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Baugh and TCU stun No. 15 Iowa State 59-44

Jan. 22, 2022 22:41 PM EST

AMES, Iowa (AP) — Damion Baugh scored 23 points to help TCU upset No. 15 Iowa State 59-44 on Saturday. Baugh hit 11 of 17 shots, while TCU (13-3, 3-2 Big 12) held the Cyclones to their lowest point total in the 50-year history of Hilton Coliseum. The previous low was 45 points...

Carr leads No. 23 Texas past Oklahoma State 56-51

Jan. 22, 2022 18:12 PM EST

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas didn't shoot the ball well and handled it sloppily at times. But when the Longhorns needed determination and skill, they were able to summon both. Marcus Carr scored 14 points and made two free throws with five seconds remaining as No. 23 Texas defeated...

NBA Prospect Watch: Scouts love athleticism of Purdue's Ivey

Jan. 19, 2022 17:11 PM EST

Purdue’s Jaden Ivey has not had any trouble finding ways to stay motivated even after playing his way into NBA lottery consideration. No matter how high he rises on draft boards, Ivey continues to play as though he always has something to prove. After a victory over Nebraska last...

Big-name women's basketball programs returning to prominence

Jan. 14, 2022 17:35 PM EST

Kellie Harper is working to return the Tennessee women’s basketball program back to being a title contender and has the Lady Vols closer to their traditionally elite status. She's got company at other big-name programs, too. The Lady Vols are ranked fifth in...

Vikings GM candidates include Eagles exec Catherine Raîche

Jan. 13, 2022 13:08 PM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings have targeted a diverse set of candidates for their general manager vacancy, including one woman: Philadelphia Eagles vice president of football operations Catherine Raîche. Two people with knowledge of the process confirmed Thursday that...

Frosh duo helps No. 8 Duke beat Wake Forest without Coach K

Jan. 12, 2022 22:29 PM EST

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — Duke labored through two games with shaky shooting and turnover-prone play since returning from a COVID-19 outbreak. This time the eighth-ranked Blue Devils got their offense rolling behind a blossoming freshman and an opportunistic defense — all...

Rare signs of fragility for UConn women's basketball dynasty

Jan. 11, 2022 16:31 PM EST

STORRS, Conn. (AP) — UConn, the most dominant program in the history of women's college basketball, is showing some signs of vulnerability. The 10th-ranked Huskies are just 7-3 this season and have had some of their more impressive winning streaks come to an end. A 57-44 loss to...

Column: Who can stop SEC from swallowing college football?

Jan. 07, 2022 12:50 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — As another season winds down in the frigid heart of Big Ten country, there’s no doubt who runs college football. The Southeastern Conference is the beast that ate everyone else. The College Football Playoff should be abbreviated S-E-C, not...

Jackson-Davis scores 27, Indiana shuts down No. 13 OSU 67-51

Jan. 06, 2022 22:11 PM EST

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Trayce Jackson-Davis had 27 points and 12 rebounds, and Indiana used stifling defense down the stretch to pull away for a 67-51 victory over No. 13 Ohio State on Thursday night. Jackson-Davis made 11 of 17 from the field for the Hoosiers (11-3, 2-2 Big...

Dorrell turns over staff in effort to turn around Colorado

Jan. 06, 2022 18:44 PM EST

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — From the conference room overlooking the snow-covered turf at Folsom Field, Colorado coach Karl Dorrell lamented a season without a bowl appearance. Hence, the recent shakeup. Gone are five assistant coaches, who either left or weren't retained,...