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Farah says linking him with 'drug misuse' claims upsetting

Sun, 26 Feb 2017 07:30:23 -0600

LONDON (AP) — Quadruple Olympic champion Mo Farah maintained Sunday that he has always competed cleanly and never broken anti-doping rules, countering any association with "allegations of drug misuse."



Shiffrin storms to combined World Cup race victory

Sun, 26 Feb 2017 07:23:06 -0600

CRANS MONTANA, Switzerland (AP) — A stunning run from Mikaela Shiffrin saw her win the alpine combined race Sunday to extend her advantage in the overall standings.


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Murray recalls shingles struggle after Australian Open exit

Sun, 26 Feb 2017 07:25:35 -0600

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Top-seeded Andy Murray said Sunday he is back to his best ahead of the Dubai Tennis Championships after recounting his struggles with shingles following his early exit from the Australian Open last month.



Diaz, Peralta, Grichuk to start Sunday's game

Sun, 26 Feb 2017 07:20:00 -0600

Mayers to pitch for Cardinals against Marlins.



Russia, Norway win team cross-country sprints at worlds

Sun, 26 Feb 2017 06:43:07 -0600

LAHTI, Finland (AP) — Russia won the men's cross-country skiing team sprint at the world championships Sunday after a dramatic last-lap crash wrecked the chances of the two leading teams.


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Jansrud wins men's super-G title as Fill takes race win

Sun, 26 Feb 2017 06:46:34 -0600

KVITFJELL, Norway (AP) — Norwegian Kjetil Jansrud secured the men's World Cup super-G title on home snow as Peter Fill won Sunday's race.


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Amy Yang wins LPGA Thailand by five strokes

Sun, 26 Feb 2017 05:41:19 -0600

CHONBURI, Thailand (AP) — Amy Yang rarely wavered with a big lead during the final round of the Thailand LPGA tournament, shooting a 4-under 68 to win by five strokes Sunday.


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Martins Dukurs wins his 5th skeleton world championship

Sun, 26 Feb 2017 05:23:58 -0600

KOENIGSSEE, Germany (AP) — Martins Dukurs of Latvia held on to win his fifth skeleton world championship on Sunday.



Uno wins gold medal in figure skating at Asian Winter Games

Sun, 26 Feb 2017 04:17:59 -0600

SAPPORO, Japan (AP) — Shoma Uno of Japan overcame several early mistakes Sunday to win the gold medal in men's figure skating on the final day of the Asian Winter Games.


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Sun, 26 Feb 2017 02:45:30 -0600

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First-place Sydney FC returns to winning ways in A-League

Sun, 26 Feb 2017 02:11:35 -0600

SYDNEY (AP) — Bobo scored twice as Sydney FC rebounded from its first loss in the A-League to beat Melbourne City 3-1 and remain well ahead in the standings.



Sharks get 4-1 win while Canucks battle mumps

Sun, 26 Feb 2017 01:39:16 -0600

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — The big-name San Jose Sharks can push the strongest NHL team off its game. Ravaged by an apparent outbreak of the mumps, the Vancouver Canucks could only do so much.


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Allen, Purchase help Hawaii top Fullerton in OT, 64-58

Sun, 26 Feb 2017 01:26:27 -0600

HONOLULU (AP) — Noah Allen scored 21 points and Jack Purchase hit two 3-pointers in overtime to lead Hawaii to a 64-58 win over Cal State-Fullerton on Saturday night.



Jeremy Smith gets first NHL win as Avalanche beat Sabres 5-3

Sun, 26 Feb 2017 01:19:26 -0600

DENVER (AP) — As the clock ticked down, Colorado Avalanche goalie Jeremy Smith sweated out his first NHL win Saturday night.


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Goold: Outfielder Garcia is the latest import as Cards work the Cuban market

Sun, 26 Feb 2017 01:15:00 -0600

An outfielder with a striking muscular frame, Jose Garcia is the Cardinals’ fifth international player signed for a bonus of more than a million dollars in the past eight months.


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Ortiz: Cards prospect Fernandez working on his dream

Sun, 26 Feb 2017 01:10:00 -0600

JUPITER, Fla. • Junior Fernandez was only 12 when he emigrated with his parents from the Dominican Republic to Miami in 2009, beginning what would prove to be a rare route back home in his quest to reach St. Louis.…


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Shattenkirk understands frustration of Blues fans

Sun, 26 Feb 2017 01:00:00 -0600

To fans upset with Kevin Shattenkirk for preventing the Blues from making a trade that would bring back a substantial return, he understands.


