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Frey lifts Montana St. past Appalachian St. 59-56

Nov. 15, 2019 8:14 PM EST

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Harald Frey had 16 points and six rebounds as Montana State edged past Appalachian State 59-56 on Friday night in the opening game of the Spartan Invitational. Devin Kirby had 12 points for Montana State (2-1), which nearly upset a ranked Utah State team in its opener. Amin Adamu...

Knight scores 13 to carry Dartmouth over Merrimack 55-46

Nov. 15, 2019 8:09 PM EST

LOWELL, Mass. (AP) — Chris Knight had 13 points and eight rebounds as Dartmouth defeated Merrimack 55-46 on Friday night in the first game of the River Hawk Invitational. The Big Green started the second half on a 19-3 run, over nearly 11 minutes, after trailing the entire first half. Aaryn Rai had 10...

Coburn scores 23 to carry Hofstra past New York Tech 111-69

Nov. 15, 2019 8:05 PM EST

HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. (AP) — Tareq Coburn had a career-high 23 points as Hofstra rolled past New York Tech 111-69 on Friday night. The 111 points surpassed the program’s record of 107 set against Molloy (2017) and Rosemont (2018). The 42-point margin of victory was a Mack Sports Complex record. Jalen Ray...

Former NC State basketball player Grundy dies after stabbing

Nov. 15, 2019 7:44 PM EST

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Former North Carolina State basketball player Anthony Grundy died Thursday from stab wounds suffered as the result of a domestic dispute in Kentucky, authorities said. Louisville officers found Anthony Grundy, 40, injured while they were responding to a residence on Thursday evening...

US beats Taiwan, still has Olympic berth chance at Premier12

Nov. 15, 2019 7:32 PM EST

Minnesota's Brent Rooker hit a go-ahead, two-run homer in the seventh inning, and the United States beat Taiwan 3-2 on Friday in Tokyo to keep alive the Americans' chance of earning an Olympic baseball berth at the Premier12 tournament. The U.S. finished the super round 2-3 and could earn a berth if Taiwan beats...

Betting on himself: Odorizzi accepts offer for Twins' return

Nov. 15, 2019 7:21 PM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Jake Odorizzi watched Dallas Keuchel remain on the free-agent market until June and didn’t want to take a chance of lingering without a contract. So he accepted the Minnesota Twins’ $17.8 million qualifying offer for a one-year contact and put himself in position to become...

Hardaway, No. 13 Memphis hope Wiseman reinstated quickly

Nov. 15, 2019 7:16 PM EST

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Coach Penny Hardaway says Memphis’ best hope is that freshman James Wiseman is reinstated and doesn’t have to miss any games. “That would be ideal,” Hardaway said Friday. That seems unlikely with 13th-ranked Memphis playing its next game Saturday, hosting...

Dest starts against Canada, tied to US

Nov. 15, 2019 7:10 PM EST

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Sergiño Dest started at right back for the United States in Friday night's CONCACAF Nations League match against Canada, an appearance that tied him to the American program. The 18-year-old defender has become a regular for Ajax this season and played in a pair of exhibitions for...

Danny Lee settles for 62 to lead Mayakoba Classic in Mexico

Nov. 15, 2019 7:04 PM EST

PLAYA DEL CARMEN, Mexico (AP) — Danny Lee felt as though he could make everything Friday, and for the longest time he did. Already at 10-under par through 13 holes, Lee started thinking about a sub-60 round when he hit a downhill birdie putt too hard and wound up three-putting for bogey. Four pars later,...

MLS terminates contract of Timbers striker Brian Fernandez

Nov. 15, 2019 7:01 PM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Major League Soccer has terminated Portland Timbers forward Brian Fernandez’s contract. The league announced the move Friday. Fernandez has also been removed from Portland’s roster. The 25-year old Argentine voluntarily entered the MLS Substance Abuse and Behavioral...