The Blue Devils will always face the issues inherent when a short bench and the ACC's oddly spasmodic schedule collide, so the 72-65 win over Louisville was notable not only for the victory but for surmounting a scenario that has so often derailed Duke this season.
The union that represents the Women's World Cup-winning American national team opposed an expedited schedule in the lawsuit filed against it by the U.S. Soccer Federation last week, insisting that no collective bargaining agreement exists.
This was the spot of happy times for the Los Angeles Clippers last season. Blake Griffin and Austin Rivers mimicked each other's style of play during a morning shoot-around, with video of Griffin's spoof going viral before a laugher against the Philadelphia 76ers.
Malcolm Bernard scored 27 and grabbed a career-best 14 rebounds, while freshman Justin Ravenal hit six 3-pointers and finished with 20 points — both season highs — to help Florida A&M snap a three-game skid and beat Delaware State 96-95 in double overtime Monday night.
N.C. A&T State University women’s swim team faced off Saturday against Howard University in the last NCAA Division I meet between two historically black colleges. The university is disbanding its swim program, leaving Howard as the only institution among the nation’s 100-plus Historically Black Colleges and Universities with a Division I swimming and diving program.