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Shaneah Jenkins, the girlfriend of Odin Lloyd, and Ursula Ward, the mother of Odin Lloyd, hold hands while photographs of Lloyd's body are shown as evidence in the murder trial of former New England Patriots NFL football player Aaron Hernandez at Bristol County Superior Court, Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015, in Fall River, Mass. Hernandez is charged in the murder of Odin Lloyd in 2013.

Mom mouths ‘my baby’ as son’s body shown in Hernandez trial

The mother of the man former NFL player Aaron Hernandez is charged with killing has mouthed the words "my baby, my baby" as photos of his body in the morgue were shown in court.

Kansas State fans rush the floor following an NCAA college basketball game against Kansas at Bramlage Coliseum in Manhattan, Kan., Monday, Feb. 23, 2015. Kansas State defeated Kansas 70-63.

K-State apologizes to Kansas for court-storming incident

Kansas State athletic director John Currie has promised to review the school's security procedures after an upset of eighth-ranked Kansas on Monday night turned into a chaotic scene as students and fans rushed the court.

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Browns roll out ‘new’ logo with modified helmet colors

Browns president Alec Scheiner said the team went through a two-year evaluation process in designing the new logos and uniforms. The Browns did consider putting a logo on the helmet.


Lawmaker seeks to ban chewing tobacco in baseball

MLB players would be banned from using chewing tobacco under the first bill in a nationwide campaign planned by anti-tobacco activists.


Tuesday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports headlines making news today, Tuesday, Feb. 24.


WATCH: Byron Jones shatters NFL combine record

The UConn cornerback delivered a performance for the ages, recording an astonishing 12-foot, 3-inch broad jump that set not only a combine record, but what appears to be a world record as well.


Spring training warms up players, winter-weary fans

MLB training camps heat up this week, warming the hearts of fans suffering in the arctic chill of a brutal winter.


FIFA wants to shorten the 2022 World Cup

A task force has recommended the Gulf state hosts a shorter tournament staged over cooler months.

Texas Rangers' Adrian Beltre catches a ball during spring training baseball practice Sunday, Feb. 22, 2015, in Surprise, Ariz.

Rangers rework Beltre’s deal, eliminate right to void 2016

Rangers guarantee Beltre's 2016 salary

Connecticut defensive back Byron Jones runs a drill at the NFL football scouting combine in Indianapolis, Monday, Feb. 23, 2015.

Byron Jones steals show on final day of NFL combine workouts

Jones' long jump breaks combine record

Carolina Panthers running back DeAngelo Williams, right, runs as Seattle Seahawks strong safety Kam Chancellor dives to tackle him during the first half of an NFL divisional playoff football game in Seattle, Saturday, Jan. 10, 2015.

Williams tells TV station Panthers are releasing him

DeAngelo Williams reportedly done in Carolina

New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez waves as he arrives at the Yankees' minor league complex Monday, Feb. 23, 2015, in Tampa, Fla.

Alex Rodriguez reports to Yankees following drug suspension

A-Rod looking to make MLB comeback after year long hiatus

Kentucky mascot performs before the start of an NCAA Midwest Regional final college basketball tournament game against Michigan Sunday, March 30, 2014, in Indianapolis.

Kentucky unanimous No. 1 in AP poll for 4th straight week

Kentucky is the unanimous No. 1 in The Associated Press Top 25 for the fourth straight week. Virginia remained No. 2, followed by Gonzaga at No. 3.


Muhammad Ali and Sonny Liston gloves sold for nearly $1M

The boxing gloves worn during the infamous 1965 rematch have been purchased by an anonymous buyer.


After tense exchange, Hernandez murder trial resumes

The murder trial of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez continues today.


Monday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Monday, Feb. 23.


Olympic swim star Phelps engaged

The most decorated Olympian of all time announced his engagement to Nicole Johnson, a former Miss California USA.


Logano goes from rejection to redemption

It was Logano's maiden visit to Victory Lane in NASCAR's showcase event.


Logano takes first at Daytona 500

Logano finished in front of Kevin Harvick, who won the season title last season and Dale Earnhardt Jr., the winner of the 500 last year.

Matt Kenseth (20), Denny Hamlin (11), Kyle Busch (18) and Paul Menard (27) run laps during a practice session for the Daytona 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series auto race at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Fla., Friday, Feb. 21, 2014.

No Busches in Daytona 500

Kurt Busch was suspended Friday over domestic violence charges against his ex-girlfriend. Kyle was ruled out with a broken right leg and broken left foot following a crash Saturday in the Xfinity Series season opener at Daytona International Speedway.

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Canucks beat Blues in shootout after blowing lead

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The Vancouver Canucks recovered from blowing a three-goal lead for a 6-5 win over the St. Louis Blues on Sunday night.

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UCLA grinds out victory over Washington State

UCLA coach Steve Alford gestures during the second half of his team's NCAA college basketball game against Oregon State, Sunday, March 2, 2014, in Los Angeles. UCLA won 74-69.

UCLA grinded out a 72-67 victory over Washington State on Sunday night that gave the Bruins possession of fourth place in the Pac-12.

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Lillard, Aldridge leads Blazers past Kings

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The Portland Trail Blazers beat the Sacramento Kings 110-99 on Sunday for their third straight victory.

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2015 GNAC Basketball Championship field announced

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The 2015 Great Northwest Athletic Conference Basketball Championship bracket was announced Sunday. Both the WWU men and women qualified for the tournament.