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

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BRISTOL, Tenn. (AP) - Kurt Busch has won the NASCAR race at Bristol Motor Speedway to steal the spotlight from his younger brother. Busch's victory was his first of the season and sixth career Cup win on the Tennessee bullring. He raced Stewart-Haas Racing teammate Clint Bowyer hard on a late restart to grab the lead and hang on to clinch a spot in the playoffs.

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) - Brandt Snedeker held a three-stroke lead Saturday in the Wyndham Championship when the third round was suspended because of severe weather. Snedeker was 16 under for the tournament with 11 holes left in the round at the final event of the PGA Tour's regular season.

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - The running game has been a low point in coach Will Muschamp's first two seasons at South Carolina. Muschamp is encouraged so far in fall camp that things are changing. Muschamp believes a faster offense and a healthy return for Rico Dowdle will help.

SAN ANTONIO (AP) - Bob Bass, the former San Antonio and Charlotte general manager who was an integral part of the front office for most of the Spurs' first 20 years in South Texas, has died. He was 89. Bass was hired as coach during the Spurs' second season in San Antonio in 1974-75. He joined the front office as GM when the club moved from the ABA to the NBA in 1976.

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - The University of South Carolina is preparing for damage control after a Jay-Z and Beyonce concert next week at the school's football stadium just days before the Gamecocks' home opener. Local outlets report officials put a protective cover over the field at Williams-Brice Stadium before set up for the Aug. 21 concert began.

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