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Miss State, FSU, Alabama, Auburn in AP poll top 4

The first selection committee top 25 will be released Tuesday night. The pairings for the College Football Playoff will be revealed Dec. 7.

San Francisco Giants manager Bruce Bochy answers questions during a news conference Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014, in San Francisco. The Giants and the Kansas City Royals are scheduled to play Game 3 of the baseball World Series in San Francisco on Friday.

Giants surge past Royals 11-4 to tie Series 2-all

Pence got three hits, drove in three runs, scored twice and made a terrific catch in the ninth inning

LSU head coach Les Miles watches from the sideline in the second half of an NCAA college football game against Florida in Baton Rouge, La., Saturday, Oct. 12, 2013. LSU won 17-6.

No. 24 LSU upends No.3 Mississippi; AP Top 25 scoreboard

LSU upsets Ole Miss and all the scores from around the Top 25.

Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota is shown warming up for an NCAA college football game against UCLA in Eugene, Ore., Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013.

Mariota throws 5 TD’s, No. 6 Oregon beats Cal

Marcus Mariota broke the Oregon record for career passing yards in the No. 6 Ducks' 59-41 victory over California on Friday night.

Kansas City Royals coach Ned Yost speaks during a press conference before Game 1 of baseball's World Series against the San Francisco Giants Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo.

Royals beat Giants 3-2 for 2-1 World Series lead

Herrera, Brandon Finnegan, Wade Davis and Greg Holland combined for four innings of hitless relief, the longest in a Series game in 22 years.

FILE - PGA of America President Ted Bishop speaks next to the Presidents Cup trophy at a news conference at City Hall in San Francisco, in this July 2, 2014 file photo. The PGA of America president referred to Ian Poulter as a little girl on two social media accounts Thursday evening Oct. 23, 2014 for his comments on Nick Faldo and Tom Watson as Ryder Cup captains.

Ted Bishop resigns as PGA president

Ted Bishop has been removed as president of the PGA of America over a sexist tweet directed at Ian Poulter.

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This week’s top sports shots

A look at some of this week's best moments in sports.

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This weekend’s sports schedule

A complete look at this weekend's sports schedule.

FILE - At left in an Aug. 23, 2014, file photo, Kansas City Royals starting pitcher Jeremy Guthrie throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the Texas Rangers, in Arlington, Texas. At right, in a Sept. 19, 2014, file photo, San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Tim Hudson throws against the San Diego Padres during the first inning of a baseball game in San Diego. Guthrie and Hudson will be the starters for Game 3 of the World Series Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, in San Francisco.

World Series scene shifts to California

While the Royals send Jeremy Guthrie to the hill, the Giants go with Tim Hudson, who at age 39 makes it to baseball's biggest stage for the first time. Coverage begins at 5pm on KBAI 930AM.

Tampa Bay Rays manager Joe Maddon looks on during a baseball game against the Minnesota Twins, Saturday, Sept. 14, 2013, in Minneapolis.

Maddon excises opt-out, won’t return to Rays

Maddon has managed the Rays for nine seasons, compiling a 754-705 record. He led took Tampa Bay to the playoffs four times and won the AL pennant in 2008.

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Friday’s Sports Minute

Here is a look at the big sports stories making headlines today, Friday, Oct. 24.

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Lincecum iffy for rest of Series

Giants right-hander Tim Lincecum was sent for an MRI of his back to determine whether he can remain on the active roster.

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Royals outfielders cram for ‘quirky’ AT&T test

The irresistible talents of the Royals' outfielders may be tested by the inscrutable elements of San Francisco's quirky right field.

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Lakers’ Nash out for season with back injury

The latest setback suggests the two-time NBA Most Valuable Player may have played his final game.

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Manning adds to touchdown record as Broncos beat Chargers

Denver QB Peyton Manning added three more touchdowns to his career record as the Broncos beat San Diego.

FILE - In this Jan. 12, 2014 file photo, Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning calls an audible at the line of scrimmage against the San Diego Chargers in the second quarter of an NFL divisional playoff football game in Denver. Folks who watched the Broncos' NFL playoff win over the San Diego Chargers on television Sunday couldn't help but notice how often, and loudly, Manning used the code word "Omaha" as he barked signals. Greater Omaha Chamber of Commerce president and CEO David Brown said he wants to explore the possibility of hiring Manning, one of the sporting world's top pitchmen, to shoot a promotional ad for Omaha.

Manning, Sanders lead Broncos past Chargers 35-21

Peyton Manning threw 3TD passes - all to Emmanuel Sanders - as the Broncos knocked off the Chargers Thursday Night

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Steve Nash ruled out for season with back injury

The Lakers and Nash announced their decision Thursday, less than a week before the start of the 40-year-old Nash's 19th NBA season.

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Thursday Night Football

It's the Broncos hosting the Chargers in Thursday Night Football. Listen to all the action on KPUG starting with the pregame at 5:00pm.

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NFL ‘on track’ to field London team

The NFL plans to field a team in London and could have a franchise there by 2022.

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Thursday’s Sports Minute

A look at the big sports stories you'll be talking about today, Thursday, Oct. 23.

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REVIEW: ‘Birdman’ could be the best film of 2014

In this image released by Fox Searchlight Pictures, Michael Keaton portrays Riggan in a scene from "Birdman."

You’ve heard the buzz for Michael Keaton's "Birdman." It’s loud and it's merited.

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Seattle picks up 2015 option on Hisashi Iwakuma

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Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Hisashi Iwakuma throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals, Friday, June 20, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo.

The Mariners announced Thursday that Iwakuma's $7 million option was vested based on his on-field performance

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Thursday Night Football

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First place is on the line in the NFC South this evening as the Panthers entertain the Saints. Listen on our sister station AM 930 at 5:00pm

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Nike hype video welcomes LeBron back to Cleveland

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The video huddles the whole city as "The King" returns home.

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Lebron James set for homecoming

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Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James poses at the NBA basketball team's media day Friday, Sept. 26, 2014, in Independence, Ohio.

LeBron James makes his official return to Cleveland tonight as the new-look Cavs open the season with a revamped lineup and fired-up fan base.