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President Obama to introduce 'Cosmos' debut Sunday - Casper Star-Tribune
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Fox TV network says President Barack Obama will introduce the debut episode of the science series "Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey." The 13-part program is a reboot of astronomer Carl Sagan's groundbreaking 1980 "Cosmos" series.
Copper leads No. 24 Rutgers women over SMU 68-49 - Casper Star-Tribune
UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) — Kahleah Copper scored 22 points and Tyler Scaife added 18 to help No. 24 Rutgers rally to beat SMU 68-49 on Saturday in the American Athletic Conference quarterfinals. Trailing 35-31 early in the second half, the Scarlet Knights ...
West Virginia beats No. 8 Kansas 92-86 - Casper Star-Tribune
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Eron Harris scored 28 points, Juwan Staten added 24 and West Virginia withstood 41 points by freshman Andrew Wiggins and a furious comeback by No. 8 Kansas to upset the Jayhawks 92-86 in their Big 12 regular-season finale Saturday.
Jackson leads No. 20 Memphis past No. 18 SMU 67-58 - Casper Star-Tribune
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Joe Jackson scored 15 of his 18 points in the second half to lead No. 20 Memphis to a 67-58 victory over No. 18 SMU on Saturday. Jackson hit his first four shots after intermission as the Tigers (23-8, 12-6 American Athletic ...
Kilpatrick has 24, No. 15 Cincinnati beats Rutgers - Casper Star-Tribune
PISCATAWAY, N.J. (AP) — Sean Kilpatrick scored 24 points and No. 15 Cincinnati clinched at least a share of the American Athletic Conference regular-season title with a tough 70-66 win over Rutgers on Saturday. Kilpatrick converted a three-point play and ...
No. 12 Kentucky upsets No. 5 South Carolina 68-58 - Casper Star-Tribune
DULUTH, Ga. (AP) — Bria Goss scored 14 points and No. 12 Kentucky upset No. 5 South Carolina 68-58 Saturday to advance to the Southeastern Conference tournament championship game. DeNesha Stallworth and Linnae Harper each had 12 points for Kentucky (24-7 ...
No. 1 Florida routs Kentucky, goes 18-0 in SEC - Casper Star-Tribune
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Patric Young scored 18 points in his final home game and No. 1 Florida routed 25th-ranked Kentucky 84-65 Saturday, becoming the first team in Southeastern Conference history to go 18-0 in league play. Fellow seniors Casey Prather ...
Prep Basketball Scores: Saturday, March 8 - Casper Star-Tribune
Third place: Cheyenne Central (6) vs. Cheyenne South (4), 11:30 a.m. Championship: Cheyenne East (2) vs. Gillette (1), 2:30 p.m. Third place: Natrona County (2) vs. Evanston (4), 11:30 a.m. Championship: Rock Springs (3) vs. Kelly Walsh (1), 2:30 p.m ...
'Gravity' director Alfonso Cuaron turns to TV - Casper Star-Tribune
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Oscar-winning director Alfonso Cuaron was looking for an anti-"Gravity" follow up to his blockbuster space film, and he found it with a rare excursion into television. Cuaron and sci-fi auteur J.J. Abrams ("Lost," the "Star Trek ...
Crimea's new leader, a man with a murky past - Casper Star-Tribune
SIMFEROPOL, Ukraine (AP) — Two weeks ago, Sergey Aksyonov was a small-time Crimean politician, the leader of a tiny pro-Russia political party that could barely summon 4 percent of the votes in the last regional election. He was a little-known ...