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  • Running story: Super Bowl ads from start to finish

    NEW YORK (AP) — The Super Bowl ad games have so far delivered a nod to the Brady Bunch, voiceovers from Muhammad Ali and John F. Kennedy and Mindy Kaling trying to steal a kiss…

  • Koepka rallies to win Phoenix Open for maiden PGA Tour title

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Brooks Koepka has lost track of the miles flown, the oceans crossed and the stamps in his passport as he toiled in remote corners of the golfing world for more than…

  • What We Learned at The Australian Open: Murray, Maria losers

    MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — The opening Grand Slam tournament of the year ended Sunday with Novak Djokovic winning his fifth Australian Open title and denying Andy Murray his first. Outside of a few days when…

  • No. 5 Maryland women beat No. 20 Iowa 93-88

    COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — Iowa coach Lisa Bluder wanted nothing more than to hand Maryland its first loss in the Big Ten. For most of the game, the Hawkeyes appeared on their way to…

  • No. 1 South Carolina women beat Mississippi 77-59

    OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — South Carolina coach Dawn Staley says freshman Bianca Cuevas is like a lot of first-year point guards, learning when to push the pace on offense and when to back off and…

  • Australia’s Mathew Goggin wins Web.com Tour opener

    PANAMA CITY (AP) — Australia’s Mathew Goggin won the Web.com Tour’s season-opening Panama Claro Championship on Sunday, closing with a 3-under 67 in hot, windy conditions for a four-stroke victory. Also the 2011 winner, the…

  • Hackett says there will be more night football at Big House

    EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Jim Hackett says there will be more night football at Michigan Stadium next season, and the Wolverines’ interim athletic director says he’s enjoyed working with new coach Jim Harbaugh since…

  • Golf Capsules

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — With an eagle putt that looked as long as his golf journey around the world, Brooks Koepka surged into the lead and stayed there Sunday in the Phoenix Open for his…

  • No. 18 Mississippi State falls 79-67 to No. 6 Lady Vols

    KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The defense that carried No. 18 Mississippi State to the Top 25 was missing Sunday. Cierra Burdick scored a career-high 24 points and had eight rebounds and six assists to help…

  • No. 6 Lady Vols beat No. 18 Mississippi State 79-67

    KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee’s Cierra Burdick has a simple explanation for her recent surge. Burdick scored a career-high 24 points and had eight rebounds and six assists to help the sixth-ranked Lady Vols beat…

  • Women’s Top 25 Capsules

    OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — Bianca Cuevas scored a career-high 21 points and No. 1 South Carolina beat Mississippi 77-59 on Sunday. South Carolina (21-0, 9-0 Southeastern Conference) got off to a slow start, trailing by…

  • PGA-Phoenix Open Scores

    Sunday At TPC Scottsdale, Stadium Course Scottsdale, Ariz. Purse: $6.3 million Yardage: 7,266; Par: 71 Final (a-amateur) Brooks Koepka (500), $1,134,000 71-68-64-66—269 Bubba Watson (208), $470,400 65-71-69-65—270 Ryan Palmer (208), $470,400 64-72-68-66—270 Hideki Matsuyama (208),…

  • PGA-Phoenix Open Par Scores

    Sunday At TPC Scottsdale, Stadium Course Scottsdale, Ariz. Purse: $6.3 million Yardage: 7,266; Par: 71 Final (a-amateur) Brooks Koepka (500), $1,134,000 71-68-64-66—269 -15 Bubba Watson (208), $470,400 65-71-69-65—270 -14 Ryan Palmer (208), $470,400 64-72-68-66—270 -14…

  • Women’s Top 25 Fared

    1. South Carolina (21-0) beat No. 12 Texas A&M 79-61; beat Alabama 85-54; beat Mississippi 77-59 2. UConn (20-1) beat East Carolina 87-32; beat Temple 83-49. 3. Baylor (20-1) beat TCU 89-67; beat Kansas 66-58.…

  • Women’s Top 25 Fared

    Sunday 1. South Carolina (21-0) beat Mississippi 77-59. Next: at No. 21 Georgia, Thursday. 2. UConn (20-1) beat Temple 83-49. Next: vs. Cincinnati, Tuesday. 3. Baylor (20-1) beat Kansas 66-58. Next: at Oklahoma State, Wednesday.…