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SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) — Dylan Thompson threw for 294 yards and two touchdowns and ran for another score in South Carolina's 24-21 victory over Miami on Saturday in the Duck Commander Independence Bowl. Pharoh Cooper was Thompson's favorite target, catching nine passes for 170...
EL PASO, Texas (AP) — Kalen Ballage returned a kickoff 95 yards to set up the winning score in No. 15 Arizona State's 36-31 victory over Duke on Saturday in the Sun Bowl. Ballage's big return came after Duke (9-4) took a 31-30 lead on receiver Jamison Crowder's 12-yard touchdown...
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — There were moments when top-ranked Kentucky could have blinked against No. 4 Louisville with its veterans battling second-half foul trouble and shooting woes. The Wildcats didn't because freshman guard Tyler Ulis stepped up with a career-best 14-point...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Kyle Lowry scored 25 points and the Toronto Raptors' reserves came up big in the fourth quarter of a 110-98 victory over the Clippers on Saturday, ending Los Angeles' eight-game home winning streak. Jonas Valanciunas had 22 points and 11 rebounds for the...
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Eager to extend a streak that began more than two decades earlier, Virginia Tech put on a performance that took some of the sting out of an otherwise disappointing season. The Hokies' 33-17 victory over Cincinnati in the Military Bowl on Saturday extended...
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Tyler Ulis shook off a bloody cut by his right eye to score 12 key second-half points and lead top-ranked Kentucky to a hard-fought 58-50 victory over No. 4 Louisville on Saturday. An inadvertent elbow by Louisville's Chris Jones in the first half left...
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — J.C. Coleman ran for 157 yards and a touchdown, and Virginia Tech harassed and ultimately injured Cincinnati quarterback Gunner Kiel while rolling to a 33-17 victory Saturday in the Military Bowl. The Hokies (7-6) knocked Kiel out of the game in the third...
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Moriah Jefferson had a career-high 24 points and No. 2 UConn routed SMU 96-45 on Saturday in the American Athletic Conference opener for both teams. The junior point guard hit eight of her 12 shots, including 4 of 5 from 3-point range. Kaleena Mosqueda-...
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings have been in transition all year. Rookie quarterback Teddy Bridgewater is learning on the job. Coach Mike Zimmer is shaping his new team's mindset. Dave Mansell is making sure a 970-foot steel roof truss will be in place on time and...