• Testing required at private schools in Nevada choice program

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — Standardized tests are a given in public school, and they’re mandatory for Nevada private schools participating in the state’s budding school-choice program.

  • UAlbany suspends coaches 1 game for recruiting violation

    ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — University at Albany men’s basketball coach Will Brown and associate head coach John Iati have been suspended for one game for an NCAA recruiting violation.

  • 2 high school coaches on leave amid hazing allegations

    JONESBORO, Ark. (AP) — Two coaches at the Westside School District in Jonesboro are on paid administrative leave as the school investigates possible hazing involving the football team.

  • Calhoun, Alexander help Tennessee Tech beat Boyce 105-48

    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Shaq Calhoun scored 20 points on 8-of-9 shooting and Courtney Alexander had a double-double to help Tennessee Tech beat Division II Boyce College 105-48 on Thursday night.

  • Student kicked off Kansas basketball team in anthem flap

    WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A Muslim student athlete who refused to observe the national anthem for religious reasons at a basketball game in Kansas has been kicked off the team following altercations with a team supporter, who accused him of disrespecting the American flag, and a coach.

  • 3 indicted in fatal carjacking of St. Louis-area coach

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — Three people have been charged in a series of carjackings in St. Louis, including a crime that resulted in the death of a high school football coach.

  • Posts threatening shooting at Deming High cause stir

    DEMING, N.M. (AP) — Anonymous social media threats forced more than 1,000 Deming High School students to stay home as administers worked to quell fears about possible violence.