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  • Blakeney's 31 points leads LSU past Miss. St., 88-77

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) -- Antonio Blakeney scored a career-high 31 points, and LSU moved into sole possession of first place in the Southeastern Conference with an 88-77 victory over struggling Mississippi State on Saturday night. … More »

    AP - Sports - 4 minutes 23 seconds ago
  • Rams RB Gurley wins top offensive rookie award

    Rams RB Gurley wins top offensive rookie award

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- St. Louis Rams running back Todd Gurley, who came off knee surgery in college to rush for 1,106 yards, has won The Associated Press Offensive Rookie of the Year award. … More »

    AP - Sports - 5 minutes ago
  • Columbia bounces back from 1st Ivy loss, tops Brown 77-73

    PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) -- Grant Mullins scored 25 points, including two free throws with six seconds left to help Columbia bounce back from its first Ivy League loss Friday to earn a 77-73 win over Brown Saturday. … More »

    AP - Sports - 6 minutes ago
  • No. 4 Maryland rallies for 72-61 win over No. 18 Purdue

    No. 4 Maryland rallies for 72-61 win over No. 18 Purdue

    Wrapping up a stretch of four tough games in 10 days, No. 4 Maryland switched into survival mode late in a Big Ten matchup with No. 18 Purdue. Down 51-47 with 6 minutes left, the Terrapins cranked up the defense and turned to Rasheed Sulaimon and … More »

    AP - Sports - 6 minutes ago
  • St. Louis Blues 'strongly considered' to host 2017 Winter Classic (Report)

    St. Louis Blues 'strongly considered' to host 2017 Winter Classic (Report)

    It's been just over a month since the last Winter Classic... SO WHY DON'T WE KNOW WHERE THE NEXT ONE IS GOING TO BE YET?! If the report by the St. Louis Post-Dispatch is correct, the St. Louis Blues will host the day after New Year's Day event at … More »

    Puck Daddy - 8 minutes ago
  • Anderson leads No. 23 Arizona past Washington 77-72

    Anderson leads No. 23 Arizona past Washington 77-72

    Before Ryan Anderson could escape back into Arizona's locker room, Lorenzo Romar made sure to get his attention. Anderson capped his impressive week with 22 points and 15 rebounds and No. 23 Arizona completed a road sweep, holding on for a 77-72 … More »

    AP - Sports - 8 minutes ago
  • NFL gives out its major awards on the eve of Super Bowl 50

    NFL gives out its major awards on the eve of Super Bowl 50

    SAN FRANCISCO — The NFL gathers the night before the Super Bowl every year for a lavish awards ceremony to hand out its major awards from the season. … More »

    Shutdown Corner - 9 minutes ago
  • Hemsley leads SDSU to 78-71 OT win vs New Mexico

    Hemsley leads SDSU to 78-71 OT win vs New Mexico

    San Diego State's 10-game winning streak to open Mountain West Conference play seemed all but over when New Mexico took a five-point lead with 21.1 seconds to play. Remarkably, the Aztecs forced overtime and then won it 78-71, tying the MWC record … More »

    AP - Sports - 11 minutes ago
  • UTEP rallies to dump Western Kentucky 93-89 in OT

    EL PASO, Texas (AP) -- Earvin Morris scored a career-high 32 points and Texas-El Paso rallied past Western Kentucky 93-89 in overtime on Saturday. … More »

    AP - Sports - 12 minutes ago
  • Longwood gets by Charleston Southern 78-76 in double OT

    CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) -- Kanayo Obi-Rapu made nine of his 17 points in two overtime periods and Tra'Vaughn White made two free throws with 29 seconds left in the second extra period to give Longwood a 78-76 victory over Charleston Southern on … More »

    AP - Sports - 13 minutes ago
  • Danny Lee takes Phoenix Open lead in front of record crowd

    Danny Lee takes Phoenix Open lead in front of record crowd

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) -- Danny Lee knew there was a huge crowd Saturday at the Waste Management Phoenix Open. He still was amazed when told just how many people packed TPC Scottsdale's Stadium Course. … More »

    AP - Sports - 14 minutes ago
  • Cook scores season high 27, Princeton beats Dartmouth 83-70

    PRINCETON, N.J. (AP) -- Steven Cook made four 3-pointers and scored a season-high 27 points to help Princeton beat Dartmouth 83-70 on Saturday, a day after defeating Harvard. … More »

    AP - Sports - 16 minutes ago
  • Plekanec helps Canadiens end skid with 5-1 win over Oilers

