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Freshman Jabari Parker struggled against Arizona's defense, notching 19 points on 21 shots in a 72-66 loss.
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Jabari Parker is human

It was fitting that Jabari Parker missed the second of his two free throws with 1:14 left in the game. Same for his meaningless 3-pointer with two seconds left.


The Blue Devil faithful who stuck around until the final whistle had the chance to experience one of the biggest thrills for any fan, Elder writes.
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Storm that field, baby

Those fans loyal enough to stick around for the end of Saturday's game against Miami got to experience the most awe-inspiring event in all of sports—storming a college football field.


Columnist Danny Nolan points to the New York Yankees’ Mariano Rivera’s special connection to the band Metallica to illustrate the connection between sports and music.
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Give me a beat

Metallica's performance at the retirement ceremony for Mariano Rivera showed how music and sports are joined at the hip.