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Gumby creator Art Clokey dies at 88
January 10, 2010 – 5:00 am
Gumby creator Art Clokey dies at 88

Art Clokey, the creator of the iconic cartoonish clay figure Gumby, died in his sleep on Friday at his home in Los Osos, California, at age 88, after battling repeated bladder infections, his son said.

Tigers cage Eagles for first ACC win
January 9, 2010 – 11:15 pm
Tigers cage Eagles for first ACC win

If Clemson was looking for a remedy to make the ill feelings of last week’s 74-53 beat down at Duke go away, it found that cure Saturday in Boston College.

Darlington DB pledges to Gamecocks
January 9, 2010 – 11:10 pm
Darlington DB pledges to Gamecocks

Defensive back Victor Hampton (5-10, 175) of Darlington announced a commitment to USC on Saturday during the U.S. Army All-American Game in San Antonio.

Bookie refuses to pay out $11 million on snow bet
January 9, 2010 – 11:00 pm
Bookie refuses to pay out $11 million on snow bet

Bookmaker Ladbrokes is refusing to pay out more than 7 million pounds ($11 million) to a man who gambled on a white Christmas across the UK, as the bet was accepted by mistake.

No. 3 Kentucky stays perfect, beats Georgia 76-68
January 9, 2010 – 11:00 pm
No. 3 Kentucky stays perfect, beats Georgia 76-68

This time, DeMarcus Cousins threw his headband — not his elbows — when he got angry. Good thing. No. 3 Kentucky needed its freshman center — and his elbows — to hold off Georgia.

Texas trainer says McCoy could not have played
January 9, 2010 – 11:00 pm
Texas trainer says McCoy could not have played

Texas’ football trainer said his staff could not clear quarterback Colt McCoy to return to the BCS championship game after he injured his right throwing shoulder in the Longhorns’ 37-21 loss to Alabama.

Devils-Lightning suspended game will resume Sunday
January 9, 2010 – 11:00 pm
Devils-Lightning suspended game will resume Sunday

The Tampa Bay Lightning and New Jersey Devils aren’t going to have to wait very long to finish their suspended game.

Peyton Manning wins record 4th AP MVP
January 9, 2010 – 11:00 pm
Peyton Manning wins record 4th AP MVP

Maybe the award should be renamed Most Valuable Peyton. Peyton Manning became the first player to win The Associated Press NFL Most Valuable Player honors four times.

Sanchez nearly flawless, Jets beat Bengals 24-14
January 9, 2010 – 11:00 pm
Sanchez nearly flawless, Jets beat Bengals 24-14

With their rookie quarterback playing mistake-free, the New York Jets turned their surprising playoff appearance into a long-running production.

CBS chief: Failed Leno/NBC experiment boosted CBS
January 9, 2010 – 11:00 pm
CBS chief: Failed Leno/NBC experiment boosted CBS

CBS entertainment chief Nina Tassler said on Saturday that the No. 1 U.S. television network had reaped advertising benefits from rival NBC’s decision to move comedian Jay Leno to prime time in place of scripted drama.