    Plekanec helps Canadiens end skid with 5-1 win over Oilers

    Tomas Plekanec had a goal and three assists, helping the Montreal Canadiens end a four-game losing streak with a 5-1 victory over the Edmonton Oilers on Saturday. Brendan Gallagher and P.K. Subban each had a goal and an assist, while Lars Eller … More »

    AP - Sports - 16 minutes ago
  • Thornwell, No. 25 South Carolina top No. 8 Texas A&M 81-78

    Thornwell, No. 25 South Carolina top No. 8 Texas A&M 81-78

    A big day from long range kept Sindarius Thornwell and No. 25 South Carolina in the mix for the Southeastern Conference title. Thornwell had 25 points and nine assists, and the Gamecocks made a season-high 12 3-pointers on their way to an 81-78 … More »

    AP - Sports - 18 minutes ago
  • NFL-Super Bowl 50 party circuit shifts into overdrive

    By Steve Keating SAN FRANCISCO, Feb 6 (Reuters) - With a Super Bowl 50 party circuit that could bring rock stars to their knees hitting overdrive on Saturday the Denver Broncos and Carolina Panthers may be the only ones well-rested for the NFL's … More »

    Reuters - 19 minutes ago
  • Governor Malibu takes Aqueduct's Gander Stakes

    Governor Malibu came up from Florida to post a 2 1/2 length victory Saturday at Aqueduct in the $100,000 Gander Stakes for 3-year-olds bred in New York. Never worse than second, Governor Malibu wrested the lead from the pace-setting Sudden Surprise … More »

    AP - Sports - 20 minutes ago
  • Lillard scores 21 to help Portland beat Houston 96-79

    Damian Lillard had 21 points and 10 assists to lead a balanced scoring attack and the Portland Trail Blazers built a big lead early and rolled to an easy 96-79 win over the Houston Rockets on Saturday. The Trail Blazers were up by 19 at halftime … More »

    AP - Sports - 22 minutes ago
  • Denver's Wade Phillips wins assistant coach award

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Denver Broncos defensive coordinator Wade Phillips has won The Associated Press NFL Assistant Coach of the Year award. … More »

    AP - Sports - 23 minutes ago
  • Incarnate Word beats Lamar 74-71

    BEAUMONT, Texas (AP) -- Jontrell Walker made 3 of 6 from 3-point range for 17 points and Incarnate Word pulled ahead late and held on to beat Lamar 74-71 on Saturday. … More »

    AP - Sports - 24 minutes ago
  • Wintering, Tyson lead Portland past Loyola Marymount 92-78

    LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Alec Wintering scored 29 points, D'Marques Tyson 23 - the pair combining for 11 3-pointers - and Portland took control in the second half to defeat Loyola Marymount 92-78 on Saturday. … More »

    AP - Sports - 27 minutes ago
  • Zach LeDay's 19 points lift Hokies past Clemson

    Zach LeDay's 19 points lift Hokies past Clemson

    In their last game, the Virginia Tech Hokies let a late lead slip away in an overtime loss at Syracuse. Against Clemson, though, the Hokies finished. Zach LeDay scored 19 points and grabbed 12 rebounds to lead Virginia Tech to a 60-57 victory over … More »

    AP - Sports - 29 minutes ago
  • Drew Hunter breaks indoor high school mile record

    NEW YORK (AP) -- Drew Hunter broke Alan Webb's high school record in the indoor mile running a 3:58.25 at the Armory Track Invitational on Saturday. … More »

    AP - Sports - 30 minutes ago
  • Turner Pins It

    Turner Pins It

    Brandon Jennings flies to the basket on the break and Myles Turner rises and pins the shot to the glass. … More »

    NBA.com - 35 minutes ago
  • Martin leads Butler to 89-56 win over St. John's

    Jones, a redshirt senior, had 10 points, 14 rebounds and 10 assists, the first triple-double by a Butler player in 32 years. ''I didn't know he had an opportunity until someone mentioned it to me,'' Butler coach Chris Holtmann said. Kelan Martin, … More »

    AP - Sports - 35 minutes ago
  • Harden Drops 33

    Harden Drops 33

    James Harden scores 33 points going 50% from the field with four triples and eight rebounds versus Portland. … More »

    NBA.com - 36 minutes ago
  • Tennessee Tech breaks away from Jacksonville State 68-58

    JACKSONVILLE, Ala. (AP) -- Aleksa Jugovic and Torrance Rowe scored 16 points each as Tennessee Tech broke away from a halftime tie to defeat Jacksonville State 68-58 on Saturday for a fourth-straight win. … More »

