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Shay returns interception for TD, Lions beat Arizona 17-3

Dec. 9, 2018 7:39 PM EST

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Darius Slay returned an interception 67 yards for a touchdown and Detroit beat the punchless Cardinals 17-3 on Sunday, the Lions' first win in Arizona since 1993. Slay stepped in front of intended receiver Trent Sherfield, picked off Josh Rosen's pass and raced down the left sideline...

No. 6 Nevada rallies late to beat Grand Canyon 74-66

Dec. 9, 2018 7:35 PM EST

PHOENIX (AP) — Jordan Carolina had 22 points and 14 rebounds, and No. 6 Nevada used a late run to finally shake Grand Canyon for a 74-66 victory Sunday in the Colangelo Classic. Nevada (10-0) had a short turnaround after playing No. 20 Arizona State late Friday night and found itself in what felt like a...

Coyotes goalie Raanta out indefinitely

Dec. 9, 2018 7:15 PM EST

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona Coyotes goalie Antti Raanta is out indefinitely and could miss the rest of the season with a lower-body injury. Coyotes general manager John Chayka said on Sunday that Raanta had a procedure on the injury that revealed more damage than originally thought. Raanta was placed on...

No. 17 ASU women demolish Colorado St. 70-39

Dec. 9, 2018 6:53 PM EST

FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) — Courtney Ekmark scored 21 points, Reili Richardson grabbed 11 rebounds and No. 17 Arizona State beat Colorado State 70-39 on Sunday. Ekmark scored nine of the Sun Devils' first 14 points — all on 3-pointers — en route to a 14-5 lead. Arizona State (7-2) led 24-12 at...

Schofield's 3 lifts No. 7 Tennessee over No. 1 Gonzaga 76-73

Dec. 9, 2018 5:52 PM EST

PHOENIX (AP) — Tennessee lost the reigning SEC player of the year down the stretch against the nation's top-ranked team. The Vols still had the Admiral to lead them. Admiral Schofield hit a 3-pointer with 24 seconds left and scored 25 of his 30 points in the second half, helping No. 7 Tennessee knock off...

Lewis's late 3 helps lift Alabama past Arizona, 76-73

Dec. 9, 2018 4:23 PM EST

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Kira Lewis Jr. and Alabama made sure this one didn't slip away. The freshman made a 3-pointer and two free throws over the final 13 seconds and the Crimson Tide held on for a 76-73 victory over Arizona on Sunday. Lewis pulled up for the uncontested shot after the Tide (6-3), which...

No. 6 Nevada keeps rolling with win over Arizona State

Dec. 9, 2018 3:26 PM EST

Nevada breezed through the early part of its schedule, living up to lofty preseason expectations by rolling over one opponent after the next. Faced with their first big test, the sixth-ranked Wolf Pack needed a half to find their footing before mounting a massive comeback to beat No. 20 Arizona State 72-66 on...

US states to meet at deadline on Colorado River drought plan

Dec. 9, 2018 2:46 PM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — With drought entering a second decade and reservoirs continuing to shrink, seven Southwestern U.S. states that depend on the overtaxed Colorado River for crop irrigation and drinking water had been expected to ink a crucial share-the-pain contingency plan by the end of 2018. They're not...

2 people in critical condition after shooting in Phoenix

Dec. 9, 2018 11:15 AM EST

PHOENIX (AP) — Police in Phoenix say two people are hospitalized in critical condition after a shooting. They say officers and fire personnel were dispatched around 7 p.m. Saturday to an apartment complex. Police say both adult victims were taken to a hospital. Their names and ages haven't been released....

Wade scores 25 points in his 1,000th game, Heat top Clippers

Dec. 9, 2018 3:00 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Dwyane Wade showed he still has his scoring touch. Wade scored 25 points in his 1,000th career game, leading the Miami Heat to a 121-98 victory over the Los Angeles Clippers on Saturday night. The veteran guard was 8 for 21 from the field and 5 for 10 from 3-point range en route to his...