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Jimmie Johnson surges to win at Texas

Post-race fight mars Johnson victory

While Jimmie Johnson celebrated his fourth victory at Texas, an irate Jeff Gordon stopped his car on pit road right by Brad Keselowski and confronted him.

No. 6 Georgia women stay undefeated with 72-59 win at TCU

Erika Ford scored 10 points in a span of just over 6-1/2 minutes midway through the first half and sixth-ranked Georgia stayed undefeated with a 72-59 victory at TCU on Wednesday night.

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Johnson holds off Keselowski to win at Texas

Jimmie Johnson holds off Brad Keselowski over the final two laps to win in Texas and extend his lead in the NASCAR Sprint Cup standings with two events remaining.

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Keselowski doesn't want to waste Cup title chance

Brad Keselowski was teammates with Jimmie Johnson for a handful of races a few years ago, and once drove a car owned by Dale Earnhardt Jr.

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Holgorsen back in Big 12, says WVU good fit

DALLAS -- West Virginia coach Dana Holgorsen is no stranger to the Big 12.. While the Mountaineers are league newcomers, Holgorsen was a Big 12 assistant for nine of 11 seasons before becoming a head coach. He was at Texas Tech for eight seasons and spent a year as Oklahoma

Johnson has 1st-round lead at Colonial

FORT WORTH, Texas -- Zach Johnson stood behind the fourth green looking at his club and then the ball that rolled within 4 feet of the hole.. "I got lucky," Johnson said about his second shot on the 244-yard par 3 -- his 13th hole Thursday -- after

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Dufner carries lead into final round of Nelson

IRVING, Texas -- Nine players had or shared the lead during the third round of the Byron Nelson Championship.. Yet when play ended Saturday, Jason Dufner was the one alone at the top of the leaderboard for the second day in a row.. Unfazed by more breezy conditions, Dufner shot

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Biffle re-energized, on top early in NASCAR season

Greg Biffle roared through the early stages of his NASCAR career.. Biffle gave Jack Roush his first NASCAR season title in 2000 by winning the Trucks Series, two years after he was the rookie of the year. Then came the natural progression to the Nationwide Series, where Biffle won another

Busch Brothers become owner-driver combo in Texas

FORT WORTH, Texas -- The Busch Brothers are adding a new dynamic to their relationship.. When Kurt Busch gets in the car for Friday night's NASCAR Nationwide race in Texas, where he ran in that series for the first time and won six years ago, it will be his debut

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Stenhouse wants to learn more before moving on up

FORT WORTH, Texas -- Ricky Stenhouse Jr. has gone step-by-step in racing.. There were the go-karts as a kid, then midget and sprint cars for Tony Stewart's team before going to ARCA. Once he became a full-time NASCAR Nationwide driver, Stenhouse was the top rookie in

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