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Morning Buzz & Crossword Puzz: 3/28/2013

Let's get it going.

This morning's top five stories from around the web:

1. Shaka Smart is staying put at VCU.

2. Duke assistant Chris Collins will take over the head coaching job at Northwestern.

3. A Syracuse walk-on ate four bananas in one minute.

4. USC QB Matt Barkley had a great pro-day.

5. One UK fan sang a Blake Shelton song... in an attempt to land star recruit Andrew Wiggins.

We're introducing a new feature here at CS - a daily sports crossword puzzle. Directions below.

1. Click the numbers, not the spaces, to fill in the words.

2. Tweet a screenshot @CollegeSpun of your completed puzzle! We'll tweet out the winner.

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Clues:

Across

Down

1. Taxi

1. One who purrs

4. Take a small drink

2. One from a colony

7. Yankee 2B 

3. -bastic?

8. Dynamite

4. Info/numbers from a game

9. Hoyas star, Orange mascot

5. 1-seed in the East

10. "See ya", compadre

6. Michael Wilbon program

13. Irish and hoodwinked

7. Welsh canine

15. Clippers town

11. Not like a Spring chicken

16. Saying about the fifth (sixth?) day of the week

12. Speak

19. 2012 storm

14. Much __ about nothing

20. Solider Field site

16. Hurt

22. Ducks state abbreviation

17. Action on a pitcher's shoulder after a game

23. File that gets something done

18. Electronic message, on paper

24. Partners up

20. Colorado Rockies field

27. "D'oh!"

21. Apparel you wear to support your team

30. American Eagle abbreviation

25. The type of day you stay in and watch a movie

31. Score on a hit

26. Sight, hearing, smell, etc. (singular)

32. Columbus soccer team

28. Panthers from Penn.?

34. Family

29. The sound of a perfect shot

35. Also

32. ...reef

37. Top Canadian bball recruit

33. Female sheep

38. "The great equalizer", in basketball

34. Transferring from Notre Dame

40. Spot

36. Electrical resistance measurement (plural)

41. Ole Miss star, or Mathers

39. Runs given up per 9 innings