No. 15 Kentucky pulls out 76-74 OT win at No. 18 Texas Tech

Kentucky's Nick Richards (4) and Texas Tech's TJ Holyfield fight for a rebound during overtime in Saturday's game in Lubbock, Texas. No. 15 Kentucky edged the No. 18 Red Raiders, 76-74. (Brad Tollefson/AP Photo)

Nick Richards scored seven of his 25 points in overtime and had 14 rebounds as No. 15 Kentucky beat No. 18 Texas Tech 76-74 in the only Big 12/SEC Challenge game featuring two ranked teams. Richards' two free throws with 10 seconds left were the...

Top 25 men's and women's basketball roundup

Kansas center Udoka Azubuike (35) rebounds against Tennessee forward John Fulkerson during the second half of Saturday's game at Lawrence, Kan. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)

Devon Dotson scored 22 points, Udoka Azubuike added 18 and No. 3 Kansas beat Tennessee 74-68 Saturday in the Big 12/SEC Challenge.

Washington State's Anthony Gordon leads North in Senior Bowl

North quarterback Anthony Gordon of Washington State scrambles for yardage during the second half of the Senior Bowl on Saturday in Mobile, Ala. Gordon threw two touchdowns in the North’s 31-17 win. (Butch Dill/AP Photo)

Washington State quarterback Anthony Gordon led the North to three touchdowns in the third quarter of a 31-17 victory over the South in the Senior Bowl on Saturday

Indiana uses late charge to beat No. 11 Michigan State 67-63

Indiana forward Joey Brunk shoots over Michigan State forward Marcus Bingham Jr. in the first half of Thursday's game in Bloomington, Ind. Indiana upset the No. 11 Spartans, 67-63. (Darron Cummings/AP Photo)

Joey Brunk scored 14 points including a key layup with 1 minute left to play and Jerome Hunter made two late free throws to close out Indiana's 67-63 victory over No. 11 Michigan State

Top 25 men's and women's basketball roundup

Louisville guard Dana Evans drives to the basket past Virginia guard Dominique Toussaint during the second half of Thursday's game in Louisville, Ky. Fifth-ranked Louisville won, 71-56. (Timothy D. Easley/AP Photo)

Dana Evans scored 21 points and No. 5 Louisville beat Virginia 71-56 Thursday night for its 11th straight win


If you think picking an all-decade girls' hoop team is easy, think again

So much for an all-decade team serving as an amusing distraction. This was hard. And also testimony...


NCAA's Emmert: 'Our job' to solve athlete compensation

NCAA President Mark Emmert, center, speaks to reporters alongside Michael V. Drake, right, chair of the board and president of The Ohio State University at Thursday's NCAA convention in Anaheim, Calif. (Mark J. Terrill/AP Photo)

NCAA President Mark Emmert said many view college sports as fundamentally unfair to athletes during a 20-minute session in a crowded ballroom at the Anaheim Convention Center

Big 12 suspends four players from KU-KSU brawl 25 games total

Kansas forward Silvio De Sousa (22) walks out of the crowd after a brawl during the second half of a college men's basketball game Tuesday against Kansas State in Lawrence, Kan. (Orlin Wagner/AP Photo)

The Big 12 has suspended four players from Kansas and Kansas State a combined 25 games for their roles in a melee that spilled off the court

No. 2 Baylor women beat TCU 66-57 for 46th straight Big 12 win

Baylor guard DiDi Richards drives to the basket against Texas Christian guard Kianna Ray during the second half of Wednesday's game in Fort Worth, Texas. Second-ranked Baylor won, 66-57. (Ray Carlin/AP Photo)

The No. 2 Baylor women kept their Big 12 winning streak alive with a hard-fought 66-57 win at TCU

No. 10 Seton Hall 73, Providence 64

Providence's Nate Watson shoots over Seton Hall's Myles Powell (13) as Quincy McKnight watches during the first half of Wednesday's game in Newark, N.J. No. 10 Seton Hall won, 73-64. (Frank Franklin II/AP Photo)

Romaro Gill matched his career high with 17 points to make up for a rare sub-par game by Myles Powell and No. 10 Seton Hall outlasted Providence 73-64 on Wednesday night for its ninth straight victory


UConn announces football series with Buffalo, Utah State

UConn football has agreed to football series with Buffalo and Utah State.


