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Cardinals offense struggles in 17-3 loss to Lions

Dec. 9, 2018 10:00 PM EST

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — The Arizona Cardinals had hoped for the first winning streak of the season after a morale-boosting win at Green Bay in the snow last Sunday. But the Cardinals offense regressed in a 17-3 loss to the Detroit Lions on Sunday, which dropped Arizona to 3-10. The Cardinals gave up three...

Shay returns interception for TD, Lions beat Arizona 17-3

Dec. 9, 2018 9:13 PM EST

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — It's an NFL cliche, the crafty cornerback fooling the rookie quarterback. That's exactly what happened in the biggest play of Detroit's 17-3 victory over the Arizona Cardinals on Sunday. Darius Slay, who tied for the lead in the NFL with eight interceptions last season, stepped in...

No. 6 Nevada keeps rolling with win over Arizona State

Dec. 9, 2018 8:36 PM EST

Gonzaga passed every big test with forward Killian Tillie in a walking boot, including a title-game win over then-top-ranked Duke in the Maui Invitational. Facing a long, athletic and experienced Tennessee team, the Zags ran out mojo and will likely drop out of the No. 1 spot in the AP Top 25 . Unable to make the...

No. 6 Nevada rallies late to beat Grand Canyon 74-66

Dec. 9, 2018 8:20 PM EST

PHOENIX (AP) — Nevada had a short turnaround against a scrappy team with a loud fan base, even in what was technically a neutral-site game. The Wolf Pack stumbled out of the gate, had a hard time finding enough of an offensive rhythm to pull away. Relying on grit and experience, Nevada pulled out a game...

Coyotes goalie Raanta out indefinitely

Dec. 9, 2018 7:15 PM EST

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona Coyotes goalie Antti Raanta is out indefinitely and could miss the rest of the season with a lower-body injury. Coyotes general manager John Chayka said on Sunday that Raanta had a procedure on the injury that revealed more damage than originally thought. Raanta was placed on...

No. 17 ASU women demolish Colorado St. 70-39

Dec. 9, 2018 6:53 PM EST

FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) — Courtney Ekmark scored 21 points, Reili Richardson grabbed 11 rebounds and No. 17 Arizona State beat Colorado State 70-39 on Sunday. Ekmark scored nine of the Sun Devils' first 14 points — all on 3-pointers — en route to a 14-5 lead. Arizona State (7-2) led 24-12 at...

Schofield's 3 lifts No. 7 Tennessee over No. 1 Gonzaga 76-73

Dec. 9, 2018 5:52 PM EST

PHOENIX (AP) — Tennessee lost the reigning SEC player of the year down the stretch against the nation's top-ranked team. The Vols still had the Admiral to lead them. Admiral Schofield hit a 3-pointer with 24 seconds left and scored 25 of his 30 points in the second half, helping No. 7 Tennessee knock off...

Lewis's late 3 helps lift Alabama past Arizona, 76-73

Dec. 9, 2018 4:23 PM EST

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Kira Lewis Jr. and Alabama made sure this one didn't slip away. The freshman made a 3-pointer and two free throws over the final 13 seconds and the Crimson Tide held on for a 76-73 victory over Arizona on Sunday. Lewis pulled up for the uncontested shot after the Tide (6-3), which...

US states to meet at deadline on Colorado River drought plan

Dec. 9, 2018 2:46 PM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — With drought entering a second decade and reservoirs continuing to shrink, seven Southwestern U.S. states that depend on the overtaxed Colorado River for crop irrigation and drinking water had been expected to ink a crucial share-the-pain contingency plan by the end of 2018. They're not...

Wade scores 25 points in his 1,000th game, Heat top Clippers

Dec. 9, 2018 3:00 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Dwyane Wade showed he still has his scoring touch. Wade scored 25 points in his 1,000th career game, leading the Miami Heat to a 121-98 victory over the Los Angeles Clippers on Saturday night. The veteran guard was 8 for 21 from the field and 5 for 10 from 3-point range en route to his...