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Arizona counties face deadline to certify 2022 election

Nov. 28, 2022 00:17 AM EST

PHOENIX (AP) — Six Arizona counties must decide Monday whether to certify 2022 election results amid pressure from some Republicans not to officially approve a vote count that had Democrats winning for U.S. Senate, governor and other statewide races. Election results have largely...

Arizona State hires Oregon OC Dillingham, 32, as head coach

Nov. 27, 2022 16:44 PM EST

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Kenny Dillingham’s rapid rise through the coaching ranks took him from the Southwest through the South, into Florida and up to Oregon. His successes along the way pushed him to become the youngest head coach at a Power Five program, a 32-year-old tasked with...

Texas State fires coach Jake Spavital after 4 years, 13 wins

Nov. 27, 2022 15:32 PM EST

SAN MARCOS, Texas (AP) — Texas State coach Jake Spavital was fired Sunday after four seasons in which the Bobcats won just 13 games. Texas State finished its second consecutive 4-8 season on Saturday with a 41-13 loss at home to Louisiana-Lafayette. The Sun Belt...

Video shows Ducks' player throwing postgame punch after loss

Nov. 27, 2022 15:13 PM EST

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Oregon's athletic administration said Sunday it is gathering information after video surfaced showing Ducks outside linebacker DJ Johnson striking a person in Oregon State gear on the field after Saturday's game at Reser Stadium. Johnson is seen punching the...

AP source: Arizona St on verge of hiring Dillingham as coach

Nov. 27, 2022 09:31 AM EST

Arizona State was finalizing a deal Saturday night to make Oregon offensive coordinator Kenny Dillingham the youngest head football coach in a Power Five conference. A person with knowledge of the negotiations told The Associated Press that the 32-year-old Phoenix native was on the...

Stanford coach David Shaw resigns after Cardinal finish 3-9

Nov. 27, 2022 04:43 AM EST

STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — Stanford coach David Shaw resigned Saturday night after finishing his 12th season at his alma mater with a 36-25 loss to BYU that dropped the Cardinal to 3-9. Shaw, 50, led Stanford to five double-digit win seasons, with three Pac-12 titles and Rose Bowl...

Shaw resigns as coach after Stanford's 35-26 loss to BYU

Nov. 27, 2022 04:29 AM EST

STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — Jaren Hall threw two touchdown passes and ran for another score before leaving with an ankle injury to lead BYU to a 35-26 victory over Stanford on Saturday night, and Cardinal coach David Shaw announced his resignation after the game. After arriving...

David Shaw resigns as Stanford football coach after 12 seasons following Cardinal's season-ending loss to BYU

Nov. 27, 2022 03:34 AM EST
STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — David Shaw resigns as Stanford football coach after 12 seasons following Cardinal's season-ending loss to BYU.

Local police say 2 other stabbings, Idaho killings unrelated

Nov. 26, 2022 18:01 PM EST

MOSCOW, Idaho (AP) — Almost two weeks after four University of Idaho students were stabbed to death in their rooms, local police and federal agents continue to follow leads, but said they have ruled out any connection to two other stabbings in the Pacific Northwest. “There have...

Police: Brazil school shooter wore swastika, planned attack

Nov. 26, 2022 18:00 PM EST

BRASILIA, Brazil (AP) — A former student armed with a semiautomatic pistol and a revolver who killed four people and wounded 12 in two schools in Brazil had a swastika pinned to his vest and had been planning the attacks for two years, police said. The shootings took place Friday...