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  • Update on the latest in sports:

    NFL-PATRIOTS Coach defends team practices FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Bill Belichick spent a considerable amount of time discussing pressure on Saturday, but it had nothing to do with the Super Bowl. The New England Patriots…

  • Randle, Brown and Nastic lead Stanford over ASU 89-70

    STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — Anthony Brown and his senior teammates Chasson Randle and Stefan Nastic knew they had to set the tone Saturday night after a tough loss the last time out. They accomplished their…

  • UC Irvine beats Hawaii 78-72 for fourth straight win

    HAWAII (AP) — Will Davis II had 17 points, Alex Young scored 15 and UC Irvine held off Hawaii 78-72 on Saturday night. Young had a 3-pointer with 1:22 left for a 74-70 lead and…

  • Saturday’s College Basketball

    EAST American International 85, Assumption 73 Bucknell 92, Boston U. 77 CCSU 53, Wagner 50 Castleton 91, Thomas (Maine) 81 Colgate 59, Loyola (Md.) 58 Concordia (N.Y.) 92, Chestnut Hill 72 Cornell 57, Columbia 47…

  • No. 7 Arizona avenges loss in Berkeley, crushing Cal 73-50

    BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — Arizona is long past last season’s devastating defeat in Berkeley. The Wildcats are on to bigger and better things now, and they’re enjoying every step of the way. Stanley Johnson had…

  • Santa Clara holds on to beat Pepperdine 60-57

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Jared Brownridge and Brandon Clark each scored 13 on Saturday night and Santa Clara nearly squandered a 14-point lead but held on to beat Pepperdine 60-57. Santa Clara was 13…

  • Hammonds, Long Beach St. top Cal State-Northridge

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Travis Hammonds scored 11 of his season-high 16 points in the final 5:45, and senior David Samuels grabbed a career-high 16 rebounds to help Long Beach State beat Cal State-Northridge 64-58…

  • NCAA Basketball

    All Times EST AMERICA EAST CONFERENCE Conference All Games W L PCT W L PCT Albany (NY) 6 0 1.000 11 7 .611 Vermont 5 1 .833 10 9 .526 Stony Brook 4 2 .667…

  • Saturday’s Major College Basketball Scores

    EAST Bucknell 92, Boston U. 77 CCSU 53, Wagner 50 Colgate 59, Loyola (Md.) 58 Cornell 57, Columbia 47 Dartmouth 70, Harvard 61 Drexel 53, Coll. of Charleston 51 George Washington 74, Duquesne 59 Holy…

  • Saturday’s College Basketball Scores

    EAST American International 85, Assumption 73 Bucknell 92, Boston U. 77 CCSU 53, Wagner 50 Castleton 91, Thomas (Maine) 81 Colgate 59, Loyola (Md.) 58 Concordia (N.Y.) 92, Chestnut Hill 72 Cornell 57, Columbia 47…

  • Avila’s leads Colorado St. past San Diego St.

    FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) — J.J. Avila scored a season-high 29 points, on 12-of-16 shooting, to help Colorado State hold off a late surge by San Diego State for a 79-73 win Saturday night. Colorado…

  • Top 25 Capsules

    COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Devin Booker scored 18 points, Aaron Harrison added 13 and No. 1 Kentucky matched its best start under coach John Calipari with a 58-43 victory over South Carolina on Saturday. The…

  • Samford holds off Western Carolina 78-72

    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Darius Jones-Gibson scored 19 points, Michael Bradley added 16, and Samford held off a second-half surge by Western Carolina 78-72 on Saturday night. Christen Cunningham scored 13 points, Marcus Johnson added…

  • Idaho knocks off Northern Colorado 83-79

    MOSCOW, Idaho (AP) — Mike Scott scored 23 points, Connor Hill had 21 and Idaho knocked off Northern Colorado 83-79 on Saturday, snapping a four-game losing streak. Scott was 7 of 11 from the floor…

  • Waldow, Jackson lead Saint Mary’s over Portland 74-64

    PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Brad Waldow had 19 points and nine rebounds, Garrett Jackson added 18 and eight, and Saint Mary’s overcame a slow start Saturday to beat Portland 74-64. The Gaels (16-4, 8-1 West…