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Sports College athletes ran tax-refund fraud scheme, netted $400K College athletes ran tax-refund fraud scheme, netted $400K
He wore a hoodie and a stocking cap as he made multiple trips to an ATM on a warm day in April 2012, cutting a suspicious enough figure that a concerned citizen tipped off police in the college town. Using surveillance video, they discovered a cornerback for the University of South Dakota's football team was using a preloaded debit card that had been issued for a tax refund.
Sports NFL rising star Aaron Hernandez now set for murder trial NFL rising star Aaron Hernandez now set for murder trial (Photo Gallery)
Aaron Hernandez was once one of the New England Patriots' biggest stars. A tight end who caught passes from Tom Brady and helped land his team a spot in the Super Bowl, he had a $40 million contract. On Friday, he goes on trial for murder.
Sports Ore. players mock Fla. State QB, chant 'No means no!' Ore. players mock Fla. State QB, chant 'No means no!' (Photo Gallery)
Several Oregon players are facing team discipline after celebrating their Rose Bowl win Thursday night by mocking Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston and allegations of sexual assault that have followed the 2013 Heisman Trophy winner the past two years.
Sports Rose Bowl rout! Oregon crushes Florida State 59-20 Rose Bowl rout! Oregon crushes Florida State 59-20 (Photo Gallery)
PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Touchdown. Turnover. Touchdown. Turnover. Touchdown.

And on it went for Oregon.

Marcus Mariota and the Ducks are built for speed and in a flash they turned the first College Football Playoff semifinal game into a Rose Bowl rout.
Sports Jim Harbaugh vows 'excellence' at Michigan Jim Harbaugh vows 'excellence' at Michigan
Ending weeks of speculation, Michigan hired Jim Harbaugh as its coach Tuesday in hopes that its former star quarterback will lead the Wolverines back to national prominence.
Sports AP source: Michigan lands Harbaugh as new coach AP source: Michigan lands Harbaugh as new coach
Former San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh has signed a deal to become the new coach at Michigan, a person with knowledge of the discussions told The Associated Press on Monday.
Sports 3 showdowns highlight final weekend 3 showdowns highlight final weekend
'Tis the season to watch bowl games. So if anyone is dubbing the Panthers-Falcons matchup for the NFC South title the Garbage Bowl, well, let them - while also remembering the winner will make the playoffs.