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Ognacevic has 18, Lipscomb knocks off Navy 82-77

Nov. 30, 2022 16:23 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Jacob Ognacevic had 18 points in Lipscomb's 82-77 victory against Navy on Wednesday. Ognacevic added five rebounds for the Bisons (5-2). Derrin Boyd scored 18 points, going 5 of 13 from the floor, including 2 for 6 from distance, and 6 for 7 from the line....

NMSU coach offers condolences to family of slain UNM student

Nov. 30, 2022 15:57 PM EST

LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico State basketball coach Greg Heiar says he feels responsible for a fatal shooting that involved one of his players and has offered condolences to the family and friends of the deceased University of New Mexico student. Heiar gave a news conference...

Social media makes Jada Williams a face of high school NIL

Nov. 30, 2022 15:10 PM EST

SAN DIEGO (AP) — It’s the middle of the afternoon and Jada Williams begins a live stream on Instagram. In a heartbeat, more than 1,000 of her 671,000 followers join the broadcast and begin typing in questions and comments. Williams does her best to follow along as the comments...

No. 4 Arizona turning heads early in the season

Nov. 30, 2022 14:30 PM EST

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona coach Tommy Lloyd knew there was talent on his roster. He wasn’t exactly sure how good the team would be. The former longtime Gonzaga assistant had a similar view of last year's team and that one turned out to be pretty good, running all the way to...

Iran win another step as US soccer tries to boost interest

Nov. 30, 2022 13:44 PM EST

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — American soccer hopes to be ascendant, to challenge the NFL, Major League Baseball and the NBA in the competition for U.S. market share. Reaching the final 16 with Tuesday night’s 1-0 win over Iran was another step for a team whose success is measured in...

UNC's Maye rides star-making season into ACC title game

Nov. 30, 2022 11:34 AM EST

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — Drake Maye has put up big numbers all season for No. 24 North Carolina. Now he has a chance to lead the Tar Heels to something more: an Atlantic Coast Conference championship. The second-year passer has played so well that he stirred national buzz as a...

Powell scores 32 as Clippers rally past Blazers 118-112

Nov. 30, 2022 01:50 AM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Norman Powell scored 22 of his 32 points in the fourth quarter, and the Los Angeles Clippers beat Anfernee Simons and the Portland Trail Blazers 118-112 on Tuesday night. Reggie Jackson had 24 points and 12 assists, helping the Clippers to their second...

Parrish hits late 3 to give Aztecs 72-69 win over UC Irvine

Nov. 30, 2022 01:32 AM EST

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Micah Parrish hit a 3-pointer from the left corner with 2.4 seconds left to give host No. 24 San Diego State a come-from-behind 72-69 win over UC Irvine on Tuesday night. “I knew it was good,” Parrish said of his winning shot. “As soon as it left my hand, I...

Wake Forest beats Wisconsin 78-75 in ACC/Big Ten Challenge

Nov. 30, 2022 01:14 AM EST

MADISON, Wisc. (AP) — Tyree Appleby scored 20 of his season-high 32 points in the second half and Wake Forest beat Wisconsin 78-75 on Tuesday night in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge. Damari Monsanto's turnaround jumper with 1:33 left gave Wake Forest a 72-71 lead, its first since 9:51...

SIUE wins fifth straight game, beats St. Ambrose 89-54

Nov. 30, 2022 01:10 AM EST

EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) — Terrance Thompson scored a career-high 15 points to lead SIU Edwardsville 89-54 on Tuesday night for its fifth straight win. Ray'Sean Taylor added 13 points, Lamar Wright 12 and Damarco Minor 10 for the Cougars (6-2). Amarey Wills scored 10...