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MIAMI — A pair of struggling teams — 5-6 Miami and 2-9 Washington — meet on Saturday night. The Heat topped the Wizards in a one-point game in the opening week of the season. Game begins 8:10 p.m. By Basketball Writer Tim Reynolds. UPCOMING: 650 words, photos.
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SOUTH BEND, Ind. — No. 3 Notre Dame continues its march toward a playoff spot with a Saturday night game against Florida State. The Seminoles haven’t had a losing season since 1976 and have been in a bowl game for 36 straight seasons, but need to win two of their last three to make postseason plans. By John Fineran. UPCOMING: 600 words, photos. 7:30 p.m. ET kickoff.
ORLANDO, Fla. — McKenzie Milton and No. 11 UCF try to extend the nation’s longest winning streak to 22 games when the Knights face Navy in American Athletic Conference action. By Fred Goodall. UPCOMING: 600 words, photos. Game starts at 12 p.m. ET.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. — No. 19 Florida tries to end a two-game skid when it hosts South Carolina. The Gamecocks, led by former Gators coach Will Muschamp, have won three of their last four by four points or less. By Mark Long. UPCOMING: 600 words, photos. Begins at noon ET
CINCINNATI — After winning four games each of the last two seasons, Cincinnati faced low expectations. The 25th-ranked Bearcats have gone 8-1 and are in contention for the American Athletic title in mid-November. They need a win on Saturday over struggling South Florida to stay in the chase. By Joe Kay. Game starts at 7 p.m.
ATLANTA — Two ACC teams with similar records and quarterback situations meet when Miami visits Georgia Tech on Saturday night. Miami will start redshirt freshman N’Kosi Perry while Georgia Tech redshirt freshman Tobias Oliver may play behind TaQuon Marshall. By Charles Odum. UPCOMING: 650 words, file photos. Game starts at 3 p.m.
TAMPA, Fla. — The Tampa Bay Lightning go for their fifth straight victory when they host the Ottawa Senators. By Mark Didtler. UPCOMING: 600 words, photos. Game starts at 7 p.m. ET.
SUNRISE, Fla. — The New York Islanders complete a two-game Florida swing Saturday when they play the Panthers. By Paul Gereffi. UPCOMING: 500 words. Game scheduled to begin 7 p.m. ET. Photos.
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