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Thursday, Jan. 28, 2016

South Carolina women notch 20th victory

COLUMBIA - A'ja Wilson scored 17 points, Alaina Coates had another double-double and No. 2 South Carolina used its inside game to move to 20-0 for a second consecutive season, pounding Mississippi ...

No. 8 Terps surge past No. 3 Hawkeyes

COLLEGE PARK, Md. -Robert Carter Jr. and Rasheed Sulaimon each scored 17 points, and No. 8 Maryland used a late charge to beat No. 3 Iowa 74-68 on Thursday night, ending the Hawkeyes' nine-game ...

Paine enters with high expectations

Paine returns its group of key players and added exciting new pieces, and the Lions have high expectations for a potentially deep postseason run.
By David Lee

Missouri quarterback dismissed from team

Missouri dismissed quarterback Maty Mauk from the football program Thursday after a series of missteps that included three suspensions over the past four months.

Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2016

UConn women dismantle Tulsa

TULSA, Okla. -Breanna Stewart scored 24 points and had 10 rebounds to help lead Connecticut to a dominating 94-30 victory over Tulsa Wednesday night.

Razorbacks upset fifth-ranked Aggies

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. - Moses Kingsley scored 18 points, Dusty Hannahs and Anthlon Bell added 17 apiece and Arkansas ended No. 5 Texas A&M's 10-game winning streak with a 74-71 victory Wednesday ...

Augusta softball turns to veteran arms

The Augusta University softball team lost five starters from last year's lineup, but three veteran pitchers return as the Jaguars seek another winning season.
By David Lee

Quarterback from North Dakota State is on big stage

MOBILE, Ala. - Those NFL executives who couldn't make the trek to North Dakota to check out Carson Wentz in college are now getting a close-up view of the player in the mix to be the first ...
By John Zenor

UConn athletic director offered job at Michigan

Two high ranking UConn officials say the school's athletic director has been offered the same job at Michigan.

Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2016

Virginia wins at the buzzer

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. - Darius Thompson hit a 3-pointer at the buzzer to give No. 11 Virginia a 72-71 victory over Wake Forest.

South Carolina coach completes his on-field coaching staff

Former Florida and NFL linebacker Mike Peterson was named South Carolina's outside linebackers coach, finishing off the on-field staff of new Gamecocks coach Will Muschamp.

Georgia Tech's lack of success in men's basketball is a mystery

Why Georgia Tech isn't more successful is one of college basketball's big mysteries.
By Paul Newberry

Monday, Jan. 25, 2016

Miami prolongs Duke's recent slump

CORAL GABLES, Fla. - Angel Rodriguez shook a shooting slump by making three 3-pointers and added 11 assists and five rebounds to help No. 15 Miami beat No. 24 Duke 80-69.

Epps helps Kentucky rally past SEC rival Tennessee

LEXINGTON, Ky. - Makayla Epps scored 14 of her 23 points in the third period to rally No. 12 Kentucky women from a seven-point halftime deficit.

Florida State settles Winston lawsuit with former student

Florida State University said Monday it's settling a lawsuit with a former student who said the school failed to respond when she accused former star quarterback Jameis Winston of rape.

Sunday, Jan. 24, 2016

South Carolina stays perfect with SEC win over Mississippi State

STARKVILLE, Miss. - Tiffany Mitchell scored 21 points, including nine in a tight fourth quarter, and No. 2 South Carolina beat No. 10 Mississippi State 57-51 on Sunday.

Providence pulls off upset of Villanova in overtime

PHILADELPHIA - Ben Bentil scored 10 of his 31 points in overtime, including two clutch free throws with 14.7 seconds left that led No. 16 Providence past No. 4 Villanova 82-76 on Sunday.

Saturday, Jan. 23, 2016

Hield's strong second half lifts No. 1 Oklahoma

WACO, Texas - Buddy Hield scored 14 of his 19 points after halftime, including consecutive 3-pointers that put No. 1 Oklahoma ahead to stay in an 82-72 victory over No. 13 Baylor on Saturday.

Jaguar women fall late to Saints

Flagler's women took advantage of an ill-timed scoring drought to beat Augusta University 68-62 on Saturday.
By David Lee

Augusta routs Flagler to take care of business

Augusta University took the lead midway through the first half and never looked back to beat Flagler 84-73 on Saturday.
By David Lee

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