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U. of U. girls’s basketball holds off Arizona State, 75-71, on Senior Day

College of Utah girls’s basketball coach Lynne Roberts has herself a younger workforce. In flip, each milestone, regardless of how small, marks progress within the Pac-12, which has been one of many elite convention’s in girls’s basketball this season. For any progress the Utes have made in 27 video games, they’ve had a lot of hassle towards ranked opponents. That modified on Sunday afternoon because the Utes overcame a double-digit first-half deficit, then held off No. 21 Arizona State, 75-71, on Senior Day on the Huntsman Middle. The win over…

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Michigan sex-misconduct claims mirror Ohio State physician case

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — When the College of Michigan introduced final week that allegations of decades-old sexual misconduct by a sports activities physician have been below investigation, former wrestler Mike DiSabato was shocked by the parallels to an abuse scandal at his alma mater, Ohio State. The accusations by a number of individuals in opposition to Dr. Robert E. Anderson at Michigan instantly known as to thoughts claims DiSabato and tons of of different males made about Dr. Richard Strauss at Ohio State. The 2 circumstances had placing similarities.…

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State schools: Utah Valley basketball downs Grand Canyon 92-80

Orem • Brandon Averette scored a career-high 23 factors as Utah Valley topped Grand Canyon 92-80 on Saturday in entrance of a season-best crowd of 6,600. Isaiah White added 15 factors and 7 rebounds for Utah Valley (11-17, 5-Eight Western Athletic Convention), which swept a regular-season sequence from the Antelopes for the primary time because the 2014-15 season. Casdon Jardine added 14 factors, Jamison Overton had 12 and and TJ Washington had a career-high 13 assists. Utah Valley posted a season-high 26 assists on 29 area targets. Alessandro Lever had…

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South Sevier edges previous Choose Memorial, 47-46, for 3A state title

Taylorsville • As South Sevier’s Cassie Johnson thought in regards to the little floater she hit with three seconds to play that gave her crew a wild 47-46 victory over Choose Memorial and the Class 3A state ladies’ basketball title Saturday evening, she got here to an fascinating conclusion. “It was the facility of my crew, the friendship and the bonding that helped that ball go in,” she mentioned. “This has all the time been a dream. It means every part.” The 2 elegant groups, one a personal college from…

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State schools: Utah falls to No. 11 Arizona in girls’s basketball, 85-69

The College of Utah girls’s basketball program’s third-quarter rally fell brief towards No. 11 Arizona, and the Wildcats prevailed 85-69 Friday on the Huntsman Middle. Freshman Brynna Maxwell led the Utes (12-14, 5-10 Pac-12) with 22 factors, taking pictures 6 of 10 from the ground and 5 of eight from the arc, and in addition taking pictures an ideal 5 for five from the free-throw line. She added a career-high 5 assists whereas additionally grabbing 4 rebounds and a steal. Arizona led by 17 factors early within the third quarter,…

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Gophers forge tie at Penn State, however drop additional convention level

Jack LaFontaine had a career-high 54 saves and the Gophers held on for a 3-Three tie towards Penn State on Friday. The Nittany Lions scored in a 3-on-Three additional time interval to earn the additional convention level to stay in first place. Tyler Nanne, Ben Meyers and Bryce Brodzinski scored for Minnesota. The Gophers rallied from one-goal deficits twice with Nanne scoring within the second interval to lock the sport at 1-1. Ben Meyers’ eighth objective of the season tied the sport at 2-2 within the third. After Brodzinski gave the…

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Penn State settles ‘excellent points’ with Paterno household

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Penn State and the household of the late head soccer coach Joe Paterno introduced Friday they’ve resolved “excellent points” that had divided them, eight years after he was fired following Jerry Sandusky’s baby molestation arrest. The college issued an announcement, learn by the chairman of the college board at a gathering, that it had agreed to pay “sure of the Paterno household’s bills” and wished to maneuver ahead. The quantity was not disclosed. “It’s time to come collectively and commit our energies solely to training, analysis…

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Salt Lake Metropolis lecturers planning Feb. 28 walkout to march to Utah State Capitol

Academics in Salt Lake Metropolis are planning a walkout subsequent week — a protest to use strain to the Utah State Legislature because it decides how a lot cash it would allocate to the state’s training system. A rally is ready for 1 p.m. on the Federal Constructing, 125 S. State St. Academics will then stroll up Capitol Hill to the statehouse, the place a brief program, along with the Utah Schooling Affiliation, will happen at 2 p.m. underneath the rotunda. Attendees are inspired to put on pink to indicate…

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Shahid guides North Dakota State previous South Dakota 77-74

VERMILLION, S.D. (AP) — Vinnie Shahid poured in 27 factors to steer North Dakota State to a 77-74 victory over South Dakota on Wednesday evening, stretching the Bison successful streak to seven video games. Shahid sank 7 of 16 photographs, together with simply 1 of 5 from 3-point vary, however he made 12 of 14 free throws for the Bison (20-7, 11-2 Summit League). Rocky Kreuser completed with 15 factors, whereas Tyson Ward added 14 factors and 7 rebounds. Tyree Eady scored 10 with 9 rebounds. Tyler Peterson had 18…

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Utah State males’s basketball will get fifth straight win in 78-58 victory over Wyoming

Logan • Dribbling the ball off their ft. Air-balling free throws. Getting their pictures blocked by Neemias Queta. It doesn’t matter what the Wyoming Cowboys wished to do, they only couldn’t do it. And the Utah State Aggies took benefit in an enormous means. The Aggies beat the Cowboys 78-58 Wednesday at The Spectrum. Utah State (22-7, 11-5 Mountain West) gained its fifth straight sport whereas handing Wyoming (6-20, 1-14 MW) its fourth consecutive loss. Senior guard Sam Merrill, who was acknowledged earlier than the sport for eclipsing 2,000 profession…

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