AP - ap.online.headlines.sports http://www.comcast.net?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_ AP - ap.online.headlines.sports News Sun, 26 Mar 2017 14:39:34 -0400 The Latest: South Carolina-Florida starts with clock trouble Sun, 26 Mar 2017 14:36:19 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/sports/2017/03/26/BKC-NCAA-Tournament-The-Latest/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_sports_BKC-NCAA-Tournament-The-Latest c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15ac8932706:-3431 The Latest on the Elite Eight of the NCAA Tournament (all times Eastern): Oregon beats Kansas 74-60 to punch Final Four ticket Sun, 26 Mar 2017 00:02:53 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/sports/2017/03/26/BKC-NCAA-Oregon-Kansas/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_sports_BKC-NCAA-Oregon-Kansas c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15ac8932706:-367f KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Oregon lost one of its best players to an injury just before the NCAA Tournament, had to survive two nail-biters to reach the Midwest Regional finals, and then faced a top-seeded Kansas team that had romped to the brink of the Final Four. Gonzaga beats Xavier 83-59 to reach first Final Four Sat, 25 Mar 2017 21:47:23 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/sports/2017/03/26/BKC-NCAA-Xavier-Gonzaga/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_sports_BKC-NCAA-Xavier-Gonzaga c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15ac8932706:-3718 SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — The criticism dogged Gonzaga wherever it went, no matter how much it won. Play it back: Rematches to decide last 2 spots in Final Four Sun, 26 Mar 2017 03:48:39 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2017/03/26/BKC--NCAA-Tipping.Off/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_BKC--NCAA-Tipping.Off c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15ac8932706:-3575 The most entertaining college basketball game of the regular season came in December. Zags, Ducks give West Coast flair to Final Four in Phoenix Sun, 26 Mar 2017 02:42:07 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2017/03/26/BKC--NCAA-West.Coast-Best.Coast/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_BKC--NCAA-West.Coast-Best.Coast c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15ac8932706:-3574 KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Tyler Dorsey had just led Oregon to its first Final Four in nearly eight decades when he looked into a TV camera and passed along a very simple message to all those East Coast fans. Top-seeded Jayhawks just can't shake their Elite Eight blues Sun, 26 Mar 2017 00:21:03 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/sports/2017/03/26/BKC--Kansas-Elite.Eight.Misery/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_sports_BKC--Kansas-Elite.Eight.Misery c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15ac8932706:-361d KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Landen Lucas buried his head in a towel as time ran out. Devonte' Graham, on the verge of tears, walked off the court with his jersey pulled up over his face. Coach Bill Self fiddled with his tie a bit and stared blankly into the crowd as his players headed toward the locker room. Johnson, Rahm win to set up powerful title match Sun, 26 Mar 2017 14:34:45 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2017/03/26/GLF--Match.Play-Semifinals/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_GLF--Match.Play-Semifinals c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15ac8932706:-342f AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Dustin Johnson finally held up his end of the bargain Sunday morning, setting up a powerful title bout in the Dell Technologies Match Play against Jon Rahm. Gonzaga's national title chance a breakthrough moment Sun, 26 Mar 2017 02:46:28 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2017/03/26/BKC-NCAA-Gonzaga_s-Breakthrough/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_BKC-NCAA-Gonzaga_s-Breakthrough c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15ac8932706:-3573 SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Gonzaga had great players go through Spokane, great teams that won year after year, laying the foundation for the program's big breakthrough this season. Sprint car driver Steele killed in Florida speedway crash Sun, 26 Mar 2017 13:30:08 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2017/03/26/RAC--Sprint.Car.Driver.Killed/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_RAC--Sprint.Car.Driver.Killed c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15ac8932706:-34a4 BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) — Sprint car veteran David Steele has died during a race in Florida. Oregon needs monumental upset to reach Final Four Sun, 26 Mar 2017 14:22:59 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/sports/2017/03/26/BKW-NCAA-Oregon-UConn/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_sports_BKW-NCAA-Oregon-UConn