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DUKE: Receiver Raphael Chestnut was charged with misdemeanor death by vehicle for a crash Sunday. Police said alcohol or drugs weren't involved in the wreck, which happened on a curve during heavy rain. He also faces a charge of driving left of the center line. As a sophomore last season, Chestnut, scheduled for a April 16 court appearance, was second on the team with 39 catches. The school said it doesn't expect to discipline him.
COTTON BOWL: The New Year's Day game will be played at the Cowboys' new stadium in Arlington, Texas, starting in 2010. Board chairman Bruce Gadd said he hopes the stadium, which will have a retractable roof, will help the game be part of the BCS in the future. He said cold January weather was a key factor that kept the open-air Cotton Bowl stadium from being included in the postseason format when it was adopted in 1994.
SOFTBALL: Host USF swept a doubleheader 8-0 and 7-6 over Eastern Michigan. The Bulls scored six in the fifth of Game 1, capped by Aya Nakajima's grand slam, and seven in the first, capped by Cat Olnick's two-run double, of Game 2. ... Visiting Florida Southern scored three in the sixth to beat Tampa 4-1.
GOLF: Saint Leo's women opened the season by finishing 13th at the Lady Moc Classic in Lakeland, 44 shots behind winner Florida Southern.
Times staff writer Brian Landman contributed to this report, which used information from Times wires.