GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) -- A career night by J.T. Tiller put Missouri one win away from its first trip to the Final Four. Memphis' 27-game winning streak, meanwhile, is history.
Tiller scored a career-high 23 points -- 15 more than his season average -- and Missouri held off Memphis' frantic rally for a 102-91 win Thursday night in the semifinals of the West Regional.More »
GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) -- After cruising through the first two rounds of the NCAA tournament, Connecticut found itself in trouble for the first time.
Thanks to Hasheem Thabeet, the top-seeded Huskies weren't in trouble for long.More »
BOSTON (AP) -- Levance Fields gave Pittsburgh the lead with a 3-pointer with 50.9 seconds left, then scored off his steal as the Panthers advanced to the regional finals for the first time in 35 years with a 60-55 win over Xavier on Thursday night.
Top-seeded Pitt (31-4) trailed 54-52 before its point guard connected. Then he poked the ball away from B.J. Raymond and went in for the layup with 23.9 seconds to go.More »
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- CC Sabathia will start both the regular season and home opener for the New York Yankees.
Manager Joe Girardi said Thursday the left-hander will pitch the season opener at Baltimore on April 6, and will also throw the first regular-season pitch at the new Yankee Stadium 10 days later against Cleveland.More »
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) Tiger Woods was in the water, in the trees and in a foul mood. Eight consecutive one-putts, including four straight birdies, changed his fortunes Thursday in the Arnold Palmer Invitational.
Woods, the defending champion and a five-time winner at Bay Hill, shot a 2-under 68 that left him two shots out of the lead shared by Tim Herron and Jeff Overton.More »
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -The Boston Celtics might be taking an extra road trip to defend their title.
It's a detour that might go through the Magic Kingdom.More »