• Liberty eases by North Alabama 72-47

    LYNCHBURG, Va. (AP) — Lovell Cabbil scored 20 points with a near-perfect shooting day and Liberty coasted to its seventh-straight win Monday night, defeating North Alabama 72-47.

  • Radford knocks off Longwood 72-59 for 7th straight win

    FARMVILLE, Va. (AP) — Carlik Jones scored 21 points, Big South player of the week Ed Polite Jr. had 13 points and eight rebounds and Radford beat Longwood 72-59 on Monday night to secure its seventh straight victory.

  • Casimir, Florida Gulf Coast cruise to 87-65 win over Stetson

    FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — Schadrac Casimir hit five 3-pointers and finished with 21 points to lead five Florida Gulf Coast players in double figures and the Eagles beat Stetson 87-65 on Monday night.

  • Frigid air, high winds sweet across Northeast; 6 dead

    CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Falling temperatures replaced the weekend’s falling snow Monday as bitter cold and gusty winds swept across the eastern United States.

    Updated: 6:53 pm

  • Dolphins must wait to seal deal with Patriots’ Flores

    MIAMI (AP) — While the 2018 NFL champion has yet to be crowned, much of the league is already looking ahead to the 2019 season, and so far the Miami Dolphins are in last place.

    Updated: 6:33 pm

  • New Mexico considers legalizing medically assisted suicide

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — State lawmakers are considering whether to legalize medically assisted suicide for terminally ill patients.

    Updated: 6:28 pm

  • Further sexual abuse claimed in South Korean skating

    SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — More South Korean female skaters are accusing their coaches of sexually abusing them, a group representing the athletes disclosed Monday following claims by two-time Olympic champion Shim Suk-hee that her former coach had repeatedly raped her.

    Updated: 5:55 pm

  • Bryant’s 2nd half keys 76-67 win over St. Francis (Pa.)

    SMITHFIELD, R.I. (AP) — Byron Hawkins scored 16 points with four 3-pointers, Adam Grant added 15 points and Bryant beat St. Francis (Pa.) 76-67 on Monday night.

  • Hurdles cleared, Patriots head to 3rd straight Super Bowl

    FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Tom Brady smiled his way through the week leading up to Sunday’s AFC championship game, mostly brushing aside questions about being an underdog for one of the few times during the Patriots’ unprecedented run of titles.

  • Russell has 31, Nets run past Kings for 123-94 win

    NEW YORK (AP) — When D’Angelo Russell finished punishing the Kings with his offense in the third quarter, the Nets shut them down with their defense.