This Week’s Top 25 Fared

1. Kentucky (11-0) beat Columbia 56-46; beat No. 21 North Carolina 84-70. 2. Duke (8-0) did not play. 3. Arizona (10-0) beat Utah Valley 87-…

NBA Capsules

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Kobe Bryant passed Michael Jordan for third place on the NBA scoring list and had 10 points in the final five minutes to …

NFL Today, Week 15

SCOREBOARD Monday, Dec. 15 New Orleans at Chicago, 8:30 p.m. ESPN. The Saints and Bears come in with identical records (5-8) and are coming …

Spurs’ Parker out with hamstring strain

DENVER (AP) — The San Antonio Spurs were without ailing Tony Parker for Sunday night’s game at Denver. Parker was held out with a mild left …

Lions sweat out 16-14 win over Vikings

DETROIT (AP) — It was the type of kick that always seems to go through the uprights against the Detroit Lions. Nobody has ever made a field …

NCAA Division III Football Playoff Glance

All Times EST First Round Saturday, Nov. 22 Wabash 33, Franklin 14 Widener 36, Muhlenberg 35 Christopher Newport 29, Delaware Valley 26 Wesl…

Boise State beats Southern Utah 79-60

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Derrick Marks scored 30 points to lead Boise State to a 79-60 victory over Southern Utah on Sunday. James Webb III added…

Jets win 1st road game, beat Titans 16-11

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Rex Ryan’s tenuous future with the New York Jets isn’t stopping the coach from trying to win as much as he can on hi…

No. 8 Kentucky women beat Belmont 71-55

LEXINGTON (AP) — Azia Bishop scored a season-high 15 points and had 12 rebounds in No. 8 Kentucky’s 71-55 victory over Belmont on Sunday nig…

No. 8 Kentucky women beat Belmont 71-55

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky senior Azia Bishop hasn’t started the past two games for the eighth-ranked Wildcats. She doesn’t seem to mind…