SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) John Lattner, the 1953 Heisman Trophy winner who helped lead Notre Dame to a 9-0-1 record and a No. 2 ranking in Frank Leahy’s final year as coach, has died at 83.
WACO, Texas (AP) Keenan Evans scored a career-high 21 points and had two steals in Texas Tech’s go-ahead run as the Red Raiders upset No. 21 Baylor 84-66 on Saturday night, giving them their second consecutive win over a Top 25 team.
SYDNEY (AP) Australia booked its place in next year’s World Baseball Classic by beating South Africa 12-5 in Sunday’s final of a qualifying tournament, securing victory with a six-run eighth inning that was helped by a two-run throwing error on a bunt.
Australia beats South Africa to advance to WBC
HONOLULU (AP) Stefan Jankovic had 16 points and nine rebounds, Aaron Valdes had 15 points and 10 rebounds and Hawaii maintained its hold of first place in the conference, beating Cal State Fullerton 76-59.
Hawks’ Hossa (leg) helped off ice after hip check
DALLAS (AP) With his SMU team ineligible for the postseason, a February visit from Gonzaga figured to be the closest thing to an NCAA Tournament game Nic Moore could expect to experience this year.
The Warriors two-guard spoke to reporters after knocking off teammate Stephen Curry in the 2016 NBA Three-Point Contest
Zach LaVine won the 2016 slam dunk contest at the NBA All-Star game and thinks that this might have been the best showdown in history.
MORAGA, Calif. (AP) Calvin Hermanson scored 16 and Saint Mary’s notched its ninth straight 20-win season with a 68-62 win over Loyola Marymount on Saturday night.
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (AP) Kevin Mays scored 17 points and Cal State Bakersfield built a big, first-half lead and went on to rout Utah Valley, 91-69 Saturday night.
Tomas Hertl had a goal taken away in the third period. Matt Tennyson and Chris Tierney scored in the first period and the San Jose Sharks hung on to beat the Arizona Coyotes 4-1 on Saturday night. Hertl and Joonas Donskoi also scored for the Sharks, …
Watch No. 2 Maryland get its school-record home winning streaked snapped at 27 games by the Wisconsin Badgers.
Watch Rosco Allen score 25 points to lead Stanford over No. 11 Oregon.
RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) David Nwaba scored 21 points, Reese Morgan added 17 more and Cal Poly held off UC Riverside for an 86-78 win Saturday night.
Michigan went on a late 11 point run to take down No. 18 Purdue.
SAN DIEGO (AP) After failing to score a point in his first six games back from reconstructive knee surgery, San Diego State’s Matt Shrigley finally made one of his trademark 3-point shots.
LaVine’s touching gesture caps his awe-inspiring night
Dubin: Aaron Gordon won the dunk contest, too
Milwaukee Bucks forward Khris Middleton competed in the NBA 3-point contest for the first time Saturday in Toronto.
Australia (3-0) is headed back to the World Baseball Classic following a 12-5 win over South Africa (2-2) at the WBC Qualifier final at Blacktown International Sportspark on Sunday.
Watch Ryan Getzlaf net a game-winning power-play goal in overtime to give the Anaheim Ducks a victory over the Chicago Blackhawks.
NBA players react
After surprising 2015, Astros’ goal is to ‘win a championship’ for the upcoming season.
Check out this slide show of Aaron Gordon’s mascot-aided, through-the-legs jam from the 2016 NBA Slam Dunk Contest.
Zach LaVine’s dunks
TORONTO (AP) — – Minnesota Timberwolves rookie Karl-Anthony Towns offered some more proof that the NBA big man is no longer a plodding post player by winning the Skills Challenge on Saturday night as part of the league’s All-Star weekend. The 6-foot…
Zach LaVine was fresh out of dunks, having been pushed to the limits by Aaron Gordon in an epic final round that put the slam dunk contest back on top at All-Star Saturday night. Ain’t nothing left,” LaVine said. LaVine pulled off a between-the-legs…
No disrespect to MJ and Dr. J says Zach LaVine, but what he and Aaron Gordon did was the best ever
Herbert: LaVine’s repeat puts him among greats
Aaron Gordon’s dunks
The Houston Regional Combine featured a bevy of talent but just a few players stood out from the pack.
Minnesota Timberwolves center Karl-Anthony Towns beat Boston Celtics point guard Isaiah Thomas to win the Skills Challenge, further validating the evolution of the big man from a plodding post player to a playmaking force.
Zach LaVine was fresh out of dunks, having been pushed to the limits by Aaron Gordon in an epic final round that put the slam dunk contest back on top at All-Star Saturday night.
TORONTO (AP) Aaron Gordon soared over his mascot, but nobody flies higher than Zach LaVine in the slam dunk contest.
Minnesota Timberwolves guard Zach LaVine posted four straight perfect 50s to win for the NBA slam dunk contest for a second straight year.