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Texas Tech tops No. 22 Texas 37-34 with FG in wild OT finish

Wolff kicked a 20-yard field goal in overtime, lifting the Red Raiders over No. 22 Texas

LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Texas Tech kicker Trey Wolff had fans ready to celebrate like they hadn’t in 14 years with what they thought was a game-winner in the final seconds. Turns out they just had to wait a little…

No. 17 Baylor wins Big 12 opener over Iowa State, 31-24

Shapen completed 19 of his 26 passes, connecting with 11 receivers.

AMES, Iowa (AP) — A tough loss two weeks ago prepared No. 17 Baylor for Saturday’s Big 12 opener at Iowa State. After a double-overtime defeat at BYU, Bears quarterback Blake Shapen was ready for a rowdy Jack Trice Stadium…

Robinson’s 3 TDs power No. 21 Texas over UTSA 41-20

Hudson Card got the start at quarterback for Texas (2-1) in place of the injured Quinn Ewers.

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Bijan Robinson ran for 183 yards and three touchdowns, Jahdae Barron returned an interception 44 yards for a score in the third quarter and No. 21 Texas beat UTSA 41-20 on Saturday night. Texas trailed 17-7…

Daniels’ 5 touchdowns power Kansas past Houston 48-30

Clayton Tune was 22 of 31 for 260 yards, a touchdown and an interception

HOUSTON (AP) — Jalon Daniels threw for 158 yards and three touchdowns and rushed for 123 yards and two scores as Kansas improved to 3-0 for the first time since 2009 with a 48-30 win over Houston on Saturday. Daniels…

Shapen, Reese lead No. 17 Baylor to 42-7 win over Texas St

Shapen completed 15 of 26 passes for 184 yards

WACO, Texas (AP) — Baylor quarterback Blake Shapen faked a handoff and took off untouched for a 35-yard touchdown run just before halftime, when Texas State thought it had a fourth-down stop, and the 17th-ranked Bears went on to a…

App State uses 2 turnovers to stun No. 6 Texas A&M 17-14

The Aggies are certain to plummet in the poll after losing to an unranked opponent

COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — On paper, there was no reason to believe that Appalachian State would have a chance Saturday against No. 6 Texas A&M. But Mountaineers coach Shawn Clark, who makes 10 times less than the over $9…

Oklahoma QB Gabriel adjusts after transferring from UCF

He passed for more than 8,000 yards and 70 touchdowns at Central Florida while leading some of the nation’s most productive offenses

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Dillon Gabriel won’t let a higher profile or fancy new surroundings change his low-key approach. He has had plenty of success as a college quarterback -- he passed for more than 8,000 yards and 70 touchdowns…

Kansas rallies, beats North Carolina 72-69 to win NCAA title

It was the biggest comeback in title game history

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Kansas brought its fourth NCAA title back home Monday thanks to a second-half flurry that erased a 16-point deficit and eventually overcame North Carolina 72-69 in an epic battle of power programs. It was the biggest…

Kansas, North Carolina leaning on dynamic duos in title run

Kansas, North Carolina leaning on dynamic duos in title run

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — North Carolina’s top offensive priority, particularly early in a game, is to feed the ball to Armando Bacot in the post. Once the opposing team inevitably starts sending extra defenders at the Tar Heels’ big man,…

North Carolina takes out coach, Duke 81-77

The main event lived up to the hype

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski’s remarkable career came to thrilling and sudden close Saturday night after Caleb Love made a key 3-pointer and three late free throws to lift archrival North Carolina to a thrill-a-minute 81-77 victory…

Kansas cruises to 81-65 win over Villanova in Final Four

The Jayhawks earned a trip back to the national championship Saturday night

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Ochai Agbaji followed a celebrating stream of Kansas players off the floor at the Final Four, their shouts of “One more!” echoing all the way up the tunnel of the Superdome and right to the door…

Defending champion Stanford tops Texas 59-50 in Elite 8

The Cardinal (32-3) are headed to the Final Four for the 15th time in program history

