SF Preps Basketball: Serra comes back from down 20 to top SI in Jungle Game
SAN MATEO — With 20 seconds left in Wednesday’s Jungle Game between Serra and St. Ignatius, senior Serra guard Parker McDonald hit a dagger 3-pointer. Like his buzzer-beater two »
Late charge boosts Utah to 101-97 victory over Spurs
Photo: Rick Bowmer, Associated Press Image 1 of / 4 Image 1 of 4 Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert (27) dunks the ball as San Antonio Spurs center Dewayne Dedmon (3) looks on during the first half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, April 12, 2017, in Salt Lake City. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer) less Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert (27) dunks the ball as San Antonio Spurs center Dewayne Dedmon (3) looks on during the first half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday…
South Carolina rallies late, holds on to top Tennessee for first SEC win
South Carolina baseball faced Tennessee on Saturday, trying to bounce back from a blowout in the series opener. The Gamecocks and Volunteers played a tight game.
Top 50: Serra slaying haunted city; cops never gave up
Editor's note: This is the 45th story in the Register's Top 50 series NEW HAVEN - This was your urban horror nightmare come true: A young woman using a parking garage in downtown New Haven in the middle of a summer's day is chased down in that garage and stabbed to death in a 10th floor stairwell. The murder of Concetta "Penney" Serra in the early afternoon of July 16, 1973, in the Temple Street Garage shocked the city's residents and suburbanites, who…
South Bay Showdown between Serra and Narbonne highlights what to watch this week
Here are five things we’re watching this week, starting with showdown between Serra and Narbonne.
Defense Rules As Girls’ Cagers Hold Off Pomperaug
How do you overcome an opponent’s stingy defense and win despite going six-plus minutes between points in the third quarter and being held to a season-low point total By playing shutdown defense, limiting the team without a second-quarter field goal, and holding the opposition to its season-low point total along the way That’s exactly what Newtown High School’s girls’ basketball team did in a 37-30 win…
Eagles hold off surging Hornets for 22-20 win
To find out when the East Lawrence Eagles won their last football game, one would have to go back to Nov. 1, 2013.
Saints clinch NFC top spot, Patriots, Cowboys win divisions
For a decade, the New England Patriots have owned the AFC East.
Saints clinch NFC top spot; Patriots, Cowboys win divisions
For a decade now, the New England Patriots have owned the AFC East. The Patriots clinched their 10th straight division title Sunday when they beat Buffalo 24-12. They got an added bonus when Houston fell at Philadelphia 32-30 to drop out of the second seed in the conference, which New England grabbed.
Texas can’t hold late lead, falls to No. 20 Iowa State
Texas had hoped to build on its win over Kansas by taking down No. 20 Iowa State on the road. But Texas couldn't hold onto a late lead, falling to the Cyclones, 65-60.
Right on time: Tri-County hits critical late-game shots to hold off Faith Christian
WOLCOTT — The margin thinned. Things seemed tenuous.
Davidson holds off La Salle to advance to A-10 quarterfinals
Davidson junior forward Peyton Aldridge scored 33 points and grabbed 10 rebounds to lead the Wildcats to an 82-73 win against La Salle in the second round of the Atlantic 10 men’s basketball tournament. Davidson will face top-seeded Dayton in Friday’s quarterfinals in Pittsburgh.
Top-seeded Bulldogs hold off Bison in Region 7 Tournament
After a strong season that produced the top seed in the Region 7 Girls Basketball Tournament, Bowman County stayed the course and surged to its 17th win of the season on Monday.The Bulldogs, just 10 days prior, had defeated eighth-seeded Hazen 56-51. Bowman County won the rematch as well, 61-48, in the...
How it happened: LSU baseball rallies, holds off Nicholls State for satisfying win
LSU baseball hopes to keep the good things rolling as they host Nicholls State at Alex Box Stadium.
Astros hold off Angels, must wait to clinch AL West
They dispatched the hapless Angels on Friday night, 6-4. Their magic number shrunk to one while the A's played Texas in Oakland. A Rangers win would give the Astros a division championship.
Harris, Harrell help Clippers hold off Kings for 9th win in 10 games
Tobias Harris scores 28 points, Montrezl Harrell adds 24 and the sizzling Clippers beat win 133-121 on Thursday night in Sacramento. Rookie Shai Gilgeous-Alexander adds 17 points, and Avery Bradley…
How Cauley-Stein and Fox helped the Kings hold off Mitchell and the Jazz
The Sacramento Kings beat the Utah Jazz 119-110 Wednesday behind strong games from Willie Cauley-Stein and De’Aaron Fox while surviving a 35-point night from Donovan Mitchell. Here are three takeaways from the game.
Ohio River agency holds off vote on dropping pollution rules
CINCINNATI (AP) — A commission that watches over the Ohio River's health has put off a vote on whether to move away from its role of setting pollution standards for
No. 2 UConn holds off No. 10 Buffalo to advance to Sweet 16
STORRS - It had the makings of countless other games played over years of unrivaled brilliance A laugher. A rout. Whatever you want to call it, that's where this NCAA Tournament game was headed. No. 2 UConn burst out of the gates against Buffalo with 15 straight points. The Huskies' lead grew to 19 and then 21. And still, somehow, they found themselves sweating late. The Huskies held off a valiant fourth-quarter surge by No. 10 Buffalo on Sunday to punch their ticket…
Baker holds off La Grande, 20-18
By Gerry Steele firstname.lastname@example.org Baker’s defense dominated play most of the game Friday, then held off a last-ditch La Grande rally to edge the Tigers 20-18 in a nonleague football game at Bulldog Memorial Stadium. La Grande had a chance to tie the game with 1:36 remaining, but a two-point