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Wilson lifts No. 19 Utah past No. 20 USC, 24-21 (Yahoo Sports)

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Travis Wilson threw a 1-yard touchdown pass to Kaelin Clay with 8 seconds left to give No. 19 Utah a 24-21 victory over No. 20 Southern California on Saturday night. Wilson put the Utes (6-1, 3-1 Pac-12) in position for

Ward scores 2, lifts Caps to 3-1 win over Flames (Yahoo Sports)

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Joel Ward scored twice – including the game-winner – to lead the Washington Capitals to a 3-1 victory over the Calgary Flames on Saturday night. Ward’s second of the night 5:31 into the second period broke a 1-1 tie and

Ward scores 2, lifts Caps to 3-1 win over Flames (Yahoo Sports)

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Joel Ward scored twice – including the game-winner – to lead the Washington Capitals to a 3-1 victory over the Calgary Flames on Saturday night. Ward’s second of the night 5:31 into the second period broke a 1-1 tie and

No. 13 Ohio State beats Penn State 31-24 in 2OT (Yahoo Sports)

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STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Quarterback J.T. Barrett scored twice in overtime to help No. 13 Ohio State escape with a 31-24 double-overtime victory over Penn State on Saturday night.       

Petit’s clutch relief carries Giants bullpen again (Yahoo Sports)

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Yusmeiro Petit bounced off the mound pumping his fists and shouting ”Let’s go!” The right-hander from Venezuela certainly has found his swagger this October as a lights-out long man who delivers in the clutch game after game, inning after inning.

Giants surge past Royals 11-4 to tie Series 2-all (Yahoo Sports)

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Down three runs and in danger of getting pushed to the World Series brink, Pablo Sandoval and the San Francisco Giants raised up some Panda-monium. Sandoval’s single set up the tying run in the fifth inning and the 2012 Series

Cooper leads No. 4 Alabama past Tennessee, 34-20 (Yahoo Sports)

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Lane Kiffin figured out a winning strategy for his return to Knoxville. Throw the ball to Amari Cooper early and often. Cooper caught nine passes, scored two touchdowns and set an Alabama school game record with 224 yards receiving to

Zucker and Wild storm Lightning in 7-2 win (Yahoo Sports)

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Jason Zucker is showing why Minnesota Wild coach Mike Yeo was so excited about his team’s depth this season. Zucker scored two goals, and Minnesota routed the Tampa Bay Lightning 7-2 on Saturday night. Zach Parise and Marco Scandella both

Royals lose replay challenge, 1st in World Series (Yahoo Sports)

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Kansas City Royals manager Ned Yost has lost the first instant replay challenge in the World Series under expanded rules this season.       

Crosby, Penguins beat Preds 3-0 (Yahoo Sports)

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After two straight losses, Sidney Crosby made sure there wasn’t a third. Crosby had a goal and two assists and the Pittsburgh Penguins handed the Nashville Predators their first loss in regulation with a 3-0 shutout on Saturday. The Predators