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  • 2nd-seeded Cilic beats Muller to reach last 8 in Rotterdam

    ROTTERDAM, Netherlands (AP) — Second-seeded Marin Cilic of Croatia reached the World Tennis Tournament quarterfinals on Wednesday with a 7-6 (2), 7-6 (7) second-round win against Gilles Muller of Luxembourg. Neither player faced a break-point…

  • Ex-OSU star Clarett admits DUI, gets 2 years’ probation

    MOUNT GILEAD, Ohio (AP) — Former Ohio State star running back Maurice Clarett has admitted driving under the influence. He pleaded guilty under a deal with prosecutors and received a suspended 60-day jail sentence Monday.…

  • School board: Basketball team can play during hazing probe

    LEECHBURG, Pa. (AP) — A western Pennsylvania school board voted to let a high school basketball team play while police investigate alleged hazing-related assaults over the last decade. The Leechburg Area School Board also on…

  • Williams coasts in 1st round of Taiwan Open

    KAOHSIUNG, Taiwan (AP) — Top-seeded Venus Williams had a 6-3, 6-2 win over Taiwanese wildcard Lee Pei-chi in her opening match at the Taiwan Open on Wednesday. “It was exciting to compete against a local…

  • Manor F1 gives 1st seat to German driver Pascal Wehrlein

    BANBURY, England (AP) — Manor Racing has selected German driver Pascal Wehrlein for the Formula One season, which starts next month at the Australian Grand Prix. The 21-year-old Wehrlein is keen to fulfill his promise…

  • Mladenovic falls to Siegemund in round 1 in St Petersburg

    ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — France’s Kristina Mladenovic, seeded seventh, lost in the first round of the St. Petersburg Ladies Trophy on Wednesday after a two-hour battle with Laura Siegemund of Germany. World No. 87…

  • Williams coasts to 6-3, 6-2 win over Lee at Taiwan Open

    KAOHSIUNG, Taiwan (AP) — Top-seeded Venus Williams had a 6-3, 6-2 win over Lee Pei-chi in her opening match at the Taiwan Open on Wednesday. Williams broke the Taiwanese wildcard entry’s serve three times in…

  • Led by freshman Ellenson, young Marquette seeks Feb. push

    MILWAUKEE (AP) — With 15 wins in coach Steve Wojciechowski’s second season on the bench, Marquette seems to playing well for a team that relies so heavily on a young cast led by touted freshman…

  • Big-wave surfers gather in Hawaii for prestigious event

    HALEIWA, Hawaii (AP) — “Eddie would go.” That’s the mantra of the Quicksilver big wave surf competition in memory of Eddie Aikau, a Native Hawaiian surf legend who became famous for riding monster waves and…

  • No. 22 Kentucky has it easy against Georgia in an 82-48 rout

    LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky usually found the basket, while Georgia often emerged frustrated when it shot. So explains a surprisingly easy victory for the 22nd-ranked Wildcats. Jamal Murray scored 24 points, Tyler Ulis added…

  • Tuesday’s College Basketball Scores

    EAST Baruch 79, CCNY 59 Bloomfield 78, Post (Conn.) 64 Brooklyn 91, St. Joseph’s (NY) 84 Chestnut Hill 86, Wilmington (Del.) 78 Concordia (NY) 85, Dominican (NY) 77 Monmouth (NJ) 87, Marist 61 North Carolina…

  • Tuesday’s College Basketball Scores

    EAST Monmouth (NJ) 87, Marist 61 North Carolina 68, Boston College 65 Rhode Island 81, George Mason 63 Toledo 71, Buffalo 69 SOUTH Cincinnati 69, UCF 51 Florida 77, Mississippi 72 Kentucky 82, Georgia 48…

  • Utah State beats New Mexico 80-72 to end 5-game skid

    LOGAN, Utah (AP) — Chris Smith scored 19 points, including 7 of 8 free throws, and Utah State beat New Mexico 80-72 on Tuesday night, ending a five-game skid. Lew Evans added 15 points, Jalen…

  • NCAA Basketball

    All Times EST AMERICA EAST CONFERENCE Conference All Games W L PCT W L PCT Stony Brook 11 0 1.000 20 4 .833 Albany (NY) 9 2 .818 20 6 .769 New Hampshire 7 3…

  • Tuesday’s College Basketball

    EAST Monmouth (NJ) 87, Marist 61 North Carolina 68, Boston College 65 Rhode Island 81, George Mason 63 Toledo 71, Buffalo 69 SOUTH Cincinnati 69, UCF 51 Florida 77, Mississippi 72 Kentucky 82, Georgia 48…