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Aggie, Former Texans’ Coach Kubiak Pegged as Vikings OC

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) _ The Minnesota Vikings have chosen Gary Kubiak as their offensive coordinator. He fills the vacancy created by Kevin Stefanski’s departure to become head coach of the Cleveland Browns. The widely expected move was confirmed by a person with knowledge of the decision. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of […]

Tyler Santucci Named Texas A&M’s Linebackers Coach

COLLEGE STATION – One of the nation’s top young defensive coaches, Tyler Santucci has rejoined the Texas A&M Football staff as linebackers coach, head coach Jimbo Fisher announced. It will mark the third time that Santucci has served on Mike Elko’s defensive staff at Texas A&M (2018) and Notre Dame (2017). “We are excited to […]

Mavs’ fears confirmed with season-ending injury for Powell

By SCHUYLER DIXON DALLAS (AP) _ Dallas Mavericks forward Dwight Powell will miss the rest of the season with a torn right Achilles tendon. It’s a blow to a team contending for a playoff spot for the first time in four years. The club confirmed the diagnosis it had feared after Powell was injured in […]

High School Basketball Scores from Tuesday, January 21st

BOYS A&M Consolidated – 58   Brenham – 41 Katy Paetow – 59   College Station – 58 (OT) Magnolia West – 64   Rudder – 61 Allen Academy – 58   Austin Waldorf – 42 Brazos Christian – 57   Grace Christian Academy – 42 St. Joseph Catholic – 73   San Juan Diego – 53 Navasota – 66   Smithville […]

Day 3 of the Australian Open

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) _ Roger Federer extended his streak of reaching the third round at the Australian Open by beating Filip Krajinovic 6-1, 6-4, 6-1. The 20-time major champion needed only 1 hour, 32 minutes to win. He has won the title in Australia six times and made the third round or better every year […]

Aggies Topple Mizzou, 66-64

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) For a struggling Missouri men’s basketball team, even an NCAA record-breaking night wasn’t enough for a win. After sinking 31 straight free throws in its weekend loss to Alabama, the Tigers (9-9, 1-5 Southeastern Conference) continued their streak with 23 foul shots in a row against Texas A&M on Tuesday night. The […]

Bane scores 27 points as TCU upends No. 18 Texas Tech 65-54

By STEPHEN HAWKINS FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) _ Desmond Bane scored 27 points, Kevin Samuel had 11 points and 11 rebounds and TCU upended No. 18 Texas Tech 65-54. The Horned Frogs pushed ahead to stay with a 13-2 run to start the second half. Bane had seven of those points, including one of his […]

Leonard scores 36 to lead Clippers past Mavericks 110-107

By DAVE JACKSON DALLAS (AP) _ Kawhi Leonard scored 36 points, Landry Shamet hit two clutch 3-pointers late and the Los Angeles Clippers beat the Dallas Mavericks 110-107 for their fourth straight win. Dallas ended a four-game winning streak, and more importantly, lost a key piece in center Dwight Powell just as they welcomed back […]

Derek Jeter, Larry Walker elected to Hall of Fame

UNDATED (AP) _ Derek Jeter and Larry Walker will be giving speeches in Cooperstown, New York, this summer. Jeter was a near-unanimous selection for induction into the Baseball Hall of Fame. The former Yankees shortstop and longtime team captain appeared on all-but one of the 397 ballots cast by the Baseball Writers’ Association of America. […]

Day 2 Down Under at Australian Open

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) _ American and women’s 10th seed Madison Keys cruised into the second round of the Australian Open, but former No. 1 Maria Sharapova was a 6-3, 6-4 loser to No. 19 Donna Vekic. No. 12 Johanna Konta suffered her earliest Australian Open exit with a first-round loss to Tunisian Ons Jabeur, 6-4, […]

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