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Emboldened athletes push back on old-school coaching methods

Dec. 07, 2022 10:59 AM EST

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Some of Geoff Bond’s rowers loved and appreciated his demanding style. They thrived on how the coach at the University of California-San Diego pushed them to the limit while preparing them to take on the real world. But for others, Bond was a nightmare, with...

Iowa LB Campbell honored as college football's top scholar

Dec. 07, 2022 02:40 AM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Iowa linebacker Jack Campbell won the William V. Campbell Trophy on Tuesday night, becoming the first player from the school to be named college football's top scholar-athlete. Campbell, the Big Ten's defensive player of the year, receives a $25,000 postgraduate...

Cone scores 24 as Northern Arizona takes down Pacific 73-69

Dec. 07, 2022 02:11 AM EST

STOCKTON, Calif. (AP) — Jalen Cole had 24 points in Northern Arizona's 73-69 victory against Pacific on Tuesday. Cone shot 6 for 12 (3 for 4 from 3-point range) and 9 of 10 from the free-throw line for the Lumberjacks (4-7). Xavier Fuller scored 18 points and added 10 rebounds. Nik...

Blackshear's 22 help Nevada knock off Pepperdine 85-77

Dec. 07, 2022 02:02 AM EST

MALIBU, Calif. (AP) — Kenan Blackshear had 22 points in Nevada's 85-77 win against Pepperdine on Tuesday. Blackshear was 7 of 15 shooting, including 2 for 4 from distance, and went 6 for 7 from the line for the Wolf Pack (8-2). Jarod Lucas scored 18 points while going 5 of 10 from...

Rodriguez scores 21 as Idaho St. beats Montana-Western 61-53

Dec. 07, 2022 02:01 AM EST

POCATELLO, Idaho (AP) — Jared Rodriguez had 21 points in Idaho State's 61-53 victory against Montana-Western on Tuesday. Rodriguez shot 7 for 10 (4 for 5 from 3-point range) and 3 of 4 from the free throw line for the Bengals (3-7). Brock Mackenzie scored 13 points while shooting 5...

Roach leads No. 15 Duke past Iowa 74-62 in Jimmy V Classic

Dec. 07, 2022 01:25 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Jeremy Roach tied a career high with 22 points and No. 15 Duke led virtually the entire way in a 74-62 victory over Iowa on Tuesday night in the Jimmy V Classic at Madison Square Garden. With cancer survivor Dick Vitale calling the game for ESPN, the Blue Devils...

Torre scores 10 as San Jose St. downs CSU Bakersfield 58-48

Dec. 07, 2022 00:43 AM EST

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Alvaro Cardenas Torre scored 10 points as San Jose State beat CSU Bakersfield 58-48 on Tuesday. Cardenas Torre also contributed six rebounds for the Spartans (7-3). Ibrahima Diallo scored nine points while going 2 of 6 and 5 of 6 from the free-throw line and...

Hepburn, Crowl pace Wisconsin past No. 13 Maryland 64-59

Dec. 07, 2022 00:37 AM EST

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Chucky Hepburn scored 13 points and Steven Crowl added 12 as Wisconsin handed No. 13 Maryland its first loss under coach Kevin Willard, 64-59 on Tuesday night. Wisconsin (7-2, 1-0 Big Ten) opened a 58-45 lead with a 13-point run, capped by Crowl’s two free...

Boise State secures 90-54 win over Eastern Oregon

Dec. 07, 2022 00:14 AM EST

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Tyson Degenhart scored 19 points as Boise State beat Eastern Oregon 90-54 on Tuesday night. Degenhart was 7-of-7 shooting, including 3 for 3 from distance, and went 2 for 5 from the line for the Broncos (7-2). Sadraque NgaNga scored 13 points and added six...

Valparaiso takes down Trinity Christian 96-60

Dec. 07, 2022 00:13 AM EST

VALPARAISO, Ind. (AP) — Nick Edwards' 21 points off of the bench helped Valparaiso to a 96-60 victory over Trinity Christian on Tuesday. Edwards had five rebounds, seven assists, and three steals for the Beacons (4-6). Ben Krikke scored 20 points, going 8 of 11 and 3 of 4 from the...