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Matt Kuchar holds up his ball after making a birdie on 14th hole during the third round of The Barclays golf tournament Saturday, Aug. 24, 2013, in Jersey City, N.J. (AP Photo/Mel Evans)

Matt Kuchar, Gary Woodland tied for Barclays lead

- Associated Press

Playing with Kuchar in the final group, Woodland ran off four straight birdies Saturday afternoon with another powerful display of his athleticism and shot a 3-under 68, giving him a share of the lead going into the final round at Liberty National.

Georgetown head coach John Thompson III gestures during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Syracuse, Saturday, March 9, 2013, in Washington. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

Georgetown to meet Oregon at military installation

The Washington Times

ESPN said Thursday the site of the game will be announced in the coming weeks. Georgetown attempted to play on a ship in Jacksonville last season, but the game against Florida was called at halftime because of moisture on the court.

Georgetown forward Otto Porter Jr. (22) reacts as he climbs the ladder to cut the net after Georgetown beat Syracuse 61-39 in an NCAA college basketball game to win the Big East Conference regular-season title Saturday, March 9, 2013, in Washington. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

Otto Porter Jr. leaving Georgetown for NBA

- Associated Press

Porter was the Big East player of the year and finished second in the voting behind Michigan's Trey Burke for The Associated Press player of the year award.

This was just FGCU's sixth Division I season and second in which it was eligible to play in the postseason. What made Friday night's victory over second-seeded Georgetown even more special for the 15th-seeded Eagles was history, or the absence of it.

Florida Gulf Coast thrives without history

- The Washington Times

This was just FGCU's sixth Division I season and second in which it was eligible to play in the postseason. What made Friday night's victory over second-seeded Georgetown even more special for the 15th-seeded Eagles was history, or the absence of it.

Florida Gulf Coast's Eddie Murray (23) hangs from the rim after a dunk as Chase Fieler (20) and Brett Comer (0) celebrate during the second half of a second-round game against Georgetown in the NCAA college basketball tournament on Friday, March 22, 2013, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Michael Perez)

NCAA tournament 2013: Florida Gulf Coast upsets Georgetown

- The Washington Times

Georgetown players said they weren't taking No. 15 seed Florida Gulf Coast lightly. Armed with the memories of last year's upset loss to N.C. State early in the NCAA tournament and a 2010 loss to Ohio, the second-seeded Hoyas figured this time it would have to be different. It wasn't.

Georgetown guard Markel Starks clenches his fists after drawing a charging foul against Cincinnati in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game, Friday, Feb. 15, 2013, in Cincinnati. Starks led Georgetown to a 62-55 win with 17 points. (AP Photo/Al Behrman)

Hoyas looking to avoid that upset feeling

- The Washington Times

The Hoyas seem to be in a better situation than a year ago. Friday they'll open the NCAA tournament at Wells Fargo Center as a No. 2 seed against No. 15 seed Florida Gulf Coast with memories of last year's upset fresh in their minds.

John Thompson Jr., left, congratulates his son Georgetown head coach John Thompson III, right, after an NCAA college basketball game against Syracuse, Saturday, March 9, 2013, in Washington. Georgetown won 61-39 over Syracuse. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

John Thompson III expects Hoyas to make deep NCAA run

- Associated Press

The coach who almost always measures his words carefully and avoids big-picture statements whenever possible has, in his own way, let it be known that he's expecting more than the usual when his Hoyas, seeded No. 2 in the East, begin the NCAAs with a round of 64 game against Florida Gulf Coast on Friday in Philadelphia.