Saturday, April 10, 2021
April 10, 2021

Linkedin Pinterest
Sportsright chevron arrow icon

College

Houston head coach Kelvin Sampson talks to his team in the first half of a Sweet 16 game against Syracuse in the NCAA men's college basketball tournament at Hinkle Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, Saturday, March 27, 2021.

Houston, Oregon State bring defensive focus to Midwest final

Houston head coach Kelvin Sampson talks to his team in the first half of a Sweet 16 game against Syracuse in the NCAA men's college basketball tournament at Hinkle Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, Saturday, March 27, 2021.

March 28, 2021, 4:09pm College

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The formula has been simple all year for Houston under Kelvin Sampson: play with toughness, get after teams defensively and go to work on the glass. Read story

Gonzaga guard Joel Ayayi (11) reacts to a play against Creighton in the first half of a Sweet 16 game in the NCAA men's college basketball tournament at Hinkle Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, Sunday, March 28, 2021.

Unbeaten Zags keep rolling with 83-65 rout of Creighton

Gonzaga guard Joel Ayayi (11) reacts to a play against Creighton in the first half of a Sweet 16 game in the NCAA men's college basketball tournament at Hinkle Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, Sunday, March 28, 2021.

March 28, 2021, 4:06pm College

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Gonzaga guard Andrew Nembhard believes he still has room to improve. Read story

Oregon State guard Ethan Thompson (5) drives to the basket ahead of Loyola Chicago guard Marquise Kennedy (12) during the second half of a Sweet 16 game in the NCAA men's college basketball tournament at Bankers Life Fieldhouse, Saturday, March 27, 2021, in Indianapolis.

Beavers bound for Elite Eight with 65-58 win over Loyola

Oregon State guard Ethan Thompson (5) drives to the basket ahead of Loyola Chicago guard Marquise Kennedy (12) during the second half of a Sweet 16 game in the NCAA men's college basketball tournament at Bankers Life Fieldhouse, Saturday, March 27, 2021, in Indianapolis.

March 27, 2021, 2:34pm College

Ethan Thompson scored 20 points, including a pair of clinching foul shots with 35 seconds left, and No. 12 seed Oregon State kept its dream March going with a 65-58 victory over eighth-seeded Loyola Chicago in the Sweet 16 of the NCAA Tournament on Saturday. Read story

FILE - Reagan's Kyla Waiters, right, spikes the ball past Johnson defenders during a Texas District 26-6A high school volleyball match in San Antonio, Texas, in this Friday, Sept. 22, 2017, file photo. Oregon State leaders are suing to block disclosure of details about an investigation of abuse allegations in their volleyball program, even as they tout a refreshed mission for transparency in wake of their president's resignation over the handling of sexual-misconduct cases at another school. "I'm guessing there's something in those records that they don't want out," said Dorina Waiters, whose daughter, Kyla, left Oregon State after a year on the volleyball team triggered depression that led to suicidal thoughts.

Oregon State sues AP to stifle request in volleyball case

FILE - Reagan's Kyla Waiters, right, spikes the ball past Johnson defenders during a Texas District 26-6A high school volleyball match in San Antonio, Texas, in this Friday, Sept. 22, 2017, file photo. Oregon State leaders are suing to block disclosure of details about an investigation of abuse allegations in their volleyball program, even as they tout a refreshed mission for transparency in wake of their president's resignation over the handling of sexual-misconduct cases at another school. "I'm guessing there's something in those records that they don't want out," said Dorina Waiters, whose daughter, Kyla, left Oregon State after a year on the volleyball team triggered depression that led to suicidal thoughts.

March 26, 2021, 11:28am College

Oregon State University leaders are suing to block disclosure of details about an investigation of abuse allegations in their volleyball program, even as they tout a refreshed mission for transparency following their president’s resignation over the handling of sexual-misconduct cases at another school. Read story

Oregon State guard Aleah Goodman, left, passes around South Carolina forward Aliyah Boston, right, during the second half of a college basketball game in the second round of the women's NCAA tournament at the Alamodome in San Antonio, Tuesday, March 23, 2021.

