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Linebacker Kevin Snyder #45 of the Rutgers Scarlet Knights celebrates on the shoulders of L.J. Liston #25 following their 41-38 win over the Maryland Terrapins at Byrd Stadium on November 29, 2014 in College Park, Maryland. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Rutgers To Face North Carolina In Quick Lane Bowl

Not only will Rutgers be heading to a bowl game for the fourth year in a row and for the ninth time in 10 seasons, but they are getting a chance to play a school from one of the top five power conferences.

12/08/2014

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Best Golf Courses In The US

Golfers and fans of the sport who attend PGA events can visit some of the best golf courses in America.

06/24/2014

P.J. Hairston during the NBA Draft combine on May 15, 2014 at Quest Multisport in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Gary Dineen/NBAE via Getty Images)

Agent Says Pickless Knicks ‘Very, Very’ Interested In P.J. Hairston

No matter what happens, Hairston’s agent, Juan Morrow, said it wasn’t a waste of time to work out for the legendary Phil Jackson.

06/20/2014

Dr. Maya Angelou (Photo Credit: Steve Exum/Getty Images)

National Action Network Honors Maya Angelou With Harlem March

The National Action Network hosted a rally to honor the life of the late Maya Angelou on Saturday.

05/31/2014

DeAndre Kane #50 and Monte Morris #11 of the Iowa State Cyclones celebrate against the North Carolina Tar Heels during the third round of the 2014 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at the AT&T Center on March 23, 2014 in San Antonio, Texas. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

No. 3 Seed Iowa State Ousts North Carolina 85-83

DeAndre Kane drove for the game-winning layup with 1.6 seconds left and No. 3 seed Iowa State beat North Carolina 85-83 on Sunday, advancing to the Sweet 16 for the first time since 2000.

03/23/2014

LaDontae Henton #23 of the Providence Friars reacts after James Michael McAdoo #43 of the North Carolina Tar Heels hit a free throw during the closing seconds of the Tar Heels 79-77 win during the second round of the 2014 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at AT&T Center on March 21, 2014 in San Antonio, Texas.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

No. 6 North Carolina Survives Scare By Providence

James Michael McAdoo sank two free throws in the final 3.5 seconds, and No. 6 seed North Carolina rallied to beat 11th-seeded Providence 79-77 Friday night.

03/21/2014

Jabari Parker #1 of the Duke Blue Devils (credit: Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Five Things: NCAA Tournament Bids And Wichita’s Perfection

In the major conferences, Florida completed an undefeated regular season in the SEC and Cincinnati and Louisville tied atop the American.

03/10/2014

Jermaine Marshall of the Arizona State Sun Devils drives to the basket on February 14, 2014. (Photo by Ralph Freso/Getty Images)

Rothstein: Monday Morning College Hoops Notebook; Marshall, Marcus & More

Jermaine Marshall has been one of the nation’s best transfers. And because of that the Sun Devils are in position to make the NCAA Tournament for the first time since 2009.

02/17/2014

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2 U.S. Marines From New York Killed In North Carolina Car Crash

Nicholas S. Buscarnera, of Mastic Beach, and Skyler D. Way, of Gouverneur, were killed after the car they were in crashed into a canal just off Catfish Lake Road in Craven County, N.C. Both men were 19.

01/08/2014

FILE - A U.S. Coast Guard helicopter. (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Long Island Man Believed Missing Off Of Cape May Coast

The Coast Guard on Saturday suspended its search off the New Jersey coast for a missing Long Island, man, a day after his sailboat was found adrift nine miles out to sea with no one aboard.

12/07/2013

North Carolina Walmart Brawl

Holiday Shoppers Break Into Brawls Across The Country

Black Friday turned into Bad Friday for multiple shoppers across the country, including those at several stores in the Tri-State Area.

11/30/2013

Brooklyn DA Charles Hynes announces indictment of gun trafficker Christopher "Country" McPhaul, October 16, 2013. (credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

DA: Gun Trafficker Indicted For Illegally Selling Weapons To Undercover NYPD Detective

Christopher ‘Country’ McPhaul is accused of traveling to North Carolina to buy or steal weapons that he would then sell on the streets of Brooklyn, according to authorities.

10/16/2013

Army Officers' Freedom Run

Army Officers Take 6-Day, 500-Mile Run To Ground Zero

A small group of U.S. Army officers arrived at ground zero in Lower Manhattan, concluding a six-day, 500-mile relay run.

08/17/2013

Head coach Leonard Hamilton of the Florida State Seminoles (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Rothstein: This And That Around NCAA Basketball; Wiggins’ Call, Duke-UCLA At MSG & More

Andrew Wiggins, the consensus No. 1 prospect in the Class of 2013 is expected to make his college decision in the early portion of this week.

05/13/2013

Andrew Wiggins (Photo by Sam Forencich)

Rothstein Files: Breaking Down The 4 Potential Destinations For Andrew Wiggins

We can’t fully project next year’s Top 25 in college basketball because arguably the best player in the sport has still yet to decide on his destination.

05/07/2013

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