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SATURDAY, MARCH 19, 2016



Indiana tops Kentucky for Sweet 16 berth

Freshman Thomas Bryant scored 15 of his 19 points in the final eight minutes, Yogi Ferrell had 18 and fifth-seeded Indiana beat Kentucky 73-67 to earn a spot in the regional semifinals in Philadelphia.

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Spurs beat Golden State

LaMarcus Aldridge had 26 points and 13 rebounds, and the San Antonio Spurs beat the Golden State Warriors 87-79 on Saturday night to remain perfect at San Antonio’s AT&T Center this season and extend their home dominance over the defending champions to 33 straight regular-season games.

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Sounders scrape bottom of MLS standings

SEATTLE – The Seattle Sounders are alone at the bottom of Major League Soccer. The Sounders lost Saturday night for the third time in three outings, this time a 2-1 defeat to the rival Vancouver Whitecaps. The result – which ...

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Missouri guard Sophie Cunningham, left, and Brigham Young guard Lexi Eaton Rydalch, right, scramble for a loose ball during a first-round women's college basketball game in the NCAA Tournament. Missouri won 78-69. (Associated Press)

Cunningham powers No. 10 seed Missouri women over seventh-seeded BYU

Freshman Sophie Cunningham has been leading the Missouri Tigers all season. There’s no reason why the NCAA Tournament should be any different. Cunningham scored 20 points, most of them in a dominant third quarter, and No. 10 seed Missouri upset No. 7 BYU 78-69 Saturday night for the Tigers’ first tournament victory since 2001.

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Niang leads Iowa State past Little Rock

Georges Niang scored 28 points and Iowa State watched Josh Hagins closely in the second half of a 78-61 win over Little Rock in the second round of the NCAA Tournament. The No. 4 seed Cyclones (23-11) advanced to their second Sweet 16 in three years.

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SportsLinkKispert commits to Gonzaga

Corey Kispert, a standout small forward at King's High outside of Seattle, has verbally committed to Gonzaga. He picked GU over Notre Dame and Virginia. Kispert, who will be a ...




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