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Oregon, Ohio State to meet in College Football Playoff Championship

Oregon, Ohio State to meet in College Football Playoff Championship

The matchup in the title game of the new college football playoff system likely wouldn't have happened in past years.
Mavs have momentum heading into January

Mavs have momentum heading into January

 After sprinting through their three-game homestand unscathed, the Dallas Mavericks will welcome in 2015 with a road-heavy month of January.
Baylor implodes late, Michigan State wins Cotton Bowl 42-41

Baylor implodes late, Michigan State wins Cotton Bowl 42-41

 After watching his team fritter away a 20-point lead in the fourth quarter of his final college game, senior Baylor wide receiver Clay Fuller couldn’t move for a couple of minutes.
New Year's is the best day to apply for financial aid

New Year's is the best day to apply for financial aid

Hoping to relax on New Year's Day? Well if you or a family member is headed to college in 2015, that's too bad.
Texans’ Watt wins AFC defensive player of month for December

Texans’ Watt wins AFC defensive player of month for December

J.J. Watt was named Wednesday as the AFC defensive player of the month for December. The Texans defensive end won two player of the month awards (September) during the 2014 season and has earned four honors during his career.
John Chavis officially exiting LSU for A&M

John Chavis officially exiting LSU for A&M

Defensive coordinator John Chavis is officially exiting LSU for Texas A&M, first reported by YahooSports and confirmed by the Chronicle.
Cowboys feel they’re a “dangerous” team going into playoffs

Cowboys feel they’re a “dangerous” team going into playoffs

It’s hard to find a team with more momentum than the Cowboys going into the playoffs.

Cache of WWII love letters found in Texas home's attic

When Andy Green went into the attic of his Lubbock, Texas, home to unblock a drier vent he uncovered treasure.
Jeff Bagwell open to return to Astros organization

Jeff Bagwell open to return to Astros organization

Almost five years after abruptly leaving the Astros organization, Jeff Bagwell is open to reestablishing ties with the club now that A.J. Hinch is the manager.
Aggies student assistant who struck, shoved West Virginia players no longer with team

Aggies student assistant who struck, shoved West Virginia players no longer with team

Texas A&M student assistant Mike Richardson, who struck one West Virginia player on the sidelines and shoved another during Monday’s Liberty Bowl, is no longer with the team. Richardson apologized on Twitter on Tuesday.
Report: Ndamukong Suh wins appeal, will play against Cowboys

Report: Ndamukong Suh wins appeal, will play against Cowboys

According to ESPN's Adam Schefter, Ndamukong Suh won his appeal and will play against the Cowboys this weekend.
Authorities searching for missing Dallas-area Iraq Veteran with PTSD, TBI

Authorities searching for missing Dallas-area Iraq Veteran with PTSD, TBI

Johnson County officials are asking for the public's help locating a missing Iraq veteran suffering from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and Traumatic Brain Injury.

4 people, including a child, found dead inside Texas home

Friends and family are dealing with a lot of questions after four people were found dead inside a Texas home, Gilma Avalos reports.
Amber Alert canceled for 1-year-old TX boy after being found safe, parents dead

Amber Alert canceled for 1-year-old TX boy after being found safe, parents dead

An Amber Alert has been canceled after a missing one-year-old baby boy was found safe in Arkansas. However, the father, who police say abudcted the child a week ago is dead.
Former President George H.W. Bush released from hospital

Former President George H.W. Bush released from hospital

Former president George H.W. Bush has been released from a Houston hospital.