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Splash Brothers lead way for Warriors with Durant out hurt

Sun, 26 Feb 2017 00:56:29 -0600

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Golden State Warriors missed Kevin Durant's big presence on both ends of the court. They missed their snappy ball movement that leads to easy baskets and open 3-pointers.


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Hochman: LA Galaxy's Klein supports MLS in STL

Sun, 26 Feb 2017 00:45:00 -0600

That steam was like a dream, soccer heroes emerging from it during pregame introductions, and it forever wafts in the top of his mind, like a fluffy cloud of childhood memories … or, I suppose, like the stale cigar smoke…


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Harden leads Rockets past Timberwolves in 142-130 shootout

Sun, 26 Feb 2017 00:42:28 -0600

HOUSTON (AP) — Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni wasn't exactly thrilled with his team's shootout win over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Saturday night.


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Mika leads BYU to upset of No. 1 Gonzaga 79-71

Sun, 26 Feb 2017 00:36:56 -0600

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Top-ranked Gonzaga's quest to go undefeated this season ended under a barrage of baskets by BYU's Eric Mika on Saturday night.


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Martin, UC Irvine hold off Cal State Northridge 83-80

Sun, 26 Feb 2017 00:31:53 -0600

IRVINE, Calif. (AP) — Jaron Martin sank a career-best six 3-pointers and made a pair of free throws with 2.8 seconds left to lift UC Irvine to an 83-80 win over Cal State Northridge on Saturday night.






Blues Insider: Who will be on protected list for expansion draft?

Sun, 26 Feb 2017 00:30:00 -0600

The Blues’ approach to the NHL expansion draft in 1967 was simple yet successful. They drafted as many veterans with Stanley Cup championships in their past as possible, even if they had to talk a couple out of their retirement…


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No. 1 Gonzaga suffers first loss in finale

Sun, 26 Feb 2017 00:20:00 -0600

SPOKANE, Wash. • Eric Mika had 29 points and 11 rebounds to help BYU upset No. 1 Gonzaga 79-71 on Saturday night, ending the Bulldogs’ quest to go undefeated in the final game of the regular season.


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NHL Capsules

Sun, 26 Feb 2017 00:18:25 -0600

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Sidney Crosby scored his NHL-leading 34th goal, Matt Murray made 35 saves and the Pittsburgh Penguins beat the Philadelphia Flyers 4-2 at blustery Heinz Field on Saturday night.












Cowboys celebrate '92 title on anniversary of Jones purchase

Sun, 26 Feb 2017 00:13:20 -0600

DALLAS (AP) — Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones and Jimmy Johnson reunited Saturday night to celebrate their first Super Bowl-winning team on the 28th anniversary of the day Jones bought the team, fired Tom Landry and hired his former Arkansas…


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With odd ending, Billikens slip past St. Joseph’s

Sun, 26 Feb 2017 00:15:00 -0600

There are times that St. Louis University freshman Jalen Johnson said his older teammates offer advice about “what to do and not to do, what’s stupid and not stupid.”


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Fowler walks right into leadoff role; Wong rests shoulder

Sun, 26 Feb 2017 00:15:00 -0600

JUPITER, Fla. • Dexter Fowler put an immediate charge into the Cardinals’ offense Saturday. And he didn’t even make contact.


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NHL: Penguins beat Flyers at Heinz Field

Sun, 26 Feb 2017 00:10:00 -0600

Sidney Crosby scored his NHL-leading 34th goal, Matt Murray made 35 saves and the Pittsburgh Penguins beat the Philadelphia Flyers 4-2 at blustery Heinz Field on Saturday night in Pittsburgh.


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No. 20 Saint Mary's holds off Santa Clara in WCC finale

Sun, 26 Feb 2017 00:11:03 -0600

MORAGA, Calif. (AP) — Having the second-stingiest scoring defense in the country has turned out to be quite a luxury for No. 20 Saint Mary's this season.


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NBA Capsules

Sun, 26 Feb 2017 00:12:22 -0600

CLEVELAND (AP) — Dwyane Wade scored 20 points and Jimmy Butler recorded a triple-double, leading the Chicago Bulls to a 117-99 victory Saturday night over the Cleveland Cavaliers, who played without LeBron James.



GM Armstrong, Berglund both happy he remains with Blues

Sun, 26 Feb 2017 00:10:00 -0600

CHICAGO • Even before Blues forward Patrik Berglund had his offensive outburst, general manager Doug Armstrong said he was looking to re-sign the veteran center.