No. 3 UConn women rout East Carolina 98-42

UConn's Christyn Williams (13) brings the ball up the court against East Carolina during the No. 3 Huskies' 98-42 AAC victory on Saturday in Greenville, N.C. (AP Photo/Karl B DeBlaker)

Christyn Williams scored 26 points, Megan Walker had 15 points and 12 rebounds and No. 3 UConn pulled away after the first quarter for a 98-42 victory at East Carolina on Saturday.

Nelson-Ododa gave UConn women a much-needed spark

Connecticut's Olivia Nelson-Ododa (20) passes the ball under pressure from Tennessee in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game, Thursday, Jan. 23, 2020, in Hartford, Conn. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)

No. 3 UConn, fresh off Thursday's 60-45 win over No. 23 Tennessee, has a quick turnaround with an American Athletic Conference road trip to East Carolina on Saturday.

UConn beats Tennessee 60-45 in renewal of historic series

Tennessee's Lou Brown, left, and UConn's Aubrey Griffin fight for possession of the ball in the first half Thursday's game at the XL Center in Hartford. The No. 3 Huskies beat the No. 23 Lady Vols 60-45. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)

Thirteen years after the last time they met, the night Candace Parker dunked for the Lady Vols at the XL Center, No. 3 UConn and No. 23 Tennessee renewed their series back in Hartford with UConn winning the reboot 60-45.

UConn vs. Tennessee rivalry renewed in women's hoops Thursday

In this Jan. 16, 1995, file photo, UConn's Rebecca Lobo (50) pulls in a rebound as Tennessee's Abby Conklin (52) and Tiffani Johnson, right, defend. (Bob Child/AP File Photo)

After a 13-year absence, the teams will play again Thursday night, broadcast at 7 p.m. on ESPN from Hartford.


Clark takes over role Lisk started as Black Wolves GM

Rich Lisk, left, outgoing general manager of the New England Black Wolves, talks with head coach Glenn Clark, who will also assume GM duties, prior to a recent game at Mohegan Sun Arena. (Photo courtesy of New England Black Wolves)

In October, the New England Black Wolves' two heads of state, general manager Rich Lisk and head coach Glenn Clark, vacationed together in Key West.

Coast Guard men battle, but Springfield's just too good

Coast Guard Academy's Noah Baldez (3) drives between Springfield's Robert Baum (32) and Collin Lindsay (21) during Saturday's game in New London, where the Pride beat the Bears 94-82. (Dana Jensen/The Day)

Coast Guard earned its first NEWMAC win of the season against Clark last week, a school sitting in first place at the time. Its reward Saturday: Springfield, another team sharing the lead in the league. The Bears lost, 94-82.

Local colleges: CGA's Detwiler wins title at All-Academy Championships

Coast Guard Academy's Paul Detwiler won the 184-pound championship and the Bears finished fourth in the seven-team All-Academy Championships wrestling meet on Saturday at the Air Force Academy.


James passes Bryant on NBA scoring list in Lakers' loss

Lakers forward LeBron James goes up for the shot with 76ers forward Tobias Harris, right, and Shake Milton, center left, defending during the first half of Saturday's game in Philadelphia. The 76ers won, 108-91. (Chris Szagola/AP Photo)

LeBron James scored 29 points and moved past Kobe Bryant for third on the NBA's career scoring list

NBA roundup

The Cavaliers' Collin Sexton drives on Chicago's Kris Dunn in the first half of Saturday's game in Cleveland. Dunn, the former New London standout, had 10 points, five rebounds, four assists and three steals for Chicago in its 118-106 win. (Ron Schwane/AP Photo)

Rudy Gobert had 22 points, 17 rebounds and five blocks to propel the surging Utah Jazz to a 112-107 come-from-behind victory over the Dallas Mavericks


Auto Racing

6 a.m., NBCSN — IMSA Rolex 24 from Daytona Beach, Fla.

