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Andy Lyons/Getty Images(CHAPEL HILL, N.C.) -- There’s no snooze button for buzzer-beating North Carolina forward, Luke Maye.

After a long night of dominating the court, sending the Tar Heels to the Final Four in the NCAA college basketball tournament, Maye showed up for his 8 a.m. business class. He was greeted by a standing ovation from his classmates.

Maye helped bring the Tar Heels to victory in the Elite Eight game against Kentucky, scoring a game-winning 3-point shot with only 0.3 seconds remaining. The Tar Heels on the game 75 to 73.

Next up for Maye and The Heels is a semi-final game against the Oregon Ducks in Glendale, Arizona, on Saturday.

@DavidGrzyTV yes I do

— Jack Sewell (@JackSewell_) March 27, 2017

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iStock/Thinkstock(LAS VEGAS) -- It's official. The Oakland Raiders are relocating to Las Vegas.

On Monday, National Football League team owners voted 31 to 1 to approve the franchise's move, starting with the 2019 season.

"The Raiders were born in Oakland and Oakland will always be part of our DNA," Raiders owner Mark Davis said in a statement. "We know that some fans will be disappointed and even angry, but we hope that they do not direct that frustration to the players, coaches and staff. We plan to play at the Coliseum in 2017 and 2018, and hope to stay there as the Oakland Raiders until the new stadium opens. We would love nothing more than to bring a championship back to the Bay Area."

There is still some work to be done before the Raiders can relocate, however. Although Las Vegas and the franchise have financing for a new stadium, there is no stadium site yet and no lease agreement.

The move in 2018 will mark the Raiders' third relocation since the team was founded in 1960. The franchise is also the third NFL team to move in over a year, following the Chargers and Rams in Los Angeles.

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iStock/Thinkstock(EULESS, Texas) -- Already accustomed to winning on the mat, transgender teen wrestler Mack Beggs can now enjoy another victory -- a change in policy that will allow him to compete in some matches against boys, the gender with which he identifes.

The organization that governs amateur wrestling in the United States recently changed its policy to allow transgender wrestlers to compete against the gender which they declare as their own.

Thanks to the new rule by USA Wrestling, Beggs, a 17-year-old junior at Trinity High School in Euless who is transitioning to male, can compete against boys in offseason, non-school events.

But in school competitions, Beggs will still have to wrestle girls -- a fact that has made him a target of criticism.

The student won the Texas state girls' title in wrestling last month, capping off a season in which he was undefeated -- but one that drew controversy.

Beggs has not yet completed his transition to male and he is undergoing doctor-prescribed testosterone treatments. Critics had questioned whether these treatments gave him an unfair advantage over girls, and one parent filed a lawsuit against the state's school-athletics governing body in an attempt to block Beggs from competing in the girls’ division when he is a senior next year.

After winning his 110-pound weight class in the state tournament, Beggs told ESPN he would prefer to compete against boys but that the University Interscholastic League, which oversees athletics in Texas's public primary and secondary schools, requires him to wrestle under the gender listed on his birth certificate.

“Because I’m a guy. It just makes more sense [to wrestle boys],” Beggs told ESPN. “Boys' wrestling is hard. It's really, really hard. But I'll do it. If it means wrestling with the guys, I'll do it.”

Beggs added that he's been "holding back" on testosterone treatments, taking lower doses, so as to be fair when wrestling girls.

"I don't want to cheat," he told ESPN. "That's not something I do. I don't cheat."

The University Interscholastic League allows Beggs to compete against girls even though he is taking testosterone. But the organization has a rule, which it says was approved through a referendum of its member school superintendents, that a student athlete's gender is based on his or her birth certificate.

The University Interscholastic League also notes on its website that under Texas law, people can go to court to change the gender on their birth certificate.

"The [league] strives to provide fair and equitable competitions for all students" and follows "a transparent process to make the rules that govern" competitions, the organization says on its website.

In contrast to the state organization's policy, USA Wrestling's has adopted the new policy that says wrestlers who transition before puberty shall be regarded as the gender with which they identify. The policy was adopted at the organization's executive meeting March 14.

The athlete need only have “declared that his gender identity is male” or that “her gender identity is female,” the new policy policy states.

Tony Black, USA Wrestling’s director of state services, told ABC News affiliate WFAA-TV that the new policy is in line with International Olympic Committee guidelines adopted last year that remove all surgical requirements for transgender athletes to compete in Olympics and other international events concordant with their gender identity.

Black told WFAA-TV that USA Wrestling's policy change grew out of “a changing culture and ensuring that we’re in line with the International Olympic Committee recommendations on this exact matter.”

Beggs told ESPN in his interview earlier this month that he has been taunted with slurs and boos during competitions. Some people “just automatically want to call me a cheater,” he said.

The teen said Texas' school athletic policymakers should “change the laws and then watch me wrestle the boys.”

"I mean, I've been winning before, when I didn't have testosterone," he told ESPN. "But now that, you know, I'm actually winning winning, people want to go crazy."