c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15ac8932706:-3410 BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — Oregon coach Kelly Graves planned a trip with his family in January to watch the men's Final Four next week. Defoe makes scoring return as England beats Lithuania 2-0 Sun, 26 Mar 2017 14:06:35 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/sports/2017/03/26/SOC-WCup-European-Qualifying-Group-F/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_sports_SOC-WCup-European-Qualifying-Group-F c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15ac8932706:-342e LONDON (AP) — Jermain Defoe made a scoring return after more than three years out of the England team as the Group F leaders eased to a 2-0 victory over Lithuania in World Cup qualifying on Sunday. Podiatrist who set free throws world record dies at 94 Sun, 26 Mar 2017 06:02:20 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2017/03/26/US--Obit-Free.Throw.Shooter/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_US--Obit-Free.Throw.Shooter c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15ac8932706:-356f LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — A California podiatrist who made history when he shot 2,750 consecutive free throws has died. He was 94. UConn advances to regional final with 86-71 win over UCLA Sat, 25 Mar 2017 17:34:18 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/sports/2017/03/25/BKW-NCAA-UCLA-UConn/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_sports_BKW-NCAA-UCLA-UConn c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15ac8932706:-3804 BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — After watching UConn's NCAA Tournament dominance mostly from the bench for three seasons, Saniya Chong finally made her mark. Alejandro Valverde wins Tour of Catalonia for 2nd time Sun, 26 Mar 2017 10:02:28 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2017/03/26/CYC--Tour.of.Catalonia/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_CYC--Tour.of.Catalonia c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15ac8932706:-34d2 BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Not even a one-minute time penalty could stop a dominant Alejandro Valverde from winning his second Tour of Catalonia. Stefan Kraft clinches WCup title with win in final event Sun, 26 Mar 2017 05:54:09 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2017/03/26/JUM--World.Cup/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_JUM--World.Cup c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15ac8932706:-351e PLANICA, Slovenia (AP) — Stefan Kraft clinched his first overall ski jump World Cup title with a victory in the final event of the season on Sunday. Vettel breaks Ferrari's F1 drought with victory at Aussie GP Sun, 26 Mar 2017 04:27:25 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/sports/2017/03/26/CAR--F1-Australian.GP/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_sports_CAR--F1-Australian.GP c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15ac8932706:-3560 MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Sebastian Vettel broke Ferrari's Formula One drought with a victory over the Mercedes team of Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas on Sunday at the season-opening Australian Grand Prix. Eye-popping: Wall, Wizards blow past LeBron, Cavs 127-115 Sat, 25 Mar 2017 23:30:19 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2017/03/26/BKN-Wizards-Cavaliers/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_BKN-Wizards-Cavaliers c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15ac8932706:-36a1 CLEVELAND (AP) — LeBron James yanked off the tinted googles protecting his injured eye and flung them away. Improvement of freshman Fox leads Kentucky to Elite 8 Sat, 25 Mar 2017 18:56:09 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/sports/2017/03/25/BKC-NCAA-Kentucky-Fox/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_sports_BKC-NCAA-Kentucky-Fox c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15ac8932706:-375f MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Kentucky coach John Calipari can point to the reason why freshman guard De'Aaron Fox has blossomed into the Wildcats' offensive leader at the most crucial time of the season. The Latest: Big wins for West Coast in regional finals Sat, 25 Mar 2017 23:18:50 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2017/03/25/BKC--NCAA.Tournament-The.Latest/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_BKC--NCAA.Tournament-The.Latest c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15ac8932706:-3796 The Latest on the NCAA Tournament (all times Eastern): Indiana hires Archie Miller as new coach Sat, 25 Mar 2017 14:09:09 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2017/03/25/BKC--Indiana-Miller.Hired/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_BKC--Indiana-Miller.Hired c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15ac8932706:-3866 Fred Glass wanted to hire a proven winner for Indiana's next coach. The athletic director didn't have to wait long — or travel far to find what he was looking for.