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Updated: November 24, 2008, 1:59 PM ET
By Dick Vitale | ESPN.com

STOCK UP

Oklahoma knocked off Texas Tech in a major blowout on the gridiron.

Penn State won the Big Ten title by beating Michigan State. 81-year old Joe Paterno gets another major bowl berth!

Duke won the 2K Sports Coaches vs. Cancer Classic with impressive wins over Southern Illinois and Michigan.

Gary Williams earned his 400th win as Maryland head coach with a hard-fought victory over Vermont.

14-year old Jason Hak became the youngest player to make the cut at a European PGA Tour event when he shot 70 in each of the first two rounda of the Hong Kong Open.

STOCK DOWN

The Oklahoma City Thunder has been struggle city after leaving Seattle.

North Carolina's football team was upset at home by NC State.

Notre Dame was shocked at home by a Syracuse team that entered South Bend with a 2-8 record.

Michigan's disappointing season came to an end with a blowout loss to Ohio State.

Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver was suspended for last Thursday's game against the Steelers for being late to a meeting and then getting into an argument with a member of the coaching staff.

NY Jets back-up quarterback Erik Ainge received a four-game suspension for violating the league's policy on steroids and related substances.

Annika Sorenstam's LPGA career ended when she missed the cut at the ADT event. She really was brilliant for a long time.

Dick Vitale

College Basketball analyst
Dick Vitale, college basketball's top analyst and ambassador, joined ESPN during the 1979-80 season. His thorough knowledge of the game is brought forth in an enthusiastic, passionate style. Vitale also contributes columns to ESPN.com.