• Alcorn State tops Jackson State 14-10

    JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Arron Baker’s 1-yard touchdown run near the end of the third quarter proved to be the game winner and Alcorn State beat Jackson State 14-10.

  • In this Nov. 23, 2015 photo, Republican presidential candidate, Dr. Ben Carson holds a news conference after a rally in Pahrump, Nev.  For many African Americans _ the vast majority of them Democrats _ there are two Carsons: one a genius doctor, and an inspirational speaker and writer who talks of limitless horizons, and the other a presidential candidate whose conservative politics have rocketed him to the top of the Republican primary polls.    (AP Photo/John Locher)

    As many African-American see it, there are 2 Ben Carsons

    FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Ayauna King-Baker loved Ben Carson’s “Gifted Hands” memoir so much that she made her daughter Shaliya read it. So when Carson showed up in town to sign copies of his new book, King-Baker dragged the giggly 13-year-old along to the bookstore so they could both meet him.

  • Jackson State overwhelms Savannah State 69-42

    JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Paris Collins scored 19 points with 7-for-14 shooting to lead Jackson State to a 69-42 win over Savannah State on Friday night.

  • North Carolina's Brice Johnson dunks during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Kansas State on Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2015, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

    No. 9 Tar Heels use late surge to down Kansas State, 80-70

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — North Carolina coach Roy Williams runs a drill in practice designed to mimic exactly what the Tar Heels faced against Kansas State, an eight-point deficit in the closing minutes.

  • Rowe leads Tennessee State over Jackson State 86-82

    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Torrance Rowe scored a career-high 35 points, including nine in overtime, leading Tennessee Tech to an 86-82 win over Jackson State Tuesday night.

  • Semifinal game postponed due to snow, field conditions

    JACKSON, Mich. (AP) — Heavy snow and less than optimum field conditions have forced the postponement of a Michigan high school football state semifinal game.