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Rice beats UAB 30-24 in key Conference USA matchup

Oct. 23, 2021 19:56 PM EDT

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Wiley Green threw three touchdown passes and Rice held off UAB 30-24 on Saturday in a key Conference USA matchup. It was the fifth straight win for Rice (3-4, 2-1) over UAB (5-3, 3-1), which entered unbeaten in the conference and tied with UTSA...

Friday's Scores

Oct. 23, 2021 00:56 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Arapahoe 38, Smoky Hill 14 Arickaree/Woodlin 59, Peetz 22 Basalt 29, Rifle High School 28 Buena Vista 20, Florence 14 Centaurus 20, Grand Junction 7 ...

Alabama man put to death for 1991 killing of woman

Oct. 22, 2021 01:06 AM EDT

ATMORE, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama man who avoided execution in February was put to death Thursday for the 1991 killing of a woman who was abducted during a robbery and then shot in a cemetery. Willie B. Smith III, 52, received a lethal injection at a prison in southwest...

Mordecai throws 3 more TDs, No. 21 SMU beats Tulane 55-26

Oct. 22, 2021 00:10 AM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — SMU coach Sonny Dykes saw the best first half of the season from his team, which made it easier to excuse a drop-off after halftime. Tanner Mordecai threw three touchdown passes to push his nation-leading total to 29, ran for another score and No. 21 SMU...

Minnesota's seasoned line in peak form with Maryland up next

Oct. 21, 2021 13:10 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Most of Minnesota's regular offensive linemen might have expected to be done with college by now, with five of them in their fifth year or more. The guys up front for the Gophers have found a groove at just the right time, as several of them enter the...

Man accused of buying gun for suspect in St. Paul shooting

Oct. 20, 2021 17:48 PM EDT

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Federal authorities said Wednesday that a Twin Cities man who bought three-dozen firearms in five months illegally supplied a weapon for one of the suspects in a shootout at a St. Paul bar. Jerome Horton, 25, was charged Tuesday with making false...

Muskett, Monmouth defeat Campbell 34-17 in Big South clash

Oct. 16, 2021 18:07 PM EDT

BUIES CREEK, N.C. (AP) — Tony Muskett threw for 286 yards with three touchdowns and Monmouth rallied past Campbell 34-17 on Saturday, holding onto first place in the Big South Conference. Lonnie Moore IV made seven catches for 115 yards and a touchdown while Terrance...

Friday's Scores

Oct. 16, 2021 00:56 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Alamosa 39, Montezuma-Cortez 24 Arapahoe 13, Cherry Creek 10 Arvada 21, Middle Park 14 Battle Mountain 21, Eagle Valley 20 Bear Creek 27, Standley Lake 21 ...

US-Best-Sellers-Books-PW

Oct. 14, 2021 14:50 PM EDT

HARDCOVER FICTION 1. “The Lincoln Highway” by Amor Towles (Viking) 2. “The Wish” by Nicholas sparks (Grand Central Publishing) 3. “Cloud Cuckoo Land” by Anthony Doerr (Scribner) 4....

2 men charged in St. Paul bar shootout that left 1 dead

Oct. 11, 2021 20:18 PM EDT

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Two men were charged Monday in connection with a weekend shootout at a busy St. Paul bar that left one woman dead and 14 people injured. Police say Marquisha Wiley, 27, of St. Paul, was killed early Sunday when gunfire broke out at the Seventh...