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  • No. 13 Maryland rallies past Northwestern 68-67

    COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — The 13th-ranked basketball team in the country shouldn’t require a furious comeback and a very fortunate tip-in to beat a struggling squad at home. Maryland coach Mark Turgeon knows this.…

  • 700 Coaching Victories

    Through Jan. 25 Coaches with 700 victories who have spent a minimum of 10 seasons in Division I with last school listed (x-active): 1. x-Mike Krzyzewski, Duke 1000 2. x-Jim Boeheim, Syracuse 962 3. Bob…

  • Tucker, Taylor lead No. 12 Utah to 77-56 win over Washington

    SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Dakarai Tucker scored a career-high 19 points, Brandon Taylor added 14 and No. 12 Utah beat Washington 77-56 on Sunday night. Tucker and Taylor combined to make eight 3-pointers to…

  • Thompson, No. 11 Stanford women beat USC 71-60

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Stanford’s women’s basketball team is difficult to beat on almost any night. When it’s in prime shooting form as it was Sunday, the Cardinal is pretty much impossible to beat. Lili…

  • Hilliard scores 24 to lead No. 4 Villanova over Creighton

    VILLANOVA, Pa. (AP) — After an embarrassing loss at Georgetown, Villanova’s players seethed for nearly a week and couldn’t wait to get back on the court. They took their anger out on Creighton. Darrun Hilliard…

  • Cibulkova ends unseeded Azarenka’s run at Australian Open

    MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Dominika Cibulkova reproduced the kind of tennis that helped her reach the final last year as she beat two-time champion Victoria Azarenka 6-2, 3-6, 6-3 in the fourth round of the…

  • Miguel Angel Jimenez wins Champions Tour opener

    KAUPULEHU-KONA, Hawaii (AP) — Miguel Angel Jimenez rallied to win the Champions Tour’s season-opening Mitsubishi Electric Championship, birdieing six of the final nine holes Sunday for a one-stroke victory over Mark O’Meara. The Spaniard closed…

  • Belmont uses big second half to beat Tennessee St.

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Nick Smith had 12 points, and Craig Bradshaw scored eight of his 11 during Belmont’s decisive second-half run and the Bruins beat Tennessee State 63-55 on Sunday night. Reece Chamberlain had…

  • Championship Tour-Mitsubishi Electric Championship Scores

    Sunday At Hualalai Golf Course Kaupulehu-Kona, Hawaii Purse: $1.8 million Yardage: 7,107; Par 72 Final Miguel A. Jimenez (309), $309,000 69-64-66—199 Mark O’Meara (187), $187,000 69-67-64—200 Fred Couples (133), $133,000 72-64-66—202 Rocco Mediate (112), $111,500…

  • Championship Tour-Mitsubishi Electric Championship Par Scores

    Sunday At Hualalai Golf Course Kaupulehu-Kona, Hawaii Purse: $1.8 million Yardage: 7,107; Par 72 Final Miguel A. Jimenez (309), $309,000 69-64-66—199 -17 Mark O’Meara (187), $187,000 69-67-64—200 -16 Fred Couples (133), $133,000 72-64-66—202 -14 Rocco…

  • This Week’s Women’s Top 25 Fared

    1. South Carolina (18-0) beat Florida 77-42. 2. UConn (18-1) beat UCF 100-45; beat Cincinnati 96-31. 3. Baylor (18-1) beat No. 8 Texas 75-58; beat Kansas State 68-46. 4. Louisville (18-2) lost to No. 17…

  • Bill Haas pulls away to win Humana Challenge

    LA QUINTA, Calif. (AP) — Bill Haas pulled off another imaginative escape to win the Humana Challenge. “I think of myself as more of a painter and not a mechanic.” Haas said. Far less dramatic…

  • Top 25 Fared

    Sunday 1. Kentucky (19-0) did not play. Next: at Missouri, Thursday. 2. Virginia (19-0) beat Virginia Tech 50-47. Next: vs. No. 5 Duke, Saturday. 3. Gonzaga (20-1) did not play. Next: vs. Portland, Thursday. 4.…

  • Grant leads No. 8 Notre Dame past NC State 81-78 in OT

    RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Jerian Grant got No. 8 Notre Dame back into the game with his scoring. He won it with his defense. Grant scored 25 points and blocked a last-second shot in overtime…

  • Top 25 Capsules

    NEW YORK (AP) — Mike Krzyzewski earned his 1,000th career win Sunday, making him the first NCAA Division I men’s coach to reach the milestone, when No. 5 Duke surged past St. John’s for a…