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Mahoney scores 20, leads No. 11 Creighton past No. 23 UConn

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Denzel Mahoney scored 20 points and 11th-ranked Creighton broke open a close game in the last 10 minutes to beat No. 23 Connecticut 74-66 Saturday. The Bluejays (1...

No. 10 Badgers host No. 15 Ohio St in key Big Ten matchup

GAME OF THE WEEKEND: No. 15 Ohio State at No. 10 Wisconsin, Saturday. Wisconsin (12-3, 6-2) is out to its best eight-game Big Ten start since 2017 and has won 18 of its last 19 at home. D’Mitrik Trice...

Watson scores 29 to lead Friars past No. 11 Creighton 74-70

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Nate Watson scored a career-high 29 points and Providence turned back Creighton each time it pulled close to beat the 11th-ranked Bluejays 74-70 on Wednesday night. ...

Women's spring volleyball season starting with Badgers No. 1

Wisconsin will open the reconfigured women's volleyball season ranked first in the nation, a status that elicited little more than a shrug from coach Kelly Sheffield even though it's the first time th...

Comfort over style for coaches is college basketball trend

Let's just say Gabriele D’Annunzio isn't on board with the new fashion trend for college basketball coaches. Coaches across the country have eschewed the traditional game day attire ...

Emmert: NCAA still expecting to get pay issue done in '21

NCAA President Mark Emmert expressed frustration Tuesday with the delay in moving ahead with proposals surrounding athletes' ability to make money and to freely transfer to another school and said he ...

NCAA D1 Council holds off on athlete compensation, transfers

The NCAA delayed votes on legislation that would permit college athletes to cash in on their popularity for the first time and to transfer to another school without having to sit out one year. ...

No. 7 Creighton routs St. John's 97-79 without Zegarowski

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Denzel Mahoney scored a season-high 24 points to lead six players in double figures with star Marcus Zegarowski out of the lineup, and seventh-ranked Creighton pulled away early in ...

Changing on the fly: College hockey teams do it on, off ice

Albie O'Connell got the call shortly before his Boston University men's hockey team was supposed to get on the bus and hit the road for its season opener at UConn. Someone on the tea...

No. 7 Creighton routs Seton Hall 89-53, Jefferson scores 19

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Damien Jefferson scored 16 of his season-high 19 points in the first half and No. 7 Creighton got off to a fast start on its way to an 89-53 victory over Seton Hall on Wednesday nig...

Henry scores 27 points, No. 17 Michigan State beats Nebraska

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Aaron Henry scored a career-high 27 points and No. 17 Michigan State ended a three-game losing streak with a 84-77 victory over Nebraska on Saturday night. The S...

20-game Big Ten skid has Huskers' Hoiberg seeking answers

New team, same results. So far that sizes up Fred Hoiberg’s second year at Nebraska, where he is trying to turn around a program with a long history of losing. The...

Breakthroughs come on, off field in 2020 for women's sports

It was a milestone year for women in sports, starting with Katie Sowers becoming the first woman to coach in the Super Bowl and ending with Becky Hammon serving as an NBA head coach. ...

Marquette uses strong 2nd half to beat No. 9 Creighton 89-84

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — D.J. Carton scored a career-high 20 points, and Greg Elliott and Dawson Garcia combined for 23 of their 28 in the second half to lead Marquette past No. 9 Creighton 89-84 on Monday ...

No. 8 Creighton uses 2nd-half surge, puts away Huskers 98-74

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Marcus Zegarowski scored 22 points, Denzel Mahoney had 20 and No. 8 Creighton used a big run in the second half to pull away and beat Nebraska 98-74 Friday night. ...