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Murray, Jokic guide Nuggets to 120-100 rout of Rockets

Dec. 01, 2022 00:11 AM EST

DENVER (AP) — Jamal Murray scored 26 points, Nikola Jokic had 10 of his 12 assists in the first half and the Denver Nuggets cruised past the Houston Rockets 120-100 on Wednesday night for their fourth straight win. Jokic added 17 points and nine rebounds in just 27 minutes. Aaron...

Rice defeats Prairie View A&M 70-62

Dec. 01, 2022 00:09 AM EST

HOUSTON (AP) — Quincy Olivari had 27 points in Rice's 70-62 victory against Prairie View A&M on Wednesday night. Olivari added five rebounds and four steals for the Owls (5-2). Travis Evee scored 10 points, shooting 3 for 14, including 2 for 8 from beyond the arc. Cameron...

Abilene Christian knocks off North American 93-46

Dec. 01, 2022 00:01 AM EST

ABILENE, Texas (AP) — Immanuel Allen scored 17 points as Abilene Christian beat North American 93-46 on Wednesday night. Allen also added six rebounds for the Wildcats (4-4). Ja'Sean Jackson was 4-of-9 shooting (3 for 7 from distance) to add 11 points. Leonardo Bettiol recorded 11...

Report: No altitude advice before Dallas air show crash

Nov. 30, 2022 23:43 PM EST

DALLAS (AP) — Just before a midair collision that killed six at a Dallas air show, a group of historic fighter planes was told to fly ahead of a formation of bombers without any prior plan for coordinating altitude, according to a federal report released Wednesday. The report did not give a cause...

Allen, Bucks hang on after Giannis fouls out to edge Knicks

Nov. 30, 2022 23:32 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Giannis Antetokounmpo had 37 points, 13 rebounds and seven assists, then Grayson Allen made the tiebreaking 3-pointer with 30 seconds left after his superstar teammate fouled out to lead the Milwaukee Bucks to a 109-103 victory over the New York Knicks on Wednesday night. ...

Lampkin leads balanced TCU past Providence 75-62

Nov. 30, 2022 23:01 PM EST

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Eddie Lampkin scored 16 points and grabbed 12 rebounds TCU pulled away from Providence for a 75-62 win in the Big East-Big 12 Battle on Wednesday night. The Horned Frogs (6-1) put six players in double figures, including Damion Baugh, who made his season...

Coleman scores 23, leads Texas A&M over SMU 83-64

Nov. 30, 2022 22:45 PM EST

COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — Henry Coleman III scored 12 of his 23 points in the second half when Texas A&M pulled away to beat SMU 83-64 on Wednesday night in a rare meeting between former Southwest Conference rivals. Wade Taylor IV added 13 points and a career-high nine...

Texas Tech beats Georgetown 79-65 in Big East-Big 12 Battle

Nov. 30, 2022 22:38 PM EST

LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Jaylon Tyson and De’Vion Harmon each scored 18 points, and Texas Tech held off Georgetown for a 79-65 victory on Wednesday night in the Big East-Big 12 Battle. It was a career high in scoring for Tyson while Harmon surpassed 1,000 career points. ...

AP source: College Football Playoff will expand to 12 teams in 2024 after agreement reached with Rose Bowl

Nov. 30, 2022 21:58 PM EST
IRVING, Texas (AP) — AP source: College Football Playoff will expand to 12 teams in 2024 after agreement reached with Rose Bowl.

Task force unveils improvements in wake of Astroworld show

Nov. 30, 2022 19:48 PM EST

HOUSTON (AP) — After last year’s deadly Astroworld music festival in Houston, questions were raised about whether there was sufficient coordination and communication among officials, public safety agencies and promoters in planning the event and implementing an emergency response when it turned...