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

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SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) - Layne Roblyer hit his second home run of the tournament to help Pearland to an 11-4 victory over Lynnwood, Washington, yesterday in the Little League World Series. Roblyer had a three-run shot in the third inning against Lynnwood. Pearland will play Chicago tonight.

IRVING, Texas (AP) - The Dallas defense is still missing starters halfway through the preseason and will lose cornerback Orlando Scandrick for the first four games of the regular season because of a drug suspension. Coach Jason Garrett says the Cowboys "have to live with the reality" of starting the season without Scandrick and the uncertainty surrounding other key pieces.

WACO, Texas (AP) - Fans at Baylor's new campus football stadium will be able to get instant replays and stats right at their seats. School officials unveiled the Baylor In-Game Application yesterday. The app is part of the advanced technology at $260 million, 45,000-seat McLane Stadium. The Bears won their first Big 12 title last season.

WACO, Texas (AP) - An attorney for a former Baylor football star says concussions are partly to blame for the ex-player's anger issues as he is sentenced to prison for domestic violence. LaCurtis Jones has been sentenced to prison terms of three and two years. Jones admitted to choking his wife during a fight at his mother's house in February.

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