By GARY B. GRAVESAP Sports Writer
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky has several weaknesses to fix in a short period of time.
The No. 11 Wildcats (7-2) blew a nine-point lead in the final 13 minutes of a 67-62 loss to No. 14 Baylor Friday night. Several aspects of their game were exposed and need
FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) - Falcons coach Mike Smith says offensive coordinator Dirk Koetter has interviewed for the Boise State head coach position.
Koetter, a native of Pocatello, Idaho, was Boise State's coach from 1998-2000. He posted a 26-10 record with the Broncos with back-to-back
By KEITH FREEMANAssociated Press
LAS VEGAS (AP) - Six-time season champion Cody Ohl tied for first in tie-down roping Sunday night at the in the National Finals Rodeo for his second straight round victory.
Ohl, from Hico, Texas, matched Ryan Jarrett of Commanche, Okla., with a 6.9-second run in the
MORAGA, Calif. (AP) - Brad Waldow scored 24 points to lead five Gaels in double figures as St. Mary's beat Eastern Washington 93-65 Sunday night.
After Drew Brandon hit a 3-point shot to pull Eastern Washington (5-3) within seven with 9:24 left in the first half, the Gaels went on a 16-5 run to
Washington has accepted an invitation to play in the Fight Hunger Bowl. The Huskies (8-4 overall) will take on BYU Dec. 27 at AT&T Park in San Francisco.
The game will kick off at 6:30 p.m. PT and air live on ESPN television.
"This year's matchup will be one of the very best in the history
HONOLULU (AP) - Boise State will play Oregon State in the Hawaii Bowl on Christmas Eve.
Boise State went 8-4 this season under coach Chris Petersen, who was hired last week as head coach of Washington. Assistant head coach Bob Gregory, who has been with the Broncos for five seasons, was named
by WSU Athletics Media Relations
PULLMAN, Wash. - The Washington State University Cougars accepted an invitation to play in the Gildan New Mexico Bowl Saturday, Dec. 21, at 11 a.m. (PST), Gildan New Mexico Bowl Executive Director Jeff Siembieda announced Sunday.
“It’s great to be able to welcome
By TODD DVORAKAssociated Press
BOISE, Idaho (AP) - Buffalo and San Diego State have accepted invitations to play in the Famous Idaho Potato Bowl in Boise later this month.
The postseason opportunity is just the second in school history for the Bulls (8-4, 6-2 Mid-American Conference) and the first
by Gonzaga Athletics Media Relations
COLUMBUS, Ohio – Gonzaga University women’s basketball sophomore Shaniqua Nilles was the hero Sunday afternoon for the Gonzaga University women’s basketball team, draining a baseline jumper as time expired to give the 24th ranked Bulldogs a heart-pounding 59-58
by Spokane Chiefs Media RelationsThe Spokane Chiefs lost for the third straight time in as many meetings to the Seattle Thunderbirds this week, as a 3 goal third period lifted Seattle to a 4-2 win over the Chiefs in Kent, WA Saturday night. With the loss, Spokane fell 2 points back of the
By LARA JAKESAP National Security Writer
WASHINGTON (AP) - The NSA chief said Wednesday he knows of no better way his agency can help protect the U.S. from foreign threats than with spy programs that collect billions of phone and Internet records from around the world.
Pleading with the Senate
WASHINGTON (AP) - The White House is confirming that the U.S. is suspending nonlethal aid to rebels in northern Syria amid reports that Islamic Front fighters have seized assets from mainstream, Western-backed rebels.
White House spokesman Josh Earnest says the U.S. is concerned about reports that
By ANDREW TAYLORAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Congress' budget office estimates that the just-announced budget deal would increase the deficit over the next two years by $41.4 billion.
The analysis also says the deal would save taxpayers $23 billion, when calculated over the coming decade