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Phil Ellsworth / ESPN Images(DALLAS) -- Seattle Seahawks quarterback Trevone Boykin was arrested in Dallas on misdemeanor charges of marijuana possession and public intoxication Monday morning after a car crash.

Boykin, 23, was a passenger in the car driven by 25-year-old Shabrika Bailey that struck pedestrians and a night club, injuring eight people, according to police. None of the injuries were considered life-threatening, but seven were sent to local hospitals, police said.

Bokin was held on $500 bond at the Dallas County Jail, according to ESPN.

In his college career, the quarterback was previously arrested in San Antonio, Texas, two days before the 2016 Alamo Bowl after a bar fight. He was charged with assaulting a public servant, public intoxication, and resisting arrest. After pleading guilty, Boykin was placed on one year probation, ordered to attend alcohol awareness and anger management classes, and serve 80 hours of community service.

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Mexican Attorney General’s Office(NEW YORK) -- A Massachusetts politician honored Houston's police department Monday morning for its role in recovering Tom Brady's stolen jersey from the 2017 Super Bowl.

The police department accepted a commendation from Massachusetts state representative Harold Naughton, who chairs the state's public safety and homeland safety committee, while Naughton was on a trip to Texas.

Matt Slinkard of the Houston police department praised his officers for taking the lead in the investigation and partnering with other groups including the Texas Rangers, the FBI and NFL after the quarterback's jersey went missing after the New England Patriots' Feb. 5, 2017, Super Bowl victory.

Naughton said the "tremendous job that was done with the entire handling of the Super Bowl ... means a great deal."

"When that jersey went missing, all of Patriots Nation was concerned," Naughton said. "But we had tremendous faith in the people here, in the law enforcement."

Naughton applauded the police department's "valiant efforts" to recovery Brady's stolen jersey.

"We take our politics and our sports pretty seriously up in Massachusetts and in New England," he said. "These things mean a lot to us were very nostalgic about our sports teams."

Houston police chief Art Acevedo said last week that the jersey was found in Mexico.

A former Mexican newspaper director, Mauricio Ortega, is accused of reaching into the star quarterback's bag after the Patriots' win and then sneaking away with the valuable jersey, officials said.

The NFL said the jersey was part of a larger haul that was in the possession of a credentialed member of the press. Brady's jersey from the Patriots’ 2015 Super Bowl win over the Seattle Seahawks was also recovered, officials said.

Brady's 2017 Super Bowl jersey had an estimated value of $500,000, according to a complaint filed with the Houston Police Department in February.

Brady, listed as the complainant in the Feb. 6 police report, told reporters the day after the Super Bowl, "I put it in the bag, and then I came out and it wasn't there anymore. So it's unfortunate because that's a nice piece of memorabilia. So if it shows up on eBay somewhere, someone let me know."

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iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Here are the latest scores and winners:


Houston 5, Washington 1
Texas 3, L.-A. Dodgers 2
Oakland 11, Milwaukee 1
Seattle 7, Cincinnati 6
Chi. White Sox 4, San Francisco  3
Cleveland 6,  Arizona 5


Toronto 4, Detroit 3
Boston 7,  Minnesota 2
N.-Y. Yankees 7, Tampa Bay 4
Baltimore 2,  Toronto 1
Kansas City 8,  L.A. Angels  7


Philadelphia 6, Pittsburgh 3
St. Louis 3, Miami  0
N.-Y. Mets 8, Atlanta 2
San Diego 9, Chi Cubs 4
Chi. Cubs 22, Cincinnati 4
Colorado 4, San Diego 1


Brooklyn 107,  Atlanta 92
Charlotte 120,  Phoenix 106
Sacramento 98,  L.A. Clippers 97
Chicago 109,  Milwaukee 94
Houston 137,  Oklahoma City 125
Boston 112,  Miami 108
Indiana 107, Philadelphia 94
Golden State 106,  Memphis 94
New Orleans 115,  Denver 90
Portland 97,  L.A. Lakers 81


OT/Detroit 3,  Minnesota 2
OT/Dallas 2,  New Jersey 1
Philadelphia 6,  Pittsburgh 2
Winnipeg 2,  Vancouver 1
Anaheim  6,  N.-Y. Rangers 3


(1) North Carolina 75,  (2) Kentucky 73
(7) South Carolina 77,  (4) Florida 70

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Phil Ellsworth/ESPN Images(NEW YORK) -- The Final Four of the NCAA Tournament is set, with one more impressive victory after another filling out the final two spots.

In Sunday's first game, seventh seeded South Carolina took on fourth seeded Florida in an SEC mathcup. By the end of the first half, the Gamecocks were down 40-33, but South Carolina's defense came alive in the second half.

SC held the Gators to no three pointers and outscored them 44-30 in the second, to advance to their first Final Four in program history with a 77-70 victory. The Gamecocks take on first seeded Gonzaga, who also made their first Final Four, next Saturday.

