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He'll compete in International Blues Challenge for 3rd year

Jan. 19, 2019 9:01 AM EST

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — March Madness may be a couple months away, but Jeremy Short is preparing to compete and try to level up for his own bracket of world-class competition. Go ahead and call it Memphis Madness as Short, the ace handlebar-mustached guitar slayer and singer, is readying for a third trip...

Slocum nets 24 points, No. 10 Beavers beat Arizona 86-64

Jan. 19, 2019 1:15 AM EST

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Oregon State coach Scott Rueck said his team took a step toward becoming a great team. Rueck said the Beavers played a "clean" game, taking care of the basketball, taking good shots and playing defense without sending one of the premier scorers in the nation to the free throw line....

Ionescu scores 31, No. 5 Ducks top No. 19 Sun Devils 77-71

Jan. 19, 2019 12:53 AM EST

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Oregon coach Kelly Graves knew his team would find out what Baylor, Louisville and Stanford already learned in close calls against Arizona State. Beating the Sun Devils wouldn't come without a measure of discomfort for the Ducks. Sabrina Ionescu scored 31 points and No. 5 Oregon fought...

Smith's 27 points carry No. 6 Stanford women past Washington

Jan. 19, 2019 12:23 AM EST

STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — There are some games when Stanford finds its groove from the opening tip, methodically handles business, and the key thing coach Tara VanDerveer takes from a victory afterward was the opportunity to rest her regulars and find positives from the small strides. Alanna Smith scored 11...

No. 5 Oregon outlasts No. 19 Arizona State 77-71

Jan. 19, 2019 12:10 AM EST

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Sabrina Ionescu scored 31 points and No. 5 Oregon fought off a late 3-point barrage and outlasted No. 19 Arizona State 77-71 on Friday night. Maite Cazorla added 16 points and Ruthy Hebard had 14 for the Ducks (16-1, 5-0 Pac-12), who won their ninth game in a row. Oregon made its last...

Hot-shooting Villanova beats Xavier for 6th straight win

Jan. 18, 2019 11:55 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Midway through the second half against Xavier, Villanova's Phil Booth launched a 3-pointer that bounced high off the rim before dropping through the net. Things are just falling the right way for Booth and the Wildcats right now. Booth scored 22 points, Collin Gillespie added 18 and No....

Jury convicts ex-Utah State football player of rape charges

Jan. 18, 2019 11:41 PM EST

BRIGHAM CITY, Utah (AP) — A jury Friday found a former Utah State University football player guilty of sexually assaulting six women while he was in college. The jury convicted 25-year-old Torrey Green of five counts of rape, one charge of object rape, a count of forcible sexual abuse and one charge of...

Huff, Moore lead Utah over Colorado 78-59

Jan. 18, 2019 11:06 PM EST

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Megan Huff scored 17 points, Kiana Moore added 15 and Utah beat Colorado 78-59 on Friday night. Andrea Torres had 14 points and Erika Bean scored 11 for the Utes (16-1, 5-1 Pac-12), who won their fourth in a row since their only setback of the season, a 65-63 loss to then-No. 22...

Massinburg leads No. 16 Buffalo past E. Michigan, 77-65

Jan. 18, 2019 10:55 PM EST

AMHERST, N.Y. (AP) — Buffalo has so many scoring threats, senior guard CJ Massinburg wondered aloud which players their opponents concentrate on stopping. "You," coach Nate Oats said, interrupting his leading scorer. Not on Friday night, when Massinburg shook off a four-game slump to lead the 16th-ranked...

UConn self-imposes penalties for violations under Ollie

Jan. 18, 2019 10:30 PM EST

STORRS, Conn. (AP) — The University of Connecticut announced Friday that it is self-imposing penalties, including the loss of a scholarship for the 2019-20 season, for violations of NCAA rules by its basketball program under former coach Kevin Ollie. UConn fired Ollie after a 14-18 season a year ago, and...