McCaw, Poyser lead UNLV over Colorado State 87-80

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Patrick McCaw had 20 points, Jalen Poyser set career highs with 19 points, five rebounds and six assists and UNLV beat Colorado State 87-80 on Saturday night.

Ike Nwamu added 14 points...

Surprises and the expected doom Air Force at San Diego State

By: BRENT BRIGGEMAN brent.briggeman@gazette.com

SAN DIEGO - Air Force seems to finally be conditioned to expect the unexpected.

On Saturday, the Falcons learned in the afternoon that it would face San Diego State without center Zach Moer. Then, in the...

Lewis-Palmer's Becca Hetrick, Meredith Rees key tie for 8th

By: BRENT W. NEW preps@gazette.com

FORT COLLINS - It's the small details that transformed Lewis-Palmer's Becca Hetrick into one of the state's best high school divers.

Heck, just this last summer she and dive coach Alan Arata spent two weeks...

Wild fire coach Mike Yeo following 8th straight loss

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Wild fired coach Mike Yeo on Saturday night and named John Torchetti the interim replacement, a few hours after their eighth straight loss and 13th in the last 14...

Cheyenne Mountain takes 3rd at 4A swimming and diving meet

By: KATIE O'KEEFE preps@gazette.com

THORNTON - By the time Cheyenne Mountain was set to compete in the final race of the 4A state girls' swimming and diving meet, the Indians knew they couldn't win the meet.

At 77 points behind leader Valor...

Saturday's prep roundup: Cheyenne Mountain wins wrestling regional, sends 11 to state

By: KEVIN CARMODY The Gazette

WRESTLING

4A Region 4

At Discovery Canyon: Cheyenne Mountain's breakthrough season on the mat continued as the Indians, behind five regional champions, outscored perennial 4A state powers Windsor and...

American teen Taylor Fritz reaches final in 3rd ATP event

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Teenager Taylor Fritz beat Ricardas Berankis of Lithuania 2-6, 6-3, 6-4 on Saturday to reach the Memphis Open final, extending his amazing run by becoming the youngest American to reach a...

Denny Hamlin wins opening Daytona race for 3rd time

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Joe Gibbs Racing opened a new season exactly where it left off last year: On top of the podium.

Denny Hamlin won the Sprint Unlimited — the kickoff to Speedweeks — on Saturday night...