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January 12, 2004

NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP
USC Splitsville LSU
Why Not Let Them Play Straight Up
BY RICK REILLY

COLOR PHOTO: PHOTOGRAPHS BY WALTER IOOSS JR. (PETE ROSE) PETE ROSE'S CONFESSION Mr. Selig looked at me and said, "I want to know one thing. Did you bet on baseball?" I looked him in the eye. "Yes, sir, I did bet on baseball." "How often?" he asked. "Four or five times a week," I replied. "Why?" he asked. "I didn't think I'd get caught," I said. EXCLUSIVE BOOK EXCERPT COLOR PHOTO: BOB CHILD/AP 50Th Anniversary 1954-2004 SPORTS IN AMERICA 50 States in 50 Weeks THIS WEEK: CONNECTICUT How two Huskies basketball teams transformed the state BY MICHAEL BAMBERGER PLUS * S.L. Price on life as a Nutmegger * Connecticut Sports Poll * Enemy of the State * Greatest Sports Moment UConn star senior guard Diana Taurasi

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Bogey (+1)
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