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  • Germany has 1-2 lead in 2-man bob race at worlds

    IGLS, Austria (AP) — Johannes Lochner and Francesco Friedrich gave Germany a 1-2 lead in the two-man bob competition at the world championships after the opening two heats on Saturday. Junior world champion Lochner and…

  • Shiffrin’s comeback could be in jeopardy due to heavy snow

    CRANS-MONTANA, Switzerland (AP) — Mikaela Shiffrin’s comeback race could be in jeopardy. The Olympic and world champion was set to return from injury in Monday’s World Cup slalom in Crans-Montana, Switzerland. It would have been…

  • Williams advances to final of Taiwan Open

    KAOHSIUNG, Taiwan (AP) — Top-seeded Venus Williams beat Yulia Putintseva of Kazakhstan 7-5, 6-3 on Saturday to advance to the final of the Taiwan Open. Williams, who advanced to the final without dropping a set,…

  • Pinturault wins men’s World Cup giant slalom in Japan

    YUZAWA, Japan (AP) — Alexis Pinturault led a 1-2 finish for France in the men’s World Cup giant slalom on Saturday. Pinturault, who was second after the first run, used a blistering second run of…

  • Lydia Ko leads New Zealand Women’s Open by 1 stroke

    CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand (AP) — Lydia Ko took a one-stroke lead into the final round of the New Zealand Women’s Open after shooting a 5-under 67 Saturday. The South Korean-born New Zealander, who is defending…

  • Seeking a Splash: Klay goes for All-Star 3s upset of Curry

    TORONTO (AP) — Klay Thompson believes, even if he knows many don’t. He knows how good Stephen Curry is, so he couldn’t have been terribly surprised when he was told during NBA All-Star player interviews…

  • Mickelson’s round stalls, Kang’s does not

    PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — The back nine didn’t go according to plan for Phil Mickelson during the second round of the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am, and the par-3 14th hole at Monterey Peninsula served…

  • Weisner leads No. 8 Oregon State women past Colorado, 73-50

    CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Oregon State coach Scott Rueck praised his team’s passing, spacing and overall flow on offensive. He was particularly pleased with the 21 assists. “I thought the ball control and the way…

  • Friday’s College Basketball

    EAST CCNY 82, John Jay 71 Castleton 67, NY Maritime 63 Columbia 63, Penn 53 Dayton 68, Rhode Island 66 Harvard 79, Brown 73 Hobart 72, Clarkson 67, OT Monmouth (NJ) 79, Rider 78 Ohio…

  • Hempen leads No. 9 Arizona State women past California

    BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — Elisha Davis never hesitates in getting the ball to Katie Hempen. The Arizona State point guard knows a good thing when she sees it. Hempen scored 14 of her 17 points…

  • Doan gets franchise points mark, Coyotes beat Flames 4-1

    GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — The Arizona Coyotes needed their top players to guide them out of a recent funk, and franchise cornerstone Shane Doan came through with a record-breaking performance. Doan had two goals and…

  • No. 13 Stanford women beat Arizona 82-58

    STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — Erica McCall had 12 points and No. 13 Stanford used quick starts in both halves on Friday night to win its fifth straight, 82-58 over Arizona. The Cardinal (20-5, 10-3 Pac-12)…

  • Glaze leads Grand Canyon in win over Seattle 71-60

    SEATTLE (AP) — Grandy Glaze scoring 16 points on 7 for 12 shooting and grabbed 10 rebounds as Grand Canyon won its third straight, beating Seattle 71-60 Friday night. With the win, Grand Canyon (22-4,…

  • No. 14 UCLA women pull away from Washington State 73-61

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Monique Billings scored half of her 16 points in the fourth quarter and No. 14 UCLA pulled away from Washington State for a 73-61 victory on Friday night. Kari Korver and…

  • Friday’s Women’s Basketball

    EAST Canisius 60, Rider 49 Dartmouth 68, Yale 63 Delaware 72, Coll. of Charleston 55 Fairfield 76, St. Peter’s 49 Georgetown 73, Seton Hall 65 Harvard 87, Brown 79 James Madison 59, Drexel 55 Marist…