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Hawaii wins sand volleyball tournament in Santa Cruz, Calif.

By Star-Advertiser staff Posted Sat Mar 28 19:09:10 PDT 2015
The No. 2 Hawaii sand volleyball team went 3-0 in team duals Saturday, defeating Santa Clara in the final of the Santa Cruz (Calif.) Collegiate Challenge on Main Beach.

UH softball doubleheader rained out

By Star-Advertiser staff Posted Sat Mar 28 21:10:08 PDT 2015
Saturday's Big West softball doubleheader between Hawaii and UC Riverside was suspended due to rain and is scheduled to resume Sunday at Rainbow Wahine Softball Stadium.

Hawaii's woes continue against UC Irvine

By Star-Advertiser staff Posted Sat Mar 28 15:45:00 PDT 2015
Parker Coss' two-run single capped a five-run sixth inning and UC Irvine made it eight wins in a row over Hawaii in Big West play with a 6-4 victory on Saturday afternoon at Anteater Ballpark in Irvine, Calif.

Kentucky holds off Notre Dame in regional final

By Associated Press Posted Sat Mar 28 21:11:45 PDT 2015
Pushed to the brink, Kentucky's still perfect and still playing.

Coco Ho falls short in final round in New Zealand

By Star-Advertiser Staff Posted Sat Mar 28 15:20:23 PDT 2015
Hawaii's Coco Ho lost to Australia's Keely Andrew in the final round of the World Surf League Port Taranaki Pro Women's QS6000 at Fitzroy Beach New Plymouth in New Zealand.

Wisconsin headed to Final Four after win over Arizona

Posted Sat Mar 28 22:54:07 PDT 2015
Sam Dekker hit 5 of Wisconsin's 10 3-pointers in the second half on his way to a second straight career high of 27 points.

Texas to fire basketball coach Barnes

Posted Sat Mar 28 23:01:37 PDT 2015
Texas basketball coach Rick Barnes will be released after yet another quick exit from the postseason, people with knowledge of the decision told The Associated Press on Saturday.

Serena Williams easily wins opening match at Miami Open

By Associated Press Posted Sat Mar 28 16:22:34 PDT 2015
Serena Williams punctuated points Saturday with theatrics worthy of a Grand Slam final. There were squeals, knee kicks, pirouettes and fist pumps, sometimes all at once.

Seahawks QB Russell Wilson works out with Texas Rangers

By Associated Press Posted Sat Mar 28 16:19:37 PDT 2015
A former minor league infielder for Colorado, Wilson was later acquired by the Rangers and practiced with them last year.

Raptors beat Lakers, clinch second straight division title

By Ian Harrison Posted Fri Mar 27 23:57:13 PDT 2015
Toronto won the Atlantic for the third time in its 20-year history by beating the Los Angeles Lakers 94-83 on Friday night behind 18 points from Lou Williams and 19 from Jonas Valanciunas.

Fiancee of ex-NFL player Hernandez due to be called in trial

By Michelle R. Smith Posted Thu Mar 26 22:47:52 PDT 2015
The fiancee of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez is due to be called to testify by prosecutors in his murder trial, two people with knowledge of the matter told The Associated Press.

A-Rod cousin set to plead guilty in steroids case

By Associated Press Posted Fri Mar 27 01:24:24 PDT 2015
A guilty plea is set for a cousin of New York Yankees star Alex Rodriguez in the federal investigation into performance-enhancing drugs illegally provided to athletes through a South Florida clinic.

Kentucky now 37-0 after overwhelming West Virginia

By Associated Press Posted Thu Mar 26 21:27:01 PDT 2015
Perfect and pulverizing. Kentucky made West Virginia's press look pathetic.

Arizona outlasts Xavier to reach West region finals

By Associated Press Posted Thu Mar 26 22:17:57 PDT 2015
Just when Arizona appeared to be in serious trouble against underdog Xavier, T.J. McConnell sparked his Wildcats back to the brink of the Final Four.

Hawaii surfer nominated for ride of the year award

By Star-Advertiser staff Posted Thu Mar 26 14:47:46 PDT 2015
Hawaii surfer Shane Dorian is nominated twice for the Billabong Ride of the Year Award for waves off Jaws on Maui and at Puerto Escondido, Mexico.

UCLA and Gonzaga prepare for rematch in NCAA Sweet 16

By Kristie Rieken Posted Thu Mar 26 18:56:30 PDT 2015
To say that 87-74 loss in December is serving as extra motivation for the Bruins (21-13) as they prepare for a rematch against the second-seeded Bulldogs (34-2) in the NCAA Sweet 16 on Friday might be an understatement.

Nevada coach Musselman gets 5-year, $2M deal; Pack will run

By Scott Sonner Posted Thu Mar 26 19:37:12 PDT 2015
The state Board of Regents has approved a five-year contract worth $2 million for new Nevada basketball coach Eric Musselman.

Mirim Lee leads LPGA Tour's Kia Classic

By Associated Press Posted Thu Mar 26 21:15:52 PDT 2015
Mirim Lee birdied all four par-5 holes and finished with a bogey-free 7-under 65 on Thursday to take the first-round lead in the Kia Classic.

Top-seeded Wisconsin hangs on to beat North Carolina

By Beth Harris Posted Thu Mar 26 19:26:05 PDT 2015
Sam Dekker scored a career-high 23 points, Frank Kaminsky added 19 and top-seeded Wisconsin rallied in the final 10 minutes to hold off North Carolina 79-72 Thursday night and advance to the final eight of the NCAA Tournament.

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