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From Mechelle: Normal in Knoxville? Even better – Tennessee, Texas A&M win top-10 clashes; both improve to 2-0

Meant to reference this before: Congrats to Coach Summitt on receiving the Mildred “Babe” Didrikson Zaharias Courage Award. The criteria:

The Mildred “Babe” Didrikson Zaharias Courage Award is presented to an individual who demonstrates courageous action in overcoming adversity to excel in sport. This individual should exhibit the qualities of courage, perseverance, grace, and strength in sport achievement.

Mildred “Babe” Didrikson Zaharias’ spirit and zest for life, as well as her courage, strength, and achievement, are the qualities for which this award is named. The Babe’s fight to overcome life-threatening cancer and return to the winner’s circle has withstood the test of time.

Happy Nikki, unhappy Sugar. What’s up with Ms. Rogers? (And we’re not going to mention the… scoring? Ick!)

Coach Kenny Brooks got his 200th win (and it took double-OT). How long will he stay at JMU?

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