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NORMAL, Ill. (AP) — Paris Lee had a career-high 19 points to help Illinois State beat Number 21 Wichita State 58-53 Saturday night. Deontae Hawkins scored 14 points for Illinois State, which erased a 16-point deficit at home in the second half. The Shockers had won 12 in a row...
SEATTLE (AP) — William Powell scored 17 points, grabbed 12 rebounds and made six assists as Seattle beat the University of Missouri-Kansas City 65-55 on Saturday night to win its fifth straight. Emmanuel Chibuogwu scored 12 points for the Redhawks (12-11, 6-3 Western Athletic...
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Jori Lehtera had a goal and an assist, and Brian Elliott made 38 saves as the St. Louis Blues beat the Minnesota Wild 4-1 on Saturday night. Vladimir Tarasenko, Paul Stastny and Troy Brouwer also scored for the Blues, who got their first regulation win in four...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Brett Favre, Ken Stabler, Marvin Harrison, Kevin Greene, Orlando Pace and Tony Dungy have been elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame. The class of 2016 also includes contributor Ed DeBartolo Jr. and senior selection Dick Stanfel. The announcement was made...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Kansas City's Marcus Peters is the first cornerback in 17 years to win The Associated Press NFL Defensive Rookie of the Year award. Peters, a first-round selection (18th overall) out of Washington, was a key to the Chiefs' 11-game winning streak this season...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Kansas City safety Eric Berry, who missed 10 games the previous season battling lymphoma, then returned to the Chiefs to become an All-Pro, has won The Associated Press NFL Comeback Player of the Year award. Berry's inspirational story and superb performance...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — St. Louis Rams running back Todd Gurley, who came off knee surgery in college to rush for 1,106 yards, has won The Associated Press Offensive Rookie of the Year award. Gurley missed the first two games of 2015, then went on a tear that included four straight...
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri lawmaker says he's pleased that a colleague dropped a restraining order against him, but says the man was trying to hurt his reputation. Rep. Courtney Allen Curtis confirmed Friday he dropped the restraining order against Rep. Michael Butler...
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Riley Norris made three 3-pointers and scored 18 points to help Alabama beat Missouri 80-71 on Saturday. Arthur Edwards and Justin Coleman made back-to-back 3-pointers to give Alabama its largest lead of the game at 67-43 with 9:28 remaining. Retin...
DENVER (AP) — By 2030, Colorado's population will grow from 5 million to 7 million people, thanks in part to a...
DENVER (AP) — By 2030, Colorado's population will grow from 5 million to 7 million people, thanks in part to its...
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Buddy Cianci (see-AN'-see), the wisecracking politician who led the city of Providence...
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SEATTLE (AP) — Marshawn Lynch was at the center of attention in the fourth quarter of the Super Bowl on Sunday...
SEATTLE (AP) — Marshawn Lynch was at the center of attention in the fourth quarter of the Super Bowl on Sunday...