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Sports Minute: Here is the latest South Carolina sports news from The Associated Press

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Kemba Walker scored eight of his 22 points in overtime to help the Charlotte Bobcats defeat the Chicago Bulls 91-86 Wednesday and finish the season with eight wins in their final nine games. Al Jefferson added 10 points and 18 rebounds for Charlotte and Chris Douglas-Roberts finished with 13 points.

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - Carolina Hurricanes coach Kirk Muller says he hasn't been told by management if he'll keep his job. Muller says his discussions with general manager Jim Rutherford and vice president of hockey operations Ron Francis have centered on reviewing a season in which Carolina missed the playoffs for a fifth straight year.

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - A'ja Wilson, considered one of the nation's top women's basketball recruits, says she will play for South Carolina. Wilson told a news conference Wednesday that she would stay close to home, rejecting overtures from national champion Connecticut, North Carolina and Tennessee.

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (AP) - Jordan Spieth says he gave no thought to withdrawing from the RBC Heritage after the grind of the Masters. Instead, he feels energized by his runner-up finish to Bubba Watson. The 20-year-old Spieth is in the field at Harbour Town Golf Links, where play starts Thursday.

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