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Lionel Messi was raised aloft by his Barcelona teammates after becoming the Spanish league’s all-time leading scorer in style on Saturday.
NEW YORK — Carmelo Anthony scored 25 points, Amare Stoudemire added 16 points and 11 rebounds, and the New York Knicks dropped the Philadelphia 76ers to 0-13 with a 91-83 victory on Saturday night.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Jameis Winston drove top-ranked Florida State 66 yards to put Roberto Aguayo in position for a 26-yard field goal with 3 seconds remaining, and the Seminoles remained perfect with a 20-17 victory over Boston College on Saturday.
NORMAN, Okla. — As Samaje Perine churned up the yards, the rain-soaked crowd at half-filled Memorial Stadium chanted his name.
HOUSTON — In response to NBA commissioner Adam Silver’s recent statements that legalized sports wagering is inevitable in more states than Nevada and that the league will actively participate in same received a huge endorsement Saturday night from Mark Cuban.
J.J. Watt tears it up on defense.
LAHAINA, Maui — Chaminade’s campus sits atop a knoll on the outskirts of Honolulu, its walkways and common areas splashed with kaleidoscopes of tropical flowers.
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — The 131st edition of The Game will be remembered by The Finish.
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.
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.