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AP-TX--Texas Sports Digest 1 pm, TX

November 12, 2018

Good afternoon! Here’s a look at AP’s Texas sports coverage. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP Dallas bureau at 972-991-2100, or at 1-800-442-7189. Email aptexas@ap.org

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BASKETBALL:

NBA:

BKN--MAVERICKS-BULLS

CHICAGO — Zach LaVine and the Chicago Bulls host Luke Doncic and the Dallas Mavericks in a matchup between teams with losing records. Each won games on Saturday, with Chicago beating Cleveland and Dallas taking out Oklahoma City. UPCOMING: 600 words, photos. Game starts at 7 p.m. CST.

BKN--SPURS-KINGS

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — The Sacramento Kings host the San Antonio Spurs. By Mike Wagaman. UPCOMING: 650 words, photos. Game starts at 7 p.m. CST.

COLLEGE/MEN:

BKC--LOUISIANA-MONROE-TEXAS

AUSTIN, Texas — After needing overtime to beat Arkansas, Texas (2-0) returns home to face Louisiana-Monroe (2-0). By Jim Vertuno. UPCOMING: 600 words. Game starts 7 p.m. CST.

BKC--TEXAS SOUTHERN-IOWA ST

AMES, Iowa — Iowa State looks to improve to 3-0 when it hosts Texas Southern. By Luke Meredith. UPCOMING: 300 words. Game starts at 7 p.m. CST.

BKC--OKLAHOMA-UTSA

SAN ANTONIO — Oklahoma coach Lon Kruger will coach against one of his former players, Texas-San Antonio coach Steve Henson. UPCOMING: 650 words, with photos. Game starts 7 p.m. CST.

COLLEGE/WOMEN:

BKW--T25-TEXAS-NORTH TEXAS

DENTON, Texas — Top 25 Texas coach Karen Aston paces her former team and former assistant coach when the Longhorns play at North Texas. UPCOMING. 300 words. Game starts 7 p.m. CST

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HOCKEY:

NHL:

HKN--BLUE JACKETS-STARS

DALLAS — Alexander Radulov is expected to return for the Stars against Columbus after missing six straight games and 13 of the past 14 with a lower-body injury. The Blue Jackets are leading the Metropolitan Division. UPCOMING: 650 words, photos. Game starts 7:30 p.m. CST.

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FOOTBALL:

COLLEGE:

FBC--T25-TEXAS-LATE GAME DRIVES

AUSTIN, Texas — Whenever Texas need a big late-game drive, Sam Ehlinger and offense deliver. The latest was the game-winner against Texas Tech. By Jim Vertuno. 500 words.

FBC--GEORGIA-CLEMSON-TEXAS

ATHENS, Ga. — Georgia has continued to add Power Five teams from outside the Southeastern Conference to its schedule by announcing home-and-home series with Clemson and Texas. Georgia will play at Texas in 2028 and will face the Longhorns in Athens in 2029. It will be the first time Texas has played at Georgia. The Bulldogs will play at Clemson in 2029 and play a home game against the Tigers in 2030. Georgia has already announced it will open the 2024 season by playing Clemson in Atlanta’s Mercedes-Benz Stadium. SENT: 120 words.

HIGH SCHOOL:

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