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Texas A&M Wins NCAA Championship, Beats Notre Dame 76-70

Texas A&M Wins NCAA Championship, Beats Notre Dame 76-70

INDIANAPOLIS — Scoring, rebounding, even making a key steal, Danielle Adams saved her best game for the biggest stage and brought Texas A&M its first national championship.Adams scored 22 of her 30 points in a dominating second half and ans…

Jimmer Fredette Named AP Player Of The Year

Jimmer Fredette Named AP Player Of The Year

HOUSTON — Jimmer Fredette is The Associated Press’ player of the year after leading the nation in scoring and BYU to one of its best seasons.The senior guard averaged 28.5 points. The Cougars won the regular-season title in the Mountai…

Chandler Parsons Hit In Groin: Florida Forward Hit By Teammate With Towel (VIDEO)

Chandler Parsons Hit In Groin: Florida Forward Hit By Teammate With Towel (VIDEO)

In the middle of Florida’s double overtime victory over Georgia on Tuesday night, Gators forward Chandler Parsons knocked down a 3-pointer right in front of his team’s bench. His teammates jumped out of their seats and celebrated, but Parson…

Michigan State, North Carolina Close To Aircraft Carrier Game

Michigan State, North Carolina Close To Aircraft Carrier Game

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — North Carolina and Michigan State are closing in on a deal to play a basketball game on an aircraft carrier next season.Tar Heels coach Roy Williams said on his radio show Monday night that the teams hope to play on…

Eric Valentin Half-Court Shot VIDEO: Green Bay Guard Breaks Guiness World Record

Eric Valentin Half-Court Shot VIDEO: Green Bay Guard Breaks Guiness World Record

Green Bay guard Eric Valentin says he has a knack for nailing half-court shots. The Orlando, Fla. native decided that he wanted to break the Guiness world record for most half-court shots in a minute. Valentin had to beat Washington State st…

San Diego State Wins 20th Straight, Beats Air Force 68-55

San Diego State Wins 20th Straight, Beats Air Force 68-55

SAN DIEGO — D.J. Gay scored 20 points and Billy White had 10 of his 12 during a decisive 13-3 run, and No. 6 San Diego State beat Air Force 68-55 on Wednesday night to extend the country’s longest active winning streak to a school-reco…

Ohio State Wins Sugar Bowl, Beats Arkansas 31-26

Ohio State Wins Sugar Bowl, Beats Arkansas 31-26

NEW ORLEANS — Ohio State might want to send a thank-you note to the NCAA for helping to end its bowl misery against the SEC.Terrelle Pryor threw two touchdown passes, helping the No. 6 Buckeyes build a big lead, and Solomon Thomas made…

Stanford Ends UConn’s Win Streak At 90

Stanford Ends UConn’s Win Streak At 90

STANFORD, Calif. — Stanford really does have UConn’s number.Top-ranked Connecticut’s record 90-game winning streak in women’s basketball ended Thursday night when No. 9 Stanford outplayed the Huskies from the start in a 71-59 victory a…