Posts Tagged Florida

Big East schools take top billing at ACC women’s tourney

Duke women's basketball players, including Amber Henson (30), Jenna Frush (35),  Ka'lia Johnson (14), react after defeating North Carolina 81-80 on Sunday, March 1, 2015 at Cameron Indoor Stadium in Durham, N.C.   (AP Photo/The Herald-Sun, Christine T. Nguyen)

The Atlantic Coast Conference women’s basketball tournament has a Big East feel to it.

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Harrington survives a splash and ends a long drought

Padraig Harrington poses for photographers after winning the Honda Classic golf tournament on the second playoff hole against Daniel Berger, Monday, March 2, 2015, in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. (AP Photo/Luis M. Alvarez)

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Even in the midst of a drought so long it looked as though Padraig Harrington’s best golf was behind him, he never stopped working.

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Stewart scores 29, top-ranked UConn beats USF 88-65

Connecticut forward Breanna Stewart (30) shoots over South Florida guard Shalethia Stringfield, front left, and forward Laura Ferreira during the first half of an NCAA women's college basketball game Monday, March 2, 2015, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — It was a mini test at best, yet Geno Auriemma felt it was just what top-ranked Connecticut needed heading into the postseason.

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Tigers SS Iglesias back on field in win over Fla Southern

LAKELAND, Fla. (AP) — Detroit shortstop Jose Iglesias played in his first game in more than a year, and the Tigers beat Florida Southern 12-2 Monday at spring training.

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Hernandez prosecutors want jury told about Florida shooting

Aaron Hernandez, left, sits with his attorney Charles Rankin during the murder trial of the former New England Patriots tight end at Bristol County Superior Court Monday March 2, 2015, in Fall River, Ma. Hernandez is accused of the June 2013 killing of Odin Lloyd. (AP Photo/The Boston Globe, Aram Boghosian, Pool)

FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) — Prosecutors in the murder trial of former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez asked the judge Monday to let them tell jurors about his involvement in a friend’s shooting in Florida, saying it contradicts the argument his defense team has presented: He would not shoot a friend.

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