Norwegian musher wins Iditarod sled dog race in Alaska


ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Joar Ulsom of Norway won the world's most famous sled dog race Wednesday after a grueling dash across Alaska's rough terrain, but he earned tens of thousands of dollars less than last year's top musher at the struggling Iditarod.

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  • Written by By MARK THIESSEN , Associated Press

James' triple-double leads Cavaliers past lowly Suns

PHOENIX (AP) — After a couple of tough losses in Los Angeles, LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers went to the desert and took care of Phoenix. The Suns offered little resistance.


  • Written by By BOB BAUM , AP Sports Writer

Bonnies stun UCLA 65-58 for 1st NCAA Tourney win in 48 years

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — The basketball was still high in the air — flung to start the celebration — when the buzzer sounded and the Bonnies' long-awaited March celebration commenced. Players chest-bumped on court. Coach Mark Schmidt jumped and waved his arms.

  • Written by By JOE KAY , AP Sports Writer

Radford downs LIU Brooklyn for its first NCAA tourney win

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Carlik Jones had a substantial and loud cheering section at University of Dayton Arena, a lot of folks traveling about an hour up Interstate 75 from his Cincinnati hometown to see him play for Radford in a First Four game.

  • Written by By MITCH STACY , AP Sports Writer