The second game featured first seeded North Carolina take on second seeded Kentucky. The two met in one of the best games of the regular season, with the Wildcats defeating the Tar Heels 103-100.

Much like that contest, this game was tight until the end. Kentucky's Malik Monk hit a three to tie the game at 73. As Tar Heel fans were flashing back to last year's final, when they lost on a heartbreaking buzzer beater to Villanova, UNC drove down the court and Luke Maye hit a jumper with under a second to go to seal the victory for North Carolina.


Déjà vu.

Seconds after Malik Monk tied the game with a clutch 3, Luke Maye hit the game-winner for UNC. #SCtop10

— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) March 27, 2017


UNC will play third seeded Oregon on Saturday. 

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iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- ESPN reports NFL commissioner Roger Goodell wrote to Oakland Mayor Libby Schaff, criticizing Oakland's solution to keep the Raiders in their city while NFL owners are preparing to vote on whether to allow the franchise to move to Las Vegas.

In the letter Goodell sent Friday, which was obtained by ESPN, the NFL commissioner claims:

"The material that we reviewed earlier today ... confirms that key issues that we have identified as threshold considerations are simply not resolvable in a reasonable time... and in that respect, the information sent today does not present a proposal that is clear and specific, actionable in a reasonable time frame and free of major contingencies."

ESPN reports Goodell sent the letter on the same day Oakland and its partners submitted a revised financial plan to fund a new stadium. In the proposal, the city would construct a $1.3 billion mixed-use stadium on the southern edge of the Oakland Alameda Coliseum, which the Raiders and Oakland Athletics of Major League Baseball currently share.

Goodell added that he has concerns about Oakland having two professional teams, saying, "The long-term nature of the commitment to the A's remains a significant complication, and the resolution of that issue remains unknown."

Other cities, such as Seattle, Baltimore, and Arlington, Texas, have multiple professional clubs with similar set ups to what is being proposed by Oakland.

The Raiders need two thirds of NFL owners to vote yes (24 of 32) to receive approval for a move. Owners can vote as early as Monday on Raiders' owner Mark Davis' application to move the team to Las Vegas.

Las Vegas has already pledged $750 million in public funding to build a new stadium for the team.

The Raiders moved back and forth from Oakland to Los Angeles over its 58 season-franchise history, spending 45 of them in Oakland.

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Eddie Perlas/ESPN Images(BLOOMINGTON, Indiana) -- The Indiana Hoosiers have hired Archie Miller to become the next head coach of their men's basketball team according to an ESPN report.

Miller will leave the University of Dayton, where he served as head coach for the past six years. He brought the Flyers to the NCAA Tournament in each of his final four seasons with the school, leading the program to a surprise Elite Eight appearance in 2014.

ESPN reports Miller agreed to a seven-year deal worth $3.5 million annually.

Miller released a statement on Saturday, saying:

"I am honored to be the head coach at Indiana University. IU is one of the greatest basketball programs and academic institutions in the country, and I cannot wait to get started. With peerless fan support, outstanding facilities and tradition, a beautiful campus, and located in one of the most fertile recruiting areas in the country, IU is a dream destination for me and my family."

Miller replaces Tom Crean, who the Hoosiers dismissed on March 16 after nine seasons.

Dayton says it is already searching for Miller's replacement.

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iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Oregon and Gonzaga won their Elite Eight matchups to become the first two teams in the 2017 NCAA Tournament to reach the Final Four. No. 1 Gonzaga first defeated No. 11 Xavier 83-59 to win the West Region, and No. 3 Oregon upset No. 1 Kansas 74-60 to win the Midwest Region.

The Bulldogs (36-1) reached the Final Four for the first time in the history of the program by dominating the lowest-seeded team remaining in the tournament. ESPN notes Gonzaga is also the first team from the West Coast Conference (WCC) to reach the Final Four in 60 years.

Gonzaga played efficient offense, converting 50% of their three point shots in the game, and held Xavier (24-14) to under 60 points for the first time in the tournament.

Xavier star Trevon Bluiett, who was held to 10 points, told reporters, "They were just locked in."

Head coach Mark Few said after his team's victory, "Just an incredible feeling of elation and satisfaction. It's been a long, hard journey to get this program here."

Gonzaga will face the winner of Sunday's South Carolina-Florida Elite Eight matchup in the Final Four next week.

Coming off an Elite Eight loss last season, the Oregon Ducks (33-5) handily beat Kansas (31-5), one of the top-performing teams in the tournament.

The victory marks the Ducks' first Final Four appearance since the 1938-39 season, nearly 80 years.

Ducks' guard Tyler Dorsey was the game's top scorer, notching 27 points in 35 minutes, and forward Jordan Bell was a force defensively, blocking eight shots and nearly recording a triple-double.

Oregon head coach Dana Altman told the media after the victory, ""You feel so good for so many people. It's a team effort. You feel good for a lot of people."

Oregon will take on the winner of Sunday's Elite Eight matchup between No. 1 North Carolina and No. 2 Kentucky.

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