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Wallace, No. 3 Baylor women rally past West Virginia 83-72

By JOHN LOWE, Associated Press MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Once Kalani Brown and Baylor got busy on the boards, they were fine. Brown put up her third straight double-double with 18 points and 12 rebounds, Kristy Wallace scored 25 points and third-ranked Baylor rallied in the second half to ...

Knox scores season-high 34, Kentucky beats No. 7 WVU 83-76

By JOHN RABY, AP Sports Writer MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Kentucky freshman Kevin Knox enjoys quieting a hostile crowd on the road. Knox scored a season-high 34 points and the Wildcats overcame a 17-point deficit after halftime to beat No. 7 West Virginia 83-76 in the Big 12/SEC Challenge on ...

Western Kentucky scores last 15, beats Marshall 85-74

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) — Darius Thompson scored 20 points, Dwight Coleby had a double-double and Western Kentucky scored the last 15 points of the game to defeat Marshall 85-74 on Saturday night. Marshall took a 74-70 lead with 4:39 to play after Jon Elmore made four free throws following a ...

TCU upsets No. 7 WVU 82-73 after falling out of Top 25

By STEPHEN HAWKINS, AP Basketball Writer FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — This was the kind of home-court celebration Jamie Dixon envisioned for TCU when he returned to his alma mater less than two years ago. Students spilled onto the court, some even lifting Dixon into the air, after the Horned ...

No. 24 Oklahoma State women beat No. 17 West Virginia 79-73

STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — Loryn Goodwin scored 14 of her 30 points in the fourth quarter to help No. 24 Oklahoma State pull away and beat No. 17 West Virginia 79-73 on Wednesday night. Oklahoma State (13-4, 4-2 Big 12 Conference) rebounded from a 16-point loss at Kansas State on Saturday and ...

Big 12 schools continue beating up on one another

By JOHN MARSHALL, AP Basketball Writer The Big 12 can stake a claim as the nation's best conference. It has the top RPI rating, five teams ranked in the AP Top 25 and eight teams in the top 50 of the KenPom.com rankings. The only problem: The teams have been beating up on each other since ...

Texas Tech fined, WVU’s Harris reprimanded after court-storm

By JOHN RABY, AP Sports Writer MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — The Big 12 fined Texas Tech $25,000 and reprimanded West Virginia forward Wes Harris for hitting a fan who joined thousands of others in storming the court during a weekend postgame celebration. Big 12 Commissioner Bob Bowlsby said in ...

No. 8 Texas Tech makes history at home, 72-71 over No. 2 WVU

By SCHUYLER DIXON, AP Sports Writer LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Freshman Zhaire Smith cradled the inbounds pass as the final eight-tenths of a second ticked off the clock and the frenzied Texas Tech fans rushed the court. The Red Raiders will savor this moment, even if the rough-and-tumble Big 12 ...

West Virginia-Texas Tech matchups headlines Big 12 weekend

By The Associated Press A look at the upcoming weekend around the Big 12: GAME OF THE WEEKEND: No. 2 West Virginia at No. 8 Texas Tech on Saturday. The Red Raiders shot just 6 of 25 from 3-point range in Tuesday's 75-65 loss at No. 9 Oklahoma, their first Big 12 defeat of the season. But the ...

Bowden likes Fisher’s chances of making Aggies an SEC factor

By ERIC OLSON, AP College Football Writer OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Former Florida State coach Bobby Bowden is 88 and still keeps a busy schedule of speaking engagements. On Wednesday he was in Omaha — his fourth city in a week — to receive the Tom Osborne Legacy Award for his contributions to ...