Americans Chen, Rippon lead after Day 1 at Skate America

LAKE PLACID, N.Y. (AP) — American skaters Nathan Chen and Adam Rippon gave the home crowd what it wanted Friday night: Chen with a pair of powerful quad jumps, and Rippon with what he calls a "trashy dance-club program."

  • Written by By JAKE SEINER , AP Sports Writer

No. 17 Gonzaga routs Ohio State 86-59 in the PK80

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Moments after walking off the court following a victory over Ohio State, Gonzaga was already thinking about No. 7 Florida.

  • Written by By ANNE M. PETERSON , AP Sports Writer

Bluiett scores 20 points, leads No. 15 Xavier past GW

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Xavier coach Chris Mack has a handful of offensive specialists who have an explosive first step, with none of them afraid to use it.

  • Written by By W.G. RAMIREZ , Associated Press