Small school in Nebraska big on female wrestlers from Hawaii

In this Jan. 27, 2018 photo, Midland University's Leilani Camargo-Naone, right, wrestles Missouri Valley College's Alyssa Cantu during a bout at the Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference championships in Fremont, Neb. Leilani Camargo-Naone represents Midland's best chance for a national title. The sophomore from Wai'anae, on the west side of Oahu, is ranked No. 4 in the nation at 191 and was the only Midland wrestler to win a conference championship. She's 61-9 with 40 pins in her career. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik)

FREMONT, Neb. (AP) — Welina Tong tried wrestling for the first time six years ago and loved the sport so much she was willing to move 4,000 miles from her home in Hawaii to the snowy plains of Nebraska to compete.

No. 21 Kentucky beats Vanderbilt 83-81 in overtime

Kentucky players, from left, Wenyen Gabriel, Nick Richards, Quade Green, Shai Gilgeous-Alexander, Hamidou Diallo and Sacha Killeya-Jones celebrate after the overtime of an NCAA college basketball game against Vanderbilt, Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018, in Lexington, Ky. Green hit the game winning shot in the Kentucky overtime 83-81 win. (AP Photo/James Crisp)

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — After No. 21 Kentucky rallied to force overtime against Vanderbilt, guard Quade Green wasn’t surprised he was able to split through two defenders to make the winning basket.

Lawsuit probing how Texas handled Applewhite misconduct case

FILE - In this Nov. 24, 2017, file photo, Houston head coach Major Applewhite watches from the sidelines during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Navy in Houston. A lawsuit by former Texas women's track coach Bev Kearney against the school is probing how administrators in the offices that investigate campus sexual misconduct handled former football assistant Major Applewhite's 2009 relationship with a student trainer. (AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith, File)

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A lawsuit by former Texas women’s track coach Bev Kearney against the school is probing how administrators in the offices that investigate campus sexual misconduct handled former football assistant Major Applewhite’s 2009 relationship with a student trainer on a bowl trip.

Young’s 44 help No. 12 Oklahoma top Baylor 98-96

Oklahoma guard Rashard Odomes (1) dunks in front of Baylor guard Manu Lecomte (20) and guard King McClure (22) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Norman, Okla., Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Only one thing was going to slow Oklahoma point guard Trae Young’s offensive onslaught Tuesday night.

North Carolina hoping to get back on track this week

North Carolina head coach Roy Williams reacts during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against North Carolina State in Chapel Hill, N.C., Saturday, Jan. 27, 2018. North Carolina State won 95-91. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)

North Carolina has gone through a bumpy national title defense, most of its struggles coming during the ACC season.

High school coaches see recruiting shift after early signing

FILE - In this Nov. 28, 2016, file photo, Mater Dei coach Bruce Rollinson introduces players from his team at the annual CIF Southern Section Football Press Conference in Long Beach, Calif. With college recruiters no longer having to ‘babysit’ those verbally committed recruits through January, guarding against last-minute flips, they have more time to take a swing at a top uncommitted recruit, such as linebacker Solomon Tuliaupupu from southern California powerhouse Mater Dei. “That many more phone calls started to happen. That many more tweets. I guarantee these guys are coming in and (asking), ‘What do you know about Solomon?’” Rollinson said. (Sam Gangwer/The Orange County Register via AP, File)

All the top 2018 football prospects at St. Peter’s Prep in New Jersey took advantage of the new NCAA signing period and wrapped up their recruitments in December.

No. 15 West Virginia looks for answers amid 1-4 slump

FILE - In this Monday, Jan. 22, 2018, file photo, West Virginia head coach Bob Huggins reacts during an NCAA college basketball game against TCU in Fort Worth, Texas. Over the past three weeks, West Virginia went from the nation's longest winning streak to its worst slump in four years. The Mountaineers have lost four of their last five games, including surrendering double-digit leads in the second half in losses to No. 10 Texas Tech, No. 7 Kansas and No. 21 Kentucky.
(AP Photo/Richard W. Rodriguez, File)

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — In a three-week span, West Virginia went from the nation’s longest winning streak to its worst slump in four years.

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