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Shannon Elizabeth, Derek Hough Split

derek hough and shannon elizabethShannon Elizabeth and Derek Hough have called it quits.

The couple, who met on Dancing With the Stars and have been dating for a year, announced their split on Twitter Friday evening.

“Hi everyone, we wanted you all to know directly from us, that Shannon & I have decided to end our relationship as boyfriend & girlfriend…,” they each posted in matching Twitter messages. “However, we love and care about each other very much and will reamin friends and in each others lives.”

A few hours later, the the 35-year-old actress — who began a relationship with the professional dancer during the hit show’s sixth season — thanked fans for their understanding.

“Thank you everyone for all your sweet words & encouragement — it really means a lot to me!” Elizabeth posted.