• Southeast Missouri State makes 14 3s, beats Quincy 102-66

    CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — Freshman Alex Caldwell made five 3-pointers and finished with 15 points to lead six in double-figure scoring as Southeast Missouri State rolled to a 102-66 victory over Division II Quincy on Monday night for its first win of the season.

  • AP Explains: The latest in Sri Lanka’s political crisis

    NEW DELHI (AP) — Sri Lanka is in the midst of a political crisis set off by the president’s decisions to remove the South Asian island nation’s prime minister, dissolve Parliament and call snap elections.

  • Rideau makes late FTs, USF beats Austin Peay 74-70 in OT

    TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — LaQuincy Rideau made two free throws with 2.7 seconds left in overtime and scored 17 points, helping South Florida beat Austin Peay 74-70 on Monday night.

  • No. 7 North Carolina beats Stanford 90-72 in 1st home game

    CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — Kenny Williams spent two games missing shot after shot in an unusually cold stretch for No. 7 North Carolina’s senior starting guard and top defensive player.

  • Devastation as deadly California blaze tallies grim stats

    PARADISE, Calif. (AP) — The dead were found in burned-out cars, in the smoldering ruins of their homes, or next to their vehicles, apparently overcome by smoke and flames before they could jump in behind the wheel and escape. In some cases, there were only charred fragments of bone, so small that coroner’s investigators used a wire basket to sift and sort them.

    Updated: 8:36 pm

  • Wilson-Frame scores 24, Pitt tops Troy 84-75 to move to 3-0

    PITTSBURGH (AP) — Xavier Johnson glanced down at the box score and shrugged. Sure, the Pittsburgh freshman understands the numbers he put up during an 84-75 victory over Troy on Monday night — when he scored 15 points to go with nine assists and seven rebounds — looked impressive for someone playing his third collegiate game.

  • Lundqvist ties Plante on NHL wins list, Rangers beat Canucks

    NEW YORK (AP) — Henrik Lundqvist stopped 25 shots to lead the surging New York Rangers to a 2-1 victory over the Vancouver Canucks on Monday night.

  • Police: 3 people shot and wounded at Albuquerque business

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Police say three people have been shot and wounded at a business in southeast Albuquerque and they’re searching for a suspect.

  • Carter scores 24, Ohio beats Campbell 81-73

    ATHENS, Ohio (AP) — Jason Carter scored 24 points, Doug Taylor had 14 points and 10 rebounds, and Ohio beat Campbell 81-73 on Monday night.

  • Binghamton beats Division III Misericordia 107-64

    BINGHAMTON, N.Y. (AP) — Freshman Sam Sessoms six Binghamton players, including all five starters, in double-figures with 18 points and Binghamton beat Division III Misericordia 107-64 on Monday night.