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Why 2016 will be the year of the Romero sisters

Michigan senior Sierra Romero has replaced Lauren Chamberlain as the face of NCAA softball, while her younger sister, Oklahoma freshman Sydney Romero, is trying to replace Chamberlain as the force of the Sooners' lineup.

Keeping Michael's memory alive through lacrosse (5:55)
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2dDavid Lombardi

Lombardi: Meet Cal swimming's secret weapon

The Cal men's and women's swim teams have a secret weapon on their bench. Fourteen-year-old Jack Zembsch, who has a rare form of dwarfism, has been their inspiration.

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Moments of impact

Kentucky's Jamal Murray claimed the Capital One Cup Impact Performance of the Week after scoring 35 points in a victory over Florida.

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BC stuns BU with OT winner to claim 20th Beanpot

Boston College goalie Thatcher Demko turned away 30 Boston University shots, and the Eagles got an OT winner from Alex Tuch to capture their 20th Beanpot championship with a 1-0 victory.

Tim Casey

Ex-softball player says Kent St. ignored rape claim

A former Kent State softball player said in a suit Tuesday that her coach ignored her rape allegations and that officials failed to follow school policy after the woman reported being attacked.

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Va. Tech runner charged in death of 13-year-old

A Virginia Tech student who had been listed as a member of the cross country team has been charged with murder in the death of a 13-year-old girl whose remains were found in North Carolina.

Impact Performances (0:55)
Michael Phelps crashes the 'Curtain of Distraction' (0:41)
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14dEric Sorenson

Notre Dame, UNO on opposite paths

Notre Dame is on a roll, with a win streak going back to November, but the opposite is true of Nebraska-Omaha, a Frozen Four team a year ago. Check out those trends and more from college hockey.

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Div. II coach ties Summitt for wins at 4-year school

Harry Statham, in his 50th season as McKendree University men's basketball coach matched Pat Summitt's mark for most wins at a four-year school, getting his 1,098th Thursday night.

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Beer, wine to be sold in general seating at CWS

The NCAA will start a one-year pilot program to sell beer and wine in general seating areas at the College World Series in Omaha, Nebraska, and Women's College World Series in Oklahoma City.

Snow swimming is the next big thing (0:16)
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28dMax Olson

Power 5: Team docs get final say on concussions

A new rule, approved during the second annual autonomy session at the NCAA convention, affirms the "unchallengeable autonomous authority" of team trainers and physicians regarding concussions.

North Dakota State wins fifth straight FCS title (1:38)
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8dMyron Medcalf

Rooney rule system proposed for NCAA schools

The Eddie Robinson rule, if adopted, would require NCAA institutions to interview at least one minority candidate for all head-coaching and leadership positions before making their final hires.

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Former NCAA president Albert Witte, 92, dies

Albert Witte, a former NCAA president who taught for six decades at the University of Arkansas School of Law and helped hire then-26-year-old Bill Clinton, has died at the age of 92.

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  • Capital One Performance of the Week

    Kentucky's Jamal Murray claimed the Capital One Cup Impact Performance of the Week after scoring 35 points in a victory over Florida.