Scots lose halftime lead, third consecutive game

January 8, 2001 For the fourth time this season, the Lyon College Scots were unable to hold a lead in the second half, and the Columbia College Cougars rallied for a 70-60 win at Becknell Gym on Saturday.

Nutt becoming disciplinarian

January 8, 2001 FAYETTEVILLE (AP) - Arkansas football players will know what to expect in the future when the 2001 team has its first meeting with Coach Houston Nutt on Jan. 16.

Celtics’ Pitino steps down

January 8, 2001 BOSTON (AP) - Rick Pitino resigned as coach and president of the Boston Celtics on Monday, unable to restore the National Basketball Association's most successful franchise to its former glory.

ASU routs MTSU

January 5, 2001 JONESBORO (AP) - Rae-Ann Smith scored 19 points and was among five Arkansas State players to score more than 11 in an 85-63 victory Thursday night over Middle Tennessee State.