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SLUH wakes up in mini-game to knock off gutsy Oakville

Sun, 26 Feb 2017 00:05:00 -0600

CHESTERFIELD • St. Louis U. High sophomore defenseman Christian Berger took a deep breath and exhaled.


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Sunday’s sports on the air

Sun, 26 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0600

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Wichita State wins share of another MVC title

Sun, 26 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0600

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. • Wichita State’s junior class knows this Missouri Valley Conference title is different than the previous ones. When they return to Koch Arena, they will enjoy 2015 and 2016 banners they played a role in hanging and savor…






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Sun, 26 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0600

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Sun, 26 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0600

Boys basketball large school schools - 2/251. Edwardsville (26-1) def. Belleville East (15-12), 95-72 Friday.2. Webster Groves (23-2) def. Kirkwood (13-13), 78-65 Friday.3. East St. Louis (17-7) def. Collinsville (10-19), 63-56 Friday.4. Chaminade (20-5) was idle.5. Belleville West (18-8) def.…






Sacramento State holds off Southern Utah 86-76

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 23:53:31 -0600

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Nick Hornsby scored 22 points to go with 11 rebounds, Justin Strings added 18 points and Sacramento State overtook Southern Utah in the second half for an 86-76 win Saturday night.



Parsons, Robinson lead Portland State over Northern Arizona

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 23:38:16 -0600

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — De'Sean Parsons and Calaen Robinson scored 16 points apiece and Portland State beat Northern Arizona 84-72 on Saturday night.



Top 25 Capsules

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 23:37:34 -0600

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Eric Mika had 29 points and 11 rebounds to help BYU upset No. 1 Gonzaga 79-71 on Saturday night, ending the Bulldogs' bid to go undefeated in the final game of the regular season.



Brown jumper gives Loyola Marymount 67-66 win over Pacific

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 23:36:50 -0600

STOCKTON, Calif. (AP) — Brandon Brown sank a jumper with 26 seconds remaining to give Loyola Marymount a 67-66 win over Pacific on Saturday night in a regular-season finale for both teams.



BYU upsets No. 1 Gonzaga 79-71, ending the Bulldogs' bid for perfect season

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 23:27:29 -0600

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — BYU upsets No. 1 Gonzaga 79-71, ending the Bulldogs' bid for perfect season.



Rea scores second victory in 1st World Superbikes round

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 23:25:08 -0600

PHILLIP ISLAND, Australia (AP) — Britain's Jonathan Rea began the defense of his Superbike World Championship with a double victory at the first stop of the season at Phillip Island on Sunday.



Barnes, Nowitzki lead Mavericks past Pelicans 96-83

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 23:23:51 -0600

DALLAS (AP) — With a new teammate 16 years his junior, Dirk Nowitzki played like he, too, was young again.


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Bulls benefit as James sits with strep, beat Cavs 117-99

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 23:23:31 -0600

CLEVELAND (AP) — With LeBron James missing from Quicken Loans Arena, the Cleveland Cavaliers were reminded again just how tough life can be without their star.


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CS Bakersfield clinches first WAC regular-season title

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 23:22:55 -0600

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (AP) — Damiyne Durham scored 18 points, Dedrick Basile added 16 and Cal State Bakersfield beat Chicago State 69-49 on Saturday night to clinch the program's first Western Athletic Conference regular-season title.



Daily performances

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Hall propels Montana State past Montana 78-69

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 23:16:05 -0600

BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) — Tyler Hall scored a career-high 37 points and set a Montana State single-season scoring record as the Bobcats slipped past rival Montana for a 78-69 win Saturday night.



Grambling State beats Arkansas Pine Bluff 78-58

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 23:17:27 -0600

PINE BLUFF, Ark. (AP) — Averyl Ugba scored 24 points and grabbed 13 rebounds, Ervin Mitchell scored 17 and Grambling beat Arkansas-Pine Bluff 78-58 on Saturday night.



No. 5 UCLA dominates offensive boards to edge No. 4 Arizona

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 23:07:05 -0600

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — An awesome offense has carried UCLA to a terrific season. The Bruins turned to rebounding and defense for what may have been their most impressive win yet.


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Braun makes 5 3-pointers, Grand Canyon beats UMKC 84-77

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 23:01:12 -0600

PHOENIX (AP) — Joshua Braun made five 3-pointers and scored 28 points, DeWayne Russell had 19 points, seven rebounds and nine assists, and Grand Canyon beat Missouri-Kansas City 84-77 on Saturday night.



