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Louisville upsets No. 1 Syracuse

Louisville upsets No. 1 Syracuse in Freedom Hall finale.

Steelers' Big Ben under investigation

For the second time in a year, Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger is being accused of sexual misconduct, with police investigating him Saturday for an alleged assault at a nightclub in a Georgia college town.

Twins' Nathan leaves with elbow pain

Minnesota Twins closer Joe Nathan has left Saturday's game against the Boston Red Sox because of a problem in his surgically repaired right elbow after walking two of the three batters he faced.

Iditarod begins with run out of Anchorage

Hundreds of sled dogs and thousands of fans lined up along Anchorage's Fourth Avenue on Saturday for the ceremonial start of the 1,100-mile Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race.

Who Dat? Inc. sues NFL Properties, Saints

The company that made a 1983 recording of what became one of the New Orleans Saints' most popular cheers has filed a trademark suit against the state and the team.

Pistons' Stuckey released from hospital

Detroit Pistons guard Rodney Stuckey was "doing well'' and was released from the hospital Saturday afternoon following his collapse on the bench Friday night against the Cleveland Cavaliers.

Burleson tweets that he has joined Lions

Free agent wide receiver Nate Burleson has joined the Detroit Lions.