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  1. Collison leads Kings to 91-90 win over slumping Grizzlies

    03.28 / 12:30 dailyrepublic.com Dailyrepublic.com - All Sports
    SACRAMENTO — Darren Collison scored 23 points and made two crucial free throws in the closing seconds to help the Sacramento Kings hand the slumping Memphis Grizzlies their fourth consecutive loss, 91-90 on Monday night. The victory was the second straight for the Kings, both over playoff-bound teams. Sacramento rallied from an 18-point deficit in […
  2. No. 1 South Carolina follows men’s team, reaches Final Four

    03.28 / 12:30 dailyrepublic.com Dailyrepublic.com - All Sports
    STOCKTON — Before they climbed the ladder to take their turn cutting the nets, Kaela Davis and A’ja Wilson started dancing. And dancing. The band blared inches away, and they danced some more. A spectacular, spontaneous moment for South Carolina’s two biggest stars: one headed to her first Final Four, and the other going back […
  3. UConn routs Oregon, heads to 10th straight Final Four

    03.28 / 12:30 dailyrepublic.com Dailyrepublic.com - All Sports
    BRIDGEPORT, Conn. — Napheesa Collier scored 28 points, Gabby Williams had 25 and UConn advanced to its 10th consecutive Final Four with a 90-52 victory against Oregon on Monday night. Top-seeded UConn (36-0) will face Mississippi State on Friday night in Dallas in the national semifinals. The win was the Huskies’ 111th consecutive victory and […
  4. UCLA’s Ball, Gonzaga’s Williams-Goss among Wooden finalists

    03.28 / 12:30 dailyrepublic.com Dailyrepublic.com - All Sports
    LOS ANGELES — Lonzo Ball of UCLA, Josh Hart of Villanova, Frank Mason III of Kansas, Purdue’s Caleb Swanigan and Gonzaga’s Nigel Williams-Goss are the finalists for the John R. Wooden Award as college basketball’s player of the year. The five have been invited to Los Angeles for the trophy presentation at the College Basketball […
  5. Vettel’s drought-breaker for Ferrari sets up F1 duel in 2017

    03.28 / 12:30 dailyrepublic.com Dailyrepublic.com - All Sports
    MELBOURNE, Australia — With Sebastian Vettel ascending the top of the podium in his red Ferrari race suit, the new regulations for Formula One cars seemingly needed only one Grand Prix to produce one of the desired effects. Vettel’s drought-breaking win for Ferrari was widely celebrated, with Mercedes drivers Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas having […
  6. NCAA dismisses Louisville’s response in sex scandal case

    03.24 / 08:05 dailyrepublic.com Dailyrepublic.com - All Sports
    The NCAA is standing by its allegations against the Louisville men’s basketball program and Rick Pitino, saying the coach failed to notice “red flags” in activities by a former staffer who an escort says hired dancers for sex parties with recruits and players. “If Pitino saw no red flags in connection with (Andre) McGee’s interactions…
  7. Ducks end Michigan’s run with 69-68 victory, head to Elite 8

    03.24 / 08:05 dailyrepublic.com Dailyrepublic.com - All Sports
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Tyler Dorsey’s teammates call him “Mr. March.” Yeah, that fits. Dorsey scored 20 points and made the go-ahead layup with 1:08 left, and third-seeded Oregon held on to end No. 7 Michigan’s dramatic postseason run with a 69-68 victory in a Midwest Regional semifinal on Thursday night. “We lean on him […
  8. Washington’s high-scoring Plum leaves opponents befuddled

    03.24 / 08:05 dailyrepublic.com Dailyrepublic.com - All Sports
    OKLAHOMA CITY — Mississippi State coach Vic Schaefer sees something familiar when he watches Washington guard Kelsey Plum. The Houston native and Rockets fan said Plum affects the game the same way NBA superstar James Harden does. “They run a lot of stuff that the Rockets run,” Schaefer said. “They spread the floor. They play […
  9. No. 1 seed Kansas routs Purdue 98-66 to reach Elite Eight

    03.24 / 08:05 dailyrepublic.com Dailyrepublic.com - All Sports
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Player of the year front-runner Frank Mason III poured in 26 points, Kansas turned on the jets in the second half and the top-seeded Jayhawks soared to a 98-66 blowout of No. 4 seed Purdue on Thursday night in the Midwest Regional semifinals. Devonte Graham also had 26 points and Josh […
  10. Crème de la crème: Hoop royalty meet in Memphis for Sweet 16

    03.24 / 08:05 dailyrepublic.com Dailyrepublic.com - All Sports
    MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Three of college basketball’s blue bloods, along with a blue bulldog from Indiana that has had lots of success of its own, have gathered in Memphis for a marquee showdown in the Sweet 16. North Carolina, Kentucky and UCLA are joined by upstart Butler in the South Regional — the only region [&#…