Wilder retains WBC title with 5th-round KO of Washington

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 23:00:46 -0600

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Deontay Wilder proved his surgically repaired right hand is still a devastating force — once he unleashed it.


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Crosby scores 34th, Penguins top Flyers 4-2 at Heinz Field

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 23:02:14 -0600

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The pomp. The circumstance. The spectacle. Sidney Crosby's used to all of it. So the message the Pittsburgh Penguins captain and the rest of the veterans sent to their teammates making their first appearances in an NHL…


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Byron wins 2A title over Bloomington Central Catholic

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 22:57:08 -0600

NORMAL, Ill. (AP) — Defending state champ Byron, led by Paige Holloway's 22 points, got hot in the second half and cruised past Bloomington Central Catholic 55-32 on Saturday to win another championship.



Shaw's OT goal gives Canadiens 14th straight win over Leafs

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 22:51:01 -0600

TORONTO (AP) — "Desperate hockey" helped the teetering Montreal Canadiens earn two big points Saturday night.


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Hot-shooting Utah State routs Air Force 89-58

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 22:43:41 -0600

LOGAN, Utah (AP) — Jalen Moore scored 24 points and Utah State shot nearly 60 percent from the field in an 89-58 rout of Air Force on Saturday night.



Fort Wayne beats Western Illinois 96-92 in OT

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 22:42:56 -0600

MACOMB, Ill. (AP) — Bryson Scott and Brent Calhoun scored 21 points apiece as Fort Wayne beat Western Illinois 96-92 in overtime on Saturday night, closing out the regular season for both teams.



North Dakota needs OT to top Northern Colorado, 84-81

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 22:41:08 -0600

GREELEY, Colo. (AP) — Cortez Seales scored seven of his 23 points in overtime as North Dakota held on to beat Northern Colorado 84-81 to hold onto first place in the Big Sky Conference Saturday night.



New Mexico State shrugs off rare home loss to drub Seattle

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 22:39:48 -0600

LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — Eli Chuha finished 7 of 7 for 17 points and 11 rebounds, Braxton Huggins made four 3s and scored 16 points, and New Mexico State bounced back after having its 23-game home win streak snapped…



Homestead gets 61-54 win over Pike for IHSAA Class 4A title

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 22:38:41 -0600

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Homestead won its first state championship Saturday, defeating Pike 61-54 in a hard-fought Indiana High School Athletic Association Class 4A title game.



Texas A&M edges Alabama 56-53

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 22:38:11 -0600

COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — Texas A&M coach Billy Kennedy vowed he saw this coming, a sordid affair between two grinders in the Southeastern Conference on Saturday night.



Wilson Kipsang leads Kenyan sweep at Tokyo Marathon

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 22:34:05 -0600

TOKYO (AP) — Wilson Kipsang led a Kenyan sweep of the podium at the Tokyo Marathon on Sunday.






NHL Capsules

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 22:29:37 -0600

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Sidney Crosby scored his NHL-leading 34th goal, Matt Murray made 35 saves and the Pittsburgh Penguins beat the Philadelphia Flyers 4-2 at blustery Heinz Field on Saturday night.



Barford, Hannahs lead Arkansas past Auburn 79-68

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 22:26:58 -0600

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Jaylen Barford scored 20 points and Dusty Hannahs added 18 and Arkansas held off Auburn 79-68 on Saturday to win its fifth consecutive game.


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LeBron James sits with strep throat, could miss more time

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 22:22:48 -0600

CLEVELAND (AP) — LeBron James did not play in Cleveland's game against the Chicago Bulls on Saturday night because of strep throat.


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Omogbo 3 puts Colorado State over San Diego St. 56-55

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 22:13:51 -0600

FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) — Emmanuel Omogbo hit a 3-pointer with four seconds to play to give Colorado State a 56-55 win over San Diego State on Saturday night.



Rice slips past Louisiana Tech for 88-81 win

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 22:13:41 -0600

HOUSTON (AP) — Marcus Evans scored 26 points, hitting 15 of 16 from the line, to lead Rice to an 88-81 victory over Louisiana Tech on Saturday night that gave the Owls their first 20-win season since 2004.



San Diego beats pesky Portland 85-82 behind Carter's 21 pts

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 22:13:31 -0600

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Olin Carter III scored 21 points and Cameron Neubauer had 18 points and San Diego outlasted Portland's comeback attempt with an 85-82 win on Saturday.



Anthony's jumper gives Knicks 110-109 victory over 76ers

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 22:15:21 -0600

NEW YORK (AP) — Carmelo Anthony was disappointed the Knicks let another big lead against the 76ers turn into a close finish.


