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Warnock, Walker: Starkly different choices for Black voters

Dec. 05, 2022 00:33 AM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Raphael Warnock is the first Black U.S. senator from Georgia, having broken the color barrier for one of the original 13 states with a special election victory in January 2021, almost 245 years after the nation’s founding. Now he hopes to add another distinction by...

Cardinals, Bearcats renew old rivalry at Fenway Park

Dec. 04, 2022 23:53 PM EST

Cincinnati (9-3, American Athletic), vs Louisville (7-5, ACC), Dec. 17, 11 a.m. ET, ESPN LOCATION: Boston. TOP PLAYERS Cincinnati: LB Ivan Pace Jr. was named the conference's defensive player of the year after making 120 tackles, 19. tackles for a loss...

Akin scores 19, Utah State knocks off San Francisco 82-64

Dec. 04, 2022 23:44 PM EST

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Daniel Akin scored 19 points off of the bench to help lead Utah State past San Francisco 82-64 on Sunday night. Akin shot 8 of 10 from the field and 3 for 5 from the line for the Aggies (7-0). Max Shulga scored 16 points and added six rebounds. Taylor Funk...

No. 22 UTSA, No. 23 Troy meet for first time in Cure Bowl

Dec. 04, 2022 23:39 PM EST

No. 23 Troy (11-2, Sun Belt) vs. No. 22 UTSA (11-2, C-USA), Dec. 16, 3 p.m. EST, ESPN LOCATION: Orlando, Fla. TOP PLAYERS Troy: LB Carlton Martial ranked second with 63 tackles in Sun Belt play and 121 overall, which also stood second. He was a key part...

Northwestern beats No. 20 Michigan State in Big Ten opener

Dec. 04, 2022 22:53 PM EST

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Boo Buie scored 20 points and Northwestern beat No. 20 Michigan State 70-63 on Sunday night in the Big Ten opener for both teams. Chase Audige added 15 points and Ty Berry had 13 for Northwestern (6-2), which ended a two-game losing streak. ...

Washington QB Michael Penix Jr. returning for 2023 season

Dec. 04, 2022 22:37 PM EST

SEATTLE (AP) — Washington quarterback Michael Penix Jr. said Sunday he will return to the school for his sixth and final season of eligibility in 2023. Penix announced his decision on social media and it was a surprising one at that. Penix was the national leader in passing this...

North Texas fires Littrell after .500 record over 7 years

Dec. 04, 2022 22:25 PM EST

DENTON, Texas (AP) — Bowl-bound North Texas has fired coach Seth Littrell, who went 44-44 over seven seasons. University president Neal Smatresk said Sunday night that the decision to make the move came after a thorough assessment of the program. The Mean Green are...

Wisconsin QB Graham Mertz says he's entering transfer portal

Dec. 04, 2022 22:25 PM EST

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Graham Mertz is entering the transfer portal after spending the last three seasons as Wisconsin’s starting quarterback. Mertz announced Sunday on social media he was entering the portal “in pursuit of my next opportunity.” His move comes one week after...

Johnson punctuates USC comeback as Trojans down Oregon State

Dec. 04, 2022 22:01 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Kobe Johnson scored 17 points shooting 7 for 10 and USC's methodical second-half comeback led to a 63-62 win on Sunday night over Oregon State. Dzmitry Ryuny's 3-pointer early in the second half gave the Beavers their last double-digit lead of the night at 37-27....

No. 13 Florida State to take on Oklahoma in Cheez-It Bowl

Dec. 04, 2022 21:57 PM EST

Florida State (9-3, ACC) vs. Oklahoma (6-6, Big 12), Dec. 29, 5:30 p.m. EST LOCATION: Orlando, Florida TOP PLAYERS Florida State: RB Trey Benson ranked fourth among ACC rushers with 965 yards and nine touchdowns. Oklahoma: QB Dillon...