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Marquis Dunn puts the game away for Wake Forest in 4AA title 0:28

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Watch UNC recruit Devon Lawrence's TD in the state championship game 0:38

Watch UNC recruit Devon Lawrence's TD in the state championship game

Watch John Jiles snag a TD catch over two defenders to start the scoring in the state championship game 0:35

Watch John Jiles snag a TD catch over two defenders to start the scoring in the state championship game

Courtside heroes saved basketball player's life: 'I love those guys' 3:12

Courtside heroes saved basketball player's life: 'I love those guys'

Watch NC State's Markell Johnson's amazing slam 0:30

Watch NC State's Markell Johnson's amazing slam

Woodhouse compares health care choice to Oreo's 1:11

Woodhouse compares health care choice to Oreo's

This pumpkin cheesecake symbolizes how far this pastry chef has come 1:20

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