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  • Air Force freshman Kyle Mackey will play in front of parents this weekend

    By JOE PAISLEY joe.paisley@gazette.com -
    Updated: 1 hr ago

    Air Force's weekend road series at Canisius is a homecoming for freshman defenseman Kyle Mackey, whose parents will see him play college hockey for the first time live. The 6-foot-1, 175-pounder is from Derby, N.Y., about 20 minutes from Buffalo, where Canisius, winless in its past...

  • Runners, walkers and actual turkeys rule the day at YMCA Turkey Trot

    By Kevin Carmody sports@gazette.com -
    Updated: 1 hr ago

    Fortunately for Raina Watson and friend Gillian Conley, time was not a priority at the 17th annual Turkey Trot early Thanksgiving morning near the Briargate YMCA. That's what happens when you're pulling two actual turkeys in a cage through the streets of northeastern Colorado...

  • Air Force vs. Colorado State: By the numbers

    Brent Briggeman, The Gazette
    Updated: 1 hr ago

    A look at the Air Force vs. Colorado State matchup by the numbers.

  • Missing cadet wing will make for a unique atmosphere for Air Force

    By Brent Briggeman brent.briggeman@gazette.com -
    Updated: 1 hr ago

    Mike Thiessen looks around the Pikes Peak region and sees a lot of military personnel. Perhaps about 4,000 of them could arrive in uniform at Falcon Stadium on Friday, he suggested. Thiessen's plan would lessen the anticipated awkwardness as the cadet section will be empty against...

  • Colorado College student Nicolai Calabria will play for national amputee soccer team

    By JOE PAISLEY joe.paisley@gazette.com -By JOE PAISLEY - the gazette
    Updated: 2 hr ago

    Colorado College student Nicolai Calabria is thankful this holiday weekend that his parents Carl and Jeanine never coddled him for being born without a right leg and hip. "Both of my parents instilled a toughness in me," the education/public speaking major said. "From a young age I...

  • 49ers activate pair of tight ends

    Updated: 3 hr ago

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Tight ends Garrett Celek and Asante Cleveland were added to San Francisco's active roster before the 49ers' game Thursday night against the Seattle Seahawks. Celek was activated from the physically unable to perform list and Cleveland was promoted from the...

  • US cities urged to keep price tags down for 2024

    The Associated Press
    Updated: 3 hr ago

    COLORADO SPRINGS — The magic number for the U.S. cities hoping to host the 2024 Olympics is $5 billion. Boston, Los Angeles, San Francisco and Washington have all submitted spending plans under that mark for their bids to host the Olympics. Keeping the price tag down is a key goal of...

  • Badgers rally, top Georgetown 68-65 in Bahamas

    Updated: 3 hr ago

    PARADISE ISLAND, Bahamas (AP) — Duje Dukan thought he had created a turnover with a held ball. The referees said he was guilty of a foul instead. It's a play that won't make highlight reels, won't get pointed to in any boxscore. But it sparked No. 2 Wisconsin into finding a way to...

  • Anderson's arrival, Green's return keys Broncos

    The Associated Press
    Updated: 4 hr ago

    ENGLEWOOD — Just in time for nasty weather, the Denver Broncos have discovered a grinding ground game thanks to C.J. Anderson's arrival and Virgil Green's return. Anderson, the Broncos' second-year, third-string running back, has made the most of his opportunity with Ronnie Hillman...

  • Bears waste good start, fall to Lions 34-17

    Updated: 4 hr ago

    DETROIT (AP) — When Jay Cutler guided Chicago's offense down the field for a touchdown on its first drive of the game, the Bears never once tried to run the ball. It turned out that was a bad sign. Calvin Johnson caught 11 passes for 146 yards with two first-half touchdowns, and the...

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