- Magee scores career-best 34; Wofford beats VMI 92-60 Updated: Feb-08-16 8:57 pm
SPARTANBURG, South Carolina - Fletcher Magee hit career-high nine 3-pointers and scored a career-best 34 points to lead Wofford to an easy 92-60 win over VMI on Monday night.
- Samford ends 6-game skid with 95-86 win over The Citadel Updated: Feb-08-16 8:42 pm
CHARLESTON, South Carolina - Wyatt Walker had 22 points, 10 rebounds and five blocks and Samford ended a six-game losing streak by beating The Citadel 95-86 Monday night.
- AP source: J.D. Martinez, Tigers reach $18.5M, 2-year deal Updated: Feb-08-16 8:33 pm
DETROIT - A person with knowledge of the deal says J.D. Martinez has agreed to an $18.5 million, two-year contract with the Detroit Tigers, avoiding salary arbitration.
- Catcher Jason Castro, Astros argue salary arbitration case Updated: Feb-08-16 8:14 pm
PHOENIX - Catcher Jason Castro and the Houston Astros argued their salary arbitration case despite a difference of only $250,000.
- MLB player Delmon Young charged with attacking attendant Updated: Feb-08-16 8:01 pm
MIAMI - Free agent outfielder Delmon Young was arrested after he choked and threatened a parking attendant at a Miami hotel Sunday night, police said.
- Beyonce's Super Bowl show bringing both praise and criticism Updated: Feb-08-16 7:46 pm
A day after the Super Bowl, people are still parsing over each frame from Beyonce's halftime performance, trying to glean the messages, both subtle and overt, that made for a stunning display of unapologetic blackness and political activism during one of the most-watched events of the year.
- Warriors center Festus Ezeli undergoes left knee surgery Updated: Feb-08-16 7:44 pm
OAKLAND, California - Golden State Warriors center Festus Ezeli has undergone arthroscopic surgery on his left knee to remove debris and is scheduled to be re-evaluated in six weeks.
- Clippard, Diamondbacks agree to $12.25M, 2-year contract Updated: Feb-08-16 7:32 pm
PHOENIX - Reliever Tyler Clippard agreed Monday to a $12.25 million, two-year contract with the Arizona Diamondbacks.
- Knicks fire coach Derek Fisher; Rambis gets interim job Updated: Feb-08-16 6:18 pm
GREENBURGH, New York - Derek Fisher had just finished a long playing career when Phil Jackson picked him to coach the New York Knicks. Just 1 1/2 seasons later, Jackson decided he needed someone else.
- Rio Ave hold Sporting Lisbon 0-0 in Portuguese league Updated: Feb-08-16 6:16 pm
LISBON, Portugal - Sporting Lisbon missed the chance to return to return to the top of the Portuguese league on Monday after being held to a goalless draw by Rio Ave.
- Rangers captain Ryan McDonagh misses game with Devils Updated: Feb-08-16 6:04 pm
NEW YORK - Rangers captain Ryan McDonagh has been ruled out for New York's game with the New Jersey Devils with a possible concussion.
- Real Sociedad overwhelm Espanyol 5-0 in the Spanish league Updated: Feb-08-16 5:57 pm
MADRID - Real Sociedad stormed to its biggest win of the season when it overwhelmed Espanyol 5-0 in the Spanish league on Monday.
- Road woes aplenty as Big 12 teams navigate conference grind Updated: Feb-08-16 5:50 pm
MANHATTAN, Kansas - Oklahoma coach Lon Kruger warned his then-No. 1 team of the challenge it would face at Kansas State, even though the rebuilding Wildcats were near the bottom of the Big 12 standings.
- Canada soccer head Montagliani to run for CONCACAF president Updated: Feb-08-16 5:48 pm
TORONTO - Canadian Soccer Association president Victor Montagliani says he is running for president of soccer's governing body for North and Central America and the Caribbean, whose past three presidents have been charged with corruption by U.S. prosecutors.
- Love returns to Cavaliers' lineup after missing 1 game Updated: Feb-08-16 5:47 pm
CLEVELAND - Cleveland Cavaliers forward Kevin Love will return to the lineup after missing a game because of a bruised left thigh.
- Jets sign Byfuglien to $38 million, five-year extension Updated: Feb-08-16 5:43 pm
ST. LOUIS - Big Buff is off the NHL free-agent market.
- No. 2 Maryland relies on Big Ten's best defense to win Updated: Feb-08-16 5:40 pm
COLLEGE PARK, Maryland - Upon launching this season of lofty expectations, Maryland figured it had enough shooting stars to bury the opposition under a barrage of baskets.
- Mets sign outfielder Bernadina to minor league contract Updated: Feb-08-16 5:34 pm
NEW YORK - The New York Mets have signed outfielder Roger Bernadina to a minor league contract and invited him to spring training.
- No. 5 Xavier having best season with lot of room yet to grow Updated: Feb-08-16 5:32 pm
CINCINNATI - No Xavier team has won 20 games so quickly or been ranked so high. Yet the No. 5 Musketeers don't seem all that impressed by the inroads they've made in the school's basketball history.
- Auburn will be without leading scorer against Tennessee Updated: Feb-08-16 5:19 pm
AUBURN, Alabama - The Auburn Tigers have a 250-pound power forward playing point guard, three scholarship players available in the backcourt and a hard time scoring without hitting their 3-point shots.
- Brodeur jersey festivities includes NJ photography program Updated: Feb-08-16 5:06 pm
JERSEY CITY, New Jersey - Martin Brodeur vividly recalls being an impromptu go-fer for his late father, Denis, a renowned sports photographer in Canada.
- Tipoff time set for Illinois' home finale against Minnesota Updated: Feb-08-16 5:01 pm
CHAMPAIGN, Illinois - Illinois' says a time has been set for its final home game of the season.
- With road stretch looming, Florida needs to win at home Updated: Feb-08-16 4:11 pm
GAINESVILLE, Florida - Florida's postseason fate probably will be decided on the road.
- Blues place defenseman Alex Pietrangelo on IR Updated: Feb-08-16 3:58 pm
ST. LOUIS - St. Louis Blues defenseman Alex Pietrangelo has been placed on injured reserve with a right knee injury that the team says will be re-evaluated in three weeks.
- Bility: 26 African nations won't support Salman in FIFA vote Updated: Feb-08-16 3:45 pm
MONROVIA, Liberia - At least 26 African countries will defy their continental confederation and not vote for Sheikh Salman of Bahrain in the FIFA presidential election, the outspoken head of the Liberia soccer federation said Monday.