Dustin Poirier talks with Laura Sanko about his fight with Anthony Pettis
Dustin Poirier talks with Laura Sanko about his upcoming fight with Anthony Pettis and what he needs to do to win.
East Tennessee State extends Forbes’ deal through 2021-22
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (AP) East Tennessee State coach Steve Forbes has agreed to a contract extension running through 2021-22 after leading the Buccaneers to an NCAA Tournament berth last season.
BYU G Nick Emery withdraws from school amid investigation
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) BYU guard Nick Emery has withdrawn from school amid an investigation into the junior receiving improper benefits from a booster.
Celtics’ Irving exits after taking elbow to his face
BOSTON (AP) Celtics point guard Kyrie Irving has left their game against the Charlotte Hornets after taking an elbow to the face.
Mitchell helps No. 5 Ohio St rout No. 10 Stanford 85-64 (Nov 10, 2017)
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) Kelsey Mitchell scored 30 points and Stephanie Mavunga added 17 points and a career-high 26 rebounds to help No. 5 Ohio State to an 85-64 win over 10th-ranked Stanford on Friday night in the season opener for both teams.
Benzan makes late FTs, Holy Cross holds off Sacred Heart (Nov 10, 2017)
FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) Karl Charles scored 23 points, Patrick Benzan made two free throws with 4.8 seconds left and Holy Cross beat Sacred Heart 69-64 on Friday night in a season opener for both teams.
Honduras, Australia draw 0-0 in 1st leg of World Cup playoff
SAN PEDRO SULA, Honduras (AP) Honduras held Asian Cup champion Australia to a 0-0 draw in the first leg of their intercontinental World Cup playoff, leaving a spot at Russia still very much at stake for both teams in next week’s return leg at Sydney’s Olympic stadium.
Jackson State routs Millsaps 84-46 in season opener (Nov 10, 2017)
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) Jeremiah Jefferson scored 23 points and made five 3-pointers to help Jackson State beat Division III Millsaps 84-46 on Friday in a season opener.
Jespersen, Laksa lead No. 23 USF women past LSU 61-55 (Nov 10, 2017)
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) Maria Jespersen scored 20 points, Kitija Laksa added 16 and No. 23 South Florida held off LSU 61-55 in the season opener on Friday night.
Rodgers tries to get in on youth movement in Mexico
PLAYA DEL CARMEN, Mexico (AP) Patrick Rodgers kept making birdies until his name was atop the leaderboard and it was too dark to play any longer Friday.