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

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DULUTH, Ga. (AP) - Miguel Angel Jimenez made a dramatic Champions Tour debut, setting a tournament record with a first-round 65 yesterday in the soggy Greater Gwinnett Championship. Jimenez, coming off a fourth-place finish in the Masters, overcame constant rain and chilly temperatures at TPC Sugarloaf. Defending champion Bernhard Langer, Steve Pate and Kenny Perry each shot a 68.

ATLANTA (AP) - Georgia Tech coach Brian Gregory has added Coastal Carolina assistant and former NBA player Mamadou N'Diaye to his coaching staff. N'Diaye spent the past three seasons at Coastal Carolina. N'Diaye is from Senegal and Gregory says he'll expand the school's national and international recruiting.

ATLANTA (AP) - Georgia State basketball coach Ron Hunter has been given a pay raise as part of his two-year contract extension through the 2020 season. Georgia State finished 25-9 this season. Hunter's new deal gives him a $25,000 raise next season, to $425,000 with additional raises to $440,000 and $460,000 the following two years.

ATLANTA (AP) - TNT analyst Craig Sager will miss the NBA playoffs as he undergoes treatment for leukemia. A sideline reporter famous for his brightly colored suits, Sager describes the postseason as "my favorite time of year - city to city, round by round, 40 games in 40 nights."

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