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  • Rodeo cowboy legend Alvin Nelson dies in Minnesota

    WATFORD CITY, N.D. (AP) — Rodeo cowboy legend Alvin Nelson, a member of half a dozen halls of fame and North Dakota’s only world champion saddle bronc rider for 24 years, has died. He was…

  • Shiffrin dominates World Cup slalom for 11th career win

    KUEHTAI, Austria (AP) — American teenager Mikaela Shiffrin won a women’s World Cup slalom in dominating style Monday for her 11th career victory. The Olympic champion posted the fastest time in both runs and finished…

  • Alabama defense stressing clutch play over stats

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Alabama coach Nick Saban and defensive coordinator Kirby Smart have fielded some of the most formidable, suffocating defenses modern college football has seen since the pair arrived in Tuscaloosa together in…

  • AirAsia’s brash CEO now searches for right words

    NEW YORK (AP) — Tony Fernandes is more than just the CEO of AirAsia: He’s the brash personality and cheerleader-like figure who gives the discount carrier its soul. A flamboyant executive who loves race cars…

  • Stony Brook rallies to top No. 13 Washington 62-57

    SEATTLE (AP) — Jameel Warney banked in a short runner with 30 seconds left to give Stony Brook its first lead, and the Seawolves beat No. 13 Washington 62-57 on Sunday night. Warney finished with…

  • CSU Bakersfield upsets Cal 55-52

    BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — Having lost six games by six points or fewer this season, Cal State Bakersfield coach Rod Barnes didn’t mind waiting a few moments to celebrate his most significant win with the…

  • CSU Bakersfield upsets Cal 55-52

    BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — Aly Ahmed had 19 points and 10 rebounds, including two free throws with 3.6 seconds left, to help Cal State Bakersfield upset California 55-52 on Sunday night. The Roadrunners (3-10) led…

  • College Basketball Standings

    America East Conference Conference AllGames W L Pct. W L Pct. Vermont 1 0 1.000 5 6 .455 Stony Brook 0 0 .000 8 6 .571 Mass.-Lowell 0 0 .000 6 5 .545 New Hampshire…

  • Stony Brook rallies to top No. 13 Washington 61-57

    SEATTLE (AP) — Lorenzo Romar doesn’t think the Washington basketball team he watched Sunday night was the same as the squad that went undefeated and beat two top opponents. Stony Brook took advantage and shocked…

  • Kaminsky helps No. 6 Wisconsin top Buffalo 68-56

    MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Frank Kaminsky had his usual stellar night for No. 6 Wisconsin. When his teammates found their stroke in the second half, the Badgers cruised right by Buffalo. Kaminsky had 25 points,…

  • Glantz-Culver Line

    FAVORITE OPEN TODAY O/U UNDERDOG West Virginia 3½ 1½ (65) Texas A&M Russell Athletic Bowl At Orlando, Fla. Oklahoma Pk 4½ (51½) Clemson Texas Bowl At Houston Arkansas 5 6½ (44½) Texas Tomorrow Music City…

  • This Week’s Top 25 Fared

    1. Kentucky (13-0) beat No. 4 Louisville 58-50. 2. Duke (10-0) did not play. 3. Arizona (12-1) lost to UNLV 71-67. 4. Louisville (11-1) beat Cal State Northridge 80-55; lost to No. 1 Kentucky 58-50.…

  • Top 25 Fared

    Sunday 1. Kentucky (13-0) did not play. Next: vs. Mississippi, Tuesday, Jan. 6. 2. Duke (10-0) did not play. Next: vs. Toledo, Monday. 3. Arizona (12-1) did not play. Next: vs. Arizona State, Sunday. 4.…

  • Andersen adds to staff at Oregon State

    CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Oregon State’s Gary Andersen has added Dave Baldwin as offensive coordinator and Kevin McGiven as quarterbacks coach. The Beavers announced the staff additions Sunday. Baldwin spent the last three seasons as…

  • Butler takes down Belmont 67-56

    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Roosevelt Jones scored 20 points and Butler took down Belmont 67-56 on Sunday. Jones was 8 of 12 from the floor, grabbed seven rebounds and had three assists. Kellen Dunham added 15…