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January 31, 2001
Bucs see what could've been
[AP photo]
After watching Ravens win with their "recipe," Bucs' large Pro Bowl group mulls its missed chance in 2000.
Hubert Mizell
Shame, Butch; you had us convinced
Never, through all the Schnellenberger / Johnson / Erickson championship seasons for University of Miami football, was my approval so universal as during the Butch Davis remodeling of Hurricanes who'd gone bad.

Dunn gets time for photo op
HONOLULU -- Warrick Dunn was a late addition to the NFC squad, but things are going swimmingly for the Bucs running back.

Odom makes it official
With an eye on "things associated with life rather than football," the Bucs tackle retires.

A one-day reprieve
The Lightning caps an otherwise awful January with a 4-3 win over Florida.

Modin, Richards a line apart now
TAMPA -- Don't expect to see left wing Fredrik Modin and rookie center Brad Richards paired on the same line soon, especially with captain Vinny Lecavalier out for 10-14 more days with a broken left foot.

College basketball
Florida surprises Tennessee
Dupay sparks Gators in unexpected early return to court.

Bulls place Waldon on suspension
South Florida's second-leading scorer punished for "unacceptable behavior."

Cummings starts to settle into starring role
For much of the season, Florida State junior guard Monte Cummings was uncomfortable and uncertain.

Injury becoming dead issue for Halton
GAINESVILLE -- LaDarius Halton started his first men's basketball game in more than two years Saturday, but it ended the way every game does for him.

Crash hits home for USF official
TAMPA -- The Oklahoma State plane crash has deeply affected many people in college sports.

Louisville rescues itself from terrible start
The Bulls host a team that knocked off favored Cincinnati and DePaul.

Tonight: USF vs. Louisville
WHEN/WHERE: 7:30; Sun Dome, Tampa.

Tonight: FSU vs. Clemson
WHEN/WHERE: 7; Tallahassee-Leon County Civic Center.

Et cetera
Baseball roundup
Sosa opts to attend convention after all

Sports briefs
U.S. skiier makes history at Worlds

Nicklaus, Irwin in for Verizon
All four major championships no longer are part of his plans, and he might even skip this year's Masters. But Jack Nicklaus could not say no to the Verizon Classic.

Captain's corner
Inshore fishing is showing signs of improvement. The water temperature is slowly moving toward 60 degrees, and that means better fishing. Trout should become more active, and redfish should start to return to the flats. Both should be more willing to bite than during our extended cold-water period. Live shrimp remains the bait of choice for reds.


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