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Portland, Oregon, approves $27M for new homeless camps

Nov. 30, 2022 15:15 PM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — City Council members in Portland, Oregon, have voted to allocate $27 million of the city's budget to build a network of designated camping areas for homeless people, approving a fiercely disputed budget measure as the city tries to address its homelessness crisis. ...

Texas high school basketball rankings

Nov. 28, 2022 21:32 PM EST

SUGAR LAND, Texas (AP) — Texas Association of Basketball Coaches high school rankings for the week of Nov. 21: GIRLS PUBLIC Class 6A 1. South Grand Prairie, 6-3; 2. Pearland, 13-1; 3. Humble Summer Creek, 11-1; 4. SA Northside Clark, 9-3; 5. Coppell,...

Texas Football magazine high school playoff pairings

Nov. 28, 2022 21:08 PM EST

Here are the high school football playoff sites and times for the state quarterfinals, provided by Texas Football magazine and TexasFootball.com and distributed by The Associated Press. CLASS 6A DIVISION I State Quarterfinals Prosper (12-1) vs....

Three guards lead No. 4 Texas to a 91-54 victory over UTRGV

Nov. 26, 2022 19:24 PM EST

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Sir'Jabari Rice scored 19 points, Marcus Carr had 18 and Tyrese Hunter 17 to lead No. 4 Texas to a 91-54 win over Texas Rio Grande Valley on Saturday. The three guards combined to hit 20 of 36 field goal attempts, including nine 3-pointers. Just...

N. Texas stuffs Rice to set up UTSA rematch in title tilt

Nov. 26, 2022 17:36 PM EST

DENTON, Texas (AP) — Austin Aune threw two touchdown passes and North Texas fought off Rice for a 21-17 win Saturday to secure a bid in the Conference USA title game against UTSA in the Alamodome on Dec. 2. The Mean Green (7-5, 6-2) will get a chance to avenge their 31-27 loss to...

Texas high school basketball rankings

Nov. 22, 2022 12:45 PM EST

SUGAR LAND, Texas (AP) — Texas Association of Basketball Coaches high school rankings for the week of Nov. 21: BOYS PUBLIC Class 6A 1. Richardson Lake Highlands, 2-1; 2. Arlington Martin, 2-0; 3. North Crowley, 7-0; 4. Richardson, 4-2; 5. SA Northside...

No. 4 Texas beats N. Arizona 73-48 in Rio Grande Valley

Nov. 21, 2022 23:57 PM EST

EDINBURG, Texas (AP) — Marcus Carr scored 17 points and fourth-ranked Texas beat Northern Arizona 73-48 on Monday night in the first game the Longhorns have ever played in the Rio Grande Valley in far South Texas. “Maybe as important as the game tonight was bringing Texas and...

Texas Football magazine high school playoff pairings

Nov. 19, 2022 23:48 PM EST

Here are the high school football playoff sites and times for the regional round, provided by Texas Football magazine and TexasFootball.com and distributed by The Associated Press. CLASS 6A DIVISION I Region I Regional North Crowley (12-0)...

Robinson runs for 243 yards, 4 TDs as Texas routs KU 55-14

Nov. 19, 2022 20:11 PM EST

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Texas standout Bijan Robinson ran through, over and around Kansas for a career-high 243 yards and four touchdowns on Saturday, helping the Longhorns earn a measure of revenge with a frigid 55-14 victory. Now, Robinson and his buddies are suddenly the Jayhawks'...

Texas Class 6A high school football playoff pairings

Nov. 12, 2022 19:18 PM EST

Here are the Class 6A high school football playoff sites and times for the area round, provided by Texas Football magazine and texasfootball.com and distributed by The Associated Press. CLASS 6A DIVISION I Region I Area EP Pebble Hills...