Best Motherboard for AMD FX processor, mid-range price

My Dad needs to replace his motherboard. He currently has a Gigabyte GA-970A-D3P, which has begun to have problems with the USB 3.0 header on the board. (I'm beginning to understand that this is a common problem with this particular motherboard.)

The Processor he has is the AMD FX-6300.

I'm looking for recommendations for the best motherboard that is compatible with the FX processors. Price range: Nothing over $125 if it can be helped.

Thanks in advance! If anyone needs more information, let me know.
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  1. If your Dad wants to overclock the best one would be this:
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    Quality ASUS board with plenty of options.

    PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

    Motherboard: Asus M5A99FX PRO R2.0 ATX AM3+ Motherboard ($119.99 @ Newegg)
    Total: $119.99
    (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
    (Generated by PCPartPicker 2014-04-05 14:57 EDT-0400)
  3. Thank you both very much for your help! After considering everything, He ended up going with this board:
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