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College World Series: Florida beats LSU for first national championship

Florida scored four runs in the eighth inning to pull away from LSU, and the Gators beat their Southeastern Conference rival 6-1 Tuesday night to complete a two-game sweep in the College World Series finals for their first national title in baseball.

The Gators (52-19) posted the eighth sweep in the 15 years of the best-of-three finals format, and first since 2013.

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Ogwumike helps Sparks win sixth straight, beat Sun, 87-79

The Los Angeles Sparks have been playing a lot better over the last few weeks and their defense has been a big reason why.

Nneka Ogwumike scored 17 of her 21 points in the first half to help the Sparks beat the Connecticut Sun 87-79 on Tuesday night.

“We're getting better defensively,” Los Angeles coach Brian Agler said. “At the start of the season we were one of the bottom two teams.

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Chris Paul, Clippers meet to discuss future

Chris Paul and the Clippers, four days before the NBA’s free-agency period starts, had a meeting Tuesday at his representatives’ offices to discuss their future together, said an NBA executive who was not authorized to speak publicly on the matter.

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Vince Young can't believe he's no longer in the NFL but Ryan Fitzpatrick is

Vince Young hasn’t watched many football games since his NFL career ended almost six years ago when he was only 28.

The former Tennessee Titans and Philadelphia Eagles quarterback explained why to Sports Illustrated’s Greg Bishop.

“I’d see a quarterback and be like, ‘Dude is garbage, and I’m over here in the kitchen cooking turkey necks!?’

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John McEnroe refuses to apologize for his Serena Williams comment

Serena Williams is the greatest women’s tennis player ever. But she would rank between Brazil’s Wilson Leite and Egypt’s Issam Haitham Taweel if she played the men’s circuit.

That’s basically what men’s tennis legend John McEnroe said during an interview Sunday.

Never heard of Leite and Haitham Taweel? McEnroe may not have either. Leite, 25, has played in 26 professional tournaments and is No.

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College World Series: Singer strikes out 12 in Gators' 4-3 win

Florida got a dominant performance from Brady Singer, a big defensive play when LSU was threatening and just enough offense.

Now, after a 4-3 win in Game 1 of the College World Series on Monday night, the Gators are one win from their first national championship in baseball.

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