    AP - Sports - 36 minutes ago
  • Kobe In San Antonio

    Kobe In San Antonio

    Check out some of Kobe Bryant's best highlights throughout his career from epic battles versus the Spurs! … More »

    NBA.com - 37 minutes ago
  • Howard, Central Arkansas beat New Orleans 112-77

    CONWAY, Ark. (AP) -- Jordan Howard made six 3-pointers and scored 36 points - his second 30-plus game - and New Orleans cruised to a 112-77 win over New Orleans on Saturday. … More »

    AP - Sports - 39 minutes ago
  • Fancy Finish

    Fancy Finish

    Paul George makes the sweet dish in transition to Myles Turner, who finger rolls it in with ease. … More »

    NBA.com - 39 minutes ago
  • Frazier leads Georgia past short-handed Auburn, 65-55

    J.J. Frazier scored 16 points and Georgia beat short-handed Auburn 65-55 on Saturday night, giving the Tigers their fifth straight loss. Auburn missed 18 straight shots from the field as Georgia pulled away in the second half. The Tigers struggled … More »

    AP - Sports - 43 minutes ago
  • Lob to Zeller

    Lob to Zeller

    On the break Nicolas Batum lobs it up to Cody Zeller who throws down the alley-oop dunk. … More »

    NBA.com - 45 minutes ago
  • Mor Spirit wins Robert Lewis for Baffert at Santa Anita

    With American Pharoah retired to a breeding career, the trainer is eager to find his next great horse. Mor Spirit is coming along at just the right time. The dark bay horse won the $150,000 Robert B. Lewis Stakes by 1 1/2 lengths Saturday at Santa … More »

    AP - Sports - 48 minutes ago
  • Leicester beats City 3-1, Torres nets 100th Atletico goal

    Leicester beats City 3-1, Torres nets 100th Atletico goal

    Leicester firmly underlined its Premier League title credentials with a 3-1 win at Manchester City on Saturday, while Atletico Madrid moved provisionally level on points with Barcelona at the top of the Spanish league by beating Eibar 3-1. Fernando … More »

    AP - Sports - 49 minutes ago
  • Murray's 35 points lift No. 20 Kentucky

    Murray's 35 points lift No. 20 Kentucky

    Jamal Murray put on a show for his very special cheering section. Murray scored a career-high 35 points, and No. 20 Kentucky beat Florida 80-61 on Saturday. Murray, a freshman guard from Canada, said having his parents in the stands provided a … More »

    AP - Sports - 50 minutes ago
  • Chattanooga tops Furman, 62-54; improves to go 10-1 in SoCon

    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) -- Justin Tuoyo scored 19 points and Tennessee-Chattanooga won its eight-straight game to remain alone on top of the Southern Conference standings, avenging its lone loss by posting a 62-54 win over second-place Furman … More »

    AP - Sports - 53 minutes ago
  • Broncos' tackle Ryan Harris had Joe Mauer's back in high school

    Broncos' tackle Ryan Harris had Joe Mauer's back in high school

    Ryan Harris has played offensive line in front of Peyton Manning and Joe Mauer. … More »

    Big League Stew - 56 minutes ago
  • Bentil plays, but No. 11 Friars can't catch No. 3 Wildcats

    Bentil plays, but No. 11 Friars can't catch No. 3 Wildcats

    Ben Bentil played for Providence despite an injured ankle, scoring 18 of his 20 points in the second half against No. 3 Villanova. The Friars are just 2-4 in league games at the Dunkin' Donuts Center, which had a season-best 12,883 in attendance. … More »

    AP - Sports - 57 minutes ago
  • Bethune-Cookman hits 13 3s in 85-56 win over Delaware State

    DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) -- Diamante Lewis scored 21 points to help Bethune Cookman beat Delaware State 85-56 on Saturday. … More »

    AP - Sports - 58 minutes ago
  • Michael's 40 helps Statham get record 1,099th win

    ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Harry Statham earned his record-breaking 1,099th victory as a head coach on Saturday as freshman Nate Michael scored 40 points to lead McKendree to a 92-84 win over Maryville. … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 1 minute ago
  • Elliott, Maryland-Eastern Shore beat Hampton 73-70

    PRINCESS ANNE, Md. (AP) -- Dominique Elliott had 23 points and eight rebounds to lead Maryland-Eastern Shore over first-place Hampton 73-70 on Saturday. … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 2 minutes ago