James Michael McAdoo sank two free throws in the final 3.5 seconds, and No. 6 seed North Carolina rallied to beat 11th-seeded Providence 79-77 Friday night.
The governor of Rhode Island is traveling to Minneapolis to deliver remarks at the University of Minnesota. Democratic Gov. Lincoln Chafee is scheduled to speak at the university’s Humphrey School of Public Affairs Wednesday evening.
On Friday, we sent David McCoy to watch Hopkins take on Maranatha Christian Academy. We’ve got that game, and loads of other winter sports highlights.
The death of the Big East as we know it hit home last week as 14 teams arrived at the World’s Most Famous Arena (Connecticut was ineligible). Next season, the “Catholic 7” will be reportedly joined by Butler, Creighton, and Xavier in a basketball-only conference that has paid to keep the Big East name.
JaQuon Parker had 15 points and 10 rebounds for the Bearcats (22-10), who might have solidified an NCAA tournament berth with the win.
Chase Grant scored in overtime as Minnesota State-Mankato rallied to beat Providence 4-3 on Friday in men’s college hockey.
From the East Coast to the West Coast, recycling is a big issue for local governments.
On Wednesday, the St. Cloud State women’s hockey team finally returned to Minnesota after six days away. The Huskies were slated to have eight road trips this season, but they’ll never have another quite like their last.
The St. Cloud State women’s hockey team is stranded in Rhode Island because of the Hurricane.
Matt Bergland scored with 2:21 to play to help rally Providence to a 2-2 tie with Minnesota Duluth in men’s college hockey on Saturday.
Travis Oleksuk had two goals to lead Minnesota Duluth to a 5-2 men’s college hockey win over Providence on Friday.