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January 31, 2016 - 3:14pm
1 week 6 days ago

CHICAGO (AP) — Jessica January had 21 points, 10 rebounds, nine assists and three steals and No. 23 DePaul turned back St. John's 77-71 on Sunday.

Megan Podkowa added 11 points and 13 rebounds and Chanise Jenkins had 10 points and 10 assists, giving her 609 assists in her career for the Blue Demons (17-7, 9-2 Big East).

DePaul made six-straight shots and went 10 of 20 in the first quarter, including a late 3 by Ashton Millander, to take a 25-16 lead...

January 31, 2016 - 2:46pm
1 week 6 days ago

BOSTON (AP) — Cheddi Mosely scored 18 points and John Papale sank the winning bucket at the buzzer to lift Boston University to a 75-73 win over Lehigh on Sunday.

Trailing by three with 11 seconds left, BU (12-11, 5-5 Patriot League) tied it at 73 with a 3-point play from Eric Fanning, then got a turnover with two seconds to go, setting up Papale's floater to win it. Fanning finished with 16 points and Papale had 10.

Nathan Dieudonne added 12 points...

January 31, 2016 - 2:29pm
1 week 6 days ago

NEW YORK (AP) — Josh Hart had 16 points and 11 rebounds and Kris Jenkins added 14 points and 11 rebounds to lead No. 6 Villanova to 68-53 victory over St. John's on Sunday, the Red Storm's 12th straight loss.

The Wildcats (18-3, 8-1) held onto first place in the Big East by bouncing back from a horrible first half to pull away in the final minutes. The Wildcats shot 50 percent (14 of 28) from the field in the second half and held at least a 10-point lead over the final...

January 31, 2016 - 12:40pm
1 week 6 days ago

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman has signed a contract through 2022.

He confirmed the deal Sunday in an interview Sunday on the NHL Network before the All-Star game. The deal was first reported by Sports Illustrated earlier in the day.

Bettman says it happened "many, many months ago."

Bettman has been the league's leader since 1993 when it had 24 teams. Now, it has 30 franchises and there may be one or two...

January 31, 2016 - 10:18am
1 week 6 days ago
All Times EST
TOP 25 BASKETBALL
Men

No. 2 North Carolina at No. 16 Louisville, 7 p.m.

No. 13 SMU at Houston, 8 p.m.

No. 17 Baylor vs. Texas, 9 p.m.

Women

No. 3 Notre Dame at Duke, 6 p.m.

No. 7 Ohio State at Illinois, 7 p.m....

January 31, 2016 - 10:01am
1 week 6 days ago
BC-HKN--NHL Expanded Conference Glance
National Hockey League
Expanded Conference Glance
By The Associated Press
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EASTERN CONFERENCE
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Washington47358474158...
January 31, 2016 - 10:01am
1 week 6 days ago
BC-HKN--NHL Expanded Glance
National Hockey League
Expanded Glance
By The Associated Press
All Times EST
EASTERN CONFERENCE
Atlantic Division
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Florida492915563...
January 31, 2016 - 9:48am
1 week 6 days ago

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Scott Sharp celebrated a second win at the Rolex 24 at Daytona 20 years after his first victory.

His Tequila Patron Extreme Speed Motorsports gave Honda its first win at Daytona with a convincing 26-second margin of victory over Wayne Taylor Racing. Only two cars finished on the lead lap, with the tightest battle far behind the leaders in the GT Le Mans class between the pair of Corvette Racing entries.

Corvette gave...

January 31, 2016 - 7:59am
1 week 6 days ago

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Cristiano Ronaldo scored a hat trick to help Real Madrid crush Espanyol 6-0 and stay in touch with Barcelona at the top of the Spanish league on Sunday.

Madrid bounced back from its 1-1 draw at Real Betis last weekend with another dominant display in coach Zinedine Zidane's third game in charge at the Santiago Bernabeu, where he won his first two matches 5-0 and 5-1 after replacing Rafa Benitez.

Goals by Karim Benzema and...

January 31, 2016 - 4:01am
1 week 6 days ago
All Times EST
EASTERN CONFERENCE
East Division
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Manchester4528121461136120
Adirondack412611225611691
Elmira442320...
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