• Vermont wins 17th straight, American East title, over Albany

    BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Payton Henson scored six of his 18 points in an 11-2 closing run and Vermont won its 17th straight game and captured the American East championship with a 62-50 win over Albany on Wednesday night.

  • NY woman hits half-court shot, then gets marriage proposal

    ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — It was quite a night for a New York state college basketball fan who made a half-court shot to win a $500 gift card, and then received a marriage proposal seconds later.