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US women's hockey coach Joel Johnson deftly juggles 2 jobs

Jan. 17, 2022 01:59 AM EST

It’s not often someone gets to experience two chances of a lifetime. For Joel Johnson, opportunity came knocking a mere two months apart. In April, he was promoted to become the U.S. women’s national hockey team coach following Bob Corkum’s abrupt resignation over COVID-19...

Reeves scores 24 to lift Illinois St. over Bradley 74-65

Jan. 16, 2022 22:32 PM EST

NORMAL, Ill. (AP) — Antonio Reeves had 24 points as Illinois State beat Bradley 74-65 on Sunday night. Josiah Strong had 14 points and six rebounds for Illinois State (9-8, 2-2 Missouri Valley Conference), which earned its fourth straight home victory. Kendall Lewis added 11...

Liddell scores 19, No. 16 Ohio St tops Penn St 61-56

Jan. 16, 2022 21:09 PM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — E.J. Liddell scored 19 points and No. 16 Ohio State defeated Penn State 61-56 Sunday. Ohio State (11-4, 5-2 Big Ten) won despite shooting just 38.6% overall and going the final 5:07 without a basket. “I didn’t think that Penn State would go...

Spencer scores 26 to carry Loyola (Md.) over Lehigh 69-57

Jan. 16, 2022 20:57 PM EST

BETHLEHEM, Pa. (AP) — Cam Spencer had 26 points as Loyola (Md.) got past Lehigh 69-57 on Sunday night. Jaylin Andrews had 17 points and seven rebounds for Loyola (Md.) (11-6, 5-1 Patriot League), which won its fifth consecutive game. Golden Dike added 10 points. Evan...

No. 11 Michigan shuts down No. 8 Maryland in 69-49 rout

Jan. 16, 2022 20:21 PM EST

COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — Maddie Nolan connected from 3-point range to give No. 11 Michigan an early lead. Leigha Brown did the same moments later. The Wolverines (15-2, 6-1 Big Ten) would go on to make their first seven shots, and by the time the first quarter ended, they led by 10...

Champagnie scores 25, leads St John's past Georgetown 88-69

Jan. 16, 2022 19:08 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Julian Champagnie scored 25 points to power St. John's to an 88-69 victory over Georgetown on Sunday. Champagnie sank 9 of 20 shots and added six rebounds for the Red Storm (10-5, 2-2 Big East Conference). Posh Alexander pitched in with 17 points, seven assists, six...

Cunane, No. 4 Wolfpack women beat No. 16 Blue Devils 84-60

Jan. 16, 2022 18:54 PM EST

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The ball continues to wind its way through North Carolina State’s wealth of options, from Elissa Cunane inside or to any number of outside shooters. Cunane scored 23 points and a dozen players scored to help the fourth-ranked N.C. State beat No. 16 Duke 84-60...

UCF knocks off No. 24 South Florida women 67-51

Jan. 16, 2022 18:19 PM EST

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Diamond Battles scored 19 points and Tay Sanders added 18 as UCF knocked off No. 24 South Florida 67-51 on Sunday. Battles finished 8-of-16 shooting, including 3 of 4 from 3-point range, for the Knights (12-2, 4-0 American Athletic Conference). Sanders made 7...

Burrell, Green lead No. 5 Lady Vols over No. 19 Kentucky

Jan. 16, 2022 17:17 PM EST

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Rae Burrell and Keyen Green came off the bench and scored 14 points apiece as No. 5 Tennessee beat No. 19 Kentucky 84-58 Sunday to remain the only unbeaten team in Southeastern Conference play. The Lady Volunteers (17-1, 6-0) won despite losing 6-foot-6...

Berger, Gulbe help No. 6 Indiana women top Purdue in OT

Jan. 16, 2022 18:08 PM EST

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — Indiana coach Teri Moren knows she can always count on one thing. “As long as there is time on the clock, we are always going to be in the game,” Moren said. “The people in that locker room will not quit.” Grace Berger scored 24...