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Kentucky benefits when Cousins controls his emotions

When volatile freshman DeMarcus Cousins keeps his cool, Kentucky heats up.

Blog of UFC 108: Evans earns big win

Rashad Evans can fight his bitter rival after winning at UFC 108

Jays' Encarnacion suffers burned face in fireworks mishap

Toronto Blue Jays infielder Edwin Encarnacion was burned in the face by fireworks while celebrating the new year in his native Dominican Republic.

Texas Tech wins Alamo Bowl

Texas Tech takes on Michigan State in the Alamo Bowl.

Vols' Pearl apologizes to Summitt, fans for players' arrests

Tennessee coach Bruce Pearl apologized on Saturday to fans and fellow coach Pat Summitt for the arrests of four members of the 14th-ranked men's basketball team.

Cal star RB Best to enter NFL draft

California star tailback Jahvid Best will skip his senior season and enter the NFL draft.

Ole Miss survives 5 turnovers to win Cotton Bowl

Dexter McCluster gave Mississippi fans a finale to remember, rushing for 182 yards and two touchdowns, including the go-ahead 2-yard run on a direct snap with 4:03 left as the Rebels beat No. 21 Oklahoma State 21-7 in the Cotton Bowl on Saturday.