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Univ. of Texas men's AD Steve Patterson is tasked with making another key hire in the wake of the school's announcement that men's basketball coach Rick Barnes "will not return after 17 seasons." Barnes, who made $2.55M this past season, "has a buyout" of $1.75M that "would have d...
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adidas has reached an agreement with the USOC to become an official outfitter of the 2000 and ''04 Olympic teams and will design and manufacture the award ceremony uniforms for all U.S. team athletes.
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The Women''s World Cup resumes tonight with four games, including the U.S.-Nigeria match at Chicago''s Soldier Field. Last night in DC, Norway defeated Canada before 16,448 at Jack Kent Cooke Stadium.
The A''s and the Andy Dolich-led group "are close to agreement on a draft of a contract to sell the team," according to Rick DelVecchio of the S.F. CHRONICLE. A''s attorneys, the Dolich group and MLB