Sun, 26 Feb 2017 07:30:23 -0600LONDON (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."
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 07:23:06 -0600CRANS 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.
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 07:25:35 -0600DUBAI, 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.
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 07:20:00 -0600Mayers to pitch for Cardinals against Marlins.
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 06:43:07 -0600LAHTI, 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.
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 06:46:34 -0600KVITFJELL, Norway (AP) — Norwegian Kjetil Jansrud secured the men's World Cup super-G title on home snow as Peter Fill won Sunday's race.
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 05:41:19 -0600CHONBURI, 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.
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 05:23:58 -0600KOENIGSSEE, Germany (AP) — Martins Dukurs of Latvia held on to win his fifth skeleton world championship on Sunday.
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 04:17:59 -0600SAPPORO, 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.
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 02:45:30 -0600Boys Basketball Best Performances from 2/25/2017SCORING LEADERS (Min. Games Played)
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 02:45:31 -0600Girls Basketball Best Performances from 2/25/2017SCORING LEADERS (Min. Games Played)
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 02:11:35 -0600SYDNEY (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.
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 01:39:16 -0600VANCOUVER, 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.
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 01:26:27 -0600HONOLULU (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.
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 01:19:26 -0600DENVER (AP) — As the clock ticked down, Colorado Avalanche goalie Jeremy Smith sweated out his first NHL win Saturday night.
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 01:15:00 -0600An 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.
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 01:10:00 -0600JUPITER, 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.…
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 01:00:00 -0600To fans upset with Kevin Shattenkirk for preventing the Blues from making a trade that would bring back a substantial return, he understands.
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 00:56:29 -0600OAKLAND, 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.
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 00:45:00 -0600That 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…
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 00:42:28 -0600HOUSTON (AP) — Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni wasn't exactly thrilled with his team's shootout win over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Saturday night.
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 00:36:56 -0600SPOKANE, 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.
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 00:31:53 -0600IRVINE, 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.
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 00:30:00 -0600OXFORD, Miss. • The look was about as good as Missouri could have asked for.
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 00:30:00 -0600The 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…
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 00:25:00 -0600BLUES AT BLACKHAWKS
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 00:20:00 -0600SPOKANE, 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.
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 00:18:25 -0600PITTSBURGH (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.
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 00:20:00 -0600Team-building day features groups that seldom mix.
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 00:15:00 -0600BREESE • Jack Strieker was blown away Feb. 4 just before the Breese Central boys basketball team took to the court against rival Mater Dei.
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 00:15:00 -0600Kentucky takes over SEC lead
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 00:13:20 -0600DALLAS (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…
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 00:15:00 -0600There 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.”
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 00:15:00 -0600JUPITER, Fla. • Dexter Fowler put an immediate charge into the Cardinals’ offense Saturday. And he didn’t even make contact.
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 00:15:00 -0600Thanks to injuries and the typical ebbs and flows of a season, the Big Ten Conference basketball race has evolved into a free-for-all.
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 00:10:00 -0600Sidney 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.
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 00:11:03 -0600MORAGA, 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.
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 00:12:22 -0600CLEVELAND (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.
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 00:10:00 -0600CHICAGO • Even before Blues forward Patrik Berglund had his offensive outburst, general manager Doug Armstrong said he was looking to re-sign the veteran center.
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 00:05:00 -0600DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. • Chase Elliott will forever be linked to Jeff Gordon.
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 00:05:00 -0600CHESTERFIELD • St. Louis U. High sophomore defenseman Christian Berger took a deep breath and exhaled.
