Xavier pulls away from Weber State late for 71-53 win

ST. LOUIS (AP) — James Farr and Jalen Reynolds stood out immediately when Weber State coach Ricky Rahe began to watch video of Xavier in preparation for their first-round matchup in the NCAA Tournament.

  • Written by DAVE SKRETTA, AP Sports Writer

Syracuse routs Dayton in return to NCAA Tournament

ST. LOUIS (AP) — After routing Dayton in their NCAA Tournament opener, Syracuse guards Mike Gbinije and Trevor Cooney were asked whether they had heard all the naysayers who claimed they didn't belong.

  • Written by DAVE SKRETTA, AP Sports Writer

Santana, Butler power Indians over A's 10-8

GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — Carlos Santana had two hits and Joey Butler hit a grand slam on Friday, powering the Cleveland Indians to a 10-8 win over the Oakland Athletics.

  • Written by GARY SCHATZ, Associated Press