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Kansas' dynamic backcourt leads rout of Purdue

The Kansas Jayhawks, led by a pair of dynamic guards, rout the Purdue Boilermakers and will now face the Oregon Ducks to decide who will go to the Final Four.

A short week for McIlroy on long road to Masters

ON THE TEE: Rory McIlroy eliminated early and faces decision whether to play Houston

Gonzaga advances after sloppy finish from West…

The Gonzaga Bulldogs were able to survive and advance to the Elite 8 after defeating West Virginia in an ugly game.

With 10 games left, Heat look to finish playoff…

No team in NBA history has gone from 11-30 to the playoffs, and the Miami Heat are hoping to change that

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Tipping Off: Baylor women hope for better luck in…

Oklahoma City hasn't been too kind to Baylor the last few years in the women's NCAA Tournament

Oregon headed to Elite 8 after narrowly beating…

Led by Tyler Dorsey and Jordan Bell, the Oregon Ducks squeaked past the Michigan Wolverines to earn their second consecutive trip to the Elite 8.

High-flying Jayhawks present question: Can they…

Kansas has rolled to three NCAA Tournament wins by an average of 30 points, blowing out Purdue in the Midwest Regional semifinals on Thursday night

Bye, Michigan _ time for new lovable underdogs…

Michigan's ouster from the NCAA Tournament makes room for a new lovable underdog to step up

TIPPING OFF: Point guard battle part of…

The point guard battle between UCLA's Lonzo Ball and Kentucky's De'Aaron Fox is a big part of the allure for the South Region semifinal matchup

The Undertaker visits Tom Herman's Longhorns

Tom Herman invited a special guest to come to practice and speak to his Longhorns, WWE superstar, The Undertaker.

More races, more friction in the future for F1

The new owners of Formula One are planning to have more races and a greater presence in North America, and wouldn't mind revving up the ratings with some extra friction among drivers

Xavier knocks off Arizona 73-71 in West Region

Trevon Bluiett scored 25 points, Sean O'Mara scored inside with 40 seconds left and No. 11 seed Xavier upset No. 2 Arizona 73-71 in the West Region

Pat Kelsey backs out of UMass job, plans to…

Pat Kelsey had a last minute change of heart on Thursday and will no longer be the next basketball coach at UMass.

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The Latest: Arizona's loss means three 2-seeds…

Arizona became the third No. 2 seed to fall in this year's NCAA Tournament with its upset loss to Xavier

Top-seeded Gonzaga survives for 61-58 win over…

Jordan Mathews hit the go-ahead 3-pointer with under a minute to play and top-seeded Gonzaga survived a rough shooting night for both teams to beat No. 4 seed West Virginia 61-58 to advance to the West Regional final

Brazil destroys Uruguay, Argentina survives in…

Leaders Brazil were not intimidated by more than 60,000 raucous fans at the Estadio Centenario in Montevideo and trashed second place Uruguay 4-1 in South America's World Cup qualifying group after 13 matches

Georgetown fires head coach John Thompson III…

Georgetown has fired head coach John Thompson III, the school announced Thursday. Ben Standig of Georgetown blog Casual Hoya first reported the news.

Big wind and wild outcomes at Match Play

Soren Kjeldsen and Alex Noren won their groups in the Dell Technologies Match Play, one round before group play is even finished

Report: Saints' Sean Payton speaking with Johnny…

Saints coach Sean Payton has talked to Johnny Manziel about an NFL return, according to NFL Network's Ian Rapoport.

Adorable dog mascots in honor of National Puppy…

Who's a good boy? These adorable dog mascots are!

Police seize $91 million worth of Lionel…

Authorities in Peru seized 1.4 kilograms of cocaine that had Barcelona forward Lionel Messi's face on the packaging, reports Agence France-Presse.

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Spring camp preview: Alabama, USC and UCLA

Sports Illustrated's Colin Becht and Pete Mundo discuss what Alabama's front seven might look like after a major overhaul. The guys then debate who they would rather have: Sam Darnold or Josh Rosen?

USA defeats Puerto Rico 8-0 to win World Baseball…

The United States routed Puerto Rico 8-0 to win its first World Baseball Classic in four tries on Wednesday night behind six hitless innings from Marcus Stroman.

Russell Westbrook records NBA's first perfect…

Oklahoma City guard Russell Westbrook became the first player in NBA history to record a triple double without missing a shot.