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EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Former Oregon receiver Darren Carrington pleaded "no contest" to a misdemeanor charge of driving under the influence. The Register Guard reports Carrington had been scheduled to appear Tuesday morning in Eugene Municipal Court to resolve a case filed after his July 1 arrest. He instead made an unscheduled appearance Monday in which he made the plea and was entered into a one-year diversion program. Carrington was dismissed from Oregon but has since been cleared to play for Utah.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — Women's wrestling could someday be an NCAA-sanctioned sport. A group called Wrestle Like A Girl and its partners say they have submitted a bid seeking emerging sport status from the NCAA. It's a combined effort from USA Wrestling, the U.S. Olympic Committee and other organizations to make women's wrestling a collegiate sport as quickly as possible. The bid will be reviewed next month.
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