Nancy Armour, USA TODAY

Nancy Armour

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  • NEWS CENTER Maine
  • Tallahassee Democrat
  • KHOU
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  • WGRZ
  • wusa9
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Recent articles by Nancy:

Noah Lyles is just the guy to pick up where Usain Bolt left off

Noah Lyles had the world's fastest time in the 200 meters last year, and hasn't lost a race at that distance since the 2016 Olympic trials. → Read More

Opinion: Fighting in the NHL is brutish and outdated, and needs to be banned

Carolina Hurricanes will be left shorthanded in Game 4 of playoffs after rookie Andrei Svechnikov suffers concussion in fight with Alex Ovechkin. → Read More

Giannis Antetokounmpo, Milwaukee transforming together as he leads NBA's next generation

MVP candidate has Bucks back in playoffs with NBA's best record and energized city behind him. → Read More

Opinion: Virginia beats Texas Tech, proves beauty is in the eye of the title holder

Virginia of the ACC and Texas Tech of the Big 12 were making their first title game appearance. Florida in 2006 is the most recent first-time winner. → Read More

Abby Wambach's book, 'Wolfpack,' is a blueprint for how women can change the power dynamic

Abby Wambach's new book is designed to be a blueprint for women to embrace their inner power and use it to create a better world. → Read More

Opinion: After last year's crushing disappointment, Virginia feels like team of destiny

Virginia last year became first No. 1 seed to lose to a 16 in NCAA tournament. Now it's one game away from the national championship. → Read More

Opinion: When it mattered most in Final Four, Texas Tech's hometown hero Jarrett Culver came through

Texas Tech, a team nobody outside Lubbock could have imagined playing for the national title, will do just that Monday after beating Michigan State. → Read More

Opinion: Redshirt years don't make Virginia old, they make its Final Four team better

Virginia has five players on its roster who redshirted as freshmen. Other coaches chase one-and-done; Tony Bennett prefers more-seasoned players. → Read More

Opinion: Auburn didn't have choice with Okeke injury, but it can choose how to respond

Chuma Okeke was Auburn's third-leading scorer and top rebounder before tearing his ACL during Sweet 16 game. His impact is felt in the Final Four → Read More

Opinion: NCAA continues to drop the ball by accepting athletes punished for sexual assault

The Big Sky Conference took it upon itself to address the issue with its Serious Misconduct Rule. So why can't the NCAA at large do something similar? → Read More

Opinion: Other teams might be better, but no team tougher than Auburn in this March Madness

Auburn beat Kansas, North Carolina and Kentucky, the three schools with most wins in college basketball, on way to Final Four. Now Virginia awaits. → Read More

Opinion: Kentucky looking for three (wins) against SEC rival Auburn in NCAA Elite Eight

Elite Eight game is third game between Kentucky and Auburn. And the stakes couldn’t be higher. The winner Sunday gets a trip to the Final Four. → Read More

Food for thought: Auburn goes for Japanese food to keep March Madness winning streak alive

Auburn is undefeated when it eats at Japanese steakhouses before games. And according to coach Bruce Pearl, the Tigers were head to one Saturday. → Read More

Opinion: Kentucky star P.J. Washington's will stronger than the pain in his sprained foot

Despite injured foot, P.J. Washington finished with 16 points in less than 26 minutes, and came up with a monster block as Kentucky held off Houston. → Read More

Opinion: Auburn's Bruce Pearl symbolizes the rot in college athletics

Bruce Pearl was out of college basketball for three years, punishment for a "show cause" penalty following multiple NCAA violations at Tennessee → Read More

Opinion: North Carolina has a freshmen duo that is phenomenal, too

While the country has been transfixed on Zion Williamson and R.J. Barrett, UNC freshmen duo Coby White and Nassir Little have been pivotal, too. → Read More

Opinion: In taunting Oregon player, UC Irvine coach demeaned gays, women and his school

UC Irvine coach Russell Turner tried to rattle Oregon's Louis King by calling him "Queen" and encouraged his players to do likewise. → Read More

Opinion: In taunting Oregon player, UC Irvine coach demeaned gays, women and his school

UC Irvine coach Russell Turner tried to rattle Oregon's Louis King by calling him "Queen" and encouraged his players to do likewise. → Read More

March Madness: With Luke Maye leading way, North Carolina cruises into Sweet 16

Luke Maye shining in the NCAA tournament is nothing new to North Carolina. It's a good omen for the Tar Heels, who beat Washington to reach Sweet 16. → Read More

Opinion: Washington hoping to be colossal March Madness pain for top-seeded North Carolina

Washington coach Mike Hopkins spent his formative years as a player and coach under Jim Boeheim at Syracuse. His defense will look familiar. → Read More