UCLA upsets No. 1 Kentucky 87-77

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Steve Alford barely mentioned last year's 39-point drubbing by Kentucky and showed no video of it in preparing UCLA for the rematch.

  • Written by BETH HARRIS, AP Sports Writer

Prison looms for Oscar Pistorius after murder conviction

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Oscar Pistorius was convicted of murder on Thursday by a South African appeals court that described the once-glittering story of the double-amputee Olympian and Reeva Steenkamp, the girlfriend he killed in his home in 2013, as "a human tragedy of Shakespearean proportions."

  • Written by CHRISTOPHER TORCHIA, Associated Press

Kyrie Irving nearing return with Cavaliers

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cavaliers All-Star guard Kyrie Irving is fully cleared to practice and says he's made "the biggest step" in his comeback from a broken left kneecap.

  • Written by TOM WITHERS, AP Sports Writer

US indicts 16 more in probe of world soccer corruption

WASHINGTON (AP) — Five current and former members of FIFA's ruling executive committee were among 16 additional men indicted on corruption charges Thursday as part of U.S. prosecutors' widening investigation into soccer corruption.

  • Written by GRAHAM DUNBAR, Associated Press ERIC TUCKER, Associated Press