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Sports - April 5, 2019

Painting the plate black

Little, Stanford prepare for Pac-12 showdown with UCLA

by Rick Eymer

Jack Little enters a game to the Rolling Stones' "Paint it Black," a song that turned 53 years old in March. It's themes of grief and depression may not fit exactly though the idea of a loss, as in the opposition knowing the game is over when Little enters the game, is applicable.

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