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Sports Minute: Here is the latest Alabama, Louisiana and Mississippi sports news from The Associated Press

IRVING, Texas (AP) - Louisiana Tech and Western Kentucky are the preseason picks to win their Conference USA divisions again this season. WKU won the East Division title last season, then beat West Division champs Louisiana Tech in the C-USA title game. The league's preseason offensive player of the year is WKU quarterback Mike White.

(AP) - Former Auburn coach Tommy Tuberville is joining ESPN as a game analyst for the upcoming season. The network announced Wednesday that Tuberville will call games each week and a play-by-play partner will be named soon. In 21 seasons as a head coach, Tuberville won 159 games with Auburn, Mississippi, Texas Tech and Cincinnati.

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