Gonzaga, UConn remain No. 1

February 21, 2017 NEW YORK (AP) — For the third straight week, Gonzaga, Villanova and Kansas are the top three teams in The Associated Press college basketball …

Trade season gets rolling

February 21, 2017 NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Jahlil Okafor viewed New Orleans during All-Star weekend with a different lens than usual, since he thought there was a …

Optimism hits high gear in Daytona

February 21, 2017 DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Optimism abounds after the opening weekend at Daytona International Speedway, especially for NASCAR’s top teams. Teamwork at Joe Gibbs Racing …

Sports Briefs

February 21, 2017 College MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia coach Bob Huggins dropped to his knees on the court during an apparent health scare …

Concord doubles up on district titles

February 20, 2017 GREERS FERRY — It took them three tries to do it but they picked the right time to finally get it right. After dropping two …

BHS, Beebe split regular-season finales

February 20, 2017 Before a full house in Pioneer Gym Friday night, Batesville and Beebe’s high school basketball teams provided two thrillers to close out regular-season play.

Scot cagers take 2; men clinch tourney

February 20, 2017 ST. LOUIS — The Lyon College men’s basketball team struggled against winless St. Louis College of Pharmacy for 20 minutes Friday night, but the Scots …

Three Lyon wrestlers bound for nationals

February 20, 2017 GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Three Lyon College wrestlers posted identical second-place finishes in their respective weight classes Saturday afternoon at the Midwest Regional Qualifiers Tournament …