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Georgia hangs on to beat Penn State in TaxSlayer Bowl

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Four games into the 2015 season, the Georgia Bulldogs were riding high. They were 4-0 and ranked number 8 in the country. An SEC championship and the College Football Playoffs were reasonable expectations. After a disastrous home loss to Alabama, the Bulldogs’ season went downhill. Heisman candidate Nick Chubb went down with an injury. Coach Mark Richt was let go at season’s end. Instead of a spot in the playoffs, Georgia found themselves in the TaxSlayer Bowl on Saturday against…

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FSU women seek 2nd straight national soccer title

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The third Big Ten vs. ACC Challenge of the week is set for Sunday, but this one will determine far more than conference bragging rights. A soccer national championship awaits the winner. Defending national champion and top national seed Florida State (18-2-2) is seeking its second consecutive NCAA title. The Seminoles will face conference foe and No. 3 seed Duke (13-5-5) in Friday’s second game of the College Cup national semifinals being played in Cary, North Carolina. Friday’s first game…

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