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Lexie Hull scored 20 points in front of her hometown crowd, Haley Jones added 18 points, including four key free throws in the closing moments, and defending national champion Stanford toppled No. 2 seed Texas on…

Kansas races past Miami in 2nd half, reaches 16th Final Four

Kansas (32-6), the only No. 1 seed left in the NCAA Tournament, won the Midwest Region for the 13th time

CHICAGO (AP) — Ochai Agbaji was all over the court. David McCormack dominated inside, and Christian Braun connected from deep. With one dazzling finish, Kansas roared into the Final Four. Agbaji, McCormack and Braun led the top-seeded Jayhawks to a…

Saint Peter’s tops Purdue, makes 15 seed history

Daryl Banks III scored the tying and go-ahead baskets that pushed Saint Peter’s to the brink of the Final Four

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Doug Edert hopped on the press table and punched his fist in the air toward a delirious section of Saint Peter’s fans — aren’t they all? -- as his teammates thumped their chests and flashed eight fingers…

#15 St. Peter's Peacocks beat #3 Purdue to make history

PHILADELPHIA, Pennsylvania -- The Saint Peter's Peacocks made history as they beat #3 Purdue 67-64 Friday night to be the first ever 15-seed in NCAA history to make it to the Elite Eight. The Peacocks had nine steals and scored…

McCullar, Texas Tech beat Notre Dame 59-53 to reach Sweet 16

McCullar and Bryson Williams each scored 14 points for Texas Tech

SAN DIEGO (AP) — With a trip to the Sweet 16 on the line, Texas Tech’s swarming defense won out over Notre Dame’s vaunted 3-point shooting. It certainly wasn’t artistic, and that’s OK with the Red Raiders, the top defensive…

Tar Heels survive ejection, big rally, beat ’21 champ Baylor

Tar Heels are going to the Sweet 16 after knocking off the defending champions.

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — So much for the idea that North Carolina is soft against top-tier competition. These Tar Heels are going to the Sweet 16 after knocking off the defending champions. No, it wasn’t easy. The Tar Heels…

No. 18 Houston wins AAC tourney 71-53 over Memphis

Houston had a confetti-filled celebration on the court to mark the tournament title

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Fabian White Jr. and No. 18 Houston were a lock for the NCAA Tournament long before they clinched an automatic berth. Memphis didn’t have to wait long to find out it was going to the…

No. 18 Houston to AAC title game with 86-66 win over Tulane

Cougars advanced to their fourth consecutive American Athletic Conference Tournament championship game

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Kyler Edwards put more emphasis on what he needed to do for 18th-ranked Houston with standout forward Fabian White hurting. J’Wan Roberts was the player who actually had to replace the big man on the…

Surging Texas A&M stuns No. 4 Auburn 67-62 in SEC tourney

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Texas A&M isn’t done reviving its season after an arduous, month-long tailspin threatened its chances of earning a spot in the NCAA Tournament. The Aggies improved to 7-1 since an eight-game skid, bolstering their case to…

Smith’s 35 points helps No. 5 Baylor women win Big 12

Smith had a career-high 35 points with 12 rebounds in her senior day game

WACO, Texas (AP) — Another green-and-gold confetti celebration for NaLyssa Smith and fifth-ranked Baylor, and another Big 12 title that the Bears don’t have to share. Smith had a career-high 35 points with 12 rebounds in her senior day game…

Oklahoma State sinks No. 12 Texas Tech’s Big 12 title hopes

The Red Raiders (23-8, 12-6) needed a victory and losses by Baylor and Kansas to finished tied for the Big 12 lead.

STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — Bryce Thompson made a go-ahead 3-pointer with 19.4 seconds left and Oklahoma State beat No. 12 Texas Tech 52-51 on Saturday, eliminating the Red Raiders from the Big 12 title race. Terrence Shannon missed a contested…

Former Titans quarterback sends message to NFL scouts

Bailey Zappe will be at NFL combine

On a national sports talk radio show Monday, Bailey Zappe had a very simple message to NFL scouts. On CBS sports radio's the D.A. show, the former East quarterback told NFL scouts: 'I can play with anybody'. In his only…