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Xavier goes for tourney sweep against Toledo

In a weird sort of way, Travis Steele got his wish on Thursday.”I wanted to see how our group would respond to adversity, because that exposes who you are as a person and a team,” the Xavier coach said.Steele got the answer he wanted on multiple fronts. Forced to play at Bradley’s slower pace and…

Pa. coronavirus update: 6,759 new cases; state passes 10,000 deaths, eighth state to do so; Lehigh Valley reports 321 new cases

The Pennsylvania Department of Health reported an increase of 6,759 new cases of coronavirus, as well as an increase of 144 new deaths across the state. Pennsylvania’s case count has risen to 327,829 total cases since March. The death toll crossed 10,000 total deaths spanning the pandemic, becoming the eighth state to reach the mark.Your…

Orgeron optimistic despite LSU’s start

LSU Coach Ed Orgeron said his Tigers (3-3), which went 15-0 and won a national title last year, is going through some growing pains that he believes will pay off in the end. (AP/Michael Woods)BATON ROUGE — LSU Coach Ed Orgeron forged a career path that led him to the top of his profession by…