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Reaction to the death of rock 'n' roll legend Chuck Berry

Reaction to the death of rock ‘n’ roll legend Chuck Berry at age 90: — “Just let me hear some of that rock ‘n’ roll music any old way you use it I am playing I’m talking about you. God bless Chuck Berry Chuck” – Ringo Starr of...
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Rock 'n' roll legend Chuck Berry dies at 90

AP Photo/James A. Finley NEW YORK (AP) — Chuck Berry, rock ‘n’ roll’s founding guitar hero and storyteller who defined the music’s joy and rebellion in such classics as “Johnny B. Goode,” ”Sweet Little Sixteen” and “Roll...

Tennessee Rebounds In The Second Half To Put Away Dayton

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — It’s been an up-and-down season for Tennessee, so it figured the Lady Vols would start their NCAA Tournament run in a similar fashion. Diamond DeShields scored 24 points to lead fifth-seeded Tennessee to a 66-57 first round victory over Dayton on...

Travel ban fight personal for Hawaii's 'scholarly gentleman'

AP Photo/Jennifer Sinco Kelleher HONOLULU (AP) — Growing up in Washington state, Douglas Chin says he was the stereotypical “smart Chinese kid that got straight As.” His parents taught him not to stick out too much and used to say “don’t poke the...

Alfords winding down successful run together at UCLA

AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Steve Alford was criticized for not winning enough, considered to be on the hot seat heading into this season. Bryce Alford was knocked for shooting too much, expected to have a hard time taking a back seat to freshman...

Illinois hires Oklahoma State's Underwood as new coach

AP Photo/Michael Conroy CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — A year ago, Brad Underwood’s Stephen F. Austin squad lost to Notre Dame in the NCAA Tournament, and he took the job at Oklahoma State the next day. A year later, history repeated itself. A day after Oklahoma State lost to...

Rock 'n' roll legend Chuck Berry dies at 90

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Chuck Berry, the rock ‘n’ roll founder who defined its joy and rebellion in “Johnny B. Goode” and other classics, has died in St. Charles County, Missouri, west of St. Louis. He was 90. St. Charles county police say they responded to...

Rangers 8, Indians 4

E_Middlebrooks (3). DP_Cleveland 1, Texas 2. LOB_Cleveland 8, Texas 1. 2B_Ramirez (6), Pena (1), Lucas (1), Mazara (3). HR_Moorman (1), Puello (2), Heineman (1), Burg (1). HBP_by_Gee (Lucas). WP_Gee, Webster. Umpires_Home, Travis Eggert; First, Adrian Johnson; Second, Sean...

Westbrook leads Thunder past Kings without triple-double

AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Russell Westbrook had 28 points, eight rebounds and 10 assists to help the Oklahoma City Thunder roll past the Sacramento Kings 110-94 on Saturday. The Thunder won their fifth straight – the longest current streak in the NBA...

Topple-seed: Villanova stunned 65-62 by Wisconsin in NCAA

AP Photo/Bill Wippert BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — No. 1 and done. Top-seeded Villanova was bounced from the NCAA Tournament by eighth-seeded Wisconsin, which overcame foul trouble for two of its stars in the second half Saturday to upset the defending champions 65-62 in the East...