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Justices spar in latest clash of religion and gay rights

Dec. 05, 2022 18:24 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court 's conservative majority sounded sympathetic Monday to a Christian graphic artist who objects to designing wedding websites for gay couples, the latest collision of religion and gay rights to land at the high court. The designer and her...

Russell Wilson shares responsibility for defensive letdowns

Dec. 05, 2022 18:18 PM EST

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Star cornerback Patrick Surtain II and leading tackler Alex Singleton both drew critical flags for Denver on the Baltimore Ravens' touchdown drive that sealed the Broncos' sixth consecutive losing season. Some of the blame for the latest collapse goes to...

Coach Prime delivers pizzazz to college football's wasteland

Dec. 04, 2022 20:05 PM EST

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — Part politician, part preacher and part pitchman, Deion Sanders fired up a crowd of alumni, boosters, former players and other VIPs celebrating his hire as Colorado's coach on Sunday. He spewed motivational sayings that he promised will soon adorn the walls...

Bajema, Meah score 16, Washington defeats Colorado 73-63

Dec. 04, 2022 17:30 PM EST

SEATTLE (AP) — Cole Bajema and Braxton Meah scored 16 points each and Washington held off Colorado 73-63 on Sunday. Keion Brooks added 14 points, seven rebounds and four assists for the Huskies (7-2, 1-1 Pac-12) and Jamal Bey had 12 points and five steals. A...

Colorado hires Deion Sanders to turn around football program

Dec. 04, 2022 07:41 AM EST

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — Deion Sanders is taking over as head coach at Colorado, bringing his charisma and larger-than-life persona to a beleaguered Pac-12 program that’s plunged to the bottom of college football. The deal was announced Saturday night by CU athletic director Rick...

Deion Sanders leads Jackson St to SWAC title

Dec. 04, 2022 01:48 AM EST

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Shedeur Sanders threw for four touchdowns and Jackson State routed Southern 43-24 on Saturday in the Southwest Athletic Conference championship, hours before Colorado hired father Deion Sanders away from the Tigers. Colorado athletic director Rick George...

Bruins improve to record 14-0 at home, beat Avalanche 5-1

Dec. 03, 2022 22:57 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Another top NHL team came to Boston and ran into the unbeatable Bruins. David Pastrnak and Trent Frederic scored two goals apiece and the Bruins improved to an NHL-record 14-0 at home this season by beating the Colorado Avalanche 5-1 on Saturday night. ...

Colorado hires Deion Sanders to be its head football coach after his successful stint at Jackson State

Dec. 03, 2022 22:30 PM EST
BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — Colorado hires Deion Sanders to be its head football coach after his successful stint at Jackson State.

Kountz scores 27, Northern Colorado beats Colorado State

Dec. 03, 2022 19:40 PM EST

FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) — Daylen Kountz scored 27 points as Northern Colorado beat Colorado State 88-83 on Saturday night. Kountz was 9-of-17 shooting, including 2 for 3 from distance, and went 7 for 7 from the line for the Bears (4-5). Dalton Knecht scored 18 points while going 6...

Police: Man, 2 children dead in apparent murder, suicide

Dec. 03, 2022 19:28 PM EST

FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) — Two children and one man died in Fort Collins in what police believe involved murder and suicide. Fort Collins Police Services said in a statement that a man called 911 at 10:25 a.m. to report three people were dead in a home. Responding...