• Baylor AD Rhoades says school has been transparent with NCAA

    NEW YORK (AP) — Baylor athletic director Mack Rhoades says the school will continue to be transparent with the NCAA as the association investigates whether any of its rules were broken while former coach Art Briles was running the football program.

  • UCF’s decision to hire Johnny Dawkins paying major dividends

    ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Johnny Dawkins’s arrived at UCF with a promise to turn the men’s basketball program around.

  • Barry Manilow joins concert to help human rights groups

    NEW YORK (AP) — Barry Manilow is adding his legendary voice to a concert series in New York City that raises money for human rights organizations.

  • Correction: Whitney Biennial-Emmett Till Protest story

    NEW YORK (AP) — In a story March 23 about a protest at the Whitney Museum of American Art, The Associated Press erroneously reported the length of the demonstration. Artist Parker Bright spent two days standing in front of a painting of lynching victim Emmett Till, not several days over a week.

  • Lillard scores 30, Trail Blazers rout Knicks 110-95

    PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Damian Lillard scored 30 points and the Portland Trail Blazers never trailed in a 110-95 victory over the New York Knicks on Thursday night.

  • Nets beat Suns 126-98 for 1st two-game win streak of season

    NEW YORK (AP) — Brook Lopez scored 19 points, K.J. McDaniels had a season-high 16 and the Brooklyn Nets beat the Phoenix Suns 126-98 on Thursday night to give them consecutive victories for the first time this season.

  • Not what was expected in East Regional semifinals

    NEW YORK (AP) — The folks at Madison Square Garden were drooling at the thought of a Duke-Villanova regional final. Two schools that consider the Garden a home away from home in a No. 1 seed vs. No. 2 seed dream matchup that would make MSG the place to be this weekend.

  • Ladd gets go-ahead goal in third, Islanders beat Rangers 3-2

    NEW YORK (AP) — After getting off to a slow start, the New York Islanders rallied with a strong third period to get a big win in their playoff push.

  • Dallas Green, who managed Phillies to 1st title, dies at 82

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — As a big league pitcher, Dallas Green was pretty mediocre.

  • Rangers star goalie Lundqvist to return this weekend

    NEW YORK (AP) — New York Rangers star goalie Henrik Lundqvist will play this weekend after being sidelined since March 7 with a hip injury.