Avery Marz accepts courage award with Lauren Hill's parents

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Avery Marz had just returned from her latest rehab session during her recovery from a stroke. The Saint Joseph's freshman turned on the television and watched Lauren Hill — another college basketball player dealing with an unthinkable setback — receive an award for her courage.

  • Written by By JOE KAY , AP Sports Writer

Miss State earns second straight trip to women's final

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Once Roshunda Johnson hit the tying 3-pointer with seven seconds left in regulation and Teaira McCowan forced a miss on the other end, Mississippi State knew it was in good shape.


  • Written by By MITCH STACY , AP Sports Writer