WASHINGTON (AP) — Albany's Lyle Thompson, the career scoring leader in Division I lacrosse history, has won the Tewaaraton Award for a second time.
The trophy, given to the best player in the nation, was awarded Thursday night at the Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of the American Indian. Lyle shared the trophy last year with brother Miles as they became the first Native Americans to win the award and the first players to share it.
IRVING, Texas (AP) — The Big 12 is keeping its men's basketball tournament in Kansas City through at least 2020, and the conference plans play the baseball and for women's basketball tournaments in Oklahoma City for multiple years.
Kansas City has annually hosted men's basketball since 2010, and was already set for 2016 before the new multiyear agreement Thursday through 2020. The tournament was a sellout in each of the past two seasons, averaging more than 18,000 fans a...