HOLLAND — Caleb Cearley and a handful of his Holland Hornets teammates made a pact last summer in preparation for their highly anticipated 2019 season. With most of the willing participants’ hair already at a respectable length, they — including seniors Cearley, Clay Cooper and Zane Spinn — …
WACO — Matt Rhule stepped into a volatile situation at Baylor, leaving his home in the Northeast to take over a program with a depleted roster in the aftermath of a scandal that led to the firing of a two-time Big 12 champion coach.
Temple’s Nyteria Colbert quickly hustled into the passing lane and tipped the pass into the air. Except, instead of landing softly in one of her teammates’ hands, the deflected ball ended up with Harker Heights and a few seconds later Celise Bobbitt made an uncontested layup.
It’s true, the ball really doesn’t bounce the desired way sometimes, which is likely how Temple felt about its Tuesday night.
In what has become a Temple tradition, a Wildcats senior quarterback is his district’s offensive player of the year.
BELTON — Mary Hardin-Baylor has been down this road before. For the fifth time in the last 13 years, Wisconsin-Whitewater stands squarely in the Crusaders’ path to the national championship game.
HOUSTON (AP) — Deshaun Watson threw three touchdown passes and had the first TD reception of his career, and the Houston Texans frustrated Tom Brady in a 28-22 victory over the New England Patriots on Sunday night.
LOS ANGELES — Luka Doncic dribbled up to LeBron James, stepped back and coolly drained a 3-pointer from well behind the line. The Dallas Mavericks’ driving force then threw a telling stare toward Dirk Nowitzki at courtside before he headed off to wrap up a major win.
DETROIT — Pistons coach Dwane Casey has believed since training camp that he was the right person to unlock Christian Wood’s potential.