Noon, Ch. 30 — IMSA Rolex 24 from Daytona Beach, Fla.


Noon, CBSSN — NCAA men: Tulsa at UConn from Hartford.

Noon, ESPNU — NCAA women: Fordham at Dayton.

1 p.m., Ch. 3 — NCAA men: Maryland at Indiana.

1 p.m., NESN, YES — NCAA women: Clemson at Virginia Tech.

2 p.m., CBSSN — NCAA men: South Florida at Houston.

2 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA women: Temple at Cincinnati.

3 p.m., Ch. 61 — NCAA men: Michigan State at Minnesota.

3:30 p.m., NBA TV — NBA: Houston Rockets at Denver Nuggets.

4 p.m., CBSSN — NCAA men: San Diego State at UNLV.

4 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA women: Oregon at Oregon State.

4 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA men: Loyola Chicago at Northern Iowa.

4 p.m., FS1 — NCAA men: Xavier at Creighton.

5 p.m., Ch. 61 — NCAA men: UCLA at Oregon.

6 p.m., NBCSB, ESPN — NBA: Boston Celtics at New Orleans Pelicans.

6 p.m., MSG, YES, WFAN (660-AM) — NBA: Brooklyn Nets at New York Knicks.

6 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA men: Stanford at California.

6:30 p.m., FS1 — NCAA women: St. John's at Seton Hall.

8:30 p.m., FS1 — NCAA women: West Virginia at Texas Christian.

9 p.m., NBA TV — NBA: Indiana Pacers at Portland Trail Blazers.


2 p.m., FS1 — PBA: Oklahoma Open from Shawnee.

Figure Skating

3 p.m., Ch. 30 — U.S. Championships men's free skate from Greensboro, N.C.

9 p.m., NBCSN — European Championships ladies free skate from Graz, Austria. (taped today)


3 p.m., Ch. 8, ESPN, WFAN (660-AM) — NFL: Pro Bowl from Orlando, Fla.

10:30 p.m., CBSSN — NCAA: Hula Bowl from Honolulu.


3:30 a.m., Golf Channel — European PGA: Dubai Desert Classic from United Arab Emirates.

1 p.m., Golf Channel — PGA: Farmers Insurance Open from San Diego.

3 p.m., Ch. 3 — PGA: Farmers Insurance Open from San Diego.

3 p.m., Golf Channel — LPGA: The Gainbridge at Boca Rio from Palm Beach, Fla.


3:30 p.m., SNY — NCAA men: UConn vs. Yale in Connecticut Ice consolation from Bridgeport.

7 p.m., SNY — NCAA men: Quinnipiac vs. Sacred Heart in Connecticut Ice final from Bridgeport.

8 p.m., NHL Network — AHL All-Star Game skills competition from Ontario, Calif.


Noon, Ch. 3 — PBR: Long Live Cowboys Classic from Sacramento, Calif.

6 p.m., CBSSN — PBR: Long Live Cowboys Classic from Sacramento, Calif.


9:30 a.m., FS1 — Bundesliga: Hoffenheim at Werder Bremen.

11:55 a.m., ESPN2 — Serie A: Lazio at AS Roma.

Noon, FS1 — Bundesliga: Fortuna Dusseldorf at Bayer Leverkusen. 


7 p.m., Tennis Channel — Australian Open from Melbourne.

9 p.m., ESPN2 — Australian Open from Melbourne.

Winter Sports

12:30 p.m., NBCSN — World Cup women's Super G skiing from Bankso, Bulgaria. (taped today)

11 p.m., NBCSN — World Cup men's ski jumping from Zakopane, Poland. (taped today)

1 a.m. (Monday), NBCSN — World Cup bobsledding from Koenigssee, Germany. (taped today)