Men's sports

Kansas' Josh Jackson (11) drives the baseline to the basket for a shot as UC Davis forward Chima Moneke, right, defends in the second half of a first-round game in the men's NCAA college basketball tournament in Tulsa, Okla., Friday March 17, 2017. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
March 17, 2017 - 9:39 pm
The Latest on Day 2 of the NCAA Tournament (all times Eastern): 9:30 p.m. Grayson Allen had 21 points off five 3-pointers, Jayson Tatum had 18 points and 12 rebounds, and second-seeded Duke continued its perfect postseason with an 87-65 victory over Troy in the East Region. The Blue Devils became...
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Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski, left, argues a call with an official during the second half against Troy in a first-round game of the NCAA men's college basketball tournament in Greenville, S.C., Friday, March 17, 2017. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)
March 17, 2017 - 9:29 pm
GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — Grayson Allen had 21 points off five 3-pointers, Jayson Tatum had 18 points and 12 rebounds, and second-seeded Duke continued its perfect postseason with an 87-65 victory over Troy in the NCAA Tournament on Friday night to start the East Region. The Blue Devils (29-7) became...
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UNC Wilmington head coach Kevin Keatts, left, and Virginia head coach Tony Bennett greet each other before the start of a first-round men's college basketball game in the NCAA Tournament, Thursday, March 16, 2017, in Orlando, Fla. (AP Photo/Gary McCullough)
March 17, 2017 - 8:56 pm
GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — North Carolina State has hired UNC Wilmington's Kevin Keatts to take over as head basketball coach. The school announced Keatts' hiring in a news release Friday night, one day after his Seahawks lost to Virginia in the first round of the NCAA Tournament. Keatts is a former...
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Kansas State forward Xavier Sneed, right, dives for the ball against Cincinnati's Jarron Cumberland during the first half of a first-round game of the NCAA men's college basketball tournament in Sacramento, Calif., Friday, March 17, 2017. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)
March 17, 2017 - 8:40 pm
The Latest on Day 2 of the NCAA Tournament (all times Eastern): 8:35 p.m. Hot-shooting Cincinnati leads Kansas State 39-28 in the South region. Known for their defense, the Bearcats hit their first eight shots of the game and 15 of 23 in the opening 20 minutes. Troy Caupain made all five of his...
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UNC Wilmington head coach Kevin Keatts, left, and Virginia head coach Tony Bennett greet each other before the start of a first-round men's college basketball game in the NCAA Tournament, Thursday, March 16, 2017, in Orlando, Fla. (AP Photo/Gary McCullough)
March 17, 2017 - 8:10 pm
The Latest on Day 2 of the NCAA Tournament (all times eastern): 8 p.m. The Cincinnati Bearcats can't miss. Cincinnati opened its South Region game in Sacramento against Kansas State by hitting its first eight shots against a team known for its defense. The Bearcats led 19-11 near the midpoint of...
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Arkansas's Manuale Watkins (21) argues a call during the second half in a first-round game of the NCAA men's college basketball tournament against Seton Hall in Greenville, S.C., Friday, March 17, 2017. (AP Photo/Rainier Ehrhardt)
March 17, 2017 - 8:07 pm
GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — Arkansas did just enough in the final minute to push its way through the NCAA Tournament's first round — aided by a couple of eye-catching calls and noncalls by the officiating crew, too. Jaylen Barford hit the go-ahead layup with 57.8 seconds left to help Arkansas hold off...
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Milwaukee Brewers left fielder Ryan Braun (8) leaps in vain for a home run hit by Kansas City Royals second baseman Christian Colon during the second inning of a spring training baseball game Friday, March 17, 2017, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
March 17, 2017 - 7:28 pm
No runs once again off Masahiro Tanaka. No hits off him or the New York Yankees' bullpen, either. Tanaka and two relievers combined on a spring training no-hitter against the Detroit Tigers in a 3-0 win Friday in Lakeland, Florida. New York manager Joe Girardi didn't keep the lineup card as a...
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UNC Wilmington head coach Kevin Keatts, left, and Virginia head coach Tony Bennett greet each other before the start of a first-round men's college basketball game in the NCAA Tournament, Thursday, March 16, 2017, in Orlando, Fla. (AP Photo/Gary McCullough)
March 17, 2017 - 7:25 pm
The Latest on Day 2 of the NCAA Tournament (all times eastern): 7:25 p.m. One day after UNC Wilmington lost to Virginia in the NCAA Tournament, it appears the Seahawks have lost their coach to a different Atlantic Coast Conference team. North Carolina State has reached an agreement with UNC...
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Charley Hoffman tees off on the 14th hole during the second round of the Arnold Palmer Invitational golf tournament in Orlando, Fla., Friday, March 17, 2017. (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack)
March 17, 2017 - 7:24 pm
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Charley Hoffman wasn't expecting to be at Bay Hill until he didn't qualify for a World Golf Championship next week. The change in plans has worked out nicely so far. In only his fourth appearance in the Arnold Palmer Invitational over the last decade, Hoffman made seven birdies...
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FILE - In this Feb. 17, 2014, file photo, Kacey Bellamy of the United States, right, is congratulated by teammates after scoring a goal against Sweden during the first period of the 2014 Winter Olympics women's semifinal ice hockey game in Sochi, Russia. The U.S. women's hockey team is threatening to boycott the world championships because of a wage dispute. The team announced Wednesday that they will not participate in the International Ice Hockey Federation tournament that begins March 31, 2017, in Plymouth, Michigan. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez, File)
March 17, 2017 - 6:40 pm
USA Hockey says it is contacting representatives of the women's team that threatened to boycott the upcoming world championships over a wage dispute. Executive director Dave Ogrean says the organization remains committed to having the players selected for the tournament play in it when it begins...
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