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BC men’s basketball defeats URI in 2K Empire Classic consolation game

Wynston Tabbs recorded his first career double-double (16 points, 10 rebounds) to lead the Eagles to their first win of the season, 69-64.

Dustin Johnson, Bryson DeChambeau part of stellar Saudi field in February

Paul Casey, who said he would not play the tournament when it began in 2019, noting his sponsorship of UNICEF, is also in the field.

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Tampa Bay outfielder Randy Arozarena released from Mexican jail

Arozarena's former partner told a judge she did not want to press charges after settling a custody dispute.

Naples’ mayor begins process to rename stadium for Maradona

The mayor of Naples started the formal process to rename the San Paolo stadium for Diego Maradona on Thursday.

Boston College men’s basketball team puts a scare into No. 3 Villanova before succumbing

The Eagles had a 9-point second-half lead before the Wildcats took over.

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Alabama football coach Nick Saban tests positive for COVID-19

Offensive coordinator Steve Sarkisian will take over for the quarantining 69-year-old coach when the No. 1 Crimson Tide face No. 22 Auburn Saturday.

National Women’s Hockey League to hold season in a Lake Placid bubble

The Boston Pride and the league's five other teams will gather in late January for a two-week season that includes playoffs.

Versatile star Bam Adebayo strikes it rich with Miami Heat

The 6-foot-10-inch center agreed on a five-year extension that will be worth at least $163 million.