoping for more of the same in upcoming games.

Auburn is all set to attempt a season sweep of Alabama in the game scheduled to take place at Coleman Coliseum at 4 p.m. this Saturday on the SEC Network.

Forward Tyler Harris is also expected to return to the lineup and play in this Saturday’s game against Alabama. He missed the Georgia game due to a concussion he suffered two games back.

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James Aquino beats Joe Ferrer; Lincolnville fighter drops boxing semifinal

James Aquino beats Joe Ferrer; Lincolnville fighter drops boxing semifinal

James Aquino defeated New Bedford’s Joe Ferrer by in the 114-pound Bantamweight Open Division final at the New England Tournament of Champions held at Lowell Memorial Auditorium in Lowell, Massachusetts.

With his torrid run in the ring in the New England Golden Cloves Thursday night, the 17-year-old Wilcox Tech junior performed so well that all five judges unanimously ruled in favor of his victory.

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Former New England Patriots staffers now in GM roles

Former New England Patriots staffers now in GM roles

A number of formers New England Patriots are now in GM roles, the list of nearly two dozen head coaches/general managers released by the NFL for news conferences showed.

Jason Licht, who is now in GM role for Tampa Bay Buccaneers, had a couple of stints in New England, during 1999-2002 and 2009-2011. His role with the Patriots culminated with his elevation to the position of director of pro personnel.

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New England Patriots should sign Matt Forte this offseason

New England Patriots should sign Matt Forte this offseason

Previous season was statistically Matt Forte’s worst season with 898 yards on 218 carries and 4 touchdowns, and the New England Patriots’ defeat in the AFC championship game against the Broncos revealed that the team has a few holes on its roster that need to be fixed if the team wants to win another Super Bowl.

Many experts believe that if the Patriots signed Forte this offseason it would help the team in a number of ways. It would give the team a much needed running game that it has have been lacking for the past several seasons.

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Gus Malzahn takes Tray Bishop for a ride in new BMW sports car

Gus Malzahn takes Tray Bishop for a ride in new BMW sports car

During Auburn’s “Junior Day” recruiting event last Saturday, head football coach Gus Malzahn took four-star athlete Tray Bishop aside for a quick ride in his newly purchased car BMW i8.

Bishop said he saw many sports cars in his life, but never pictured himself riding in something like Malzahn’s car.

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