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Olympic champ Simone Biles says she was abused by Larry Nassar

Olympic champ Simone Biles says she was abused by Larry Nassar

16/01/2018, Orlando, Multi Sports, Orlando Sentinel Publication, Article # 25491077

Simone Biles watched as her friends and former Olympic teammates came forward to detail abuse at the hands of a now-imprisoned former USA Gymnastics team doctor.

Drawing in part from their strength, the four-time gold medalist acknowledged Monday she is among the athletes who were sexually abused...



http://www.orlandosentinel.com/sports/ct-simone-biles-abuse-larry-nassar-20180115-story.html
No. 5 Duke outlasts struggling No. 25 Miami, 83-75

No. 5 Duke outlasts struggling No. 25 Miami, 83-75

16/01/2018, Orlando, Multi Sports, Orlando Sentinel Publication, Article # 25490994

For the Hurricanes, the stage was set hours before tip-off.

When the latest Associated Press Top 25 college basketball poll was released Monday afternoon, Miami fell seven spots to No. 25. Meanwhile, Duke — set to visit Miami that night — moved into the top five.

That shift created a scenario somewhat...



http://www.orlandosentinel.com/sports/fl-sp-miami-mens-basketball-duke-20180115-story.html
Former Gators pledge OL Jalen Goss commits to FSU

Former Gators pledge OL Jalen Goss commits to FSU

16/01/2018, Orlando, Multi Sports, Orlando Sentinel Publication, Article # 25490142

FSU landed its second commitment in the past three days Monday when Georgia offensive lineman Jalen Goss announced his pledge to the Seminoles.

He announced his commitment via his Twitter account @Almighty__jayy4.

The Valdosta (Ga.) Lowndes High offensive tackle is a big one, standing 6-foot-7...



http://www.orlandosentinel.com/sports/os-sp-jalen-goss-fsu-commitment-20180115-story.html
Hard to believe the quarterbacks joining Tom Brady in the NFL's conference championships

Hard to believe the quarterbacks joining Tom Brady in the NFL's conference championships

16/01/2018, Orlando, Multi Sports, Orlando Sentinel Publication, Article # 25490427

What are the odds?

At the start of the NFL season, it would have been inconceivable to think that these would be the four quarterbacks heading into the conference championships. Tom Brady, yes, but Case Keenum, Nick Foles and Blake Bortles?

Minnesota’s Keenum and Philadelphia’s Foles stepped in...



http://www.orlandosentinel.com/sports/la-sp-nfl-playoffs-farmer-20180115-story.html
UCF basketball hoping for a big crowd when Knights host No. 13 Cincinnati Tuesday

UCF basketball hoping for a big crowd when Knights host No. 13 Cincinnati Tuesday

16/01/2018, Orlando, Multi Sports, Orlando Sentinel Publication, Article # 25489687

The game isn’t the first thing that pops into A.J. Davis’ mind when he recalls UCF’s historic win over Cincinnati last February.

He remembers the deafening cheers, the electric atmosphere inside CFE Arena created by the announced crowd of 5,763 and, of course, students rushing the court after the...



http://www.orlandosentinel.com/sports/os-sp-ucf-cincinnati-basketball-0116-story.html
Magic forward Aaron Gordon works to balance looking to score, setting up teammates

Magic forward Aaron Gordon works to balance looking to score, setting up teammates

16/01/2018, Orlando, Multi Sports, Orlando Sentinel Publication, Article # 25488848

Aaron Gordon laughed when he was referred to as a “scoring guy” at the Orlando Magic practice Monday.

He liked the connotation, yet understands he might not be considered a true NBA scorer even though he leads the Magic with an 18.8 points per game average.

“You think I’m a scoring guy? That’s...



http://www.orlandosentinel.com/sports/os-sp-orlando-magic-news-01161-story.html
Olympic champ Simone Biles says she was abused by Larry Nassar

Olympic champ Simone Biles says she was abused by Larry Nassar

16/01/2018, Orlando, Multi Sports, Orlando Sentinel Publication, Article # 25488849

Olympic gymnastics champion Simone Biles says she is among the athletes sexually abused by a now-imprisoned former USA Gymnastics team doctor.

Biles, who won four gold medals and five overall at the 2016 Olympics, released a statement via Twitter on Monday saying she is one of the "many survivors"...



http://www.orlandosentinel.com/sports/ct-simone-biles-abuse-larry-nassar-20180115-story.html
Hurricanes QB Evan Shirreffs announces he is transferring from Miami

Hurricanes QB Evan Shirreffs announces he is transferring from Miami

16/01/2018, Orlando, Multi Sports, Orlando Sentinel Publication, Article # 25490058

When another quarterback competition gets underway for the Hurricanes this spring, at least one of the major players in last year’s race has decided he won’t be there.

Quarterback Evan Shirreffs, a rising redshirt junior, announced via Twitter he planned to transfer from Miami and seek playing...



http://www.orlandosentinel.com/sports/fl-sp-um-hurricanes-evan-shirreffs-transfer-20180115-story.html
Orlando City officially announces signing of Paraguayan Josué Colmán, roster takes shape

Orlando City officially announces signing of Paraguayan Josué Colmán, roster takes shape

16/01/2018, Orlando, Multi Sports, Orlando Sentinel Publication, Article # 25487400
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