December 6, 2017

Alston sets free-throw record, Temple downs Wisconsin 59-55

Shizz Alston Jr. scored 22 points and hit four decisive free throws late to set a school record and lead Temple to a 59-55 victory over Wisconsin on Wednesday night.
December 6, 2017

No. 11 Tennessee women set mark in 131-69 win over Troy

Jaime Nared scored 20 of her 27 points in the first half, Tennessee set a record for points in a quarter and the No. 11 Lady Vols rolled to a 131-69 win over Troy on Wednesday night for the third highest point total of their storied history.
December 6, 2017

Small's 23 leads No. 15 Maryland women past Mt St Mary's

Reserve Ieshia Small scored 21 points, three starters added 16 and No. 15 Maryland rolled to a 97-57 win over Mount St. Mary's on Wednesday night for its sixth straight win.
December 6, 2017

No. 22 Villanova women top Fairfield after 18-4 3rd quarter

Adrianna Hahn made five 3-pointers and scored 21 points, Bridget Herlihy added four 3s and a career-high 19 points, and No. 22 Villanova beat Fairfield 73-44 on Wednesday night.
December 6, 2017

Kelsey Mitchell becomes Ohio State's leading scorer

Kelsey Mitchell became Ohio State's all-time leading scorer in the first quarter and the 12th-ranked Buckeyes beat Florida 103-77 on Wednesday night.
December 6, 2017

Former SMU and NFL coach Ron Meyer dies at 76

Ron Meyer, the football coach behind SMU's powerhouse "Pony Express" teams who later called for a snowplow to clear a spot so the New England Patriots could kick the winning field goal against Miami in one of the NFL's most memorable moments, has died. He was 76.
December 6, 2017

Arkansas hires SMU's Chad Morris as new football coach

Arkansas had its best back-to-back seasons in the Southeastern Conference when Bobby Petrino was leading a high-powered offensive attack during the 2010-11 seasons.
December 6, 2017

No. 21 Texas A&M women use big 3rd quarter to beat TCU 71-58

Freshman Chennedy Carter had 23 points, six rebounds and five assists, Khaalia Hillsman added 22 points, and No. 21 Texas A&M beat TCU 71-58 on Wednesday.
December 6, 2017

Lindstrom scores 29, No. 23 Green Bay women top Dayton 75-64

Jessica Lindstrom had a career-high 29 points and 17 rebounds to help No. 23 Green Bay beat Dayton 75-64 on Wednesday.
December 6, 2017

AP Player of the Year finalists: Mayfield, Love, Jackson

Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield, Stanford running back Bryce Love and Louisville quarterback Lamar Jackson are the finalists for The Associated Press college football Player of…
December 6, 2017

Barkley, Jewell highlight AP All-Big Ten team

Penn State's Saquon Barkley is the offensive player of the year for the second straight season and Iowa linebacker Josey Jewell is defensive player of…
December 6, 2017

Love escapes McCaffrey's shadow to become Heisman finalist

Bryce Love ran out of Christian McCaffrey's shadow the same way he sprinted away from opposing defenses — with breathtaking speed that has carried him to New York as a Heisman Trophy finalist.
December 6, 2017

Niumatalolo brings Navy to forefront of service academies

Ken Niumatalolo has made Navy the football king of service academies.
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December 6, 2017

Tevlin: Minnesota bus crash survivor was broken but never defeated

Sawyer Stevens' $100,000 scholarship won during the Big Ten title game doesn't compare to the story of his rise from the bus crash near Cottonwood, Minn., in 2008.
December 6, 2017

Big Jump: Transfers from Division II find homes in Big East

Manny Suarez always believed he was capable of playing Division I basketball, and he did for one season before unforeseen circumstances led him to the Division II ranks for a couple of years.
December 6, 2017

Ball State shocks No. 9 Notre Dame

Ball State had never come close against Notre Dame, let alone beat the Fighting Irish.
December 6, 2017

Taggart leaving Oregon to be next Florida State football coach

Willie Taggart is returning to the Sunshine State, this time as head football coach at Florida State.
December 6, 2017

Arizona hangs on to beat No. 7 Texas A&M 67-64

Arizona faced one challenge on the road over the weekend and had an even bigger one on a neutral court.
December 5, 2017

No. 20 TCU extends win streak to 13 with 94-83 win over SMU

Kenrich Williams was on a breakaway toward the TCU basket when he was suddenly caught from behind and essentially tackled.
December 5, 2017

Evans scores 32, Texas Tech tops No. 22 Nevada 82-76 in OT

Texas Tech bounced back from a loss that knocked the Red Raiders out of the Top 25 by beating Nevada in the Wolf Pack's first game in the poll in 10 years.
FBS Championship
Final, 1/9
1 2 3 4 F
Clemson 14-1 0 7 7 21 35
Alabama 14-1 7 7 10 7 31