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0600AUTO RACING
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0600SPRINGFIELD, 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…
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0600McKendree, Maryville advance six apiece from super regional to NCAA DII wrestling tournament
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0600Girls basketball large school schools - 2/251. Edwardsville (30-0) was idle.2. Parkway North (21-5) was idle.3. Washington (23-3) was idle.4. Kirkwood (22-3) def. Webster Groves (15-11), 59-50 Friday.5. Parkway Central (19-6) def. Villa Duchesne (9-13), 54-44 yesterday.6. St. Joseph's (16-8)…
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0600Boys 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.…
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0600Orioles OF Bourn breaks finger playing catch with a football
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 23:53:31 -0600SACRAMENTO, 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.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 23:38:16 -0600PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — De'Sean Parsons and Calaen Robinson scored 16 points apiece and Portland State beat Northern Arizona 84-72 on Saturday night.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 23:37:34 -0600SPOKANE, 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.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 23:36:50 -0600STOCKTON, 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.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 23:27:29 -0600SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — BYU upsets No. 1 Gonzaga 79-71, ending the Bulldogs' bid for perfect season.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 23:25:08 -0600PHILLIP 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.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 23:23:51 -0600DALLAS (AP) — With a new teammate 16 years his junior, Dirk Nowitzki played like he, too, was young again.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 23:23:31 -0600CLEVELAND (AP) — With LeBron James missing from Quicken Loans Arena, the Cleveland Cavaliers were reminded again just how tough life can be without their star.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 23:22:55 -0600BAKERSFIELD, 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.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 23:16:06 -0600Boys Basketball Best Performances from 2/25/2017SCORING LEADERS (Min. Games Played)
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 23:16:07 -0600Girls Basketball Best Performances from 2/25/2017SCORING LEADERS (Min. Games Played)
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 23:16:05 -0600BOZEMAN, 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.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 23:17:27 -0600PINE 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.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 23:07:05 -0600TUCSON, 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.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 23:01:12 -0600PHOENIX (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.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 23:00:46 -0600BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Deontay Wilder proved his surgically repaired right hand is still a devastating force — once he unleashed it.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 23:02:14 -0600PITTSBURGH (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…
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 22:57:08 -0600NORMAL, 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.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 22:51:01 -0600TORONTO (AP) — "Desperate hockey" helped the teetering Montreal Canadiens earn two big points Saturday night.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 22:51:23 -0600BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Indiana rediscovered its closing kick Saturday night.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 22:45:35 -0600MIAMI (AP) — Paul George had another frustrating night in Miami.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 22:43:41 -0600LOGAN, 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.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 22:42:56 -0600MACOMB, 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.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 22:41:08 -0600GREELEY, 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.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 22:39:48 -0600LAS 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…
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 22:38:41 -0600INDIANAPOLIS (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.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 22:38:11 -0600COLLEGE 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.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 22:34:05 -0600TOKYO (AP) — Wilson Kipsang led a Kenyan sweep of the podium at the Tokyo Marathon on Sunday.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 22:30:44 -0600ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — In the last week, the Orlando Magic have undergone a dramatic shift.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 22:29:37 -0600PITTSBURGH (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.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 22:26:58 -0600AUBURN, 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.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 22:22:48 -0600CLEVELAND (AP) — LeBron James did not play in Cleveland's game against the Chicago Bulls on Saturday night because of strep throat.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 22:13:51 -0600FORT 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.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 22:13:41 -0600HOUSTON (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.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 22:13:31 -0600SAN 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.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 22:15:21 -0600NEW YORK (AP) — Carmelo Anthony was disappointed the Knicks let another big lead against the 76ers turn into a close finish.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 22:08:19 -0600GRAND 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…
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 22:07:18 -0600DAVIS, Calif. (AP) — Brynton Lemar scored five of his 25 points in overtime and UC Davis beat Long Beach State 75-71 on Saturday night.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 22:04:38 -0600EDINBURG, 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.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 22:00:22 -0600ATLANTA (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.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 22:01:16 -0600RIVERSIDE, 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.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 21:59:00 -0600For the second time in four seasons, the Cahokia High wrestling team placed fourth in Class 2A wrestling.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 21:51:43 -0600SEATTLE (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.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 21:48:34 -0600CYPRESS, Texas (AP) — Mack Beggs had just won a state wrestling title Saturday in a category he didn't want to be in.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 21:43:07 -0600OMAHA, 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.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 21:38:31 -0600LAKELAND, 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.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 21:41:18 -0600KENT, 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.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 21:36:45 -0600CAMBRIDGE, 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.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 21:34:21 -0600FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Vionise Pierre-Louis scored 18 points, Maddie Manning had 15 and No. 16 Oklahoma defeated TCU 73-64 on Saturday night.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 21:33:46 -0600Alpena 73, Omaha 71
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 21:34:07 -0600INDIANAPOLIS (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.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 21:33:51 -0600CARBONDALE, 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…
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 21:31:36 -0600JONESBORO, 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.