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Dramatic buzzer-beater earns Villanova NCAA title

Villanova beats North Carolina in final of NCAA Tournament, wins first title since 1985.

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Tuesday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports headlines today.

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Arcidiacono grew up Villanova fan, becomes Final Four MVP

The Pennsylvania kid born nine years after Villanova's only other title in 1985 scored 16 points in the championship game.

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NCAA Championship Alumni: Jordan, Massimino in the house

HOUSTON (AP)— MJ was in the house. Coach Rollie, too. Michael Jordan was at NRG Stadium to watch his North…

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Duke’s Brandon Ingram declares for NBA Draft after 1 season

Brandon Ingram has made it official — he's the latest one-and-done player to come through Duke.

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CHAMPS: Villanova’s Kris Jenkins hits buzzer beater to top UNC

Villanova wins their first national title since 1985, when the Wildcats shocked Georgetown.

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Shaq, Iverson, Yao lead Hall of Fame class of 2016

Shaquille O'Neal, Allen Iverson, Tom Izzo and modern-day basketball pioneers Yao Ming and Sheryl Swoopes headline the 2016 Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame class announced Monday.

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NCAA: Brotherly battle between Jenkins, Britt for national title

Tip-off between North Carolina vs. Villanova is scheduled for 6:19pm tonight. Hear all the action on KPUG 1170AM.

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Tiger out of the Masters

Tiger Woods will miss the Masters for only the second time since his tournament debut in 1995, saying he is "not physically ready" for the year's opening major.

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Hard-luck Cubs open season as World Series favorites

Though they were ultimately swept by the New York Mets in the National League Championship Series, going deep into the postseason was a victory of sorts for long-suffering Cubs fans.

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Herman wins Houston Open to earn Masters invite

American journeyman Jim Herman earned a last-minute invitation to the Masters when he secured a one-stroke victory at the Houston Open on Sunday.

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North Carolina, Villanova meet for college title

North Carolina will play in their 10th NCAA men's basketball championship game in Houston on Monday after beating Syracuse 83-66 to set up a final against the Villanova Wildcats.

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Monday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of today's sports headlines.

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The 2016 MLB season opens with three games

Royals hold off Mets in opening rematch of World Series, Liriano dominates and the Pirates open with win over Cardinals, and Stroman solid in 1st opening day start as the Blue Jays beat the Rays

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Tuck and Stewart lead UConn back to the title game

Morgan Tuck scored 21 points and Breanna Stewart added 16 to help UConn rout Oregon State in record fashion Sunday night in the women's Final Four.

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Hield gets another player of year trophy after Final 4 loss

Oklahoma senior guard Buddy Hield has won the James A. Naismith Trophy as the nation's top college player.

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Kyle Busch wins again for weekend sweep at Martinsville

Kyle Busch pulled away on a restart with 11 laps to go and outran AJ Allmendinger to the finish for his first NASCAR Sprint Cup Series victory at Martinsville Speedway.

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It’s Villanova vs. UNC for the NCAA title

Villanova flipped the script on Oklahoma and North Carolina showed why it's the only No. 1 seed left standing.

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Spurs set franchise record with 64th win, remain undefeated at home

San Antonio never trailed and topped its 63-win season in 2005-06. The Spurs also extended their NBA-record home winning streak to start the season to 39 games.

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick (7) passes the ball in the first half of an NFL football game against the New Orleans Saints in New Orleans, Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013.

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AP Source: Kaepernick meets with Elway

The person, who spoke on condition of anonymity because of the sensitive nature of the talks, said they met Thursday, the same day Kaepernick's $11.9 million salary for this season became guaranteed.

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18yo arrested on suspicion of abandoning son in Everett dumpster

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Police got a tip this week that she had been pregnant and then appeared not to be pregnant anymore, refusing to talk about what happened.

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Ulta Beauty and Sephora coming to Bellingham

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Ulta Beauty is setting up shop next to Abercrombie and Fitch in the Bellis Fair Mall, and Sephora will be opening in JC Penny.

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National pharmaceutical company forced to pay state $23 million

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The State Attorney General says drug-maker Wyeth, which is owned by Pfizer, underpaid Medicaid.

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Bellingham man is sentenced to nine months for rape

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it could have been much longer.

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A rental scam to watch out for in Whatcom County

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The scammer was obviously hoping to get money before the renters learned it was a scam.