Joe Durant wins PGA Tour Champions’ Chubb Classic

NAPLES, Fla. — Joe Durant birdied the final two holes — and got some help from Steve Stricker — to win the PGA Tour Champions’ Chubb Classic. Durant shot a 5-under 67 on Sunday for a four-stroke victory over Stricker, David Toms, Lee Janzen, Billy Mayfair and Tim Petrovic. “The …

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NewsAlert: Dillon wins Daytona 500 NASCAR race

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Austin Dillon won the 60th running of the Daytona 500 on Sunday. Ryan Blaney spun defending race winner Kurt Busch with two laps to go in regulation, settling off a 12-car melee that included several top contenders. Pole-sitter Alex Bowman, defending series champion Martin Truex Jr., …

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Bubba Watson wins at Riviera for the 3rd time

LOS ANGELES — Bubba Watson ended two years without winning with his third victory at Riviera. Watson seized control with two par putts and a bunker shot he holed for birdie on the par-3 14th hole. He closed with a 2-under 69 for a two-shot victory over Kevin Na and …

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No. 19 Wichita State upends No. 5 Cincinnati 76-72

HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, Ky. — Dave Stallworth was running the show the last time Wichita State beat a Top 5 team on the road. Landry Shamut took the lead as the Shockers did it again 54 years later. This one, too, will be a reference point, given all that was at …

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McDavid’s hat trick leads Oilers over Avalanche, 4-2

DENVER — Connor McDavid had his third hat trick of the season, and the Edmonton Oilers beat the Colorado Avalanche 4-2 on Sunday to snap a six-game losing streak. McDavid now has 11 goals in the last nine games and two hat tricks. His first two goals tied the game, …

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Kennedy opts to end his Ole Miss coaching tenure immediately

OXFORD, Miss. — Mississippi basketball coach Andy Kennedy says his resignation is now effective immediately, six days after saying he would depart at the end of the season. “It has become readily apparent to me that my continued presence as the head coach is proving detrimental to these players finishing …

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