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Utah forward Timmy Allen, center, drives to the basket between Arizona State's Taeshon Cherry (35) and Rob Edwards (2) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Saturday, Jan. 18, 2020, in Tempe, Ariz. (AP Photo/Ralph Freso)

Arizona State pulls away to beat Utah 83-64

Jan. 19, 2020 12:13 AM EST

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona State coach Bobby Hurley turned several shades of red during the course of a game the Sun Devils had to have. He raised his arms to rev up the crowd, was hit with a technical foul and nearly got another one. So much for the “stoic” Bobby Hurley. Feeding off the...

Colorado Avalanche center Nathan MacKinnon, center, celebrates scoring a goal with defenseman Samuel Girard, right, and right wing Mikko Rantanen in the first period of an NHL hockey game against the St. Louis Blues Saturday, Jan. 18, 2020, in Denver. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

Avalanche ride 3-goal 2nd period to 5-3 win over Blues

Jan. 18, 2020 7:17 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — Cale Makar refused to make too big of deal out of his milestone moment. Sure, he's “honored and stuff” after breaking the Colorado franchise record for most goals by a rookie defenseman. “But it's not something that I'm going to go home and celebrate,” Makar said....

Martin scores 19 to lift Colorado St. over Air Force 78-65

Jan. 18, 2020 6:56 PM EST

AIR FORCE ACADEMY, Colo. (AP) — Kris Martin had 19 points off the bench to lead Colorado State to a 78-65 win over Air Force on Saturday. Nico Carvacho scored 10 points with 13 rebounds for his second double-double of the week. David Roddy had 13 points for Colorado State (13-7, 4-3 Mountain West...

Northern Arizona snaps Northern Colorado win streak, 64-58

Jan. 18, 2020 6:39 PM EST

GREELEY, Colo. (AP) — Brooks DeBisschop recorded 13 points and 11 rebounds to lead Northern Arizona to a 64-58 win over Northern Colorado on Saturday. Cameron Satterwhite had 16 points for Northern Arizona (9-7, 3-4 Big Sky Conference). Cameron Shelton added 10 points and eight rebounds. Bernie Andre had...

Townsend has career-high 32, leads Denver past Omaha 91-76

Jan. 18, 2020 6:24 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — Jase Townsend had a career-high 32 points as Denver snapped its 10-game losing streak, beating Omaha 91-76 on Saturday. Townsend made 8 of 10 3-pointers and the Pioneers were 11 of 20 from 3-point distance. Ade Murkey had 19 points, seven rebounds and seven assists for Denver (5-15, 1-5...

Arizona forward Ira Lee (11) dunks over Colorado guard D'Shawn Schwartz (5) and Daylen Kountz during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game Saturday, Jan. 18, 2020, in Tucson, Ariz. Arizona won 75-54. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri)

Arizona earns dominant 75-54 win over No. 20 Colorado

Jan. 18, 2020 5:47 PM EST

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona freshmen Nico Mannion, Josh Green and Zeke Nnaji all played one of their best games of the year on Saturday. So did some of the unheralded veterans like Dylan Smith, Ira Lee and Max Hazzard. The athleticism was impressive, the shots were falling and the defense was intense....

Thousands turn out for 4th annual women's march in Denver

Jan. 18, 2020 4:26 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — Thousands of people attended the fourth annual women's march in Denver on Saturday. The march started at 10 a.m. at Civic Center Park and followed a route around the state Capitol and back to the park. This year's march didn't include a rally. Afterward, participants were invited to meet...

In this undated photo provided by the Denver Police Department is Johnny Leon Alvarez who is currently being held in the Denver Detention Center for investigation of sexual assault. Leon Alvarez, 29, was arrested early Friday, Jan. 17, 2020. He has been suspended without pay from the police department, according to a statement by Denver police officials. (Denver Police Department via AP)

Denver police officer accused of sexually assaulting woman

Jan. 18, 2020 3:27 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — A Denver police officer is accused of sexually assaulting a woman he first met while responding to a call for service last month, authorities said Saturday. Johnny Leon Alvarez, 29, was arrested early Friday. He was being held in the Denver Detention Center for investigation of sexual...

Helmets for the Kansas City Chiefs and the Tennessee Titans are displayed during a news conference for this weeks NFL conference championship football game at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Thursday, Jan. 16, 2020. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

Tom Brady most dominant player in AFC championship history

Jan. 18, 2020 12:29 PM EST

Tom Brady has been synonymous with the AFC championship for the last two decades. Thirteen times he played for the Lamar Hunt Trophy and nine times he won it, besting MVP Patrick Mahomes in overtime, upending Blake Bortles in a classic comeback, denying Andrew Luck and Philip Rivers trips to the Super Bowl,...

Winter storm blamed for at least 1 Nebraska crash fatality

Jan. 18, 2020 12:20 PM EST

HERSHEY, Neb. (AP) — A winter storm that raked the state Friday snarled traffic for hundreds of drivers and caused at least one death on Interstate 80, the Nebraska State Patrol reported Saturday. The patrol said that driver was killed around 11:30 a.m. Friday when the pickup he was driving eastbound near...