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LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Top-ranked Kentucky matched the best start in the program's storied history, improving to 25-0 on Saturday when Willie Cauley-Stein scored 14 points and Aaron Harrison added 11 in a 77-43 rout of South Carolina. The 1953-54 Wildcats finished the regular...
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Top-ranked Kentucky matched the best start in the program's storied history, improving to 25-0 on Saturday when Willie Cauley-Stein scored 14 points and Aaron Harrison added 11 in a 77-43 rout of South Carolina. The 1953-54 Wildcats finished the regular...
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Anthony Gill scored 19 points and Malcolm Brogdon stole the ball from Cody Miller-McIntyre to prevent a potential game-winning shot in the final seconds Saturday, preserving No. 2 Virginia's 61-60 victory against Wake Forest. Brogdon and London...
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Denzel Valentine's game-winning 3-pointer felt almost scripted, it being Feb. 14 and all. That's not why Michigan State gave him the ball, of course. Valentine was his team's top perimeter threat all day, and with time running out in yet another tight...
LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Bill Self never has to worry about Perry Ellis speaking out of turn. Even now, midway through his junior season, the Kansas forward rarely strings together more than a few words at a time. He talks in short, clipped sentences. He deflects attention, even...
PITTSBURGH (AP) — A handful of Pittsburgh students handed North Carolina coach Roy Williams a condolence card covered in signatures and a lengthy banner highlighting one of program icon Dean Smith's most famous quotes on Saturday, a way of expressing sympathy and respect...
LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Kelly Oubre scored 18 points, including a clinching 3-pointer in the final minutes, and eighth-ranked Kansas overcame a slow start to beat No. 16 Baylor 74-64 on Saturday. Junior forward Perry Ellis also had 18 points to join the 1,000-point for his career...
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan State's Denzel Valentine celebrated Feb. 14 in style, sinking a 3-pointer with 3.2 seconds remaining to give Michigan State a 59-56 victory over No. 23 Ohio State on Saturday. The Buckeyes (19-7, 8-5 Big Ten) rallied from a nine-point halftime...
NEW YORK (AP) — Some 330 dogs are running — and whirling and weaving — through the agility course at the Westminster Kennel Club dog show. The all-day contest is under way, with a championship round scheduled Saturday night. Agility is a recent and fast-expanding addition to the...