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Ball pulling son out of high school

LOS ANGELES (AP) - LaVar Ball is pulling his 16-year-old son LaMelo out of his Southern California high school to be home schooled and so he can be made into "the best basketball player ever."

October 02, 2017 | | SPORTS


Louisville places Rick Pitino, AD on administrative leave

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Rick Pitino couldn't survive another scandal, with interim Louisville president placing the coach and his boss on administrative leave amid a nationwide federal bribery investigation that has rocked college basketball.

September 28, 2017 | | SPORTS


NCAA punishes Pacific men’s hoops for violations

STOCKTON (AP) - The men's basketball team at Pacific has been punished by the NCAA for academic and recruiting violations under former coach Ron Verlin.

September 21, 2017 | | SPORTS


Cowan’s home run leads Modesto over Lancaster in 11 innings

LANCASTER (AP) - Jordan Cowan hit a three-run home run in the top of the 11th inning to lead the Modesto Nuts to an 8-5 win over the Lancaster JetHawks on Wednesday.

September 14, 2017 | | SPORTS


Lewis leads Modesto to win over Stockton

MODESTO (AP) - Kyle Lewis hit a two-run home run and had three hits, driving in three as the Modesto Nuts defeated the Stockton Ports 11-5 on Thursday.

September 08, 2017 | | SPORTS


Hamilton holds off Vettel’s late move to win

SPA-FRANCORCHAMPS, Belgium (AP) - For a brief moment, Lewis Hamilton feared he had lost the Belgian Grand Prix on Sunday.

August 27, 2017 | | SPORTS


Nieto’s double in 11th propels Nuts over Ports

STOCKTON (AP) - Arturo Nieto hit an RBI double in the top of the 11th inning to lead the Modesto Nuts to a 4-3 win over the Stockton Ports on Wednesday.

August 24, 2017 | | SPORTS


With turmoil at home, Venezuela Little Leaguers get big lift

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) - The players from Venezuela look as happy as any other team, dancing to "Shake Your Groove Thing" with the tournament mascot before a win over Mexico and raising the roof to "Taking Care of Business" before a loss to Canada.

August 21, 2017 | | SPORTS


Baseball fans flock to minor league stadiums to see eclipse

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - Baseball fans in more than a half-dozen cities from Oregon to South Carolina crowded into minor league ballparks Monday to watch the solar eclipse at game-day viewing parties.

August 21, 2017 | | SPORTS


Alabama starts atop AP poll for 2nd straight year

No need to overthink it: Alabama is No. 1 in the AP preseason Top 25.

August 21, 2017 | The Associated Press | SPORTS


Ragan Smith rolls to gymnastics title

ANAHEIM . (AP) - The Ragan Smith that earned a spot as an alternate to the U.S. women's Olympic gymnastics team last summer got by on precision, precociousness and more than a dash of charm.

August 20, 2017 | | SPORTS


Pimentel, Martin slug HRs for Ports

RANCHO CUCAMONGA (AP) - Sandber Pimentel hit a two-run homer in the fourth inning, and Richie Martin homered and had three hits, driving in two as the Stockton Ports topped the Rancho Cucamonga Quakes 5-3 on Wednesday.

August 17, 2017 | | SPORTS


Almonte lifts Visalia to win over Modesto

VISALIA (AP) - Jose Almonte hurled six scoreless innings, leading the Visalia Rawhide over the Modesto Nuts in a 6-3 win on Wednesday.

August 17, 2017 | | SPORTS


Little leaguers ready to show power

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) - Joey Randazzo's teammates marveled as the Grosse Pointe, Michigan, shortstop lifted pitch after pitch over the left field fence during Little League World Series batting practice on Wednesday.

August 17, 2017 | | SPORTS


Jackson leads Modesto to win over San Jose

MODESTO (AP) - Tyler Jackson threw six scoreless innings, leading the Modesto Nuts over the San Jose Giants in a 3-1 win on Sunday.

August 14, 2017 | | SPORTS


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Lathrop Jr. Spartans varsity drops Super Bowl contest

STOCKTON – The Lathrop Jr. Spartans varsity had problems finding their groove Sunday and lost 48-6 to the South Stockton Vikings in the DYFL Super Bowl ...

November 20, 2017 | Dave Campbell | SPORTS


YOUTH FOOTBALL PLAYOFFS

BRENTWOOD – The Pittsburg Jr. Pirates rookies scored via a long pass play with 2 seconds remaining in the first half for a three-touchdown lead and ...

November 19, 2017 | Dave Campbell | SPORTS


Early signing period creating uncertainty

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - DaShon Bussell says he has not decided whether to sign with his school in December or wait until February. The Western Michigan-bound ...

November 19, 2017 | | SPORTS


Lot of Big 12 bowls, Oklahoma title game opponent still TBD

The Big 12 already has a higher percentage of bowl-eligible teams than any other conference.

November 19, 2017 | By STEPHEN HAWKINS | SPORTS


Auburn’s Johnson: Iron Bowl ‘should be one for the ages’

Auburn's Kerryon Johnson doesn't have to be a soothsayer to predict what the Iron Bowl will be like.

November 19, 2017 | By JOHN ZENOR | SPORTS


Stanford holds off Cal 17-14

STANFORD (AP) - Bryce Love walked slowly out of Stanford's locker room and paused just long enough to grab a box of chicken and shake ...

November 19, 2017 | | SPORTS


Patton, Strings combine for 33 in Sac State win

SACRAMENTO (AP) - Joshua Patton scored 17 points with seven rebounds, Justin Strings added 16 points, and Sacramento State beat Division II member Notre Dame de ...

November 16, 2017 | | SPORTS


UC Davis holds off Pacific

STOCKTON (AP) - Chima Moneke had 26 points and 10 rebounds to help UC Davis beat Pacific 62-58 on Wednesday night.

November 16, 2017 | | SPORTS


UConn still No. 1 as top four of women’s hoops poll same

NEW YORK (AP) - The UConn Huskies continue their run at No. 1 in The Associated Press women's basketball poll.

November 14, 2017 | | SPORTS


The U is 2: Miami surges near top of the AP Top 25

CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) - The last time things were going this well for the Miami Hurricanes, they were dominating the Big East and playing home ...

November 12, 2017 | | SPORTS


Humphrey scores 26; Stanford beats Pacific

STANFORD (AP) - Michael Humphrey scored 26 points and grabbed 18 rebounds to help Stanford beat Pacific 89-80 on Sunday night.

November 12, 2017 | | SPORTS


Stanford puts bad loss in past toprepare for Washington

STANFORD (AP) - There are few benefits with playing on a Friday night with one less day of preparation and recovery. For Stanford at least, it ...

November 10, 2017 | | SPORTS


Knights, Cowboys, Spartans advance in postseason play

MODESTO - Devin Richardson made an interception for the Ripon Knights novice Saturday to kill a final drive by the Hughson Oilers and ensure a 19-12 ...

November 07, 2017 | Dave Campbell | SPORTS


Manteca, RC get No. 2 seeds for playoffs

Strength of schedule favored Manteca and Ripon Christian, the third-place teams in their respective leagues.

November 04, 2017 | Jonamar Jacinto | SPORTS


Stanford comes back for win

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) - Stanford survived without Bryce Love, but just barely.

October 27, 2017 | | SPORTS


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