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Charleston rallies by West Liberty

CHARLESTON — The West Liberty University football team saw a second-half lead slip away here Thursday night as unbeaten Charleston came from behind to pull out a 24-10 victory in the Mountain East Conference Game of the Week at UC Stadium.

Coach Roger Waialae’s Hilltoppers (1-2, 1-2) held a 3-0 lead at halftime and carried a 10-7 advantage into the waning minutes of the third quarter only to see the Golden Eagles reel off 17 unanswered points to pull away.

Sharks acquire Karlsson

SAN JOSE, Calif. — The San Jose Sharks have acquired two-time Norris Trophy-winning defenseman Erik Karlsson from the Ottawa Senators.

The teams announced the trade Thursday.

San Jose is sending the Senators a first-round pick in 2019 or 2020, a second-round pick in 2019, forwards Chris Tierney, Josh Norris and Rudolfs Balcers, defenseman Dylan DeMelo and two conditional draft picks. The Sharks also get forward Francis Perron.

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