No. 11 Xavier overcomes huge setbacks to reach Sweet 16

CINCINNATI (AP) — Point guard Edmond Sumner eased himself down the hallway from Xavier's practice gym on Monday using a pair of crutches to protect his surgically repaired knee. Somehow, his team has figured out how to move on without him.

  • Written by JOE KAY , AP Sports Writer

Silver tells NBA team owners to take note of rest issue

MIAMI (AP) — NBA Commissioner Adam Silver sent a memo to the league's board of governors Monday, calling the way teams are choosing to rest starters in some games "an extremely significant issue for our league" and pressing owners to be more involved in the decision-making process.

  • Written by TIM REYNOLDS , AP Basketball Writer