Top seed South Carolina women dismantles Oregon State in NCAAs

Oregon State guard Aleah Goodman, left, passes around South Carolina forward Aliyah Boston, right, during the second half of a college basketball game in the second round of the women's NCAA tournament at the Alamodome in San Antonio, Tuesday, March 23, 2021.

March 23, 2021, 6:46pm College

Aliyah Boston scored 19 points and top seed South Carolina dominated after a close first quarter to beat eighth-seeded Oregon State 59-42 in the women’s NCAA Tournament, advancing to its seventh straight Sweet 16. Read story

Gonzaga forward Drew Timme (2) celebrates with teammate Corey Kispert (24) after defeating Oklahoma in the second round of the NCAA college basketball tournament at Hinkle Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, Monday, March 22, 2021.

Oklahoma can’t hang with Timme, Gonzaga as top seed advances

Gonzaga forward Drew Timme (2) celebrates with teammate Corey Kispert (24) after defeating Oklahoma in the second round of the NCAA college basketball tournament at Hinkle Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, Monday, March 22, 2021.

March 22, 2021, 3:39pm College

Mark Few sat down at the microphone, the Gonzaga coach's hair disheveled and looking as though he'd been doused with water. Read story

Oregon players celebrate following a second-round game against Iowa. in the NCAA men's college basketball tournament at Bankers Life Fieldhouse, Monday, March 22, 2021, in Indianapolis. Oregon won 95-80.

Not rusty: Oregon soars past Iowa 95-80 into Sweet 16

Oregon players celebrate following a second-round game against Iowa. in the NCAA men's college basketball tournament at Bankers Life Fieldhouse, Monday, March 22, 2021, in Indianapolis. Oregon won 95-80.

March 22, 2021, 3:37pm College

Oregon wove its way through a pandemic-altered season filled with injuries, pauses and uncertainty to win a conference title. Read story

Washington State forward Ula Motuga (15), left, drives against South Florida forward Bethy Mununga (20), center, and South Florida center Shae Leverett (21), right, during the second quarter of a college basketball game in the first round of the women's NCAA tournament at the Frank Erwin Center in Austin, Texas, Sunday, March 21, 2021. (Ricardo B.

WSU women can’t get past South Florida in NCAA first round

Washington State forward Ula Motuga (15), left, drives against South Florida forward Bethy Mununga (20), center, and South Florida center Shae Leverett (21), right, during the second quarter of a college basketball game in the first round of the women's NCAA tournament at the Frank Erwin Center in Austin, Texas, Sunday, March 21, 2021. (Ricardo B.

March 21, 2021, 10:17pm College

Elena Tsineke scored 18 points, including the go-ahead basket with 1:32 remaining, to help South Florida to a 57-53 win over Washington State in the first round of the women’s NCAA Tournament on Sunday night. Read story

Oregon State guard Ethan Thompson (5) and head coach Wayne Tinkle celebrate beating Oklahoma State 80-70 after a men's college basketball game in the second round of the NCAA tournament at Hinkle Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, Monday, March 22, 2021.

Oregon State upsets Oklahoma State to reach Sweet 16

Oregon State guard Ethan Thompson (5) and head coach Wayne Tinkle celebrate beating Oklahoma State 80-70 after a men's college basketball game in the second round of the NCAA tournament at Hinkle Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, Monday, March 22, 2021.

March 21, 2021, 10:12pm College

Ethan Thompson scored 26 points and No. 12 seed Oregon State neutralized Oklahoma State and star freshman Cade Cunningham, rolling to an 80-70 upset in the second round of the NCAA Tournament on Sunday night. Read story

Gonzaga forward Drew Timme (2) blocks a Norfolk State guard Jalen Hawkins (24) shot during the first half of a men's college basketball game in the first round of the NCAA tournament at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, Saturday, March 20, 2021.

Gonzaga rolls past Norfolk State 98-55 in first round of NCAAs

Gonzaga forward Drew Timme (2) blocks a Norfolk State guard Jalen Hawkins (24) shot during the first half of a men's college basketball game in the first round of the NCAA tournament at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, Saturday, March 20, 2021.

March 20, 2021, 8:55pm College

Corey Kispert scored 15 of his 23 points by halftime and No. 1 overall seed Gonzaga rolled in its NCAA Tournament opener, beating Norfolk State 98-55 on Saturday night. Read story