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Leading Off


Soaring for extrayardage--and lifting West Virginia within one win of the BCS title game (page42)--quarterback Pat White carried the Mountaineers to a 66-21 victory overConnecticut last Saturday in Morgantown, W.Va. White rushed for 186 yards andpassed for 107.

Cross Section

Competitors in theNCAA men's cross-country championship wound through the Wabash Valley FamilySports Center in Terre Haute, Ind., on Nov. 19. Senior Josh McDougal ofLiberty (337, in white) won the title in 29:22.

The DwightStuff

Magic centerDwight Howard made dunking look like child's play against the Hornets onNov. 19 in New Orleans, flipping in two of his 24 points in a 95-88victory. At week's end Orlando was 12-3.

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