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Adesanya fights Blachowicz for 2nd title belt at UFC 259

Israel Adesanya stepped onto the UFC 259 scale in a mask and sweatpants. After weighing in at several pounds below the limit for his light heavyweight title fight, he gestured to his cornerman, who ha...

Gragson under fire but defiant in return home to Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS (AP) — NASCAR has a new villain and he doesn't really care what anyone thinks about him. Noah Gragson is the starring figure in the latest uproar that is typical NASCAR. H...

Teacher vaccinations go untracked amid school reopening push

The national rush to vaccinate teachers in hopes of soon reopening pandemic-shuttered schools is running into one basic problem: Almost no one knows how many are getting the shots, or refusing to get ...

Justice, Williams lead Santa Clara past Portland 95-86

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Keshawn Justice scored 2x points, Jalen Williams added 21 and No. 7 seeded Santa Clara held off tenth-seeded Portland 95-86 to conclude the opening round of the West Coast Conference ...

San Francisco ousts San Diego 67-51 in WCC tourney, 67-51

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Jamaree Bouyea registered 18 points, six rebounds and six assists as San Francisco defeated San Diego 67-51 in the first round of the West Coast Conference tournament on Thursday nigh...

No. 11 Arizona women beat Washington State 60-44

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Trinity Baptiste had 13 of her 17 points in the first half, and No. 11 Arizona beat Washington State 60-44 in the quarterfinals of the Pac-12 tournament on Thursday night. ...

No. 1 Gonzaga 2 wins away from joining rare NCAA company

In the aftermath of completing the first unbeaten regular season in school history last week, Mark Few likened what top-ranked Gonzaga has accomplished so far to running a long-distance race. ...

No. 4 Stanford women throttle USC 92-53 in Pac 12 quarters

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Ashten Prechtel had 15 points and 11 rebounds to lead No. 4 Stanford to a 92-53 victory over Southern California in a Pac-12 quarterfinal on Thursday. Haley Jones an...

California Baptist unbeaten, but can't go dancing

LOS ANGELES (AP) — California Baptist has the longest current winning streak in Division I women's basketball and is only the fifth school since 2016 to go unbeaten through its first 20 games. But you...

Camping World helps cash-strapped teams make it to Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Your eyes won’t be playing tricks on you Friday night when a fleet of trucks at Las Vegas Motor Speedway all look exactly the same. The distinct blue and yellow Camp...

Washington women beat Colorado 68-54 in Pac-12 tourney

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Freshman Tameiya Sadler had 18 points and a season-high eight assists, Ashley Van Dyke also scored 18 points, and the No. 11 seed Washington women beat Colorado 68-54 on Wednesday nig...

Fleury earns 11th win of the season, Vegas tops Wild 5-1

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Jonathan Marchessault goal in the second period was the winner, Marc-Andre Fleury made 36 saves and the Vegas Golden Knights beat the Minnesota Wild 5-1 on Wednesday night. ...

No. 19 San Diego State beats UNLV 71-62 for 2nd MWC title

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Matt Mitchell scored 19 points and Jordan Schakel added 16 for No. 19 San Diego State, which beat UNLV 71-62 Wednesday night to clinch the Mountain West Conference regular-season titl...

Washington State women hold off Utah's late rally, win 57-48

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Freshman Charlisse Leger-Walker scored 15 points, Bella Murekatete added 13 points and 12 rebounds, and seventh-seeded Washington State beat No. 10 seed Utah 57-48 on Wednesday night ...

Hunt, Lucas help Oregon State beat Utah 75-70

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Gianni Hunt had a career-high tying 17 points, Jarod Lucas scored 13 of his 16 in the second half, and Oregon State beat Utah 75-70 on Wednesday night. Hunt wa...