Thursday, November 27, 2014         


The Wildcats of the Pac-12 Conference had the superior late-game execution as they edged the Aztecs 61-59 Wednesday night to claim their second EA Sports Maui Invitational championship in six appearances. Arizona's only previous Maui title came in 2000. Story »

He might not have started his college career in the Hawaiian Islands. And he's not going to finish it here. But somehow, Keith Shamburger keeps finding his way back to the middle of the Pacific. Story »

After leaving Aloha Stadium last Saturday, Kody Afusia relived his final play on the field repeatedly over the next couple of days. Even without the replays, the image of Ikaika Woolsey's last-second touchdown pass to Marcus Kemp will probably remain clear in the Hawaii center's mind for quite a while. Story »

Stephanie Kono and Britney Yada head into the latest "biggest" week of their golf careers immensely thankful. On Friday, Kono won the Suncoast Pro Golf Tour event at the LPGA International Hills Course in Daytona Beach, Fla., surviving a four-way playoff.  Story »

When Hawaii swimming coach Victor Wales first met Kira Webster about two years ago, she was an Illinois high schooler looking for a chance to walk on. Story »

Hawaii men's basketball coach Benjy Taylor admits that if someone had told him three weeks ago when he got the job that his team would start 6-2, "I would've told them they're crazy." Story »

Hawaii junior outside hitter Ginger Long has decided not to return next volleyball season to play for the Rainbow Wahine. Long, who redshirted in 2011, had one year of eligibility remaining.  Story »

Hawaii's Carissa Moore scored a 9.83 on one of her waves Wednesday en route to a third-round victory in the Target Maui Pro surf contest at Honolua Bay. Story »

Laura Beeman did her worst to rattle Ashleigh Karaitiana. The Rainbow Wahine basketball coach questioned the senior's ability to connect from beyond the stripe, taunted her about her unorthodox technique and, basically, tried to get into her head. Story »

For Thursday, November 27, 2014
Alyson Brennan scored a game-high 32 points as St. Thomas Aquinas defeated Chaminade 84-77 in overtime of an Oahu Thanksgiving Classic game at the St. Francis School gym Wednesday.
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For Thursday, November 27, 2014
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If Fresno State someday achieves its avowed goal of domination in the Mountain West Conference and a place at the higher level for its athletic program, it will not have come without ample warning. Story »

What better topic than food as we prepare to feast on Thursday? Star-Advertiser videographer Kim Yuen and I recently visited the University of Hawaii to check out the expanded training table breakfast fare, since the NCAA now allows "unlimited food and snacks." Story »

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