The fast start helps Iowa beat No. 20 Iowa State 75-56

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Philip Rybraca scored 22 points and 11 rebounds as Iowa got off to a big start to beat 20th seed Iowa State 75-56 Thursday night, giving coach Fran McCaffrey the 500th career victory. McCaffrey, in his 27th season as a coach and his 13th season at Iowa State, is hugged … Read more

Utah Valley holds BYU to 36% in shooting for a second straight win over the Cougars

Estimated reading time: 5-6 minutes PROVO – In his first trip to BYU since moving across town to the Utah Valley, Blaze Nield had just 3 points in 21 minutes in the Wolverines’ 82-60 loss two years ago. He made up for it Wednesday night. Nield scored 10 points on a pair of 3-pointers and … Read more

Former Mizzou coach Gary Pinkel enjoys the College Football Hall of Fame induction day

Mizzou’s head football coach, Gary Pinkel, will be inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame on Tuesday, December 6, 2022. Here’s a look at his career with the Tigers. Former Missouri State football coach Gary Pinkel, left, speaks during a press conference at the National Football Foundation Hall of Fame honor ceremony at the … Read more

Jacob Trueba’s dreadful strike gave a struggling Rangers spark

On the wrong end of a slam dunk by Jacob Trueba Saturday night, he saw Blackhawks quarterback Andreas Athanasio try to hurt him. With their team faltering and trailing 3-0 in the second half, the Rangers saw their captain attempt a much-needed spark. Troopa’s battering of Athanasiou didn’t lead to a comeback victory over the … Read more

Antisemitic celebrities fuel fears of normalizing hate

The wave of anti-Jewish vitriol spread by a world-famous rapper, NBA star and other high-profile figures is fueling fears that public figures are normalizing hate and increasing the risk of violence in a country already experiencing a sharp rise in anti-Semitism. US Jewish community leaders and extremism experts have been alarmed to see celebrities with … Read more

NASCAR Roasts Its National Champions At The Nashville Awards | sports

Nashville, Tenn. — It wouldn’t be an exaggeration to say the Devils were running wild Thursday night at Music City Center, as NASCAR honored its top three national series champions at the annual NASCAR Awards. The event was headed by NASCAR Cup Series champion Joey Logano, driving the No. 22 Ford for Team Penske. The … Read more

WNBA star Brittney Griner faces ‘homophobia, racism and 16-hour days’ in penal colony

As prisoner exchange efforts to bring WNBA star Brittney Grenier home continue, her prison sentence in one of Russia’s worst prisons will begin. According to a report from Nation (Across TMZ), the conditions that Griner would encounter in the penal colony of Yavas—about 270 miles southeast of Moscow in the federal subject of Mordovia—would be … Read more

The Omaha Hockey League split its weekend series with Denver after Saturday’s loss

DENVER — Number 1 Denver scored three second-period goals en route to a 6-3 victory Saturday night as it earned a weekend breakaway with Omaha. Ono was coming off a crucial 3-0 win over the Pioneers on Friday when the Mavs had a 40-22 lead on the shot as Jake Kucharski made 22 saves on … Read more

Rest “matches” in Farce NBA mean the season has to be a very long one

It was the perfect night and the perfect place to get tickets to the perfect NBA game. Kicking off Thanksgiving week, Monday, the Pelicans are at home against the star-studded NBA champion Warriors. There was a home-only crowd in attendance—18,589 in an arena with a listed capacity of 17,900. And it was a costly bait-and-switch … Read more