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Weninger has 22 saves in 3-0 shutout of North Dakota

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 22:08:19 -0600

GRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP) — One night after scoring as many goals as it did in its previous three games, North Dakota's offense was stymied by Nebraska-Omaha sophomore goalie Evan Weninger, who led the Mavericks to a 3-0 National Collegiate…



Lemar scores 25, leads UC Davis over Long Beach State in OT

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 22:07:18 -0600

DAVIS, Calif. (AP) — Brynton Lemar scored five of his 25 points in overtime and UC Davis beat Long Beach State 75-71 on Saturday night.



Poydras helps Utah Valley romp past Texas-Rio Grande, 88-68

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 22:04:38 -0600

EDINBURG, Texas (AP) — Jordan Poydras scored 17 points and Utah Valley shot its way past Texas-Rio Grande Valley 88-68 in a Western Athletic Conference battle Saturday night.



Ryan Dungey wins AMA Supercross race in Atlanta

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 22:00:22 -0600

ATLANTA (AP) — Ryan Dungey raced to his second AMA Supercross victory of the season and 33rd overall 450SX Class win Saturday night at the Georgia Dome.



Back-to-back 3s help Cal Poly get past UC Riverside in OT

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 22:01:16 -0600

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — Victor Joseph scored 26 points, Donovan Fields added 22, and Cal Poly sent UC Riverside to its sixth straight loss with an 84-77 overtime win on Saturday night.



Cahokia finishes fourth in 2A state duals

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 21:59:00 -0600

For the second time in four seasons, the Cahokia High wrestling team placed fourth in Class 2A wrestling.


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Women's Top 25 Capsules

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 21:51:43 -0600

SEATTLE (AP) — Kelsey Plum surpassed Jackie Stiles to become the NCAA's all-time scoring leader with a career-best 57 points in the final regular season game of her career, leading No. 11 Washington past Utah 84-77 on Saturday.



Transgender boy wins controversial girls state title

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 21:48:34 -0600

CYPRESS, Texas (AP) — Mack Beggs had just won a state wrestling title Saturday in a category he didn't want to be in.


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Omaha dumps North Dakota State 96-92, blunts title hopes

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 21:43:07 -0600

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Marcus Tyus scored 27 points and Omaha withstood a frantic finish to beat North Dakota State 96-92 Saturday and ruined the Bison's chance to earn the top seed to the Summit League Conference Tournament.



Thompson gets 20, helps Winter Haven girls defend 8A title

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 21:38:31 -0600

LAKELAND, Fla. (AP) — Tatianna Thompson had 20 points to lead Winter Haven to a 72-65 win over Hollywood South Broward in the Florida girls basketball Class 8A championship game Saturday.



Kent State rallies again for fourth straight victory

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 21:41:18 -0600

KENT, Ohio (AP) — Jimmy Hall and Deon Edwin posted double-doubles and Kent State rallied to beat Ohio 70-67 on Saturday night as the Golden Flashes won their fourth straight.



Harvard beats Brown 77-58, wins 6th straight

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 21:36:45 -0600

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Siyani Chambers scored 19 points, Seth Towns added 16 and Harvard rolled to a 77-58 victory over Brown on Saturday night for its sixth straight win.



Pierre-Louis, Manning help No. 16 Sooner women top TCU 73-64

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 21:34:21 -0600

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Vionise Pierre-Louis scored 18 points, Maddie Manning had 15 and No. 16 Oklahoma defeated TCU 73-64 on Saturday night.



Saturday's Regional Playoff Scores

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 21:33:46 -0600

Alpena 73, Omaha 71



South Dakota beats IUPUI 92-85, wins Summit League title

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 21:34:07 -0600

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Matt Mooney scored 27 points and South Dakota held off IUPUI's late rally for a 92-85 victory and the Summit League regular season title on Saturday night.



Fletcher's 3 lifts Southern Illinois over Loyola-Chicago

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 21:33:51 -0600

CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — Armon Fletcher scored 14 points, including the go-ahead 3-pointer with 17 seconds left, and Southern Illinois secured the No. 4 seed in next week's Missouri Valley Conference tournament with a 72-70 win over Loyola-Chicago on Saturday…



Georgia Southern tops Arkansas St., 72-60, tightens Sun Belt

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 21:31:36 -0600

JONESBORO, Ark. (AP) — Ike Smith scored 21 points and grabbed 10 rebounds as Georgia Southern pulled away from Arkansas State in the second half of its Sun Belt Conference battle Saturday, earning a 72-60 victory.