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Tubelis' tip lifts Arizona to 84-82 win over Arizona State

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Azoulas Tubelis scored on a tip-in at the buzzer after blocking Remy Martin's shot at the other end, capping Arizona's 84-82 comeback victory over rival Arizona State Thursday nigh...

New Mexico college teams finally returning home

PHOENIX (AP) — New Mexico State relocated to Arizona in an attempt to play a basketball season. Restrictions in the Aggies' home state made it impossible for them to even practice there, so they packe...

Rivalry between Oregon and Oregon State tops Pac-12 week

Things to watch this week in Pac-12 Conference basketball: GAME OF THE WEEK: Oregon State at No 21 Oregon, Saturday. One of the nation's longest home winning streaks will be on the ...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Wednesday, Jan. 20, the 20th day of 2021. There are 345 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Jan. ...

Athletic trainers adapt to chaos of sports in a pandemic

Collegiate athletic trainers are used to being the calm amid chaos. Screaming fans, blaring music from loudspeakers, coaches and players caught up in the heat of competition — all of...

Unity has long been a theme, and anxiety, for new presidents

NEW YORK (AP) — When Joe Biden addresses the country for the first time as president, his inaugural speech is likely to echo calls for unity that predecessors have invoked since the first time George ...

Stanford at Colorado highlights week in the Pac-12

Things to watch this week in Pac-12 Conference basketball: GAME OF THE WEEK: Stanford at Colorado, Saturday. The Cardinal (8-3) are still near the top of the Pac-12, just a half-gam...

No. 7 Michigan faces stiff test against 2 ranked opponents

Michigan has rolled through the first part of its schedule, beating two ranked opponents while opening the season with 10 straight wins. The Wolverines face a stiff challenge this we...

NHL to host 2 outdoor games in Lake Tahoe this season

The NHL played outdoors in the shadow of the Green Monster at Fenway Park, on consecutive days at Dodger Stadium and Yankee Stadium, and at Chicago's Soldier Field. This year's outdo...

Gonzaga, Baylor remain atop AP Top 25; UConn in at No. 25

Gonzaga and Baylor remain atop The Associated Press men's basketball poll for the seventh consecutive week in the regular season. The Zags received 63 of 64 first-place votes from a ...

UCLA at Arizona highlights week in Pac-12 hoops

Things to watch this week in Pac-12 Conference basketball: GAME OF THE WEEK: UCLA at Arizona, Saturday. The Bruins were the preseason favorite to win the conference and, after some ...

Coyotes add grit after first postseason trip in 8 years

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — The Arizona Coyotes had a breakthrough in a pandemic-altered season, earning their first postseason appearance and series win in eight years. They hope to buil...

No. 12 Iowa State to face No. 25 Oregon in Fiesta Bowl

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — No. 12 Iowa State finished first in the Big 12 regular season for the first time and set a school record with eight conference wins. The breakthrough earned th...

One Good Thing: Special Olympian spreads message of love

Gary Schottle arrived in time to see the other kids in line hitting and jumping on his young son. Nicknamed “Tank,” Derek towered over the pestering kids, yet lacked the confidence t...

Purdy and Shough return to their roots at the Fiesta Bowl

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Iowa State's Brock Purdy and Oregon's Tyler Shough were baseball teammates when they were younger. They work out together in the offseason and have the same quarterbacks coach. ...