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Chicago, IL, United States

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  • USA TODAY
  • North Jersey News
  • Detroit Free Press
  • The Journal News
  • The Courier-Journal
  • Lansing StateJournal
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  • Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
  • The Tennessean
  • IC Press-Citizen
  • The Desert Sun
  • delawareonline
  • Statesman Journal
  • El Paso Times
  • 11Alive Atlanta
  • KHOU
  • ABC10
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Recent articles by Scott:

Dolphins quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick blames weight gain on birthday cake

Ryan Fitzpatrick says he's in "peak offseason form" and that he credits lots of birthday cake for his weight gain. → Read More

Former inmate Markelle Taylor released from prison, then runs emotional Boston Marathon

For Markelle Taylor, competing in the mecca of all marathons meant more than just a lifetime goal. It represented a second chance. And freedom. → Read More

NASCAR driver Jimmie Johnson impresses in Boston Marathon debut

Johnson, 43, finished his first Boston Marathon on Monday with an impressive time of 3:09:07, less than two days after racing at Richmond. → Read More

Kenya's Lawrence Cherono, Ethiopia's Worknesh Degefa win 2019 Boston Marathon in debuts

Lawrence Cherono of Kenya and Ethiopia's Worknesh Degefa won the Boston Marathon Monday in their debuts. → Read More

Eagles' Jalen Mills, Wizards' Devin Robinson arrested, charged for fight outside club

The NFL and NBA players were arrested and charged with disorderly conduct for fighting outside a Washington D.C. nightclub early Saturday. → Read More

Juvenile was operating the drone that flew over Fenway Park in Red Sox game, police say

A juvenile was operating the drone that flew over Fenway Park during Thursday night's game between the Boston Red Sox and Toronto Blue Jays, Boston police said. → Read More

Steelers veteran Ramon Foster issues PSA asking ex-teammates to stop public bashing

Steelers veteran guard Ramon Foster has had it with the drama being stirred up by former teammates in recent weeks. → Read More

'A little bit different this time': Behind the scenes of Virginia's euphoric, emotional national title celebration

A year after being the first No. 1 seed to lose to a No. 16 in NCAA tournament, UVA shed tears of happiness in completing this year's story. → Read More

College basketball's way-too-early preseason top 25 teams for the 2019-20 season

Now that Virginia has won the national title, it's time to look ahead to the 2019-20 college basketball season. Here's an early look at the top 25. → Read More

College basketball's way-too-early preseason top 25 teams for the 2019-20 season

Now that Virginia has won the national title, it's time to look ahead to the 2019-20 college basketball season. Here's an early look at the top 25. → Read More

How Virginia's Kyle Guy dealt with historic loss, anxiety issues to become a national champion

“My whole goal in life is to help somebody,” the Virginia All-American guard says. “I always say, motivation is short-term, inspiration is long-term.” → Read More

Three key moments in Virginia's defeat of Texas Tech in national title game

Virginia of the ACC and Texas Tech of the Big 12 were making their first title game appearance. The three key moments in the Cavaliers' victory. → Read More

UMBC coach says Virginia's run to Final Four championship game 'great story' about resiliency

Maryland-Baltimore County coach Ryan Odom says his program and Virginia will be “forever connected.” And that is paying off for UMBC right now. → Read More

Virginia guard Ty Jerome has a message for outraged fans after no-call on double-dribble

Ty Jerome doesn't want to hear the outrage from fans who said the officials missed a double-dribble on him late in Virginia's win in the Final Four. → Read More

National championship game preview: Texas Tech vs. Virginia — which team has the edge?

Who has the edge when No. 3 Texas Tech faces No. 1 Virginia in the national title game? We break down the matchup. → Read More

Kyle Guy's inner strength helps Virginia reach national championship game

Kyle Guy confronted pain of Virginia's historic 2018 loss - and anxiety it caused him - head-on. Saturday he dug deep to lift Cavaliers to the final. → Read More

Final Four: Iona Prep grad Ty Jerome leads Virginia to national title game

The New Rochelle native had 21 points in the 63-62 win over Auburn in the Final Four matchup. → Read More

Final Four: Virginia stuns Auburn with help from foul call in final second

A late foul call led to three free throws by Kyle Guy with less that one second left to get Virginia past Auburn in the Final Fourr. → Read More

Duke looking into allegations that Nike gave money to Zion Williamson's mother

Lawyer Michael Avenatti, accused of trying to extort Nike, claims Zion Williamson's mother received money for shoe company during son's recruitment. → Read More

Ranking Michigan State basketball coach Tom Izzo's eight Final Four teams

This is the eighth trip to the Final Four for Michigan State coach Tom Izzo. We ranked the teams that have been on college basketball's biggest stage. → Read More