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6 SEC schools among 16 regional hosts for NCAA Tournament

May. 26, 2019 9:44 PM EDT

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — LSU will host a regional in the NCAA baseball tournament for the 26th time, while West Virginia was selected as a first-time host Sunday. The 16 teams announced as hosts have locked up spots in the national tournament, and the rest of the 64-team field will be unveiled Monday. Each...

Surging Buckeyes beat Nebraska 3-1 for Big Ten championship

May. 26, 2019 9:01 PM EDT

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The durable left arms of Griffan Smith and Andrew Magno carried Ohio State to an improbable Big Ten Tournament title. The two combined to hold down Nebraska's offense, and seventh-seeded Ohio State mustered just enough of its own to beat the Cornhuskers 3-1 in the championship game...

Vandy rallies for 11-10 win over Ole Miss in SEC title game

May. 26, 2019 8:42 PM EDT

HOOVER, Ala. (AP) — The Vanderbilt Commodores mostly breezed into the Southeastern Conference Tournament championship game. That one was anything but a breeze. Philip Clarke's two-out RBI single in the bottom of the ninth gave Vanderbilt an 11-10 comeback victory over Mississippi on Sunday and the team's...

Oklahoma St. tops W. Virginia 5-2 in Big 12 title game

May. 26, 2019 7:46 PM EDT

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma State had to work twice as hard to win the Big 12 title. The Cowboys' tournament semifinal against TCU that was originally set for Saturday night was moved to Sunday because of bad weather. That meant Oklahoma State would have to win twice on Sunday to win the championship....

Wisconsin assistant coach's wife, daughter die in crash

May. 26, 2019 6:33 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — The University of Wisconsin said Sunday the wife and daughter of men's basketball assistant coach Howard Moore were killed in a Michigan automobile accident. Moore's wife, Jennifer, and daughter Jaidyn were killed early Saturday in the crash on the M-14 highway in Washtenaw County's...

North Carolina beats Georgia Tech 10-2 for ACC title

May. 26, 2019 5:12 PM EDT

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina's parade of pitchers kept trying to outdo one another. The hitters kept swinging for the fences. It added up to another Atlantic Coast Conference championship for the Tar Heels. North Carolina hit four home runs — including a pair during a four-run sixth inning...

Maryland wins 14th national title in women's lacrosse

May. 26, 2019 4:53 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — The Maryland women's lacrosse team has set a high bar and continued to distance itself from the rest of the field this weekend en route to another title. Brindi Griffin and Grace Griffin each scored three goals and Maryland won its 14th national championship with a 12-10 victory over...

Ohio State beats Gophers 8-6 to reach B10 championship game

May. 26, 2019 3:35 PM EDT

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Brady Cherry homered during a four-run fourth inning and Ohio State held on to beat Minnesota 8-6 Sunday and reach the Big Ten Tournament championship game. The semifinal was postponed until Sunday because the length of games Saturday would have pushed the start time past the Big Ten's...

Maryland wins 14th national title in women's lacrosse

May. 26, 2019 2:51 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Brindi Griffin and Grace Griffin each scored three goals and Maryland won its 14th national championship in women's lacrosse with a 12-10 victory over Boston College on Sunday at Johns Hopkins. Caroline Steele added two goals for Terrapins, who were appearing in the title game for the...

Garcia's RBI single in 10th lifts Oklahoma St. to title game

May. 26, 2019 1:53 PM EDT

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Alix Garcia singled in the bottom of the 10th inning to score Andrew Navigato, and Oklahoma State defeated TCU 7-6 on Sunday to advance to the Big 12 Tournament title game. With Oklahoma State trailing 6-5, Christian Funk led off the bottom of the 10th with a single and moved to third...