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WVU tops Irish to make Big East final

Da'Sean Butler, West Virginia's last-second hero in the quarterfinals, scored 24 points to lead the seventh-ranked Mountaineers to a 53-51 victory over Notre Dame on Friday night in the Big East tournament semifinals.

Georgetown cruises to Big East final

Greg Monroe had 23 points and 13 rebounds, and No.

Kansas mounts rally, tops Texas A&M

Xavier Henry scored 11 points in a stunning 21-2 run that broke a tight game wide open and carried No. 1 Kansas past No.

Roethlisberger's attorney hires private eye

An attorney for Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger has hired a private investigator to look into a sexual assault allegation made by a 20-year-old Georgia college student.

Mexican military copter over U.S. neighborhood

BROWNSVILLE — The Zapata County sheriff Thursday was questioning why a Mexican military helicopter was hovering over homes on the Texas side of the Rio Grande.

Friday college basketball photos 031210

How did you start your Friday? If you're Evan Turner, it was with a half-court buzzer-beater to shock your arch-rivals.