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NBA slate has some old, something new _ a Simmons 3-pointer

Oct. 9, 2019 2:48 AM EDT

From Chris Paul in Oklahoma City to the Portland Trail Blazers back at Memorial Coliseum, the NBA schedule had the feel of something old on Tuesday. And it had something new, with Ben Simmons making a 3-pointer for the first time as a pro. Simmons' shot just before halftime was celebrated wildly in Philadelphia,...

No. 5 Oklahoma has 20-game road win streak going into UCLA

Sep. 12, 2019 5:39 PM EDT

No. 5 Oklahoma (2-0) at UCLA (0-2), Saturday at 8 p.m. EDT (Fox). Line: Oklahoma by 22 1/2. Series record: Oklahoma leads 4-1. WHAT'S AT STAKE? Oklahoma has a 20-game winning streak in true road games, which is tied with Miami (1984-88) and Ohio State (2012-16) for the third longest in the post-World War II era....

Ravens off to record-setting start behind Jackson

Sep. 9, 2019 5:13 PM EDT

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — The defending AFC North champion Baltimore Ravens stand alone atop the division after a near-flawless performance that would suggest their offseason changes only made them better than last year. Newcomers Mark Ingram and Earl Thomas contributed heavily to Sunday's 59-10 rout of the...

The Latest: Three players ejected on opening weekend

Sep. 8, 2019 5:32 PM EDT

The Latest on NFL Week 1 (all times EDT): 5:20 p.m. Make that three players who have been ejected on opening weekend so far. San Francisco linebacker Kwon Alexander was penalized 15 yards and ejected for lowering his helmet to initiate contact on a hit to Tampa Bay quarterback Jameis Winston as he was sliding...

College Football Picks: Texas and A&M try to win the breakup

Sep. 4, 2019 5:16 PM EDT

Texas and Texas A&M don't play anymore. The best their fans can do is compare resumes since the split, gloating about their team's successes and basking in the failures of their rival. There has been more basking then gloating. This weekend, the Aggies and Longhorns play in college football's biggest games....

Correction: Exchange-Sand Producer story

Sep. 4, 2019 5:08 PM EDT

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — In a story about a company that produces golf bunker sand that The Associated Press retransmitted on Sept. 2, Arkansas Business erroneously reported that one of the company's customers, Crystal Lagoons, is based in Brazil. It is headquartered in Miami. A corrected version of the...

Oklahoma woman avoids prison, forced kids to eat dog feces

Aug. 26, 2019 9:58 AM EDT

JAY, Okla. (AP) — A northeast Oklahoma woman charged with forcing her children to eat dog feces has been given two, seven-year suspended prison sentences after pleading no contest to the charges. The Tulsa World reports that 34-year-old Mary Elizabeth Moore of Miami was sentenced Friday after entering the...

Analysis: Clemson, 'Bama, Ohio St and ... Washington to CFP

Aug. 22, 2019 2:33 AM EDT

Four years of Alabama-Clemson dominance have made the college football season seem like a foregone conclusion. The Crimson Tide and Tigers have split the last four national championships and four College Football Playoff meetings. They start this season ranked 1-2 again. The plot twist is Clemson is top-ranked...