Wilson Scores 34, Leads Detroit Over Youngstown State 96-87

DETROIT (AP) — Anton Wilson notched career highs with 34 points and nine rebounds, and Detroit erupted for 59 second-half points to beat Youngstown State 96-87 in each team’s Horizon League opener on Saturday. Trailing 43-37 at the break, Detroit (7-5) tallied 15 points in...

Peaceful protest followed by Oregon wildlife refuge action

BURNS, Ore. (AP) — A peaceful protest Saturday in support of an eastern Oregon ranching family facing jail time for arson was followed shortly afterward by an occupation of a building at a national wildlife refuge. Ammon Bundy, the son of Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy, who...

Kings beat Suns; coach Karl ties for 5th most wins

AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Sacramento Kings coach George Karl shrugged off his milestone 1,155th victory Saturday, preferring to focus on his team’s current plight rather than tying Phil Jackson for the fifth most career victories in NBA...

Iranian protesters damage Saudi embassy in Tehran

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Protesters in Iran, angered by the execution by Saudi Arabia of a prominent Shiite cleric, broke into the Saudi embassy in Tehran early Sunday, setting fires and throwing papers from the roof, Iranian media reported. The semiofficial ISNA news agency...

BC-BKC–Youngstown St.-Detroit Box

Donlan 8-14 0-0 22, Umude 5-5 3-4 13, Morse 7-16 10-14 24, Santiago 2-9 0-0 4, Andrews 4-9 3-4 13, Davis 1-2 0-1 2, Frantz 3-3 0-0 7, Kaufman 1-2 0-0 2, Nickels 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 31-60 16-23 87. Jenkins 2-9 2-2 6, Hogan 7-7 3-4 17, Wilson 10-18 11-11 34, McFolley 1-4 0-0 3, Bass...

Dayton Beats Duquesne 66-58 In A-10 Opener

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Charles Cooke scored 21 points and Dayton beat Duquesne 66-58 on Saturday in an Atlantic 10 opener. Dayton (11-2) survived a poor shooting day to top the Dukes. Neither team shot over 37 percent from the floor, and they combined to go 5 of 37 from beyond the...

Dolphins GM Dennis Hickey parts with team after 2 seasons

AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee MIAMI (AP) — The Miami Dolphins didn’t wait for the end of the season to begin their latest organizational shake-up. The departure of general manager Dennis Hickey after two years in Miami was announced Saturday on the eve of the season finale...

Arkansas motors past Kansas State 45-23 in Liberty Bowl

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Just in case this ends up being his last college game, Arkansas’ Alex Collins made it one to remember. Collins ran for 185 yards and three touchdowns and Arkansas capped its late-season surge with a 45-23 victory over Kansas State on Saturday in...

Dolphins GM Dennis Hickey parts with team after 2 seasons

MIAMI (AP) — The Miami Dolphins didn’t wait for the end of the season to begin their latest organizational shake-up. The departure of general manager Dennis Hickey after two years in Miami was announced Saturday on the eve of the season finale against New England. The...

Penn State’s Hackenberg declares for NFL draft after bowl

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Penn State quarterback Christian Hackenberg had hoped to go out with a victory. He certainly didn’t expect his college career to end in street clothes. But Hackenberg spent the second half of his final game with the Nittany Lions on the...