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  • Survived: No. 1 Kentucky holds off Notre Dame 68-66

    CLEVELAND (AP) — Pushed to the brink, Kentucky’s still perfect and still playing. Andrew Harrison made two free throws with six seconds remaining, and the top-seeded Wildcats kept their unbeaten season and national title hopes…

  • Wisconsin heads to Final Four after 85-78 win over Arizona

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Just call him Sam Dagger. Sam Dekker hit 5 of Wisconsin’s 10 3-pointers in the second half on his way to a second straight career high of 27 points, Frank Kaminsky…

  • MLS Capsules

    FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Kelyn Rowe scored twice and the New England Revolution beat the San Jose Earthquakes 2-1 on Saturday in steady snow and hail for their first victory of the season. New England…

  • Dynamo and Rapids play to scoreless draw

    HOUSTON (AP) — Tyler Deric had three saves for his second shutout of the season, helping the Houston Dynamo preserve a scoreless draw with the Colorado Rapids on Saturday night. Deric had the play of…

  • NCAA Hockey Capsules

    MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Evan Rodrigues scored with 2:24 left in the third period and Boston University held on to beat Minnesota-Duluth 3-2 on Saturday in the NCAA hockey tournament’s Northeast Regional championship, sending the…

  • Warriors beat Bucks 108-95, clinch top seed in West

    MILWAUKEE (AP) — Stephen Curry scored 25 points, and the Golden State Warriors clinched the top seed in the Western Conference by pulling away in the second half of a 108-95 victory on Saturday night…

  • Staal, Faulk score in 3rd, lead Hurricanes past Devils 3-1

    RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The New Jersey Devils started fast — and the Carolina Hurricanes ended with a victory. Eric Staal and Justin Faulk scored in the third period, leading the Hurricanes past the Devils…

  • No. 11 Gonzaga falters late, falls to Tennessee 73-69 in OT

    SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — For more than 33 minutes, Gonzaga did more than answer every challenge presented by Tennessee. The underdogs were running the storied Lady Vols out of the gym, on the cusp of…

  • NCAA Conference Records

    Through Saturday (Selections in parentheses) Conference W L Pct. Atlantic Coast (6) 14 4 .778 West Coast (2) 3 1 .750 Big Ten (7) 10 5 .667 Pacific-12 (4) 8 4 .667 Southeastern (5) 6…

  • Jenner gets tiebreaking goal to lead Blue Jackets past Blues

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — Boone Jenner scored the tiebreaking goal late in the second period, and Cam Atkinson had an empty-netter late in the third to lead the Columbus Blue Jackets to a 4-2 victory…

  • Dubnyk stops 31 shots as Wild beat Kings 4-1

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Nino Niederreiter and Mikko Koivu each scored two goals, and Devan Dubnyk had 31 saves in his 35th straight start with Minnesota to lead the Wild past the L.A. Kings…

  • LPGA-Kia Classic Par Scores

    Saturday At Aviara Golf Club Course Carlsbad, Calif. Purse: $1.7 million Yardage: 6,593; Par: 72 Third Round Mirim Lee 65-69-66—200 -16 Alison Lee 69-66-66—201 -15 Sakura Yokomine 69-67-67—203 -13 Cristie Kerr 67-68-68—203 -13 Se Ri…

  • LPGA-Kia Classic Scores

    Saturday At Aviara Golf Club Course Carlsbad, Calif. Purse: $1.7 million Yardage: 6,593; Par: 72 Third Round Mirim Lee 65-69-66—200 Alison Lee 69-66-66—201 Sakura Yokomine 69-67-67—203 Cristie Kerr 67-68-68—203 Se Ri Pak 69-71-64—204 Paula Creamer…

  • No. 2 seed Tennessee beats No. 11 Gonzaga 73-69 in overtime

    SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Tennessee was having trouble sinking field goals but fortunately the free throws kept dropping and dropping. The Lady Vols made all 10 of their shots from the line in overtime —…

  • Earnshaw scores late goal, Whitecaps edge Timbers 2-1

    VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Robert Earnshaw scored in the 90th minute in his Vancouver debut and the Whitecaps opened their Cascadia Cup defense with a 2-1 victory over the Portland Timbers on Saturday night.…