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Virginia Athletics
Sophomore Joe McCarthy had a grand slam for Virginia on Wednesday.


ESPN.com | Who's the next Virginia? Read the Story
Are there more sleeping giants in the college baseball universe? Is there another Virginia waiting to emerge? Here are a few suggestions, both among big-name programs and in the mid-major ranks.

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Alabama's RB Tyren Jones carries the ball during the A-Day game at Bryant-Denny Stadium.
SB Nation | Spring practice is over. Now what? Read the Story
Spring games are signaling the end of college football's first major offseason period. Fall camp doesn't start until August. Now what? All-SEC tight end Phil Lutzenkirchen explains.

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Missouri Athletics
Missouri's Taylor Gadbois is one of college softball best base stealers.
espnW | Gadbois' stolen treasure
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She was the slow one in her family when she was younger. Slower than her older sister and younger brother, at least. Definitely slower than her mother, a former college track athlete. But Dana Austin looked at her daughter's awkward, long-legged strides, reminded of nothing so much as a newborn colt, and told Taylor she would be the fastest one in the family one day. So she is. And perhaps in the country. Now a redshirt sophomore at Missouri, Gadbois has speed to spare.

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