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Last-second lay-in sees Texas City edge Ball High in rivalry game

Leon Joubert III’s inbound pass from under the basket found Jacolby Belle in the paint, and Belle knocked down a contested layup to deliver a 56-55 road win for the Stings in the hostile territory of rival Ball High on Friday night.

High School Sports

Lipetska buzzer-beater lifts Friendswood boys past GCM

Friendswood's Luke Lipetska leaped high to grab a rebound away from three Goose Creek Memorial players and tossed in a game-winner at the buzzer for a wild 48-47 victory.

High School Sports

Girls basketball roundup for Jan. 24, 2020

Scores and player statistics for Galveston County high school girls basketball

High School Sports

Boys basketball roundup for Jan. 24, 2020

Scores and player statistics for Galveston County high school boys basketball



Chasing, riding waves lifetime pursuit

Fifteen-year-old me, struggling to catch a wave on my friend’s painted and unwaxed shortboard in the West End shorebreak, could never have …

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Jairus Hamilton's career-high 23 points lifts BC over V Tech

BOSTON (AP) — Boston College certainly didn't shoot free throws well the entire game. Luckily, though, Jairus Hamilton was able to hit a fe…


Morris, Roldan to miss US exhibition against Costa Rica

CHICAGO (AP) — Forward Jordan Morris and midfielder Cristian Roldan will miss the United States' exhibition against Costa Rica on Feb. 1 an…


No. 2 Baylor women beat Texas Tech for 50th home win in row

WACO, Texas (AP) — Juicy Landrum scored 20 points and had two 3-pointers in an early run that put No. 2 Baylor ahead to stay, and the Lady …


Valencia beats Barcelona 2-0 to inflict 1st loss on Setién

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Quique Setién lost his first game after three matches in charge of Barcelona as Valencia beat the defending Spanish…

Ledoux scores 17 to carry Louisiana Tech past UAB 72-58

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Kalob Ledoux had 17 points as Louisiana Tech defeated UAB 72-58 on Saturday.


Kostornaia wins as Russia dominates figure skating Euros

GRAZ, Austria (AP) — Alena Kostornaia led a Russian podium sweep in the women's event at the European figure skating championships on Satur…

No. 24 Rutgers tops Nebraska 75-72 on Baker's 3-pointer

PISCATAWAY, NJ (AP) — Geo Baker hit a 3-pointer with 1.2 seconds left to send No. 24 Rutgers past Nebraska 75-72 Saturday to raise the Scar…

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