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Franklin, Missouri St. women defeat No. 24 Virginia Tech

Nov. 26, 2021 12:27 PM EST

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Jasmine Franklin scored 21 points, grabbed 12 rebounds and went 9 of 10 from the foul line in the fourth quarter to lead Missouri State to a 76-68 win over No. 24 Virginia Tech at the San Juan Shootout on Friday. Missouri State (4-1) led...

No. 13 Arkansas survives K-State comeback for 72-64 win

Nov. 22, 2021 23:42 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Chris Lykes was the last player to reach Arkansas' locker room, and when he walked through the door, it set off a wild celebration that could be heard all the way back courtside. One that probably wouldn't have been nearly so raucous if Kansas...

UC Davis says baseball team hazed students with alcohol

Nov. 12, 2021 21:29 PM EST

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A Northern California state university said Friday that its varsity baseball team engaged in “an annual initiation tradition” of hazing new players with challenges including “dangerously excessive drinking and other inappropriate activities,” leading to the...

Suspect convicted of murder in death of UNM baseball player

Nov. 09, 2021 19:22 PM EST

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A suspect in the 2019 death of a University of New Mexico baseball player was convicted Tuesday of first-degree murder. The 2nd Judicial District Court jury began deliberating shortly before noon on the fifth day of the trial before returning...

Spotlight on Florida's Mullen could dim or intensify vs UGA

Oct. 23, 2021 02:57 AM EDT

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — At best, Florida coach Dan Mullen is merely experiencing a down year. At worst, his team has plateaued and needs a leadership change. The reality is probably somewhere in between. Mullen has provided Florida with more downs...

Reggie Willits 4th to leave Boone's Yankees coaching staff

Oct. 21, 2021 18:38 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Yankees manager Aaron Boone lost a fourth member of his staff when New York announced Thursday that first base coach and outfield instructor Reggie Willits will leave at the end of the year to become a volunteer assistant for Oklahoma's college baseball program. ...

St. Bonaventure baseball coach Larry Sudbrook retiring

Oct. 04, 2021 19:00 PM EDT

ALLEGANY, N.Y. (AP) — St. Bonaventure baseball coach Larry Sudbrook is retiring following a 36-year career in which he posted the most wins in any sport in school history. The school on Monday announced Sudbrook’s decision to retire effective Dec. 31 and said...

Creighton University baseball administrator fatally shot

Sep. 30, 2021 19:47 PM EDT

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A Creighton University baseball administrator was found dead Thursday in the yard of an Omaha home that he had just sold to a realty company, police said. Christopher Gradoville, 37, died from multiple gunshot wounds, the Omaha World-Herald reported....

Big 12 coaches says swift expansion solidified league future

Sep. 13, 2021 17:41 PM EDT

Kansas State coach Chris Klieman says he was never worried the Big 12 would disband or become irrelevant, even with the lingering questions about the conference's future when Oklahoma and Texas head to the Southeastern Conference. “I knew none of that was true,”...

Joey Wendle, Dietrich Enns lead Rays to 7-2 win over Tigers

Sep. 11, 2021 21:43 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Joey Wendle tripled and homered, 30-year-old Dietrich Enns won for the first time in the major leagues and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Detroit Tigers 7-2 on Saturday. “We all wanted to see this moment,” Wendle said about Enns. “He hasn't always had...