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7:15 PM: Lauren Hill, a Mount St. Joseph's University women's basketball player with terminal brain cancer, will play her first collegiate game November 2 at Xavier's Cintas Center - and tickets for the game at the 10,000-seat arena sold out in 30 minutes on Wednesday.

7:00 PM: WRAL profiles Adrienne Core, a former Miss North Carolina who now coaches volleyball at Middle Creek High School.

6:45 PM: From The Onion: "Insisting that his prevailing injury could be serious, family members of retired baseball pitcher Curt Schilling reportedly urged the former Red Sox starter Wednesday to finally visit a doctor about his wounded right ankle, which continues to bleed 10 years after Game 6 of the 2004 ALCS."

6:30 PM: Houston Texans receiver Andre Johnson says QB Ryan Fitzpatrick shouldn't be receiving so much of the blame for the team's poor play: "We all need to pick our play up, fix the mistakes we're making and do what we need to do to win. You can't dwell on one person or one guy."

6:15 PM: A motion to remove the current judge in the Adrian Peterson child abuse case was denied on Wednesday. Prosecutors argued that Judge Kelly Chase was biased against them after he referred to one attorney as a "media whore".

6:00 PM: Dean Ross, a former Clemson student band director who helped establish "Tiger Rag" as the school's fight song, died Tuesday at the age of 92.

5:45 PM: The NHL announced that Wednesday's scheduled Senators-Maple Leafs game in Ottawa has been postponed due to today's shootings.

5:30 PM: Roger Federer & Grigor Dimitrov are scheduled for an exhibition match at Madison Square Garden on March 10. Federer has played twice before at MSG, against Pete Sampras in 2008 and against Andy Roddick in 2012.

5:15 PM: UFC fighter Chris Weidman made a surprise visit to a pep rally at his old Baldwin High School in New York last Friday.

5:00 PM: The Florida state attorney's office will not pursue charges against Pittsburgh Steelers Maurkice Pouncey or Miami Dolphins center Mike Pouncey over their alleged involvement in a Miami Beach nightclub fight last July.

4:45 PM: The NFL reportedly sent out an e-mail survey to 2,000 Los Angeles residents about the possibility of bringing a team back to the L.A. area.

4:30 PM: Rutgers receiver Ruhann Peele has a court date next Monday to face simple assault charges over an August 30 arrest.

4:15 PM: Ray Rice has filed a wrongful termination grievance against the Baltimore Ravens for releasing him over his domestic assault case. Rice is seeking $3.5 million that he would have earned with the Ravens this season.

4:00 PM: News 10 San Diego reports University City High School football coach Charles James & his staff are being investigated for alleged hazing and verbal abuse against his players. James & his staff are also accused of encouraging players to bully other players whose parents had made complaints about the abuse.

3:45 PM: Former Buffalo Bills & Indianapolis Colts GM Bill Polian and former Green Bay Packers GM Ron Wolf have been named as finalists for the Pro Football Hall of Fame's new "contributors" category.

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