Boxing: Nevada State suspends Alvarez after second positive test
(Reuters) - Mexican boxer Canelo Alvarez was temporarily suspended by the Nevada State Athletic Commission following two positive tests for the banned fat-burning drug clenbuterol, the body's executive director Bob Bennett said in a statement on Friday.
Motor racing: Ferrari's Vettel tops final free practice
MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Four-times Formula One champion Sebastian Vettel led a Ferrari 1-2 in the final free practice ahead of qualifying for the season-opening Australian Grand Prix on Saturday.
NCAA women's roundup: Oregon State stuns Baylor
Senior center Marie Gulich recorded 26 points, nine rebounds and three steals and sixth-seeded Oregon State ended the 30-game winning streak of second-seeded Baylor with a stunning 72-67 win in the semifinals of the Lexington Region at the women's NCAA Tournament Friday at Rupp Arena in Lexington, Ky.
Villanova pulls away late to beat West Virginia
Jalen Brunson scored 27 points to carry Villanova past West Virginia in an East Regional semifinal of the NCAA Tournament on Friday night in Boston.
UPDATE 4-NCAAB Results
Mar 24 (OPTA) - Results from the NCAAB games on Friday (home team in CAPS)(start times are EST)
Motor racing-Ferrari's Vettel tops final free practice
MELBOURNE, March 24 (Reuters) - Four-times Formula One champion Sebastian Vettel led a Ferrari 1-2 in the final free practice ahead of qualifying for the season-opening Australian Grand Prix on Saturday.
Top-seeded Kansas holds off Clemson to advance to Elite Eight
Sophomore guard Malik Newman scored a team-high 17 points Friday as Kansas edged Clemson 80-76 in a Midwest Regional semifinal game of the NCAA Tournament at Omaha, Neb.
Motor racing-Angry Ricciardo slams stewards for grid penalty
MELBOURNE, March 24 (Reuters) - A frustrated Daniel Ricciardo condemned Formula One stewards at the Australian Grand Prix after the Red Bull driver was handed a three-place grid penalty for his home race on Sunday.
Line drive fractures Bumgarner's pitching hand
San Francisco Giants ace Madison Bumgarner sustained a fractured pitching hand Friday when he was hit by a line drive off the bat of Kansas City's Whit Merrifield, who was leading off the third inning.
Louisville overpowers Stanford in regional semis
Louisville's Asia Durr led all scorers with an efficient 24 points Friday night as the top-seeded Cardinals cruised into the championship game of the Lexington Regional with an 86-59 beatdown of fourth-seeded Stanford in the women's NCAA Tournament at Rupp Arena in Lexington, Ky.
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