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LaVar Ball happy Steve Alford is staying at UCLA…

LaVar Ball, father of UCLA freshman and NBA prospect Lonzo Ball, is happy to see Steve Alford staying at UCLA to coach his younger sons, according to ESPN's Jeff Goodman.

Bobrovsky, Blue Jackets blank Flyers, 1-0

Jones back with Orioles after winning World…

Adam Jones provided perhaps the best highlight of the World Baseball Classic, when he took a home run away from Manny Machado with a spectacular catch in center field

The Latest: Gonzaga trounces Xavier to reach…

Gonzaga earns elusive Final Four berth by rolling to 83-59 victory over Xavier

No. 4 Florida beats No. 8 Wisconsin in OT on…

The NCAA tournament finally delivered the ending it was missing in Florida’s overtime win over Wisconsin.

Dustin Johnson, Jon Rahm advance to semifinals of…

Dustin Johnson and Jon Rahm advanced to the semifinals of the Dell Technologies Match Play and kept on track a potential showdown between the No. 1 player and Spain's rising star

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Clippers clinch playoff berth with 108-95 victory…

Jamal Crawford scored 28 points, and the Los Angeles Clippers beat the Utah Jazz 108-95 to clinch a playoff berth for the sixth straight year

Indiana hires Dayton's Archie Miller as next head…

Dayton head coach Archie Miller is nearing a deal to become the next Indiana basketball head coach, the university announced.

Federer wins opening match at Key Biscayne…

Roger Federer beat 19-year-old American qualifier Frances Tiafoe 7-6 (2), 6-3 in his opening match at the Miami Open

Improvement of freshman Fox leads Kentucky to…

Kentucky coach John Calipari can point to a distinct difference from the first of the season that has contributed to freshman guard De'Aaron Fox's maturation into the Wildcats offensive leader in the postseason

Goggled LeBron playing against Wizards despite…

Sporting goggles for the first time, LeBron James is playing in Saturday's game against Washington despite an eye injury

De'Aaron Fox scores 39 to lead the Wildcats over…

De'Aaron Fox poured in 39 points, a NCAA tournament record for a freshman, as Kentucky defeated UCLA.

UConn advances to regional final with 86-71 win…

Napheesa Collier had 27 points and 14 rebounds to help UConn beat UCLA 86-71, putting the Huskies in the Bridgeport Regional final

Familiar foes South Carolina, Florida meet in…

There's no need for introductions in the East Regional final

Devin Booker becomes 6th player to score 70

Devin Booker dropped 70 points against the Boston Celtics on Friday night, setting the Phoenix franchise record.

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Indiana hires Archie Miller as new coach

Indiana has hired Archie Miller as its new coach

NBA bans Joakim Noah 20 games for drug violation

NBA bans Knicks' Joakim Noah 20 games for drug violation, citing substance found in supplements

Booker scores 70 in Boston, but Celtics outlast…

Devin Booker scores 70 points but Suns fall to Celtics 130-120; 6th different NBA player to hit 70

Tar Heels too much for Butler, head to Elite Eight

North Carolina, behind Joel Berry II and Justin Jackson, easily handled Butler to advance to the 26th Elite Eight in school history.

TIPPING OFF: Kansas, Gonzaga, Oregon, Xavier eye…

Kansas, Gonzaga, Oregon and Xavier will get the chance to earn the first tickets to the Final Four on Saturday

Elite! Chiozza hits 3 at OT buzzer, Gators beat…

Chris Chiozza went end to end and made a 3-pointer at the buzzer to give Florida an 84-83 victory against Wisconsin in the first overtime game of this NCAA Tournament

South Carolina reaches first ever Elite Eight

South Carolina used a stifling defense to defeat the Baylor Bears and reach the Elite Eight for the first time in school history.

Anything can happen, but favorites sure are…

Remember when any ol' team could come from nowhere and make the Final Four

South Carolina beats Baylor 70-50 to advance to…

Sindarius Thornwell scored 24 points and seventh-seeded South Carolina cruised past third-seeded Baylor 70-50 on Friday night in the East Regional semifinals, the Bears' worst NCAA Tournament loss

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Berry scores 26 points and Carolina defeats…

Joel Berry II scored 26 points and Justin Jackson added 24 as top-seeded North Carolina moved to the Elite Eight with a 92-80 victory over Butler in the NCAA South Region on Friday night

Michael Porter Jr. commits to Missouri

Michael Porter Jr., one of the top ranked high school basketball players in the nation, has decided to attend Missouri next season to play for Cuonzo Martin.

Former Penn State president found guilty of child…

A jury in Pennsylvania found Graham Spanier, former president of Penn State University, guilty on one count of child endangerment for his role in the Jerry Sandusky sexual abuse scandal.