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BC-TX--Texas Sports Digest 6 am, TX

January 2, 2019

Good morning. 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

Reminder: This information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change. Expected stories may not develop, or late-breaking and more newsworthy events may take precedence. Advisories and digests will keep you up to date. All times are Central.

For up-to-the minute information on AP’s coverage, visit Coverage Plan at newsroom.ap.org

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TOP STORIES:

COLLEGE FOOTBALL:

FBC-SUGAR BOWL

NEW ORLEANS _ Sam Ehlinger ran for three touchdowns, the Texas defense largely held Georgia’s offense in check, and the Longhorns earned their first 10-win season since 2009 by beating the Bulldogs 28-21 in the Sugar Bowl. By David Brandt. SENT: 1,000 words, photos.

With: FBC-SUGAR BOWL-MASCOTS CLASH, SUGAR BOWL-GEORGIA’S FOIBLES

NFL:

FBN--SEAHAWKS-THE TURNAROUND

RENTON, Wash. _ Pete Carroll and Brian Schottenheimer sat together and decided with their team winless after two games, there needed to be a change. What the Seattle Seahawks were trying to do on offense wasn’t working. The change in direction started in Week 3 against Dallas and has landed the Seahawks in the NFC playoffs against those same Cowboys. By Tim Booth. SENT: 700 words, photos.

NHL:

HKN-BETTMAN TALKS

SOUTH BEND, Ind. _ NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman said he hasn’t reached out to the Dallas Stars about CEO Jim Lites’ expletive-laced criticism of high-priced forwards Jamie Benn and Tyler Seguin. By Jay Cohen. SENT: 350 words, photo.

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