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PHOTOS | UGA's Bubba Watson wins the Masters

AUGUSTA, Ga. -- On another typical Easter Sunday at the Masters, where mayhem, stress and a few miracles matched the frequency of the roars booming through this cathedral in the pine trees, a big-hitting lefty from Bagdad, Fla., ended up in Butler Cabin.

Bubba Watson, a man of deep faith who was dressed in all white and wielded a driver painted pink, defeated Louis Oosthuizen on the second hole of a playoff to win the 76th edition of the first major of the season. Watson two-putted from 12 feet after hitting his second shot from out of the trees and from 155 yards away, curving it more than 40 yards to reach the putting surface of No. 10 in the fading light after a brilliant day of sunshine and little wind.

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Even in victory, Watson's heart was at home

Philadelphia, PA (Sports Network) - Just after Bubba Watson sank his six-inch putt to win the Masters on Sunday, he began crying.

He hugged his caddie, body shaking from the sobs, and was soon joined by his mother and fellow players Ben Crane, Aaron Baddeley and Rickie Fowler.

But the two people who weren't there were the people Watson had been talking about all week -- his wife, Angie, and their new son, Caleb. It was hard not to realize how much they mean to him.

Watson and his wife adopted Caleb -- their first child -- two Mondays before the Masters began, and less than a week later, the left-hander was on his way to Augusta.

He didn't want to leave so soon, to fly in on Saturday like he normally does. He wanted to arrive on Wednesday at the last minute.

Arkansas Blanks Georgia Sunday

FAYETTEVILLE, ARK. -- The 13th-ranked Arkansas Razorbacks shut out Georgia 8-0 Sunday to take an SEC series at Baum Stadium.

The Razorbacks (24-7, 7-5 SEC) got eight strong innings from DJ Baxendale (6-1) as he scattered six hits, did not walk a batter and struck out seven. The Bulldogs dropped to 19-13 overall, 5-7 in the SEC.

No. 5 Georgia Tops No. 63 Auburn 6-1

ATHENS, Ga. -- The fifth-ranked Georgia Bulldogs bounced back from Friday's loss to beat the 63rd-ranked Auburn Tigers on Sunday afternoon by a score of 6-1.

Georgia (18-3, 8-2 SEC) came out strong to start the match by sweeping the doubles point over Auburn (8-10, 3-6 SEC).  Kate Fuller and Nadja Gilchrist claimed the first win of the day by defeating Olivia Bennett and Plamena Kurteva 8-5 at No. 2.  Just moments later at No. 3, the Bulldogs clinched the doubles point when Maho Kowase and Lilly Kimbell put away Jacqueline Kasler and Taylor Schreimann 8-4.  Chelsey Gullickson and Alina Jerjomina completed the sweep by holding off the 36-ranked doubles team in the nation of Jen Pfeifler and Paulina Schippers 8-5.

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Georgia Wins 6-1 At No. 16 Auburn

ATHENS, Ga. -- The No. 4 Georgia men's tennis team completed another weekend sweep, defeating 16th-ranked Auburn by a 6-1 score Sunday afternoon at the Yarbrough Tennis Center in Auburn, Ala.

With the win, the Bulldogs move to 19-2 (9-1) on the season and are tied for second in the SEC race with one regular-season match remaining. Georgia drops Auburn to 15-7 (4-5).

McLane ends spring as GSU's #1 quarterback

ATLANTA-As Georgia State concluded spring practice with a final scrimmage Friday morning, redshirt freshman Ben McLane emerged as the Panthers number one quarterback.

McLane, from Snellville, Ga., has been running with the first offense the last two weeks, moving in front of junior returnees Kelton Hill and Bo Schlechter. A former state championship winner at Brookwood High School, McLane overtook the two veterans, who combined to start nine of GSU's 11 games in 2011, with consistency and accuracy.

"Ben was the most consistent quarterback and the most accurate quarterback this spring," said offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach John Bond. "Day-in and day-out, he did a good job completing passes and managing the offense.

"In the offseason, he needs to continue to work hard on his game and he needs to continue to study the offense - all the things he's been doing that have allowed him to play beyond his years."