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No. 18 Arizona State women defeat Washington 67-50

Jan. 18, 2020 12:23 AM EST

SEATTLE (AP) — Ja'Tavia Tapley scored 15 points, 10 players scored and No. 18 Arizona State defeated Washington 67-50 Friday night. Jamie Ruden added 10 points for the Sun Devils (14-4, 4-2 Pac-12), who won a fourth-straight game. Reili Richardson added nine points and Robbi Rayn eight with four assists....

Reese scores 26, No. 21 Arizona women beat Washington State

Jan. 18, 2020 12:22 AM EST

PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) — Cate Reese scored 26 points on Friday night and No. 21 Arizona never trailed after the first quarter in a 74-67 win over Washington State. Reese made all 11 of her free throws and the Wildcats (14-3, 3-3 Pac-12) made 21 of 22 from the foul line. Aari McDonald added 19 points and eight...

Rickie Fowler hits from the 12th tee during the second round of The American Express golf tournament on the Nicklaus Tournament Course at PGA West on Friday, Jan. 17, 2020, in La Quinta, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

Rickie Fowler, Scottie Scheffler tied for lead in desert

Jan. 17, 2020 7:30 PM EST

LA QUINTA, Calif. (AP) — Rickie Fowler came to The American Express for the first time in six years to prepare for the next two weeks at Torrey Pines and TPC Scottsdale. He's ahead of schedule, shooting an 8-under 64 on Friday at PGA West's Jack Nicklaus Tournament Course for a share of the second-round...

Oregon's Sabrina Ionescu celebrates a 3-point shot against Stanford during the third quarter of an NCAA college basketball game in Eugene, Ore., Thursday, Jan. 16, 2020. (AP Photo/Chris Pietsch)

Ionescu has 37 and No. 6 Oregon downs No. 3 Stanford 87-55

Jan. 17, 2020 10:02 AM EST

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Sabrina Ionescu didn't notice the Oregon crowd's roar when she finally went to the bench with a career-high 37 points against Stanford. The Ducks' fans were aware she'd set the school's career scoring record. For Ionescu, all that mattered was that the sixth-ranked Ducks were well on...

Vancouver Canucks right wing Jake Virtanen (18) celebrates his goal against the Arizona Coyotes with teammates Elias Pettersson (40) and J.T. Miller (9) during the second period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, Jan. 16, 2020, in Vancouver, British Columbia. (Jonathan Hayward/The Canadian Press via AP)

Virtanen, Markstrom lead Canucks over Coyotes 3-1

Jan. 17, 2020 2:31 AM EST

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Jake Virtanen borrowed a move from his Western Hockey League days — and it helped lift the Vancouver Canucks to victory. Virtanen scored the go-ahead goal midway through the second period and Jacob Markstrom made 34 saves to lead the Canucks past the Arizona...

Washington head coach Mike Hopkins calls to his team during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against the Oregon State, Thursday, Jan. 16, 2020, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

Washington rebounds with 64-56 victory over Oregon State

Jan. 17, 2020 2:11 AM EST

SEATTLE (AP) — For all the attention focused on Isaiah Stewart and Jaden McDaniels, the other two freshman for Washington finally got their chance to shine. RaeQuan Battle and Marcus Tsohonis aren't secrets anymore. “Obviously me and Jaden are playing a lot and to see Marcus and RaeQuan come out...

Colorado guard Tyler Bey (1) looks to pass against Arizona State during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Thursday, Jan. 16, 2020, in Tempe, Ariz. (AP Photo/Matt York)

No. 20 Colorado overcomes slow start, beats Arizona St 68-61

Jan. 17, 2020 12:18 AM EST

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Colorado's shooting was mediocre and its rebounding was inconsistent. All the while, the veteran Buffaloes never looked concerned, grinding out impressive defensive possessions until a few shots finally fell. The end result was a rare 68-61 road win over Arizona State on Thursday night....

Shelton helps Northern Arizona hold off Southern Utah 75-72

Jan. 17, 2020 12:05 AM EST

Cameron Shelton scored 19 points including a pair of free throws with four seconds left as Northern Arizona held off Southern Utah 75-72 on Thursday night. Southern Utah's John Knight III made a layup with 15 seconds left and split a pair of free throws with six seconds remaining to pull the Thunderbirds to...

Utah guard Jaxon Brenchley (5) gets pressured by Arizona guard Nico Mannion during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Thursday, Jan. 16, 2020, in Tucson, Ariz. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri)

Arizona rides dominating first half to 93-77 win over Utah

Jan. 16, 2020 11:19 PM EST

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona guard Max Hazzard showed flashes of his shooting prowess early in the season while adjusting to a new role on a new team. The consistency just hadn't been there. One breakout game by the graduate transfer from UC Irvine could change that. Hazzard had 24 points and made six...

FILE - In this Dec. 18, 2019, file photo passengers find their rides at the Ride Share point as they exit Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport in Phoenix. A new $4 fee on Uber and Lyft rides to and from the Phoenix airport is

Official says Phoenix airport ride-hailing fee is illegal

Jan. 16, 2020 8:25 PM EST

PHOENIX (AP) — A new $4 fee on Uber and Lyft rides to and from the Phoenix airport is “very likely” unconstitutional, the state attorney general said Thursday, upping the ante in the showdown that has led the ride-hailing giants to threaten to abandon the airport service. The fees approved...