Posts Tagged Florida

Action Express regroups, sets up tight finish at Rolex 24

The winners of the IMSA 24 hour auto race, from left to right, Kyle Larson, Tony Kanaan, Jamie McMurray and Scott Dixon celebrate in Victory Lane at Daytona International Speedway, Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015, in Daytona Beach, Fla. (AP Photo/John Raoux)

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Chip Ganassi bristles when his No. 02 team is called the “star car.”

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Boatright scores 28 as UConn beat USF 66-53

Connecticut’s Ryan Boatright, shoots over South Florida's Bo Zeigler, left, during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015, in Hartford, Conn. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Ryan Boatright scored a career-high 28 points, 19 in the second half, as UConn beat South Florida 66-53 on Sunday.

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Mississippi beats Florida 72-71

Florida guard Michael Frazier II (20), Mississippi guard Martavious Newby (1), and Florida forward Jon Horford (21) go for the ball during an NCAA college basketball game at the C.M. "Tad" Smith Coliseum in Oxford, Miss., Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015. (AP Photo/The Oxford Eagle, Bruce Newman)  MAGS OUT, NO SALES, MANDATORY CREDIT

OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — Jarvis Summers scored 16 points, including two free throws with 3.5 seconds remaining, to push Mississippi past Florida 72-71 on Saturday night.

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No. 15 North Carolina holds off Florida State 78-74 in ACC

North Carolina's Nate Britt, left, battles Florida State's Xavier Rathan-Mayes for the ball during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Saturday Jan. 24, 2015, in Chapel Hill, N.C. (AP Photo/Ellen Ozier)

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — Brice Johnson had 18 points and 14 rebounds to help No. 15 North Carolina beat Florida State 78-74 on Saturday.

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Wade hoping NBA can better police unruly fans

Miami Heat's Dwyane Wade, right, reacts to a foul call against him toward Charlotte Hornets'Marvin Williams, left, holding the ball during the second half of an NBA basketball game in Charlotte, N.C., Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015. The Hornets won 78-76. (AP Photo/Bob Leverone)

MIAMI (AP) — For making an obscene gesture toward heckling fans, Dwyane Wade was fined $15,000 by the NBA and even had his phone and television privileges revoked at home by his family.

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