Colleges: Colton Lewis fuels PSU Wilkes-Barre boys hoops to win

Colton Lewis’ double-double (26 points, 19 rebounds) fueled Penn State Wilkes-Barre’s 76-48 conference win over Penn State Hazleton Tuesday. The Lions are eyeing a PSUAC playoff berth when they face Penn State Scranton on Friday. WOMEN’S BASKETBALL PSU Hazleton 65, PSU Wilkes-Barre 49 Samantha Corsello scored 16 points while Amari Boyd added 11 points and […]

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GAR grad Shakir Soto staying hungry in pre-draft process

Shakir Soto makes the most of every opportunity. He always has, and always will. If the GAR grad could have done his four-year stint at Pittsburgh over, Soto would have started out as a defensive tackle instead of moving inside during spring ball his junior year. But he made the most of his one year […]

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Bowl season: College football’s winners & losers

After four bland NFL playoff games last weekend, football fans were starving for a quality matchup. College football provided it with a national championship game classic between Clemson and Alabama that started on Monday night and finished Tuesday morning. The only difference between this one and last year’s matchup of the same schools was that […]

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Clemson’s receiver trio comes up big vs. Alabama in College Football Playoff title game

TAMPA, Fla. — Mike Williams took a few steps backward after the final snap, flopped to the ground and waited for the confetti to start falling. It was his least acrobatic move of the night. Williams, Hunter Renfrow and Jordan Leggett were every bit as integral to Clemson’s first national championship since 1981 as quarterback […]

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Deshaun Watson isn’t worried about where he goes in draft

TAMPA, Fla. — Deshaun Watson’s next stop is the NFL. That doesn’t mean the Clemson quarterback is thinking about where he’ll go in the NFL draft. Watson says he’s focused on improving, and not his chances of going No. 1 overall. Watson is skipping his senior season at Clemson to go pro, making that decision […]

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Clemson rallies to dethrone Alabama, 35-31

TAMPA, Fla. — College football’s first national championship rematch was even better than the original, with an incredible twist at the end. Deshaun Watson and Clemson dethroned the champs and became the first team to beat Nick Saban’s Alabama dynasty in a national title game, taking down the top-ranked Crimson Tide 35-31 Monday night in […]

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Local Basketball: Big buckets from light-scoring Andi Blaski trigger Valley West’s victory over Crestwood

WRIGHT TWP. — With all eyes on Wyoming Valley West’s highly heralded star scorers, a little-known sophomore kept sneaking free. And it freed up the Spartans long enough to take early control of the Wyoming Valley Conference Division 1. First-year starting forward Andi Blaski knifed inside to score 11 of her 13 points in the […]

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Clemson earns another shot at ‘Bama

GLENDALE, Ariz. — In a return trip to the desert, Clemson found redemption in utter domination. Part I of the make-good tour is done. Now comes the really hard part: A rematch against Alabama in the College Football Playoff national championship game. Deshaun Watson ran for two touchdowns and threw another and No. 3 Clemson […]

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Georgia Tech tops Kentucky 33-18 in TaxSlayer Bowl

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Dedrick Mills got a shoutout, some head nods and several high-fives as he walked toward the interview room at EverBank Field. And those came from opposing players. The freshman was an even bigger hit inside Georgia Tech’s locker room and in the stands. Mills ran for a career-high 169 yards and a […]

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Men’s Basketball: Jalen Brunson’s career-high lifts Villanova over Creighton

OMAHA, Neb. — Jalen Brunson scored a career-high 27 points, and No. 1 Villanova extended its school-record winning streak to 20 games with an 80-70 victory over No. 10 Creighton on Saturday. The game marked only the second time in Big East history that two unbeaten teams met in a conference game, and it lived […]

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