MAUI, Hawaii — Michael Thomas scored 12 points and hit back-to-back baskets — the second one a dunk — late in the game that pushed Hawaii into a slender final lead to beat Pittsburgh 74-70 Friday night.
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FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — There was no name over his locker stall and he had yet to officially secure the number he’ll wear this Sunday.
PHOENIX — Hawaii punter Scott Harding takes the snap, runs toward the sideline and surveys the oncoming rush before unleashing an end-over-end kick.
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EUGENE, Ore. — Many people believe that Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota is bound for the NFL after this season is over. That means Saturday’s game against Colorado could be the junior’s last at Autzen Stadium.
MACAU — No one questions Chris Algieri’s toughness, not after he got up from two first round knockdowns and fought half-blinded the rest of the way to somehow pull out a decision win in his June title fight with the feared Ruslan Provodnikov.
COLUMBUS, Ohio — Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman Jack Johnson has filed for bankruptcy while earning millions under a $30.5 million contract in his ninth NHL season.
OAKLAND, Calif. — Rookie Derek Carr gave the Oakland Raiders something to celebrate for a change.
RENTON, Wash. — For all the noise he creates on the field, Marshawn Lynch’s silence with the media has now cost him six figures in fines.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — The NBA has suspended Charlotte Hornets forward Jeffery Taylor for 24 games without pay after he pleaded guilty last month to misdemeanor domestic violence assault and malicious destruction of hotel property.
The key to a college football rivalry is not pageantry, or the vitriol, or the goofy bucket, bell, ax or milk can at stake.
Josh Gordon, Josh Gordon, Josh Gordon.
CLEVELAND — Tim Duncan and Boris Diaw scored 19 points apiece and the San Antonio Spurs beat Cleveland for the 10th straight time — and got the best of LeBron James again — with a 92-90 win over the Cavaliers on Wednesday night.
GENEVA — FIFA filed a criminal complaint against unnamed individuals on Tuesday over the 2018 and 2022 World Cup bidding contests won by Russia and Qatar.
Tiger Woods criticized Hall of Fame golf writer Dan Jenkins on Tuesday for a parody in which Jenkins fakes an interview with him and covers topics from his reputation as a bad tipper to his failed marriage to his six-year drought in the majors.