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Longtime NFL quarterback, Kansas star John Hadl dies at 82

Nov. 30, 2022 15:36 PM EST

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Longtime NFL quarterback John Hadl, who starred for his hometown Kansas Jayhawks before embarking on a professional career that included six Pro Bowl appearances and an All-Pro nod, died Wednesday. He was 82. The university, where Hadl returned after his...

Changes let high school athletes bank big endorsement bucks

Nov. 30, 2022 15:12 PM EST

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Jada Williams was a social media star and a talented point guard when she moved with her mother from a Kansas City suburb to San Diego, looking to play basketball for a high school powerhouse and parlay her online prowess into endorsement deals. She found it all in...

Social media makes Jada Williams a face of high school NIL

Nov. 30, 2022 15:10 PM EST

SAN DIEGO (AP) — It’s the middle of the afternoon and Jada Williams begins a live stream on Instagram. In a heartbeat, more than 1,000 of her 671,000 followers join the broadcast and begin typing in questions and comments. Williams does her best to follow along as the comments...

Parrish hits late 3 to give Aztecs 72-69 win over UC Irvine

Nov. 30, 2022 01:32 AM EST

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Micah Parrish hit a 3-pointer from the left corner with 2.4 seconds left to give host No. 24 San Diego State a come-from-behind 72-69 win over UC Irvine on Tuesday night. “I knew it was good,” Parrish said of his winning shot. “As soon as it left my hand, I...

Big tobacco tries to stop California flavored tobacco ban

Nov. 29, 2022 19:37 PM EST

SAN DIEGO (AP) — R.J. Reynolds and other tobacco companies filed a request Tuesday asking the U.S. Supreme Court to impose an emergency order to stop California from enforcing a ban on flavored tobacco products that was overwhelmingly approved by voters earlier this month. The ban...

McKinney scores 15 as San Diego downs Longwood 71-68

Nov. 29, 2022 00:31 AM EST

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Reserve Wayne McKinney III scored 15 points and his 3-pointer at the buzzer led San Diego past Longwood for a 71-68 win on Monday night. DeShaun Wade's 3 with 5.5-seconds left pulled the Lancers into a 68-all tie before McKinney's heroics. McKinney...

AP source: Clevinger agrees to 1-year deal with White Sox

Nov. 28, 2022 07:38 AM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago White Sox bolstered their rotation, agreeing to a one-year contract with right-hander Mike Clevinger, a person familiar with the agreement told The Associated Press. The person spoke on condition of anonymity Monday because the deal was subject to a...

Roberts has 187 yards; Air Force beats San Diego St. 13-3

Nov. 27, 2022 00:40 AM EST

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Brad Roberts ran for 187 yards and a touchdown, and Air Force had a pair of interceptions late in the game and beat San Diego State 13-3 on Saturday night for its fourth straight win. Roberts had 127 yards rushing in first half, and his 2-yard touchdown run was...

Pueyo, Nnaji lift No. 15 Arizona women past San Diego 86-60

Nov. 26, 2022 21:44 PM EST

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Helena Pueyo scored a career-high 22 points on 9-of-12 shooting and No. 15 Arizona rolled to an 86-60 win over San Diego on Saturday night to win the USD Thanksgiving Classic. The senior from Spain hit all three of her 3-pointers and was 9 of 12 overall for the...

Gilbert, Connor lead No. 15 Arizona women past Cal Baptist

Nov. 25, 2022 21:56 PM EST

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Freshman Kailyn Gilbert scored a career-high 25 points on 9-of-13 shooting, Madison Connor hit five 3-pointers and finished with a career-best 22 points and No. 15 Arizona beat Cal Baptist 83-61 Friday night at the San Diego Thanksgiving Tournament. Jade Loville...