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No. 21 Utah handles slow start, snow and Colorado 30-7

Nov. 18, 2018 2:55 AM EST

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — It was the No. 21 Utah Utes who weathered this storm, and they have a trip to their first Pac-12 title game to show for it. Jason Shelley threw for 221 yards and two touchdowns and the Utes mastered the sloppy conditions in a 30-7 rout of Colorado in freezing rain and snow Saturday....

Oregon holds off late Arizona State rally to win 31-29

Nov. 18, 2018 2:39 AM EST

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Justin Herbert threw for 262 yards and two touchdowns in what might be his last game at Autzen Stadium and Oregon held off a late rally by Arizona State to win 31-29 and knock the Sun Devils out of contention for a spot in the Pac-12 championship game. Herbert has not said whether he...

Karlsson scores 1st goal with Sharks in 4-0 win over Blues

Nov. 18, 2018 2:35 AM EST

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Erik Karlsson gathered a rebound in the slot and beat Chad Johnson with a slap shot, finally shedding the burden of searching for his first goal with a new team. The star defenseman sparked a three-goal outburst for San Jose in less than five minutes of the second period, and Aaron...

George, Adams lead Thunder past Phoenix 110-100

Nov. 18, 2018 12:55 AM EST

PHOENIX (AP) — Still without Russell Westbrook, the Oklahoma City Thunder keep winning. Paul George scored 32 points, Steven Adams added 26 and the Thunder beat the Phoenix Suns 110-100 on Saturday night, their 10th victory in 11 games. The Thunder played without Westbrook for the sixth straight game. He...

No. 13 Texas defense smothers No. 18 Iowa State 24-10

Nov. 18, 2018 12:50 AM EST

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The Texas Longhorns are on a late-season stampede toward the Big 12 title game. And given how things are unfolding around them and a sudden resurgence on defense, they like where they stand. Now if only quarterback Sam Ehlinger's throwing shoulder will hold up. Ehlinger ran for a...

Doncic leads Mavericks over short-handed Warriors 112-109

Nov. 18, 2018 12:37 AM EST

DALLAS (AP) — Luka Doncic gave the Dallas Mavericks a glimpse of an exciting future — and extended a bad week for the Golden State Warriors. The rookie scored 24 points, including a short jumper that put Dallas in front for good, and the Mavericks beat the Warriors 112-109 on Saturday night. The...

Cirelli scores in OT as Lightning beat Flyers 6-5

Nov. 18, 2018 12:34 AM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Anthony Cirelli saved the day for the Tampa Bay Lightning. Tampa Bay coughed up a four-goal lead, yet escaped with the win when Cirelli scored 1:47 into overtime to lift the Lightning to a 6-5 victory over the Philadelphia Flyers on Saturday. Cirelli outmuscled Wayne Simmonds to gain...

No. 2 Clemson overcomes slow start to beat Duke 35-6

Nov. 18, 2018 12:15 AM EST

CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Clemson finished perfect in the Atlantic Coast Conference with a less than perfect performance that still ended with another blowout. The No. 2 Tigers (11-0, 8-0, No. 2 CFP) beat Duke 35-6 on Saturday night, rebounding to win their six straight league game by at least 20 points after...

Stone, Duchene each score twice, Senators beat Penguins 6-4

Nov. 18, 2018 12:08 AM EST

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — The Ottawa Senators played with heavy hearts after the death of longtime equipment assistant Mike Foley to colon cancer. Hours before the puck dropped Saturday night, the Senators learned of Foley's death. "He was a great soldier for us for 20 odd years," said Mark Stone, who scored...

VanVleet, Green, Ibaka lead Raptors to 122-83 rout of Bulls

Nov. 18, 2018 12:03 AM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — With Kawhi Leonard sitting out, Toronto Raptors coach Nick Nurse inserted Fred VanVleet into the starting lineup Saturday night hoping it would snap the reserve guard out of a recent funk. Mission accomplished. VanVleet scored 18 points, Danny Green added 17 and Serge Ibaka had 16 points and...