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High school sports group could face overhaul

A measure overhauling the Florida High School Athletic Association -- and opening the door to the group possibly being replaced in two years -- was approved Thursday by the House Education Committee on a nearly party-line vote.

Khan: Jaguars perception is no accident

Sam Kouvaris commentary: Team owner Shad Khan clearly enjoys his team(s), acknowledging that the football side of the operation has to get better, saying: "Our actions have to speak louder than our words."

Tickets on sale for The Players 2015

Tickets to the May 5-10 tournament at Sawgrass are now on sale online and at Publix grocery stores.

Sam: Bradley says fans 'deserve better'

Jaguars coach Gus Bradley covered a wide variety of subjects during the AFC coaches breakfast at the NFL owners meetings but was particularly animated when talking about the culture he’s working to develop in the organization.

Sam: Jags willing to spend on & off field

There’s a lot of business being discussed at the annual NFL Meeting in Phoenix but much of the discussion of course is about football.

NFL suspends TV blackouts for 2015

The NFL will not block any games from local television during the 2015 season.

Sam: Changes coming from NFL owners?

The owners will talk about rules changes and television contracts, discuss trends and changes on and off the field, and also be exposed to new ideas from vendors, data purveyors and others invited to the annual NFL owners meeting.

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Sam: 'March Madness in town: What fun'

Everything about the NCAA Tournament is fun and Jacksonville is the perfect venue for five days of basketball, the beach and enjoyment. Somehow, the three times the tournament has been here the weather has been great.

Matt Every defends title at Bay Hill

Matt Every won the Arnold Palmer Invitational for the second straight year, making an 18-foot birdie putt on the 18th hole at Bay Hill to beat Henrik Stenson and earn another trip back to the Masters.

Keselowksi wins at California

Brad Keselowski roared past Kurt Busch on the final lap and held off streaking Kevin Harvick to win at Fontana on Sunday, earning his first NASCAR victory of the season in a wild finish.

Georgia State's Cinderella Run Ends

All the focus was on Georgia State's bench because of Ron Hunter, the coach's torn Achilles tendon, and the now famous stool he used to work the sidelines in the NCAA Tournament.

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North Carolina gets past Arkansas

Fourth-seeded North Carolina added one more Sweet 16 appearance to its historic resume with an 87-78 victory against the No. 5 Hogs at Veterans Memorial Arena, sending the Tar Heels to the third round next weekend.

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2015 NCAA Tournament in photos

With the Sweet 16 field now set for the 2015 Men's NCAA Basketball Tournament, check out some memorable photos from all the action on the court.