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Kentucky ex-basketball coach convicted of player's sodomy

Nov. 12, 2019 2:23 AM EST

RADCLIFF, Ky. (AP) — A man who co-founded and coached a local basketball program in Kentucky has been convicted of sodomizing one of its teen players. News outlets report 43-year-old Corvell Conley was convicted Friday and acquitted of his initial charge of third-degree rape. Conley was arrested in April...

Stansberry's 26 leads Hawaii past Pacific

Nov. 12, 2019 2:14 AM EST

HONOLULU (AP) — Eddie Stansberry matched his career high with 26 points and Drew Buggs added 13 with the clinching free throws with six seconds left and Hawaii defeated Pacific 72-67 on Monday night to close the round-robin Rainbow Classic. After Jeremiah Bailey hit a 3-pointer to pull the Tigers within...

McBride back with Notre Dame in player development role

Nov. 12, 2019 1:57 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Kayla McBride was sitting and watching shootaround before Notre Dame's first game of the season against Fordham last week. She admitted she was nervous even though her playing days for Muffet McGraw and the Irish are over. The former Notre Dame great is back on campus this winter as a...

No. 3 Spartans, No. 13 Tigers face tough Week 2 challenges

Nov. 12, 2019 1:54 AM EST

Memphis and Michigan State face tough matchups amid difficult offcourt situations to headline college basketball's second week. The 13th-ranked Tigers face 14th-ranked Oregon in the Ducks' home state Tuesday night amid eligibility concerns for star freshman James Wiseman. Two nights later, the third-ranked...

Pivec helps Oregon St beat Pacific 69-57

Nov. 12, 2019 1:19 AM EST

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Oregon State senior guard Mikayla Pivec knows the Beavers will need to play better moving forward after receiving a test from Pacific in the second round of the preseason WNIT. Pivec, an All Pac-12 selection last season, led the seventh-ranked Beavers with 18 points and 17 rebounds...

Winthrop stuns No. 18 Saint Mary's 61-59

Nov. 12, 2019 12:57 AM EST

MORAGA, Calif. (AP) — Saint Mary's star Jordan Ford missed a layin with 1 second left and Winthrop pulled off a 61-59 upset of the No. 18 Gaels a night after losing on a buzzer beater. Chandler Vaudrin had 19 points, five rebounds and four assists off the bench for Winthrop (2-1), the Big South Conference...

S. Dakota holds off Florida A&M 85-82 in chaotic ending

Nov. 12, 2019 12:25 AM EST

HONOLULU (AP) — Tyler Hagedorn scored 23 points and Triston Simpson added 22 and South Dakota beat Florida A&M in the finale of the Outrigger Resorts Rainbow Classic on Monday night. The Coyotes are off to their second 3-0 start in the last four seasons. Stanley Umude made a pair of free throws with...

Jessika Carter leads No. 10 Mississippi State past UT Martin

Nov. 12, 2019 12:12 AM EST

STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Jessika Carter knows she has big shoes to fill for Mississippi State with the graduation of All-American Teaira McCowan. Carter's transition for the bigger role was aided by the work she put in behind McCowan a year ago. The sophomore center had a career-high 19 points and eight...

Winthrop upsets No. 18 Saint Mary's (Cal) 61-59

Nov. 12, 2019 12:12 AM EST

MORAGA, Calif. (AP) — Chandler Vaudrin scored 19 points to help Winthrop edge No. 18 Saint Mary's 61-59 on Monday night. Josh Ferguson had 14 points and seven rebounds for Winthrop (2-1). D.J. Burns added 12 points. The Eagles were up 61-57 with 13 seconds left before Jordan Ford hit a layup to get the...

Bouyea leads San Francisco to 84-79 OT win over Yale

Nov. 11, 2019 11:52 PM EST

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Jamaree Bouyea nailed a trey and followed with two free throws in overtime to help San Francisco to a 3-0 start, beating Yale 84-79 on Monday night. Bouyea finished with 21 points and 11 rebounds to post his first career double-double. Khalil Shabazz, who dropped in two free throws in...